Esther Reckelhoff, 86, Jasper

Esther F. Reckelhoff, 86, of Jasper, died Tuesday (May 31) at University of Louisville Medical Center in Louisville. She was born in Ferdinand October 2, 1929, to Leo and Theresia (Stetter) Gehlhausen.  She married Frank Reckelhoff July 1, 1950, at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Ferdinand. Esther worked at K-Mart in Jasper for 23 years. She was also a homemaker […]

Jasper Man Arrested On Drug Charges; Police Say He Hid Heroin In Body Cavity

Jasper (NNDC) – A Jasper man has been arrested after police say he was seen making a “drug transaction” Sunday afternoon. Taken into custody on several drug-related charges was 24-year old Matthew Stephens of Jasper. Jasper police say an off-duty Huntingburg police officer witnessed Stephens making a “hand-to-hand” drug transaction earlier Sunday afternoon at the Wendy’s restaurant on U. S. […]

Carol M. Pfister, 64, Jasper

Carol M. Pfister, 64, of Jasper, died Sunday (May 29) at her home. She was born in Jasper August 21, 1951, to Raymond and Clarissa (Burke) Hochgesang. She married John L. Pfister July 14, 1973, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper. He died August 30, 2011. Carol was president and co-owner of Dubois County LP Gas for 39 years. […]

Elizabeth Clara “Bettye” Meyer, 88, Huntingburg

Elizabeth Clara “Bettye” Meyer, 88, of Huntingburg, died Sunday (May 29) at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand. She was born in Boone Township November 7, 1927, to Otto L. Schwenk and Olivia E. (Schmitt) Schwenk. She married Renus F. Meyer June 22, 1949, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Dale. He died November 26, 1994. Bettye worked for General […]

Brent A. Kelley, 45, Celestine

Brent A. Kelley, 45, of Celestine, died Saturday (May 28) at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville. He was born in Jasper May 1, 1971, to Ray and Ida (Aders) Kelley. He married Julie Schepers October 13, 2012, in the Ireland Historical Church. Brent was a 1989 graduate of Northeast Dubois High School and a graduate of ITT Technical College […]

Mary Broeker, 95, Huntingburg

Mary Broeker, 95, of Huntingburg, died Saturday (May 28) at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand. She was born in Jasper May 7, 1921, Herman and Clara (Hopf) Kluemper.  She married Ralph W. “Buzz” Broeker April 24, 1941, at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper. He died November 19, 2003. Mary retired as a school cook, having worked at St. […]

Eileen L. Hall, 86, Jasper

Eileen L. Hall, 86, of Jasper, died Friday (May 27) at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Jasper January 31, 1930, to Mike U. and Flora (Krapf) Schwinghamer. She married William L. Hall August 19, 1950. He died July 18, 2003. Eileen worked for many years for Dubois County Cable services and along with […]

Matthew K. Woolsey, 34, Columbus, Ohio

Matthew K. Woolsey, 34, of Columbus, Ohio, died Friday (May 27) in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Jasper October 17, 1981, in Jasper, to Marlon and Rosemary (Streicher) Woolsey. Matt worked for Stens Corporation as an outside sales representative for the Ohio region. He was a 2000 graduate of Jasper High School and a graduate of the University of […]