April 13, 2018


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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BARBARICH, Peter, 92, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, March 20. Husband of Mary Barbarich. Father of Teresa Brouhard, Rosalie Hetzner, Marty and Paul Barbarich. Grandfather of nine. Great-grandfather of one.

BEESON, James W., 71, Holy Name of Jesus, Beech Grove, April 1. Father of Bernadette Ball, Lucia Garber, Mary Schober, Rita Stuck, David, Dominic, Gregory, John Paul, Joseph, Michael, Patrick, Phillip, Stephen and Thomas Beeson. Brother of Richard Beeson. Grandfather of 38.

BENTFIELD, Charles J., 79, St. Louis, Batesville, March 28. Husband of Elaine Bentfield. Father of Beth Rohlfing and Debbie Wright. Brother of Timothy Bentfield. Grandfather of four.

BEYER, Donna B. (Williams), 71, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, March 22. Wife of Michael Beyer. Mother of Andrew, David, Robert and Thomas Beyer. Grandmother of eight.

DAILY, Terry R., 77, St. Joseph, Shelbyville, March 24. Father of Kelly Elsbury and Brett Daily. Brother of Sharon Armstrong and Tony Daily. Grandfather of three. Great-grandfather of three.

DAVIS, Janet (Aemmer), 71, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, March 27. Mother of Lisa Barker, Julie Striegel, Missy Michal and Anita Richert. Sister of Sharon Peay, Sandy Whalen and Fred Aemmer, Jr. Grandmother of five.

DOYLE, Dolores (Dezelan), 88, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, March 20. Mother of Jamie Ismail, Jenny Walker, Dan, Mack and Tim Doyle. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of one.

EDWARDS, Barbara, 83, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Richmond, March 26. Mother of Susan Freese, Bryan and Mark Edwards. Grandmother of three. Great-grandmother of four.

FLEBOTTE, W. Roy, 90, St. Charles Borromeo, Bloomington, March 20. Husband of Hilda Flebotte. Father of Linda Hitchings, Daniel and Thomas Flebotte. Grandfather of two.

GIBBS, Stanley J., 59, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, March 19. Brother of Dean, Rex, Roger and Russell Gibbs. Uncle and great-uncle of several.

HALL, Ore, 67, St. Lawrence, Indianapolis, March 30. Husband of Annette Hall. Father of Karrie Pacheco and Christopher Hall. Brother of Marie Taylor. Grandfather of four.

HABERMEL, Col. (retired) Dr. John F., 87, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, March 26. Husband of Verna Habermel. Father of Donna Arnold, Karen Hartman, Jennifer Standiford, John Bryant, Christopher, Daniel, Jeffrey and John Habermel IV. Brother of Jane Habermel Schard and David Habermel. Grandfather of four.

JOCKISH, Harold T., 87, SS. Francis and Clare of Assisi, Greenwood, March 29. Husband of Mary Jockish. Father of Jennifer Carr, Julie Catania, Jill Deak, Jane Young, Joanna and Christopher Jockish. Brother of Marjorie Kreuzman. Grandfather of nine. Great-grandfather of four.

LYONS, Jean (Underwood), 90, Prince of Peace, Madison, March 30. Mother of Helen Bertsch, Catherine Spry, John and Steve Lyons. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of seven.

MASCARI, Rose M., 87, St. Lawrence, Indianapolis, March 26. Mother of Anne, Elizabeth and John Mascari II. Grandmother of one.

MELLA, Carlo, 73, Christ the King, Indianapolis, March 23. Husband of Germana Mella. Father of Romina Cuccarollo and Ramon Mella. Brother of Angelo Mella. Grandfather of four.

MCGUIRE, Charles E., 95, St. Luke the Evangelist, Indianapolis, March 29. Father of Michael McGuire. Brother of Joe McGuire. Grandfather of three.

MILLER, Patricia (Kehl), 91, St. Gabriel, Connersville, March 26. Sister of Mary Jane Henry. Aunt, great-aunt and great-great-aunt of several.

MILLICAN, Rohn L., Jr., 53, Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Indianapolis, March 28. Husband of Margaret Millican. Father of Christopher Millican. Son of Rohn L. Millican, Sr. and Helen Millican. Stepson of Toni Millican. Brother of Kelli Andrews and David Millican. Step-brother of several.

PAULOSKI, James E., 89, Christ the King, Indianapolis, Feb. 25. Husband of Eleanor Pauloski. Father of Elyse Turula, Providence Sister Pam, Jeff and Jim Pauloski. Grandfather of six.

SHUPPERT, Mary C., 74, St. Mary, Rushville, March 26. Wife of Tim Shuppert. Mother of Sarah Jenkins, Jonathan and Kirk Shuppert. Sister of Laura Seufert, Joe and Richard Clifford. Grandmother of three.

STRANGE, Adela G., 94, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, March 12. Mother of Shelley Blythe, Marci Hartshorne, Robert and Timothy Strange. Grandmother of eight.

WOLF, Rosemary E., 98, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, March 28. Mother of Julie Graham, Kay Webb, Jeanne Williams, Jack and Kimball Wolf. Sister of Helen Scherrer. Grandmother of 12. Great-grandmother of four.

ZURLINE, Jerry J., 79, St. John the Baptist, Osgood, March 25. Brother of Rita Newhart. Uncle of several. †

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