Wanda Jean Burress, Robert L. Dellion II, Debra Joan Marsh, Ralph Edward Richardson, James G. Schuetter, Stephen R. Vieke

Wanda Jean Burress

Wanda Jean (Bare) Burress, 84, of Westphalia, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Freelandville.

She was born on Oct. 21, 1934 in Westphalia to Kenneth and Bernita (Chesnut) Bare. Wanda married Bill Burress on June 19, 1954. Wanda was a member of the Sandborn First Christian Church. She owned and operated Wanda’s Café in Westphalia for 11 years.

Family left to cherish Wanda’s memory include one son, Randy Burress of Westphalia; nine grandchildren, Brandon, Madison, Autumn, Alisha, BJ, Danny, Jasmine, Chad and Jessica; 17 great-grandchildren; her daughter-in-law, Terrie Burress; one brother, Jack Bare of Bicknell; three sisters, Wilma Abel of Bicknell, Brenda Volling and her husband, Steve, of Bicknell and Nancy Padgett of Westphalia.

Wanda was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill Burress; one son, Billy Burress; and two brothers, Ronnie Joe Bare and Kenneth Bare.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. on Monday at Sandborn First Christian Church with Bryan Sanders officiating. Wanda will be laid to rest in Edwardsport IOOF Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the church from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Monday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sandborn First Christian Church. Envelopes will be available at the church. All arrangements were entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Home, Anderson-Poindexter Chapel in Linton.

Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.

Robert L. Dellion II

Robert L. Dellion II, 48, of Vincennes, passed away at 8:52 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

He was born in Sullivan on Sept. 19, 1970, the son of Robert Louis Dellion and Lorna Swan Dellion. Rob graduated from Dugger Union High School in 1988, and was an Indiana State Police Officer for 22 years. He was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.

Survivors include his mother, Lorna Swan Dellion of Dugger; his wife, Michelle Bennett Dellion; his children, Robert ”Nic” Dellion of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, Jordan Danielle Gomez-Brown and her husband, Carlos, of Vincennes; a sister, Leslie Church and her husband, Troy, of Linton; and two grandchildren. Ellis, and Colten.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the Dugger Union Community School Gymnasium with Kevin Waters officiating. Interment will be in the Dugger Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Monday at the gymnasium.

Debra Joan Marsh

Debra Joan Marsh, 62, of Washington, passed away at 6:59 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at her residence.

She was born on Aug. 22, 1956 in Vincennes to Albert and Geraldine (Faith) Strange. Debra was employed at FIA.

Surviving are her husband, Kenneth Marsh Sr. of Washington; her mother, Geraldine Faith of Bicknell; her children, Casey Martinez and her husband, Ernesto, of Washington, Dustan Strange and his wife, Ronda, of Emison, Clinton Morgan of Vincennes, Jacob Morgan of Vincennes, Angela Marsh of Washington, Ashley Enlow and her husband, CC, of Bloomfield, Brandi Johnson of Vincennes, Anthony Reed of Westphalia, and Bryan Reed of Vincennes; her sister, Diana Sampson and her husband, Mark, of Oakland City; her brother, Mark Strange and his wife, Janice, of Bruceville; her grandchildren, Jarro Martinez, Jionni Martinez, Shane Strange, Skylor Strange, Gaige Strange, Bella Morgan, Catherine Strange, Kalyssa Cassida, Kyleigh Cassida, Erick Pedraza, Miguel Pedraza, Marely Pedraza, Gabriela Perez, Bradley Enlow, Brayten Enlow, Rosa Figueroa, Mariah Reed, and Braelynn Reed; along with several great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her father, Albert Strange, and a son, Kenneth Marsh Jr.

Debra’s wishes were to be cremated. A Celebration of Debra’s Life will be held on May 11 at 254 Apraw Road in Washington. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Debra Marsh.

Ralph Edward Richardson

Ralph Edward “Ed” Richardson, 78, of Vincennes, went to be with the Lord at 3:02 a.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

He was born on June 6, 1940 in Vincennes to Lewis Ralph “Rowdy” Richardson and Mary (Davis) Richardson. Ed retired from Public Service Indiana as a substation mechanic in 1996. He owned The Riverfront Saloon in the mid-1970s. Ed also drove for Vincennes University, Boyd’s, and Bayles Unlimited. His memberships included the Indiana Presbyterian Church, Knox County Water Board, American Legion, VFW, and the 40 et 8. He loved being with his family and attending his family events. He enjoyed going to car shows and golfing, loved flying, and tormenting his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Those left to cherish Ed’s memories include his wife, Ruthann (Tornes) Richardson, whom he married on Jan. 31, 1979; his children, Vanessa Lanning and her companion, Ron Reinbolt, of Petersburg, Mark Richardson and his wife, Phyllis, of Washington, Regina Kohlhouse and her husband, Garry, of Vincennes, Brian Richardson of Edwardsport, and Camaron Richardson of California; his grandchildren, Nick Lanning and his wife, Sara, Brady Richardson and his wife, Aya, Wes Richardson, Jessica Deck and her husband, Justen, Gerald Wright and his wife, Alesha, Brenda Simms and her husband, Craig, and Issac Rice; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Millard “Bud” Richardson.

A Celebration of Ed’s Life will be 1:30 p.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St., with Rev. Larry Langer officiating. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. Goodwin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ed Richardson

James G. Schuetter

James G. Schuetter, 72, of Vincennes, died at 8:04 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. John Stidham officiating. Goodwin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of James Schuetter.

Stephen R. Vieke

Stephen R. “Steve” Vieke, 59, of Vincennes, went to be with the Lord at 8:45 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at his residence.

He was born on July 24, 1959 in Vincennes to William and Jo Ann (McCrary) Vieke. Steve drove a fuel truck for Ceres Solutions, a job in which he loved. He attended the Wabash Community Church. He loved all his family and enjoyed farming and in his earlier years he enjoyed racing motorcycles.

Those left to cherish Steve’s memories include his wife, Terry Ewer Vieke; his mother, Jo Ann Viecke of Vincennes; his son, Andy Vieke and his, wife, Susan of Vincennes; his sister, Sandy Raney of Decker; two grandchildren, Maggie Vieke and Will Vieke; his father-in-law, Rowland Steffey; sister-in-law Debra Halter of Vincennes; step-son, John Ewer and his wife, Sarah, of Vincennes; and his step-grandchildren, Dalton Ewer, Briar Page, and Dalton Bright.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Vieke.

A Celebration of Steve’s Life will be 10 a.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St., with Dale Biehl officiating. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Riley Children’s Hospital. Goodwin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Steve Vieke.


Curry, John Lowell, died March 18. Services: 10 a.m. CDT today at Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home. Burial: Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Memorials: Lawrence County Humane Society. Condolences: www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

Decker, Steven Lawrence, died March 14. Services: noon on Saturday 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 on Saturday at the funeral home.

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. on Saturday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Oaktown Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials: Ruby & Gib Strate Foundation.

Stewart, Bertanna June, died March 18. Services: 1 p.m. today at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Morris Chapel Cemetery. Memorials: Good Samaritan Hospice.

Yochum, Lawrence Herbert, died March 19. Services: 10 a.m. on Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Henryville. Burial: St. Frances Xavier Catholic Cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. today at Adams Family Funeral Homes and Crematory in Henryville, and 9 a.m. until the hour of services on Saturday 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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