Archive - 2010
Enjoying a day out in the freshly fallen snow, Gabriella Hopkins and Jalynn Hopkins of Culver make snow angels.
LAPAZ â Local performer Quentin Flagg is gearing up for his annual Christmas performance. This year he will be entertaining at the LaPaz Community Building Sunday, Dec. 12 from 2 to 4 p.m.
âI just enjoy making people happy,â Flagg said. Itâs obvious that putting on shows makes him happy as well, since he has been on stage at Christmas for the last 13 years.
Flagg said his Sunday show will feature a number of Christmas selections along with his signature â50s and â60s rock-n-roll favorites. He also promises some surprises and a visit from Santa.
PLYMOUTH â Faced with nearly 500 applications for assistance with food and gifts for children, Sarah Hendrix of the Marshall County Neighborhood Center has been working full-time to meet the needs, but is pleading with the community to adopt families for the holidays.
According to Hendrix, several groups formed a Community Christmas Coalition this year to reach out to those in need. She said, âWe have taken applications at the Center and combined them with lists from the schools, Boys & Girls Club, churches and Leadership Marshall County.â
Chester L. Albert
Dec. 6, 2010
LEESBURG âÂ Chester L. Albert, 83, of Leesburg, died Dec. 6, 2010 at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care.
He is survived by his wife Jean; a son Rick (Libby) Albert of Warsaw; daughters, Paula (Roger) Miller of North Webster and Lorraine (John Jr.) Anglin, of Warsaw; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Louis Albert and Larry Albert, both of LaPaz; and a sister Luella Staner of Redlion, Pa.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9 at Mishler Funeral Home, Milford.
Dec. 3, 2010
FORT WAYNE â David Fussey, 77, of Fort Wayne, died Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, at home.
He was born in the small village of Harding Stone on the outskirts of Northampton, England, and was formerly of Cinnaminson, N.J. and Southern California. He was an aerospace engineer by profession. He liked woodworking and his garden.
He was a chorister of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic for many years. He was also a veteran of the Royal Air Force.
LAKEVILLE â With little returning experience and few natural guards, turnovers have been a bugaboo for Argos this season.
Meanwhile, LaVille has been steadily developing its switching man-to-man defense in the three years since Michael Edison has taken over the program.
It was a recipe for a rout as Lancer defenders created 30 turnovers by the Dragons and ran out to a huge 31-8 first quarter lead for an eventual 62- 31 victory over visiting Argos Tuesday at LaVille.
PLYMOUTH â What a difference a day makes. Or in the case of the Plymouth Pilgrims three days.
A tough night at Rochester on Friday turned into a great night at home on Tuesday as Plymouth looked like a different team taking a 63-35 win over Tippecanoe Valley.
Plymouth turned the ball over just six times on the night in taking the win, a marked difference from Friday.
Patsy J. SingletonÂ
Dec. 4, 2010
KNOX âÂ Patsy J. Singleton, 70, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010 in St. Mary's Medical Center, Hobart.Â
She is survived by her sons, Bobby Singleton, of Florida, and Bill (Tina) Singleton, Jeff (Sandy) Singleton and Sam (Crystal) Singleton, all of Knox; daughters, Janet (Terry) McIntire and Patty (Tony) Rose, all of Knox; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Vera (Ray) Singleton of Grovertown and Jean (Dave) Thompson of Knox.Â
March 31, 1912 â Dec. 2, 2010
CULVER â Mary Powers, 98, of Culver, passed away at 7:50 a.m. Dec. 2, 2010 in Millerâs Merry Manor, Culver.
Mary was born March 31, 1912 in Brook, Ind.Â She was one of seven children born to Cortland V. and Ruby T. (Bruce) McKee.Â After graduating high school, Mary fell in love and married Ted Powers.Â During their 33 years of marriage, Mary and Ted were blessed with four children.Â Together they owned and operated Culver Produce.
Dec. 15, 1917 âÂ Dec. 2, 2010
STEELEVILLE, Ill. â Mildred C. Prange, 92, of Steeleville, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, at St. Ann's Healthcare Center in Chester, Ill.
She was born Dec. 15, 1917 in Sparta, Ill. the daughter of Herman Junge and Louise (Buescher) Junge.
Mildred married Arthur V. Hagen Feb. 7, 1937; he passed away May 16, 1973. Mildred later married Elmer Prange Feb. 13, 1982 and he passed away Dec. 14, 2005.