Archive - Jan 2013
Marsha Kay Henry
Dec. 21, 1943-Jan. 6, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Marsha Kay Henry, 70, of Bremen, died at her residence at 9:05 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013.
Born in Plymouth on Dec. 21, 1943, Marsha was the daughter of Hillard and Claudine (Booker) Bottorff.
She graduated from Plymouth High School in 1961.
On April 5, 1964, in Plymouth, Marsha married David Henry.
Marsha worked as a bookkeeper for Truman Motors and in the warehouse for Homestead in LaPaz, from which she retired.
Marjorie L. Cox
April 23, 1921-Jan. 6, 2013
BREMEN â€” Marjorie L. (Stephey) Cox, 91, of Bremen, passed away in Elkhart General Hospital at 4:35 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. Marjorie fell ill in October after treatment with a tainted drug causing spinal meningitis.
Born in Bremen on April 23, 1921, Marjorie was the daughter of George H. and Myrtle I. (Clindaniel) Stephey.
She graduated from LaPaz High School with the class of 1939.
On Nov. 2, 1941, in Plymouthâ€™s First Presbyterian Church, Marjorie became the bride of E. Wayne Cox.
Dale D. Klingerman
Jan. 7, 2013
BREMEN â€” Dale D. Klingerman, 85, passed away at his residence Monday, January 7, 2013.
Services are incomplete at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Jan. 6, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mandy Zehner, 36, of Plymouth died Jan. 6, 2013 at 9:05 a.m. at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Jan. 7, 2013
ROCHESTER â€”Â Sherri Adamson, 50, Rochester died Jan. 7, 2013 at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Rochester.
Roger A. Puckett
Dec. 17, 2012
HEBRON â€”Â Roger A. Puckett, 68, of Hebron died Dec. 17, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, LaDonna Puckett of Hebron; sons, Jerry Puckett of Hebron, Ryan (Kristi) Puckett of Suisun City, Calif.; daughter, Kay (Christopher) Childs of Springtown, Texas; brother, Robert Puckett of Culver; and three grandchildren.
Donald M. Jones
Jan. 2, 1933-Jan. 3, 2013
RAYMOND, Ohio â€”Â Donald M. Jones, 80, of Raymond, Ohio formerly of Plymouth, died Thursday evening, Jan. 3, at Regency Hospital in Columbus following an extended illness. He was a retired professional truck driver with 30 yearsâ€™ experience. He retired from Signal Delivery in Columbus.
He was a man who never met a stranger and had a great sense of humor. An avid euchre player, it was a favorite past time for he and his family.
Don was a member of the Northwestern Lions Club and attended the Raymond United Methodist Church.
H. James Lamb
Aug. 25, 1926-Jan. 5, 2012
ARGOS â€” H. James â€śJimâ€ť Lamb, 86, of Argos, passed away peacefully at 3:50 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Plymouth.
A longtime member of the farming community, Jim was born Aug. 25, 1926, in Elyria, Ohio, the son of Harris James and Elizabeth (Ton) Lamb.
He had lived in Elyria, Sandusky, and Cleveland, Ohio, before coming to the Plymouth area in 1938.
Jim graduated from Plymouth High School with the class of 1944 and served as a Seaman 1st Class in the United States Navy during World War II.
Ruth L. Andrews
June 22, 1919-Jan. 5, 2013
BREMEN â€” Ruth L. Andrews, 93, a Bremen resident, passed away following an illness, at her home at 2:12 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013.
Ruth was born in Argos on the 22nd of June in 1919. She was the daughter of Frank and Goldie (Stults) Ruffing.
She graduated from Argos High School.
On Feb. 11, 1939, in Argos, Ruth and Donald E. Andrews were married. The family moved to their Bremen farm in 1945. Donald passed away, after 70 years of marriage, in May of 2009.
Richard E. Smith
Oct. 28, 1921-Jan. 5, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Richard Eugene Smith, 91, of Bremen passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Warsaw. Richard was the son of Everett and Lucille Smith, born Oct. 28, 1921 in Vermillion County. He married Madge Huff Smith on Sept. 23, 1945, in her home near Bremen. She preceded him in death Nov. 7, 2010.
Monday, Jan. 7
Bremen swimming at NorthWood 5 p.m.
Bremen boys basketball at Bethany Christian 6:30 p.m.
Plymouth boys and girls diving vs Elkhart Memorial at Elkhart Central 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 8
Bremen girls basketball vs Rochester 7:30 p.m.
Culver Community boys basketball at Washington Township 8 p.m.
LaVille wrestling at Triton 6:30 p.m.
Glenn girls basketball at OD 7:30 p.m.
Plymouth girls basketball at LaPorte 6:30 p.m.
Plymouth swimming at Elkhart Memorial 6 p.m.
Triton girls basketball at New Prairie 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 9
Bremen wrestling vs Glenn 7 p.m.
MARSHALL CO. â€”Â Since signing a resolution to do so in 2011, members of county government have been making sure county buildings are handicap-accessible.
â€śIn the last year or so, we have installed automatic doors at the Marshall County Building, and they will soon be installed at the museum and the courthouse, too,â€ť said County Auditor Penny Lukenbill Thursday.