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Obituary Archive

Donna Morosini

December 14, 2017


Donna Morosini, age 59 of Saludea deied Thursday, December 14th at Autumn Care in Saluda,N. C.  Arrangements will be announced by the Donald I. Roseboro Funeral Service.

Frances Carolyn Rogers

December 14, 2017


Frances Carolyn Rogers, age 91 of Hendersonville died Thursday, Decemberr 14th at her residence.  Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Henry Eli "Jack" Shew

December 13, 2017


Henry El "Jack" Shew, age 76 of Hendersonville died Wednesday, December 13th at the Elizabeth House after an extended Illness.  He was a native of Caldwell County' and had lived in Wlkes County forty years before moving to Henerson County in 2007.  He was a son of the late Mansfield and Hattie Bell Shew, and was also preceded in death by a number of brothers and sisters.  Jack retired from Valspar Paint and Wood Finishng and was a member of Mud Creek Baptist Church.  Survivors include his loving wife of fifty four years Rainnie Triplett Shew;' two daughters, April Shew Fender and her husband Scott of Ashevlle and Andrew Shew of Fletcher; a grandson, Jesse E Fender of Ashevlille; a brother, Jones Shew and his wife Barbara of Lenoir; a sister, Faye Woods of Lenoir' and a number of nieces and nephews.  No services are planned.  Friends are welcome to visit at the home.  Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Dennis Wayne "Denny" Lee

November 29, 2017


Dennis Wayne "Denny" Lee, a resident of Hendersonville for 13 years died November 29th at Pardee Jemoria Hospital in Hendersonville at the age of 62.  He was a native of Albert Lea, KMn., born to Wayne A. Lee of KankatokKj. and the late Patgricia L. Lee, nee Cassel.  ;In addition to his kother, he is preceded n death by a brother, Paul B. Lee, nephew - Bruce Lee and nephew, Christopher Summerville.  Denny loved playng guitar for his family and friends and in the several bands he had been a part of.  He was a member of the Living Savior Lutheran Church in Asheville.  Survivors include his wife ofr 21 years, Susan "Sue" Jane Althoff of the home, sisters, Jan Sumerville of Hendersonville and Shawn Kurtzahn and husband Martin of Snoqualmie, Wa; a brother Marty Lee and his friend Marty  Holcombe of N.. Mankato, Mn; three nieces, tghree nephews and a great hiece.  'A memorial service is planned for 11 am January 6th at Living Savior Lutheran Church, 301 Overlook Road in Ashevlle, N. C. 28803.  Ashevlle mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Lyle D. Buchanan

November 25, 2017


Lyle O. Buchanan, age 97 of Hendersonville died Saturday November 25th.  He was the son of the late Walter O. and Edna I. Ketz Buchanan.  He was also preceded in death by his wife of 74 years Helen, and a sister .Jean Buchanan-Palmateer.  He was a veteran of the U S Coast Guard.  Lyle was an active member of the Methodist Church and a Shriner.  He was the fire chief in Rochester, Mil. for 20 years and a firefighter for 40 plus years.  After retiring in 1982 he and his wife Helen moved to Hendersonville, N. C.  Survivors include his sons, James Buchanan and wife Eileen of Ut. and Richard Buchanan and wife Leslie of Ka; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchldren.  A memorial service to honor both Lyle and Helen will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church.  Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.