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Paul Andre Lavignette

Paul Andre Lavignette, 69, of West Lafayette, Indiana, passed away Sunday, October 30, 2022. Paul was the first-born child of Andre Marcel and Sarah Jean (Garvey) Lavignette. Paul was born on November 13, 1952 in Plattsburgh, New York. Paul and…...

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Gordon (Gordie) E. Hamilton

Gordon (Gordie) E. Hamilton, 91, of Lafayette, Indiana passed away peacefully on Saturday afternoon, October 29, 2022, with his loving family at his side. Gordie was born in Lafayette on March 27, 1931 to Moses Milton Hamilton and Zula Arabella…...

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Dean DeWayne Knudsen

Dean DeWayne Knudsen, 90, a longtime resident of West Lafayette, passed away peacefully on October 19, 2022. He is survived by his daughter, Karen Knudsen and granddaughter Nina Bell of Elmhurst, IL, and son, Stephen Knudsen, wife Anne, and grandchildren…...

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James (Jim) Ward Brown

James (Jim) Brown, 71, of West Lafayette, Indiana passed away peacefully, in his home, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 25, 2022. Jim was a loving partner, father, grandfather and friend. He was born November 4, 1950 in Los…...

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Donald G. Smith

Donald G. Smith, 86 of Marion passed away unexpectedly at 7:14 am Saturday October 15, 2022, at his residence in Marion.  He was born May 3, 1936, in Wabash to the late Rev. Jacob and Rhea Lytle Smith.  He was…...

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Elizabeth Jane Truax

Elizabeth Jane Truax, 65, of Lafayette, passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. She was born March 12, 1957 in Detroit, MI, to the late Troy Miller, Sr. and Jewel (Logan) Miller. After completing her education, she…...

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Sarah (Sally) Elizabeth Gustafson

Sarah (Sally) Elizabeth Gustafson passed away on Thursday, October 6th at 5:30 PM. Sally was the daughter of James B. Garner and Sarah Elizabeth (Harrold) Garner. She was born on December 30th, 1934, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Sally attended public schools…...

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Barbara Jane Mussche

Barbara Jane Mussche, 90, of Lafayette, passed away at her home on Friday, October 7, 2022. She was born April 8, 1932 in Lafayette, IN, to the late Robert Lee Hoskins and Margaret Lucille (Bennett) Hoskins. After completing her education,…...

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