November 28, 1933 - - August 14, 2017
Norris Jay Houston, 83, a life long Indianapolis resident, passed away August 14, 2017 at Rosegate Village. The son of Norris Houston and Opal Parker Stephenson, Jay was born November 28, 1933 in Indianapolis.
Jay was a member of Mt. Zion General Baptist Church and Teamsters Local #135. In 1995, after 35 years of service, he retired from The Indianapolis Star/News, having wo ...
November 22, 1940 - - August 03, 2017
Thomas Lowell Johnson, 76, passed away on August 3rd, 2017 at Community Hospital South following a 3-year battle against lung cancer and other illnesses.
Thomas leaves his wife of 53 years, Carol Lynn (Gerdt) Johnson; his sons, Thomas, Bryan, and David Johnson; daughter-in-law, Lori Johnson; his brother, Dr. David W. Johnson; 7 grandchildren, Mason, Bailey, Cody, Jesse, Grace, ...
February 20, 1922 - - July 28, 2017
Lemoine W. “Mac” Magee, 95, of Indianapolis passed away July 28, 2017. He was born February 20, 1922 in Sioux City, Iowa to Leonard and Linda Magee.
Mac proudly served his country as a Radio Man in WWII. He worked for International Harvester as a foreman and was a past member of the Scottish Rite.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Lorene Farris Magee; parents; ...
John Carson Jr
March 19, 1931 - - July 07, 2017
John M. Carson, Jr., 86, died in Indianapolis on July 7, 2017. The son of John M. and Dora E. Miller Carson, John was born March 19, 1931, in Indianapolis.
John served with the Marines as a Navy Corpsman. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Butler University and his Master’s Degree from Indiana University. He then taught high school sciences in both Perry and Lawrenc ...
October 15, 1933 - - June 24, 2017
Donald Wayne Law, 83, Beech Grove, passed away peacefully on June 24, 2017. He was born October 15, 1933 in Scottsville, KY to Henry and Mary “Mollie” Fuqua Law.
Don serviced in the United States Air Force, and retired from Ford Motor Co. in 1991. He was a member of Hazel Dell Christian Church.
Survivors include daughter, De-De (Randy) Anderson of New Palestine, IN; son ...
July 18, 1921 - - June 22, 2017
Kenneth E. Foster, age 95, of Franklin, passed away June 22, 2017 at Christina Place of Franklin. The son of Floyd and Ada Marie Thumann Foster, Kenneth was born July 18, 1921 in Indianapolis.
After serving in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, Kenneth worked for the United States Post Office, from February 6, 1958 to February 3, 1984, retiring as a distribution clerk. He ...
May 16, 1932 - - May 16, 2017
Falco J. “Desi” Desiderio, 85, of Indianapolis, passed away May 16, 2017. The son of Moses “Mike” and Giovann “Jenny” Cononico Desiderio, Falco was born May 16, 1932 in Warren, Ohio.
He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. For 23 years, he owned and operated Allied Steel Rule Dies. Previously, he worked for Inland Containers for 26 years. Desi enjoyed goin ...
March 03, 1921 - - May 03, 2017
Robert Nelson “Bob” Terry, age 96, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017. He was born March 3, 1921 in Indianapolis to John Milton and Eliza Moore (Turner) Terry. He was a graduate of Arsenal Tech High School with the Class of 1939. Bob was a World War II Army Air Corps Sergeant with the 720th Bomb Squadron, also known as "The Cottontails" and received many co ...
March 26, 1953 - - April 29, 2017
Gary Gullans, 64, of Beech Grove, passed away April 29, 2017. The son of Roger and Betty Lou Sharkey Gullans, Gary was born March 26, 1953 in Beech Grove, Indiana.
Gary was a veteran of the Untied States Navy. He received his Masters Degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Gary was a systems safety engineer with Science Applications International Corporation for 1 ...
January 23, 1922 - - April 27, 2017
Donald R. Smith, 95, passed away April 27, 2017 at his Greenwood residence. The son of Edward N. and Jessie Gray Smith, Donald was born January 23, 1922 in Versailles, Indiana.
A U.S. Army veteran, he served in Europe during World War II. He earned the Purple Heart, the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with 3 Bronze Stars, the American Theater Ribbon, the Goo ...