Ella L. Hedge, Donald L. York

Ella L. Hedge

Ella L. Hedge, 90, of Vincennes, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at Gentle Care Nursing Home.

Born Feb. 21, 1927, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Verner and Nella (Burcham) Canady. Ella retired as office manager at Prairie Farms. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Surviving are her daughters, Joyce Shepard of Vincennes, Rita Brooks and her husband, Dennis, of Mona, Utah, Debra Hedge of Vincennes, and Carol Goldman and her husband, Keith, of Vincennes; 11 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter P. Hedge, whom she married on July 5, 1945 and who passed away on March 6, 2003; and five brothers.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 3311 N. Old U.S. 41. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Monday at the church. Goodwin Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family through www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

Donald L. York

Donald L. York, 88, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, died on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017.

He was retired from Marathon Production and was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Doris (Ullom) York; and his son, Douglas York.

Graveside services were Friday at the May Chapel Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church. Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home of Lawrenceville is assisted the family with the arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

PENDINGS

Jackie L. Johnson, 65, of Vincennes, passed away at the Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. Arrangements are pending at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home.

Wilma M. (Primus) Petty, 78, of Vincennes, passed away at Good Samaritan Hospital. Arrangements are pending at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home.

FUNERALS

DeLisle, Donna S., died Oct. 22. Services: 10:30 a.m. today at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2004 N. Second St. Burial: Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Condolences: www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

Devine, Clarence Junior, died Oct. 25. Services: 2 p.m. on Oct. 31 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. until the hour of services on Oct 31 at the cemetery. Memorials: American Legion Post 73, 222 N. Fourth St., Vincennes, IN 47591. Condolences: www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

Miller, Virginia M., died Oct. 19. Visitation: 2-5 p.m. today at Blossom Hill, 2697 E. Ind. 61.

Murray, Tammy, died Oct. 21. Visitation: 3-6 p.m. today at Mueller Funeral Home in Mason, Ohio. Condolences: MuellerfuneralS.com.

Robbins, Charles Allen, died Oct. 20. Services: 10 a.m. on Nov. 4 at American Legion Post 73, 222 N. Fourth St. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

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