L. Jeanette Bohmeier, Micheal O. Dixon, Barbara L. King, Wayman Milton Mahan, Debra Kay Pearce, Terry R. Wolfe

L. Jeanette Bohmeier

L. Jeanette Bohmeier, 94, of Vincennes, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at BridgePointe Health Campus.

Born March 21, 1925, in Bicknell, she was the daughter of Joseph and Freida (Koenig) Hill. She had worked as a clerk at Hoosier Gas, retiring in 1987. At the age of 19, she joined the Christian Church in Bicknell, and upon moving to Vincennes, she joined the First Christian Church. Jeanette was a former member of the Fortnightly Club, and a past president of the Delta Theta Tau sorority in Bicknell.

Surviving are her children, Larry Bohmeier and his wife, Sandy, of Vincennes, and Linda Cardinal and her husband, Craig, of Sunrise, Florida; her grandchildren, Debbie West and her husband, Anthony “Tony” West, Denise McMillin and her husband, Matthew, David Bohmeier, Shawn Brothers, and Chad Brothers; her great-grandchildren, Madeline, Isaac, Elijah, Lillian, Jacob, Abigail, Maylia, Halee, Connor, Lindsey, and Noel; and her great-great-grandchildren, Will, Grace, Beau, Landon, Colton, and Alex.

Her parents; her husband, Richard Bohmeier, who passed away Nov. 18, 1999; and her brother, John Hill preceded her.

Friends may visit with Jeanette’s family from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m.on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Bruceville Cemetery.

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

Micheal O. Dixon

Micheal O. “Mike” Dixon, 58, of Vincennes, passed away on Friday, July 26, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

He was born on Sept. 20, 1960, the son of Noble J. and Norma Jean (Garvey) Dixon. Mike attended Lincoln High School and was a member of the Laborers International Union Local No. 561 of Evansville. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, where he enjoyed playing cards. Mike enjoyed doing magic tricks and telling jokes to those he encountered. He also enjoyed finding “treasures” at yard sales.

Mike is survived by a son, Sean Micheal Dixon and his wife, Kristin, of Indianapolis; his twin toddler grandchildren, whom he loved dearly, Marshall and June Dixon; his mother, Norma Jean Dixon of Vincennes; his siblings Jim Dixon of Anchorage, Alaska, Bob Dixon of Princeton, Marilyn Pea and her husband, Dexter, of Freelandville, Shirley Kiel of Vincennes, Janis McKinley and her husband, Reg, and Ann Keyes and her husband, Kurt, both of The Villages, Florida, Pat Dixon of Vincennes, Steve Dixon of Indianapolis, Chris Dixon and his partner, Patty, of Vincennes, and Susan Geick of Overland Park, Kansas; his partner, Roberta Ann Dalton, of Vincennes; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Noble J. Dixon, a brother, Joseph L. Dixon

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Friday at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Vincennes Chapel, 313 Church St. A private burial will take place in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home and Crematory, Vincennes Chapel handled the arrangements.

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

Barbara L. King

Barbara L. King, 89, of Masonville, Kentucky, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Heartford House while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.

Known as “Grandma Barb” by many, she was born on March 22, 1930 in Knox County to the late Otto and Verga Dunkerly Miller. Barbara spent 35 years doing volunteer work for Mercy Hospital and Owensboro Health Regional Hospital and was on the volunteer board there. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Kentucky Colonels, a Girl Scout leader, and a member of the volunteer group, RSVP. Barbara donated blood for 30 years, hand quilted many quilts that she enjoyed giving away to friends and family, loved gardening, raising flowers, and baking for Father’s Day and Veterans Day at her church.

Barbara was a long-time member of Masonville United Methodist Church where she played piano and organ, sang in the choir, led youth groups, was Sunday school teacher and a member of Christian Women Group, and was known for giving devotionals and telling inspirational stories.

Barbara is survived by her husband of 70 years, Roy Gene King; a daughter, Kristie Page and her husband, John, of Utica, Kentucky; two sons, Randy King and his wife, Tracy, of Hartford, Kentucky, and Kevin King of Vincennes; a daughter-in-law, Debbie King of Somerset, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; eight step-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents, Barbara was also preceded in death by a son, Tony King, and five sisters and brothers.

Barbara’s family would like to give a special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Heartford House.

Funeral services for Barbara King will be noon CDT on Thursday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory in Owensboro. Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. CDT on Wednesday and 10 a.m. CDT until the hour of services on Thursday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Heartford House, c/o Hospice of Western Kentucky, or the Masonville United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.

Memories and condolences for the family of Barbara King may be left at www.glenncares.com.

Wayman Milton Mahan

Wayman Milton Mahan, 90, of Rushville, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Hancock Regional Hospice in Greenfield.

Wayman was born on March 9, 1929 in Washington Township in northern Rush County, just south of Raleigh and west of Nipp's Mill, to Fred J and Lois M.(Fry) Mahan. He attended school at Raleigh and Webb schools, and in 1951 joined the U.S. Army, serving in Germany during the Korean War. On a blind date in March of 1953 he met Marjorie J. Welage and they married on Nov. 7, 1953. Farming in Rush County was Wayman's life, taking pride in producing corn, soybeans, wheat , cattle and hogs.

During his lifetime, Wayman was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus and the American Legion. He was a volunteer fireman for Jackson Township VFD for many years. He served on the board of directors for the Mays National Band and the Rush County Farm Bureau Co-op. Wayman was a Rush County commissioner for the northern district from 1987-1991 and with that was a member of the board of directors for Rush Memorial Hospital and ICAP. He also served on the board of directors for the East Hill Shrine Mausoleum until 2015. In March 2015, he flew to Washington, D.C. on the Indy Honor Flight. Wayman enjoyed traveling, farming, playing euchre, farming and farming.

Surviving are wife of 65 years, Marjorie; his daughter, Christy Hall and her husband, Doug; sons Tom Mahan and his wife, Colleen, Kevin Mahan and his wife, Julie, and Mike Mahan and his wife, Mindy, all of Rush County, and Wayman A. "Tony" Mahan of Vincennes; grandchildren, Aaron Mastin and his wife, Trish, Andrew Mastin and his wife, Jessica, Emily Neal and her husband, Jacob, Jacob Hall, Brad Mahan and his wife, Sarah, Lauren Shaney and her husband, Chris, Kari McClellan and her husband, Clint, Kristin Scheumann and her husband, JD, Jennifer McDaniel and her husband, Jeremy, Douglas Mahan and his partner, Robert, Blake Mahan and his wife, Christine, and Molly, Will and Tucker Mahan; and 13 great-grandchildren and one step-great grandchild.

In addition to his parents, Wayman was preceded in death by a brother, Delmas C. Mahan in 1957.

A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday in St. Mary Catholic Church with Father James Brockmeier presiding. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday at Moster Mortuary, where the Rosary will be recited at 2:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the East Hill Shrine Mausoleum, St. Mary Church Foundation or to the South Knox Education Foundation-6116 E. Ind. 61, Vincennes, IN 47591. Envelopes will be available at the mortuary.

Debra Kay Pearce

Debra Kay Pearce, 59, of Edwardsport, passed away with her family at her side on Friday, July 26, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

She was the daughter of Donna Fields. Debra married Jay E Pearce and he survives. Debra was a member of the Edwardsport Baptist Church; she enjoyed arrowhead hunting and arts and crafts.

Along with her husband she is survived by her children, Elijah Pearce and Danielle Pearce, both of Vincennes; a brother David Vaughn and his wife. Lena, of Vincennes; and a grand-daughter. Tayah L. Berberich. 

She was preceded in death by her mother; her grandparents, who raised her, Chester and Mildred Fields; and a twin brother, Daniel Vaughn

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Thursday at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Bicknell Chapel, 109 E. Sixth St. She will be laid to rest in Edwardsport Town Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home and Crematory Bicknell Chapel handled the arrangements.

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

Terry R. Wolfe

Terry R. Wolfe, 67, of Vincennes, died at 6:39 p.m. on Sunday, July 28, 2019.

He was worked with the Operating Engineers Local 181 and was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ in Dubois.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy (Danhafer) Wolfe; three sons, David Neukam, Michael Neukam and Chris Cook; and sister, Susan Marchino.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Peter's United Church of Christ with Pastor John Sterrett officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Wednesday at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter's UCC.

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

FUNERALS

Bilskie, Sherry Lou, died July 19. Services: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Robert E. Green Activities Center, 120 W. Harrison St. Memorials: Vincennes Animal Shelter. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Gulley, Norman W., died July 21. Services: 11 a.m. today at Baker Funeral Home in Danville. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. on Monday and 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Memorials: Phi Delta Kappa Memorial Scholarship Fund, 802 Phi Delta Kappa Drive, Danville, IN  46122.

Lambiotte, Elmer J., died July 24. Services: 10 a.m. on Wednesday at the Old Cathedral Church, 205 Church St. Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. today at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt, Vincennes Chapel, 313 Church St. Memorials: Christian Education Foundation, 229 Church St., Vincennes, IN 47591. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Robb, Donald Guy, Sr., died July 23. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. CDT today at Glasser Funeral Home, Bridgeport, Illinois. Burial: May Chapel Cemetery at a later date.

Schlamp, Michael Paul, died July 22. Services: 11 a.m. today at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home, 521 Vigo St. Burial: Francisco IOOF Cemetery, Francisco. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Condolences:  www.duesterbergfredrick.com.

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