November 29, 2019


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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DELUCIO, Marco, 75, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Richmond, Nov. 15. Husband of Judy DeLucio. Father of Tamara English, Carmella Merriman, Raymond and William DeLucio. Grandfather of eight. Great-grandfather of six. Step‑grandfather of one. Step-great-grandfather of four.

DUNCAN, Emma Jean, 94, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, Oct. 29. Mother of Karen Dearing, Jack, Keith and Kenny Duncan. Grandmother of 12. Great-grandmother of several.

FISCHER, JoAnn, 91, St. Paul, Tell City, Nov. 7. Mother of Carolyn Herrmann. Grandmother of two. Great‑grandmother of two.

HERBERT, Donna S., 84, St. Mary, Greensburg, Nov. 16. Wife of Lotus Herbert. Mother of Marian Fisse, Janet Jones, Debbie, David and Lotus Herbert, Jr. Sister of Patricia Logan, Roberta and Steven Miller. Grandmother of 11. Great-grandmother of 12.

JOHNSON, Ronald R., 80, St. Mary, Greensburg, Nov. 12. Husband of Margaret Johnson. Father of Christopher, Donald and Ronald Johnson, Jr. Stepfather of Joseph Shields. Stepson of George Hendrickson. Brother of Patricia Laux, Myrtle Vaughn and Herb Kearns. Grandfather of four.

KENNEY, Susan M. (Keefe), 58, Christ the King, Indianapolis, Nov. 5. Mother of Allison and Lauren Kenney.

MAYER, Richard A., 68, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 31. Brother of Pamela Mayer Davis and Patricia Mayer Ketchmark. Uncle and great‑uncle of several.

MOLANO, Jose M., 42, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Nov. 4. Husband of Genova Maria Tolentino-Compres. Brother of Katy Ferdinand.

MOSBY, Shelley, 49, St. Paul, Tell City, Nov. 11. Mother of Brandon Mosby. Stepmother of Vanessa Barger. Daughter of Sandra Davis. Sister of Brian and Scott Boehman. Grandmother of five.

PARKER, Patrick J., 85, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, Nov. 17. Husband of Beverly Parker. Father of Lisa Cox, Hilary Wheatley and Kira Frankenfeld. Brother of Mary Lee Thompson. Grandfather of five.

POPP, Robert J., 86, St. John Paul II, Sellersburg, Nov. 5. Father of Cheryl Freiberger, Brenda Robertson, Karen Schueler, David and Gary Popp. Brother of Albert and Charles Popp. Grandfather of 20. Great-grandfather of six.

RAVER, Hubert L., 96, St. Catherine of Siena, Decatur County, Nov. 14. Father of Kate and Mary Bedel, Sara Hermesch, Monica Neuman and Michael Raver. Brother of Dorothy Scheidler. Grandfather of 18. Great-grandfather of 34.

SCHEIDLER, Juanita L., 95, St. Mary, Greensburg, Nov. 14. Mother of Mary Miers, Joe, John, Ken and Phil Scheidler. Sister of John and Wayne Springmeyer. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of six.

WILLCOX, Marilyn, 68, St. Mary, New Albany, Oct. 16. Wife of Paul Willcox.

WISSEL, Matthew H., 56, St. Anthony of Padua, Morris, Nov. 14. Son of Elvera Wissel. Brother of Alyssa Dickey, Monica Hooten and Sheila Kieffer. Uncle of several. †

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