Alicia Ann Caswell, Robert D. Green Jr., Marvin Joe Hacker, Linda C. Lane

Alicia Ann Caswell

Alicia Ann Caswell, 33, of Vincennes, went peacefully to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, with family and friends at her side. Alicia courageously fought Leiomyosarcoma, a rare form of cancer, over the last eight years and more recently breast cancer. To all the fighters and survivors stay strong and fight hard.

Alicia was born on June 9, 1986 in Vincennes to Philip Cooper and Julie (Kohorst) Wise. A 2005 graduate of Lincoln High School, she also graduated from Vincennes University and received her master's degree in nursing from Western Governors University. Alicia worked in the outpatient oncology department at Good Samaritan Hospital where she took pride in caring for her patients and forming relationships with them through their treatments. Alicia was also a licensed radiologic technologist, certified pharmacy technician and held a bachelor's degree in healthcare management. Aside from being a lifelong student, she enjoyed the outdoors, sports and spending time with her family and friends.

Surviving are her husband, Michael Caswell, whom she married on May 10, 2014; her father, Philip Cooper and his wife, Cindy (and family), of Vincennes; her mother, Julie Wise and her husband, John, of Vincennes; a son and her greatest blessing, Cooper Anthony Caswell, of Vincennes; her brother, Shane Cooper and his wife, Heather, of Vincennes; her in-laws, Steven and Deborah Caswell of Albion; her brother-in-law, David Caswell and his wife, Abby, of Plymouth; her stepbrothers, Will McCormick and his wife, Brittney, Ry McCormick, and Eli McCormick and his wife, Kaleena; her nieces and nephews, Laney, Taylor, Ava, and Sadie Cooper, Rykar Caswell, Mac, Ella, Benjamin, and Theodore, Opal and Carson and Brynn McCormick; her grandfather, Gerald Kohorst of Vincennes; her step-grandparents, Tom and Glenda Wise of Princeton; and her grandfather-in-law, John Brubaker of Bluffton. She will also be missed by several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother Miriam Kohorst; paternal grandparents Homer and Patricia Cooper; grandfather and grandmother-in-law Russell and Irene Caswell and grandmother-in-law Thelma Brubaker; and her uncles Allen Cooper and Gary Cooper. 

A Celebration of Alicia's Life will be 6 p.m. on Sunday at Goodwin Funeral Home,524 Broadway St. Friends may visit with the family from 2 p.m. until the hour of services on Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cooper Caswell College Fund or Chemo Buddies of Evansville.  

Robert D. Green Jr.

Robert D. Green Jr., 48, of Carmel, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019. 

He was born April 20, 1971, in Vincennes, the son of the Robert and Dorinda “Reni” (Landi) Green. Rob was a 1989 graduate of Lincoln High School. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Indiana State University, where he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. Rob enjoyed staying active through golfing, biking, and running in charity races. He also enjoyed traveling with his daughter and attending her horse shows. As a total family man, he spent a great amount of time with them, beating his dad on the golf course, having game nights with his mom and family, dressing up as Barney for his nephew’s birthdays when he was young, and too many memories with his sister to count. He and his girlfriend, Andrea, enjoyed attending different concerts, traveling, and spending time at the barn. Attending the Indy 500 with his friends and family was always a highlight to his year.

Rob started his commercial real estate career as a credit analyst at First Indiana Bank, working at several other banks including a second tour at First Indiana, Bank of Montreal, MainSource and most recently Huntington Bank. He was a highly regarded Commercial Real Estate Banker who provided financing to multiple commercial real estate developers throughout central Indiana, Ohio, Florida and North Carolina. Rob was active in the Indianapolis community, including serving on the board of Back on My Feet, an organization that fights homelessness and addiction through running and love.  

He is survived by his parents; his daughter, Sydney Green; his sister, Marci Hutchison; his nephew, Taylor George; paternal grandmother Mary Agnes Green; and a large extended family of aunts, uncles, and cousins. 

He was preceded in passing by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.

A Celebration of Life will be from 4-9 p.m. on Friday at the Ritz Charles in Carmel. Personal remembrances will be shared at 6:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the 24 Foundation, the American Diabetes Association, or a charity of your choice. Arrangements were entrusted to Flanner Buchanan in Carmel.

Online condolences may be shared by visiting www.flannerbuchanan.com

Marvin Joe Hacker

Marvin Joe Hacker, 82, of Vincennes, passed away at 5:25 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at his residence.

He was born June 26, 1937 in Knox County to Clarence and Elenora (Oexmann) Hacker. Marvin owned and operated H&H Drilling Incorporated, drilling water wells for homes, irrigation, and backhoe services. He had previously worked for Bob Wagoner Construction and Ralph Green Construction. Marvin graduated from Decker High School in 1955 and was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church, where he had served as Sunday School superintendent, treasurer, and a Sunday School teacher. He also served his country in the U.S. Army

Surviving are his wife, Donna (Painter) Hacker, whom he married on Feb. 12, 1961; his children, Steve Hacker and his wife, Linda, of Vincennes, Scott Hacker of New Jersey, Brenda Anderson and her husband, Luke, of Terre Haute, and Kevin Hacker and his wife, Cheryl, of Vincennes; his sisters and brother, Julie Agee and her husband, Larry, of Terre Haute, Faye Hess and her husband, Tom, of Vincennes, and Delbert Hacker and his wife, Mary, of Vincennes; his brothers- and sisters-in-law, David and Carolyn Qualls, Jerry and Becky Painter, and Linda Painter; his grandchildren, Allison Hacker, Trevor Anderson, Logan Hacker; and his special little friends, John Henry Anderson and Libby Adams.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sisters, Vernelda Ellermann and Hilda Purcell.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday at St. John Lutheran Church, 707 N. Eighth St., with Rev. Ron Maxwell and Rev. Nathan Rastl officiating. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Lutheran Church, American Cancer Society, or Kindrid Hospice.

Linda C. Lane

Linda C. Lane, 78, of Vincennes, passed away at 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

She was born on Oct. 21, 1940, the daughter of Claude and Olivia DeBuisseret Lane. She was a graduate of Vincennes University and attended Indiana State University. She worked as an administrative assistant with the federal government. She was a member of the Old Cathedral Catholic Church and was devoted to both her family and the church. She was a loving aunt and beloved by her nephews and nieces.

She is survived by her nephews, Michael Eskew, Mark Eskew, James Eskew, Paul Eskew, Charlene Farrow, Loretta Cox, Claudia Pickard, Marilyn Sollars, Olivia Kuchefski, Cathy Jones, Francis Lane, Joseph Lane, Stephen Lane, Ann Perryman, Paulette Jones, Richard Lane and Roger Lane.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Claude and Olivia Lane; three brothers, Joseph Lane, Francis Lane and Paul Lane; two sisters, Mary Jo Eskew and Thelma Richardville; and her niece and nephew, Bonnie Lane and David Lane.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon on Tuesday at the Old Cathedral Catholic Church, 205 Church St., with Father John Schipp officiating. She will be laid to rest next to her family in the Mount Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until noon on Tuesday at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home, 521 Vigo St. Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to the Old Cathedral Maintenance Fund. Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home is honored to assist Linda Lane’s family during their time of loss.

Online condolences may be made at ww.duesterbergfredrick.com.

PENDING

Max R. Kixmiller, 82, of Freelandville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home

FUNERALS

Hadley, Larry W., Sept. 11. Services: 11 a.m. CDT on Tuesday at Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial: Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. CDT on Monday at the funeral home. Condolences: www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

Purichia, Joe, died Sept. 6. Services: 10 a.m. on Monday at Roberts Park United Methodist Church, Indianapolis. Burial: Washington Park North Cemetery. Visitation: 1-5 p.m. on Sunday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory-Greenwood Chapel, Greenwood. Memorials: Butler University Athletic Fund or Roberts Park United Methodist Church.

Thompson, John Richardson IV, died Sept. 10. Services: 1 p.m. today at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel, Bicknell. Burial: Morris Chapel Cemetery. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Memorials: National Kidney Foundation. Condolences: www.duesterbergfredrick.com.

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