The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update


April 24, 2013

Carl Vernon Devers

Sept. 13, 1943 - April 23, 2013

YORKTOWN, Ind. — Carl Vernon Devers, 69, of Yorktown, died April 23, 2013, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family, following an extended illness.

He was born Sept. 13, 1943, in Muncie, and was the son of the late Joseph R. Devers and Bernice L. (Paeth) Porter.

Carl retired from Delco Remy after 33 years of hardworking service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and was an avid Indiana Hoosiers fan. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Carl is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Eugenia “Nell” (Deadman) Devers, of Yorktown; two children, son Jeffrey A. Devers of Muncie, and Michele D. Brown of Fishers; three grandchildren, Jeffrey C. “JC” Devers of Daleville, Katie E. and Michael H. Brown, both of Fishers; two sisters, Doris Jean Chambers (Richard) of Anderson, and Cindy Ninokawa (Cary) of Fullerton, Calif.; stepmother, Sue Devers of Calif.; three sisters-in-law, Betty Shafer of Michigan, Dana Shaw of Gaston, and Barbara McDaniel of Florida.

Funeral services for Carl will be 1 p.m. Friday at Garden View Funeral Home. Entombment will follow in Gardens of Memory Mausoleum. Family and friends may call from 11 a.m. up to the time of the service at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, with envelopes provided at the funeral home.

Post online condolences at or


Text Only
  • Obituaries: April 17

    Obituaries for Marrlynn Oreta Ambler, Estelle "Betty" Frye, Judith K. Fulton, James L. Hahn Jr., David Hunter Maxwell, Leana Rainey, Rebecca K. Roush and Mary E. Wasson are published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 17, 2014

  • Funerals: April 17 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 17, 2014

  • OBT - HB0417 - Ambler, Marrlynn Marrlynn Oreta Ambler Marrlynn Oreta Ambler, 88, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, in Webster, Texas.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Estelle Frye Former Elwood resident Estelle "Betty" (Bowman) Frye, 94, of Lake Placid, Fla., died April 8, 2014, at her residence.

    April 17, 2014

  • OBT - HB0417 - Fulton,Judith Judith K. Fulton Judith K. Fulton, 70, of Anderson, passed away on April 15, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0417 - Hahn,James James L. Hahn Jr. James L. “Jim” Hahn, Jr., 74, passed away Tuesday morning, April 15, 2014, at St. Vincent Regional Hospital following a brief illness.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Hunter Maxwell David Hunter Maxwell, 80, resident of Golden Living Center, Muncie, died April 14, 2014, at the center.

    April 17, 2014

  • Leana Rainey Leana (Parker) Rainey, 97, Anderson, died April 13, 2014, after a brief illness.

    April 17, 2014

  • Rebecca K. Roush Rebecca K. Roush, 64, passed away April 15, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital of Indianapolis, following a sudden illness.

    April 17, 2014

  • OBT HB0417 - Wasson, Mary Mary E. Wasson Mary E. Wasson, 93, of Anderson, passed away April 15, 2014, at Edgewater Woods after a brief illness.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide