Raymond Aulick

Raymond E. Aulick, 92, of Madison, Indiana, died on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at University of Louisville Hospital, from injuries sustained in a car accident.

He was born Sept. 25, 1927, in Berry, Kentucky, to Dr. Marcus A. and Mary Agnes Schanding Aulick. He was a 1945 graduate of Morgan High School and was raised in the Short Creek Baptist Church. He was inducted into the US Army on March 15, 1946, during World War II, and rose to the rate of Private serving with Company D, 1560th 500 Reception Center at Camp Atterbury. He re-enlisted on March 15, 1946 and served in the Military Police and rose to the rate of Private First Class and was honorably discharged on Aug. 23, 1947, at Fort Lawton, Washington. He had worked as a taxi driver, milkman and road construction worker early in life. He had resided in Madison the past 60 years and retired from Indiana Kentucky Electric Corporation as a unit supervisor after 26 years service. After retirement he enjoyed working in his rose and vegetable gardens and listening to country and folk music. He was a member of Madison VFW Post No. 1969, Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion, the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765, and was an honorary Kentucky Colonel. He was an avid UK Basketball fan.

Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Betty Coghill Aulick, of Madison; his sons Ed Hackney of Scottsdale, Arizona and Bruce Hackney of Carmel, Indiana; three daughters, Dr. Vannessa Coonrod of Nampa, Idaho, Mary Rotha Willey of Fishers, Indiana and Samantha Jane Aulick-Lemley of Columbus, Indiana; his stepsons, Terry Coghill of Madison and William Coghill of La Grange, Kentucky; and 11 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren, two step granddaughters, a step great-great grandson and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Vicki Aulick and Karen Aulick; his brothers, Robert W. Aulick and Edwin C. Aulick; and a wife, Mona LaDell Johnson Aulick, on May 3, 1983.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Springdale Cemetery in downtown Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.

A final salute will be conducted by the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion at 11:40 a.m. Monday at the funeral home with full military honors to follow at the graveside at Springdale Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 4550 Montgomery Ave., Suite 1100 North, Bethesda, Maryland 20814. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.



Lindsey Dalgleish

Lindsey Michelle “Lindsey Dee” Dalgleish, 40, of Madison, Indiana, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 18, 2020, at her home.

She was born Nov. 10, 1979, in Madison, to Michael “Chester” and Cathy Kinnear Dalgleish. She was a 1998 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School and resided most of her life in Jefferson County and Madison. She had three sons and was currently employed as the kitchen and bar manager at Madison Elks Lodge No. 524 in downtown Madison. She had also worked for Bad Apple Mac’s, Horst’s Bakery and the First Street Saloon. She was a great cook, loved music — including watching her father play in Power Plant — and was a big fan of Alice Cooper, retro decorating, pin-up girl memorabilia, socializing and being with her sons and family.

She is survived by her parents, of Dupont, Indiana; her sons, Ruben Dakota Thevenow, Jackson Brent Thacker and Lincoln Michael Thacker, all of Madison; her brother, Zach Dalgleish of Madison; and her aunts and uncles and many cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, John E. and Margaret R. Manley Dalgleish; her maternal grandparents, W. Claude Kinnear and Roberta L. Hough Kinnear; and an uncle and a cousin.

A private service was held by her family and a public celebration the life will be announced at a later date by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Lindsey’s Remembrance Fund to benefit her children’s education or to help defray funeral expenses. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.morgan-nay.com.

Pat Fisher

Patricia G. “Pat” Fisher, 83, of Brooksburg, Indiana, died Sunday, July 26, 2020, at her residence.

She was born July 16, 1937, in Jefferson County, Indiana, the daughter of Harley G. and Kathleen F. Thompson Patterson. She attended Brooksburg Grade School from grades one through eight and graduated from the former Central High School in Madison, Indiana, in 1955. She was a homemaker and owned and operated antique stores in Brooksburg and Madison. She formerly worked at The Last Straw on Mulberry Street in downtown Madison later in life. She was a volunteer for the Tri Kappa Tour of Homes and a former member of Brooksburg Baptist Church. She was baptized in Manville Creek when she was nine years old.

Survivors include a son, Tim Fisher of Brooksburg; two grandsons Stephen Johnston of Atlanta and Luke Fisher of Pasadena, California; and four half-sister, Wanda, Virginia, Carolyn and Sheryl.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Edwin Brooks “Eddie” Fisher, in 1998; a daughter, Tracey Johnston, in 2019; one half-brother, Marvin Patterson; one sister, Audrey; and her grandmother who raised her, Lula McDowell.

A private funeral service was held Wednesday, July 29 at First Baptist Church of Madison with interment in Brooksburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 416 Vine Street, Madison, Indiana, 47250.

Arrangements by Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, Kentucky, www.ransdellfuneral.com.

Mary Ragan

Mary Jane Jones Ragan, 93, of Vevay, Indiana, died on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at the Manderly Health Care Center in Osgood, Indiana.

She was born Sept. 15, 1926, in Wayne County, Kentucky, to John Morehead and Rosie Elsie Catron Jones. She was raised in Wayne County and graduated from Monticello High School. She married James Grider Ragan in New Castle, Indiana, and was employed by Modern Fold Industries in New Castle, retiring in 1972 after 19 years and 10 months service. She was a member of the Vevay Assembly Church in Vevay, Indiana, was a wonderful seamstress and enjoyed crocheting, painting, raising flowers, gardening and watching birds.

Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Patricia Lee Elkins of Hagerstown, Indiana, Rebecca Ragan Bunner of Vevay and Marquetté Ragan Roberson of Indianapolis; a sister, Annette Denney of Frankfort, Kentucky; and seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of more than 40 years on Oct. 31, 1996.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, at the Vevay Assembly Church. Graveside Services will be at 2:30 p.m., Friday in the South Mound Cemetery in New Castle. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of services Friday at the church.

Due to COVID-19 and CDC guidelines, guests will be asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at the church and cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Vevay Assembly Church. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com.

John Robbins

John Andrew Robbins, 77, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus, Indiana.

He was born on Oct. 31, 1942, in Madison, to William S. and Ruth M. Richards Robbins. He graduated from Madison Consolidated High School in 1961 and was a lifelong resident of Madison. He married Phyllis E. Hearne on Sept. 11, 1964, and they had two sons. He retired from Envirex in 2006 after 41 years as an assembler. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a former volunteer firefighter for Walnut Street No. 4 Fire Company since the age of 18. He was active in the Democratic party, was a precinct committeeman and was a member of the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the Son’s of the American Legion. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, reading and socializing and going to Mike’s Diner daily.

Survivors include his wife of nearly 56 years, of Madison; his sons, Brian Robbins and Michael “Mike” Robbins, both of Madison; a brother, Joseph Robbins of Noblesville, Indiana; and nine grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Bette J. Ralston; and two brothers, Gerald and William Robbins.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday and from 10 a.m. until time of services Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude, Calvary Baptist Church or the American Heart Association. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.