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Holy Cross Cemetery

Fort Branch

Union Township

Gibson County, Indiana 
Coordinates: Latitude, 38.2534; Longitude, -87.5747
Congressional Location: SW-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 18; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the north side of SR-168 (East Park Steet,) about 1900 feet west of the intersection with US Hwy-41, on the north edge of Fort Branch.

Last updated  10 Nov 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves from photographs, and other sources. There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing markers.  
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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

TenBarge

Alice Evelyn

8 Jul 1923

28 Jul 2012

nee VAUGHT.  Wife of Ivan TenBARGE.  Daughter of Roy & Gertie (IRVIN) VAUGHT. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1858

E

12

TenBarge

Ivan Leo

25 Jul 1916

16 May 2008

Husband of Alice Evelyn (VAUGHT) TenBARGE.  Son of George & Nettie (EBERHARDT) TenBARGE. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1858

E

12

Thompson

Cecilia G

1913

1975

Wife of Paul C THOMPSON.

2067

C-S

13

Thompson

Paul C

1914

1995

Husband of Cecilia G THOMPSON.

2067

C-S

13

Tibbie

George

1897

1985

Husband of Rosalda TIBBIE.

1849

E

10

Tibbie

Rosalda

1898

1962

Wife of George TIBBIE.

1848

E

10

Titzer

Agnes M

1932

--

nee TEIPE.  Wife of Robert E TITZER.

“Parents of:  David, Michael, Joan”

2229

2230

W

12

Titzer

Alan F

17 Sep 1938

24 May 1996

Husband of Renate A (BAILEY) TITZER.

2218

W

10

Titzer

Cecilia

1902

1979

Wife of Henry J TITZER.

2008

C-S

8

Titzer

Eileen “Sussie”

1943

--

nee LEWIS.  Wife of Henry John TITZER, Jr.

2222

W

11

Titzer

Elmo V

1927

1985

Husband of Patty Jo TITZER.

CD3, US Navy, Korea.

2224

2225

W

11

Titzer

Henry J

1896

1972

Husband of Cecilia TITZER.

2008

C-S

8

Titzer

Henry John, Jr.

1926

1999

Husband of Eileen”Sussie” (LEWIS) TITZER.

Cox, US Navy , WW II.

2222

2223

W

11

Titzer

Patty Jo

1935

--

Wife of Elmo V TITZER.

2224

W

11

Titzer

Renate A

7 Jul 1942

3 May 2003

nee BAILEY.  Wife of Renate A TITZER.  Daughter of Russel & Irmgard BAILEY.

2218

W

10

Titzer

Robert E

1930

1998

Husband of Agnes M (TEIPE) TITZER.

“Parents of:  David, Michael, Joan”

Cpl., US Army, Korea.

2229

2230

W

12

Tyring

Jody A

5 May 1954

30 Nov 1993

Husband of Deborah A TYRING.  Son of Jack A & June TYRING.

2219

2220

W

10

Tyring

Tiara Marie

26 Jan 1980

26 Jan 1980

Infant daughter of Jody A & Deborah TYRING.

2214

W

7

Utley

Elnora A

23 Oct 1918

30 Sep 1984

Wife of Glenn H UTLEY.  Married 12 Sep 1944.

1860

E

13

Utley

Glenn H

11 May 1918

7 Feb 1999

Husband of Elnora A UTLEY.  Married 12 Sep 1944.

Cpl. US Army.

1860

1861

E

13

VanNess

Vincent G

8 Jan 1931

20 Nov 1996

--

1788

E

1

Vessels

Chris L

24 Mar 1965

22 Feb 1999

Son of Joseph F & Lois (EMGE) VESSELS, Jr.

1909

M-E

1

Vessels

Joseph F, Jr.

7 Jul 1935

19 Dec 2014

Husband of Lois (EMGE) VESSELS. 

Son of Joseph F & Catherine (YOUNG) VESSELS. 

US Army

(Click here to view obituary.)

0072

M-E

1

Vessels

Lois

16 Jul 1936

--

nee EMGE.  Wife of Joseph F VESSELS, Jr.

0072

M-E

1

Waller

Bryce A

3 Aug 1904

26 Jun 1981

Husband of Margaret WALLER.

2042

C-S

11

Waller

Margaret

4 Dec 1904

17 May 1990

Wife of Byrce A WALLER.

2042

C-S

11

Wassmer

Marcus H

7 Jan 1938

18 Jan 2017

Husband of Kay (GEORGES) WASSMER. 


Son of Andrew & Bertha (PFEIFFER) WASSMER.

US Army

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.

 

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Weber

Alan E

25 Nov 1942

20 Jun 2014

Son of Philip & Leona (HEMLING) WEBER. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0083

 

E

3

Weber

Cecelia

28 Nov 1907

27 Apr 2002

Wife of Henry C WEBER.  Daughter of Lewis & Karoline (OBERT) DEISS.

1967

C-S

4

Weber

Charles Lee

14 Jun 1970

23 Aug 1970

--

2182

W

1

Weber

Henry C

16 Aug 1898

8 Aug 1954

Husband of Cecelia WEBER.

1967

C-S

4

Weber

Infant

12 Nov 1951

12 Nov 1951

Infant daughter of Phillip WEBER’s.

2181

W

1

Weber

John E

3 Jan 1919

15 Apr 2011

Husband of Mary H (BECK) WEBER.  Son of George & Lena (MARKET) WEBER.
(Click here to view obituary.)

0473

M-E

5

Weber

Leona M

21 Jan 1912

6 Jan 1992

nee HELMLING.  Wife of Philip A WEBER.

1813

E

5

Weber

Mary H

31 Aug 1922

4 Jul 1991

nee BECK.  Wife of John E WEBER.

0473

M-E

5

Weber

Mary Geneva

14 Oct 1911

16 Jun 1990

nee SCOTT.  Wife of Sylvester J WEBER.

2017

C-S

9

Weber

Philip A

7 Aug 1907

3 Feb 1984

Husband of Leona M (HELMLING) WEBER.

1813

E

5

Weber

Sylvester J

10 Jun 1897

13 Jan 1984

nee SCOTT.  Husband of Mary Geneva WEBER.

2017

C-S

9

Weiss

Cletus J

27 May 1921

20 Feb 1994

Husband of Olivaia J (SCHMITT) WEISS.

Pfc., US Army, WW II.  Purple Heart.

2457

1810

E

4

Weiss

Henry J

1886

1960

Husband of Margaret R (POHL) WEISS.

1981

C-S

5

Weiss

Kathleen M

17 Dec 1921

18 Jun 2015

nee KAISER.  Wife of Wilbert M "Willie" WEISS. 


Married 14 Sep 1944.

Daughter of William & Mary (BERFANGER) KAISER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0073

C-N

2

Weiss

Margaret R

6 Sep 1893

25 Apr 1982

nee POHL. Wife of Henry J WEISS.

1981

C-S

5

Weiss

Olivia J

8 May 1926

17 May 2011

nee SCHMITT.  Wife of Cletus J WEISS.  Daughter of Joseph & Anna (ANGEMEIER) SCHMITT. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

2457

E

4

Weiss

Wilbert M "Willie"

7 Jul 1919

7 Nov 2001

Husband of Kathleen M (KAISER) WEISS. 


Married 14 Sep 1944.

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

0073

C-N

2

Wells

Thomas E

1 Dec 1922

14 Dec 1999

Husband of Viola M (MENY) WELLS.  Married 2 Oct 1952.

“Parents of:  William J, Roberta A, Richard E, Sharon E, Rebecca S.”

1816

1817

E

6

Wells

Viola M

9 Jan 1928

3 Dec 2009

nee MENY.  Wife of Thomas E WELLS.  Married 2 Oct 1952.

“Parents of:  William J, Roberta A, Richard E, Sharon E, Rebecca S.”

1816

1817

E

6

Wetzel

Clarence Edward

28 Sep 1913

8 Dec 1999

Husband of Margaret (ENDICOTT) WETZEL.  Married 31 Aug 1949.

“Our daughter:  Linda Jane.”

2447

1890

E

18

Wetzel

Margaret Endicott

26 Dec 1915

17 Aug 2011

nee ENDICOTT.  Wife of Clarence Edward WETZEL.  Married 31 Aug 1949.  Daughter of Leslie David & Mary Elizabeth (SPENCER) ENDICOTT.

“Our daughter:  Linda Jane.” 

(Click here to view obituary)

2447

1890

E

18

Weyer

Cheryl L

19 Dec 1955

--

Wife of Larry J WEYER.  Married 25 Feb 1997.

2236

W

16

Weyer

Larry J

14 Jan 1938

9 Sep 2006

Husband Cheryl L WEYER.  Married 25 Feb 1997.  Son of Urban & Lou Alice (BARNETT) WEYER.

AN US Navy, Vietnam.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2236

2237

W

16

Wieding

Gus C

1895

1967

Husband of Helen P WIEDING.

1785

E

1

Wieding

Helen P

1909

1962

Wife of Gus C WIEDING.

1785

E

1

Wilderman

Edgar A

1905

1962

Husband of Elsie D WILDERMAN.

1964

C-S

4

Wilderman

Elsie D

1906

1999

Wife of Edgar A WILDERMAN.

1964

C-S

4

Wiley

Rosemary French

1918

1972

Daughter of Barton Lewis & Rose M (FRENCH) WILEY.

1975

C-S

5

Wilhite

Jeffery Burton

18 Sep 1950

26 Sep 1976

Son of Morris Burton WILHITE.

2034

C-S

10

Wilhite

Morris Burton

25 Dec 1924

27 May 1996

Husband of Rosemary (SCHOOLEY) WILHITE.  Married 6 Apr 1947.

“Parents of:  Theodore, Jeffrey, Christina, Gregory, Charlotte

Sgt., US Army Air Corps. WW II.

2113

2114

C-N

4

Wilhite

Rosemary

28 Nov 1927

5 May 2000

nee SCHOOLEY.  Wife of Morris Burton WILHITE.  Married 6 Apr 1947.

“Parents of:  Theodore, Jeffrey, Christina, Gregory, Charlotte

2113

2114

C-N

4

Wilkerson

Mary F

6 Jan 1908

23 Jan 1956

--

1798

E

3

Wilkey - Corn

D Marlene

14 Mar 1942

7 Aug 2017

nee MARTIN.  Wife of Donald M WILKEY, 1st; and Jeffrie Scott CORN, 2nd.  

Daughter of Victor & Lillian (FRICK) MARTIN.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2005

C-S

8

Wilkey

Donald M

18 May 1939

19 Feb 1969

Husband of D Marlene WILKEY.

Indiana, A3C, 4756 Supply Sq. AF.

2005

2006

C-S

8

Wilzbacher

John F

3 Jun 1924

8 Oct 2015

Husband of LaVonna M (EMGE) WILZBACHER, 1st,married 16 Oct 1947; and Ruth WILZBACHER, 2nd.

Son of Florian & Leoma (ADLER) WILTZBACHER.

“Father”

“Our children:  Donald, Dennis, Philip, Jerome, Karen, Martha, Jonette, Judith.” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

1879

1880

E

16

Wilzbacher

Lavonna M

15 Jun 1927

5 Jun 1995

nee EMGE.  First wife of John F WILZBACHER.  Married 16 Oct 1947.

“Mother”

“Our children:  Donald, Dennis, Philip, Jerome, Karen, Martha, Jonette, Judith.”

1879

1880

E

16

Wittman

Jane M

1885

1973

Wife of John H WITTMAN.

“Mother”

1968

C-S

4

Wittman

John H

1881

1960

Husband of Jane M WITTMAN.

“Father”

1968

C-S

4

Wittman

Katherine

21 Aug 1903

26 Aug 1986

nee ZILIAK.  Wife of Leo A WITTMAN.

2048

C-S

11

Wittman

Leo A

28 Apr 1909

5 Sep 1975

Husband of Katherine (ZILIAK) WITTMAN.

2048

C-S

11

Wolf

Harold N

8 Dec 1934

--

Husband of Helen A (KISSEL) WOLF.  Married 13 May 1961.

“Our children:  Brian P, Gregory W, Daniel E, Alan M, Karen E”

2134

2135

C-N

5

Wolf

Helen A

7 Oct 1931

--

nee KISSEL.  Wife of Harold N WOLF.  Married 13 May 1961.

“Our children:  Brian P, Gregory W, Daniel E, Alan M, Karen E”

2134

2135

C-N

5

Wolfe

Brian Scott

1 Mar 1967

13 Sep 1973

Son of Susan E (BELOAT) WOLFE SCHMITT.

“Son”

2045

C-S

11

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(Only base for monument, at the east end of row;  headstone appears to have been removed.)

2023

C-S

9


Section and Rows
For purposes of this listing the cemetery was divided into the following sections:  East (E), West (W), Center-South(C-S) and Center-North(C-N) and rows were numbered
beginning at the south end of each section.  The mausoleum is identified as Mausoleum-East(M-E) and Mausoleum-West(M-W) and rows of crypts numbered beginning at the top
of each side.
1783  View of the cemetery, Center-South section.
2072  View of the cemetery, Center-North section.
2177  View of the West section (infants and children burials in foreground.)
1907  View of the east side of the mausoleum.

Transcriptions taken from the headstones.

Photographs by Daniel L Elliott on 15 Apr 2010.