sunrise

March 1

Avindon Green, 32, False

Informing

Thomas A. Offutt, 44, Driving While Suspended

Amber D. Perkins, 26, Possession of a Syringe, Carrying a Handgun Without a Permit, Warrant: Petition To Revoke Suspended Sentence

Hasan M. Tatum, 35, Residential Entry

March 2

Marcus N. Billingsley, 21, Possession of a Narcotic

Drug, Possession of Paraphernalia

Tyler French, 29,

Trespassing, False

Informing

Andrew J. Murray, 18, Possession of a Narcotic Drug, Possession of Paraphernalia

Sirajuddinn A. Qadir, 36, Possession of a Weapon by a Serious

Violent

Offender

Jamil Williamson, 65, Possession

of a Handgun by a

Serious

Violent

Offender

March 3

Elizabeth N. Davis, 34, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Robert P. Hernly, 28, Warrant:

Failure to Appear (3 Counts)

Alysha M.

Ingle, 23, Theft, Driving While

Suspended

Autumn S. Kilgore, 20, Illegal

Consumption of Alcohol, OWI Alcohol

Brenna G. Morris, 41, Possession of a Syringe, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Paraphernalia

Harley G. Scott, 23, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Derrek J. Sharp, 29, Possession of Marijuana, Driving While Suspended, OWI Alcohol

Jennifer L. Stoms, 28, Possession of Marijuana

Brenda Whiteman, 59, Hit Skip Accident

Dawn M. Wright, 41, Disorderly Conduct

March 4

Emily A.

Booher, 25, OWI Alcohol

Leah D. Exmeyer, 26, OWI Alcohol

Kimberlea D. Miller, 47, Possession of a Syringe, Possession of Paraphernalia

Nicholas A. Reed, 37, Domestic Battery

April D. Sadler, 29, Warrant:

Conversion

Jeffrey A. Shields, 47, Invasion of Privacy

March 5

Brandon S. Brittain, 37, Domestic Battery

Paul P. Clark, 41, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Robert A. Davis, 35, Warrant: Obstruction of Justice,

Warrant: Death

Investigation

Mollee M. Davis, 25, Warrant:

Bond

Revocation

Paul A. Edwards, 46, Resisting

Law

Enforcement, Warrant:

Failure to Appear (2 Counts)

Yochanan Nesbitt, 45, Public

Intoxication

Clayton S. Walker, 42, Public

Intoxication, Hit Skip

Accident

March 6

Christopher D. Davies, 33, Warrant: Escape From Custody,

Never Obtaining a Valid License, Warrant: Resisting Law

Enforcement

Charles R. Dockerty, 30, Possession of a Syringe, Resisting Law Enforcement

Jared A. Green, 32, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Paraphernalia

Patrick W. Johnson, 33,

Domestic Battery, Strangulation, Attempted Criminal

Confinement

Brian G. Jones, 41, Warrant:

Petition To Revoke Suspended Sentence

Jamie L. Lamberson, 35, Warrant: Failure to Appear (3 Counts)

Jennifer R. Spence, 29, Residential Entry

March 7

Samantha K. Britton, 29, Warrant: Domestic Battery

James Currin, 25, Warrant:

Failure to Appear (2 Counts)

March 1

Christopher A. Biehle, 34, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Demyrah F. Byers, 21, Warrant:

Petition To Revoke Suspended Sentence

Francis Depalma, 47, Warrant: Sex Offence

Incest, Warrant: Sex Offense Aggravated Battery

Honorio Dominguez, 26,Warrant: Burglary

Duran M. Hizer, 30, Warrant:

Failure to Appear,

Warrant:

Petition To Revoke

Suspended Sentence

Joshua P Huff, 34,

Child Molest (5 Counts)

Racquel T. Wilson, 19, Possession of a Syringe, Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Possession of Paraphernalia

March 2

Dylan J.

Bailey, 23, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Philip W.

Castillo, 29, Warrant: Violation of In Home

Detention

Damion M. Vawter, 19, Possession of Marijuana, Never

Obtaining a Valid License

March 3

Cynthia J. Aeschilman, 57, OWI Alcohol, OWI Endangering a Person, Operating a Motor Vehicle with a BAC More Than 0.15

Danny R. Johnson II, 39,

Intimidation, Invasion of Privacy

March 5

Erika M. Miles, 37, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Michael S. Ward, 40, Invasion of Privacy,

Warrant:

Failure to Appear

March 6

Vaughn R. Allen, 37, Warrant: Non-Support

Jordan C. Everling, 25, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Zachary R. Hill, 33,

Warrant:

Failure to Appear

William S. Phillips, 52, Warrant: Forgery

March 7

Nicholas J. Evans, 35, Warrant:

Failure to Appear

Kenneth V. Sholty II, 48, Habitual Traffic Offender

March 1

Karen M. Hall-Glemm, 53,

Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Syringe

Terri L. Jones, 37, Identity Deception, Aiding,

Inducing or Causing

Invasion of Privacy

CRIMINAL SENTENCINGS

Superior Court I

Clifford

Roseberry

Charge(s): Possession of Metham-phetamine

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Joshua Leight

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 730 days, 240 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Ronald Pier

Charge(s): Possession of Marijuana

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Joshua Leight

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 54 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for 365 days, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Clayton Young

Charge(s): Unlawful Possession or Use of a Legend Drug

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Joshua Leight

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Charles Briley

Charge(s): Possession of Metham-phetamine, Unlawful Possession of Syringe

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Rebecca Vent

Sentence: Count I – Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, 180 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for suspended sentence, Count II – Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, 180 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Brevon Ellis

Charge(s): Possession of Marijuana

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Andrew Vandenbosh

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 365 days, 66 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Matthew Mathis

Charge(s): Possession of Metham-phetamine

Prosecutor: Justin Alter

Defense Counsel: Jeffrey Elftman

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, 22 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Christopher Parkhurst

Charge(s): Possession of a Narcotic Drug, Unlawful Possession of a Syringe

Prosecutor: Thomas Rethlake

Defense Counsel: Brent Dechert

Sentence: Count I – Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, 365 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, Count II – Indiana Department of Corrections for 913 days, 365 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Drug Interdiction fee

Blaine R. Nelson

Charge(s): Visiting a Common Nuisance – Controlled Substance

Prosecutor: Thomas Rethlake

Defense Counsel: Jacob Winkler

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 24 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for 365 days, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fees, Drug Interdiction fee

Earnest Ryan

Charge(s): Unlawful Possession of a Syringe

Prosecutor: Thomas Rethlake

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Court imposes 687 days of previously suspended sentence executed

Kelly Armfield

Charge(s): Invasion of Privacy

Prosecutor: Ronald Byal

Defense Counsel: Steven Raquet

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 365 days, 2 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, no contact with the victim

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Superior Court III

Tyler French

Charge(s): Criminal Trespassing, False Informing

Prosecutor: TJ Rethlake

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Count I – Howard County Jail for 1 year, 10 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, Count II – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 10 days executed, balance suspended

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Lee Coleman

Charge(s): Conversion

Prosecutor: TJ Rethlake

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, all suspended, unsupervised probation for 1 year, pay restitution

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, public defender fee

Antoine

Eddington

Charge(s): OWI

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 60 days executed in the Howard County Work Release Program, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 304 days, license suspended for 2 years

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Community Drug Free Assessment

Lanoshia Clay

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended, False Informing, Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Financial Responsibility

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Count I – Howard County Jail for 1 year, 10 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, Count II – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 10 days executed, balance suspended, Count III – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 10 days executed, balance suspended, complete Driving With a License Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Richard Thomas

Charge(s): Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Ever Receiving a License, Public Intoxication

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: David Rosselot

Sentence: Count I - $50.50 fine, Count II – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 4 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 1 year, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee

Donald Orem

Charge(s): Public Intoxication

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Whitney Wampler

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 40 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 6 months, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee

Shannon Moore

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 4 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete 30 hours of community service

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, community service fee, public defender fee

Lucinda Mohler

Charge(s): Operating a Vehicle Without Ever Receiving a License

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 60 days, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 6 months

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, public defender fee

Mary Logan

Charge(s): Public Intoxication

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 4 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program, 30 hours of community service

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, public defender fee, community service fee, Alcohol and Drug Program fee

Quvonte

Johnson

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 2 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Driving With a License Program, complete Defensive Driving Program, complete 48 hours of community service

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Driving With a License fee

Allison Coy

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 2 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete 25 hours of community service

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, public defender fee, community service fee

Amber Batt

Charge(s): Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Bodily Injury

Prosecutor: Mark Hurt

Defense Counsel: Matt Elkin

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 2 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, public defender fee

April Sadler

Charge(s): Conversion

Prosecutor: TJ Rethlake

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 6 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Casey Owens

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended

Prosecutor: Thomas White Jr.

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 2 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, license suspended for 90 days, complete Driving With a License Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Driving With a License fee

Brandon Jewell

Charge(s): Driving While Suspended, Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Financial Responsibility

Prosecutor: Thomas White Jr.

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Count I - Howard County Jail for 1 year, all suspended, unsupervised probation for 1 year, Count II – Howard County Jail for 60 days, all suspended

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Michael Williams

Charge(s): Public Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Count I – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 6 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 6 months, Count II – Howard County Jail for 180 days, 6 days executed, balance suspended

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Kasey Hallam

Charge(s): Disorderly Conduct

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 6 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 6 months

Fees: Court costs, probation fees

Nashawnda

Carter

Charge(s): OWI

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 10 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, license suspended for 90 days, complete Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee, Community Drug Free Assessment

Vicki Banker

Charge(s): Public Intoxication

Prosecutor: Josh McMahan

Defense Counsel: None

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 180 days, 10 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for 6 months, Alcohol and Drug Program

Fees: Court costs, probation fees, Alcohol and Drug Program fee

BIRTHS

Lay’Nova Judith Ann Marie Koon

DOB: 02/20/2018

Sex: F Time: 4:18 p.m.

Weight: 7 lbs. 3 oz.

Support Local Journalism

Now, more than ever, the world needs trustworthy reporting—but good journalism isn’t free. Please support us by making a contribution.

Parent(s): Jayden Koon

Jemma Beth Kaufman

DOB: 02/21/2018

Sex: F Time: 11:38 p.m.

Weight: 7 lbs. 9 oz.

Parent(s): Caitlyn Dickerhoff and Matthew Kaufman

Elijah Lamar Storie

DOB: 02/21/2018

Sex: M Time: 6:51 p.m.

Weight: 7 lbs. 12 oz.

Parent(s): Angelina (Shaffer) and Mark Storie

Houston Raygan Leigh France

DOB: 02/23/2018

Sex: M Time: 8:45 a.m.

Weight: 8 lbs. 15 oz.

Parent(s): Kara (Pearson) and Steven France

Jaeden Liberato-Byrd

DOB: 02/24/2018

Sex: M Time: 7:0 4 p.m.

Weight: 6 lbs. 10 oz.

Parent(s): Melissa Byrd and Pelkin Liberato Severino

Aurora Jean Ellis

DOB: 02/25/2018

Sex: F Time: 3:17 a.m.

Weight: 6 lbs. 12 oz.

Parent(s): Elizabeth Ellis

Reigh-Leigh Elaine Copeland

DOB: 02/27/2018

Sex: F Time: 8:51a.m.

Weight: 7 lbs. 14 oz.

Parent(s): Erin Henson and Chance Copeland

Rowan Oliver Ewing

DOB: 02/13/2018

Sex: M Time: 10:05 p.m.

Weight: 7 lbs. 9 oz.

Parent(s): Alexandria Lawhead and Tanner Ewing

MARRIAGE LICENSE

February 28

Sam Clabough, Kokomo, 47

Lora Weese, Kokomo, 40

March 1

Justin Mackey, Kokomo, 31

Tiffany Stotts, Kokomo, 28

Peter Many, Russiaville, 74

Marcia Aaron, Russiaville, 74

Danny Alexander, Alexandria, IN, 42

Michelle Campbell, Kokomo, 34

March 2

Emily Lovell, Russiaville, 43

Robin Mellady, Russiaville, 51

Phillip Pepper II, Kokomo, 37

Codie Davis, Kokomo, 38

James Donnelly, Kokomo, 68

Kathryn Rhodes, Witt, IL, 64

Cory Driver, Kokomo, 41

Courtney Clark, Kokomo, 39

March 5

Anthony Foster, Kokomo, 32

Lashay Watson, Kokomo, 31

Kelly Pettit, Kokomo, 56

Donna Marden, Kokomo, 55

March 7

Carrie Hill, Kokomo, 44

Eric O’Banion, Kokomo, 50

DIVORCES

February 28

Shaine and Joshua Wilson

Aime and Larry Loyd

March 1

Tara and Kyle Dowden

March 2

Brian and Laurie Cook

Alexus and Adam Galloway

Jaime and Warren Levine

March 5

Timothy and Tonya Se

Candice and Billy Smith

March 6

William and Mary Williams

Lace and Joseph Brannock

DOMESTIC RELATIONS

Circuit Court

Wed., March 14 at 9 a.m.

Jennifer Fowler and Ricky Oneal, Citation

Kevin Ellis and Meagan Welch, Citation

Michelle and Michael Campbell, Reappear

Thurs., March 15 at 9 a.m.

Darin and Krista York, Petition to Modify

2 p.m.

Fuad Zaza and Nisrin Alattal, Final Hearing

Fri., March 16 at 9 a.m.

Michelle and Jerald Love, Final Hearing

Lisa and Bruce Leclerc, Provisional Orders

Amber and Steven Downs, Provisional Orders

Superior Court I

Thurs., March 15 at 1:30 p.m.

Jennifer and Michael Ferenc, Other

Mon., March 19 at 8:30 a.m.

Joy and Tracy Jones, Other

Superior Court II

Wed., March 14 at 8:30 a.m.

Charity and Michael Gibbs, Provisional Orders

1 p.m.

Sanda and Christopher Fowler, Provisional Orders

Johna and Dustin Pearson, Provisional Orders

Kylie Goode and Jermaine Clark, Provisional Orders

Thurs., March 15 at 9 a.m.

Cherri and Bryan Suffern, Citation

Amy and Richard Tolinson, Citation

Roberto and Shannon Martinez, Citation

Lindsey and Justin Smith, Status Hearing

1:30 p.m.

Jamie and Dennis Broens, Show Cause

Fri., March 16 at 2:30 a.m.

Deborah and Anthony Pemberton, Provisional Hearing

Superior Court IV

Thurs., March 15 at 9:30 a.m.

Aubrey and Michael Reed, Final Hearing

11:00 a.m.

Stephanie and Jason Henderson, Petition To Modify

1:30 p.m.

Shannon Derks and Sarah Hamm, Show Cause

Mon., March 19 at 1:30 p.m.

Misty and Roger Evans, Custody Hearing

Leanne Miller and Benjamin Fowler, Citation

DIVORCES GRANTED

Superior Court II

Emily and Nathan Turley

Chrystal and Justin Harrington

Hope and Matthew Gilbert

Superior Court IV

Darrell and Brittany Brown

Sheri and Keith Nelson

DEATHS

Sarah L. Madden, 92

Date of death: 02/10/2018

Cause of death: Aspiration Pneumonia, Hip Fracture

Donald Etherington, 65

Date of death: 02/16/2018

Cause of death: Severe Sepsis With Septic Shock, Clostridium Difficile Colitis, Nursing Home Acquired Pneumonia, Acute Kidney Failure Due To Sepsis And Septic Shock

Jerry L. Johnson, 73

Date of death: 02/13/2018

Cause of death: Sepsis With Septic Shock With Respiratory Failure, Proteus Mirabilis Bacteria Secondary To A Urinary Tract Infection, Acute Kidney Failure, Chronic Atrial Fibrillation

Dorothy Hankins, 89

Date of death: 02/10/2018

Cause of death: Metastatic Non Small Cell Cancer of Lung With Mets To Brain

Kurt Wernz, 62

Date of death: 02/15/2018

Cause of death: Septic Shock with Pneumonia

Nancy Bruck, 67

Date of death: 01/29/2018

Cause of death: Sepsis, Pneumonia, Acute Hypoxic Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure

Carol M. Lott, 91

Date of death: 02/13/2018

Cause of death: Myocardial Infraction

Donna S. Langley, 66

Date of death: 01/28/2018

Cause of death: Anoxic Encephalopathy

Lorraine Alexander, 67

Date of death: 02/08/2018

Cause of death: Hemorrhagic Stroke, Hypertension

Annie M. Young, 85

Date of death: 01/25/2018

Cause of death: Dementia

Marie Caster, 102

Date of death: 02/18/2018

Cause of death: Cardiopulmonary Arrest

Gail Winner, 66

Date of death: 02/18/2018

Cause of death: Acute On Chronic Respiratory Failure, Pneumonia, Severe COPD, End Stage Renal Failure

Emery Meacham III, 55

Date of death: 02/08/2018

Cause of death: Primary Malignant Neoplasm of the Liver, Liver Failure, Cirrhosis of Liver

Lucilla Boyd, 98

Date of death: 02/15/2018

Cause of death: Pneumonia Bacterial, Acute on Chronic Systolic Heart Failure

Carolyn Aaron, 77

Date of death: 02/06/2018

Cause of death: Presumed Bowel Obstruction

Sandra Annis, 75

Date of death: 02/18/2018

Cause of death: Ventricular Arrhythmia, Coronary Artery Disease

Paul Bennett, 84

Date of death: 02/19/2018

Cause of death: Alzheimer’s/Dementia

Kathleen J. Pozorski, 74

Date of death: 02/10/2018

Cause of death: Acute on Chronic Systolic Heart Failure, Aortic Insufficiency

Rickey L. Daugherty, 66

Date of death: 02/12/2018

Cause of death: UTI, Diabetic Hyperosmolar State

Patrick Demoss, 66

Date of death: 02/11/2018

Cause of death: CAD

Peggy J. Butler, 72

Date of death: 02/06/2018

Cause of death: Pneumonia

Michael L. O’Reilly, 61

Date of death: 02/19/2018

Cause of death: Septic Shock, Pneumonia, Lactic Acidosis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Russell W. Adair Jr.

Russell W. “Bud” Adair Jr, 89, of Hemlock, passed away at 12:58 AM Friday at Community Howard Regional Health, Kokomo. Born October 5, 1928 in Kokomo, he was the son of the late Russell W. Adair Sr. and Hilda (Thompson) Adair.

Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.

Ellers Mortuary Main Street Chapel handled the arrangements.

Margie L. Dodd

Margie Louise (Taylor) Dodd, 80, Kokomo, went to be with her Lord and Savior in the early hours on March 2nd, 2018. “Angels above, below, and all around you.” Margie was born on July 14th, 1937 to Myra Marie (Bewley) in East Prairie, Missouri. Margie married Harley Dodd on September 6th, 1958 in Kokomo, Indiana.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Pfeifer and staff, Great Lakes Caring, Comfort Keepers, and Comfort Home Health for their compassionate care over the years.

Ellers Mortuary handled the arrangements.

Kimberly A. Moon

Kimberly Ann Moon, 52, of Kokomo, passed away at 4:25 PM Thursday March 1, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital, Kokomo. Born October 6, 1965 in Kokomo, she was the daughter of the late Tyson Perry and Sibela (King) Perry. On February 14, 2000 in Kokomo, she married Michael Moon, and he survives.

Private family services will take place, followed by cremation.

Arthur Rogers

Arthur LeRoy Rogers, 93, of Kokomo, passed away at 5:55 AM Saturday March 3, 2018 at his residence. Born December 11, 1924 in Kokomo, he was the son of the late Charles and Edith Rogers. He married Katherine (Weaver) and she preceded him in death in May of 2004.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel handled the arrangements.

Danny Vandiver

Danny “Dan” M. Vandiver, 70, Kokomo, passed peacefully at home on March 2, 2018 at 3:50pm. Dan was born on January 19th, 1948 in Conran, Missouri to his parents James “Carl” and Genevieve (Jeffries) Vandiver. Dan married Naomi Gannon on March 3rd, 1984 in Kokomo, Indiana.

Ellers Mortuary handled the arrangements.

George D. Grecu

George Daniel Grecu of Bradenton, Florida, passed away Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. He was born Nov. 17, 1935, in Kokomo, Indiana.

Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home is entrusted with final care.

June L. Kingery

June Loarene (Tucker) Kingery, 97, passed into the open arms of her husband and family on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at 9:53 a.m. at Golden Living in Kokomo. We celebrate her life and the fact that she is in a better place, whole and healed and with her savior Jesus Christ. She knew that her death was not the end but rather the beginning. She was born to Roscoe and Ethel (Stout) Tucker on June 19, 1920, in Howard County. On July 8, 1945, she married Meredith Kingery, and he preceded her in death on March 20, 2015.

Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory handled the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made in June’s memory to Great Lakes Hospice. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.

David T. Anderson

David T. Anderson, 55, passed away at his home at 8:20 P.M. Feb. 1, 2018. David was born May 23, 1962 to Floyd and Janice (Smith) Anderson in Kokomo.

Ellers Mortuary Main St. Chapel assisted the family with arrangements.

Robert Rainer Jr.

Robert Jesse Lawrence Rainer, Jr., 56, Kokomo, went home into the loving arms of God at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at his home surrounded by family. He was born April 1, 1961, in Starkville, Mississippi, to Robert Rainer, Sr. and Orene (Peterson) Cook. On March 19, 1988, he married the love of his life Julia Ann Gillard, in Falkner, Mississippi, and she survives.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com. Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory assisted the family with arrangements.

Paul E. Aaron

Paul Edward Aaron, 89, Kokomo, passed away at 12:15 a.m. at North Woods Village in Kokomo, Indiana. Paul was born Nov. 25, 1928, in Kokomo, the son of Harry A. and Harriett L. (Hankins) Aaron. On Oct. 18, 1946, He married Viola Jane Rayl in Franklin, Ky. She preceded him in passing December 15, 2013

Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Foundation of Howard County or a favorite charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.murrayweaverfuneralhome.com.

Murray Weaver Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Steven Lamberson

Steven Eugene Lamberson, 62, passed away on March 4th, 2018 at his home in Williston, Florida. Steve was born to Robert and Nancy Lamberson on July 26th, 1955 in Kokomo. Steve married Donna Cole on December 6th, 1983.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel handled the arrangements.

Henry Cavazos

Henry Cavazos, 74, Kokomo passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018.He was born October 5, 1943 in Kokomo to the late Felis (Arredondo) and Pedro Cavazos.He married Kimberly (McCoy) Cavazos June 12, 2007. She survives him.

In lieu of flowers if you would like to make a donation in Henry’s honor, please direct Kimberly Cavazos to help pay what insurance did not cover.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Chapel handled the arrangements.

Kevin W. Woodward

Kevin William Woodard, age 59, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2018 while surrounded by his loving family at St. Vincent Hospital of Kokomo. Kevin was born on January 9, 1959 in Rochester, Indiana to Beverly Hunter-Woodard and the late Sam William Woodard.

Richard Harvey

Richard Wayne “Dick” Harvey, 77 of Tipton died at 1:02 a.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018 at his residence. He was born on November 7, 1940 to Ross & Reba (Rovene) Harvey. On July 24, 1966 he married Betty Marie Moore and she preceded him in death in May 1993.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Encore Center through the Tipton County Foundation. Please mail donations to the Tipton County Foundation, P.O. Box 412, Tipton, Indiana, 46072. Please put “Richard Harvey – Encore” on the check memo line so that the Encore Center will receive a matching donation from the Tipton County Foundation.

Young-Nichols Funeral Home handled the arragements

Dennis D. Bond

Dennis D. Bond, 60 of Tipton died at 5:10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born on July 2, 1957 in Anderson, Indiana to Bernard & Phyllis (Kimble) Bond. On December 29, 1988 he married Deborah L. Matthews and she survives.

Cremation was chosen as the final form of disposition. No services are planned.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Indiana 46278.

Kay Hunt

Kay (Coffey) Hunt, 77, Fort Wayne, died Monday, March 5, 2018, at Hamilton Place, Fort Wayne. She was born Aug. 24, 1940, in Kokomo to Leo “Bud” and Garnet (McCoy) Wunder. On Aug. 12, 2004, she married Jay D. Hunt. He survives in Fort Wayne.

Preferred memorials are to Heartland Home Health, Hospice, IV Care.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 S. State St., Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Terence C. Weber

Terence Colin Weber, 70, Fort Myers, Florida, departed this life Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. He was born Dec. 8, 1947, the son of the late Arnold John and Anna Mary (Cage) Weber. In November of 1973 he was married to Carol Delk.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project or Hope Hospice of Fort Myers.

Margaret E. Bitner

Margaret Ellen Bitner passed away Monday, March 5, 2018. Margie was born Sept. 29, 1954, in Kokomo and lived in Kokomo all her life. She was one of eight children of Ed and Jeanie Bitner.

Shirley & Stout Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Margaret’s daughter, Amanda Bitner to help with final expenses. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.

Eleanor Wysong

Eleanor Kathryn Cai Wysong, 4, went home to be with the Lord Friday, March 9, 2018. She was born June 18, 2013 in China. She was the daughter of Dawn Wysong and granddaughter of Howard “Buddy” and Barbara Wysong.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church, 310 W. Taylor Street, Kokomo, with Pastors Matt Hanke and Keith Treadway officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Shirley & Stout Funeral Homes & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.

Jerome Marschke

Jerome E. “Jerry” Marschke, 73 of Kokomo died at 1:20 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Golden Living Center in Kokomo. He was born on May 10, 1944 in Tipton to August & Katherine (Walpe) Marschke.

Memorial contributions may be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee, 38105.

RIcky Rust

Ricky L. Rust, 66 of Windfall died at 6:43 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018 at I.U. Health Tipton Hospital as the result of an auto accident. He was born in Cook County, Illinois to Melvin Henry & Phyllis I. (Blissett) Rust. He married Susan Riggs on May 8, 1997 and she survives.

No services are planned. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial donations in Ricky’s may be made to the Windfall Branch of the Tipton County Public Library, 109 McClellan Street, Windfall, Indiana, 46076.

Ronald Hinkle

Ronald W. “Ron” Hinkle, age 66 of Kempton, IN passed away on Saturday March 10, 2018 at Waterford Place Healthcare in Kokomo. He was born in Kempton, Indiana on April 4, 1951 to Wayne and Virginia (Hughes) Hinkle.

A visitation with the family will be held from 3 PM to 6 PM on Friday March 16, 2018 at the Kempton Methodist Episcopal Church in Kempton with a memorial service following at 6 PM. Pastors Steve Knierim and Lissa Litka will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association with envelopes available at the church on Friday.

Etta Morgan

Etta Morgan, 68, Kokomo, IN, died on March 7th. Etta was born on March 13th, 1949 in Big Stone Gap, West Virginia.

She loved to cook, do arts and crafts, and gardening. She loved her grandchildren.

Margaret Pence

Margaret M. Pence, 85, passed on to her Lord Jesus March 9, 2018, at St. Vincent-Kokomo Hospital. She was born Sept. 2, 1932, to Glen Eisenman and Josephine Anderson Eisenman in Peru, Indiana. She married Robert D. Swinford March 14, 1952, who preceded her in death April 21, 2005.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to CSI Jamaican Ministry, PO Box 841, Muncie, IN.

Family and friends may leave a memory or message of condolence by visiting the online obituary at www.eddyfuneralhomes.com.

Lynnn Kistler

Lynn R. Kistler, 69, Bemidji, Minnesota, died at 9:15 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Lynn was born in Greensburg, Indiana, March 11, 1948. He was the son of Delbert and Bonnie (Hockersmith) Kistler.

Services will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness, 401 N. Third St., Suite 290, Minneapolis, MN 55401 or Face it Together Bemidji, 408 Beltrami Ave., Suite 100, Bemidji, MN 56601. Online condolences may be made at www.gradyfuneralhome.com.

Katherine Woodard

First Lady Katherine Sue Woodard, 64 of Kokomo passed away on March 3, 2018.

Arrangements are entrusted to Bluitt and Son Funeral Home. www.bluittandson.com.

James Atkins

James R. Atkins, 81, Kokomo, passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at The Legacy at Waterford Place Nursing Home. He was born May 5, 1936, in Kokomo, Indiana, to the late Samuel and Alice (Dyer) Atkins.

You may go to www.ellersmortuarymainstreet.com to sign the guestbook or to leave a condolence for the family.

Freda Tranbarger

Freda Christina Poppas Tranbarger passed away peacefully in her sleep early morning of Feb. 9, 2018, in Los Gatos, California. She was born April 25, 1925, in Shepardsville, Indiana, daughter of George and Mary (Phipps) Poppas.

Freda graduated from Kokomo High School in 1943 and worked as a secretary at Continental Steel and Haynes Stellite.

Freda married John Edward Tranbarger on Christmas Eve 1943. They were married for over 50 years before Johnny passed away Aug. 29, 1995. While in Kokomo, she and Johnny were very active in Civic Theatre. They moved to Los Gatos, California, in 1960.