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Thelma Morgan Hagerman

Oct 22, 1947 - Jan 4, 2024

  Thelma Louise Morgan Hagerman, 76, a beloved resident of Owensboro, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2024, at the Heartford House while under the exceptional care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. Born on October 22, 1947, in Owensboro to James and Christina Wink Morgan, Thelma led a remarkable and fulfilling life that touched the…

Patricia Juanita Proffitt

Jul 23, 1943 - Jan 4, 2024

Patricia Juanita Proffitt, 80, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, January 4, 2024, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. The Ohio County native was born July 23, 1943, to the late General Jackson “Pete” Goff and Carrie Mae Embry Goff. Patricia graduated from Ohio County High School, class of 1961. She received her master’s degree in Elementary…

Joseph Mark Fischer

Oct 12, 1934 - Jan 1, 2024

Joseph Mark Fischer, 89, of Owensboro, left this world to meet his Savior on January 1, 2024, while in the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.  Born October 12, 1934, to the late Joseph William and Agnes Lucille Clark Fischer, Mark was a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School in 1952 and earned his bachelor's…

Dr. Henry R. "Hank" Pardon

Aug 30, 1938 - Dec 30, 2023

  Dr. Henry R. “Hank” Pardon, 85, of Owensboro, passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2023, at Wellington Parc while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.  He was born August 30, 1938 in Daviess County to the late Dr. Frank Pardon, Sr. and Mary Rose Karn Pardon.  Dr. Pardon was the third Pardon…

Mary Emily Hawkins

Feb 11, 1934 - Dec 29, 2023

  Mary Emily Hawkins, 89, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, December 29, 2023, at her residence, while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born February 11, 1934, in Owensboro, to the late Arthur and Ethel Mae Howard. If you lived on the west end of Owensboro, you more than likely knew…

Mikel Ray McDaniel

Apr 18, 1963 - Dec 28, 2023

  Mikel Ray McDaniel, 60, of Lewisport, passed away on Thursday December 28, 2023 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.  He was born April 18, 1963 in Daviess County to the late Wilbert O. and Maxine Ray McDaniel.  Mikel had worked on a riverboat, enjoyed fishing, playing the guitar, and was a…

Freddie Dohoney

Dec 31, 1950 - Dec 26, 2023

  Freddie Dohoney, 72, of Owensboro, passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2023, at his home. He was born December 31, 1950, to the late G.T. Dohoney and Marjorie Lehr. Freddie served four years in the U.S. Air Force and spent his life working as a mechanic. He loved anything to do with cars. In addition…

Saundra Jean Melhiser-Kirchhevel

Dec 7, 1941 - Dec 25, 2023

Saundra Jean Melhiser-Kirchhevel, 82, of Owensboro, passed away December 25, 2023, at home, surrounded by her family.  She was born December 7, 1941, in Connersville, IN to the late Bill and Mary Melhiser. Saundra graduated from Owensboro High School in 1960.  She had many friends but devoted her life to her four children.  Later, Saundra…

Thomas H. Lindsey Jr.

Apr 29, 1951 - Dec 25, 2023

  Thomas H. Lindsey Jr., 72, of Owensboro, passed away Monday, December 25, 2023, at the Heartford House while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born April 29, 1951, in Owensboro, to the late Thomas Lindsey Sr. and Beulah Corley Lindsey. Thomas served in the United States Army during the Vietnam…

Ann Tanner

Feb 26, 1936 - Dec 21, 2023

  Ann Cates Tanner, 87, of Henderson, passed away Thursday, December 21, 2023 at Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson. She was born in Henderson to the late Abner and Alva Bailey Cates. Ann graduated as valedictorian of both her class at Henderson High School and the Kentucky Wesleyan College Class of 1957. She…

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