Francis Cole Jr.

Francis F. "Sam" Cole Jr., 80, of Madison, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Hosparus Inpatient Unit of Norton Pavilion in Louisville, Ky.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Herman Geyman

Herman W. Geyman, 89, of Madison, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born Oct. 2, 1924, in Madison, to Allie V. and Agnes Martha Jacobs Geyman. He resided in the Madison area most of his life and enjoyed the Madison Regatta. He served in the Army from July 22, 1944 to April 25, 1946, serving during World War II with the rank of Private First Class. He received the Good Conduct Medal and several other ribbons and medals. He worked as a mechanic all of his life and had worked with his brother, Paul, at his service station in downtown Madison. He was a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic Church.

He is survived by one sister, Alice G. Stephan Morris Juengel of Canaan; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mozena Edwards Geyman, who died Oct. 17, 2007; his parents; four brothers, Paul Geyman, George Geyman, Walter Geyman and Raymond J. Geyman; and four sisters, Pauline Geyman, Jane Lee, Martha Brawner and Dorothy Johann.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

Friends may call at the chapel Friday from 12:45 p.m. until the service. Military honors will be conducted in the Chapel Friday by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Marjorie Gotts

Marjorie "Margie" A. Gotts, 76, of Madison, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

She was born June 28, 1956, in Flint, Mich., to Russell and Buelah Bryan. She was a 1956 graduate of Elk Rapids High School. She was a homemaker and a licensed practical nurse. She began her career at Munson Hospital in Traverse City, Mich. She later provided private in-home healthcare nursing services as well as working in nursing home facilities. She also served as an emergency medical technician for Rescue 69 Emergency Medical Services in Versailles. She enjoyed the outdoors, traveling, spending time with her family, friends and pets. She also enjoyed gardening, home canning, sewing, knitting, crocheting, crafts, cooking, baking and cake decorating.

She is survived by her husband, Robert E. Gotts, whom she married Dec. 23, 1961; five children, Linda Wood of Madison, Kathryn Clayton of Commiskey, Thomas Gotts of Arlington, Wash., Susan Sizemore of Madison and David Gotts of North Vernon; one sister, Janet Draper of Mount Wolf, Pa.; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Walter Bryan and Clayton Bryan; and one sister, Mary Jennings.

A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Hebron Baptist Church, 6968 N. Graham Road. Burial will be private in Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church Saturday from 1 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Contributions can be made through Vail Funeral Chapel, which is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent at www.vailfuneralchapel.com.



Delores Jackson

Delores Jackson, 82, of Hanover, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Dorothy Jones

Dorothy G. Aldridge Handlon Jones, 89, of Madison, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Margaret Ranz

Margaret B. "Meg" Hatton Ranz, 87, of Florence, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born Oct. 22, 1926, Madisonville, Ohio, to Harry and Ada Violet Curtis Hatton. She was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she was a 1943 graduate of Hughes High School.

She and her husband purchased and renovated a farm in Florence in 1984. She was employed as a sales clerk for Lazarus in Cincinnati, Ohio, retiring in 1991, after 14 years of service. She was a member of the Tapper's Homemaker's Club. She enjoyed being a homemaker, crafting and reading.

She is survived by three daughters, Margot Abou-Hassan of Chandler, Ariz., Susan A. LeGendre and Barbara A. Ranz, both of Florence; one son, David A. Ranz of Cincinnati, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert George "Al" "Bud" Ranz, whom she married June 10, 1950, and who died May 9, 2011; one daughter, Kathleen E. Swales; her parents; and one brother, Harry Hatton.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay Saturday from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.haskellandmorrison.com.



Mary Summers

Mary R. Summers, 65, of Hanover, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Matthew Trembley

Matthew J. "Matt" Trembley, 62, of Madison, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

He was born March 26, 1951, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Thomas J. and Loretta S. Trembley. He was a graduate of Xaverian High School in Brooklyn, N.Y., and attended Hunter College. He served in the Navy from Jan. 4, 1977 to May 19, 1980, with the rank of Airman E-3. He also served in the Navy from May 20, 1980 to May 12, 1983, with the rank of AQAN E-3. He received the Good Conduct Medal and several other awards and ribbons. While serving in the Navy he attended classes in Memphis and China Lake. He was employed as a network engineer with Grote Industries.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Trembley of Madison; two step sons, Benjamin Anthony and Christopher Anthony, both of New York; five step grandchildren; and several other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his father; and his mother.

A memorial service will be held in New York. Cremation was chosen. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter. Contributions can be made through Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Thomas Woodburn

Thomas Arnott "Tom" Woodburn, 64, of Madison, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at his residence.

He was born Aug. 23, 1949, in Bradenton, Fla., to W. Frank and Jean M. Lewis Woodburn. He was a 1967 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School and served as drum major of the MCHS Marching Cubs for three years. He attended several colleges Indiana State, Indiana University, and then returned to Indiana State. While serving in Vietnam, he took correspondence courses through the University of Maryland. Following his service, he graduated from Vincennes University and then attended Ball State in a self-designed carpenter/contractor curriculum. He served in Vietnam from 1970 to 1971, rising to the rank of Specialist E5. He received the Good Conduct Medal and several service and campaign medals. He served in the Army reserves until July 30, 1975. He worked with Jim Gabhart Construction for several years, before becoming self-employed. In 1986 he opened the Fillin' Station Liquor Store, which he operated until 2011. He became involved with the Indiana Beverage Retailers Association, including serving as a member of the board of directors and also working closely with the lobbyist for the beverage organization. He served as an officer of the Ryker's Ridge Fire Department for more than 10 years. He was an Indiana Certified First Class Firefighter and also served as assistant chief. He was fireman of the year in 1995. He was a member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Knights of Columbus and Prince of Peace Parish. He enjoyed being an anonymous supporter of many non-profit organizations for the past 30 years. He was a life-long Jeep enthusiast, collecting and restoring Jeeps of all eras, eventually specializing in World War II vehicles. The hobby led to his involvement in parades, air shows, and museum and historical displays. He was a member of the Military Preservation Association, a charter member of the Indiana Military Preservation Association and co-founder of KILROY Military Preservation Association for Kentucky and Indiana. He was a member of the Board of the Directors of the 4th Armored Reenactment Company. He was asked to serve as a judge for the Military Preservation Association National Convention several times. He attended military events and shows throughout the eastern half of the United States and traveled to Europe to participate in military ceremonial and historical events, and tour many WW II sites. He was also an advocate and supporter of The Madison Ribberfest.

He is survived by one brother, Peter Woodburn of Madison; one sister, Mary Jean "M.J." Woodburn of Vernon, Vt.; two nieces; one nephew; five great-nieces and great-nephews; and his caregivers, Josh Jones and Sara Baxter Bickis.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Jill C. Woodburn, who died March 30, 2010.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted graveside by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion and the Fort Knox Ceremonial Unit.

Friends may call at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 to 10:20 a.m. The rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. A final salute will be conducted by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion and the Fort Knox Ceremonial Unit at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to The ALS Therapy Development Institute Inc. in Cambridge, Ma. at http://community.als.net/TomWoodburnALSMemorialFund, or to the Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.

This is a corrected version of an obituary published Tuesday. It corrects information provided on the name of his surviving sister.