The Washington Times-Herald

Obituaries

May 6, 2014

Sylvia Young

Aug. 28, 1931 - May 4, 2014

Sylvia Aline Young, 82, died at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Legends Village.

Born Aug. 28, 1931, in Knox County, she was the daughter of Buford and Mildred (Gilmore) Kellams.

A 1949 graduate of Oaktown High School, she was a retired bookkeeper at Ward and Hudson Ford and later was bookkeeper and office manager of Hoefling Truck and Tractor. She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and Sunday school teacher of a youth group. She was a member of Psi Iota Psi sorority, a Girl Scout leader, a Pink Lady at Daviess Community Hospital, and a member of Retired Senior Volunteer Program.

She is survived by a daughter, Sylvia DeVault and Pat of Evansville; a son, Thomas Gilmore Young and Pon of Washington; and four grandsons, Bart Young of Chicago, Bravo Young serving in Afghanistan, Samuel and Spencer DeVault, both of Evansville.

Her husband, Thomas Robert Young, whom she married March 28, 1954, died in 2004. She is also preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Lee Worstell and Betty Funk.

The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Gill Funeral Home, with Rev. Ken Wells officiating.

Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial contributions are to Helping Hearts Hospice or the Legends Village.

Condolences may be made to the family online at www.gillsince1872.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Lisa Phillips-Baker VINCENNES — Lisa L. Phillips-Baker, 53, died Monday in Vincennes. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Walnut Hills Cemetery. Arrangements are being made through Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg.

    July 29, 2014

  • BurkhartObit Dorothy Burkhart Dorothy Jean Burkhart, 88, of Washington, passed away at 7:40 a.m. Tuesday at Emerald Place. Born Oct. 1, 1925, in Plainville, she was the daughter of Claude and Violet (Garner) Killion. A 1944 graduate of Plainville High School, she was a homemaker

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Paul Henderson ODON — Paul W. Henderson, 81, died at 4:10 p.m. Sunday at Good Samaritan Home in Evansville. He was born June 24, 1933, in Evansville, the son of Herb and Mary (Hedges) Henderson. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the American Legion. He

    July 29, 2014

  • ObitSwanders.jpg Rhett Schwandner Rhett Jarard Schwandner, 66, of Washington, peacefully passed away in his sleep Saturday in the Evansville home of his daughter and close friend, Cassie and Denise Schwandner. Rhett was born Dec. 5, 1947, in Washington, to Robert Joseph and Rita (McG

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Funerals RAYMOND BLAKE — The funeral for Raymond J. Blake was at 10 a.m. Monday at Brocksmith-Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee, with Revs. Leonard Sankey, David Crosley and J. Stevan Manley officiating. Burial was in Goodwill Cemetery in Loogootee.Pallbearers

    July 29, 2014

  • Douglas Craig PETERSBURG — Douglas W. Craig, 59, died at 6:09 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Hospital, Jasper. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg, with Donald Priest and Dr. Charles Baxter officiating. Burial will be in McClure Ceme

    July 28, 2014

  • OBT - WT072914 - MayObit - NBS Philip May Philip L. May, 82, of Washington, passed away at 9:37 p.m. Friday at Washington Nursing Center. Born Sept. 20, 1921, in Washington, he was the son of Roy and Mabel (McCrary) May. Philip entered the U.S. Navy on Nov. 4, 1940 and served his country in

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mason Obit Lisa Mason GOSPORT — Lisa A. Mason, 55, formerly of Washington, passed away at 1:20 p.m. Saturday at Indiana University Health, Bloomington. Born Nov. 22, 1958, in Washington, she was the daughter of Wilbur H. and Lucy (Radcliffe) Wise. A 1976 graduate of Washi

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dixie Bland ODON — Dixie R. Bland, 79, died at 5:53 p.m. Saturday at Daviess Community Hospital. Born April 7, 1935, in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Walter and Maudie (Swayzee) Long. She was a housewife. She is survived by a son, Danny Bland of Odon;

    July 27, 2014

  • David Smith LOOGOOTEE — David James Smith, 72, died at 10:40 p.m. Thursday at his home. Born July 10, 1942, in Warsaw, Indiana, he was the son of William Ross and Gertrude Marie (Armentrout) Smith. He was a 1962 graduate of Plymouth High School in Plymouth, Indi

    July 27, 2014