Archive - Dec 2010
PLYMOUTH â The city of Plymouth moved to put the final touches on the books for 2010 giving Plymouth Clerk-Treasurer Toni Hutchings the permission to make transfers necessary to finalize budget items for the year.
The Council also passed a more formal resolution Monday allowing the city to transfer funds temporarily from the City Development Fund to the EDA (United States Economic Development Administration) Tech-Farm Fund for cash flow purposes.
PLYMOUTH â The city of Plymouth has a new ordinance for its sewer system, but two other ordinances will have to wait.
An ordinance for the cityâs pretreatment sewer program was enacted after passing second and third reading by the Plymouth Common Council Monday. The ordinance brings the city in line with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Indiana Department of Environmental Management standards for cities with pretreatment programs.
Tom Ross Syler
Dec. 10, 2010
TAMARAC, Fla. â Tom Ross Syler, of Tamarac, Fla., formerly of Plymouth, died Friday, Dec. 10, at North Broward Medical Center, Pompano Beach, Fla.
He is survived by daughter Barbara Syler and cousin of Roland Toth.
Burial will take place at a later date in Indiana.
Arrangements under the direction of Kraeer/Mason Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 6701 W. Commercial Blvd.Tamarac, Fla.
Mildred I. Bowers
Dec. 26, 2010
WALKERTON â Mildred I. Bowers, 84, died Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010 at Millerâs Merry Manor, Walkerton.Â
April 21, 1925 â Dec. 22, 2010
SOUTH BEND â Franklyn J. âFrankâ Deisch, 85, passed away at 8:36 a.m. at his residence.
PLYMOUTH â Tâwas the night before Christmas and all through the burb all the neighbors were hustling to light up their curb..
Christmas Eve is a flurry of activity at the Nutmeg Ridge subdivision in Plymouth. The residents take special delight in decorating their homes for Christmas each year, but they do not stop at just decorating their homes; each year on Christmas Eve, weather permitting, several residents get together and light up the streets of the entire subdivision with luminaries.
PLYMOUTH â The staff at Country Auto in Ply-mouth knows that hard economic times and the holidays in full swing make it difficult for many to get the needed preventative care for their cars and trucks.
Co-owner Jennifer Martin decided to make it a little easier by offering an oil change discount coupon called âDonât Be a Turkeyâ in The Shopper and then, just for fun, held a drawing for a turkey dinner.
Tuesday, Martin drew the name of Maria McCloud-Wallace and presented her with the coupon from Martinâs Super Market entitling her to a 12-14 pound precooked turkey with all the trimmings.
Dec. 22, 2010
KNOX â Mildred Clemons, 89, of Knox, died Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010 at Starke Memorial Hospital.
She is survived by a daughter, Lois (Larry) Kinsinger of Hamlet; sons, Lorenzo (Darlene) Watson of Phoenix, Ariz. and Ronald (Pam) Clemons of Lakeville; brothers, Willard (JoAnn) Minix of Granger and Herbert (Deloris) Minix of Rochester; and a half-sister, Donna (Greg) Stiles of Plymouth.
Visitation took place from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 27 at Braman & Son Memorial Chapel, Knox.
Robert C. âBobâ Hickman
Nov. 11, 1939 âÂ Dec. 24, 2010
BREMEN â Robert C. âBobâ Hickman, 72, of Bremen, passed away Dec. 24, 2010 at Community Hospital of Bremen.
He was born Nov. 11, 1939 in Homer, Neb. to Joseph and Gladys (Queen) Hickman. April 6, 1963, he married Susan âSueâ Welch, and she survives.
Robert was a graduate of Central High School in Sioux City, Iowa. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran and he retired from the Engineering Department at Hehr International in Plymouth after 37 years. He enjoyed spending time with his six grandsons.
M. Wayne Senter
Dec. 24, 2010
INDIANAPOLIS âÂ M. Wayne Senter 85, of Speedway, passed away, Dec. 24, 2010, in Indianapolis.
He was retired from DuPont. He was a 1943 graduate of Speedway High School. He was an Army veteran of WWII.
He was a member of Speedway Christian Church, Friends of the Speedway Library and a Scoutmaster of three area troops. He was also a volunteer at Sharing Place West and a Charter Member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church.
PLYMOUTH â People around the world have been touched by Marshall County residents for the past 27 years and this year was no exception.
The recently completed Church World Service CROP (Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty) Hunger Walk was able to raise a large amount of money once again this year to combat hunger all over the world. The original walk in Marshall County nearly three decades ago was organized by the Plymouth Church of the Brethren and they continue to be the central sponsor but there has been lots of help from other organizations over the years.