Verneda Wendelman

first_imgVerneda Wendelman, 85, of Dillsboro passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at Ripley Crossing in Milan.  Verneda was born Wednesday, July 18, 1934 in Pierceville, Indiana, the daughter of the late Clarence and Edna (Lafary) Cook.  She married Dale Wendelman and he preceded her in death on December 24, 2011.  Verneda was a member of the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Dillsboro.  She worked for the South Dearborn School Corporation as an office assistant and a bus driver, she was also a member of the Dillsboro Civic Club.  She enjoyed being with her family, crocheting, loved the outdoors, her flowers, mowing, and running the sound system for the county fairs and festivals.  Dale and Verneda had a spectacular Christmas light display with over 33,000+ lights at their home for the community to enjoy for many years.Verneda is survived by her daughter Kimberly (John) Ascherman of Aurora; grandchildren Kyle and Hannah Ascherman; sisters Mary Bultman of Napoleon and Marie (Harold) Shelp of Milan.  She was preceded in death by her parents Clarence and Edna.A public graveside service will be held at 11 AM Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Oakdale Cemetery, Dillsboro, with Pastor Deb Beason officiating.  Memorials may be given in honor of Verneda to the Dillsboro Civic Club.  Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, Box 146, Dillsboro, IN 47018, (812) 432-5480.  Please reach out to the family through our website at www.filterdevriesmoore.com to leave an online condolence message or a memory of Verneda.last_img read more

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McGraths shine as Tipp reach League final

first_imgPhoto © Tipperary GAA Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald could find himself in trouble after getting involved in an altercation with some of the Tipp players when he encroached on the pitch.Galway booked their place in the decider with a 10 point win over Limerick.Conor Cooney scored 1-4 for the Tribesmen as they ran out 1-21 to 1-11 winners at the Gaelic Grounds.Joe Canning also notched eight points for Galway, who advance to their first final since 2010.That final will be played at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick next Sunday at 3.30. Goals made the difference between Tipp and Wexford in the National Hurling League semi-final.Michael Ryan’s men ran out winners on a scoreline of 5-18 to 1-19 at Nowlan Park to set up a league decider against Galway next Sunday.There were 2 goals apiece from brothers Noel and John McGrath with Brendan Maher also hitting the back of the net for Tipp.last_img read more

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