Raymond D. Weiler

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Raymond D. Weiler, age 46, of Holland, formerly of Anderson, Indiana, passed away at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at his residence.

He was born October 23, 1968 in Fairfield, Iowa.  He married Michelle Barnett on June 20, 1992 in Holland, Indiana.  Raymond worked as a fork-truck driver and landscaper.  He enjoyed camping with his family and listening to music.  He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Harold Lee Barnett.

He is survived by:

His wife,

Michelle Weiler of Holland, Ind.;

Two sons and one daughter-in-law,

Corey (Marissa) Weiler of Holland, Ind.,

Samuel Weiler at home;

One daughter,

Maddie Weiler at home;

His father,

Stephen Weiler of Punta Gorda, Florida;

His mother-in-law,

Linda Barnett of Holland, Ind.;

and two brothers,

Matthew Neil Weiler of Dugger, Ind.,

Stephen Weiler of Clearwater, Florida.

Funeral services for Raymond D. Weiler will be held at 2:00 p.m., E.D.T., onThursday, October 1, 2015 at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Huntingburg.  Pastor Jason Clark will officiate at the service.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 12:00noon-2:00 p.m., on Thursday, the day of the funeral.  Condolences may be shared with the family online at:  www.nassandson.com.

Robert C. Oser

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Robert C. Oser, Sr., age 89, of Huntingburg, passed away at 3:30 a.m., onMonday, September 28, 2015, at his residence.

He was born June 11, 1926 in Huntingburg, Indiana, to Henry and Clair (LeClere) Oser.  He married Alma K. Cordes on September 4, 1954 at the St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony.  Mr. Oser retired from Kimball where he worked for 38 years; and prior to working at Kimball he was employed at the Crane Naval Base.  He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Y.M.I. Council #497, and V.F.W. Post #2366.  Bob enjoyed hunting and fishing; going on drives through the countryside; and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Southridge Raider sports fan.  He served in the United States Navy and was a veteran of World War II.  Bob was preceded in death by his parents; and eight siblings, Carl Oser, Butch Oser, Frieda Heichelbech, Alberta Kuper, Ben Tanner, Alvin Oser, John Tanner, and Anastasia Brown.

He is survived by:

His wife,

Alma K. Oser of Huntingburg, Ind.;

Two daughters and two son-in-laws,

Pam (Randy) Gehlhausen of Jasper, Ind.,

Chris (Scott) Beckman of Jasper, Ind.;

Five sons and four daughter-in-laws,

Robert C. (Kathie) Oser, Jr. of Holland, Ind.,

Bill (Theresa) Oser of Brownsburg, Ind.,

Keith (Denise) Oser of Holland, Ind.,

Jeff (Brenda) Oser of Huntingburg, Ind.,

Shane Oser of Huntingburg, Ind.;

by (10) grandchildren and (1) great grandchild.

Funeral services for Robert C. Oser, Sr. will be held at 10:00 a.m., E.D.T., onThursday, October 1, 2015 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg with burial to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.  Military graveside rites will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post #2366 Memorial Detail.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 2:00-8:00 p.m., on Wednesday.  Memorial contributions can be made to the local V.F.W. Post #2366.  Condolences may be shared with the family online at: www.nassandson.com.

William Joe Cook

William Joe Cook (January 22, 1932 – September 26, 2015 ) William “Bill” Joe Cook, 83, Bicknell, IN passed away Saturday, September 26, 2015. William was the son of William Cook and Lilly “Pool” Cook. He was a Marine Corp Veteran of the Korean War and a Retired member of Mid Central Operating Engineers local #841. He was married to Joan F. “Veltman” Cook for 54 wonderful years.

He is survived by his wife Joan, Daughter Shelly DeLisser of Vista, CA, Sons, Christopher and wife Amy of Princeton, IN, and Collin of Loogootee, IN. Sisters, Betty Vanhoosen of Sanger, CA, Virginia and husband Wayne, of Wasco CA. and a Brother Ken and Wife Sue of Sanger CA. Nine grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Lilly “Pool” Cook a Brother Billy Eugene, a Son, Gary Dale and one grandchild. Friends may visit with the family from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Friday, October 2, 2015 at McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Bicknell Chapel.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM with Interment at Bicknell Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or to Disabled American Veterans 3725 Alexander Pike Cold Spring, KY 41076. Online condolences may be sent to www.fredrickandson.com

Edgar V. Ebert

Edgar V. Ebert, 74 of Ferdinand passed away Thursday September 24,2015 in St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville. He was born February 24,1941 in Fulda, In. to Lawrence & Lorine (Gudorf) Ebert. He married Alberta T. Witte on September 15,1962 in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. She preceded him in death on May 13,2004. He was also preceded in death by his parents and his step-father Theodore Meyer.

Edgar retired from Jasper Engines in 2004 after 24 years. He was a respected farm implement mechanic in the local area. He also worked at Jasper Implement, & the Hoosier Garage. He was a veteran of the Viet Nam Era, and served two years in Germany. He was a member of St. Ferdinand Parish and it’s St. Joseph’s Sodality, Ferdinand Senior Citizens, Ferdinand American Legion Post 124 and Ferdinand Veterans Of Foreign Wars, Ferdinand Community Center. He was a former scoutmaster for Ferdinand Troop 186. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved his dog “Lex”. He repaired and refurbished old tractors as a hobby.

Surviving are 1 daughter, Sherry Jones and her husband Doyle of Ferdinand. 2 sons, Terry Ebert and his wife Kathleen of St. Anthony, & Jerry Ebert and his wife Julie of Ferdinand. His fiancé, Gloria Petry of Ferdinand. 4 grandchildren, Grant Ebert, Amelia Ebert, Owen Ebert, and Robert Jones. 4 brothers, Charles Ebert and his wife Carol of Dubois, Ted Meyer of San Angelo, TX., Pat Meyer & Dave Meyer both of Huntingburg. 2 sisters, Bertha Denning & Marie Gessner both of Ferdinand.

Funeral services 10:00 AM Tuesday September 29th in St. Ferdinand Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Ferdinand American Legion Post 124 will conduct military graveside services. Friends may call from 2 to 8:00 PM Monday & 7 to 9:30 AM Tuesday at Becher Funeral Home, Ferdinand. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Ferdinand Church or Dubois County Humane Society. Online at www.becherfuneralhome.com.

Lee E. Broeker

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Lee E. Broeker, age 90, of Huntingburg, passed away Thursday morning,September 24, 2015, at his home.

He was born December 4, 1924 in Holland, Indiana, to William and Selma (Schoppenhorst) Broeker.  He married Emadean L. Schmeltekope on November 15, 1943 at Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg.  Mr. Broeker worked as a shop foreman at Jasper Corporation, where he retired.  He was a member of Salem United Church of Christ, the Fraternal Order of Eagles, V.F.W. Post #2366, Holland American Legion, and the Southern Indiana Leathernecks.  Lee served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps during World War II; and participated in battles at Guam, the Marianas Islands, and Iwo Jima.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Emadean L. Broeker, who died December 31, 2007; one sister, Lucinda Broeker; and two brothers, Ralph Broeker and Charles Broeker.

He is survived by:

One daughter,

Starr Lee Kieffner of Hayesville, Ind.;

One son,

Raven Lee Broeker of Greensboro, North Carolina;

by (3) grandchildren,

Amanda Kluemper of Jasper, Ind.,

Levi Broeker of North Carolina,

Lindsay Nuckles of North Carolina;

and (5) great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Lee Broeker will be held at 10:00 a.m., E.D.T., onMonday, September 28, 2015 at Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Huntingburg.  Reverend Mark West will officiate at the funeral.  Military graveside rites will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post #2366 Memorial Detail.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 2:00-8:00 p.m., on Sunday; and also at the church one hour prior to the funeral on Monday morning.  A vigil service, conducted by members of the Southern Indiana Leathernecks Detachment of the Marine Corps League, will be held at 4:00 p.m.,Sunday, at the funeral home.  Condolences may be shared online at: www.nassandson.com.

Robert O. “Bob” Sunderman

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Robert O. “Bob” Sunderman, age 84 of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 12:40 p.m. on Thursday (September 24, 2015) at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, IN.

Bob was born in Duff, Indiana on July 11, 1931 to Albert and Selma (Schmett) Sunderman. He had two marriages.  His first marriage was to Betty L. Keller on April 24, 1954 at Emanuel Hill Lutheran Church in Dubois.  She preceded him in death on August 7, 2004.  His second marriage was to Janice A. (Meyer) Lee  on June 17, 2005 at Trinity United Church of Christ.

Bob retired from Jasper Engines and Transmissions after 48 1/2 years as a Parts Manager.  He was also Co-Owner of RO Sunderman Homebrew and Wine Supplies and was a master homebrewer and wine maker.

He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Jasper, where he had served as a church council president.

He was a 50 year charter member of the Masonic Line Lodge No. 743 in Jasper.  A member of the Hadi Shrine, and a past president of the Dubois County Shrine Club.   He was a former member of the Shrine Million Dollar Club, the Jasper Eastern Star, Hadi Mariners, Jasper German Club, Jasper Outdoor Recreation, and served as a past member of the Board of Directors of the Providence Home in Jasper.

He enjoyed gardening, especially tomatoes, and traveling with his family on cruises.

Surviving,

Wife;

Janice Sunderman, Jasper, IN

Daughter;

Carol Meyer and husband Greg,  Ireland, IN

Son;

Robert D. Sunderman and wife Lori, Jasper, IN

Two Step-Daughters;

Elizabeth Moody and husband Keith, Nobelsville, IN

Catherine Lee, Jasper, IN

One Step-Son;

John Christopher Lee, Cannelton, IN

One Brother;

Ben Sunderman, Huntingburg, IN

Four Grandchildren

Six Step-Grandchildren

Four Step Great-Grandchildren

Nieces and Nephews

Preceding him in death beside his first wife Betty was one sister, Shirley Donnerman, and two brothers, Allen and Roy Sunderman.

Funeral services for Robert O. Sunderman will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday (September 29, 2015) at Trinity United Church of Christ in Jasper, Indiana,  with burial to follow in Haysville Community Cemetery in Haysville, IN.  Pastor Jane HIllman will officiate.

Friends may call from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday (September 28, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, IN, and from 9:00 a.m. until the 10:00 a.m. service time at Trinity United Church of Christ on Tuesday.   The Masonic Line Lodge No. 743 in Jasper will conduct a memorial service at 6:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, The Shrine Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, or a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.

Leroy H. Witte

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Leroy H. Witte, age 70 of Ireland, Indiana, passed away at 1:45 CDT on Tuesday (September 22, 2015) at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville, IN.

Leroy was born in Ferdinand, Indiana on  November 1, 1944 to Emil and Lucille (Auffart)Witte.  He married Kathleen Temple on July 2, 1966 in St. Mary’s Church in Ireland, IN.

Leroy  was a veteran of the Indiana Army National Guard and a member of the American Legion Post #147.

He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland and the Jasper Outdoor Recreation.

He enjoyed woodworking and fishing.

Surviving,

Wife;

Kathleen Witte, Ireland, IN

Two Sons;

Mark Witte and wife Keri, Celestine, IN

Keith Witte and wife Lisa, Ireland, IN

Four Grandchildren;

Cole and Max Witte, and Hannah and Claire Witte

Two Brothers;

Dennis Witte and wife Agnes, Huntingburg, IN

Allan Witte and wife Carol, Velpen, IN

Three Sisters;

Mary Ann Witte, Jasper, IN

Dorothy Hoffman, Ferdinand, IN

Carol Schipp and husband Kenny, Ferdinand, IN

Preceding him in death was one son, Kurt Witte;  one sister, Alberta Ebert; and two brothers who passed in infancy.

Funeral services for Leroy H. Witte will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday (September 26, 2015) at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland, IN, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.   The American Legion Post  #147 will conduct military gravesite rites.

Friends may call from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday (September 25, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Dubois County Humane Society,  or a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.