Archive - 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Seven people were arrested Tuesday morning after law enforcement officers served a search warrant.
The house was located in the 700 block of Oak Hill Drive, within 1,000 feet from Menominee Elementary School.
Arrested were: Jason P. Kennedy, 36; Joseph J.R. Garrison, 33; Lisa A. Mitchell, 40; Jamie Sullivan, 42; Maggie J. Garrison, 30; Amanda R. Miller, 26; and Tonia E. Flowers, 38. All those arrested, with the exception of Flowers, lived at the Oak Hill residence. Flowersâ€™ is from Mishawaka, Ind.
LAKEVILLE â€”Â Slow starts led to quick exits for Plymouth and Culver Girls Academy in first-round softball sectional play Tuesday.
The Pilgrims yielded eight runs in the opening frame en route to a 10-0 five-inning loss to host Saint Joseph in a Class 3A Sectional 19 first-round contest at Newton Park.
Meanwhile, the Eagles surrendered a nine spot in the first inning and lost in five to Jimtown in the nightcap, 13-0.
ST. JOE 10, PLYMOUTH 0, 5 INNINGS
TOPEKA â€” Emily Molden seemed to figure something out at the plate Monday night.
The freshman third baseman doubled three different times in the seventh spot in the Bremen lineup to help power the Lady Lions to a sectional-opening win over Central Noble. She wasnâ€™t quite as hot in Tuesdayâ€™s semifinal, but she delivered when it mattered most.
Plymouth, CGA advance
Plymouth and defending regional champion Culver Girls Academy were both victorious in the Culver Tennis Regional semifinal round at Culver Academies Tuesday. CGA beat back Peru 4-1, while No. 1 Singles Allie Berger won in three sets to secure the Pilgrimsâ€™ 3-2 victory over Warsaw.
Championship match is set for 5:30 p.m. today.
In the individual singles tournament, Bremenâ€™s Morgan Smith advanced in straight sets, while North Judsonâ€™s Jordan Frasure bowed out.
â€˘ CULVER TENNIS REGIONAL
At Culver Academies
CULVER GIRLS ACADEMY 4, PERU 1
Floyd M. Fleck
Aug. 21, 1920 â€“ May 19, 2013
LAPAZ â€” Floyd M. Fleck, 92, a LaPaz resident since 1949, passed away at 10:10 a.m. Sunday, May 19, 2013 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Floyd was born Aug. 21, 1920 in South Milford to John William Lester and Sylvia (Nesbit) Fleck. He attended LaGrange County schools.
In April of 1944, Floyd married Mildred L. Combs. She preceded him in death June 2, 1996.
He worked as a service man for Lein Chemical Company for 23 years, as well as, working part-time at Hallâ€™s Hardware in LaPaz. He retired in 1983.
Sister Johnel Kunkel
April 26, 1916 â€“ May 19, 2013
DONALDSON â€” Sister Johnel Kunkel, PHJC, 97, died at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson. She was born Anna Marie Elizabeth in Carlyle, Ill. April 26, 1916 to John and Elizabeth Rolfers Kunkel.
Esther V. Wagoner
March 1, 1921 â€” May 20, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Esther Virginia Wagoner, 92, passed away at 3:55 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013 in the Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson. Formerly of Bremen, Esther moved to Plymouth in 1996.
Esther was born one of nine children to Edward Francis and Ethel May (Dodd) Walterhouse on March 1, 1921 in Bremen.
She graduated from Bremen High School in the class of 1938.
On Feb. 10, 1938, in Vincennes, she married Earnest W. Wagoner. He preceded her in death Nov. 20, 1986.
Richard (Mac) McLochlin
Nov. 21, 1928-April 23, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Richard (Mac) McLochlin, age 84, of Cape Coral, Fla., formerly of Plymouth passed away April 23, 2013 at Hospice in Cape Coral, Fla.
John C. Clark
July 10, 1932-April 28, 2013
Paige A. Seitz
May 18, 2013
NAPPANEE â€”Â Paige A. Seitz, 49, of Nappanee, died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 7:45 p.m. at LuAnn Nursing Home from natural causes.
She is survived by her husband, Steve; daughters, Jamie, Jessica, and Ashley Seitz, all of Nappanee; three brothers, and three sisters.
Cremation will take place, and there will be a memorial service Friday, May 24, at Nappanee Brethren in Christ Church at 2:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be given to the Paige Seitz Memorial Fund. Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, is assisting the family.