Jerry Hodge

Jerry A. Hodge, 63, of Lexington, Indiana, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at his residence in Lexington.

He was born March 3, 1955, in Madison to Weibro and Dorothy (Cooper) Hodge. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1973 where he served until he was honorably discharged Sept. 10, 1974. During the last 32 years, he has worked in construction, primarily at Complete Reconstruction in Austin, Indiana. He also has been a mechanic, heavy machine operator, and a car salesman.

He is survived by his wife, Mary, of North Vernon; his daughters: Angel Hodge of Scottsburg, Indiana and April Hodge; his son, Charles Hodge of Austin; his mother, Dorothy Hodge of Lexington; his sister, Honey Hodge of Lexington; his brothers: James Hodge of Deputy, Indiana and Roy Hodge of Crothersville, Indiana; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father; his first wife, Teresa (Cravens) Hodge; a daughter, Patricia Hodge; and his brothers: Terry and Wayne Gary Hodge.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, 117 Holt Drive, Madison. Interment will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery at a later date.

Visitation will be at the Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday.

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Norma Schoenhoeft

Norma Jean Schoenhoeft, 84, of Vevay, Indiana died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Community Howard Regional Health in Kokomo, Indiana. Arrangements and additional information are pending at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, or at

Dennis Yocum

Dennis Dale Yocum, 69, of Hanover, Indiana, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at Hanover Health and Rehab in Hanover, Indiana.

He was born Jan. 22, 1950, in Carrollton, Kentucky, to William Elmo and Buelah Mae (Clemmons) Yocum.

He is survived by his son, Dennis Yocum of Groveport, Ohio; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Wanda Burress of Hanover and Pearl Konkle of Columbus; two brothers: Duke Yocum and and Paul Yocum of Hanover; his life partner, Rebecca Hauck, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Billy, Norman, Kenny, and a sister, Mary Jo.

At his request, there will be no services. A memorial service will be at a later date for immediate family.

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