Michael S. Schepers, 57, Jasper

Michael S. Schepers, 57, of Jasper, died Monday, January 3, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Germany January 6, 1964, to Fredrick and Janet (Truelove) Schepers. He married Janelle Harding, who preceded him in death. Michael was a 1982 graduate of Jasper High School and attended Vincennes University Jasper Campus. He is survived […]

Joseph A. Jerger, 85, Ireland

Joseph A. Jerger Jr., 85, of Ireland, died Wednesday, January 5, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Ireland January 26, 1936, to Joseph Sr. and Helena (Dupps) Jerger. He married Mary Ann Wolf July 18, 1970, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Ireland. Joe was a 1954 graduate of Jasper High School and […]

Robert G. Jackle, 87, Portersville

Robert G. Jackle, 87, of Portersville, died Wednesday at Brookside Village in Jasper. He was born October 5, 1934, to Ceril and Cleda (Mehne) Jackle. He married Sandra Richards, she preceded him in death June 29, 1992. He married Sharon Rose Jones December 27, 1999, at Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville. She died September 4, 2006. Robert was a 1952 […]

Delores Ruth Kinkade Hemmer, 84, Zoar

Delores Ruth Kinkade Hemmer, 84, of Zoar, died Monday, January 3. She was born in Bone Gap, Illinois, April 19, 1937, to Harold and Vivian Kinkade. She married Ralph Hemmer June 5, 1955. He died August 3, 2017. Delores was a gardener, herbalist, cook, baker, a vocally-trained soprano, and an author. She published three books about life on Meadowtop, the […]

Rita Brockman, 90, St. Meinrad

Rita Brockman, 90, of St. Meinrad, died Tuesday, January 4, at Northwood Good Samaritan Retirement Center in Jasper.  She was born in Tell City April 1, 1931, to Henry and Catherine (Eberle) Strobel. She married Levinus Brockman November 27, 1952, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Tell City. He died January 9, 2006. Rita was a homemaker and a member of […]

Services Scheduled For Terrence L. Krodel, 68, of Jasper

Funeral services for Terrence L. Krodel of Jasper, who died December 25, at St. Charles Health Care Campus in Jasper, have been scheduled. Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday, January 8, at Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions can be made to Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. Online condolences can be shared […]

Mary J. Hentrup, 87, Jasper

Mary J. Hentrup, 87, of Jasper, died Monday, January 3, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Indianapolis October 22, 1934, to William and Florence (Sivage) Pyle. Mary enjoyed making homemade cadies, listening to music, especially jazz, and spending time with family and friends. She is survived by two daughters, Victoria Hentrup, Jasper, and […]

Ruth M. Goeppner, 85, Ireland

Ruth M. Goeppner, 85, of Ireland, died Saturday, January 1, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. She was born in Mariah Hill April 13, 1936, to Andrew and Martha (Giesler) Fleck. She married Emil Goeppner October 29, 1959, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper. He died December 27, 2010. Ruth was a member of St Mary Catholic Church […]

Sandra L. Turner, 77, Schnellville

Sandra L Turner, 77, of Schnellville, died Saturday, January 1, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Schnellville July 20, 1944, to John T. and Dolores “Tootsie” Haas. Sandra was a stay-at-home mom for 10 years and worked at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, for Dr. Charles Klamer for a number of years, for the […]

Wayne S. Hopster, 44, Jasper

Wayne S. Hopster, 44, of Jasper, died Friday, December 31, at his home. He was born in Huntingburg July 1, 1977, to David and Virlee (Schepeers) Hopster. Wayne was a 1995 graduate of Northeast Dubois High School. He worked for Jasper Engines for over 25 years, was an avid rabbit hunter, a member of the Erie Canal Beagle Club, and enjoyed […]