Richard A. Griese, 60, Wabash, passed away at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28, at his home. He was born to the late William V. and Isabel Griese on Nov. 18, 1953 in Elwood. He worked for U.S. Gypsum and Thermafiber both of Wabash.
Clarence W. Crooke, 62, died Aug. 31. He was born April 22, 1952.
Survivors include one daughter, three sons, one sister, one brother, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 4, at Bailey-Love Mortuary.
Dorothy Crain, 85, died Aug. 25. She was born Aug. 2, 1929.
She is survived by one son, one daughter and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, Aug. 31 at 3 p.m. at Timbercrest Chapel, 2201 East Street, North Manchester. Visitation will be held a half-hour before the service.
Arrangements were entrusted to McKee Mortuary, North Manchester.
Michael J. Bryan, 73, died Aug. 26. He was born Oct. 27, 1940. He was married to Linda A. Kirkpatrick; she survives.
He is also survived by two sons, one daughter, one sister, four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and two step sons. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren.
Darlene Alma Hoover, 97, died Aug. 25. She was born Jan. 13, 1917.
She is survived by one son, one granddaughter, and one brother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Merlin Hoover; and three siblings.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 3 p.m. at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Ossian, with calling from 1:30–2:30 p.m. at Elzey Patterson Rodak Funeral Home, 120 W. Mill St., Ossian.
Lois J. Stucky, 85, died Aug. 22. She was born on Nov. 13, 1928.
She is survived by one sister, two brothers-in-law, and one sister-in-law. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. with visitation to be held from 9-11 a.m. at Warren United Church of Christ, 212 E. 2nd Street, Warren.
There will also be a memorial service to celebrate Lois's life on Sunday, Aug. 31 at 2 p.m. at First Christian Church, 1875 U.S. 40, Brazil, IN 47834.
Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.
Mabel Smedley, 97, died Aug. 24, at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester. She was born Jan. 17, 1917. She was married to Jewell Smedley; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by two sons, one daughter, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at the McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 S. Main Street, LaFontaine. Visitation for family and friends will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Tex. W. Ritter, 71, passed away at 3 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 22, at his rural Macy residence. He was born to the late Rufus George and Martha Lou (Cressel) Ritter on Aug.27, 1942 in Eccles, W.V.