Maurice N. Loechte, 92, St. Anthony

Maurice N. Loechte, 92, of St. Anthony, died Monday, September 6, at his home. He was born in Schnellville February 17, 1929, to Joseph and Cora (Lueken) Loechte. He married Mary Jane Vonderheide October 23, 1954, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony. Maurice was a U.S. Army and Korean Conflict veteran, serving from 1951 to 1953 as a […]

Michael Lee Knies, 49, Ferdinand

Michael Lee Knies, 49, of Ferdinand, died  Sunday, September 5, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. He was born in Jasper September 22, 1971, to Kenneth and Mary Lee (Wendholt) Knies. He married Beth Ficker January 11, 1992, at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Ferdinand. Michael was a machinist at Superb Tooling. He was a member of Christ […]

Tommy L. “Tom” Foster, 81, Dubois

Tommy L. “Tom” Foster, 81, of Dubois, died Sunday, September 5, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born in Alfordsville October 14, 1939, to Arvel R. and Glen (Hedrick) Foster. He married Betty Lou Fischer October 29, 1966, at St. Raphael Catholic Church in Dubois. She died June 20, 2015. Tom was a 1958 graduate […]

Elias Perez Sanchez, 83, Dale

Elias Perez Sanchez, 83, of Dale, died Friday, September 3, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh. He was born in San Felipe, Guanajuato, Mexico December 16, 1937, to Cirilo Perez and Nicanora Sanchez. Elias retired from Farbest Foods. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Dale and liked animals and socializing with friends and family. He is […]

Janice Niehaus, 76, Ferdinand

Janice Niehaus, 76, of Ferdinand, died Saturday, September 4, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. She was born in Huntingburg August 22, 1945, to Cletus and Mildred (Burch) Nalin. She married Tom Niehaus August 13, 1966, at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Ferdinand. Janice retired from the Ferdinand News after 23 years of service. She was a member […]

Earl “Pat” Buening, 76, Huntingburg

Earl “Pat” Buening, 76, of Huntingburg, died Friday, September 3, at Scenic Hills at the Monastery in Ferdinand. He was born in Huntingburg December 23, 1944, to Bernard and Rosaline (Halbleib) Buening. Pat was a retired United States Postal Service worker, bus driver, and farmer. He served in the Army National Guard, was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church, […]

Gabriella Pozo Pala, Miami, Florida

Gabriella Pozo Pala, 61, of Miami, Florida, died Friday, September 3, at the home of her daughter in Jasper. She was born in Lima, Peru, April 8, 1960, to Manuel Jesus Pozo Lugue and Felicita Pala de Pozo. Gabriella was a homemaker, enjoyed attending church, being with her church friends, cooking, and spending time with her family, especially with her […]

Donald H. Feldmeyer, 92, Huntingburg

Donald H. Feldmeyer, 92, of Huntingburg, died Tuesday, August 31, at Scenic Hills at the Monastery nursing home in Ferdinand. He was born in Huntingburg August 9, 1929, to Oscar and Amelia (Sunderman) Feldmeyer. He married Anna Mary Meyerholtz October 22, 1950, at Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg. Donald was a 1947 graduate of Huntingburg High School and […]

JoAnn Helen Hurst, 82, formerly of Jasper

JoAnn Helen Hurst, 82, formerly of Jasper, died Saturday, August 29, at Bon Secours Hospital in Greenville, South Carolina. She was born in Chicago June 22, 1939, the fourth child of Nicholas J. Mueller and Betty (Cukierski) Mueller. She married Guy J. Hurst in 1961 in Elmhurst, Illinois. JoAnn was a community volunteer in Jasper, a member of St. Joseph […]

Michelle Rene Schroeder, 56, Jasper

Michelle Rene Schroeder, 56, of Jasper, died Wednesday, September 1, at Indiana University Health Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Huntingburg December 7, 1964, to Robert J. and Henrietta M. (Moeller) Bieker. She married Greg Schroeder September 1, 1984, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper. Michelle was a 1983 graduate of Jasper High School and earned a degree […]