Patricia Kay Gegenheimer

Patricia Kay Gegenheimer

Patricia Kay Gegenheimer, 79, of Vincennes, passed away at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at the West River Health Campus in Evansville.

Patricia Kay Gegenheimer

Patricia Kay Gegenheimer

She was born June 23, 1940 in Portland, Indiana, to George Thomas and June (Morrical) Denney. Kay retired from Vincennes University as chair of the Reading Department and was a supporter of the Knox County Child Abuse Prevention Program. Prior to starting at Vincennes University, she taught at Frankfort, Greensburg, North Knox and at Head Start. She was active in the Old Town Players and started the Women in Transition Program. In her free time Kay loved to read, travel, and spend time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband, Jerry W. Gegenheimer, whom she married on Sept. 3, 1960, in Dunkirk; her daughters, Laura Barker and her husband, Daryn, of Floyds Knobs, and Julie Prather and her husband, Mike, of Greenfield; her brother, Don Denney and his wife, Jeanette, of Winter Haven, Florida; and her grandchildren, Daniel Barker and his wife, Hannah, of Houston, Ashlyn Barker of Sellersburg, and Kelle Prather of Indianapolis.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Jay Gegenheimer.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. with Rev. Ray Tromley officiating. Entombment will be in the Tower Mausoleum II at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Vincennes University Foundation Scholarship Fund for non-traditional students.

PENDINGS

Virgil D. Maurer, 82, of Oaktown, passed away on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at Good Samaritan Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Fredrick & Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes, Oaktown Chapel 

Janice Pennington Richter, 79, of Edwardsport, passed away on Friday, Jan 17, 2020. Arrangements are pending at Fredrick & Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes Bicknell Chapel.

FUNERALS

Cavanaugh, Barbara Ann, died Nov. 7, 2019. Services: 2-5 p.m. today at The Harmony Society, 111 N. Second St..

Duesterberg, Virginia L., died Dec. 24. Services: 10 a.m. today at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 803 Main St. Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery. Memorials: Christian Education Foundation, 229 Church St., Vincennes, IN 47591; the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Rocky Mountain Chapter, Suite 810, 400 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO 80246; or the Daniel J. Duesterberg Scholarship Fund, in care of the Department of Economics, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405.

Houck, Daniel Sr., died Jan. 15. Services: 1 p.m. CST today at the Emmons Macey Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial: Price Cemetery in Russellville, Illinois. Visitation: noon CST until the hour of services today at the funeral home.

Koenig, Steven R., died Jan. 21. Services: 1 p.m. today at Fredrick and Son McClure-UttFuneral Home, Bicknell Chapel. Burial: Bethel Cemetery. Visitation: 11 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Miller, Patricia A., died Jan. 14. Services: 3 p.m. today at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home, 521 Vigo St. Memorials: Schnauzer Rescue Group, 1930 King Richard Parkway, Miamisburg, OH 45342. Condolences: www.duesterbergfredrick.com.  

Pruitt, Etta Marie, died Jan. 18. Services: 5 p.m. on Sunday at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home, 521 Vigo St. Visitation: 2 p.m. until the hour of services on Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials: Gentle Care Nursing Facility, 1202 S. 16th St., Vincennes IN 47591.

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