March 31, 2015
Dolores L. Ludeker
Dolores L. Ludeker, 92, of Milan, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 at the Dearborn County Hospital at Lawrenceburg. Dolores was born Friday, October 6, 1922, in Aurora, the daughter of William and Alma (Holzbacher) Lattire. She married Harold C. Ludeker April 25, 1942 and he preceded her in death February 15, 1998.
Dolores was a cook at the Milan High School for many years and also had worked at the deli at Super Val and later the Jay C store. She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church at Stumpke’s Corner, the Milan Legion Auxiliary, the VFW Auxiliary, the Help Your Neighbor Club, the Ladies Aid and helped any way she could at Ripley Crossing. She loved talking with people and being there to help them when needed. She loved crocheting, but her church and her family were the most special things to her.
Dolores is survived by sons Marvin (Patty) Ludeker and Kendall (Wanda) Ludeker both of Milan, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter Lova Jo Ludeker, husband, parents, and sisters Carolyn McClain and Marietta Ohlmansiek.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 1, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, 7124 N. St. Road 101, Milan 47031 with Pastor Susan Socha officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Paul Cemetery. Visitation also Wednesday 9-11 a.m. at the church. Memorials may be made to the St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan, is entrusted with arrangements. Box 243, Milan, 47031 812-654-2141. Go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.
Larry W. Webster
Larry W. Webster, 65, of Versailles, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at the Margaret Mary Community Hospital in Batesville. He was born at Madison on September 22, 1949, the son of Raymond and Emma Cathleen Hambrick Webster. He was married to Barbara “Jane” Kelly on January 24, 1969 and she survives.
Other survivors include one son Larry “Budd” (Brandy) Webster II of Dillsboro; three daughters Tamara (Jim) Cline of Deputy, Laura (Greg) Meyer of Osgood, and Jamie (Eric) Whitham of Rexville; 16 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; one brother Barry Webster of Vevay. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Raymond, Gregory, and Ricky Webster, and his sisters Sandra Upton and Patricia Jenkins.
Mr. Webster was employed for 43 years with Batesville Casket Company where he worked as a group leader. Larry was a member of the Wilmington United Methodist Church.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 28 at the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles with Rev. Jeff Limerick officiating. Burial was in the Mud Pike Cemetery near Osgood. Memorials may be given to the donor’s choice in care of the funeral home.
Charlie Roberts, 82, of Dillsboro, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015. Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 1 at 11 a.m. at DeVries Funeral Home in Dillsboro. Friends may meet his family on Tuesday, March 31 from 5-8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be given to Trinity Chapel. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. DeVries Funeral Home in Dillsboro are in charge of arrangements.
Abraham Mosier II
Abraham Mosier II, 61, of Osgood, formerly of North Vernon, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Graveside services were held Saturday, March 28 at the Tanglewood Cemetery. Memorials may be made through the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home, North Vernon, to the Bridge of Hope Church. You are invited to leave a message of condolence for the family at www.dovesharprudicel.com. Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home, North Vernon, was in charge of arrangements.
William “Bill” Harold Rees
William “Bill” Harold Rees, 88, of Franklin and formerly of Butlerville passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015. A funeral service was held Monday, March 30 at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Services in North Vernon. Interment was at Otter Creek Cemetery with military graveside honors provided by VFW Post 2021. Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the Indiana Masonic Home or Otter Creek Baptist Church. Family and friends are invited to sign Bill’s online guestbook and light a candle in his remembrance at www.sawyerfuneralservice.com. Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Services in North Vernon was in charge of arrangements.
Orville W. Stahle
Orville W. Stahle, 71, of Sunman, passed away at University of Cincinnati Medical Center at Cincinnati, OH. Orville was born Monday June 21, 1943 in Ripley County, the son of Walter and Josephine (Wilson) Stahle. He married Beverly (Pierce) Stahle and she survives.
He was a member of the Bridge of Hope Worship Center. Orville was a farmer, loved his animals, and being around his family and friends.
Orville is survived by his wife, Beverly of Sunman; sons: Orville (Becky) Stahle of Milan, Doug (Angie) Swigart of Milan; daughters: Kelly (Brian) Schmidt of Milan, Dawn Schmidt of Batesville, Tracie (Tim) Roark of Milan; sister: Esther (William) Stoll of Lawrenceburg; 15 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren. Orville was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be at 12 noon, Tuesday, March 31, at Bridge of Hope Worship Center, 4050 East County Road 50 South Milan, IN 47031, with Pastor Doug Norman officiating. Burial will follow in Craven Cemetery south of Milan. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of service also at the church. Memorials may be made to the El Salvador orphanage project. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan, is entrusted with arrangements.707 S. Main St. Box 243, Milan 47031. 812-654-2141. Go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message.
Christopher William Driver
Christopher William Driver, 25, of North Vernon, passed away on March 28, 2015. A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1 at the Butlerville Mennonite Church in Butlerville with the Rev. Bruce Carrier and Rev. Alice Champion officiating. Family and friends may call at the Butlerville Mennonite Church on Tuesday, March 31 from 4-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Burial will be in Vernon Cemetery in Vernon. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon. Memorials may be made through the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services for expenses. You are welcome to leave the family a message of condolence at www.dovesharprudicel.com.