November 27, 2009


Please submit in writing to our office by 10 a.m. Thursday before the week of publication; be sure to state date of death. Obituaries of archdiocesan priests serving our archdiocese are listed elsewhere in The Criterion. Order priests and religious sisters and brothers are included here, unless they are natives of the archdiocese or have other connections to it; those are separate obituaries on this page.

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BAUMAN, Richard L., 58, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany, Oct. 20.

DEASON, Mary Lynne, 75, St. Augustine, Jeffersonville, Nov. 11. Wife of Donald Deason. Mother of Carla Dover, Mark, Michael and Scott Deason. Sister of Carol Botkins, Karen Forrester, Jackie Kruer, Janet Onorato, Charles and Glenn Kamer. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of three.

DUNLAP, Bette A., 78, Our Lady of the Greenwood, Greenwood, Nov. 16. Mother of Donn, Jeffrey and Richard Dunlap II. Sister of Bob and Tom Goebel. Grandmother of two.

KNIGHT, Richard, 89, St. Mary, Richmond, Nov. 12. Husband of Clara Knight. Father of James Knight. Brother of Judy Gilmore, Carol Mason and Kathy Standa. Grandfather of one.

KNOX, Jean M., 90, St. Michael, Greenfield, Nov. 13. Wife of George Butzin. Mother of Chris and Thomas Knox. Grandmother of three.

KREINHOP, Earl, 90, St. Louis, Batesville, Nov. 16. Husband of Bertha (Senft) Kreinhop. Brother of Karen Frankl.

LEVANDOSKI, Christopher C., 49, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Nov. 11. Father of one. Son of Bill and Patti Levandoski. Brother of Jane Stookey, Mark and Tim Levandoski. Grandfather of two.

MARSIO, Michael, 85, St. Mary, Richmond, Nov. 11. Father of Linda Ellis, Lisa Greavu and Nancy Reddington. Brother of Ruth Kurtz. Grandfather of seven.

McCORMICK, Melvin P., 82, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Cambridge City, Nov. 3. Husband of Linda (Ramey) McCormick. Father of Madonna Paskash, Melinda Peters, Michele Smith, Mark, Matthew and Michael McCormick. Brother of Frances Jordan, Susan Lasley and Patrick McCormick. Grandfather of 17. Great-grandfather of four.

MILLER, James E., 80, St. Roch, Indianapolis, Nov. 14. Father of Bernie, Chris, Dan and Tom Miller. Brother of Jane Foris, Marilyn Meiners and Albert Miller. Grandfather of 10.

MORIN, Frank, Jr., 88, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Terre Haute, Nov. 7. Husband of Helen Morin. Father of Nancy Jackson, Rosemary Milner and Sharon Reynolds.

MUNDEN, Catherine L. (Nally) Gabbei, 83, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Nov. 15. Mother of Cynthia Brockman, Donna Griffin, Cheryl Maulden and J. Michael Gabbei. Sister of Patricia Robertson. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of three.

PRICKEL, Alban D., 89, St. Anthony of Padua, Morris, Nov. 16. Husband of Coletta (Bedel) Prickel. Father of Ruth Ann Gehring, Joseph, Raymond and Steve Prickel. Brother of Rita Stahley. Grandfather of 10. Great-grandfather of one.

RAY, Helen Margaret, 87, St. Mary, Lanesville, Oct. 23.

ROTH, Gregory J., 81, St. Margaret Mary, Terre Haute, Oct. 28. Husband of Reva (Brown) Roth. Father of Judy Lawler, Teri Rowe, Don and Paul Roth. Brother of Ron Roth. Grandfather of five.

SCHWEGMAN, Sylvan J., 67, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Cambridge City, Nov. 10. Brother of Brenda Shelton, Rebecca Wainright, Franklin and Stephen Schwegman.

SPENCER, Angie Lee, 82, St. Roch, Indianapolis, Nov. 16. Mother of Willia Stumpf and John Spencer III. Sister of Ina McConnell. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of two.

STEARNS, Ruth, 88, Holy Family, Richmond, Nov. 12. Mother of Mark Stearns. Sister of Rose Morrison.

STEMLE, Betty J., 78, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany, Oct. 21. Wife of Otto Stemle Sr. Mother of Otto Jr. and Rick Stemle. Grandmother of three. Great-grandmother of two. †

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