Archive - Sep 27, 2012
Theodore Henry Peltz
Jan. 14, 1928-Sept. 25, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Theodore Henry Peltz, 84, of Plymouth died Sept. 25, 2012 at 11:40 a.m. at Pilgrim Manor of Plymouth. He had been in declining health for a couple of years.
He was born Jan. 14, 1928 in South Bend, the son of Oscar C. and Julia E. (Torok) Peltz. He spent all of his life in the Marshall County area.
He was married to Catherine â€śKatieâ€ť Culp; she preceded him March 31, 2007.
Richard James Alcock
March 9, 1942-Sept. 24, 2012
Donald Roy Trease
July 12, 1921-Aug. 31, 2012
WARSAW â€” Donald Roy Trease of Warsaw passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 at 1:05 a.m. at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor of Warsaw at the age of 91.
He was born July 12, 1921 in Donaldson, to Grover and Esther (Johnson) Trease. Oct. 5, 1947 he was married to Mary Miller, who survives.
Donald was a 1939 graduate of West Township High School in Marshall County. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving during World War II in the European Theater, he was honorably discharged and a recipient of the Purple Heart.Â
Mary Louise (Fisher) Rutley
Sept. 10, 1930-Aug. 23, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mary Rutley, 81, of Silver Spring, Md., suffered a severe stroke Aug. 14, 2012 in Somerset, Pa. while on a tour of the crash site of the plane hijacked on 9/11. She was taken to Pittsburgh where she died Aug. 23, 2012.
Wanda L. Marsh
Sept. 24, 2012
CULVER â€” Wanda Lea Marsh, 80, of Culver, formerly of Centerville, died at the Elkhart Hospice House at 10:10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 of natural causes.
She is survived by her husband, Gerald E. Marsh; son, Terry L. (Carol) Marsh of Cumming, Ga.; daughter, Melodie M. (Kevin) Overmyer of Culver; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ruby (Cecil) King of Rolla, Mo. and Roxie Tucker of Olathe, Kan.; and two brothers, Les (Ann) Gabel of St. Louis, Mo. and Ken Gabel of St. James, Mo.
Arlene (Shively) Holderman
April 17, 1912-Sept. 25, 2012
NAPPANEE â€”Â Arlene (Shively) Holderman, 100, of Nappanee, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012 at 3:15 p.m. in Bremen Health Care Center.
BREMEN â€” While the final score may have ended up the same as the two teamsâ€™ first meeting earlier this month, Wednesdayâ€™s Bremen Sectional opener between the host Lions and Triton was anything but a foregone conclusion.
PLYMOUTH â€” Itâ€™s rivalry week.
The first of several really â€” at least for Plymouthâ€™s Rockies as they travel to Concord for what has become one of the most heated confrontations of the Northern Lakes Conference season. There is no love lost between these two teams on the field and while Plymouth comes into the game with three straight impressive wins, Concord had its perfect season upset with a stunning loss to Jimtown last week 48-0.
Eagles, Bluejays advance at CMA Sectional
Host Culver Military Academy beat Knox on all five courts, and North Judson topped Rochester in another 5-0 match to set up tonightâ€™s CMA Boys Tennis Sectional championship Wednesday.
The Eagles, who are looking for their ninth straight sectional crown and are two-time defending regional champions, surrendered just three games to Knox on all but the 2 doubles court, where Damon Ritchie and Curtis Scherer extended Arturo Lizaragga and Jorge Segura to 12 games in the first set before succumbing 7-5, 6-1.
GROVERTOWN â€” A Pierceton man is dead following an early morning collision Wednesday morning in Grovertown.
Steve Mort, Pierceton, died Wednesday after the vehicle he was in struck a semi carrying a wind turbine propeller.
Starke County dispatch received a call about the collision around 6:11 a.m. CST.
When first responders arrived, they found that a semi hauling a wind turbine propeller was exiting the Grovertown Truck Stop, headed east on U.S. 30.
According to police, the semiâ€™s load stretched across the westbound lanes of U.S. 30 and part of the eastbound lanes.