2017 May

Harold E. Kron

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Harold E. Kron, 90, passed away on Tuesday May 23rd, 2017 at The Villages at Historic Silvercrest in New Albany, Indiana. He was born in New Albany to the late Roy and Mary (Leffler) Kron. He was a current member of Trinity United Methodist Church in New Albany and was a former longtime member of Centenary United Methodist Church. He was involved in several church and volunteer organizations including the Salvation Army. Mr. Kron was retired from the sales department at the Nabisco Corporation in Louisville, Kentucky. Survivors include his daughters; Janice Jones (Jeff), Laura Durbin (Gary) and Marcia Payton […]

Thomas L. Burres

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May 19, 2017
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Thomas L. Burres, Sr. 79, passed away Friday at The Villages of Historic Silvercrest. . He was a native of New Albany, IN. He served as a Floyd County Deputy Sheriff, 20 years as a New Albany Police Officer, and 10 years with Community Corrections. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran. He was a member of the Lee Deich Lodge #99 F.O.P. and the Depauw Lodge #338 F. & A.M. He and his wife, Janet, enjoyed 20 years of winters in Venice, Florida among their many friends. .He is survived […]

Mildred M. “Millie” Baker

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Mildred M. “Millie” Baker, the former Millie Durbin, passed away Wednesday May 17, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany, Indiana.  She was born in Borden, Indiana and was a lifelong resident of New Albany. She retired from the Floyd County Plan Commission after 19 years of service and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter Day Saints on Slate Run Road in New Albany.

Survivors include her grandsons Larry, Chris and Wesley Bennett.

Visitation will be from 11 AM – 12 Noon Friday May 26, 2017 at the Oak Street […]

Mildred G. Hedden

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Hedden, Mildred G., 99 passed away Friday, April 7, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Mildred was born on May 18, 1917, in New Albany, Indiana to John A. and Nellie Gadient and was the middle child of three children. After graduating from New Albany High School in 1935, Mildred attended DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana and graduated with honors in 1939. Mildred also earned a master’s degree in education from Indiana University Southeast in 1973.

In 1941, “Midge” was hired as an English teacher by the New Albany school system, and in 1943, Mildred married a fellow teacher, Robert […]