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Toni Ann Burns, 51, of Princeton. Thursday, May 2, 1968 – Tuesday, December 3, 2019


Toni Ann Burns, 51, of Princeton, IN went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Linda White Hospice Center In Evansville, Ind. Toni was born on Thursday, May 2, 1968 in Los Angeles, CA. She has been a local resident since 2003 moving here from TN. Toni was a 1987 graduate of Smyrna High School and was the former bakery manager at the Wal-mart Super Center in Princeton, IN.
Toni is survived by her mother Beverly Burns of Princeton, IN as well as Nieces; Nikki Burns of Princeton, IN, Tonya Rodriguez of Paco, WA, Julie Moe of Oakridge, OR, Melissa Damaray of Cottage Grove, OR,. Other survivors include step brothers; Rick Nelson of Brysonville, NC, David Nelson of OH, Sisters; Debra Leonard Of Phoenix, AZ and Kathy Nelson of Murphysboro, TN, Teresa (Jack) Sneed of Knoxville, TN. Aunts; Louis ( Jim) Walker of Princeton, IN, Lucille Solomon of Eugene, OR. Uncles: Jim Lofton (Marie York) of Carmi, IL, Jerry (Roseanne) Lofton of Haubstadt, IN, Larry Lofton Of Princeton, IN and best friends; Tammy (Scott) Tressler of Shelbyville, TN. and Robin Schmidt of Evansville, IN
Visitation will be held at Bethel Memorial Church located at 1520 S. Main St, Princeton, IN on Friday, December 6, 2019 from 11am until 1:00 p.m. with funeral services to follow at 1 pm with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Internment will take place in Maumee Cemetery located in Johnson. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bethel Memorial Church at 1520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN 47670. Online condolences can be left at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home facebook page. For information call 812-385-4334.

Earl William Green age 88- Saturday, November 7, 1931 – Friday, November 29, 2019


Earl William “Bill” Green, 88, a longtime resident of Princeton, passed at his home on Friday, November 29, 2019.
He was a man that was a good neighbor to all. He was born on Saturday, November 7, 1931, In Chicago, IL, to Earl & Dolimah Green, who proceeded him in death. He was also proceeded in death by his sister Mollie O’Brien and his step-mother, Sarah Green.
Bill was a graduate of Princeton High School, where he played football and ran track. Bill graduated from the Oklahoma A & M College. After working in the family business, Green Cleaners, and Winkler’s Drive-In, Bill started his career as a lineman with the Princeton Telephone Company. He retired in 1993 from the then Contel Telephone Company. Bill kept active well after retirement and was never one to sit idly, as he enjoyed living life to the fullest.
Bill is survived by his wife, Mary Rosina “Rose” Green, whom he married on August 6, 1955. Other survivors include Jenny (Dave) Beumel of Cannelton, IN, Susie Green (Tim Masters) of Princeton, IN, and Bob (Cathy) Green of Wheeling, IN. Bill is also survived by four grandchildren: Lance Simms, Mary (Chris) Vaz, Sarah (Ryan) McGar, and Arnold Becker, as well as Bills two great-granddaughters, Ava and Mya Simms, along with Jessie Masters and three nieces and nephews that will miss him dearly.
Per Bill’s wishes, cremation will take place, and there will be a time of visitation with the family will be on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at Doyle Funeral Home, located at 520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN 47670 from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon. Doyle Funeral Home in Princeton, Indiana, has the honor of having charge of the arrangements. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen Tristate, at 4424 Vogel Road, Suite 205, Evansville, IN, 47715
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or Doyle Funeral Home’s Facebook page.
For more information, call 812-385-4334.

Rose Mary Robinson, 82, Princeton Sunday, December 20, 1936 – Friday, October25, 2019

Rose Mary (Hale) Robinson, 82, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at the IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. She was born on Sunday, December 20, 1936, in Pike County, IN to Arthur and Mary Irene (Richards) Hale. Rose Mary was an avid gardener and well known for beautiful flower gardens.

Rose Mary is survived by her children Van Robinson of Evansville, Darlene (Ron) Reach of Arizona, Tonya Meade of Newburgh and Chris Robinson of Evansville; six grandchildren, Jaime (Dusty) Hunt, Vanessa Robinson, Cody Robinson, Hannah Meade, Haley Meade, Heidi Meade; three great grandchildren, Colin Sokeland, Mattie Faye Robinson and Gavin Hunt; brothers Stanley (Dilys) Hale of Santa Claus, IN and Charles Hale of South Daytona, Florida.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Charles G. Robinson and infant son Nathan Todd.
Doyle Funeral Home has the privilege of serving the Robinson Family.
Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Providence Cemetery in Francisco with Pastor Brad Keenan officiating.
The family suggests memorials can be made to Celebrate Recovery at First General Baptist Church, 2101 E. Broadway St., Princeton. IN 47670.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Norma Ruth Lindy 76, Saturday, July 10,1943 – Thursday, September 26, 2019

Norma Ruth Lindy, age 76 of Mount Olympus passed away on Thursday September 26, 2019 at the Linda E White Hospice Center located in Evansville, IN. She was born Saturday, July 10, 1943 in Owensville IN to Pete and Ethel (Barnes) Nobles. She has been a local area resident for 56 years and attended Mt Olive United Methodist church of Mount Olympus, IN. She was a former member of the International Order of the Eastern Star. Ms. Lindy was employed at Hurst Manufacturing for several years as an assembler.
Survivors include daughter, Monica (John) Hurst of GA.; brothers, Bud (Dean) Nobles and Morse (Ruthie) Nobles of Mt Vernon, IN and sisters, Anna May Boyles of Mt. Vernon, IN, Wilma White of FL, Carol Elder Of FL., Mary (Kenneth) Spindler of Mt. Vernon, IN. and Wanda (Randy) Huck of Houston, TX. Other survivors include 5 grandchildren, 6 Great grandchildren along with numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Toney and Jamey Lindy; daughter, Vickie Herrin; brothers, Raymond and Francis Nobles and sister, Faye Wineburger. Funeral services will be at 12:00 noon on Tuesday October 1, 2019 with Pastor Wayne Rowland officiating at Doyle Funeral Home in Princeton. Internment will take place in Mt. Olive Cemetery in Mt. Olympus, IN.
Visitation will take place from10:00 am until time of service at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN. Doyle Funeral Home is privileged to serve the Lindy family with charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For further information contact Doyle Funeral Home at 812-385-4334.

Marie K. Campbell 89, of Princeton and Mount Carmel Saturday, August 9, 1930 – Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Marie K. Campbell, 89, of Princeton, IN, formerly of Mount Carmel, IL passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at the River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton, IN. She was born on Saturday, August 9, 1930 to Ernest and Elizabeth Condra Turpin. Both whom have preceded her in death.
Marie was a retired certified nursing assistant at the Wabash General Hospital in Mount Carmel.
Marie was a lifetime member and past president of the Mount Carmel Eagles and also the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by Michael Whittler, Michele Whittler Harms, Lawanda Jefferson, James L. Shoultz, Frank E. Shoultz, Steven Dill and Jennifer Dill;24 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.
She is preceded by her first husband, Robert Shoultz; second husband, Frank J. Campbell; son, James E. Shoultz; daughter, Geneva Dill; two infant sons; granddaughters, Geneva White and Wendy Dill; and special friend Joe Ackabert Doyle Funeral Home has the honor of serving the Campbell Family.
Graveside Services will be held at 2:00p.m.Central Time pm on Friday, September 20, 2019 at Anderson Chapel Cemetery located in Petersburg, IN.
Friends and family will be gathering at the cemetery at 1:30 p.m. central time.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Marilyn June Wheatley, 92 Friday, June 17, 1927 – Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Marilyn “June” Wheatley age 92, of Princeton, IN went to her heavenly home, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home. She was born on Friday, June 17, 1927 in Vincennes, IN to Herman and Beulah Hawkins Smith, both of whom have preceded.
June is a 1945 graduate of Vincennes Lincoln High School. On November 10, 1945, in Vincennes, IN she married Leo Sylvester Wheatley and in 1950, moved into the Princeton area. June became involved in the Jolly Pals and the Daughter’s of Isabella circle 157. She was an avid reader and enjoyed dancing, yard sales, Bible studies, and playing Euchre and was an active member of a Bunko Club for many years. She loved keeping up to date on the political affairs of the day. With all of her activities, her love for her family was evident in her life.
June is survived by her husband of over 73 years, Leo Wheatley of Princeton; son, Bruce (Sandra) Wheatley of Princeton, IN; and daughters, Diane (David) Partee of Mt. Carmel, IL, Connie (John) Horrell of Princeton, IN, Jan (Rick) Thompson of Princeton, IN, and Linda (Dennis) Collins of Louisville, KY.
Other survivors include brother, Herman Dale (Rita) Smith and sister, Shirley Ryan both of Vincennes, IN, 10 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, son, Thomas Andrew, brother, Billy Smith, and sisters, Barbara Pyle and Donna Young.
The family has requested that all services be private.
The family has given Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton, IN the honor of being in charge of June’s arrangements. Please lift the family up in your prayers as they endure this period of mourning.

Beth Ann Gibson 62 Thursday, July 5, 1956 – Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Beth Ann Gibson 62, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the Gibson General Hospital in Princeton, IN. She was born on Thursday, July 5, 1956 In Princeton, IN to George and June Armstrong Rike, both of whom have preceded. Beth was a 1974 graduate of The Princeton Community High School and a lifetime member of the VFW Auxiliary # 2714. Shewas and also a member of the Order of The Eastern Star of Princeton. Beth worked at Walter Arnett P.C. as an accounting clerk as well as Onsite Occupational Health and Safety of Princeton. Beth loved reading and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Beth was a lifelong area resident and a member of the New Life Church of the Nazarene.
She is survived by her two daughters; Amy (Tyrone) Greene and Amanda Gibson (Fiancé – Thaddeus Young) both of Princeton, IN. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Pat Rike.
Doyle Funeral Home has the honor of serving the Gibson Family.
Funeral Services will be held at 6.00 pm on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Doyle Funeral Home, located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton with Pastor Andrew Johnson officiating.
There will be a time of visitation with the family on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 4:00 pm until time of service at 6:00 pm at the funeral home.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Donald L. Fears 76, Princeton, IN Sunday September 6, 1942 – Thursday, March21, 2019


Donald L. Fears, 76, of Princeton, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at his residence. He was born in Pike County, IN on Sunday, September 6, 1942, to William Roy and Phoebe A. White Fears, both of whom have preceded. Donald is a lifelong area resident and was employed as a painter at Siemens Corporation. He was a member the American Legion Post #25 in Princeton.
On August 30, 1975, in Princeton, IN, He married Vicki Gehl, who survives of Princeton.
Other survivors include brother, Bobby Joe (Linda) Fears of Hazleton, sisters in law, Cheri (Steve) Barrix of Princeton and Angie Rapp of Evansville as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Ivan, Jesse, Eugene, William and Robert Arthur and sister, Charlotte Fears.
Funeral services will be 2:00pm on Monday, March 25, 2019 with Reverend Father Brian Emmick officiating. Interment will take place in St Joseph Cemetery in Princeton.
Visitation will be Monday, March 25, 2019 from11:00am until time of service at 2:00pm at Doyle Funeral Home, located at 520 S. Main St. Princeton, IN.
Doyle Funeral Home in Princeton, Indiana has the privilege of having charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or Doyle Funeral Home’s Facebook page.
For more information, call 812-385-4334.

Stella Mae DeMoss 75, of Princeton Friday, April 2, 1943 – Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Stella Mae DeMoss 75, of Princeton, IN, passed away on Tuesday February 26, 2019 with her family by her side at her home in Princeton. She was born on Friday, April 2, 1943 in Indianapolis, IN to Jewell B and Leona (White) Woods, both of whom have preceded. Stella was a 1961 graduate of Princeton High School and on June 15, 1962 in Princeton, IN she was married to Duane DeMoss, who survives of Princeton. She worked at DeMoss Rexall Pharmacy and was the former co-owner of the Baby Shop located on the Princeton square. She is a former member of the First United Methodist Church of Princeton. Stella was a member of the Lady Elks, Several Bridge Clubs and the local chapter of the Psi Otes as well as being a member of the Pink Ladies of Gibson General Hospital.
Stella is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Michael Woods.
Survivors include husband, Duane DeMoss of Princeton; son, Jeff (Kelly) DeMoss of Ft. Myers, FL; Daughters, Kathy (Bob) Berry of Owensville, IN and LeAnn (Jeff) Smith of Princeton, IN. Other survivors include grandchildren, Amity (Jordan) DeFelice, Danyelle Miller, Jared Smith, Jessyka Miller and Brooke Berry.
The family would like to offer a special thanks to her caregivers: Julie Lytle, Christy Hull, Jamie Dillon and Ruby Sloan.
Doyle Funeral Home has the honor of having charge of the arrangements.
Per Stella’s request cremation will take place with a private graveside service to take place at a later date.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For more information please call 812-385-4334.

Donald Ray 82, of Princeton, IN. June 4, 1936 – February 19, 2019

Donald Ray, 82, of Princeton, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at the Deaconess Midtown Hospital of Evansville. He was born on Thursday, June 4, 1936 In Evansville, IN to Edgar and Albert Hayhurst Ray, both of whom have preceded.
Donald was a U.S. Veteran serving in the United States Army and was very proud of his military service. On December 19, 1991, in Henderson, IN, he Carolyn Burkhart who survives.
Donald drove a truck for the Whirlpool Corporation for many years. He was a lifelong area resident and a member of the American Legion post #25, VFW post #2714 and the Eagles Home of Princeton.
At his request, cremation will take place and a graveside service with internment of ashes to take place at 1:00 p.m. C.S.T. on Saturday, March 2, 2019 with Pastor Gene Burkhart officiating in Bowman Cemetery located in Pike County, IN. The Retired Veterans Group will be providing military honors.
Doyle Funeral Home has the honor of having charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be made online at www.doylefuneralhome.net or the funeral home Facebook page. For information call 812-385-4334.