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Bennie Nicholas Goelzer

  • Birth 25 Jun 1922 Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 14 Dec 2007 Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Central Barren, Harrison County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 24132574

Originally published in The Courier-Journal on 12/16/2007
Bennie N. Goelzer, 85, passed away Friday, December 14, 2007 at the Veteran Administration Medical Center, Louisville, KY. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a self-employeed mechanic and welder. A daughter, Bennye Faye Purvis, preceded him in death. Surviving are his wife, the former Juanita Beld; three daughters, Minnie "Tootsie" Payne (Rollin) of Salem, IN, Betty Hall, New Salisbury, IN and Rose Cannon, of Corydon, IN; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Hwy 64 NW, Ramsey, IN, with burial in the Central Barren Cemetery (with Military Rites). Visitation: 2-8 p.m. Monday (12/17/2007)and 9-11 a.m. Tuesday (12/18/2007)at the funeral home. Memorials to: the Cancer Society or Hospice in care of Veterans Hospital, Louisville.

Reverend Greg Underwood Officiated

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  • Created by: Diane Hall
  • Added: 23 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24132574
  • Mark Hall
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bennie Nicholas Goelzer (25 Jun 1922–14 Dec 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24132574, citing Central Barren Cemetery, Central Barren, Harrison County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Diane Hall (contributor 46970355) .