Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Obituaries

March 18, 2014

Dolories Norma (Firsich) Krieger, 87 Aug. 22, 1926 - March 14, 2014

Dolories Norma (Firsich) Krieger of Batesville, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 at the age of 87.

She was born in Batesville Aug. 22, 1926, the daughter of Raymond and Martha (Goyert) Firsich.

In 1944 she graduated from Batesville High School and played on their first girls high school softball team.

On May 18, 1946 she married Frederick Krieger at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crossroads in Batesville. She was a good farm wife and homemaker for her family, living on their farm in Batesville for more than 65 years.

Dolories was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crossroads where she taught Sunday School, sang in the church choir, was a member of Lutheran League, Ladies Aid and Church Women United.

She was also a charter member and strong lifetime supporter of the New Horizon Service Guild.

Dolories is survived by her loving children Kathleen (John) Westerfeld, sons Eugene (Mary Lou), Fred A. (Ann), Douglas (Esther) and Robert (Anita) Krieger; 17 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; brother, Thomas Firsich, aunt Pat Westerfeld and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, brother Alvin Firsich, sister Florine Dillon, infant daughter Rebecca and daughter-in-law Kathleen (Kessens) Krieger.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at Meyers Funeral Home, Batesville.

Funeral service begin at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crossroads. Pastor William Powlen will officiate.

Burial follows in St. Paul Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the Church Cemetery Fund or New Horizons Service Guild.

Online condolences at www.meyersfuneralhomes.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Aaron J. McCrary, 21 Oct. 15, 1992 - Aug. 18, 2014 Aaron J. McCrary, 21, Greensburg, passed away on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at the Cincinnati Children Hospital Medical Center. Born, Oct. 15, 1992, in Batesville, he was the son of Don and Janice (Kohlman) McCrary. Aaron graduated from Greensburg High S

    August 19, 2014

  • Nancy L. (Sefton) King, 76 Nancy L. (Sefton) King, 76, of Simpsonville, South Carolina, passed away Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in Spring Hill Cemetery in Decatur County. Rev. David Humphrey will officiate.Arrangemen

    August 19, 2014

  • Verdia Merritt, 82 Verdia Merritt, 82, of Greensburg, passed away Sunday evening, Aug. 17, 2014, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.Arrangements are pending at Burns Funeral Home in Milroy.

    August 19, 2014

  • Vickie Lynn Wheeler, 62 July 20, 1952 - Aug. 14, 2014 Vickie Lynn Wheeler, 62, of Scipio, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. She was born July 20, 1952.Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 17 at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home in North Vernon. Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Monday

    August 16, 2014

  • Edith L. Lovegrove, 94 Aug. 23, 1919 - Aug. 10, 2014 Edith L. Lovegrove, 94, of North Vernon, passed away Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014.Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport. Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home, with Past

    August 16, 2014

  • obt-gb081614-Green obit pic William Talbert Green, 87 Oct. 29, 1926 - Aug. 6, 2014 William Talbert Green, 87, passed away Aug. 6, 2014, at the Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Greensburg. Bill was born on Oct. 29, 1926, in Hamilton County, Ohio. He was the son of Col. Roy L. and Dorothy (Talbert) Green.Bill graduated high school and l

    August 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elsie F. (Robbins) Cuskaden, 90 March 23, 1924 - Aug. 13, 2014 Elsie F. (Robbins) Cuskaden, 90, of Greensburg, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014 at Decatur County Memorial Hospital.Elsie was born in Greensburg, on March 23, 1924, to Oscar and Opal Lee (Ray) Robbins.Elsie was married George H. Cuskaden on Dec.

    August 14, 2014

  • Sr. Helen Saler O.S.F., 85 Feb. 10, 1929 – Aug. 4, 2014 Sr. Helen Saler O.S.F., formerly Sr. Devota, 85, of the Srs. of St. Francis in Oldenburg, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at the convent. Born Feb. 10, 1929, in Enochsburg, she was the daughter of Charles and Pauline (Suding) Saler.She entered the convent

    August 13, 2014

  • obt-gb080614-McCullough obit pic 1 (must run) Carrie Etta McCullough, 87 Dec. 11, 1926 – Aug. 3. 2014 Carrie Etta McCullough, 87, of Indianapolis, passed away Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at the Community Heart & Vascular Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born Dec. 11, 1926, in Anderson, the daughter of J. Elmer and Ettie Irene (Seal) Black.She was raised i

    August 13, 2014 2 Photos

  • obt-gb081214-Sterchi obit pic Montina Sterchi, 92 Aug. 1, 1922 – Aug. 7, 2014 Montina Sterchi was born Aug. 1, 1922, in Bonnieville, (Hart County) Kentucky, to Ivy and Mary (Wilson) Hodges. She passed away in Tahlequah, Oklahoma on Aug. 7, 2014, at the age of 92.Monty grew up in Bonnieville and later moved to Louisville, Kentu

    August 12, 2014 1 Photo