Shelby  County  Indiana
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Hoover


The  Shelbyville  News
Friday, December 27, 2002
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Earl Norman Hoover, 78, of Osgood, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2002, Batesville.
Born Dec. 14, 1924, in Shelby County, s/o  Ersel and Ila (Walton) Hoover.  He married  Mary Margaret Abplanalp  on June 2, 1945, she survives.
Other survivors include one son, Michael William Hoover  of Greensburg; one daughter, Dianna Faye Tunny  of Batesville; one brother, Don Hoover  of Batesville; three sisters, Grace Barhorst  of North Carolina, Betty Grossman  of Holton and  Tish Cox  of Clinton, Ill; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one sister, Helen Young, and one brother, the Rev. Wayne Hoover.
Employed by Reynolds Gas Co. in Osgood from the early 1960s to the late 1960s and manager of Empire Gas in Marion from the late 1960s to the late 1980s.
U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Napoleon and past member of Moose Lodge and American Legion, both in Marion.
Nealís Funeral Home, 306 S. Walnut St. in Osgood, St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Napoleon.
Burial will be in St. Johnís Lutheran Cemetery in Napoleon.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday, June 22, 1931
Page 6, column 3
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DIES  SATURDAY  OF  TUBERCULOSIS
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Charley Hoover Passes Away Following Long Illness
Funeral To Be Tuesday; Seven Children Survive
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          Ill for some time with tuberculosis, Charley Hoover died at the home 625 East Jackson street, Saturday afternoon at 4:15 o'clock.
          Mr. Hoover had been a resident of the city for the past thirty years.  He was a blacksmith and woodworker and was a skilled mechanic in each of these trades.  He was born in Scott county, Kentucky, July 20, 1871, a son of  James and Mary Hoover, and at the time of his death, was aged 59 years and eleven months.
          Mr. Hoover was married to  Miss Celestia Thomas  on February 10, 1895.  To this union eight children were born, seven of whom survive.  They are  Virgil Hoover  and  Mrs. Conda Bell Pickett, of Indianapolis, and  George H. Hoover,  Charles E. Hoover,  Perry W. Hoover,  Mrs. Emma Smith  and  Mrs. Mary M. Smith, all of Shelbyville.  Six granddaughters; one great granddaughter; a brother, Jacob Hoover, of Kentucky, also survive him.
          Funeral will take place at the home Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock in charge of Rev. McCarty and interment will be in Forest Hill in charge of C. P. Fix and Son, funeral directors.
Submitted by Barb Huff  for Rita Huebler

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