James E. Benedict, Treva J. Stice
James E. Benedict
James E. “Bud” Benedict, 89, of Bicknell, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.
Bud was born in Bicknell on Oct. 17, 1929, the son of the late William Benedict and Ellen Ethel (Barnes) Benedict. He was a graduate in the class of 1948 Bicknell High School, and shortly after, on May 6, 1951, married his loving wife, Eldina Benedict, and she survives. Bud served his country in the U.S. Army, and was a life-time member of the VFW. He was also a life-time member of the Bicknell French Club, Edwardsport Masonic Lodge, and was very active in the Bicknell Country Club. Bud enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid fisherman. He was also a member of Bethel Church and was employed by PSI as a lineman for 38 years.
In addition to his wife, Eldina, Bud is survived by his daughter, Carole Albrecht and her husband, Bill of Bicknell; one son, Buddy Benedict and his wife, Cheryl of Evansville; two sisters, Lynn Mundy and her husband, Gary, and Lora Carlisle and her husband, Gib; one brother, David Snellenberger and his wife, Linda; and three grandchildren, Jeff Albrecht and his wife, Tara, Amy Hurt ands her husband, Justin, Jonathon Benedict and his wife, Cassie; and three great-grandchildren, Wade and Jovi Albracht, and Cora Hurt.
He was also preceded in death by his step-father, Eldon Snellenberger; an infant daughter, Nancy Benedict; two sisters, Lou Edith Hedrick, and Eunice Hill; and one brother, Billy Jo Benedict.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Sunday at Bethel Church in Edwardsport. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday at the church with with Pastor Mike Decoursey officiating. Burial will be in Bicknell Memorial Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt, Bicknell Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Church in Bud’s memory.
Treva J. Stice
Treva J. Stice, 61, of Vincennes, died on Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
She worked as kitchen help for the United Methodist Village and was a member of Thursday Church.
Survivors include her sister, Kathy Stice.
Funeral services will be noon CDT on March 29 at Cunningham-Young Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial will be in Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. CDT until the hour of services on March 29 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Thursday Church.
Online condolences may be made at www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.
Burress, Wanda Jean, died March 20. Services: 11 a.m. on Monday at Sandborn First Christian Church. Burial: Edwardsport IOOF Cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. on Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Monday. Memorials: Sandborn First Christian Church. Condolences: www.andersonpoindexter.com.
Decker, Steven Lawrence, died March 14. Services: noon today at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, 313 Church St, Vincennes Chapel. Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home.
Dellion, Robert L. II, died March 20. Services: 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the Dugger Union Community School Gymnasium. Burial: Dugger Cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. on Monday at the gymnasium.
Flummerfelt, Joseph, died March 1. Services: 11 a.m. on May 3 at St Paul’s Episcopal Church in Indianapolis. Memorials: University of Illinois School of Music Advancement, 1114 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801 for “Joseph R Flummerfelt Graduate Choral Music Fund,” or DePauw University, Robert G. Bottoms Alumni and Development Center, 201 E Seminary St., Greencastle, IN 46135, for the “Joseph Flummerfelt Endowed Music Scholarship.”
Hartsburg, Carl W., died March 17. Services: 2 p.m. today at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Oaktown Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Memorials: Ruby & Gib Strate Foundation.
Richardson, Ralph Edward, died March 21. Services: 1:30 p.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.
Schuetter, James G., died March 17. Services: 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Vieke, Stephen R., died March 20. Services: 10 a.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials: Riley Children’s Hospital.
Yochum, Lawrence Herbert, died March 19. Services: 10 a.m. today at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Henryville. Burial: St. Frances Xavier Catholic Cemetery. Visitation: 9 a.m. until the hour of services today at the church. Memorials: WHAS Crusade for Children, c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 209 S. Ferguson St., Henryville, IN 47126. Condolences: www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com.
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