Cheryl L. Ammon, Raymond Kieffer

Cheryl L. Ammon

Cheryl L. Ammon, 56, of Saint Francisville, Illinois, died on Saturday, June 1, 2019.

She was a beautician and attended the Free Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Dennis Ammon; her mother, Patricia (Newlin) Adams; a son, Charles Ammon; a daughter, Tamara Ammon; and a brother, Russell Adams.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. CDT on Wednesday at the Free Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. CDT until the hour of services on Wednesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lawrence County Humane Society.

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Raymond Kieffer

“I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die.” — John 11:25-26

Raymond “Ray” Kieffer, 78, of Vincennes, passed away at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2019, with his wife at his side.

He was born July 11, 1940 in East Mount Carmel to Raymond Kieffer Sr. and Mary (Peters) Kieffer. Ray had served in the U.S. Army as a military policeman during the Vietnam War and was a 3rd Degree Knight of the Knights of Columbus. He had worked at Texas Refinery in Lawrenceville, Illinois, until it closed in 1985, and then worked at Indianapolis Power and Light at Petersburg until his retirement in 2001. He loved going to both McDonald’s in Vincennes and visiting with his friends ever since his retirement. He was a funny, kind, patient man.

Surviving are his wife, Kathy (Carroll) Kieffer, whom he married on May 16, 2000; his children, Chris Kieffer and his wife, Gina, of Vincennes, Kassie Roush of Clearwater, Florida, and Stephanie Kieffer of Chiefland, Florida; his grandchildren, Ayla Kieffer, Logan Kieffer, both of Vincennes, and Levi Bromm and his wife, Myia, of Washington; his sisters, Dottie Walters of Lawrenceville, Cecelia Bellesa of Mount Carmel, Illinois, and Virginia Goldman of Mount Carmel; five brothers; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a baby brother.

Private family services were held. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Association, Hospice of Indiana, or the Veterans Administration. Goodwin Funeral Home handled the arrangements.


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