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Obituaries May 23, 2012 PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 23 May 2012 00:00

DAVID LYNN MAINOUS, 54
LEONARD VIRGIL BROWN, 68
CARL MANNING, 85
WILLIAM STEWART "BILL" TUCK, 64
BETTY M. SHRUM, 83
FOREST D. “SHORTY” SNYDER, JR., 53
BECKY SUE (TANDY) GOODLET, 54
DALE LEE HUFF, 81
HERMAN JACKSON, 86
DALE ERVIN KING, 64
LAWRENCE WILSON BENHAM, 58
LEON E. GARDNER, JR., 68
DANIEL R GIROD, 27
GREGORY W. BAKER, 50
MARY MAXINE NICHOLSON, 89
PEGGY A. GREENE, 79
CHARLES W. RENAKER, JR., 84
CHARLES "CHARLIE" VEST, 72
LEORA CAROL TINGLE MARSH, 72
DENICE MARLING, 45
DONALD CARSON COCHRAN, 62
ELIZABETH M. (KELMEL) GETTELFINGER, 91
MARJORIE M. MOON LAWSON, 72

 

DAVID LYNN MAINOUS, 54, of Madison, died Monday, May 14, 2012 in Norton Hospital Louisville.
He was born November 1, 1957 in Clay County, Ky., the son of the late Hampton Mainous and Emma (Herald) Buckner.
He was an employee of Madison State Hospital Madison.
Survivors include his brother, J.B. Riley, Leitchfield, Ky. and a sister, Donetta Hambrick, Booneville, Ky.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, May 18, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. Joel Barrett officiating.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Buchanan Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
Buchanan Funeral Home is located at 115 North Second Street in Austin, Indiana 47102.

 


LEONARD VIRGIL BROWN, 68, Jeffersonville, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He was born on April 24, 1944 to Willis and Beatrice Banks Brown in Letcher Co., Ky.
He was an x-ray technician for 32 years for Clark Memorial Hospital.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Wingo Brown; daughter, Melissa Ann Webb (James) of Otisco; mother, Beatrice Brown of New Market, Ind.; brother, Wendell Brown (Rita) of Marysville; grandsons, Joshua & Jordan Webb both of Otisco; nephews, Michael Brown (Stephanie) of Jeffersonville, and Jason Brown (Kelli) of Jeffersonville.
Graveside service will be held on Friday, May 18, 2012 at 5 p.m. at the Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, and Friday from 1-5 p.m.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


CARL MANNING, 85, of Commiskey, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at his residence.
He was born October 4, 1926 in Carter County, Ky. the son of Alvin and Arleena Patton Manning. He married Julian McIntosh on December 12, 1947 in Seymour. She preceded him in death on April 8, 2011.
He worked as a custodian at Engine Air in Seymour, retiring in 2007; he had previously worked as a machine operator at the Cummins Engine Company in Walesboro and Madison for five years; Leir Siegler and Arvins both in Seymour. He served in the United States Navy during World War II serving on the USS Intrepid. He was a 50 year member and former Deacon of the 1st Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, and a member of the Schmidlapp Lodge #408 in Madison.
Survivors include one son, Mike (Ruth) Manning of Commiskey; three daughters, Linda (Jim) Watts and Rita Manning all of North Vernon, and Sherry (Vincent) Webster of King Salmon, Alaska; two brothers, Vaughn Manning of Cloverdale, Ind. and Keith (Judy) Manning in Madison; two sisters, Deloris (Tommy) Miles of North Vernon and Maxine (Terrell) Bishop of Wilkerson, Ind.; seven grandchildren, Jim Watts, Chris (Christina) Manning, Matt and Carly Manning all of North Vernon, Bryan Watts, of Cincinnati, Ohio, Troy Webster of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Derek (Emily) Webster of Madison, Connecticut; 12 great-grandchildren, Lasarina Webster, Maev Webster and Colm Webster of Madison, Indiana, Shelbie Manning, Hallie Manning, Madyson Manning, Lydia Manning, Jaidalyn Manning, Teagen Johnson, Dalton Brogdon, Christin Brogdon, and Justin Brogdon all of North Vernon, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, four brothers, Kenneth, James, Ralph and Donald Manning and one sister, Katherine Jeffers.
Funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2012 at the First Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, with the Rev. Jeff Hood officiating.
Friends may call at the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 17, 2012 and one hour prior to the service on Friday, May 18, 2012 at the Church.
Members of Schmidlapp Lodge #408 of Madison, Indiana will provide a Masonic Memorial Service at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 17, 2012. Burial will be in the First Marion Baptist Church Cemetery with members of Matt Hester Post #2021, V.F.W. providing military graveside rites.
Memorials may be made through the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services to Hospice of Jennings County.


WILLIAM STEWART "BILL" TUCK, 64, of Two Worlds Drive, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was employed at Cummins Engine Company for 35 years, retiring in 2005.An avid bowler, he attained two perfect 300 games in his career, and also enjoyed playing in softball leagues throughout most of his life. He was born in Danbury, Conn., Sept. 23, 1947, the son of Robert Hazard Tuck and Lorraine Lathrop Tuck. He married Marquita Montgomery Nov. 14, 1970.
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Rachelle (Jerry) Zollman of Scottsburg and Amy (Clinton) Anderson of Columbus; sisters, Donna (Mike) Bechelli of Columbus; and grandchildren, Collin Stewart Zollman, Allison Rana Zollman, William Allen Anderson and Sarah Ann Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Hazard Tuck, and mother, Lorriane Lathrop Tuck Phillips; and a brother, Robert "Bob" Lathrop Tuck.
A funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2012 at First Presbyterian Church with Pastor Robert Craig officiating.
Calling will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Reddington Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 6100 W. 96th St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278-6005


BETTY M. SHRUM, 83, Salem, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at Salem Crossing.
She was born on October 27, 1928 in Salem to the late Fred and Lydia Sullivan Brown. She was the retired co-owner of Shrum Supply Company in Salem. She was a member of the Salem Chapter Order of Eastern Star #286 and the Salem United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her son: Kim A. (Terri) Shrum of Salem; her daughters: Shannan (Bob) Wilder, Lea Ann (Johnny) Sullivan and Jana (John) Hayes, all of Salem; her sister: Kathleen (Gerald) Mays of Salem; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded by five brothers and her husband: Robert L. Shrum.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial followed at Crown Hill Cemetery.


FOREST D. “SHORTY” SNYDER, JR., 53, of Greenville died May 14, 2012.
A 1978 graduate of Bishop David High School in Louisville, he was co-owner of Professional Builders, Inc., for 26 years and owner of Power Built Construction. He was a long-time member of the Home Builders Association of Louisville. A member of St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church, his love for his parish family is revealed by one of the most recent testimonies to his skill and creativity with the complete interior renovation of the church of which the parish community is very proud. With quick wit and a charming smile, he was a friend to all.
He was born on November 23, 1958 in Louisville, to the late Forest D., Sr., and Barbara R. (Drake) Snyder. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Sandra D. Snyder.
He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Cynthia C. “Cindy” (Strange) Snyder; sons, Jordan and Evan Snyder; sisters, Barbara Snyder, Donna Pierce (Ray), Terrie Korte (Kevin); brothers, Daniel Snyder (Janice) and David Snyder; sister- and brother-in-law, Vicky Daugherty (Jamie); father-in-law, Creal Strange; many nieces, nephews, neighbors, and friends.
His Visitation will be 12-6 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany).
His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday at St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church (7500 Navilleton Road, Floyds Knobs, IN 47119) with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
To continue his legacy of church building renovation, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church for building and grounds improvement. To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.


BECKY SUE (TANDY) GOODLET, 54, of Palmyra died May 12, 2012.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl E. Tandy and Jimmie Lynn Cassady, and her husband, Clayton Goodlet.
She is survived by three children, Carl E. Phillips (Anna), Amanda Mitchell, and William Blanton; three brothers; two sisters; five grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
There was a memorial service Thursday, May 17, at Ohio River Greenway Park under the Sherman Minton Bridge.
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.


DALE LEE HUFF, 81, Salem, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at St. Vincent Hospital.
He was born on November 18, 1930 in Washington County to Artist and Clara Beck Huff. He was the owner of Hughes Tire Service, a U.S. Airforce veteran of the Korean War and a member of Douglas Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife: Mary Miller Huff; his sons: Michael (Kathy) and Bob (Teri) Huff, both of Salem, and Steve (Sarah) Huff of Campbellsburg; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his son: Mark Huff; and four brothers: Maurice, Kenneth and Noble Huff and Carl Huff, Sr.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 28, at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors.


HERMAN JACKSON, 86, Salem, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on December 17, 1925 in Waynesburg, Ky. to Roland E. and Ludia Belle Cook Jackson. He was a retired Sexton for Crown Hill Cemetery, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a member of Salem Nazarene Church.
Survivors include his son: Nathan Jackson of Salem; his daughters: Odetta Hart of Campbellsburg and Susan Jackson of Salem; his brother: Melvin Jackson of Naples, Fla.; his sister: Ludia Middleton of Columbus, Oh.; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Peggy Chaney Jackson; his brothers: Herbert, Odessa, Clayton and Binford Jackson and Roland E. Jackson, Jr.; his sister: Nila Allen; and his grandson: Chad Stivers.
Funeral services were held Saturday, May 19, 2012 at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors.


DALE ERVIN KING, 64, Salem, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at Robley Rex VAMC in Louisville.
He was born on January 18, 1948 in New Albany to Frank and Jo Seltzer King. He was a retired employee of Kimball's, a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, past director of VFW Post #6636 and a member of Salem Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include his wife: Paula Morris King; his son: Larry Dale King of Salem; his daughter: Ingrid Ruiz of Greenwood, Ind.; his brother: John King; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother: Larry A. King.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 18, 2012 at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery with full military honors.


LAWRENCE WILSON BENHAM, 58, Pekin, died Monday, May 14, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on July 28, 1953 in Bedford, Ind. to the late Carl H. and Jessie L. Wilson Benham. He was a former employee of General Dynamics in Ft. Worth, Tx., Arabian American Oil Company in Saudi Arabia, Mallory's in Indianapolis and Bally's in Las Vegas.
Survivors include his sisters: Shirley Godfrey of Lompock, Calif., Lawanna (Steve) Schneck of Little York and Carletta (Darrell) McKinney of Salem; his brothers: Robert E. Hall of Petaluma, Calif., Douglas C. (Sarah) Hall of Ocala, Fla., Byron (Cynthia) Beham of Mt. Sterling, Ky., Timothy Benham of Georgetown and Carl (Judy) Benham of Bedford.
Private services will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Sawalt Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


LEON E. GARDNER, JR., 68, of Scottsburg, died Friday, May 18, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He was born August 8, 1943 in Indianapolis, the son of the late Rev. Leon E. Gardner Sr. and Mabel C. (Millay) Gardner. He was a retired quality control person with Arvin Meritor in Carrollton, Kentucky for 29 years, a former horse exerciser at Churchill Downs, a greeter at Waffle & Steak in Scottsburg, a member of the Methodist Faith. He was a resident of Crothersville and Scottsburg for most of his life, enjoyed horses and was a member of the Appaloosa Horse Association in Ohio and was an avid Scottsburg High School Soccer Fan.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Cynthia Gardner.
Survivors include two sons, David Joe (Donna) and Dennis Gardner both of Austin; two brothers, Richard Gardner (Faye) of Seymour and Tom Gardner (Lou) of Scottsburg; a sister, Sharon Buckles (Don) of Seymour and one grandson, Nathan Gardner.
Funeral services were at 3 p.m. on Sunday at Collins Funeral Home with cremation following services.
Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


DANIEL R GIROD, 27, Salem, died May 18, 2012.
He was born on October 11, 1984 in Bowling Green Missourim the son of Reuben E Girod and Katie Mae (Yoder) Girod, who survives.
On June 8, 2007 he marreied Margaret (Yoder) Girod, she also survives.
He was a Farmer and did construction work.
Other survivors include all grandparents, David and Mary Yoder of Fancy Farms, Kentucky, Enos and Fannie Girod of Salem, Eli and Barbara Yoder of Fort Scott Kansas, Willard and Katie Borntrager of Bowling Green, Missouri; three daughters, Elizabeth, Rosina and Katie Girod; eight brothers, twin David (Mandy), Enos (Susie), Joseph (Rebecca), Benjamin (Bertha), Pete, Eli, Jacob and Reuber Girod Jr.; three sisters, Mary (Phineas) Schmidt, Elizabeth and Katie Girod; two nephews and one niece; father and mother in law, Chris and Elizabeth Yoder and family from Ft. Scott, Kansas.
He was preceded in death by one son, Joseph Girod, he died on July 11, 2008.
The funeral services were at the family residence on New Philadelphia Road East of Canton, Saturday, May 19.
Online expressions www.hughestaylor.net


GREGORY W. BAKER, 50, of Scottsburg, died Friday, May 18, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He was born on August 13, 1961 in Hazard, Ky. He was an employee of Morgan Foods in Austin and a former employee of Seymour Housewares for 30 years.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Josephine Pratt.
Survivors include his wife, Deana Baker on September 3, 1993; a son, Mathew Ray Baker, Scottsburg; daughter, Savanna (Chris) Mains, Crothersville; brothers, Randy Baker, Scottsburg; Anthony Baker, Scottsburg, Todd Brooks, Shephardsville, Ky. and his father and stepmother, Fred and Dorothy Ellan Baker of Scottsburg. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Tyson and Emma Mains of Crothersville.
Funeral services were Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. Green Neace officiating.
Burial followed at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


MARY MAXINE NICHOLSON, 89, Salem, died Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Salem Crossing.
She was born on March 22, 1923 in Salem to the late Ralph and Alzada Trueblood Huckleberry. She was a retired employee of the old Bata Shoe Company in Salem and a member f the Salem Church of the Nazarene.
Survivors include her son: Ronnie E. (Mary) Nicholson of Pekin; her daughter: Vicki (Ron) Clark of Salem; three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers, two sisters, a grandson and a great-granddaughter.
Funeral services were held Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial followed in Mt. Eden Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Research Foundation, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, 4th Floor Louisville, KY 40205.


PEGGY A. GREENE, 79, Salem, died Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Salem Crossing.
She was born on November 30, 1932 in Campbellsburg to the late William Preston and Nellie Mildred Hudson Rider. She retired from the West Washington School System after 25 years of teaching and was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church in Salem.
Survivors include her sons: William J. Greene of Charlestown, Kyle D. Greene of Louisville, Ryan E. Greene of Salem, and Lynn M. Greene of Heltonville, Ind.; her sister: Frances Simmermaker of Columbus; and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son: Mark D. Greene.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 21, 2012 at New Hope United Methodist Church. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Dawalt Funeral Home.


CHARLES W. RENAKER, JR., 84, Salem, died Saturday, May 19, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on June 29, 1927 in Salem to the late Charles W. Renaker, Sr. and Elise M. Crouch Renaker. He was a retired co-owner of the old Renaker's 5 & 10 in Salem, a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife: Maysel E. Williams Renaker; his son: Richard Renaker of Gulf Shores, Ala.; his daughter: Diane Terrell of Salem; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three brothers, two sisters and a grandson.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery with full military honors.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 9 am until the time of services.


CHARLES "CHARLIE" VEST, 72, of Henryville, died Saturday, May  19, 2012 at his home.
He was born February 7, 1940 in Washington County, he was the son of Francis M. and Mabel A. Vest who are  both deceased.
He retired from the Department of the Army and The Air Force National Guard Bureau in 1988 serving in the 438 th Military police Co. Of Kentucky National Guard 2nd Platoon.  He served in the United States Army and the United States Air Force.
He also retired from the Ford Motor Company in Louisville  as a line supervisor.
He was a member of Blue Lick Christian Church, and a 27 year member of Alcohol Anonymous.
He married Carole "Sue" (Wright) Belcher-Vest on July 8, 2005 who survives in Henryville.
Other survivors include two children,  a son James Vest of Henryville, a daughter, Pamela Furrow of Indiana, two step sons, Richard "Rick" (Debra) Belcher of Henryville, Lee (Amy) Belcher of Henryville, two grandchildren, one great grandchild  five step grandchildren, five step great grandchildren.
Rev. Jerry Shaw will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville with burial to follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery with military honors. being  conducted.
Friends may visit after 9 a.m. on Wednesday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be given in memory of Charlie to Blue Lick Christian Church c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 209 S. Ferguson St, Henryville, IN 47126.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.


LEORA CAROL TINGLE MARSH, 72, North Vernon, formerly of Vevay, died Saturday, May 19, 2012 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.
She was born on February 15, 1940 in Bethlehem, Ky. to the late Gilbert Carroll & Leona Raisor Tingle. She had been an employee at Regal Rugs.
Survivors include her husband: Larry Marsh of North Vernon; her sons: Greg (Cathy) Marsh of Scipio, Ind., Richard (Helen) Marsh of North Vernon and Wayne (Kristy) Marsh of Butlerville, Ind.; her sisters: Shelby (Benny) Garland and Shirley (David) Hewitt, both of Lamb, Ind., and Wilma (Harold) of Madison; her brother: Charles (Barb) Tingle of Dillsboro, Ind.; her uncle & aunt: Orville & Shirley Tingle of Crestwood, Ky.; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins & other relatives. She was preceded in death by her brothers: Donnie, James Edward and Earl Tingle; her sister: Lois Taylor; her niece: Debbie Minch; and her nephew: Robert Tingle.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow in Vernon Cemetery.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday from 9 am until the time of services.
The family requests memorials be made out to the American Cancer Society.


DENICE MARLING, 45, Crothersville, died Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was born on June 3, 1966 in Reno County, Kan.
Survivors include her husband: Thomas Marling; her son: Michael Curless Marling; her daughter: Faith Marling; and her uncle: Fred Curless of Arkansas.
Funeral services will be held at 4 pm on Sunday, May 27, 2012 at the United Christian Church.
Memorial contributions may be made out to the Marling family at 22618 Hwy. 62, New Washington, IN 47162.


DONALD CARSON COCHRAN, 62, Charlestown, died Sunday, May 20 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Herschel and Elsie Ettel Cochran; sister, Phyllis Ann Latham.
He is survived by his companion and caregiver, Jane Crawford; son, Donald E. Cochran of Charlestown; daughter, Donna S. Watson of Charlestown; sisters, Sandra K. Oldson, W. Sue Rottet (Claude) both of New Albany, Ruth L. Miller (Tommy) of Charlestown and A. Gayle Nixe (Ray) of Clarksville; brother-in-law, Gary H. Cochran of Charlestown and five grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 6 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held on Thursday after 12 p.m.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


ELIZABETH M. (KELMEL) GETTELFINGER, 91, died Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Providence Retirement Home in New Albany.
She was a homemaker and a 30-year volunteer at Floyd Memorial Hospital. She was a charter member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Albany.
The daughter of the late Bernard and Caroline (Graf) Kelmel, she was born September 7, 1920 in St. Joe Hill, Ind.
She is survived by her daughter, Karen A. Book (Tom), of Aurora Ind.; son, Steve K. Gettelfinger (Laura), of Floyds Knobs; brother Buddy Kelmel ; and grandchildren, Sara Brech (Brad), Sam Book (Brandy), Elizabeth Redden (Chris), Matthew Gettelfinger (Melissa) and Jacquelyn Gettelfinger and four great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry Carl Gettelfinger and son Thomas J. Gettelfinger.
Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Ln., New Albany) and after 9 a.m. on Thursday.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with burial to follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in New Albany.
Expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to Providence Retirement Home or the Arthritis Foundation.


MARJORIE M. MOON LAWSON, 72, died Sunday May 20, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
She was born April 28, 1940 in Elkhart to the late Walter and Thelma Nellans Moon. She formerly worked at the U.S. Census Bureau in Jeffersonville and loved gardening, NASCAR, camping and all animals great and small. Marjorie was a wonderful wife, mom, grandma, and homemaker who will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Survivors include her husband of 28 years, Armin D. Lawson; children, Joany Flynn (Joseph), Richmond, Va., Ronald L. Flick Jr. (Erin), Borden, Michael Lawson (Rochelle), Pekin, Angela Lawson, Borden and Stephen Lawson (Stacie), Borden; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren as well as Reception of family and friends will be from 2-7:30 p.m. Wednesday May 23, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany.
Her Funeral Service will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening in the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel 2776 Charlestown Rd. in New Albany, Indiana with cremation to follow.
Expressions of Sympathy to: Animal Rescue League or Animal Shelter of choice.
Online condolences may be made to: www.kraftfs.com


Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 May 2012 08:15