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We are Your “Circle of Comfort”
For over 130 years we’ve been helping families celebrate their loved-one’s life. Our professional staff will guide you through your service options that meet both your needs and budget. We will help you with the big decisions and handle the small details for you. We are a family-owned business that proudly serves all faiths, races and income levels. Our expertise and resources are unmatched. We offer the full spectrum of tributes from traditional funerals to cremation memorial services, and now green burial options. With state-of-the-art video, broadcasting, online guestbook, catering, and other customized services, we can make a tribute personal and meaningful; all within your budget.

Is cost an issue? Tell us and we will work with you.
We have 14 centers throughout metro Indianapolis, operate our own crematory, and have funeral and cemetery combination centers at: Floral Park, Hamilton Memorial Park, Memorial Park, Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Washington Park North Cemetery & Family Center, Washington Park East Cemetery & Community Life Center.

Cremation Specialists – Simple, Low Cost Alternatives Available
We have been the state’s leading provider of cremation services since we built our first crematory in 1904. Today, Flanner and Buchanan carries on this tradition at its Cremation Center of Indiana, located in downtown Indianapolis. We welcome your questions and offer tours to those that want to learn more about their choices. Tours can be arranged by calling 317-387-7000.

Working to Make Indianapolis A Better Community
With a proud heritage of service in Central Indiana, we play an active role in the community. Our company is a sponsor of Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, McMiracle, OASIS, many area schools, and countless other community service organizations and efforts. See our Facebook page to learn more.

For the Special Events of Your Life
The Community Life Center at Washington Park East Cemetery is becoming the city’s most popular destination for weddings. We were recently featured on CNN and USA Today. We just-remodeled the Speedway Community Center which featured large photographs in its lobby, can host receptions, business seminars, neighborhood meetings and family events.


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Norma Silcox

August 25, 1941 - October 24, 2014

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Betty Jackson

September 16, 1946 - October 24, 2014

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Michael Impink

December 3, 1949 - October 24, 2014

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David M. Keller

March 19, 1940 - October 24, 2014

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Bettie Comellia Henderson

November 10, 1933 - October 24, 2014

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Glen Lee

April 12, 1934 - October 24, 2014

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Michael Dennis Smith II

July 17, 1968 - October 24, 2014

Michael Dennis Smith II 46, of Indianapolis, IN passed away on October 24, 2014. He was born on July 17, 1968 in Fort Lee, Virginia to Michael and Helen Smith. Michael worked at Pizza Hut and was a volunteer at Old Bethel UMC food pantry. He was a graduate of Warren Central High School, class of 1987 and was voted their number one fan. Michael truly enjoyed watching WCHS football. He loved to...
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George Washington Franklin

February 22, 1927 - October 23, 2014

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Patricia J. Welch

January 25, 1932 - October 23, 2014

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Katherine Lucille Stearman

February 1, 1921 - October 22, 2014

Katherine Lucille Stearman, 93, of Indianapolis, passed away on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. She was born on February 1, 1921 in Pike County, IN to Claude and Monta (Stone) Amos. Katherine was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and the Daughters of the American Revolution. She also enjoyed being outside and tracing her family genealogy. Katherine is survived by her children, Linda Kellems,...
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Theodore "Ted" Hempel, Jr.

November 1, 1946 - October 22, 2014

Theodore "Ted" Hempel, Jr., 67, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014. He was born November 1, 1946 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Theodore (Sr.) and Stella Penna Hempel. Ted is survived by his wife Jane Tidwell Hempel; children Mark (Kris) Hempel, Tony (Christy) Hempel, William (Rose) Hempel, James "Doug" (Veronica) Hempel, Theodore "Ted" (Sharon) Hempel, III, Diana (Earl) Bartnett, Teddi...
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Canapathipillai Mahenthiran

January 9, 1923 - October 22, 2014

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Richard Henegen

June 21, 1931 - October 22, 2014

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Larry Joe Duncan

April 3, 1942 - October 22, 2014

Larry Joe Duncan, 72 of Brownsburg, passed away on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. He was born on April 3, 1942 in Coal City, IN to Walter Jospeh and Helen Elnora (Wells) Duncan. Larry was a member of the Plainfield Masonic Lodge. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Nancy Duncan; children, Annette (Tim) Vance, Teresa (Amanda) Duncan, Terri (Fred) Arrington and Dennis East; 6 grandchildren ...
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Mildred Naomi Humble

January 30, 1922 - October 22, 2014

Mildred Naomi Humble, 92, of Indianapolis passed away peacefully of Wednesday, October 22, 2014. She was born January 30, 1922 in Pasadena, Maryland to the late William and Edith Stinchomb Jenkins. Mildred is survived by her children John Humble and Charles (Lourdes) Humble, as well as Jane (Mike) Elson, who was like a daughter; grandchildren Kara (Jason) Frank, Josh Humble, Chrissy (David)...
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Frances " Francie " May Craft

September 6, 1941 - October 21, 2014

Frances "Francie" May Craft, 73, Camby, Indiana went home to Heaven on October 21, 2014. Fran was born in Peru, Indiana to Carl & Ruth Dyar of Clay City, Indiana. Cause of death was by complications from liver cancer. Francie graduated Clay City High School and lived 36 years in Martinsville, Indiana. Survived by husband of 52 years: Donald "Don" Gene Craft; son Donald Gene Craft Jr, wife: Cindy,...
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Charles Barker

September 29, 1926 - October 21, 2014

Charles Edward Barker 88, of Indianapolis, IN passed away on October 21, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Charles was known for his generous and giving spirit to all who knew him, Charles and his loving wife Clara together built their home; where it was always open to family, friends and neighbors. Charles was a World War II Veteran where he served his country proudly. He retired from...
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Connie Rentsh

February 9, 1940 - October 20, 2014

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Mary A. Kinney

May 24, 1931 - October 20, 2014

Mary A Kinney, 83, of Carmel, IN passed away at her home of Congestive Heart Failure on October 20, 2014, with her loving family at her side. Mary and Jim Kinney, along with their five daughters, moved to Carmel in 1970. Mary worked for many years in the construction industry before starting The Mary Kinney Company in 1999, which she operated until her retirement. Mary loved Ballroom dancing...
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Rose Balogh

May 7, 1925 - October 20, 2014

Rose Balogh, 89, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away on October 20, 2014. She was born on May 7, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Koran and Vartuie (Melkonian) Rahanian. Rose is preceded in death by her parents, brother, Pete Rahanian, and husband Louis Balogh. She is survived by her daughters, Donna, Rene, and Terri, sister Ida Rahanian Evranian, five grandchildren, Max, Madeline,...
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Carolyn R. Williams

September 22, 1948 - October 20, 2014

Carolyn R. Williams, 66, passed away at her home October 20, 2014. She was born September 22, 1948 in Indianapolis to Pauline (Ballard) and Kenneth Doss. Carolyn had worked at RCA and retired from Sam's Club. She enjoyed bingo, playing at the river boats, and she was a great cook. She mostly loved her family and being with grandchildren and great grandchildren. Carolyn is survived by sons,...
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Juanita M. (Parrott) Sanders

August 1, 1929 - October 20, 2014

Juanita Sanders, 85, Indianapolis, passed away October 20, 2014. She was born on August 1, 1929 in Indianapolis, the daughter of Virgil and Beulah (Lynch) Parrott. Juanita was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernie Sanders, her parents, and her brothers, Donald and Bill Parrott. She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Johantges (George); her son, Rick Sanders (Lita); her...
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Menota Kathleen Freeman

October 2, 1926 - October 19, 2014

Menota Kathleen (DeBotkin) Freeman, 88, of Zionsville, passed away October 19, 2014, at Zionsville Meadows. She was born in Indianapolis the daughter of Leo and Marguerite Hannon DeBotkin. She retired in 1994 from Methodist Hospital where she was a Medical Secretary. She married Raymond Freeman, May 2, 1952 and he preceded her in death November 11, 1978. She enjoyed dancing and socializing...
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Richard E. Lee

August 4, 1928 - October 19, 2014

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Daniel J. Green, Jr

August 31, 1915 - October 19, 2014

Daniel J. Green, Jr. 99, of Noblesville, Indiana passed away on October 19, 2014. Daniel was the son of Daniel J. Green, Sr. and Carrie Dodge Green. Daniel was born August 31, 1915 at Grandville Summit, Pennsylvania. At age 16 he graduated from Canton High School and entered Pennsylvania State University for two years. Daniel has was a fifty year resident of Bradford County where he owned a...
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William H. Orr

November 3, 1930 - October 19, 2014

Dr. William H. "Bill" Orr, 83 of Carmel, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014. Bill was born November 3, 1930 in Buffalo, NY to the late Dr. William J. and Margaret G. Orr. He was a 1948 graduate of Nichols High School in Buffalo. Bill earned his Bachelor's degree from Cornell University, his Master's degree from Catholic University, while teaching at the Naval Academy and his PhD. from...
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Robert "Bobby Lee" Holland

August 26, 1951 - October 18, 2014

Robert "Bobby Lee" Holland, 63 of Indianapolis passed away surrounded by his family on October 18, 2014. Born on August 26, 1951 & graduated from Northwest High School in 1969. Bob enjoyed fishing, golf, poker night w/ his buddies, spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be deeply missed by his devoted family that survives him, Wife of 43 years, Nancy; Mother, Jeanie;...
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Stephen R. Rogers

September 24, 1940 - October 18, 2014

Stephen R. Rogers 74 of Mooresville, IN passed away October 18, 2014.He was born on September 24, 1940 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Leonard and Barbara (Richey) Rogers. He worked for Yellow Freight Lines for 39 years retiring in 1999 as the Distribution Center Manager. He was a member of Plainfield Christian Church. He is survived by his wife, Georgana (Sullivan) Rogers, daughters, Tammy...
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Frances R. Curry

December 31, 1922 - October 18, 2014

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Sylvia S. Ragan

November 7, 1936 - October 18, 2014

Sylvia S. Ragan, 77, precious wife of Ron Ragan, went to Heaven to be with her Lord on Saturday, October 18, 2014 after some time of declining health – her body could not endure the constant battle of daily activity. She was born November 7, 1936 in Charlotte, North Carolina to the late Roy and Rachel Ross Sykes. She was a majorette in high school, and attended Presbyterian College. That's...
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Margie J. Whorton

March 5, 1929 - October 18, 2014

Margie J. Wilcher Whorton 85, passed away peacefully October 18, 2014. Margie was born in Beech Grove, Indiana to the late E.E. and Carrie Harvey. Despite having polio as a toddler, she lived her life with great strength and determination. She battled post polio syndrome her entire adult life with courage. She enjoyed spending time boating at Lake Monroe, traveling, and watching NASCAR...
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Joe T. Brar

July 11, 1973 - October 17, 2014

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Susan Vance

October 13, 1945 - October 16, 2014

Susan Vance 69 of Indianapolis, IN passed away October 16, 2014. She was born October 13, 1945 in Cincinnati, OH. She worked at Kirby-Risk for many years. She is survived by her children, Holly (Jarrett) Bailey, William Jarrett, step-children, Todd Bailey, Tracy (Bailey) Reiman, Chris Bailey, Brian Bailey and 6 grandchildren. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, October 24,...
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Norma Beck

April 25, 1925 - October 16, 2014

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Thurman Wayne Mayes

November 15, 1941 - October 16, 2014

THURMAN "WAYNE" MAYES Thurman "Wayne" Mayes of Indianapolis passed away on Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at age 72. Wayne was born on Nov 15, 1941 in Evansville, IN to the late Doris (Arhelger) and Thurman Mayes. In addition to his wife, Vicki J. (Schmidt) Mayes, he is survived by his sons, Erik and Kyle, his daughter, Lorayna Sanders (son-in-law Todd Sanders) and 5 grandchildren: Jake, Jason, Tori, Livi,...
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Yolande Karol Miles Liming

July 24, 1932 - October 16, 2014

Yolande Karol (Miles) Liming (July 24, 1932 – October 16, 2014) Yolande was born on July 24, 1932, just ahead of her twin sister, Marlys Jayne. They were born in Newton, IA to Gwendolyn Edith (Crosby) Harbour. They spent the first years of their lives living with their maternal grandparents, Raymond Lewis Crosby and Margaret Mae (Richardson) Crosby. Eventually, Gwen met and married Willis...
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Clarence Neil Johnson

December 29, 1938 - October 15, 2014

Clarence Neil Johnson, 75, Spencer, IN passed away October 15, 2014 at his home. He was born December 29, 1938 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Beatrice Katherine (Haley) and Howard Riley Johnson. Clarence was retired Master Sargent in the United States Marine Corps. Clarence is survived by his wife, Carolyn (Swinford) Johnson; children, Patrick Johnson, Dea Arenth, Joyce Kurtanich, James Helfer...
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Vina Cain

June 6, 1921 - October 15, 2014

Went to be with God October 15, 2014 at the age of 93. Wife to Alonzo Cain, for 68 amazing years. Mother to Janice Mackey & son-in-law to Rich Mackey. Mother to James Cain & mother-in-law to Diana Cain. Grandmother to Janice Deckard, Shelly Elder, Dustin Crist, and James M. Cain III. Great Grandmother to 10 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. We love you and miss you and a part...
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Gladys Phillips

June 2, 1923 - October 15, 2014

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Ruth A. Banks

December 14, 1929 - October 15, 2014

Mrs.Ruth Aline Banks was born on Dec.14, 1929 to the late Steven and Ardelia Hutcherson; and was a long time member of Kingsley Terrace Church of Christ in Indianapolis. Ruth received her education from Chrispus Attucks High School and was employed with R.C.A for a long time before she began working as a seamstress for Richmond Brothers Clothing Stores. From there, she successfully...
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Edith D. (Holmes) Levenberg

September 14, 1923 - October 15, 2014

Edith D. (Holmes) Levenberg, 91, made her Heavenly journey on October 15, 2014, peacefully at home with her family. Born on September 14, 1923 to Walter J. Holmes and Mary Finnley Holmes, she was the youngest of 13 children and the last one to make their transition. Edith was married to William J. Clas on May 2, 1942 and gave birth to her only daughter, Florence E. Clas Knowlton on September 25,...
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Yogendra Patel

October 5, 1932 - October 15, 2014

Yogendra M. Patel, 82, of Brownsburg, passed away on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. He was born on October 5, 1932 in Baroda, India to Manibhai and Dahiba Patel. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Kusum Patel; son, Kartik Patel; daughters, Alka Mahesh Patel, and Nina Patel; and 9 grandchildren. Yogendra is also survived by brothers, Hirubhai and Mukund Patel. He was preceded in death by...
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Ronald Lee Steele, Jr.

December 12, 1959 - October 14, 2014

Ronald Lee Steele, Jr., 54, Indianapolis, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. He was born on December 12, 1959 to Ronald and Oda Jean Steele. He was preceded in death by his father. Surviving to cherish his memory are his mother, Oda Jean Steele Tipton; brothers, Randy Steele, Tommy Steele (Melissa), and Travis Steele, Sr.; his sister, Teresa (Steele) McCaslin (Tim); his son...
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Robert T. Wolven

September 2, 1931 - October 14, 2014

Robert T. Wolven 83, Indianapolis, IN passed away Oct. 14, 2014. Funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. Oct. 18, 2014 at Flanner and Buchanan – Decatur with visitation after 12:00 p.m. Burial, Round Hill Cemetery. You are invited to go to the Guest Book page to pass along your personal message or tell a story. Sincerely, -Your friends at Flanner and Buchanan
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William R. Fox, Jr.

January 16, 1929 - October 14, 2014

William Raymond (Bill) Fox, Jr. 85, Speedway, passed away Tuesday 10/14 surrounded by loving family members. Visitation will be 4-8:00 pm on Friday 10/17 at Flanner & Buchanan – Speedway 2950 North High School Rd, Speedway, IN 46224; with funeral services on Saturday 10/18 at 11:00 am with visitation from 10-11am. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery. Bill is survived by his loving...
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Judy Clouse

December 23, 1936 - October 14, 2014

Judy Clouse, 77, of Indianapolis passed away Tuesday, October 14, 2014. She was born December 23, 1936 in Trafalgar, Indiana to the late Ray and Loretta B. Adams. Judy was truly an amazing person. Everyone she met was a friend. She was honest, loyal, passionate, and kind. Taking care of family was her main passion in life. She will be dearly missed. Judy is survived by her children Joyce...
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Mildred L. Lentz

October 6, 1922 - October 13, 2014

Mildred Kidwell Lentz 92, West Newton, Indiana passed away October 13, 2014. Mildred was born October 6, 1922 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Arthur and Goldie (Kephart) Kidwell. She had worked for Indiana Bell Telephone Co. and was the office manager for the Indiana State PTA office. During WW II she served as a WAVE in the U S Navy and was a member of the WAVE'S Association....
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Alvaro Villalta

August 18, 1955 - October 13, 2014

Alvaro Villalta, 59, of Carmel, passed away on October 13, 2014. Alvaro was born August 18th, 1955, in Cucuta, Colombia to the late Victor Manuel Villalta and Tulia Florez de Villalta. Alvaro graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. His determination, skill, and perseverance led to the founding of AV Consulting Engineers, an electrical...
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Earlessa "Ann" Martin

August 15, 1942 - October 13, 2014

Earlessa Ann Martin 72, of Fishers, IN went home to be with the Lord on October 13, 2014. She was born on August 15, 1942 to George and Cora Barnett. Ann as she was affectionately called was very involved and instrumental in the creation of Facility Concepts. She was a hard-worker and loyal individual. Ann was a devoted mother and loving grandmother. Her wisdom and great source of knowledge...
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Roberto Hinojosa, Jr.

November 30, 1956 - October 13, 2014

Roberto Hinojosa, Jr. 58, Indianapolis, IN died Oct. 13, 2014. Visitation, 12 noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 17, 2014 at Flanner and Buchanan – Decatur. Funeral, 3 p.m. Oct. 17, 2014 at funeral center. You are invited to go to the Guest Book page to pass along your personal message or tell a story. Sincerely, -Your friends at Flanner and Buchanan
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Charles "Charlie" Miller

February 8, 1919 - October 13, 2014

Charles "Charlie" Edward Miller, 95 of Zionsville, peacefully departed from this earth to join the Lord on October 13, 2014. He was born February 8, 1919 in Old Augusta, IN to Frank and Helen Langford Miller. Charles moved to Zionsville in 1920, where he grew up across the street from his future bride Anne (Mills) Miller. Charles graduated from Zionsville High School in 1937. Charles and Anne...
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Venus Pappas

June 7, 1927 - October 12, 2014

Venus (Venetia) Callas Pappas died on Sunday October 12, 2014 at Zionsville Meadows after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was 87 years old. She was preceded in death by her parents, Gus and Andronike Callas, brother Peter Callas, and husband Nick G. Pappas. She is survived by her four children, Karen (Larry) White, George (Delora) Pappas, and Connie and Greg Pappas. She leaves behind 6...
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Jerry Wayne "Jay" Buckner

July 2, 1965 - October 12, 2014

Jerry Wayne "Jay" Buckner, 49, passed away on October 12, 2014 after a five year battle with a failing heart. He was born July 2, 1965, and his maternal grandmother, Katie Anderson, called him her little Jay-Bird. He has been called Jay ever since. Jay is survived by his parents Laverne and Bill Buckner; daughter Kelsay Buckner (Clay) Carrigan; siblings Jonathan and Jodi; maternal aunts Millie...
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Mark Andrew Hutslar

June 10, 1970 - October 12, 2014

Mark Andrew Hutslar, age 44, of Westfield passed away peacefully October 12th, 2014 He was born June 10th, 1970 in Gary, Indiana. Mark is survived by his parents Paul and Linda Hutslar, the love of his life Heather Hutslar who he married December 18th, 1993, children Mark Alan Hutslar and daughter Samantha Ann Hutslar. Family was always the most important aspect of life for Mark and he...
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Nona Imogene Shaffer

December 6, 1937 - October 11, 2014

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Steven Howard

October 8, 1956 - October 11, 2014

Steven R. Howard, 58, of Carmel, entered into Heaven on Saturday, October 11, 2014, surrounded by his family. Steve was the son of Arla (Watson) and James L. Howard, Sr., and was born in Jeffersonville, IN. He graduated from Jeffersonville High School in 1974 and later received his business degree from Indiana Wesleyan. Steve spent his entire professional career with United Parcel Service and...
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Beatrice Lorraine Seibel

October 30, 1924 - October 10, 2014

Beatrice Lorraine Seibel (89) went to be with the Lord on October 10, 2014. She was born in Des Moines, Iowa to Ray (Dewey) and Irene Walker. Bea was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 60 years Dr. Robert M. Seibel and her daughter Roberta Maire Seibel. She will be greatly missed until we see her again, by her two sons Steven (Susan) Seibel and David (Linda) Seibel, her six...
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William "Bill" John McDonnell

July 20, 1925 - October 10, 2014

William John McDonnell 89, of Indianapolis, IN passed away on October 10, 2014. He was born on July 20, 1925 to Bernard and Margaret McDonnell. William worked for Eli Lilly and retired after 33 years of services. He was a proud WWII Navy veteran. William enjoyed scouting for 55 years and received the prestigious Boy Scouts volunteer award, the silver beaver. He was a member of the Tuesday...
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Frank Dubiel

December 23, 1929 - October 10, 2014

Frank was born on December 23, 1929 in Manchester, CT to John and Mary (Pachak) Dubiel. Frank served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was retired from UPS after 20 years of service. He is survived by his children, Frank (Esther) Dubiel of Indianapolis, IN, Walter Dubiel of West Palm Beach, FL, and Linda Dubiel of Franklin, NC. Frank is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 1 great...
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Patricia Sanborn

November 8, 1952 - October 10, 2014

Patricia Tucker Sanborn was 61 when she died on October 10, 2014. She was born in Hanover New Hampshire in 1952 and was a graduate of Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan NH. She graduated from Adelphi University (Garden City, NY) with a degree in French Language in 1974. There she was a member of the French Honor Society and on the Dean's List. Upon graduation, Pat moved to Indianapolis...
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Nancy Joan Strange

February 21, 1930 - October 10, 2014

Nancy Joan (Hedge) Strange, 84, went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 10, 2014, following a long illness. She passed away just eleven days after her beloved husband of 67 years, Kelly Strange. Nancy was devoted to her family. She was a loving mother to Stephen (Judy), David (Cindi) and Bradley (Angie) Strange, a precious grandmother to Matthew (Susan), Andrew (Laura), Ryan, Aaron (Alison),...
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Martha R. Finchum Miller Collins

March 13, 1939 - October 10, 2014

Martha was the daughter of Woody and Bertha Finchum. She worked for RCA for more than 30 years; retiring early to move to Southern Indiana. She is survived by her husband, William Collins, her three children, Marsha Miller-Burkhardt, Garrrick (Tonya) Miller, Bart Miller and four grandchildren, Mirrissa, Miles, Jessica and Emma. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 14th from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p...
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David Lee King

August 27, 1946 - October 9, 2014

David L. King, 68, of Zionsville, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Altoona, PA the son of Richard and Dorothy (Trail) King. He retired from the State of Indiana-FSSA department in 2012. He received his B.S. Degree from Indiana Wesleyan and had attended Purdue University. He enjoyed camping and had coached his sons little league...
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Helen Maurer

March 20, 1921 - October 9, 2014

Helen Margaret Swann Maurer March 20, 1921-October 9, 2014 Wife of John Swann and Bernard Maurer who have both preceded her in eternal rest. Mother of Larry and Debbie Manter; Mother-in-Law of Brenda Swann and Gary Manter; Grandmother of Amy Sauer, John Swann, Stacey Walter, and Adam Manter; Great Grandmother of Evan, Harper, and Monroe Swann; April and Haley Walter; Lacey, Kellie, and Joey...
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Linda Peterson

October 9, 2014

Linda A. (Heath) Peterson, Age, Linda always said,"a women who will tell her age will tell anything", of Zionsville, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Indianapolis the daughter of Warren and Bobbie (Nance) Heath. She was committed to her family, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and mentor. She was a longtime member of Salem United...
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Gary L. Tarter

October 8, 2014

Gary L. Tarter Of Indianapolis, IN passed away on October 8, 2014. He was born to Charles and Irene Tarter. Gary worked for UPS and retired in 1999. He was a sports car enthusiast and was a member of the Indiana/Kentucky Viper Club. Gary enjoyed many hobbies including watching NASCAR, playing golf and reading anything sci-fic related. His true passion in life was being a hot air balloon...
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Joan Mize Ervin

May 16, 1935 - October 8, 2014

Joan Mize Ervin 79, of Indianapolis, passed away on October 8, 2014. Graveside services will be held on, Monday, October 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Oaklawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements handled by Flanner and Buchanan-Broad Ripple.
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Emma Louise Reed

March 25, 1926 - October 7, 2014

E. Louise Reed, 88 of North Palm Beach passed away on October 7, 2014. She was born on March 25, 1926 in Indianapolis, the daughter of the late Freeman and Emma Lasbury. She married Robert Willis Reed, who preceded her in passing after 37 years of marriage. She was employed by Walker Research and retired from AAA Motor Club. Louise volunteered 25 years of service to the Women's Auxiliary...
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Harold Judd Parton

December 4, 1930 - October 7, 2014

Harold J. Parton, 83 of Indianapolis passed away on October 7, 2014. He was born in New River, Tennessee to Fred and Catherine Ann Honeycutt Parton and moved to Indianapolis after he served in the US Army in the Korean War. He retired from Kroger after 39 years of service. He was a member of Warren Baptist Church and former member of Heather Hills Baptist Church. He loved his family and his...
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John M. Moore

September 15, 1928 - October 7, 2014

Dr. John M. Moore 86, Indianapolis, passed away October 7, 2014. John was born in Kansas City, Missouri on September 15, 1928 and raised by his parents, Wesley Bolen and Mildred (Bennett) Moore and his grandparents Carrie and Mansfield Bennett. He graduated from Madison High School in Madison, IN. John served his country in the U.S. Army Medical Corps as a doctor during the Korean War. ...
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Charles Vincent DeCoursey IV "Deke"

August 27, 1948 - October 6, 2014

Charles V. DeCoursey, IV " Deke" 66, of Indianapolis passed away October 6, 2014. Charles was born on August 27, 1948 to the late Charles III and Kathryn Thomes DeCoursey. Charles was also preceded in death by his sister, Evelyn Reid DeCoursey. Charles was a graduate of Indiana University and was a United States Army veteran who served in Vietnam. He enjoyed golfing, making people laugh, and...
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James W. Froschauer, Jr.

July 28, 1933 - October 6, 2014

James W. Froschauer, Jr., 81, Indianapolis, passed away October 6, 2014. He was born on July 28, 1933 in Indianapolis, the son of James W. Froschauer, Sr. and Jessie M. (Wolf) Froschauer. Jim retired from Indianapolis Public Schools. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Larry and Steven Froschauer. Jim is survived by his daughters, Juanita T. Bravo and Jessie M....
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Domenic Louis Angelicchio

January 21, 1944 - October 6, 2014

Domenic Louis Angelicchio, age 70, Indianapolis, died peacefully on October 6, 2014. He was a man generous to all, who garnered respect from everyone who knew him. On our best dressed list, he is truly mourned by Indy dry cleaners. He was captain courageous whose soul lifted and sustained us. A Secret Keeper extraordinaire and a fierce fisherman who always caught the biggest fish...except when...
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Kenneth Joseph Funke

May 1, 1927 - October 6, 2014

Kenneth Joseph Funke 87, Indianapolis, passed away October 6, 2014. He was born in Indianapolis, IN on May 1, 1927 to the late, Donald J. and Clara (Breining) Funke. He was married for 53 years to Joan (Arszman) Funke who passed away in 2001. He was a graduate of Cathedral High School. Kenneth served his country in the U.S. Navy and during his career, Kenneth owned his own fire protection...
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Thomas J. Cook

October 29, 1957 - October 5, 2014

Thomas J. Cook, 56, of Indianapolis, passed away on October 5, 2014. He was born on October 29, 1957 to Carl and Margie Cook in Indianapolis. He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Patrick Cook. Surviving to cherish his memory are his sons Stephen Cook and Christopher Cook; and his siblings Carri Graf, Larry Cook, Steve Cook, Debbie Cook Lawler and Daniel Cook. Friends may call...
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Nancy E Stimson

July 9, 1946 - October 5, 2014

Nancy Englehart Stimson went to be with the Lord after a swift, yet courageous, battle with cancer. Her love of family and incredible faith guided her through her final moments. Nancy was preceded in death by her mother, Nancy and her brother, Tim. She is survived by her father, Theodore McNutt Englehart, her husband of 45 years, John J. Stimson, her eldest son, John and wife, Ellen and...
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Marietta Hotka

May 9, 1959 - October 5, 2014

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Olvena Joy Jarrett Taylor

December 1, 1929 - October 5, 2014

Olvena Joy Jarrett Taylor, 84, of Indianapolis passed away Sunday, October 5, 2014 in Carmel. She was born December 1, 1929 in Sharpsville, Indiana to the late Ralph Leroy and Charlean Obedience Hoffman Jarrett. Olvena enjoyed many years of volunteer work for Old Bethel United Methodist Church. Her main passion in life was loving and caring for her family - all of whom will dearly miss her. ...
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Eric Abstone

October 4, 2014


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Timothy Gale Guy

May 23, 1946 - October 4, 2014

Timothy G. Guy, age 68, of Brownsburg, IN passed away October 4th, 2014 Tim was born May 23rd, 1946 in Beech Grove, IN to his late parents Elmer and Shirley Guy. He served our country proudly during the Vietnam War with the United States Marine Corp and was an active member of the American Legion. Tim enjoyed attending all of his grandchildren's sporting events which included baseball, cross...
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Gladys Turner Whitley

March 3, 1942 - October 3, 2014

GLADYS MARIE TURNER was born on March 3, 1942 to Early James and Margaret Turner in Birmingham, Alabama. When Gladys was 2 ½ years of age, the Turner family relocated to Indianapolis, Indiana. She attended Grade School #23, Junior High School #17, and graduated from Crispus Attucks High School in 1968. As a teenager, she was baptized and became a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Later in...
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Colette Lydia Hawkins

June 18, 1957 - October 3, 2014

Colette Lydia Hawkins, 57, passed away October 3, 2014. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11:00am at Flanner and Buchanan-Washington Park North, with calling beginning at 10:00am. Memorial Contributions may be made to; American Kidney Foundation. Sincerely, -Your friends at Flanner and Buchanan
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Joseph Christian Zur Schmiede

August 9, 1925 - October 3, 2014

Joseph Christian Zur Schmiede, 89, passed away peacefully at home October 3, 2014, never losing his sense of humor and surrounded by family and friends. He was born August 9, 1925, in New Albany, Indiana to Christian Michael and Ida Streicher Zur Schmiede. Joe graduated from New Albany High School, attended Notre Dame University, and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was employed for 43½ years by...
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Lois Corduana

June 4, 1949 - October 3, 2014

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Gloria R. Gladson

January 20, 1930 - October 3, 2014

Gloria R. (Gray) Gladson, 84, Indianapolis, passed away October 3, 2014. She was born January 20, 1930 in Harlan County, Kentucky. She was a member of Pleasant Heights Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughter, Karen L. (William) Long of Matthews, North Carolina; son, Timothy S. (Vicki) Gladson of Nashville, Tennessee; grandchildren, Blaine Long, Tyler Long, Ashlee (Matthew) Johnston,...
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Helena Marie Zook

March 7, 1927 - October 3, 2014

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Kay Field

November 16, 1920 - October 2, 2014

Kay Hunt Field, 93 of Carmel, passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014. Kay was born November 16, 1920 in Washington, D.C. to the late Ralph W. and Virginia Poole Hunt. Kay was a lady blessed with many gifts. Her singing talent was evident from an early age. While in high school she performed on a local weekly radio show and soon became the featured vocalist with "Big Bands" in Washington D.C...
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Gayle Mullins

January 28, 1951 - October 2, 2014

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Lois P. McGuffey

February 8, 1948 - October 2, 2014

Lois P. McGuffey, 66, of Indianapolis passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014. She was born February 8, 1948 in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania to Eleanor Kraus Hayes and the late Edward Hayes. Lois was a long time member of Post Road Christian Church. She was also part of a group of women who met for Bible Study for over 40 years. She survived polio, and became a poster child for its treatment. After...
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Wanda Sanders

May 12, 1922 - October 2, 2014

Wanda Sanders, 1922-2014 Nine children called her Great-Grandma, Seven children called her Grandma, Four children called her Mom. One man called her his Wife and the love of his life. Wanda Mae Caloud Sanders was born in Rice Lake, Wisconsin on May 12, 1922. She left her earthly home on October 2, 2014 at the age of 92. Wanda graduated from the Mercy Hospital nursing program and served...
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John David Middleton

March 23, 1961 - October 1, 2014

John David Middleton, 53, died peacefully at home on October 1, comforted by the love of his life, his wife Suzanne. John was born in East Chicago to Grayce and Vance Middleton, who predeceased him. He grew up in Highland and Lowell where he made many friends, so many of whom visited him in recent weeks. After graduating from Lowell High School, he attended Purdue Calumet and then moved to...
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Paul Richard Lipps

August 20, 1943 - October 1, 2014

Paul Richard Lipps, 71, of Carmel, passed away suddenly, Wednesday at St. Vincent Hospital. Paul was born August 20, 1943 in Indianapolis, the son of Paul and Leona (Losey) Lipps. Paul was devoted to his children's sports teams and activities, and served as youth group leader at his church. He was an avid Colts, racing, and Cincinnati Reds fan, and loved boating. Paul attended Purdue...
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Dennis Ray Jakeway

March 23, 1963 - October 1, 2014

Dennis R. Jakeway 51, of Rockville, died October 1, 2014. Dennis was born on March 23, 1963 in Indianapolis to Leland Jakeway and Sandy Foster. After high school, Dennis proudly served his country in the US Army. He was the owner of Jakeway Flooring Company. He also has a passion for music and played as a drummer for several bands Dakota, Willow River, Poplar Ridge and Sonny Jacobs and The...
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William Church

October 1, 2014

William H. "Bill" Church, Jr., 72 of Carmel, passed away Wednesday, October 1, 2014. Bill was born October 4, 1941 in Muncie to the late William H. Sr., and Virginia (Tyrrell) Church. Bill was an executive with Republic National Distributing Company (formally, National Wine and Spirits) for 10 years, retiring in 2011. Prior, he was employed by Seagram's Distillers from 1972 to 2001. Before his...
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Julian G. Mount

August 18, 1922 - October 1, 2014

Julian G. Mount, 92, of Indianapolis passed away Wednesday, October 1, 2014. He was born August 18, 1922 in Russellville, Indiana to the late Leon C. and Audrey Mount. Julian proudly served his country in World War II. He found employment as a Senior Technician in Pharmaceutical Research for Eli Lilly for 37 years. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and a Member of the Scottish Rite, as well as...
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Annie M. Byrd

January 6, 1943 - September 30, 2014

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Robert Loren Dobbins, Sr.

August 19, 1945 - September 30, 2014

Robert Loren Dobbins, Sr., 69, Indianapolis, passed away September 30, 2014. He was born on August 19, 1945. Bob is survived by his wife of 36 years, Linda (Madsen) Dobbins; his sons, Edward and Roy Wilkins and Robert Dobbins, Jr.; 15 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; and his sisters, Vanetia Collins and Barbara Gill. Services will be on Friday, October 3 at 2:30 PM at Flanner and...
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Judith Ann Lamb

June 2, 1940 - September 29, 2014

Judith A. Lamb, 74 of Indianapolis passed away on September 29, 2014. She was born in Montpelier, Indiana to Robert Dale and Helen Smith. She graduated from Tipton High School in 1958. She worked for Ice Miller for 38 years before retiring. She enjoyed reading, lunch with friends and attending her grandkids' events. She was a member of Aldersgate Free Methodist Church. Surviving to cherish...
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Charles Randolph Hardy

June 17, 1925 - September 29, 2014

Charles Randolph Hardy, 89, passed away September 29, 2014 in Avon. Charles had worked for Unisource for many years. He was a graduate of George Washington High School. He enjoyed music and being with family and friends. He was born June 17, 1925 in Indianapolis son to Harvey and Iva (Davis) Hardy. Charles is survived by his sons, Randy Hardy and Mike Hardy; two grandchildren, Keith Logue and...
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Dorothy Norris

February 6, 1927 - September 29, 2014

Dorothy L. Norris, 87 of Carmel, passed away Monday, September 29, 2014. Dorothy was born February 6, 1927 in Loogootee, IN to the late James F. and Anastasia Hopkins O'Neal. Dorothy was a graduate of Indiana University and worked as a teacher for 10 years. After raising her family, she joined her husband working in real estate. Dorothy was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Family...
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