Archive - 2013
Michael Lee Jacobson
Oct. 31, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Michael Lee Jacobson, 55, of Plymouth died at 9:50 a.m. Oct. 31, 2013 at his home.
Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth is in charge of arrangements.
Oct. 31, 2013
MONTEREY â€”Â Jean Strang, 85, of Monterey died Oct. 31, 2013 at her home.
Funeral arrangements are pending at the Odom Funeral Home in Culver.
Joseph E. Elkins Sr.
Feb. 19, 1921 - Oct. 30, 2013
WAPAKONETA, Ohio â€” Joseph E. Elkins Sr., 92, of Wapakoneta, Ohio died 10:55 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Auglaize Acres. He was born Feb. 19, 1921, in Bourbon, the son of Charles Edward and Mary (Corl) Elkins, who preceded him in death. On May 17, 1947, he married Phyllis C. Keyser, and she survives.
April 6, 1943 - Oct. 31, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mary C. Treesh, age 70, of Plymouth, passed away at 12:55 a.m., on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.
Oct. 7, 1931 - Oct. 20, 2013
CULVER â€”Â Lucille J. Clifton, age 82, of Culver, passed away at 7:45 a.m., on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, in Culver.
PLYMOUTH â€” The votes are in and tallied.
After a tremendous response, the following are the top 10 vote getters in the contest sponsored by The Pilot News and WTCA radio.
Congratulations to the winners and thank you to everyone who took part.
1. Retro Girl
2. L&K Serendipity
3. Trading Post
Tie for 4th
BP Gas Station/ Moon Tree
6. Felke Florist
7. Learning Center
8. Fernbaugh's Fine Diamonds
9. Heartland Gallery
10. Peregrine Heating
Photos of all 50+ scarecrows are loaded online in the photo gallery.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth Community Schools Corp. Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. in the administration board room; and a report on GED and Adult Basic Education Program.
The Pilot News will have a report on the meeting in the Wednesday, Nov. 6 print and e-editions.
DONALDSON â€“ Former Governor of Indiana, Dr. Otis Bowen, was remembered on campus Thursday, Oct. 31. Bowen had several connections to the Center at Donaldson including his time as an Ancilla College board member and Catherine Kasper Life Center resident.
This story is available in today's edition of The Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Marshall County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that an investigation is ongoing concerning the death of a pedestrian at 2:49 a.m. today on U.S. 30 near Union road.
According to the press release, a truck driver called in the accident, and a victim was located on the side of the road. The initial investigation indicates that the victim, a male, jumped into the path of the truck.
The investigation is continuing and the victim's name has not been released, pending notification of the next of kin.
Richard DeVon Craig
March 16, 1945 - Oct. 30, 2013
BOURBON â€”Â Richard DeVon Craig, 68, a resident of Bourbon, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at 1:55 a.m. in his home with family by his side.
DeVon was born the son of James Earl Craig and Gertrude Marie Bailey Craig at Plymouth on March 16, 1945. He was a lifelong resident of the Bourbon area and a graduate of Bourbon High School class of 1963. He was retired from R.R. Donnelly and Sons of Warsaw as a Pressman, retiring in 2007 and a member of Bourbon First United Methodist Church.
Bessie M. Holl
March 21, 1931 - Oct. 30, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Bessie M. Holl, 82, a Marshall County resident since 1950, passed away at 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
The daughter of Albert W. and Maxine Hankins Pigg, Bessie was born in Terre Haute on March 21, 1931. She graduated from Indiana State High School in 1949.
That following year, Bessie married George R. Holl Sr. in Terre Haute on Jan. 29, 1950. He would precede her in death on Dec. 6, 2007.