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Jerry Lee Barrett 76, Sunday, July 26, 1942 – Friday, October, 19, 2018

Jerry Lee Barrett, 76, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018, at his home. He was born on Sunday, July 26, 1942, in Princeton, IN to Earnest and Grace Saulomon Barrett. On February 26, 1971, in Lawrenceville, IL, he married Phyllis Morris.
Jerry was a lifelong area resident and was a press operator with Midstates Rubber for over 36 years.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Phyllis Barrett, of Princeton, numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Gary and sister, Valeria.
Doyle Funeral Home, located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton, IN, has the honor of having charge of the services.
There is no visitation planned and cremation will take place with a memorial service to be scheduled at a later date.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For information call 812-385-4334.

John Pascel Decker 78, Monday, December 18, 1939 – Tuesday, October 16, 2018


John Pascal Decker, 78, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, IN. He was born on Monday, December 18, 1939, in Decker, IN to Jesse Willard and Lucy Lenora Midkif. On June 1, 1958, in Princeton, IN, he married Rochelle June Stone of Princeton.
John was a lifelong area resident and was a diesel mechanic for AMAX Coal Company, Asher Mine and formerly worked for Koberstein Trucking.

John is survived by his wife, June Decker, of Princeton, his sons, Christopher Alan Decker of Princeton, IN, Timothy Kent (Mary Elena Carlino) Decker of Naples, Italy, Steven Bradley (Samantha) Decker of Richmond, VA, and his daughter, Julie Anne (Larry) Mounts, of Princeton, IN. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
John is preceded in death by his parents and his son, Dennis Ray Decker.
Doyle Funeral Home, located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton, IN, has the honor of having charge of the services.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, October 22, 2018 at Doyle Funeral Home with Pastor Kyle Powell officiating. Internment will take place at the Fairview Church Cemetery, also in Princeton.
Visitation will be Monday, October 22, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhome.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For information call 812-385-4334.

Daniel Michael Coomer 77, Thursday, September 18, 1941 – Wednesday, October 10, 2018


Daniel Michael Coomer 77, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at the Linda E, White Hospice House located in Evansville, IN. He was born Thursday, September 18, 1941 to Charles R. and Beulah Barrett Coomer, both of whom have preceded.
Dan entered the U.S. Air Force in June of 1960 serving ultimately serving in the 305th Combat Defense Squadron.
Dan was an electrician for 35 years working out of I.B.E.W. local #16. On November 19, 1966, in Princeton, IN Dan married Martha Jane Reel who preceded on February 7, 2011.
Dan was a member and past Commander of the American Legion Post #25 in Princeton. He was also member Free Masons Prince Lodge #231. Dan was an avid St Louis Cardinals fan and loved his crossword puzzles.
He is survived by daughter, Debbie (Jim) Sampson of Ft Branch, IN, brother Robert Charles (Marlene) Coomer of Evansville, IN and twin sister, Karen Blemker of Princeton, IN and grandchildren, Hunter and Beth.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, and sisters, Beverly Wise and Becky LeCleve.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St, Princeton, IN, with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Interment will take place in Walnut Hill Cemetery located in Ft. Branch. with military Honors being performed by the Retired Veterans Group.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Family has entrusted Doyle Funeral Home with arrangements. For more information call 812-385-4334.
Condolences may be left online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page.

Joseph Gustav Herrmann , 78, September 8, 1940 – September 24, 2018

Joseph Gustav Herrmann, 78, of Newburgh, IN, passed away on September 24, 2018 at The Village at Hamilton Pointe in Newburgh, IN. Joe (an only child) was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 8, 1940 to Carl and Sabina Herrmann. After completing high school, Joe worked as a mechanical draftsman by trade. He married Patricia Anne Jawosz (d. 10/8/92) on June 12, 1966. Joe and Pat had three children: Carl (Charlene) Herrmann of Hoyleton, IL, Curt Herrmann of Tulsa, OK (d. 7/5/17), and Beth (Steve) Elpers of Haubstadt, IN. Joe was the proud grandfather of 13 grandchildren. His legacy to his family includes his unwavering devotion to the Traditional Catholic Faith and Mass, his generous caretaking of many elderly family members, his perpetual devotion to his wife Patricia who passed away from breast cancer, his love for the outdoors including baseball, hunting, fishing, and the shooting sports, and spending time with his family and friends. A solemn Requiem Latin Mass will be offered at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Evansville, IN where he was a member. Fr. Gavin Bitzer of Louisville, KY will officiate. Burial will be in Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, IL. In lieu of flowers or other memorials, the family is graciously accepting Mass Intentions for the repose of the departed soul of Joseph. Doyle Funeral Hone of Princeton has charge arrangements. For information call 812-385-4334.

James Everett Thacker II, 62 Tuesday, January 3, 1956 – Thursday, August 30, 2018


James Everett Thacker II, 62, of Evansville, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville. He was born on Tuesday, January 3, 1956, in Huntington, WV to James Everett Thacker I and Othea “Cinda” Jean McDaniel Thacker, both of whom have preceded.
James was in auto sales for many years working at Kenny Kent Toyota, Wright Motors and retiring from Town & Country Ford. James attended the Oakland City Church of the Nazarene and was a former member of the Harley Owners Group. He is survived by the love of his life; Jennifer Thacker of Oakland City He is also survived by his son C.J. Thacker of Francisco. Other survivors include daughters Nichole Waterman of Indianapolis, Phoenix (J.D.) Booker of Princeton and Hamilton Thacker of Oakland City: brothers Fred Thacker of Evansville, Greg Thacker of Owensville and Shane (Sara) Thacker of Lebanon, IL and sisters Sheila (Terry) Zink of Patoka, Sherry (Scotty) Mays of Princeton, Sandy Brines of Evansville, Charlsie (Brian) Young of Richmond, KY and Jamie Lou Thacker of Hunting, WV. He is also survived by grandchildren Bailey Booker, Journey Booker, Paisley Booker and Kenzie Waterman.

James in preceded in death by his parents and brother, Chuck Thacker.

There will be a Celebration of Life services at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN 47670, with Pastor Jonathan Scott officiating.

There will be a time of visitation with the family from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Cari Michelle Wilkerson 53, September 1, 1964 – August 12, 2018


Cari Michelle Wilkerson 53, of Princeton, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at The I.U. Health University Hospital located in Indianapolis, IN. She was born on Tuesday, September 1, 1964, in Princeton, IN to Jim and Marsha (Byrum) Decker.
Cari was both a homemaker and mother. Cari was a life long area resident and a 1982 graduate of Princeton Community High School. She enjoyed crafts and her family, especially her grandchildren.
Cari is survived by her mother, Marsha Blanton and 2 sons, Torrey Goldman of Francisco and Zakry (Londa) Goldman of Princeton; brother Jimmy (Kelly) Decker of Burleson, TX and 4 grandchildren; Delainey, Lexi, Kendle and Kinzley Goldman.
She is preceded by her father Jim Decker.
There will be a Celebration of life on Sunday, September 2, 2018 from 12:00 noon until 5:00 pm at the Lafayette Park Lodge located in Princeton, IN. Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Bill Boyd “Smiley” Holland – 78, Sunday, January 14, 1940 – Monday, July 16, 2018

Bill Boyd “Smiley” Holland 78, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018 at his residence. He was born on Sunday, January 14, 1940, in Patoka, IN to Emery Ellis Holland and Lula Florence Cant-Well Holland, both of whom have preceded.
Mr. Holland was a lifelong area resident worked as a press operator for 33 years at Midstates located in Princeton, IN. and was a member of the Local Machinist Union. He attended Oasis Assembly of God Church in Princeton. Mr. Holland is survived by brother Ellis Harold Holland of Prescott Valley, AZ and sisters Janet Sue (Raymond) Drew of Princeton, IN, Nancy Dosset and Karen Lee Slaughter both of Nashville, TN. Phyllis Drew and Cathy Smith, both of Princeton, IN. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother James Robert Holland and sisters Jenny May White, Joan Miskell, Martha Holland and Greta Mitchell.
Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday July 28, 2018 at Oasis Assembly of God Church located at 1104 S. Stout St. Princeton, IN 47670, with Pastor Mike Marsh officiating.
Doyle Funeral Home at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Geraldine Regenhold – 88 Monday, February 17, 1930 – Tuesday, July 17, 2018

W. Geraldine (Jerri) Regenhold, age 88, of Princeton, IN passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at River Oaks Health Campus. She was born Wilma Geraldine Parker on Feb 17, 1930 to Jerauld and Edith (Hitch) Parker in Gibson County, Indiana.
She married her first husband, Richard Hill, Jr., on Sep 12, 1953 and joined him in Germany while he was in the U.S. Air Force.
She married Roland “Reggie” Regenhold on Apr 16, 1983. They enjoyed traveling, collecting antiques and spending time at car shows, especially the Frog Follies.
She was retired from Potter & Brumfield/Siemens after the better part of 40 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands Richard Hill and Reggie Regenhold, brother Jerry Parker, son Chris Hill, grandson Hank Dylan Tuley, and great-grandsons Parker Dylan McCaulay and Leven Hartley.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Bill) Cox, Susan Hill, Lisa (Mike) Hartley, sister Diane Ross, brother Stephen Parker, 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild. She is also survived by her faithful canine companion, Onyx.
It was her desire that cremation take place with no public service.
For more information contact Doyle Funeral Home at 812-385-4334 or condolences may be expressed online at www.Doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or Doyle Funeral Home Facebook page.

Nolan Joseph Loehr – 94 Thursday, December 20, 1923 – Thursday, July 12, 2018

Nolan Joseph Loehr 94, of Fort Branch, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at his residence. He was born on Thursday, December, 20, 1923, in Mackey, IN to Raymond C.F. Loehr and Lennis Blanche Ringham Loehr, both of whom have preceded.
Mr. Loehr married the love of his life, Miss Emma Mae Heldt, on February 18, 1947 in Vanderburgh County, IN. She preceded him on December 1, 2016. Nolan was a lifelong area farmer and the first in Gibson County to practice no-till farming. He was an avid reader and a dedicated listener of WRAY radio. His confirmation was at St. Matthews United Church of Christ in Lynnville where he attended as a youth. Mr. Loehr is survived by sons Harvey (Velma) Loehr of Franklin, IN and James (Julie) Loehr of Ft. Branch, IN. He is also survived by daughters Shannon (Kenny) Howe of Columbus, IN and Sherri Doan of Princeton. Other survivors include 11 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Emma and brother Marlin Loehr.
Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN 47670, with Pastor Tammy Scheller officiating.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 12:00 noon until time of service at 3:00 p.m. Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Stephen Holland 67, Tuesday, June 12, 1951 – Sunday, July 1, 2018

Stephen Holland 67, of Princeton, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at The Waters of Princeton. He was born on Tuesday, June 12, 1951, in Princeton, IN to James Robert and Lora Faye (Conklin) Holland, both of whom have preceded.
Stephen was a general laborer at Hohne Plastics of Evansville and attended the South Gibson Apostolic Church located in Owensville, IN.
He is survived by 2 brothers, Mike (Ina Kay) Holland of Princeton, IN and Joe (Tammy) Holland of Evansville, IN, sister Sandra (Bo) McDonald of Princeton and 2 grandchildren, Cory (Phebe) Kerns and Demea. He is preceded by his parents, daughter Michelle and sister Sharon Wolfe. There will be a memorial service at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the South Gibson Apostolic Chapel located at 6170 C.R. 1075 W. Owensville, IN 47665 with Pastor James Freels officiating. There will be at time of visitation with the family at the church from 12:00 noon until time of service at 1:00p.m. There will be a private internment of ashes held at a later date. Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton has the honor of having charge of the services.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.