Evansville Courier and Press from Evansville, Indiana (2024)

A8 The Evansville Courier Wednesday, July 5, 1995 Donald Wall Donald Wall, died at 6:13 a.m. Donald Wall 67, of Evansville, Tuesday at St. Mary's Continuing Care Center. He retired in 1989 after 38 years at Faultless Caster. He was a World War II Army veteran.

Surviving are a daughter, Ruth Nelson; son, Donald his mother, Bertha Wall; and six grandchildren, Lisa and Robin Nelson, Amy and Jeff Wall, Jennifer Smith and Melody Reine. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Alexander Funeral Home West Chapel, the Rev. John Sloan officiating, with burial in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m.

Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Visiting Nurse Earnest Shead Earnest H. Shead, 81, of Evansville, died at 9:21 p.m. Saturday at Columbia Nursing Plaza. He retired as manager at the former Herron's Liquor and was a member of Greater St.

James Baptist Church. Earnest Shead Surviving are a son, Marcellus of Evansville; a sister, Virgie Jackson of Evansville; a grandson; and nieces and nephews. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Mason Brothers Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Douglas Smith officiating, with entombment in Oak Hill Mausoleum.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Myrtle Dieckmann Myrtle Dieckmann Myrtle L. Brown Dieckmann, 70, of Evansville, died at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday at Holiday Nursing Home.

She was a homemaker. She served in the Navy during World War II, stationed in Washington D.C., and was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1114 Auxiliary. Surviving are a daughter, Laura Grandel of Evansville; three sons, William of Columbia, S.C., Wesley of Evansville and Milton of Chandler, four sisters, Beatrice Head, Wanda Winstead, Melva Spicer and Mary Zachary, all of Evansville; two brothers, Earl A. Brown of Evansville and George F. Brown of Midway, and seven grandchildren.

Her husband, Theodore died in 1986. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Ziemer Funeral Home North Chapel, the Revs. Robert Helms and Bob Simpkins officiating, with burial in Locust Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 8 p.m.

Thursday at the funeral home. Tanya Cheche Tanya S. Cheche, 46, of Westminster, daughter of Harry Thomas Loveridge of Evansville, died at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday at her home of cancer. She worked as a regulatory analyst at McCormicks Co.

a spice maker. Also surviving are a daughter, Casey Marie Cheche of Westminster; a son, Timothy Samuel of Westminster; two brothers, Billy and Tom-e Loveridge of Indiana; a grandson, Nicholas Anthony Cheche; and nieces and nephews. Services will be at 8 p.m. Thursday at Myers Funeral Home in Westminster, with burial at 11 a.m. Friday at Meadow Branch Cemetery there.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to service time Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Rosamond Fulton Rosamond V.

Fulton, 77, of Evansville, died at 10 a.m. Friday at her home. Surviving are three daughters, Carlene J. Englebright and Rosie Stinchfield, both of Evansville, and Margie Davis of New York; a son, Jack of Evansville; 14 grandchildren; and 26 greatgrandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m.

Thursday, at Alexander Funeral Home West Chapel, the Rev. Richard DEATHS Clark J.D. Book Sr. LOOGOOTEE, Ind. Lyona O.

Raney Clark, 92, died at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Martin County Nursing Center. She worked in several Loogootee resturants and was a member of St. John Catholic Church. Surviving are three sons, John H.

Raney of Peoria, Glenn E. Raney of Trenton, and William T. Raney of Dover, a stepdaughter, Virginia Butcher; two stepsons, Donny and Danny Clark; 21 grandchildren, including John James George, Chuck and Marlin Raney, Ginger Hart, Tracey Galloway, Patty Clifton and Diane Bowman, whom she raised; great grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St.

John Catholic Church, with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Titzer Funeral Home, where a rosary service will be at 6 p.m. Nellie Hanco*ck WHEATLAND, Ind. 6 Nellie MonHanco*ck, at p.m.

day at her home. She was a member of Walnut Grove United Methodist Church. Surviving are a daughter, Nita Jo Allemana of Bedford; a son, James M. of Wheatland; seven grandchildren; and seven greatgrandchildren. Her husband, Arthur, died in 1964.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Harris Funeral Home in Monroe City, with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery in Vincennes. Friends may call after 3 p.m. today at the funeral home. INDIANA FUNERALS MARIAH HILL Paul H.

Davis, 62, services 10 a.m. today at Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand, burial in Mariah Hill Cemetery. JASPER Paul R. Hohler, 59, services 11 a.m. Thursday at St.

Joseph Church, burial in Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call from to 9 p.m. today at BecherKluesner Downtown Chapel. RICHLAND Eric McCoy, 15, services 1 p.m. today at Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport, burial in Mount Zion Cemetery.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. WICKLIFFE Fern L. (Gilmore) Leaser, 77, services 1 p.m. Thursday at Dillman Green Funeral Home, burial in Taswell Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to service time Thursday at the funeral home. KENTUCKY Marybeth Rudd CALHOUN, Ky. Marybeth Rudd, 94, formerly of Madisonville, died at 12:05 a.m.

Tuesday at Owensboro-Daviess County Hospital. She was a member and former secretary of Madisonville First United Methodist Church and a member of Stephen Ashby Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution. Surviving are a daughter, Jo Evelyn Tichenor of Owensboro; two grandchildren, Steve and Jim Tichenor; and four greatgrandchildren. Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Madisonville.

There will be no visitation at Muster Funeral Home Calhoun Chapel. Jacques Hanco*ck MORGANFIELD, Ky. Jacques P. Hanco*ck, 21, died at 12:16 a.m. Sunday at Union County Methodist Hospital of complications from asthma.

He had worked at Gibbs Tool Die in Henderson. He was a graduate of Union County High School and a member of Carr's Chapel Baptist Church, where he was lead vocalist for the mass choir. Surviving are a son, Jalin S. of Morganfield; his parents, Dorothy and Moses Hanco*ck of Morganfield; two sisters, Stephanie R. White and Deanna M.

Hanco*ck, both of Morganfield; a brother, Moses Jr. of Morganfield; grandparents, Florence and Robert Frazier and Zella Hanco*ck, all of Morganfield; and a niece. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Grace Fellowship Church, with burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m.

Thursday at Carr's Chapel Baptist Church. Mason Brothers Memorial Chapel is in charge of local arrangements. John Dale INFO TOUCH The Courier is pleased to publish obituaries at no charge as a public service to the community. For information about our policies, please call 422-1234, Ext. 1009.

A -tone phone is needed. Meredith officiating, with burial in Locust Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. FUNERALS Sandra Gonzalez Sandra Cadwell Gonzalez, 46, of Dandridge, formerly of Evansville, services 3 p.m.

today at Alexander Memorial Park Chapel, entombment in the mausoleum. Loyd Elmore Loyd C. Elmore, 94, formerly of Orleans, services 11 a.m. today at Ochs-Tetrick Funeral Home in Orleans, burial in Fairview Cemetery there. Daisy Hopkins Daisy M.

Hopkins, 92, of Evansville, services 2 p.m. Thursday at Alexander Funeral Home East Chapel, the Rev. Bret Nicholson officiating, burial in Park Lawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Edyth Rhoads Edyth Rhoads, 88, of Evansville, services 10 a.m. Thursday at Simpson Funeral Home Meyer Chapel, the Rev. Stephen Rogers officiating, burial in Park Lawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

E. Ray Thorne E. Ray Thorne, 93, of Evansville, services 1 p.m. today at Alexander Funeral Home East Chapel, the Rev. Don Moore officiating, burial in St.

Joseph Cemetery, INDIANA Ernest Long ELNORA, Ind. Ernest P. Long, 89, died at 3:12 p.m. Monday at the home of his daughter, Janet Bennington of Mount Vernon. He was a farmer and a member of Elnora United Methodist Church.

Also surviving are four brothers, Cleatus Randolph and Oral Johnny, all of Elnora, and Harden of Odon; six grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. His wife, Mamie Rachel (Paris), died in 1986. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Poindexter-Hall McClure Funeral Home, with burial in Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m.

today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to any hospice program. Stella Hollis OTWELL, Ind. -Stella A. Hollis, 101, died at 2:55 p.m.

Monday at Huntingburg Convalescent Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Otwell United Methodist Church. Surviving are a sister, Jennie Teague of Otwell; three grandchildren; Jan and Jerry Hollis and Nancy Ezell; and seven greatgrandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Harris Sons Funeral Home, with burial in Otwell Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Art Willis WINSLOW, Ind. Art N. Willis, 60, died at 1:53 a.m.

Tuesday at St. Mary's Medical Center in Evansville after a long illness. He worked 22 years at Old Ben Coal Mine No. 2. He was a member of United Mine Workers, Petersburg Moose Lodge and Winslow Eagles.

Surviving are his wife, Barbara Jane (Turnbloom); three daughters, Karen Clevenger and Debbie Winisant, both of Princeton, and Diane Williams of Oakland City; a son, Jason, at home; three stepdaughters, Tina Gayhart and Helen McCannon, both of Winslow, and Donna Mailloux of New Jersey; a sister, Alice Jines of Petersburg; six grandchildren; and eight stepgrandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City, with burial in Montgomery Cemetery there. Friends may call after 3 p.m. today and from 8 a.m.

to service time Thursday at the funeral home. HENDERSON, Ky. J.D. Book 81, died at 1 a.m. Sunday at his home.

He was a farmer and former of Miller Board Roofing Co. He was a member and deacon emeritus of First Baptist Church. Surviving are a daughter, Lois Book Harper of Henderson; a son, J. David Jr. of Worcester, two sisters, Sue Penny and Mabel Bippus, both of Henderson; a brother, Bill of Kingstree, S.C.; and four grandchildren.

His wife of 50 years, Bonnie (Jones), died in 1991. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at First Baptist Church, with burial in Fairmont Cemetery. Friends may call from 1:30 p.m. to service time at the church.

Benton-Glunt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the church building fund. KENTUCKY FUNERALS PRINCETON Alma Egbert Carter, 97, formerly of Princeton, services 10:30 a.m. today at Morgan's Funeral Home, burial in Princeton Memorial Gardens. MADISONVILLE Allie H.

Fryer, 92, services 2 p.m. today at Greater Lighthouse Pentecostal Church, burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery. Friends may call from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at BarnettStrother Funeral Home.

OWENSBORO Pansy Fray Jewell, 82, services 2:30 p.m. today at James H. Davis Funeral Home Chapel, burial in Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Reed. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to service time at the funeral home.

MARION Thomas H. Ordway, 70, services 11 a.m. today at Gilbert Funeral Home, burial in Fredonia Cemetery. HENDERSON Ruth Virginia Elliott, 72, services 11 a.m. today at Airline Baptist Church, burial in Fairmont Cemetery.

Friends may call until 10 a.m. at BentonGlunt Funeral Home. ILLINOIS Milton Heindl FAIRFIELD, Ill. Milton V. Heindl, 80, died at 5:38 a.m.

Monday at Fairfield Memorial Hospital. He was co-owner of Cisne Flower Boutique and was retired from Laclede Gas Co. in St. Louis. Surviving are his wife, Nelda (Zimmerman); a stepdaughter, Patsy Herring of Huntsville, a stepson, Larry Zimmerman of Fairfield; two sisters, Margaret Anders of Elizabethtown, and Amelia Rath of St.

Louis; three stepgrandchildren; one stepgreatgrandchild; and nephews. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne, with burial in Cisne Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

William Boyce OBLONG, Ill. William F. Boyce, 90, died at 1 p.m. Monday at Crawford Memorial Hospital. He was a retired truck driver and security officer and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.

Surviving are a nephew, Joe of Madison, and a friend who cared for him, Kellie Decker of Oblong. Private graveside services will be today at Olivet Cemetery in Janesville, with memorial services at a later date. Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Thomas Grossman ROBINSON, Ill. Thomas W.

Grossman, 65, died at 1 a.m. Tuesday at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind. He was retired from the personnel department at Marathon Refinery. He was a 1948 graduate of Robinson High School and received a bachelor's degree i in geology from Eastern Illinois University in 1955. He was a member of Robinson First Christian Church DC, Elks Lodge 1188, Moose Lodge 1369 and Epsilon Iota Sigma Fraternity.

Surviving are his mother, Clara Grossman of Robinson; and nieces and nephews. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Goodwine Funeral Home, with burial in Robinson New Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Robinson First Christian Church DC building fund oz Elks Crippled Children's Fund. McLEANSBORO, Ill. John Robert Dale, 78, died at 4:32 a.m. Sunday at Hamilton Memorial Hospital. He was retired as a general construction contractor and as coowner of Sales.

He was a World War II Marine Corps veteran and a member of McLeansboro First Christian Church and American Legion Post 106. Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Opal (Ryan); a son, John W. "Bill" of San Francisco; and nieces. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Harre Funeral Home, with burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Friends may call until service time at the funeral home. Marjorie Bates NEW HAVEN, Ill. Marjorie M. Bates, 72, died at 5 a.m. Tuesday at Deaconess Hospital.

She was a homemaker and a member of New Haven Presbyterian Church and American Legion Auxiliary. Surviving are her husband of 54 years, Arthur; two sons, Ronald and Mike, both of New Haven; a brother, Bernice of Omaha; three grandchildren, Andrea, Chad and Kelly Jo Bates; and one greatgranddaughter. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at New Haven Presbyterian Church, with burial in Union Ridge Cemetery in Norris City. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m.

Thursday at Cox Son Funeral Home and from 11 a.m. to service time Friday at the church. Billye Turner SHAWNEETOWN, Ill. Billye F. Turner, 73, died at 3:20 a.m.

Tuesday at Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado. She was a homemaker and a member of Blue Island Elks Lodge 1331 and Ridgway Order of Eastern Star. Surviving are three daughters, Penny Knox of Alsip, Jayne Zoch of Chicago and Pamela Brandeis of Elgin; a son, Gregory of Riverdale; three sisters, Lucille Jones of Harrisburg, Jean Water of San Diego and Georgia Kerswick of Evansville; a half sister, Bonnie Matlock of Memphis, 19 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a companion who cared for her, Mary McCullom of Shawneetown. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Cox Son Funeral Home, with burial in Raleigh Masonic Cemetery in Raleigh.

Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mattie Grant CARMI, Ill. Mattie Grant, died at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Flo87, rissant, Mo.

Surviving are two daughters, Donna Cox and Brenda Lamar, both of St. Louis; two sisters, Cora Sanders of Carmi and Ada Belle Edwards of St. Louis; eight grandchildren; and eight greatgrandchildren. Her husband, Lowell, died in 1968. Arrangements are pending at Campbell Funeral Home.

Arthur Cunefare ROBINSON, Ill. Arthur E. Cunefare, 62, died at 10 p.m. Monday at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, after a long illness. He retired after 26 years as a pilot for Marathon Oil Co.

He was an Air Force veteran and a member of American Legion Post 69, Oblong First Christian Church, Quiet Birdmen, Elks Lodge 1188 and Star Prowlers Square Dance Club. Surviving are his wife of 34 years, Evelyn (Kirk); two daughters, Tracy Weger of Champaign and Carolyn Cunefare of Urbana; a son, Michael of Moro; three sisters, Eva Newlin of Decatur, Norma Sowers of Cardington, Ohio, and Karel of Greeley, two brothers, Floyd of Newton and Jerry of Helsinki, Finland; and two grandchildren, Ryan and Kyle Cunefare. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Goodwine Funeral Home, with burial in Robinson New Cemetery, where Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4549, Am Vets Post 33 and American Legion Post 69 will conduct military rites. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m.

today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church. ILLINOIS FUNERALS ENTERPRISE Oda P. Feller, 93, services 2 p.m. today at Enterprise United Methodist Church, burial in Evangelical German Cemetery.

Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. to service time at the church. Hosselton Funeral Home in Carmi is in charge of arrangements. ELK GROVE VILLAGE Juanita Fulkerson, 85, services 10 a.m. Thursday at Gaskins Funeral Home in Harrisburg, burial in Sunset Lawn Cemetery there.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. HARRISBURG Louise Proctor, 83, services 1 p.m. Thursday at Gaskins Funeral Home, burial i in Saline Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m.

today at the funeral home. Home. Report: Try tracking to cut drug errors By The Associated Press gathered at the hospitals and reported in today's issue of The CHICAGO- Supermarkets Journal of the American Meditrack mayonnaise more careful- cal Association. ly than some hospitals track "We have very conscienmorphine, said the head of a tious, careful people who make Harvard team that analyzed mistakes, because they're hudrug errors at two top hospitals. man," Leape said in an "I think that is pretty ridicu- interview.

lous," said Dr. Lucian L. Leape Many errors could have of the Harvard School of Public been averted if the hospitals Health, who advocates a com- had a bar coding system at bedputerized bar code system to sides so staff could check drugs help prevent dosing and pre- before administering them, scribing errors. Leape said. Leape's team found 334 drug "We do bar errors at Brigham and Womcurrently coding en's Hospital and Massachu- for mayonnaise in supermarkets but not for morphine in setts General Hospital, both in in the six months end- hospitals," said Leape, who Boston, wants the government to reing in July 1993.

Thirty-nine percent of er- their quire drug products. to bar code makers rors were made by doctors who did such things as order a drug In hospitals using the systhe patient was allergic to or tem, a nurse passes a portable prescribe the wrong dose; 38 sensor-wand over the code on percent were made by nurses the drug and over a code on the who made such mistakes as ad- patient's I.D. bracelet to verify ministering the wrong amount that the drug is appropriate. or mixing it with the wrong so- Currently, hospitals code lution; the rest came when sec- their own drugs. retaries transcribed orders or Dr.

Sidney Wolfe, head of when pharmacists dispensed Public Citizen's Health Remedication. search Group, said the findings Most errors were caught or contain lessons for all U.S. hosdidn't cause a problem, but 70 pitals, but the systems appatients suffered proach doesn't address precomplications. scribing errors outside None was fatal, but 14 were hospitals, which cause complilife-threatening and 30 were se- cations in 600,000 patients a rious, according to the data year. FOR FREE INFORMATION CALL MOST INSURANCE 1-800-310-3035 PLANS ACCEPTED FREE TESTS TO DETERMINE IF YOU BATTERIES COULD BE HELPED BY A HEARING AID.

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