Archive - Mar 18, 2013
March 15, 2013
NAPPANEE â€”Â Joseph Detweiler, 79, of Nappanee, formerly of Bremen, died at Community Hospital of Bremen on Friday, March 15, 2013.
Survivors include, one daughter, Robin (Scott) Hellman of Bremen; three sons, Joseph W. (Andria) Detweiler of Bremen, Jamie (Teri) Detweiler of Bremen, Paul A. Detweiler of Bremen, 10 grandchildren; two sisters, Amanda Detweiler of Wakarusa, Barb (Wayne) Harter of Wakarusa; and a brother Eli, (Sue) Detweiler of Wakarusa.
John M. Orr
May 4, 1928 â€“ March 15, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” John M. Orr, age 84, passed away at 1:10 a.m. Friday, March 15, 2013 at Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth.
John was born in Plymouth on May 4, 1928 to Vernon Orr and Margaret Gantz Yazel. He graduated from Argos High School in 1947.
John was enlisted in the U.S. Army from 1950-52 and served during the Korean War. After returning to the states, he worked for AM General until retiring in 1990. During his 25 years of work, he worked on the assembly line, as a forklift operator, as maintenance in the saw room and in the warehouse.
Steven Lewis Holtzclaw
March 13, 2013
OXFORD, Mich. â€” Steven Lewis Holtzclaw, 61, of Oxford, Mich. died March 13, 2013.
He is survived by his wife, Carol; children, Kristen (Chris) Brody and Kristian (Cristy) Holtzclaw; five grandchildren; mother, Betty Ellett; sister, Pamela (Robert) Lyon; and brother, Jeffrey (Tina) Holtzclaw.
CMA goalie Jack Slifer recorded 15 saves while helping the Eaglesâ€™ Varsity A hockey team to its third straight state title March 9.
John Glenn senior Carah Ochs was named to the Indiana Basketball Coaches Associationâ€™s Academic All-State Honorable Mention list over the weekend.
LAFAYETTE â€” Tritonâ€™s defense entered crazy territory Saturday.
As in limiting Lafayette Central Catholic to a woeful 22 percent â€” 11 of 50 â€” from the field crazy. As in holding the Class A No. 6 Knights to more than 26 points shy of their season offensive average crazy. As in leaving the uptempo Knights playing a slower-paced half-court game and talking to themselves crazy.
DONALDSON â€” The beginning of the season has been a long waiting game for the 2013 version of Ancilla College softball.
The Lady Chargers have lost 10 different game dates to snow and cold weather to begin the season, and now the wait continues as their spring trip is getting closer each day.
â€śItâ€™s been a tough early spring, weather-wise,â€ť said Ancilla coach Scott Reese. â€śWe try to get a tough non-conference schedule completed at home before going down south, but this year hasnâ€™t cooperated with us.â€ť
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Three area boys and five girls players made the honorable mention list as the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association released its Academic All-State nominations for the 2012-13 season.
On the boysâ€™ side, Bremenâ€™s Jacob Box, John Glennâ€™s Nathan Stegemiller, and Plymouthâ€™s Gabe Vervynckt all earned the Academic All-State HM distinction, while for the girls, Tritonâ€™s Breanna Lemler, Glennâ€™s Carah Ochs, Knoxâ€™s Chelsea Collins, North Judsonâ€™s Jordann Frasure, and NorthWoodâ€™s Maddie Schwartz were named to the HM list.