Memorials

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Lucile C. Peach, age 96, of Huntingburg, passed away at 10:02 p.m., on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

She was born April 5, 1918 in Huntingburg, Indiana, to Harvey and Clara (Hunefeld) Wessel.  She married Don Peach on October 2, 1949 at the Methodist Church in Huntingburg. Lucile was a retired secretary for the former First National Bank.  She was a graduate of Huntingburg High School, was a faithful member of the Huntingburg United Methodist Church, and was an active participant in the Eastern Star and V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.  She enjoyed baking, embroidery work and quilting.  Lucile was preceded in death by:  her husband, Don Peach, who passed away May 24, 2000; two daughters, Phyllis Dorris and Jean Peach; one son who died in infancy, David Allen Peach; one sister, Laverne Helmerich; three brothers, Alfred Wessel, Edgar Wessel and Wilbur Wessel; and one grandson, Greg Rogier.

She is survived by:

Two daughters and two son-in-laws,

Donna (William) Lindeman of Ferdinand, IN,

Cheryl (Norman) Cravens of Huntingburg, IN,

One sister,

Ruth King of Huntingburg, IN,

Seven grandchildren,

David Lindeman, Cynthia Lindeman, Ronald Rogier, John Franzell, Robert Franzell, Melinda Lee and Michelle Cary,

by (13) great grandchildren and (3) great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Lucile C. Peach will be held at 2:00 p.m., E.D.T., on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Huntingburg.  Reverend Lee Campbell will officiate at the services.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., on Wednesday, the day of the funeral.  Memorial services will be conducted by the Eastern Star and also the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary starting at 12:00 noon,Wednesday, at the funeral home.  Memorial donations can be made to Gentiva Hospice. Condolences may be shared online at:  www.nassandson.com.

 

Giesler, Joan M.

Joan M. Giesler, age 71, of Jasper, Indiana passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday (March 24, 2015) at home.

Joan was born in Jasper, Indiana on March 15, 1944 to Dennis J. and Virginia (Gramelspacher) McDermott.  She married William J. Giesler on November 26, 1966 in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper.

Joan was a retired registered nurse, real estate broker, and rental property entrepreneur.  Her passion was nursing.  She became an aide at age 16, working at Memorial Hospital.  She graduated from St. Mary’s School of Nursing at Evansville in 1965 and continued her profession in local facilities for over 50 years, retiring from Brookside Village Skilled Facility in 2012.

She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and the Blessed Virgin Sodality.

She enjoyed spending time with family, gardening, playing cards, and reading.

Surviving,

Husband,

William J. Giesler, Jasper, IN

Two sons,

Jay Giesler, and his wife Dawn, Huntingburg, IN

Chad Giesler, and his wife Kathy, Jasper, IN

Five grandchildren,

Connor, Dillon, Dakota, Madison, and Jaylyn Giesler

Three brothers,

Michael McDermott, and his wife Martha, Rochester Hills, MI

Ronald McDermott, and his wife Elizabeth, Fresno, CA

Gregory McDermott, and his wife Laurel, Downington, PA

Funeral services for Joan M. Giesler will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday (March 31, 2015) at Holy Family Catholic Church with entombment to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper.

Friends may call from 2:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday (March 30, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper and one hour before services from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at the church.   The Blessed Virgin Sodality will pray a rosary at 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home onMonday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center, Holy Family Catholic church or to a favorite charity.

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

Wilma Tevault Obit Photo330

Wilma L. Tevault, age 85, of Jasper, Indiana, formerly of Huntingburg, passed away at 3:00 a.m., on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.

She was born April 9, 1929 in Augusta, Indiana, to Lewis and Maude (Hardin) McClure.  She married Ivan Tevault on April 22, 1950 in Pike County, Indiana.  The couple resided in Orleans, Indiana, from 1965-1985, where Wilma worked for the Orleans Community Schools and the Orange County Hospital in Paoli where she retired.  In 1985 Wilma and Ivan moved to Huntingburg and then in 1999 they moved to Jasper.  Wilma was a member of the Huntingburg United Methodist Church; and enjoyed flower gardening and quilting.  She was preceded in death by:  her husband, Ivan Tevault, who passed away August 24, 2012; one daughter who died in infancy, Lana Faye Tevault; five brothers, Kenny McClure, Glenn McClure, Howard McClure, Oral “Bud” McClure and Clyde “Dick” McClure; and four sisters, Lorraine McAllister, Eloise Wallace, Irene McClure and Norma Hagemeyer.

She is survived by:

One son and daughter-in-law,

Kevin (Beverly) Tevault – Bloomington, IN,

One daughter,

Susan E. Dowdell of Jasper, IN,

Two grandchildren,

Amy (Daniel Polonsky) Tevault of Harbert, Michigan,

Kyle (Renee) Tevault of Royal Oak, Michigan,

and two great grandchildren,

Joshua and Allison Tevault.

Funeral services for Wilma L. Tevault will be held at 2:00 p.m., E.D.T., on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Augusta Cemetery in Augusta, Indiana (Rural Route 2, Winslow).  Pastor Lee Campbell will officiate at the service.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., on Friday, the day of the service.  Memorial donations can be made to the Huntingburg United Methodist Church.  Condolences may be shared with the family online at: www.nassandson.com.

Lagenour, David

David E. Lagenour, age 58 of Jasper, passed away at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, (March 24, 2015), in St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, Indiana.

He was born on June 4, 1956 in French Lick, Indiana to Elvan and Ruby (Self) Lagenour.  He married Deborah Ziegler on August 30, 1975 in Truelove United Methodist Church.

David worked in property management at St. Joseph Hospital in Huntingburg for 28 years.

He attended Truelove United Methodist Church.

His hobbies included playing cards, especially cinch, coin collecting and an avid sports fan. (Oakland A’s and Oakland Raiders). Also Jasper Wild Cats and spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving,

Wife, Deborah Lagenour

Two daughters,

Jennifer Hayes and husband Jeff, Jasper, IN

Holly Zehr and husband Derek, Jasper, IN

Son,

Hans Lagenour, Jasper, IN

Four grandchildren, Lauren and Marian Hayes, Grant and Scarlett Zehr.

Three sisters,

Amanda Huff, Tennessee

Nora (Judi) McCarty and husband Jessie, Jasper, IN

Joyce Zehr and husband Richard, Birdseye, IN

One brother,

Donald Lagenour and wife Trish, Jasper, IN

Preceding him in death beside his parents is one sister Gladys and one brother Lonnie who died in infancy.

Funeral services for David Lagenour will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, (March 28, 2015), at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel with burial to follow in the Truelove Community Cemetery, Loogootee, Indiana. The Rev. Michelle Qualkenbush will officiate.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday, (March 27, 2015), at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dubois County Museum.

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Tim W. Neukam, age 51, of Celestine, Indiana passed away at 2:25 p.m. on Tuesday (March 24, 2015) at home.

Tim was born on February 3, 1964 to Jack and Doris (Popp) Neukam.  He married Sue Hassfurther June 11, 1988 at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church in Dubois, Indiana.

He was a member of the Northeast Dubois High School Class of 1982.

Tim was an Owner/Operator over- the -road truck driver for 30 years and was currently leased to Automated Transportation.

He was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Jasper.

He enjoyed camping, going to Bristol races with neighbors, and enjoying his granddaughters. He was also an avid Indiana Hoosiers, Indianapolis Colts, and Tony Stewart Racing fan.

Surviving,

Wife,

Sue Neukam, Celestine, Indiana

One daughter,

Stephany Neukam, and fiancé, Ben Rasche, Celestine, In

One son,

Kyle Neukam, and his wife Virginia, Paoli, IN

Two Granddaughters,

Chelsea and Kylie Neukam

Two sisters,

Debbie Roach, and her husband Paul, Huntingburg, IN

Donna Rasche, and her husband Bob, Dubois, IN

Six brothers,

Terry Neukam, and his wife Staci, Dubois, IN

Joe Neukam, and his Trish, Huntingburg, IN

John Neukam, and his wife Sheila, Huntingburg, IN

Jason Neukam, and his wife Crystal, Huntingburg, IN

Paul Neukam, and his wife Terri, Huntingburg, IN

Jack Neukam, and his wife Tessa, Huntingburg, IN

Preceding him in death are his parents.

Funeral services for Tim W. Neukam will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday (March 28, 2015) at St. Celestine Catholic Church in Celestine, Indiana, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.  Rev. Adam Ruschau and Fr. Eugene Schmitt will officiate.

Friends may call from 12:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday (March 27, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to the wishes of the family.

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

Schnell, Alvina

Alvina L. Schnell, age 89, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Monday (March 23, 2015) at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper, Indiana.

Alvina was born in Celestine, Indiana on August 13, 1925, to Bernard and Katherine (Fischer) Gadlage.  She married Kenneth M. Schnell on May 6, 1947 at St. Celestine Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on November 17, 2006.

Alvina retired from Aristokraft, where she had worked for many years.

She was a member of St. Celestine Catholic Church, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church,  the St. Celestine’s St. Ann’s Society, and a former member of the V.F.W. Auxillary.

Alvina was very creative and enjoyed crocheting, quilting, gardening, canning and baking.

Surviving,

Six daughters,

Imelda “Mel” Oeding, and her husband, Mike, Velpen, IN

Kathy Knust, and her husband, Ed, Schnellville, IN

Ruth Gehlhausen, and her husband, Tom, Jasper, IN

Karen Kuper, and her husband, Steven, Celestine, IN

Nancy Schroering, and her husband, Emil, Celestine, IN

Peggy Merkel, and her husband, Greg, Jasper, IN

Two sons,

Stephen Schnell, and his wife, Cindy, Celestine, IN

Keith Schnell, and his wife, Cyndi, Louisville, KY

23 grandchildren

25 great grandchildren

Preceding her in death besides her husband are six sisters, Minnie Nordhoff, Ella Fritz, Veronica Hoffman, Gertrude Gehlhausen, Clara Schulz, and Etta Marie Klem, three brothers, Herman and Roman Gadlage, and an infant, Ralph Gadlage, and one granddaughter, Audrey Knust.

Funeral services for Alvina L. Schnell will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday (March 27, 2015) at St. Celestine Catholic Church in Celestine, Indiana, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 2:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday (March 26, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper.  The parishes of St. Celestine and St. Joseph Catholic Churches will pray a rosary at 1:45 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Celestine Catholic Church, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, the Alzheimer’s Association, or to a favorite charity.

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

Wendell Selvidge Obit Photo329_edited-1

Wendell “Butch” Selvidge, age 70, of Duff, Indiana, formerly of McCreary County, Kentucky, passed away at 5:15 p.m., on Friday, March 20, 2015 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

He was born April 2, 1944 in Cincinnati, Ohio, to George and Dorothy (Martin) Selvidge.  He married Judy A. Meyerholtz on July 31, 1987 in Huntingburg.  Mr. Selvidge was a retired contractor and heavy equipment operator.  He was a member of the Duff Conservation Club and the Dubois County Lodge #520 F&AM.  He was preceded in death by his parents; and one son, Steve Vanover of McCreary County, Kentucky.

He is survived by:

His wife,

Judy Selvidge of Duff, Indiana,

One daughter,

Sherry Selvidge of Morgantown, Kentucky,

Four Sons,

Wayne Selvidge of Huntingburg, IN,

Mitchell Selvidge of Bowling Green, Kentucky,

Michael Selvidge of Glasgow, Kentucky,

Wesley Selvidge of Bowling Green, Kentucky,

Two stepdaughters,

Amy Marley of Huntingburg, IN,

Deb Combs of Huntingburg, IN,

Three stepsons,

Perry Welp of Ferdinand, IN,

Joseph Welp of Huntingburg, IN,

Martin Welp of Huntingburg, IN and Haiti,

Two sisters,

Janet Kellogg of Springfield, Ohio,

Sharon Hickenbottom of McMinnville, Tennessee,

One brother,

George Selvidge, Jr. of Altus, Oklahoma,

by (25) grandchildren and (13) great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Wendell “Butch” Selvidge will be held at 2:00 p.m., E.D.T., on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial to follow at Mayo Cemetery near Duff, Indiana.  Pastor Darrel Land will officiate at the service.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., on Saturday, the day of the funeral.  A Masonic memorial service will be conducted by the Dubois County Lodge #520 F&AM at 1:00 p.m., on Saturday, at the funeral home.  Condolences may be shared online at: www.nassandson.com.