Obituaries - October 19, 2013
Saturday, October 19, 2013 5:00 AM
Lois Ann Bruce, 68, Vevay, Ind., died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at her residence.
She was born July 12, 1945, in Cincinnati to Marvin L. and Treasa J. Edwards. She was a 1963 graduate of Bracken County High School in Brooksville, Ky. She moved to Switzerland County in 1964. She was a reservation & PBX operator at the Belterra Casino & Resort from 2000 to 2008 and also worked at the Vevay & Rising Sun Family Dollar Store from July 1993 to July 2000. She enjoyed flowers, raising chickens, working puzzles, reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Paul W. Bruce, whom she married on July 12, 1964; three sons, Paul Schirmer Bruce of Rising Sun, Ather Harry Bruce of Lebanon, Ohio, and James Shelley Bruce of Florence; four daughters, Tina Ann Louderback of Rising Sun, Gloria B. Day of Vevay, Tracy D. Hines of Florence, Lura Fay Scudder of Vevay; three brothers, Gene Edwards of Milton, Ky., Wayne Edwards of Madison, Darrell Edwards of Port Richey, Fla,; four sisters, Alma Grace Paul of Ocala, Fla., Katherine Blevins of Alabama, Linda Sue Back of Cincinnati, Velma Jane Young of Excel Ala.; 16 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Dale Edwards; and a sister, Lillian Fay McMillan.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be at Napoleon Cemetery in Napoleon, Ky.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the charity of the donor's choice. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Aileen Mikesell, 82, of Milton, Ky., died on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
She was born on June 24, 1931, in Carrollton to George Thurman and Bessie Justice Thurman Barnes. She was a homemaker and and was of the Pentecostal faith.
She is survived by three daughters: Dianna L. Mikesell of Milton, Ky., Carolyn Pulliam of Milton, Ky., and Waunita Privette of Danville, Ky.; three sons James Mikesell of Louisville, Ky.; Chester Mikesell of Las Vegas, and Kenneth Mikesell of Sacramento, Calif; 12 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Sidney Mikesell, her parents, two sisters, brother, Bill Thurman; and her step-father, Roy Barnes.
Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Ky.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton.
Virgina Pierce, 86, Hanover, died on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at the Hanover Health and Rehab Center.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.
David Wayne "Dave" Robertson, 52, of Madison, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at his home.
He was born Sept. 20, 1961, in Seaford, Del., to Kenneth D. and Clara Robinson Robertson. He was a 1979 graduate of Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton, Calif., and had attended electrician's school. He was a national championship speed skater early in life. He was a Christian and enjoyed being with his family. His hobbies included any kind of racing, especially NASCAR, boat racing, Madison Regatta, Formula One and Colts football. He had worked as a union electrician in California before moving to Madison in 2004. He had worked in maintenance for Century Tube and the past seven years at Arvin Sango. He enjoyed membership in the Electrician's Union in California and the Sons of the American Legion Jefferson County Post 9.
He is survived by his wife, Lori Anne Wendt, whom he married on May 2, 2008; father, Kenneth D. Robertson; son, Kyle Robertson of Lansing, Mich.; three daughters, Tiffany Currier of San Diego, Calif., Jacklyn Robertson of Madison, Catherine Robertson of Madison; two brothers, Kenneth A. Robertson of Atlanta, Brian Robertson of Madison; sister, Sheril Robertson Evans of Woodstock, Ga.; five grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his mother, who died May 24, 2007.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.
Friends may call Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of King's Daughters' Health. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Mark Helen Crozier Wade, 82, Hanover, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
She was born to Gaylord Frederick and Mary Helen Haigh Crozier on April 17, 1931, in Madison. She was a 1949 graduate of Madison High School. She attended Ball State University, Hanover College and received her masters degree from Miami University. She was a member of the Madison Presbyterian Church. She was employed with Wayne Township Schools near Dayton as a guidance counselor. She also taught English and was a guidance counselor at Beaver Creek City School System, retiring after more than 30 years. She moved to Rykers Ridge in 1967 and later moved to Port Mansfield, Texas for six years before moving to Hanover in 2004. She was a member of the Ohio State Retired Teachers Association and the Ohio Brittany Club. She enjoyed field trials, reading, keeping up with current events, crossword puzzles, word games, bird watching and fishing
She is survived by her husband, Harold E. Wade, whom she married June 17, 1967; three sons, Carl L. Beehler of Carlsbad, Calif., Roger Beehler of Clifton, Ohio, and John Beehler of Kentchum, Idaho; one granddaughter; great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and other relatives.
The funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be at Springdale Cemetery in Madison.
Friends may call Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to an Alzheimer's Foundation or the Madison Riverfront Development Project. Contributions cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Robert Wayne Wilson, 70, of Carroll County, Ky., died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at his home in English.
He was born Feb. 16, 1943, to Guy and Grace Wilson. He worked as a truck driver for KOI and served in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by four daughters, Michelle Beaton, Melissa Ethridge, Laura Shaver and Jennifer Curry; brother, Russell Wilson; sister, Minnie Thompson; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Sue Wilson; four brothers, Wilford Wilson, Donald Wilson, Jerry Wayne Wilson and Guy Wilson Jr.; two sisters Marie and Geraldine.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Graham Dunn Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be at the English Cemetery.
Friends may call at Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the English Christian Church.