The Washington Times-Herald


February 25, 2013

Benjamin Wagler

Jan. 7, 1921 - Feb. 22, 2013

MONTGOMERY — Benjamin E. Wagler, 92, died at 9:55 p.m. Friday at his residence. Born Jan. 7, 1921, in Daviess County, he was the son of Eli and Eliza (Schrock) Wagler. He was a farmer and a member of the Old Order Amish Church. He is survived by four sons, Levi and wife Marilyn Wagler, David and wife Pauline Wagler, Benjamin and wife Rosie Mae Wagler, all of Montgomery, and Enos and wife Miriam Wagler of Loogootee; seven daughters, Catherine and husband Edwin Wagler of Alymer, Ontario, Canada, Esther and husband David Wagler, Naomi and husband Wilmer Knepp, all of Montgomery, Wilma and husband John, Marie and husband Amos, all of Odon, Rebecca and husband Abraham Graber of Loogootee, and Ida and Omar Eicher of Powasson, Ontario, Canada; daughter-in-law, Anna Marie Wagler of Montgomery; sister-in-law, Verda Wagler; 76 grandchildren; 289 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren. His wife, Mary R. (Graber) Wagler, whom he married June 8, 1941, died Sept. 2, 2006. He is also preceded in death by his parents; one son, Noah Wagler; a son-in-law, David Wagler; two brothers, Noah E. and Anson Wagler; four half brothers, Enos, Lewis, David and Eli Wagler; two half sisters, Lydia and Susanna; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. The funeral was at 9 a.m. Monday at the family residence. Burial was in Wagler Cemetery. Arrangements are being made through Brocksmith-Blake and Wagler Funeral Home in Montgomery.

Text Only
  • Thursday's Funeral Notices HELEN GAITHER — The funeral for Helen C. Gaither was at noon Wednesday at Gill Funeral Home, with Rev. Ken Wells officiating. Burial was in Wheatland Cemetery.Pallbearers were Duane Gaither, Keith Gaither, Brandon Gaither, Daniel Gaither, Grant Ketch

    August 21, 2014

  • OBT - WT082114 - PattersonMug - NBS Joyce Patterson CANNELBURG — Joyce (Cobb) Patterson, 81, died at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday in Indianapolis.Born Dec. 11, 1932, in Shoals, she was the daughter of Lee and Hazel (McKibben) Cobb. She was a graduate of Shoals High School. She lived most of her life in Cannelbur

    August 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Funerals RALPH MELTON — A Mass of Christian Burial for Ralph Melton was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Chapel in Loogootee, with Rev. J. Kenneth Walker as celebrant. Burial was in St. John Catholic Cemetery.Pallbearers were John Mattingly,

    August 20, 2014

  • Joseph Jerger Joseph E. Jerger, 87, died at 6 p.m. Aug. 10 at Eastgate Manor Nursing. Born Dec. 12, 1926, in Washington, he was the son of Roman and Estella (Henninger) Jerger. He was retired as a steel foundry lab technician and was a U.S. Army veteran of World W

    August 19, 2014

  • Patricia Burks Patricia A. Burks, 80, of Washington, died at 7:05 a.m. Monday at Daviess Community Hospital. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home, Washington Chapel. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery. Visitation is after 9 a

    August 19, 2014

  • Funerals LARRY NASH — The funeral for Larry Nash was at 11 a.m. Monday at Mt. Zion Wesleyan Church, with Pastor John Simmons officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Pallbearers were Todd Bragg, Alex Nash, Jacob Nash, Trenton Clark, Jim Nicholson, Tim

    August 19, 2014

  • Mary Asdell ODON — Mary Lucille Asdell, 92, died at 4:05 p.m. Friday at her residence. Born Sept. 25, 1921, in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Eddie and Hulda (Rusher) Kranning. She was a homemaker and had worked at Sarkes Tarzian for four years and Dear

    August 18, 2014

  • shoultz Maurice Shoultz LOOGOOTEE — Maurice E. Shoultz, 86, passed away peacefully at 4:45 p.m. Sunday at his residence. Born Dec. 21, 1927, in Gleason, he was the son of Nathan and Esther (Fox) Shoultz. He married Mary Margaret Street on May 8, 1948, and she preceded him i

    August 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • gaither Helen Gaither Helen C. Gaither, 93, of Washington, died at 5:48 p.m. Saturday at Greenwood Meadows. Born July 31, 1921, in Wheatland, she was the daughter of Allison C. and Clara (Corcoran) Newman. A 1939 graduate of Wheatland High School, she was a homemaker. She

    August 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Funerals HELEN THOMPSON — The funeral for Helen Mae Thompson was Saturday at Gill Funeral Home, with Bro. Alfred Helms officiating. Burial was in Bethany Cemetery.Pallbearers were John Hart, Eric Graber, Troy Graber, Tracy Wencel, John Pat Hart, Josh Graber,

    August 15, 2014