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Lily R. Bolton Young

Apr 12, 1918 - Jul 24, 2001

Lily R. Bolton Young, 83, of 1141 Greenbriar Road, Utica, died Tuesday, July 24, 2001, at Owensboro Mercy Health System. She was born April 12, 1918 in Daviess County, Kentucky the daughter of the late Orion Cox and Oma Carrie Fields Bolton.Mrs. Young was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking. She was a member of Utica…

John F. Rogalski

Oct 8, 1945 - Jul 24, 2001

John F. Jack Rogalski, 55, of 2238 Clarke Drive, Owensboro, passed away Tuesday July 24, 2001 at Owensboro Mercy Health System. He was born October 8, 1945 in Hammond, IN the son of the late Frank Andrew and Violet Stephenson Rogalski.He was retired from Inland Steel. He was a member of the Jaycee in Shererville,…

Edward Francis Pickett

Feb 13, 1953 - Jul 24, 2001

Edward Francis Pickett, Jr., 48, of 1644 Griffith Ave, Owensboro (formerly of Warner-Robbins, GA.) died, Tuesday, July 24, 2001 in Owensboro. Born in Munich, Germany, Mr. Pickett was retired from the United States Air Force serving 20 years and attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. He was of the catholic faith and enjoyed scuba diving,…

Mary Helen Gilles

Oct 4, 1918 - Jul 24, 2001

Mary Helen Gilles, 82, of 1321 Center Street, Owensboro, died Tuesday July 24, 2001 at Hermitage Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born October 4, 1918 in Owensboro, Kentucky the daughter of the late Leonard Lawrence and Generose Greenwell Wedding. Mrs. Gilles was a homemaker and trained employees at Ken-Rad in Seattle and Owensboro during…

Don Auburn Cansler

Aug 13, 1929 - Jul 23, 2001

Don A. Cansler, 71, of 808 Christopher Greenup Drive, Owensboro, died, Monday July 23, 2001 at his home. He was born in Graham, Kentucky on August 13, 1929 the son of the late Clarence and Ozie Dunning Cansler.He was retired from Green River Steel and was a veteran of the US Army. He was a…

Victor M. Evans

Sep 17, 1948 - Jul 22, 2001

Victor M. Evans, Sr., 52, of 2941 Greenhill Drive, Owensboro, died, Sunday July 22, 2001 at Owensboro Mercy Health System. He was born in Daviess County, Kentucky on September 17, 1948 the son of Jordan H. and Mary Barrett Evans.He retired from sales department at Frito-Lay after 20 years and was a member of Blessed…

Mary Ellen Fulkerson Higdon

Jan 10, 1912 - Jul 21, 2001

Mary Ellen Higdon, 89, of 10 West Ninth St, Owensboro, died Saturday, July 21, 2001 at the Owensboro Mercy Health System. The Tuck native retired after 42 years as a beautician and was a member of St Stephen Cathedral.Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Joseph C. Higdon; four sons, Charles A. ''Tony'' Higdon and…

Georgia Mirl Clark

Apr 23, 1922 - Jul 18, 2001

Georgia Mirl Clark, 79, of 2953 McAlister Place, Owensboro, died Wednesday, July 18, 2001, at Owensboro Mercy Health System. The Knottsville native was a homemaker, a member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church, and enjoyed walking at the mall and spending time with friends. She was preceded in death by a son, George Mitchell Clark, in…

Zella Mae Truman

May 8, 1908 - Jul 15, 2001

Zella Mae Truman, 93, of Richmond Health and Rehabilitation Complex-Madison, formerly of Owensboro, died Sunday, July 15, 2001 afternoon there. She was a native of Daviess County, born on May 8, 1908 to the late Henry and Lou Addie Williams. She was a graduate of Daviess County High School, Class of 1924 and of the…

Orilla Hazel Holmes

Aug 21, 1923 - Jul 14, 2001

Orilla Hazel Holmes, 77, of Calhoun, formerly of Owensboro, died Saturday, July 14, 2001, at Riverside Manor Nursing Home in Calhoun. The Daviess County native was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Emmitt Holmes in 1995; and a daughter, Donna Gale Holmes in 1996.Survivors include a son, Kenneth Holmes of…

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