Archive - 2010 - Obituary
Harry "Dave" Thornburg, 77, of Decatur, died at 12:05 p.m. Thursday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
He was born on April 22, 1933, in Kentucky to Herbert and Bethel Montjoy Thornburg.
He married Marie LaTurner Yoder on August 8, 1976, in Wolcottville, Indiana, and she survives.
He owned Dave's Tree Service from 1959-79 and was a truck driver for Florida Propane Service until retiring in 1996.
Iven W. Allen, 84, of Old Hickory, Tennessee, died at home on September 24.
He was born to Iven G. and Gertha E. Miller Allen.
Among survivors are his wife, Betty; one son, Leslie Allen of Old Hickory; one daughter, Pam Allen of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee; and one sister, Donna Gage of Decatur. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in Bond Memorial Chapel at Mt. Juliet, with burial in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visiting hours are 2-4 p.m. Sunday in Bond Memorial Chapel.
Jennie Daniels died Sunday morning, September 26, 2010, at Adams Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient for a number of weeks.
Jennie was born in Adams County on October 7, 1907, to Ulysses and Clara (Brunner) Gfeller.
Jennie was the youngest of four siblings from parents who had emigrated from the French part of Switzerland to Indiana.
Gale L. “Pup” Straub, 63, of Decatur, died at his residence on Monday, September 27, 2010.
Born on May 4, 1947, in Decatur, he was the son of the late Ralph and Julia (Werling) Straub.
Gale was a lifetime member of the former Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church. He was a 40-year member of the Preble Volunteer Fire Fighting Association, of which he held numerous offices and positions, including assistant fire chief and chief.