Obituaries - June 19, 2013
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 11:00 AM
Janet P. Davis, 88, of Hanover, died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
She was born Nov. 15, 1924, in Seymour, to Albert and Paula Breitfield Pfaffenberger. She was raised in Seymour and was a 1942 graduate of Seymour High School. She resided in Bedford for seven years, moving to Hanover in 1962. She and her husband owned and operated Finnegan's in Hanover for 10 years. She was a member of Hanover United Methodist Church for 53 years and had served on every committee at the church. She was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Gourmet Cooking Club. She and her husband also served as church camp counselors and youth leaders for many years. She enjoyed cooking, singing, entertaining, sewing, painting, upholstering, decorating and being with her family.
She is survived by one son, Stewart F. Hall of Aurora; three daughters, Susan Van De Walle of Madison, Lou Ann Hockill of Moline, Ill. and Paula D. Stoner of Lexington; one sister, Doris Kovener of Crothersville; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William P. "Bill" Davis Jr., whom she married Nov. 22, 1950, and who died Feb. 18, 2012; one son, Jerry Daniel Hall, who died in 2007; and her parents.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Hanover United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Hanover Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Hanover United Methodist Church Open Hands Open Hearts Food Ministry or the Debt Reduction Fund. Contribution cards are available at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Ronald "Blackie" Loren Jackson, 91, of Greenwood, died Monday, June 17, 2013.
He was born Dec. 19, 1921, in Hanover, to Andrew G. and Freda Roberts Jackson. He served in the Army with the Flying Tigers, 308th Bomb Group, during World War II. He was a member of Paynesville Christian Church and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 481. He and his wife enjoyed traveling in their RV, especially to Texas and Florida. He also enjoyed playing pool.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Pauline Land Jackson; three daughters, Marcie A. Schroeder of Indianapolis, Dixie L. Pete of Greenwood and Kelley L. Williams of Fairview, Texas; one brother, Burlyn Jackson of Madison; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Lloyd, George, Millis, Boyce and Terry; three sisters, Shirley Dee, Rose Ann and Hildreth; and one grandson.
All services will be private.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Heart Association.
Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Greenwood is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.forestlawncemetery-fh.com.
Robert McIntosh II
Robert L. McIntosh II, 41, of Sanders, Ky., died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at his residence
He was born May 17, 1972, in Greensburg, to Robert L. and Bonnie Wingate McIntosh. He was a former contractor and iron worker. He was a member of the First Apostolic Church of Carrollton. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing golf. He also enjoyed woodworking.
He survived by his wife, Angel McIntosh of Sanders, Ky.; his parents of Holton; two daughters, Jessica Dawn McIntosh and Chelsea Lynn McIntosh, both of Versailles; one step daughter, Heaven Lee Craig of Sanders, Ky.; one sister, Jennifer Gayheart of Versailles,; and two step granddaughters.
The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Friday at the First Apostolic Church of Carrollton, 111 Third St., Carrollton, Ky. Cremation was chosen.
Friends may call at the church Friday from 1 to 4 p.m.
Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
James "Jim" Weigand, 85, of Bloomington, died Monday, June 17, 2013, at the Meadowood Retirement Community in Bloomington.
He was born Feb. 17, 1928, in Rock Island, Ill, to Frank E. and Emma R. Weigand. He was a graduate of Rock Island High School in Rock Island, Ill. He served as a radio operator in the Navy. He attended Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill. He taught physics and mathematics at Mt. Carroll High School in Illinois. He attended Northern Illinois University and earned a master's degree in educational administration. During this time, he taught at Littlejohn Elementary School. In 1959, he became a consultant for the Title III program of the National Defense Act. In 1962, he attended Indiana University, completing the doctoral program in 1964. He stayed on at IU as a professor in the School of Education. At IU, he served as a professor, as an assistant of president John Ryan from 1971 to 1979 and as dean of continuing studies from 1979 to 1994. After retirement, he served until 2012 as an unpaid assistant to the president of the Indiana University Foundation. He received the Distinguished Achievement Award from the National Science Teachers and the Distinguished Award from the National Continuing Education Association. He was also awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash from Gov. Evan Bayh and garnered recognition from the Indiana General Assembly for his service to the State of Indiana. Additionally he received various outstanding teaching awards form Indiana University. In 2006, he was recognized with a Distinguished Alumni Service Award, the highest award given by Indiana University. In 2012, he received the School of Education Distinguished Alumni Service Award. He enjoyed teaching the Mini University every June, teaching in 41 of 42 years of the program.
He is survived by three children, John Weigand, Kathryn Crafton and David Weigand; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Natalie "Tally" Weigand, of Hanover; his parents; two sisters, Rachel and Theresa; and three brothers, Frank, Harry and Raymond
A memorial and celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the First United Church in Bloomington. Burial will be in the Ash Garden at First United Church. A reception will immediately follow the service at Meadowood Retirement Community.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the James E. Weigand Endowed Scholarship in the Indiana University Foundation, IU Health Bloomington Hospital Foundation or to a charity of the donor's choice.
Allen Funeral Home in Bloomington is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.allenfuneralhome.org.