Obituaries for the Week of October 10, 2018:
E. Eugene Hubbard
E. Eugene Hubbard, 90, of Madison died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at his home. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.
Sandra “Sandy” Smith McGinnis, 71, of Cedarville, Michigan, formerly of Madison, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey, Michigan.
She was born October 1946, in Lexington, Kentucky, the daughter of Marion M. and Elizabeth M. Smith. She graduated from Waggener High School in Louisville and received her bachelor’s degree in English from Hanover College. It was at Hanover that she met her husband, Steven McGinnis. They made their lives in Madison before retiring to the Les Cheneaux Islands in Cedarville, Michigan.
She is survived by two daughters, Kim Still of Pellston, Michigan, and Diane McGinnis of Madison; two brothers, Bruce Smith of Nashville, Tennessee, and Dan Smith of Louisville; her stepmother, Judith Ciani Smith of Inverness, California; and several nieces, nephews and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
There will be a private family celebration of life at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Les Cheneaux Community Foundation, PO Box 249, Cedarville, Michigan 49719 or to the McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation at 360 Connable Avenue, Petoskey, Michigan 49770 or at mclaren.org/northern-michigan-foundation
Fern M. Melton, 84, of Hanover, formerly of Canaan, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover. Funeral arrangements and additional information will be announced by Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel or at lytlewelty.com
Henry “Hank” V. Souza, 89, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at The Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison.
He was born Feb. 6, 1929, in King City, California, the son of Manuel E. and Angie Pimentel Souza. He retired after several years of civil service for the federal government. For several years, he was the chairperson for the Madison Jefferson County Library book sale.
He is survived by his wife, Connie Souza of Bedford, whom he married Feb. 3, 1989; two sons, Bruce Souza of Vienna, Virginia, and James Souza of Roanoke, Virginia; one stepdaughter, Barbie Howdeshell of Bedford; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel.
Visitation will be at the funeral home Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Lewy Body Dementia Association. Contributions can be made at any of the funeral home locations.
Online condolences can be sent at lytlewelty.com