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The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

June 29

Jared M. Deck, 26, Warrant:

Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Jeammie A. Hankins, 46, Trespassing

Harley M. King, 21, Possession of Paraphernalia

Christina M. Nix, 43,

Warrant: Failure to Appear

Michael P. Stewart, 18, Dealing in Marijuana, Possession

of Marijuana

Michael B. Weir, 19, Resisting Law Enforcement, Warrant: Invasion of Privacy (2 Counts),

Warrant: Intimidation

Robin R. Williams, 49, Dealing in Cocaine, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Paraphernalia

June 30

Cameron S. Bowman, 40, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Substance (2 Counts)

Damarius C. Holland, 21, Warrant: Domestic Battery, Warrant: Trespassing

Loren A. Latino, 32, Hit Skip

Accident, OWI Alcohol

Dwayne O. Levine, 49, Resisting Law

Enforcement

Terry L. Peoples Jr., 22, Dealing

in a

Controlled Substance

Anthony D. Smith, 54,

Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence, Warrant: Non-Compliance

Randy T. Stevens, 37, Warrant: (Miami Co.)

Andrew T. Wise, 31,

Resisting Law

Enforcement, Warrant: Petition to Revoke

Suspended Sentence

jJuly 1

Kasey R. Hallam, 34, OWI Alcohol

Morgan K. Taylor, 18, Warrant: Theft

July 2

Christopher S. Acord, 25, Possession of a

Synthetic Drug,

Possession

of Cocaine

Samuel R. Hopkins, 25, Battery on

an Officer,

Resisting

Law

Enforcement, Possession of Marijuana, Theft

Joseph Williams, 43, Trespassing

Ron E. Woodard, 40, Warrant: Failure to Appear

Jeremy K. Yard, 27, Hit Skip

Accident

July 3

Hareem J. Burnett, 19, Illegal Possession of Alcohol, Possession of Marijuana, Warrant:

Failure to Appear (2 Counts)

Korate R. Fox, 19,

Warrant: Failure to Appear

James J. Levier, 19, Warrant: Failure to Appear

Christian A. Salazar, 23, Theft

Joseph A. Weir, 26, Domestic Battery, Strangulation

July 4

Carlette J. Bolden, 53, OWI Alcohol

Ryan M. Colburn, 33, Possession of a Lookalike Substance, Possession of Paraphernalia, Driving While Suspended

Josephy K. David-

Arredondo, 19,

Possession of a

Lookalike Substance, Possession of Paraphernalia, Possession of a Controlled Substance,

Warrant: Failure to Appear

Korey K. Jones, 22, Public

Intoxication

Timothy R. Kennedy, 23, Trespassing

Richard A. Poremba, 22, OWI Alcohol

Cleo D. Rogers, 18, Never

Obtaining a Drivers License

Zachary D. Shuck, 21, Residential Entry,

Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Clayton W. Stimer, 73, OWI Endangering a Person

July 5

Kari L. Cannon, 36, Driving While Suspended

Brittany C. Catt, 19,

Resisting Law

Enforcement, Warrant: Failure to Appear

Semaj E. Hall, 36, Warrant: Parole Violation

James B. McKoon, 43, Resisting Law

Enforcement, Public

Intoxication

Renee S. Miller, 25, Warrant: Failure to Appear

Thomas B. Terry, 42, Never Obtaining a Valid License

SHERIFF’S ARRESTS

The following are arrests made by the Howard County Sheriff’s Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

June 29

Paul M. Baker, 26, Warrant: Robbery

Ray A. Beets, 30, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Britt E.

Carroll, 40, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Richard H. Clark, 34, Warrant: Domestic Battery

Fredrick J. McNew, 66, Domestic Battery

Denver L. Quarles, 36, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Robert W. Small, 38, Warrant: Non-

Compliance, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

June 30

Nicholas J. Bailey, 38, Warrant: (Vanderburgh Co.)

Tracy I. Persons, 45, Warrant: Theft,

Warrant: (Porter Co.)

Jesse W. Shepard, 28, Warrant: Bond

Revocation

Steven N. Smith, 37, Warrant: Bond

Revocation

Shaun L. Stevens, 30, Possession of

Marijuana, Warrant: Carrying a Handgun Without a Permit

Zachary A. Wallace, 27, Warrant:

Failure to

Appear

Michael D. Williams, 51, Warrant: Failure to Appear

July 1

Laura S. Taylor, 43, Warrant:

Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Keeshum A. Woodard, 19, Warrant:

Burglary,

Warrant:

Theft

July 2

James W. Guge, 33, Invasion of Privacy, Auto Conversion, Theft

William J. Mendoza, 26, Public Intoxication, Intimidation

Stephanie N. Tinder, 37 (Greentown Arrest),

Possession of a Synthetic Drug,

Possession of Methamphetamine, Illegal Possession of a Firearm

July 5

Thomas L. Carrico, 44, Warrant:

Battery Resulting in Bodily Injury

Leslie S. Johnson,

44, Warrant:

Battery Resulting in Bodily Injury

Michael A. Liali, 33,

Warrant:

Battery

Kristin N. Summitt, 26,

Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Patrick T. Vanwinkle, 25, Warrant: Failure to Appear, Warrant: Theft, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

STATE POLICE ARRESTS

The following are arrests made by the Indiana State Police in Howard County. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

July 1

Carrie L. Glunt, 47, OWI Alcohol

Douglas A. Rose, 43, OWI Alcohol

Dustin J. Stines, 33, OWI Alcohol

James M. Thompson, 28,

Possession of a Syringe, Possession of Cocaine, False Informing, Warrant: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence (2 Counts)

Norbert Weiser, 29, OWI Alcohol

July 2

Alisha D. Elam, 25, OWI Alcohol

Jonathan G. Myers, 24, OWI Alcohol

July 4

Drew A. Sherrell, 21, Warrant: (Hamilton Co.)

CRIMINAL SENTENCINGS

The following are the sentencings of criminal cases heard in all five Howard County courts.

Circuit Court

Echo Davis

Charge: Battery by Bodily Waste

Defense Counsel: Stephanie Doran

Prosecutor: Jeremy Peelle

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 18 months, 220 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, pay restitution

Fees: Court costs, probation fee

Isaac Trusty

Charge: Theft

Defense Counsel: Mark Dabrowski

Prosecutor: Michael Krebes

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 18 months, 154 days executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence

Fees: Court costs, probation fee

Superior IV

Amber Cunningham

Charge: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Defense Counsel: Rodney Shrock

Prosecutor: Thomas White Jr.

Sentence: Court imposes the suspended sentence revoked. Defendant is ordered to the Indiana Department of Corrections for 819 days

Bailey Wisher

Charge: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Defense Counsel: Derick Steele

Prosecutor: Scott McClelland

Sentence: Court imposes defendant released to Open Arms to successfully complete

Kasey Petrey

Charge: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence

Defense Counsel: None

Prosecutor: Thomas White Jr.

Sentence: Court imposes defendant back to probation

Amanda Burdine

Charge: Petition to Revoke Suspended Sentence (2 Counts)

Defense Counsel: Derick Steele

Prosecutor: Scott McClelland

Sentence: Count I - Court imposes 30 days executed in Howard County Jail, Count II - Court imposes 335 days executed in Howard County Jail, sentences shall run consecutively

Superior III

Jeammie Hankins

Charge: Criminal Trespass

Defense Counsel: None

Prosecutor: TJ Rethlake

Sentence: Howard County Jail for 1 year, 16 days executed, balance suspended, unsupervised probation for balance of suspended sentence

Fees: Court costs, probation fee

Superior II

Jashawn Thompson

Charge: Aiding, Inducing, and Causing Burglary

Defense Counsel: Katherine Noel

Prosecutor: Joshua McMahan

Sentence: Indiana department of Corrections for 6 years, 4 years executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program, pay restitution

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

Jashaun Thompson

Charge: Battery Resulting in Bodily Injury

Defense Counsel: Katherine Noel

Prosecutor: Joshua McMahan

Sentence: Indiana Department of Corrections for 6 years, 4 years executed, balance suspended, supervised probation for balance of suspended sentence, complete Alcohol and Drug Program, pay restitution

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

BIRTHS

The following birth announcements are sent to the Kokomo Perspective by parents who have given birth at Howard Regional Health System or St. Joseph Hospital.

St. Joseph Hospital

Adalene Kay Pauley

DOB: June 28, 2016

Sex: F Time: 1:57 a.m.

Wt: 7 lbs., 9 oz.

Parents’ name(s): Kristin (Tucker) and Artie Pauley

MARRIAGE LICENSES

The following are marriage licenses recorded at the Howard County Clerk’s office.

June 30

Neal C. Fuller III, Kokomo, 27

Chelsea C. Turner, Kokomo, 27

Tyler B. Howe, Kokomo, 22

Courtney L. Wilson, Kokomo, 22

July 1

Dean A. Schimmelpfenning Jr., Kokomo, 24

Ashton T. Amore, Kokomo, 19

Grant E. Moore, Kokomo, 38

Natasha C. Kilelbrew, Kokomo, 39

Jordan M. Hicks, Kokomo, 27

Krista L. Sumner, Kokomo, 28

Jed A. Paris, Kokomo, 34

Natalie N. Bowman, Kokomo, 32

Aaron D. Parvin, Kokomo, 21

Brittany N. Stout, Kokomo, 19

Shaun Britt, Kokomo, 45

Amye C. Cottrell, Kokomo, 33

July 5

Corey D. Perkins, Kokomo, 21

Quierra N. Woods, Kokomo, 22

Patrick R. Mckillip, Kokomo, 32

Caitlin J. Scott, Kokomo, 29

Cory A. Fagel, Russiaville, 25

Rebecca R. Taylor, Russiaville, 23

DOMESTIC RELATIONS

The following are the domestic relations cases to be heard, according to the court calendars for all five Howard County courts. These include divorces, paternity cases, and child support hearings. The court calendars are accurate as of the Thursday before the Kokomo Perspective’s Wednesday distribution date, but are subject to regular changes. Call the individual court for the most up-to-date information.

Circuit Court

Thurs, July 14, 11 a.m.

Justina and James Carr, Final Hearing

1:30 p.m.

Erin and Matthew Barnes, Other

Fri., July 15, 9 a.m.

Melissa S. and Gerald D. Booth Jr., Citation

Tamara A. and Richard K. Carter II, Provisional Order

Michelle and Michael Pyle, Provisional Order

1:30 p.m.

Kelly and Tyson Biddle, Final Hearing

Tues., July 19, 9 a.m.

Andrea M. and Cedric M. Blackshear, Petition to Modify

1:30 p.m.

Angelica and Timothy Johnson Sr., Final Hearing

Wed., July 20, 9 a.m.

Michele and Micheal Campbell, Reappear

Superior I

Tues., July 19, 9 a.m.

Kristi and Charles Whitaker, Petition to Modify

1:30 p.m.

Alisha and Chad Goudy, Petition to Modify

Darla and Lowell Pugh Jr., Petition to Modify

Superior II

Mon., July 18 9 a.m.

Joanna and Gerald W. Berndt, Other

11 a.m.

Katie and Gerald Guyer, Custody Hearing

Superior IV

Thurs., July 14 8:30 a.m.

Ronna and Bryan Mose, Final Hearing

9 a.m.

Amy and Steven Longjohn, Petition to Modify

1:30 p.m.

Jessica and Simon Dempsey, Provisional Order

Mon., July 18, 10 a.m.

David and Rachelle Clark, Petition to Modify

Wed., July 20, 8:30 a.m.

Lisa and Jeffrey Boring, Petition to Modify

DIVORCE FILINGS

The following are the new divorce filings, according to the Howard County Clerk’s office. The information is accurate as of the Thursday before the Kokomo Perspective’s Wednesday distribution date.

June 28

Jermaine and Monica Sutton

June 30

Willie and Jody Bigsbee

Jordan Bennett and Erika Nixon

Jeremy and Tracey Stalhood

Kirsten and Clayton Wylie

Kari and Jonathan Morefield

July 1

Keith and Kayla Pennington

July 5

Krystal and Daniel Pelfree

DIVORCES GRANTED

The following are the divorces granted in Howard County, according to the Howard County Clerk’s office.

Circuit Court

Jean Ann and Larry Hilligoss

John P. and Regina L. De Priest

Superior II

Jeffrey and Jean Gloudemans

Blaine and Sharayah McCauley

Samantha and Trae Bline

Amanda and Jeffrey Mims

Lois Taylor-Wolfe and Brock Wolfe

Tisha and Todd Martin

Superior IV

Alyssa and Alex Lorenz

Robert A. Taylor

Robert A. “Bob” Taylor, 83 of Tipton died at 12:30 a.m. on Monday, June 27, 2016 at Miller’s Merry Manor. He was born September 6, 1932 in Austin, Indiana to William Henry & Hazel Inez (McCoskey) Taylor. On December 20, 1952 Bob married the love of his life, Mary Lou McClain and she survives.

Bob retired as the Eastern U.S. Manager for Hy-Line International after 32 years of service. He was a 1950 graduate of Austin High School and graduated from Hanover College in 1954. Bob served in the US Army as a Corporal in the Medical Corps/Medical Hospital from 1955-57. He taught biology at Tipton High School for 10 years before going to work for Hy-Line.

Bob was a member of West Street Christian Church where he was a past deacon, elder emeritus and teacher of the R&R Sunday School Class. He had also belonged to the Tipton Kiwanis Club.

Survivors besides his wife Mary Lou include three children, LuAnn Conaway and husband Bob, Tipton, Brian Taylor and wife Mary Jane, Tipton and Lori Taylor, Wilmington, North Carolina; five grandchildren, Brandon Conaway, Aaron Conaway, Carey Phifer, Abby Crume and Daniel Taylor; 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Bob is also survived by one brother, Donald Taylor and wife Sally, Austin, Indiana and one sister, Dixie Lou Souder and husband Norman, Salem, Indiana.

Young-Nichols Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial contributions in Bob’s honor may be made to the West Street Christian Church, 132 N. West Street, Tipton, Indiana, 46072.

Jason C. Fenn

Jason C. Fenn, 46 of Windfall died at 3:57 a.m. on Friday, June 24, 2016 at his residence. He was born September 10, 1969 in Tipton to Monte K. & Pamela D. (Browning) Fenn. Jason was a 1988 graduate of Tri-Central High School.

Survivors include his mother Pamela Fenn of Windfall; one sister, Gayle Fenn and her fiancé Troy Grubb; one niece, Megan Grubb; his extended family, Joy Floyd, Richie Smith and Dawn Smith.

At Jason’s request no public services will be held. His family will celebrate his life with a private event. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial contributions in Jason’s honor may be made to the Wildcat Township Volunteer Fire Department, 208 S. Independence Street, Windfall, Indiana, 46076.

Vernon E. Embry

Vernon E. Embry, 85, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2016. He was born May 25, 1931, in Dardanelle, Arkansas, to Samuel and Luella Embry.

After receiving his formal and some college education, he enlisted in the army in 1953 and was honorably discharged in 1955. He was employed as a journeyman machine repairman for Chrysler. He worked from 1955 to 1996, retiring after 41 years of service. He was also a member of the U.A.W. Local 685. Vernon was a member of Everlasting Dominion Fellowship, where he served as head deacon, head usher, treasurer and a member of the trustee board.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth A. Embry, Kokomo; son, Mark E. (Barbara) Embry, Atlanta , Georgia; daughters, Victoria Washington, Edgewood, Maryland and Sherece L. McCauley, Indianapolis; sister, Vivian Embry, Kokomo; stepson, Evan (Travia) Williams, Fishers, Indiana; stepdaughters, Lori L. (Bright) Azuru, Carmel, Marla P. (Brian T.) Fairley, Westfield, Indiana, Shari Strickland, Waldwick, New Jersey, and Stephanie D. Wofford, Indianapolis; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Kent L. Kirby

Kent Lee Kirby, 57 of Galveston IN, peacefully passed away with his wife by his side at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo on Friday, June 17th, 2016 at 2:26 a.m.

Kent was born in Kokomo on July 24th, 1958 to William (Bill) and Carolyn (Susie) Kirby. He graduated from Haworth High School in 1976. Kent was married to Tammy Goldsberry on October 8th, 1982.

Kent owned ACALM (A Cut Above Landscape Maintenance) Inc. for 30 years. Kent loved the outdoors, and he adored his family.

Kent is survived by his loving wife Tammy Kirby, Galveston, his children, Krystina Kirby, Karissa (Kirby) Kraner and Zak Kraner, his four grandchildren Cameron, Brooklynn, Emmalyse, and Allen. One brother and sister in-law Scott and wife Kim Kirby and step-mother Janet Kirby.

Kent is preceded in death by his mother Carolyn (Susie) Kirby in 1966, his father William (Bill) Kirby in 1992, his grandmother that raised him Birdie Elson in 1982 and several aunts, uncles and cousins and friends.

Murray Weaver Funeral Home in Galveston assisted his family with arrangements. Share a memory of Kent or leave a condolence for his family at www.murrayweaverfuneralhome.com

Mark D. Brewer

Mark D. Brewer, 56, of Greentown, passed away at 11:20 a.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Community North Hospital in Indianapolis.

Mark was born on January 22, 1960 in Kokomo to the late Paul and Charlene Clark Brewer. He married Michelle A. Butts and graduated from Eastern High School in 1978. Mark enjoyed junking, antiquing, collecting and muscle cars. He loved spending time with his family and friends, especially his granddaughters.

Mark is survived by his wife, Michelle A. Brewer; son, Mark Aaron Brewer of Greentown; daughter, Emily (Nathan) Turley of Kokomo; granddaughters, Willow and Daysie Turley; brothers, Denny (Gwen) Brewer and Mike (April) Brewer; sisters, Phyllis (Dale) Campbell and Lisa Augustine; and lots of nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Mark is preceded in death by his parents.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel handled the arrangements.

Family and friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502

Jo Ann Lee

Jo Ann “Conway” Lee, 82, of Cave Creek, AZ, formerly of Kokomo, passed away at 12:50 P.M. on Saturday, June 25 at Eckstin Center in Scottsdale, AZ . She was born on August 24, 1933 in Trafalgar, IN to the late Lawrence and Sylvia (Bryant) Conway. She married Donald R. Lee on December 15, 1957 and he preceded her in death on May 13, 2000.

Jo graduated from Franklin High School in 1951. She was a legal secretary for Eugene McGarvey Law Firm for 28 years before retiring in October 2004. Jo was an active member of Professional Secretaries International for many years. In her spare time, she was very active in charity work such as fund-raising with fashion shows, and volunteer work through both Howard Regional Health System and St. Joseph Hospitals. Jo enjoyed art, sketching, antiquing, and collecting china. She also enjoyed shopping for clothes as well as organizing Don Caster Clothes parties in friends’ homes. Family was everything to Jo. She loved planting flowers and cooking dinners on special holidays with her family. She was a very loving mother and did everything possible for her children. She had many friends and would do anything for a neighbor. She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church.

Jo is survived by daughter, Cathy Jo Lee, of Cave Creek, AZ; two sons, Bruce D. Lee, of Garner, NC, and Rob D. Lee, of Indianapolis; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 43 years, Donald; three sisters, Ruth, Dorothy, and Arlene; and two brothers, Charles and Dallas.

Ellers Mortuary handled the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, please make donation to the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Jo at www.alz.org and click “Make a Donation”.

Connie G. McQuinn

Connie Gale McQuinn Alonzo, 60, went to be with the Lord Monday, June 27th at 4:50am. She was born to Thelma Jean Bowers Tusing and Harold McQuinn in Kokomo, IN on April 26th 1956. She was the loving wife of Pete Alonzo, Jr. They shared 25 years of their lives together. She was a mother to Autumn Wisely, Jessica Williams and Quinn Alonzo. Grandmother to Taylor Bromagen, Jayla & DeAngelo Toney and Amaya & Olivia Williams.

She was a graduate of Western High School, went on to study cosmetology starting her first business as a hairstylist. She co-owned and managed Maverick Construction and later became a part of the AFSCME family. She was a member of The National Association of Professional Women. She was successful, adventurous, embraced diversity and a mentor to many.

She was a dedicated volunteer in costume design at YAT, Young Actors Theater. Her favorite past times were riding her Soft Tail Deluxe Harley Davidson, quilting & sewing, and fellowship with her girlfriends. Her happiest moments were enjoying the company of her family and listening to them play music.

To know her was to love her, she was the true definition of a selfless giver. She had a good heart, soft but strong, unapologetic and honest. Her life was full of beautiful memories.

She is survived by her spouse, siblings, Lisa Willis, Mark McQuinn, and Marty Turner, her soul sister and best friend Michelle Fantauzzo, children, grandchildren and friends that became family. She will be deeply missed. She is predeceased by her grandparents, Orem & Martha McQuinn, Harlan & Maude Bowers, parents, brother Kent McQuinn and her dear Aunt Helen Wolfe.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to her gofundme account:www.gofundme.com/27F2MM2C

Arrangements handled by Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services - Lawrence.

Robert E. Oilar

Robert E. “Bob” Oilar, 93, of Russiaville, died at 7:35 a.m. on June 28, 2016. Bob was born February 22, 1923, in Clinton County, to the late Harry and Gladys (Seward) Oilar. On December 12, 1942, he was married to his loving wife, Mary Kathryn Heaton, whom preceded him in death on November 11, 2015.

Bob was a 1941 graduate of Forest High School and was a farmer until his retirement. He also drove a school bus for 44 years for Western School Corporation, where he remained an avid fan of their sports teams and band.

Bob served on the Russiaville Civil Defense Board, the Howard County Planning Commission, and the Russiaville Cemetery Board. He was a Honey Creek Township Trustee for 24 years and a Honey Creek Township 4-H leader for twelve years. He was also an active member of UCT and a member of Russiaville Masonic Lodge #82, the Shriners and the Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis.

He is survived by his children, Darlene (Gary) McCloud and Michael (Reba Diana) Oilar; four grandchildren, Shaughn (Tom) O’Neal, Christie (Dan) Borders, Jennifer (Rob) Templeman and Morgan Oilar; four great-grandchildren, Austin O’Neal, Elise Templeman, Bridger Borders and Grant Templeman; and four siblings, Mary Lucille (Glenn) Fisher, Betty Berry, Joan (Bob) Eller and Richard (Glenda) Oilar.

In addition to his wife, Mary Kathryn Oilar, he was preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Max Berry.

The family would like to thank the St. Vincent/St. Joseph Kokomo Hospice, the staff of St. Vincent/St. Joseph Progressive Care Unit and Susan Vawter for the excellent care Bob received.

Stout & Son Funeral Home handled the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to West Point Christian Church of which Bob was a member, the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association or to the charity of your choice. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com.

Cecilia A. Burkhart

Cecilia A. Burkhart, 71, Kokomo, passed away at 8:50 p.m. on Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Waterford Place in Kokomo.

Shirley & Stout Funeral Home handled the arrangements. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.shirleyandstout.com.

Janet C. Farmer

Janet Carol Farmer, 70, of Kokomo, passed away on the evening of Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at her home. Janet was born on October 14, 1945 to the late James William and Esther Mae Bitner. Her husband was James Ray Farmer. Janet was employed by Delco Electronics for 30 years, retiring in 1996.

Janet enjoyed working in her yard and in her woods.

Janet is survived by her two children, Regina Jones and Bart Farmer; sisters Marcia Grant and Joy (Ronald) Seglia; grandchildren Aulbany Farmer, Paige and Garrett Jones, Olivia and Vincent Farmer, Jenna Leigh Farmer, and Blaine Nelson. She was loved by many in-laws, nieces and nephews, and Aunt Juanita.

Janet is preceded in death by her parents, brother Jimmie Bitner, and sister-in-law Adah Maxwell.

Keghan

A. Buchanan

Keghan Ayden Alexander Buchanan, 2 months and 2 days old, joined the Angels in heaven early Wednesday morning at his home in Kokomo. He was born April 27, 2016 in Kokomo to Howard E. and Ashley D. (Harrington) Buchanan.

Surviving family include his parents, Howard and Ashley Buchanan, Kokomo, siblings, Vanessa and Peyton Harrington and Joshua and Korbin Gibson; maternal grandparents, Darin (Shelly) Harrington, Peru; Ava Walker and James Lowe Jr., Kokomo, and paternal grandmother, Lee Armstrong, Kokomo. Several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive him.

Murray Weaver Funeral Home in Galveston handled the arrangements. Share a note of encouragement with his family at www.murrayweaverfuneralhome.com

Betty J. Miller

Betty Jean Miller, 86, Burlington, passed away at 4:50 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo. She was born October 25, 1929, in Russiaville, to Melvin and Emma (Hodson) Burns. On May 30, 1947, she married Cleon Junior Miller, and he preceded her in death on November 22, 1999.

Betty graduated from Russiaville High School and worked at Delco Electronics for 25 years before retiring in 1985. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, playing piano and euchre.

She is survived by one son, Michael E. (fiancé Leslie Allen) Miller, Evansville; two grandchildren, Christopher (Angela) Miller and Kylene Miller; one great-grandchild, Eleanor Miller; one sister, Della Smith, Burlington; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; daughter-in-law, Kathy Cory Miller; brothers, Ed Burns, Charles Burns, Cliff Burns and Paul Burns; and sister, Mary Horn.

Stout & Son Funeral Home Neptune Chapelhandled the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com.

Dawn

R. Moreland

Dawn Renee Moreland, age 45, passed away on June 28, 2016 at her home in Muncie, IN. She was born on May 8, 1971 in Elwood, IN to Donald and Arlene (Parr) Moreland.

Dawn was a 1991 graduate of Tipton High School. She enjoyed hanging out with her friends.

Survivors include her parents, Donnie and Arlene Moreland of Tipton, her daughter, Page Yancey of Tipton, a sister, Heather and her husband Joe Plake of Tipton and a niece, Kenzie Plake of Tipton.

Dawn is preceded in death by her grandparents; Otto & Mary Parr and Glover & Emogene Moreland, and a special friend, John Yancey.

Porter Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Theodore Crabtree

Theodore W. “Ted” Crabtree Jr., 71, of Kokomo, passed away at 6:05 P.M. on Friday, July 1, 2016 at IU Medical Methodist Hospital. He was born on March 28, 1945 in Oneida, TN (Scott County) and was raised in Rugby, TN. Ted is the son of the late Theodore W. Crabtree Sr. and Lola A. (Brewster) Crabtree. He graduated in 1963 from Sunbright High School. Ted married Margaret (Shoemaker) Crabtree on October 6, 1963 in Tennessee.

Ted retired from Delco Electronics after 31 years in production. He also worked for Sharp Parts in Indianapolis for 2 years and as a groundskeeper for UCT Youth Baseball for 10 years. Ted’s passions were family and sports. He was a coach and board member of youth leagues for over 30 years. He coached several youth sports including baseball, softball, basketball, and football. He also coached adult teams in softball and volleyball. Ted took great pride in his ladies softball team, especially the years they advanced all the way to state and national levels. Ted bowled in a league for over 30 years. He also played softball and football throughout his life. For over 33 years, Ted enjoyed organizing the annual golf trip to Bright Leaf Golf Resort (Kentucky) for family and friends. Ted adored his family and loved spending time with them, especially with his grandchildren. He was a 30+ years member of both Local UAW#292 and The Sons of the American Legion.

Ted is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Margaret; son, Ted “Teddy” (Tina) Crabtree; two daughters, Debbie (Tim) Bean, and Pam Hilgeman; six grandchildren, Alisha Kennedy, Virgil “A.J.” Kennedy Jr., Danny Bean, Jean-Marie Crabtree, Trever Scot-Wilson Crabtree, and Ashley Hilgeman; three great-grandchildren; Hayden Smith, Camryn Smith, and Braylen Word; sisters, Wilma Gibson and Gail (Richard) Truax; and several nieces and nephews.

Ted was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Joan Williams; and brother, Robert Crabtree.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel handled the arrangements.

Virginia

L. Singleton

Virginia L. Singleton, 76, of Kokomo, passed away at 12:06 p.m. on Sunday at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo.

Virginia was born on May 22, 1940 in Logansport to the late Arlie and Katherine Dunbar Jenness. She married Phillip Singleton on September 27, 1966 in Tennessee and graduated from Logansport High School on June 3, 1959. Virginia enjoyed taking her kids racing and to little league. She enjoyed attending the Jerry Lewis Telethon at the old Ramada Inn with her sorority girls. When Virginia worked at Red Ball Van and Storage she was the center of the business. She loved spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren.

Virginia is survived by her children, Mike (Janet) Singleton of Forest and Patrick (Tammy) Singleton of Kokomo; sister, Karen (Bill) Walsh of Kokomo; grandchildren, Ashley Fye, Parker Singleton, and Blake Singleton; and great-grandchildren, Ross Singleton, Chloe Fye, and Lyla Singleton.

Virginia is preceded in death by her parents; and husband.

Norman

L. Anderson

Norman Lee (Andy) Anderson went to his Heavenly Father on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Norman was born February 12, 1923 in Alexandria, IN to James Leander (Lee) Anderson and Cora Jane (Alderson) Anderson. He married his living wife Elma (Russell) Anderson on May 31, 1946 and they had 70 years together.

Norman served in the United States Army during WWII in the South Pacific, serving in the 1152nd Battalion 1307th Regiment. He worked at Duke Energy and retired from there.

He is survived by his wife Elma (Russell) Anderson, of Kokomo, IN; children, Marcia (Michael) Vaughan, of Plainfield, IN and Mark (Lois) Anderson, of Kokomo, IN; two grandchildren, Lee (Sara) Mitchell, of Peru, IN and Megan Anderson, of Kokomo, IN; five great-grandchildren.

Norman was preceded in death by his parents and 10 brothers and sisters. He will be terribly missed by his loving family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Fisher House. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.shirleyandstout.com.

Esther M. Handy

Esther May Handy, 84, Kokomo, passed away at 7:36 pm, on Sunday, July 3, 2016, at home. She was born February 4, 1932, in Broadway, Ohio, to Lowell and Blanche (Becker) Fisher. On September 4, 1955, she married James Eugene Handy, in Wapakoneta, Ohio, and he survives.

Esther graduated from Botkins High School, in Ohio, in 1950 and from Marion College, now Indiana Wesleyan University, in 1954. She earned her MS in Education in 1969 from Indiana State University. She taught first grade at Western School Corporation for 25 years, retiring in 1994. She had also taught at West Central Corporation at Francesville School, North White Corporation at Monon, Pioneer School Corporation at Royal Center and Logansport School Corporation at Longfellow, for a total teaching career of 33 years. She enjoyed quilting and scrapbooking and was the craft director for the Nazarene Boys and Girls Camp for 23 years. She served on the Indiana Wesleyan Alumni Board and was Western Education Association President. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene where she enjoyed teaching and sewing for musicals.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, John (Shirley) Handy, Wheaton, Illinois, Jerri Handy (Marge Boyd), Chula Vista, California, Janice (Kent) Yost, Roanoke, Jeffrey (Stacy) Handy, Russiaville, and Larry (Barbara) Handy, Margate, Florida; grandchildren, Joe (Katrina) Handy, Amy (Samuel) Slennett, Joshua (Angela) Turnbull, Amber Turnbull (fiancé Joe Castagnola), Erin (Kyle) Wood, Emily (Joshua) Wymore, Danielle (Grant) Tobey, Sgt. Seth Handy, Stephen Handy, Ian Handy, Kara Stimmel and Karac (Angel) Stemmel; 13 great-grandchildren; siblings, Ruby Palmer-Hinkle (Roger), Logansport, Eugene (Faye) Fisher, Wapakoneta, Ohio, and Nancy Handy, Logansport; and brother-in-law, John (Fran) Cromer, Oldsmar, Florida.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Miriam Cromer; sister and brother-in-law, Eleanor (Richard) Cornelius; and brother-in-law, Paul Handy.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lowell & Blanche Fisher Scholarship Fund at Indiana Wesleyan University. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.shirleyandstout.com. Shirley & Stout Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Donald G. Hinze

Donald G. Hinze, 74, Kokomo, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo. He was born July 9, 1941, in Parma, Missouri, to Norman S. and Sylvia I. (Oliver) Hinze. On October 4, 1959, he married Merle L. McGill, and she survives.

Don graduated from Malden High School in 1959 and went on to become co-owner of and retire from Zion Church Builders in Michigan. He was a licensed EMT in Missouri, school board president, Sunday School superintendent, and church bus driver. He was a member of the Brick Layers Association and the First Church of the Nazarene in Kokomo.

In addition to his wife, Merle Hinze, he is survived by his children, Jim L. (Debbie) Hinze, Mattawan, Michigan, Tammy L. (Troy) Mooney, Kokomo and David A. (Penny) Hinze, Kokomo; grandchildren, Kristen (Dave) Simpson, Ashley (Joe) Renie, Scott Mooney, Collin Hinze, Colby Hinze, Alexis Hasting, Macy Hasting and Ethan Hasting; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Bonnie (Jerry) Curtis, Rixeyville, Virginia and Bettie (Bill) Dowdy, Chesterfield, Missouri; sisters-in-law, Wanda (Charles) Johnson and Anita McGill; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Charles Hinze.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.shirleyandstout.com. Shirley and Stout Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Nora J. Warner

Nora Jetta (Cowan) Warner, 89, Kokomo, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation in Kokomo. She was born September 18, 1926 in Kensett, Arkansas, the daughter of Charlie & Vallie Cowan. In 1954, she married Dallas F. Warner. He preceded her in death on December 22, 2000.

A graduate of Clay High School in Miami County, Nora was a hard working woman who loved her family. Nora worked for Delco Electronics and after marring Dallas, she dedicated her time to 5 children. Nora later went back to work for Windsor Estates as a CNA and then Turtle Creek Nursing Home. Nora was also a member of Woodland Church of God and will be missed by many.

Nora is survived by her children, Steve (Chloie) Cowan, Dallas L. (Diane) Warner Jr., David (Cindy) Warner, Jeannie (Devon) Steele, and Nancy (Mark) Cobb; grandchildren, Elisa (Juan) Vazquez, Amanda Warner, Gregory Warner, Mark Warner, John Warner, Gregory (Holly) Steele, Theresa (Dan) Stout, Robert (Lindsey) Keesling, and April Keesling; 16 great-grandchildren and siblings, Emma Boyd, Ada Warner and Don Cowan.

Nora was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dallas F. Warner; grandson, Michael Cowan; granddaughter, Joelle Townsend; sister, Charlene Shope and brother, Samual Cowan.

The family would like to thank all of the caring nurses at Community Howard Regional Health and Kindred Transitional Care for their support and help.

Hasler-Stout Funeral Home handled the arrangements. Messages of condolence may be left at www.hasler-stout.com.

Walter Gearheart

Walter “Max” Gearheart, 88, of Kokomo, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Max was born to Maximo and Walter Gearheart on February 9, 1928. He grew up in Kokomo, Indiana.

Max married his late wife, June Ann, on December 5, 1947. He graduated from Indiana University in 1951. Max served our country in the Army for 2 years.

He worked at Peru Trust Company, L.A. Easterday CPA, and BW Manufacturers until retirement in 1990.

He enjoyed coin collecting, and rooting for the Cincinnati Reds and IU basketball.

For years Max was involved at First Christian Church, serving as an elder and as a deacon. He also taught Sunday School and hosted Bible Studies

Max is survived by his daughter, Margo Trowbridge; son Mark Gearheart; and granddaughter Ann Lopiparo.

He is preceded in death by his wife, June Ann Gearheart and his parents Walter and Maximo Gearheart.

Richard L. Smith

On July 4, 2016 at 10:18 a.m. surrounded by family, Richard Lee Smith was called home by God. He was born February 5, 1963 in Kokomo to the late Richard Allen Smith and Baba Jean Carpenter, who survives. Rick was a carpenter by trade and enjoyed playing guitar, riding motorcycles, spending time with grandchildren and loving God.

Rick is survived by his mother Baba Jean Carpenter and step-father Joe Bradburn, Kokomo; sons Brian (Lindsey) Canady, Kokomo, Anthony Smith; Denver, Colorado; daughter Lindsey (Robert) Keesling, Sharpsville; brother Michael Smith, Kokomo; sister Dawn Carpenter, Kokomo; and grandchildren Tara and Thomas Canady, Faith Chianelli, Anthony Smith Jr., Kyrstin and Alexander Keesling.

Rick is preceded in death by his father, Richard Allen Smith, and his brother, Tracy Wayne Carpenter.

Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel handled the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family will accept donations to assist with final expenses.

Kenneth V. Proctor

Kenneth V. Proctor, 90, of Kokomo, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. He was born on April 17, 1926 in Kokomo to the late Hobart and Grace Irene (Beaman) Proctor. He married Mary (Scott) Proctor on September 8, 1948 in Kokomo at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 4, 2016.

Ken retired from Aero Oil Company as a District Manager in 1991. He also worked for Chevrolet Dealership as a Parts Manager from 1948 until 1966. He was a past member of the Kokomo Management Club. Before his career in management, he served in the United States Army during World War II as an Artillery Staff Sergeant. He earned the Victory Medal, Sharp Shooters Medal, and an Overseas Medal during his military career. Ken volunteered for the Veteran of Foreign Wars in Florida during his time there. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. Ken enjoyed playing and watching baseball, especially the Cubs. He played for the baseball team, the Kokomo Merchants, when he was younger. Ken also enjoyed bowling, fishing, and auto-racing. Ken’s strong work ethic and moral character was an inspiration to his family.

Ken is survived by; daughter, Kathleen Zoeller; three granddaughters, Lisa Zoeller, Aimee (Erik Muehlhausen) Zoeller, and Megan Zoeller; grandson, Brian (Julie) Zoeller; six great-grandsons; one great-granddaughter; several nieces and nephews; and his childhood best friends, John Yager and Kenny Marner.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Mary; and son, Stephen Phillip Proctor.

Memorial Contributions may be made in memory of Ken to the VFW Post #1152.

Trenton J. Everling

Trenton “Trent“ James Everling, age 28, of Tipton, IN passed away on Thursday June 30, at his home in Tipton. He was born on September 9, 1987 in Tipton to Mike and Carlotta (Spears) Everling.

Trent was devoted to his sons and spent as much time with them as he could. He also enjoyed fishing, camping and just hanging out with family and friends. He was employed at BRS Mechanical in Tipton.

Survivors include his parents; Carlotta and her husband Don Hochstedler, Mike Everling and friend Jeanie, his two sons; Anthony Michael Everling and Jesiah Everling. Also surviving are his siblings; Wesley Everling, Raymond Everling, Haley Hochstedler, his maternal grandfather, Carl Spears, and his paternal grandmother, Nedra Everling along with many cousins.

Trent was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Chris Spears and his paternal grandfather, Frank Everling.

Porter Funeral Home handled the arrangements