Obituaries - April 14, 2010
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 11:00 AM
James B. "Jim" Klingler, 83, of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky.
He was born May 2, 1926, in Savanna, Ill., the son of John F. and Helen Schneider Klingler. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a 1952 graduate of Iowa State University with a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering. He also attended St. Ambrose College and was a member of Tau Beta Pi, Etta Kappa Nu, Pi Nu Epsilon and Phi Kappa Phi fraternities. He retired in 1983 as plant manager of the Dow Corning Corp. Plant in Carrollton, Ky. He served on the Carrollton City Council from 1977 to 1981 and from 1984 to 1986 and on the Carrollton Utilities Commission from 1969 to 1971 and from 2006 to 2008. In 1990, he served as the interim manager at Carrollton Utilities. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Madison and a former member of the Carrollton Rotary Club.
He is survived by three daughters, Barbara Erwin of Bettendorf, Iowa, Patricia Marshall of Madison and Kathleen Harvey of Winchester, Ky.; one son, Dennis Bessenecker of Louisville, Ky.; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Grace Klingler; one son, John James Klingler; his parents; one sister, Kathleen Hansen; and three brothers, Herb Klingler, Jack Klingler and Ben Klingler.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Faith Lutheran Church. A private graveside service and burial will be in Hunters Bottom Lutheran Cemetery in Milton, Ky.
Friends may call at the church Friday from 10 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Faith Lutheran Church. Contributions can be made through Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky., which is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
Daryl Reynolds, 57, of Butlerville, died Monday, April 12, 2010, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon
He was born Jan. 4, 1953, in Knott County, Ky., the son of Wesley and Armina Short Reynolds. He enjoyed working puzzles and playing cards and board games.
He is survived by his father; his step mother, Iona Michael Reynolds; three brothers, Alger Reynolds of Canaan, Ralph Miller of Jenkins, Ky., and Denver Smith of Seymour; seven sisters, Carol Begley of Roxanna, Ky., Margaret Smith of Milton, Ky., Ruby Smith of Commiskey, Lena Petro of Scipio and Jewell Spears, Brenda Day and Pamela Childers, all of North Vernon.
A graveside service and burial will be at noon Friday at Pisgah Cemetery in Deputy.
Friends may call Friday from 10 to 11:45 a.m. at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home in North Vernon.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations toward funeral expenses. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www..dovesharprudicel.com.
Evonne Stephan Webb, 49, of Louisville, Ky., formerly of Madison and Carrollton, Ky., died Monday, April 12, 2010, at her residence.
She was born May 28, 1960, in Sullivan, the daughter of R. Wayne and Frances Whitaker Stephan. She was raised in Carroll County, Ky., and was a 1978 graduate of Carroll County High School. She was a 1981 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and received a degree as a registered nurse. She was employed from 1981 to 1988 as a registered nurse with Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky. She moved to Louisville, Ky., in 1988 and worked as a registered nurse at Jewish Hospital until 2003. She was a member of the Shawnee Baptist Church in Louisville, Ky., and helped wherever needed in the church. She enjoyed shopping and collecting pictures.
She is survived by one son, Ryan Gemmer of Louisville, Ky.; one daughter, Caitlin Webb of Louisville, Ky.; her parents of Madison; one brother, Darren Stephan of Crestwood, Ky.; two grandchildren; one niece; one nephew; an aunt and uncle; and several cousins and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Raymond "Bill" and Virgie Browning Stephan, and Floyd and Louetta Thornton Whitaker.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in the Ryker's Ridge New Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Diabetes Association. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
George Wehner Jr.
George William "Bill" Wehner Jr., 80, of Madison, died Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at King's Daughters' Hospital.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.