Frances M. White
Frances M. White, 80, San Dimas, California passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2007, in Glendora, California following a brief illness.
She was born on March 19, 1927, in Hamilton Co., Indiana to Benjamin and Elsie (Kepner) Davis.
She is survived by four children, Carolyn Eiler of Fishers, Dennis White, Zionsville, Wayne White of Lapel, and Sidney Myers of Noblesville; three brothers, Jerry Davis of Noblesville, Ray Davis of Noblesville, and Glen Davis of Florida; nine grandchildren, Kimberly Granger, Russell Eiler, Wendy Geiger, Jeff White, Brian White, Eric White, Laurie Gabree, Stan Myers, and Dallas Myers; and ten great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by, her parents and several brothers and sisters.
Graveside will be held at 10:30 am Tuesday at Brookside Cemetery
in Lapel with Rev. Evan Lash officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Forrest G. Byer
Forrest G. "Pete" Byer, 89, Anderson, passed away Wednesday June 12, 2002, at St. John Health System in Anderson following a brief illness.
He was born on January 21, 1913 in Danville, Indiana to Granville and Martha (Parker) Byer.
He was a 1931 Lapel High School Graduate and had been a member of Ford Street United Methodist Church since 1925.
He spent most of his life in the Anderson, Lapel, and Noblesville area. He retired in early 1973 after 40 years of employment at Delco Remy and after retiring, he moved to Florida. He also farmed for 40 years. He was a member of the Lapel Masonic Lodge No. 625 since 1925.
He is survived by wife of over 50 years, Iona M. (Tyler) Byer; two sons, Robert Byer of Ocala, FL., and Richard (wife, Barbara) Byer of Pendleton; five grandchildren, Chris (wife, Tina) Byer of Markleville, Tim (wife, Sherri) Byer of Noblesville, Penny (husband, Gary) Gustin of Pendleton, Lori Brizendine of Markleville, Bonni (husband, Tim) Bell of Denver, CO; ten great grandchildren, Nathan and Destiny Byer son and daughter of Chris and Tina Byer, Jason and Jonathan Byer sons of Tim and Sherri Byer, Koby, Kenzie and Conner sons and daughter of Penny and Gary Gustin; Aaron and Austin sons of Lori Brizendine, and Jessica daughter of Bonni and Tim Bell; two sisters, Virginia (husband, Louis) Redick of Indianapolis, and Roberta (husband, Loral) Sears of Sun Lake, AZ.; former sister-in-law, Rosemary Sears of Lapel; ten nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and a brother Floyd Byer.
Services will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel with Rev. Mark Helm officiating. Burial will be at the Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM Friday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel. Masonic memorial services will be conducted at 8:00 PM Friday.
John A. Forney, Jr.
Rev. John A. Forney, Jr., 77, Lapel, passed away Friday April 9, 2004 at Saint John's Health System Anderson, after a sudden illness.
He was born on August 15, 1926 in Indianapolis, Indiana to John and Olive (Ormsby) Forney.
He served as pastor at Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Camby, Indiana, First Baptist Church in Cloverdale, and Community Baptist Church in Greencastle.
He attended Victory Baptist Church in Anderson. He was a veteran of the US Navy, and US Marine Corps. He was a printer for the Best Lock Corp.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Helen Louise (Edwards) Forney; four children, daughter, Tressa (husband, Larry) Shepherd of Pendleton, son, Paul (wife, Lorenda) Forney of Trenton, GA. , son, Matthew (wife, Michelle) Forney of Anderson; six grandchildren, Scott (wife, Amy) Shepherd of Lapel, Andy (wife, Deb) Shepherd of Lapel, Julie (husband, Ed) Achenbach of Lapel, Lisa (husband, Patrick) Gibson of Chattanooga, TN., Bradley Forney of Anderson, and Nicholas Forney of Anderson; eleven great-grandchildren; four sisters, Maxine (husband Joe) Kamleiter of Florida, Rita Jean Lewis of Georgia, Bonnie Vada Lile of Texas, and Charna (husband Wayne) Cox of Indianapolis; and serveral nieces and nephews.
Services will be held 10:30 AM Monday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel, with Rev Ken King officiating. Burial will be at the Brookside Cemetery
Friends may call from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Sunday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel.
The family request that memorial contributions be given to Victory Baptist Church, 4301 Scatterfield Rd. Anderson, Indiana 46013-2630
Eula M. Patrick
Eula M. Patrick, 79, Tuscon, Arizona, passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2006, at Community Hospital in Anderson after a sudden illness.
She was born on September 23, 1926, in Asheville, North Carolina the daughter of Forest and Hattie (Sherlin) Erwin. She was a retired pre-school teacher. She is survived by her husband, John Patrick; one daughter, Terry (husband, Terry) Hendricks of Tuscon, AZ; one brother, Tim (wife, Karen) Erwin of Noblesville; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, John Anthony Patrick. Services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel with Rev. Hervey Lawrence officiating.
Friends may call from 10:00 AM until the time of the service Saturday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel.
Ethel F. Green
Ethel F. Green, 73, Lapel, passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2006, at her daughter's residence in Anderson following an extended illness.
She was born on January 6, 1933, in Brooks, Alberta, Canada to Fay and Linda (Cook) Howell. She came to live in the states when she was 14 years old.
She was a homemaker.
She was a Lapel High School graduate and was a member of the former Madison County Homemakers Club.
She is survived by two sons, Forest "Woody" (wife, Pam) Green of Fishersburg, and Hilbert "Tex" Green (Jerry Dowell) of Indianapolis; two daughters, Leslie Edwards (Ron Davis) of Anderson, and Rosalind Lynn (Randy Cleary) of Anderson; one brother, Ernest "Butch" Howell of Lapel; eleven grandchildren, Forest "Chip" Green, Corey Green, Stacy Green, Chance Green, Lee Edwards, Joel Edwards, Ryan Edwards, Jessica Slayton, Jimmy Lynn, Jasmine Hamilton, and Brandon Wayne Chrisman; sixteen great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hilbert Green.
Services will be held at 1:00 PM Friday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel with Rev. Claude Creel officiating. Burial will be at the Brookside Cemetery
Friends may call from 4:00 PM 8:00 PM Thursday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family through the funeral home.
Elizabeth A. Huntzinger
Elizabeth A. Huntzinger, 95, Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at Saint Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis following a brief illness.
She was born on January 6, 1912, in Noblesville, Indiana to Edward and Eleanor (Hare) Forsythe.
She graduated from Noblesville High School in 1929 and received a BA from Butler University in 1933. She received her MAE from Ball State University.
Elizabeth retired in 1977 from Lapel High School where she had taught Home Economics and was also a guidance counselor.
She was a life-long member of the First Christian Church in Noblesville and a member of the Lapel Rural Garden Club, the Nameless Bridge Club, and the Lapel Lady Lions. She also spent many years as a 4-H leader and was active as a cheerleading sponsor.
She is survived by two daughters, Eleanor (husband, Ravi) Talwar and Carol (husband, Bob) Piganelli both of Carmel; one foster son, Michael Croy of Naples, FL; and two grandsons, Joseph Piganelli of Charleston, SC and Michael Piganelli of Carmel.
She was preceded in death by, her parents and her husband, Fred K. Huntzinger.
Funeral will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday at Noblesville First Christian Church, 16377 Herriman Blvd., Noblesville with Rev. Eric Brotheridge officiating, Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery, Lapel.
Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 North Main Street, Lapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Noblesville First Christian Church.
Eleanor Elaine Renner, 91, Lapel, passed away Tuesday, February 22, 2005, at her residence following an extended illness.
She was born on March 4, 1913, in Hartford City, Indiana to Edward and Florence (Haney) Waters.
She taught high school Latin and English in both Hartford City and Lapel and was also a substitute teacher in Lapel for many years.
She attended the United Brethren church in Hartford City. She was an avid photographer and loved the outdoors.
She is survived by her husband, Austin Renner, one daughter, Suzanne (husband, William Peachy of Akchakoja, Turkey; one son, Steven (wife, Darlene) Renner of Yorktown; four grandchildren, Miriam Kenanah of Phoenix, Arizona. Solomon Peachy of Melbourne, Florida Ayla Peachy of Athens, Georgia, and Leylea Peachy of Athens, Georgia; and two great grandchildren, Faisal Kenanah, and Kamal Kenanah.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Janet Elaine Renner.
Services will beheld at 1:00 p.m., Monday with the Rev. Harold Scott officiating. Burial will be at the Brookside Cemetery
Friends may call from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel.
Elizabeth F. Elkins
Elizabeth F. Elkins, 90, Noblesville, passed away Sunday, April 25, 2004, at Riverview Hospital Noblesville following a brief illness.
She was born on October 15, 1913, in Pendleton, Indiana to Arthur and Lula (Spall) Kramer.
She is survived by five children, Marvin (wife, Phyllis) Elkins of Cape Coral, FL, Frances Drake of Crestwood, KY, Sherry Elkins of Cave Creek, AZ, Donna (husband, Alvin) Losh of Noblesville, and Betty (husband, Kenny) Wiley of Fortville; one sister, Marge (husband, Paul) Dial of Zephyrhills; one brother, Raymond "Red" (wife, Jeanne) Kramer of Lapel; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford Elkins in 1982.
Graveside services will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday at Brookside Cemetery
in Lapel with Rev. Stephen Hancock officiating.
There will be no calling hours.
Edith L. Davis
Edith L. (Bodenhorn) Davis, age 93, died on Friday August 20, 2004 at the Harbour Manor Care Center in Noblesville after a brief illiness.
She was born on May 19, 1911 in Lapel, Indiana, daughter of Lee and Florence (Shelton) Bodenhorn.
She was a Lapel High School graduate and a member of Ford Street United Methodist Church, and belonged to Circle 1.
She is survived by two nieces Norma Wells, of Muncie, and Alice Bodenhorn, of Lapel; three Great-Nieces, Cathy Coomer, of Lapel, Joyce (husband, Brent) Judge, of Florida, and Karen (husband Clay) Parkison, of Lapel; Two Great-Nephews Brian Wells, Muncie, and David Lee (wife Donna) Bodenhorn, Lapel; several Great Great Nieces and Nephews; and a life time friend, Anna Woods, of Lapel.
She was preceded in death by her parents , husband Riley Davis, two sisters Mary Catherine (Katie) Scott, and Agnes Milner, brother David Bodenhorn, nephew Kenneth Bodenhorn and a niece Ina Marie Stookey.
Services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday at Ford Street United Methodist Church of Lapel with Rev. Mark Helm officiating. Burial will be at the Brookside Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Monday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ford Street United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 626, Lapel, Indiana 46051