Donald Bentley

Donald G. "Don" Bentley, 70, of Madison, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 7, 1942, in Madison, the son of C. Risk and Opal L. Anderson Bentley. He resided all of his life in Jefferson County and was a 1960 graduate of Madison High School. He attended Purdue University and received an associate degree in drafting. He was a machinist for 30 years at Cummins Engine Co., working at the Seymour and Holset Madison plants. He had worked early in life with his father at L.P. Cavett Construction Co. in Seymour. He was a member of the CAM Car Club and River Valley Community Church in Madison. He enjoyed building homes, building cars, traveling and watching University of Kentucky basketball. He also enjoyed racing remote-control hydroplanes with his son and going to the Regatta.

He is survived by his wife, Connie L. Ferris Bentley, whom he married Jan. 6, 1962; three sons, Donald A. Bentley of Madison, and James D. Bentley and Gregory A. Bentley, both of Hanover; one brother, David R. Bentley of Little Mountain, S.C.; one sister, Carol Ann Barr of Versailles; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one uncle; one aunt; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tina Lee Bentley, who died Dec. 7, 1967; his father, who died April 10, 2008; his mother, who died May 5, 1995; and one brother, Charles James Bentley, who died in January 1937.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at North Madison Christian Church, 1400 E. State Road 62. Burial will be in Hebron Cemetery.

Friends may call at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre today from 5 to 8 p.m. and at the church Tuesday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the River Valley Community Church Building Fund. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Bill Hall

Bill J. Hall, 79, of Scottsburg, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 at his residence.

He was born Feb. 13, 1933, in Whitesburg, Ky., the son of Willie and Annie Stewart Hall. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a retired printing press operator for the old American Can Co. in Austin. He was a member of New Hope Church of God, where he was a deacon.

He is survived by his wife, Amanda Lee Collins Hall, whom he married Sept. 11, 1955; one sister, Mary Francisco of Madison; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by seven siblings.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial will be in Scottsburg Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted graveside by Crothersville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1083.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.



Roberta May

Roberta M. Hassfurder May, 76, of Madison, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

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



Albert Rosenberger

Albert D. "Abbie" Rosenberger, 83, of Trenton, Fla., formerly of Vevay, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Gainesville, Fla.

He was born July 3, 1929, in Vevay, the son of Louis R. and Isabella Webb Rosenberger. He was raised in Switzerland County and was a graduate of Vevay High School. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was sheriff of Switzerland County from 1959 to 1967. He was employed in maintenance at the Stadler Meat Co. in Columbus for seven years. In August 1981, he moved to Florida. He was a life member of the Vevay Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5396. He was a member of Joppa Baptist Church in Trenton, Fla., and the Disabled American Veterans. He farmed most of his life. He enjoyed farming, hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Grieger Rosenberger, whom he married July 4, 2000; three sons, William Albert Rosenberger and Frank Edward Rosenberger, both of Orange Park, Fla., and Troy Lee Rosenberger, of Green Cove Springs, Fla.; one daughter, Carol Ann Geiman of Savannah, Ga. ; 21 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Vera Lee "DeDe" Morgan Rosenberger, whom he married Feb. 5, 1949, and who died Sept. 25, 1993; one daughter, Elizabeth Ann Rosenberger; his parents; three brothers, Oscar L. Rosenberger, Richard "Dick" Rosenberger and Max E. Rosenberger; three sisters, Mary Jane Fothergill, Anna Margaret Shapiro and Elizabeth Jean "Betty" Swango; and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted graveside by Vevay Post 185 of the American Legion and Vevay Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5396.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Haven Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Margaret Schaum

Margaret L. Clapp Schaum, 85, of Madison, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Hickory Creek of Madison.

She was born June 22, 1927, in Clark County, the daughter of Paul and Laura Clapp Clapp. She was raised in Nabb and was a graduate of Lexington High School. She was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. She was a volunteer for the American Cancer Society "Daffodil Days." She had lived in Madison since 1950. She retired as a head cashier from the Kroger Co., where she worked 33 years. She also worked at the Knights of Columbus Lodge for many years. She enjoyed animals and was a member of the Humane Society of America. She enjoyed gardening and volunteering at the animal shelter.

She is survived by one daughter, Rebecca Burress of Madison; two sons, J. Michael Schaum of Munster and Patrick. L. Schaum of Carrollton, Texas; one brother, Paul Clapp of Lexington; one sister, Connie Carver of Lexington; five grandchildren; one step grandson; three great-grandsons; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James F. Schaum, whom she married June 26, 1948, and who died Sept. 1, 1994; her parents; and two brothers, Melvin Clapp and Russell Clapp.

The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 413 E. Second St. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery.

Friends may call at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. The rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter, Prince of Peace Catholic Church or Friends of Shawe and Pope John. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Leroy Thomas

Leroy Thomas, 76, of Vevay, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at his residence.

He was born Aug. 7, 1936, in Florence, the son of Sam E. and Mary R. Gross Thomas. He resided most of his life and attended school in Switzerland County. He was a self-employed carpenter and farmer. He attended Temple Baptist Church in Patriot. He enjoyed working, camping and watching old Westerns on television.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Betty S. Ritch Thomas, whom he married Dec. 29, 1960; one son, Allen "Bubby" Thomas of Trenton, Ohio; one daughter, Susan Bess of Fairview; one brother, Samuel Brown Thomas of Vevay; four sisters, June Wainscott of French, and Rita Peters, Betty Rider and Sue Thomas, all of Patriot; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death one son, Robert Lee Thomas, who died March 2, 2010; his parents; six brothers, James Edward Thomas, who died April 30, 1990, Howard Thomas, Richard Thomas, Bernard Thomas, William Paris Thomas, who died Nov. 26, 2005, and an infant brother; and two sisters, Barbara Thomas and Mary Francis Thomas.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 11 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the family. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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

This is a corrected version of an obituary published Saturday. It corrects the number of years he was married.



Jack Ulery

Jack L. Ulery, 56, of Madison, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

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