Archive - Oct 2010
PLYMOUTH â While many were tailgating on a crisp fall afternoon some local residents were helping a family build a place to stay out of the cold.
âYou always feel better after spending a day working on the house,â said Bruce Emerich, President of the Marshall County Habitat for Humanity who is working on his sixth home in his time with the group. âYou meet a lot of good people and make a lot of good friends.â
Ward Byers and Rich Cartwright share a laugh at the MargariTATAville party for Ounce of Prevention Saturday at the Plymouth Country Club.
BOURBON âÂ The Town of Bourbonâs wastewater department received confirmation of a grant for $800,000 for an infrastructure project that has long been awaited.
Wastewater Superintendent Mike Mc Farland said the town âwas very pleasedâ about being awarded that grant which will replace the main lift station on south Ecker Street. âWe donât have a start date but Iâd anticipate we would begin late January to early February,â he said.
Oct. 1, 2010
WALKERTON âÂ Charles "Butch" Pazera Jr., 65, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010 in his home.Â
He is survived by his daughters, Gina Ann Carey of Crown Point, and Shelly Marie Narragon of Champlin, Minn.; a son, Charles Robert Pazera of Indianapolis; seven grandchildren; sisters, Marion Savage of Plymouth, and Kathy Pastor of Hobart.Â
Visitation will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. (Eastern Time) Wednesday, Oct. 6 at Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel.Â Â
Funeral services will take place at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral chapel.Â
Nov. 15, 1940 â Sept. 30, 2010
PLYMOUTH â Gerald R. âBobâ Basehoar, 69, a Plymouth resident the past seven years, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Bob was born Nov. 15, 1940, in Hanover, Pa., the son of Millard L. and Laura S. (Sentz) Basehoar. Raised in Princeville, Ill., he graduated from Princeville High School there in 1958.
He was first married to Margaret âPeggyâ Lottman Basehoar. On Nov. 14, 1987 in Peoria, Ill. he married Cassandra (Schmelter) Badanish.Â She preceded him in death Oct. 23, 2009.
Devon Marvin Epson
Sept. 29, 2010
PLYMOUTH âÂ Devon Marvin Epson, 74, passed away Wed, Sept. 29.
Surviving are his mother, Bernice Asher; companion, Debra Davis; daughters, Lori Rothbauer and Sue Miner; son, Steve Epson; brother and sisters, Jerry Epson, Karen McMahon, Joyce Williams.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Mon, Oct 4 in Fairview Cemetery, Mishawaka.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care (Plymouth).
Hahn Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Jonathan Edgar William Langley
Sept. 30, 2010
PLYMOUTH â Officials hope a reward will lead to an arrest in a case of vandalism at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter along with Chief of Police Jim Cox and Investigator Ted Brown held a press conference Friday announcing that community contributions toward the reward for information that leads to an arrest in the crime has reached $5000.
âAs a former investigator I know about motives,â said Senter. âQuite frankly I don't get this.â
Sept. 30, 2010
CULVER âÂ Carol Garn, 66, Culver, died at 8:36 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010 at Center for Hospice, Elkhart. Arrangements are pending with Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester.
Kameron Ann Jonas
Sept. 28, 2010
NAPPANEE â Kameron Ann Jonas was stillborn Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010 at Bremen Community Hospital.
B. Lucille Woolley
Feb. 13, 1922 âÂ Sept. 28, 2010
WARREN, Ohio âÂ B. Lucille Woolley of Windsor House of Champion, Ohio, formerly of Eldon Drive, died at 9:27 p.m. at her residence, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010.
She was born, Feb. 13, 1922, in Donaldson, Ind., to the late Theron E. and Clara M. Hovis Jones. She was married to Lewis E. Woolley of Plymouth, Ind. Nov. 14, 1955.
PLYMOUTH â The 100th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, 611 N. Center St., Plymouth, was celebrated with a special Mass and a buffet dinner for parishioners and friends on Wednesday, Sept. 29th.
âWe also are celebrating St. Michaelâs Feast of the Archangels Day,â Father William Kummer, pastor of the church since August of 2002, said, âEvery year, we try to do something special on our name day,â Father Kummer said.
âLast year we dedicated our schoolâs new playground.â