KASSANDRA LYNN NICHOLAS, infant
BEULAH M. TAYLOR, 87
EDWARD DALLAS EHALT, 87
EDWIN B. “BUDDY” KELMEL, 94
MARGARET E. KOPP, 87
MARY HELEN KIDD WILLHOITE, 72
ROBERT L. ELLISON, 72
KASSANDRA LYNN NICHOLAS, infant, Austin, died Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at Norton Hospital.
She was born on May 1 in Louisville to Ryan and Brandy Batman Nicholas, both of Austin.
Other survivors include her brother: Kenton Nicholas of Austin; her sister: Abigail Nicholas of Austin; her uncle and aunt: Scottie and Tammy Vires of Austin; her grandparents: Ronald Nicholas and Sandra Pruitt, both of Scottsburg; and her great-grandfather: Art Batman of Austin.
Graveside services were held Friday, May 3, 2013 at Spurgeon Cemetery.
BEULAH M. TAYLOR, 87, Austin, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on April 14, 1926 in Vevay to the late Melvin V. and Mary Ethel Miller Johnson. She was a homemaker and a former employee of Morgan Packing Company. She attended Austin Christian Church.
Survivors include her sons: Lawrence W. Taylor of Ft. Worth, Tex. And Joseph T. (Robin) Taylor of Scottsburg; her daughters: Stella A. (Joseph) Mucha of Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Mary L. Jenkins of Seymour; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son: James E. Taylor; her sisters: Minnie Mae Peterson and Viola Hancock; her brother: Leroy Johnson; and her grandson: Robert Joseph Burton.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday, May 24, 2013 at Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Spurgeon Cemetery.
Visitation will take place from 9 am until the time of services on Friday.
EDWARD DALLAS EHALT, 87, Georgetown, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at his home.
He was born on November 27, 1925 in Georgetown to Clarence and Beulah Baylor Ehalt. He was a retired rural mail carrier, a U.S. Marine veteran of World War II, and a member of Christ United Methodist Church in Georgetown.
Survivors include his wife: Mary Jane Winsor Ehalt of Georgetown; his son: Mark Ehalt of Clinton, Ill.; his daughters: Jan (Tim) Sams of Las Vegas, Nev. And Roseann Ehalt Baker of Georgetown; seven grandchildren and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday, May 24, 2013 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Wolfe Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 1 to 8 pm on Thursday, May 23, and from 9 am until the time of services on Friday.
EDWIN B. “BUDDY” KELMEL, 94, Sellersburg, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
He was born on October 5, 1918 in Carr Township to the late Bernard J. and Carolyn Graf Kelmel. He was U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was also a member of St. Joe Hill Catholic Church and the American Legion Post 204, both in Sellersburg.
Survivors include his wife: Mary L. Geltmaker Kelmel; his children: Kathy L. White (Don), Elizabeth A. Corcoran (John), Janette M. Sparks (Clarence), Joseph E. Kelmel (Diane), Julie C. Mader (Rick); 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 am on Friday, May 24, 2013 at St. Joe Hill Catholic Church. Burial will follow with military honors in the church cemetery.
Visitation will take place from 5o t 8 pm on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Newcomer Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion Post 204, 412 New Albany Street, Sellersburg, IN 47172.
MARGARET E. KOPP, 87, Campbellsburg, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at her residence.
She was born on November 3, 1925 in Salem to the late Harley and Mildred Patton Strange. She was retired from the Bata Shoe Company and a member of Livionia Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter: Marcia Vickers of Campbellsburg; her brothers: Farrell Strange of Louisville, Harold and Robert Strange, both of Salem, and Ivan Strange of New Albany; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Friday, May 24, 2013 at Livonia Cemetery.
Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
MARY HELEN KIDD WILLHOITE, 72, Hanover, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at King's Daughters' Hospital.
She was born on April 3, 1941 in Madison to the late John and Cora Melton Kidd. She was employed with Grote Industries and had worked as a private housekeeper.
Survivors include her husband: Robert Clayton Willhoite of Hanover; her sons: Richard Lee Cole and Brian Skirvin, both of Madison, and Tim Cole; her step-son: Robert Gene Willhoite of Madison; her daughter: Janet (Jeff) Lewis of Lexington; her step-daughter: Kendra Jo (Mickey) Emery of Versailles; her sisters: Juanita Jumps and Wilma Stewart, both of Madison; her brother: John E. Kidd of Madison; her grandchildren: Jessica, Jennifer, Brent, Kyle, Kaleb, Dalton, Brian, Michael, Jacob, Eddie Jr. and Audra; her step-grandchildren: Robert Lee, Jackie and Dylan; her great-grandchildren: Liam, Sam, Madelyn, Paxton, Layla, Dakota, Brandon and Mark; her great-great-granddaughter, Mckenzie Mae; several step-great-grandchildren; her sisters in law and brothers in law: Rozella and Orville Newman of Madison, Larry and Carolyn Willhoite of Carrollton, Ky., Rick and Lori Willhoite of Madison; several nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her step-daughter: Charlotte K. Willhoite; her sisters: Margaret Koontz, Dorothy Wells, Ruth Smith and Anna Smithers; and her brothers: Clyde W. Kidd and George Allen Kidd.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, May 23, 2013 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow in Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.
Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion Auxiliary will conduct services at the funeral home on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 7 pm.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.
ROBERT L. ELLISON, 72, Campbellsburg, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Harrison County Hospital.
He was born on August 22, 1940 in Wyndotte, Okla. to Charles and Georgene Winnemaker Ellison. He was a farmer and a former employee of West Washington Schools and Campbell Plumbing. He was a member of Posey Chapel Church.
Survivors include his wife: Carolyn L. Mulvaney Ellison; his sons: Mike Lanham of Salem, Ron Ellison (Wendy) of Oshkosh, Wis. and Josh Ellison (Amanda) of Lafayette, Ind.; his daughters: Debbie Hassler (Ty) of Campbellsburg, Edith Sutcliff of Hardinsburg, Brenda Gail English (Mark) of North Aurora, Ill. and Brenda Ann Farr of Oshkosh; his brother: Len Ellison of Weston, Colo.; his sisters: Carol Volintine of Big Rock, Ill. and Evie Smith (Guy) of Mauston, Wis.; 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at Posey Chapel Church. Burial will follow in Posey Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at Weathers Funeral Home from 4 to 8 pm on Saturday, May 25, and at the church from 9 am until the time of services on Saturday.