Archive - Jun 16, 2011
William F. Laramore
July 6, 1920 â June 15, 2011
PLYMOUTH â Business and civic leader William F. Laramore, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2011 in his Plymouth home. Service arrangements are incomplete at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Howard F. Grove
June 14, 2011
NAPPANEE âÂ Howard F. Grove, 94, of Nappanee, formerly of Bremen, died Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at LuAnn Nursing Home, Nappanee.
Survivors include daughters, Myrna Grove of Elkhart, and Elaine (Carl) Rhodes of Middlebury; son, Bruce (Pam) Grove of Monticello; three granddaughters; and one great-grandson.
July 2, 1928-June 14, 2011
WALKERTON â Ruby Kaiser, 82, of West 1st Road, Walkerton, died after a long and courageous battle, at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, 2011, in her residence.
Born in Teegarden July 2, 1928, Ruby was born the daughter of Nelson and Gertrude Harley Baughman. She graduated from Tyner High School with the class of 1946.
Nov. 2, 1946, in Mishawaka, Ruby Baughman and Robert Kaiser were married; Bob preceded her in death June 21, 2004.
June 14, 2011
ROCHESTER âÂ Shirley Hiatt, 74, of 3361 N. 200 W. Rochester,Â died at 6 a.m., Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at Woodlawn Hospital.
She is survived by her husband, Pat; daughters, Cathlene (David) Strong of Cusco, Peru, South America, and Bev Hiatt of Huntington; son, David (Catherine) Hiatt of Rochester; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters, Martha âMartiâ Schwenk of Rochester, Jan (Lynn) Mishler of Leiters Ford, and Donna Brucker of Muskegon, Mich.; and brother, John (Margaret) Raub of Indianapolis.
Kenneth Andre Allen
June 10, 2011Â
ROCHESTER â Kenneth Andre Allen, 48, of 4860 Wood Lane, Rochester, died at 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 10, 2011 at his residence.
March 31, 1923-June 12, 2011
KNOX â LaVerna Ewing, 88, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011 in Millerâs Merry Manor, Culver.
She was born March 31, 1923 in Kokomo to Ray and Ina (Jordan) Myers. Dec. 18, 1941 in Mishawaka she was married to Carroll Ewing, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and one sister.Â
Survivors include one daughter, Cathy Benko of Knox; three sons, Gerald Ewing of Oak Grove, Richard (Dolly) Ewing of Culver, and Jeff (Renee) Ewing of Argos; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Jeanette Mary (McBride) Irwin
July 23, 1918-June 12, 2011
WOODSTOCK, Ill. âÂ Jeanette Mary (McBride) Irwin, 92, died June 12, at Hearthstone Communities Nursing facility where she received very compassionate and loving care by the nursing and hospice staff.
She was born July 23, 1918 in Burlington, Ill. to Ralph R. and Ada E. (Chapman) McBride.
Aug. 10, 1941 she was married to Harold R. Irwin of Culver, at Hampton, Va. He was stationed at Langley Field in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
William A. Ross Jr.
Aug. 25, 1940-May 25, 2011
KOONTZ LAKE âÂ William A. Ross Jr., 70, of Foley, Ala., formerly of Koontz Lake passed away May 25, 2011 in Pensacola, Fla. Bill was born Aug. 25, 1940 in Chicago, Ill. to William and Elsie (Phillpott) Ross Sr. May 25, 1974 in Walkerton, he was married to Sandra Skiles.
Linda S. Eby
Nov. 18, 1942-June 12, 2011Â
PLYMOUTH âÂ Linda S. Eby, 68, of 10268 Parklane, Plymouth passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 5:55 p.m. unexpectedly at Life Care Center Rochester.
She was born the daughter of Ralph Schaal and Cora Fern Kanarr Schaal Nov. 18, 1942, in Plymouth. She married Jerry Eby Dec. 29, 1963.
James Eugene Yeazel
June 19, 1927-June 11, 2011
PLYMOUTH â Former Mayor James Eugene âJimâ Yeazel died unexpectedly of a heart attack, at 9:30 p.m., Saturday, June 11, 2011, eight days before his 84th birthday, at his Washington Street home in Plymouth.
An enormously popular and respected man, his loss will be felt by many who laughed at his jokes and were cheered by his presence.
Jim was born in Plymouth June 19, 1927, the son of Milo David and Cora Ellen (Green) Yeazel.
PLYMOUTH â Plans, dollars, donations... theyâre all falling into place for the all-night Marshall County Relay for Life event Saturday, June 18 in Centennial Park.
The first official lap â and one of the most moving â is the âSurvivor Lapâ at 4 p.m., an earlier start this year following opening ceremonies. The âParade of Teamsâ recognizing all of their efforts will follow.
The event concludes with closing ceremonies at 6 a.m. Sunday morning.
But you donât have to put on any miles to help out.