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<![CDATA[Gene R. Burris RICHMOND, Ind. - Gene R. Burris, age 80, of Richmond, died Saturday, August 16, 2014, at Reid Hospital. Born June 7, 1934, in Richmond, to Claude and Elizabeth McCartney Burris, Gene was a lifelong resident of Richmond. He was a 1952 graduate of Richmond High School and attended college for two years. Gene retired from the U.S. Air Force, after serving for 22 years, with the rank of Senior Master Sergeant. He received the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Award with one oak leaf cluster, and Accommodation Medal with one oak leaf cluster. Gene had been stationed in North Africa, England, Vietnam, Okinawa, Guam, and Korea. After the service, he worked at Belden and retired after 18 years of service. Survivors include his children, Richard (Gayle) Burris of Anderson, Indiana, Daniel (Amy) Burris of Richmond, Debra Burris of Greenfield, Indiana, and Claudia (Donnie) Middleton of Richmond; grandchildren, Richard, Meghan, and Elizabeth; cousins; nieces; nephews; and many friends. Gene is now reunited with his wife of 61 years, Wanda Burris, who died February 8, 2014; parents; and one sister, Ruth Hollis. Visitation for Gene R. Burris will be from 4 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Baker officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery with military honors provided by the Wayne County Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, 230 West Monroe, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60606. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
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North Richmond zoning request goes to council Richmond council will review a zoning change request for an assisted living/rehab facility.
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Jack Elstro portrait to be presented at council Mike Elstro will present a portrait of his father, Jack Elstro, to the city of Richmond.
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<![CDATA[Laurel Anne Sherer RICHMOND, Ind. - Laurel Anne Sherer, age 88, of Richmond, died Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Friends Fellowship Community. Born August 18, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois, to Gerhard Frederick and Lillian Muetze Koch, she had lived in this community since 1955. Laurel was the valedictorian of the 1943 class of Morgan Park High School in Chicago, Illinois. She graduated with honors from Wesley Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, where she earned her license to be a Registered Nurse. Laurel worked at Illinois Research and Education Hospital and for Dr. Ley at Urological Care, Inc. She had been an active member of First Friends Meeting where she taught Sunday School. Laurel served Yolkfellow Luncheons and served in the Stephens Ministry Program. She was a Study Buddy at Crestdale Elementary School and a Brownie leader. Laurel also served the community in the Y's Men's-Women's Club and in the Richmond Medical Auxiliary. Survivors include her husband, Dr. Kenneth E. Sherer to whom she was married on October 1, 1949, in Chicago, Illinois; children, Ann (John) Holzer of Richmond, Stephen (Paula) Sherer of Meridian, Idaho, Margaret (Richard Greene) Sherer of Portland, Oregon, Linda (Jim) Coppock of Cincinnati, Ohio, James (Lynda) Sherer of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Carolyn (Richard) VandenDolder of Minneapolis, Minnesota; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother, Ernest Lawrence (Ann) Koch of Evergreen Park, Illinois; sister-in-law, Evelyn Sherer of Richmond; nieces; nephews; and many friends. A Memorial Service for Laurel Anne Sherer will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 17, 2014, at First Friends Meeting, 2010 Chester Blvd., Richmond, Indiana, with Pastor Alan Kolp officiating. Entombment will be in Earlham Memorial Mausoleum. Arrangements are being handled by Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Memorial contributions may be made to: First Friends Meeting, 2010 Chester Blvd., Richmond, IN 47374 or Friends Fellowship Fund, 2030 Chester Boulevard, Richmond, IN 47374 or Hope House, P.O. Box 1828, Richmond, IN 47375. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
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