Tammy Cook

Tammy Cook, 54, of Madison, died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

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



LaVon Gudkese

LaVon F. Cartwright Gudkese, 88, of Noblesville, formerly of Madison, died Friday, March 8, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

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



Helga House

Helga Demel Stewart House, 71, of Owensboro, Ky., formerly of Switzerland County, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at Owensboro Place Care and Rehabilitation Center in Owensboro, Ky.

She was born Sept. 27, 1941, in Nikolsburg, Czech Republic, the daughter of Josef and Rosa Kuriel Demel. She was raised in Furth, Germany, where she graduated high school. She was united in marriage on July 27, 1961 to Larry Stewart. She was later united in marriage in 1974 to Charles Edward House. She was a licensed practical nurse at the Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas, for several years. She resided in Vevay from 1964 to 1968, and resided the past 27 years in Owensboro, Ky. She was a member of the Saint Joseph & Paul Catholic Church in Owensboro, Ky. She was a homemaker. She enjoyed shopping, crocheting and being a mother.

She is survived by three sons, Steven Allan Stewart and Shon Eric Stewart, both of Rising Sun, and Michael Josef House of Nuremberg, Germany; two daughters, Sandra Kay Stewart of Germany and Charlene Estelle Kohn of Austin, Texas; three brothers: Erich Demel, Hermann Demel and Karl Demel, all of Nuremberg, Germany; one sister, Trudy Wladymirow of Lawton, Okla.; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Joseph Demel; and sister: Anna Lenke.

A memorial service will be at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Vevay Church of Christ, 200 W. Market St., Vevay.

Friends may call at the church Sunday from 5 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Vevay Church of Christ or a charity of the donor's choice. Contribution cards are available at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, which is in charge of arrangements.

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



Harriet Knox

Harriet E. Knox, 82, of Hanover, died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born March 28, 1930, in Switzerland County, the daughter of Albert and Shirley Leatherbury Lock. She lived in Carroll County, Ky., most of her life until moving to Crestwood, Ky., in 1992. She moved to the Madison/Hanover area in 2010. She worked until 1973 at the Joyce Shoe Company. Prior to that, she worked at the Ace Hardware Store at Main and Walnut streets. She spent the rest of her time as a homemaker and raising her children. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Madison. She enjoyed baking, selling her baked goods, reading and gardening.

She is survived by four daughters, Linda Marsh of Carrollton, Ky., Eugenia Knox of Hanover, Judith Boulton of Elizabethtown, Ky., and Janet Brock of Louisville, Ky.; three sisters, Carolyn Montgomery of Hanover, Ruth Anne Chadwell of Madison and Maerguerite Ligon of Hanover; one brother, Paul V. Lock of Jacksonville, Fla.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles William Knox, whom she married Sept. 8, 1947, and who died Aug. 3, 1995; her parents; and one brother, Eugene Lock.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.

Friends may call at the home of her sister, Maerguerite Ligon, 1231 S. River Road Drive, Hanover, immediately following the memorial service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Alzheimer's Association. Contribution cards are available at Lytle Funeral Chapel, which is in charge of arrangements.

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