BENJAMIN E. ANTLE, retired pastor (NIC), died March 14, 2008. A memorial service was held March 20 at First UMC at Goshen, Ind. The Revs. Robert Dexter and Ed and Brenda Fritz officiated. Survivors include: Wife, Claire; son, Mark Antle; daughter, Debbie Peek; and three grandchildren. Condolences can be sent to Claire Antle, 6011 Bahia Del Mar Blvd., St. Petersburg, FL 33715.
MABEL COLLIER CUNNINGHAM, widow of the late Rev. Ralph Cunningham (NIC), died March 11, 2008. A memorial service was held March 14 in Evansville. The Rev. Mark Dicken officiated. She was preceded in death by her first husband, the late Grover Lee Collier; her second husband, the late Rev. Ralph W. Cunningham. Survivors include: her son, Robert J. Collier; two grandchildren, Robert W. Collier and Kimberly Hancock; four great-grandchildren; a step-daughter, JoAnn Cunningham; two step-grandchildren, Janet Anderson and Robert W. Cunningham; four step-great-grandchildren; and three step-great-great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions can be made to Gideon's International, The Evansville East Camp, P.O. Box 554, Evansville, IN 47704. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.courierpress.com.
JOYCE KAVICH, wife of John Kavich, retired pastor (SIC), died March 24, 2008. A memorial service was held March 26. Survivors include: Husband: John Kavich 2335 N Madison Ave, Anderson, IN 46011; son: David Kavich; daughter: Jean Bloom.
MORRIS McCLINTIC, retired pastor (SIC), died March 24, 2008. A memorial service was held Thursday, March 27 in Franklin. Survivors include: Wife, Helen York McClintic, 1070 W Jefferson, Franklin, IN 46131; one daughter, Marcia Staples; three sons; Donald McClintic, Gary McClintic and Michael McClintic; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
WILLIE MORGAN died March 22, 2008. A memorial service was held March 29 in South Bend. Survivors include: Wife, Ethel, and four children, as well as numerous grandchildren. Morgan was a Lay Member of Annual Conference (NIC) for many years, first from Delaney UMC in Gary, then later from First UMC in South Bend. Condolences may be sent to Ethel Morgan at 938 North Niles Ave., South Bend, IN 46617.
GRACE E. NUNERY, wife of retired Elder, C. Albert Nunery (NIC), died March 25, 2008. A memorial service was held March 29 in Indianapolis with Kent Millard officiating. Survivors include: Albert, her husband of 65 years; children, Ruth Allford, David A. Nunery, William R. Nunery, Dorothy Juergensen; 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. One infant great-granddaughter preceded her in death. Memorial gifts can be made to Indiana Deaf Camp Foundation, 100 W. 86th St., Indianapolis, IN 46260.
JAMES M. PATCH, former pastor (NIC), died Friday, March 21, 2008. A memorial service was held March 26 at the Downing-Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva, Ind. Survivors include: Wife, Cathy. Condolences can be sent to Mrs. Cathy Patch, 3417 Alpine Ct., Lexington, KY 40517.
TINA VAN HORN, mother of the Rev. Linda Van Horn (NIC), died March 25, 2008 in New Jersey. A memorial service was held March 30 in Lyndhurst, NJ. Condolences may be sent to the Van Horn Family, 201 Cedar St., Cedargrove, NJ 07009, or to Linda Van Horn, 3148 Mountain Maple Ct., South Bend, IN 46628.
EVERETT LIKENS WRIGHT JR., retired pastor (SIC) died March 22, 2008. A memorial service was held March 25 at St. Mark's UMC in Bloomington, Ind. Survivors include: Wife, Patti Wright, 2901 Fawkes Way, Bloomington, IN 47404; four daughters, Virginia Haywood-Bass, Cynthia Wright-Lepoidvin, Connie Vest and Judy Fetzinger; one son, Richard Wright; 14 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Mark's UMC, Bloomington, or the American Parkinson Disease Association.