Archive - Sep 2, 2010
March 15, 1961 â€”Â Aug 31, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Donald F. Peverelle II, 49, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010 at his home.Â
Mr. Peverelle was born March 15, 1961 in East Chicago, Ind. Oct. 30, 1989 in Plymouth, he was married to Donna (Harris) Zellers.Â
April 7, 1926 â€”Â Aug. 31, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Alejandro Pena, 84, of 1015 W. Jackson St., Plymouth, passed away at 5 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, at his home.Â
Alejandro was born April 7, 1926, in Mission, Texas, to Porfinio and Maria (Navarro) Pena. Alejandro had been a resident of Plymouth, since 1966, coming from Argos.
He retired from Agway Seed Company. He was a member of the AmericanÂ Legion of Plymouth and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force, during WWII.
Dec. 2, 1929 â€“ Aug. 31, 2010
ARGOS â€“ Doris L. Gambrel, 80, an area resident since 1969, died at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, at her residence.
The daughter of Charles and Dora Smith Merida, Doris was born in Lancaster, Ky. Dec. 2, 1929.
Dec. 28, 1946, Doris and John H. Gambrel were married in Pineville, Ky.Â He preceded her in death July 11, 1990.
She had worked at United Technologies in Plymouth, where she was Chief Union Steward of IBEW #1976, retiring in 1995. She enjoyed working in her flower garden and being with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
May 14, 1951 â€”Â Aug. 30, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€” John S. Irwin, 59, of 10872 Hawthorn Rd., Plymouth, died at 1:45 p.m. Aug. 30, 2010 at his brotherâ€™s residence in Plymouth, following a short illness.
He was born May 14, 1951 in Plymouth, to Gerald W. and Lola J. (King) Irwin. He lived in Warsaw, from 1976 to 1987, then moving back to Marshall County living in Inwood.
He worked at R.R. Donnelley and Sons as a Roll Tender for nearly 40 years in Warsaw. He served in the United States Army from Feb. 26, 1971 to Jan. 3, 1973 obtaining the Rank of Specialist Four.
Aug. 31, 2010Â
ROCHESTER â€”Â Lucas Ray Manns, 25, of Rochester, died from injuries in a vehicle accident Aug. 31, in KosciuskoÂ County.
Warren Bickel of Culver, himself a classic car affecianado, takes a look at one of the vehicles in the Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg Hoosier Tour hosted at Culver Academies Tuesday and Wednesday.
The Corps of Cadets of Culver Military Academy staged a retreat parade Tuesday evening as part of the red carpet rolled out for more than 100 drivers, owners, and guests associated with the nearly 50 classic Auburn, Cord, and Duesenberg cars on campus and in the Culver area as part of the Hoosier Tour.
BOURBON â€” Triton Jr.-Sr. High School has once again been struck by the tragedy of losing a student to a deadly accident.
Thirteen-year-old eighth grade student Wyman Lynn Miller, of Etna Green, died as a result of a farming accident Saturday morning at his home.
PLYMOUTH â€” Welcome to the Department of Redundancy Departmentâ€¦ You know the drill!
It is that time of year when carnival rides and car shows; parades and pageantry; funnel cakes and fireworks; bands and balloons are the words of the weekend. And I didnâ€™t even mention blueberries!
This yearâ€™s festival theme is â€śSchool Spiritâ€ť honoring the excellent public and private schools throughout the county. You will see representatives from each corporation during the parade.
What not to miss:
PLYMOUTH â€” The city of Plymouth has a new honoree among its department heads.
Plymouth Street Depart-ment Superintendent Jim Marquardt been named by the Indiana Street Commissioners as Street Superintendent of the Year at the annual convention.
The award was presented to Marquardt by Lebanon Street Superintendent Larry Lee and voted on by the superintendents throughout the state.
â€śI really donâ€™t know what I did to deserve this honor,â€ť said Marquardt of the award. â€śIt really does mean something since it comes from other street superintendents.â€ť