Archive - 2013
Jerry L. Berg
Aug. 15, 2013
BREMEN âÂ Jerry L. Berg, 66, died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center.
He is survived by his wife, Linn; sons, David (Tatjana) and A.J. (Stephanie); three grandchildren; and sister, Jan (Don) Frazier.
A funeral service with military honors will be held Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. Paulâs Lutheran Church in Bremen.
Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 at Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen.
Contributions should be made to the Community Hospital of Bremen. Â
Jan. 27, 1956 - Aug. 13, 2013
CHICAGO, Ill. â Former Plymouth resident, Kenji âKenâ Born, 57, residing at Lakeview East in Chicago for the past 30 years, passed away at his home unexpectedly due to health complications.
He was born the son of George A. and Sumiko Born in a simple hut in Okinawa, Japan on Jan. 27, 1956 and named Kenji by his grandfather.
Kenji was raised in Plymouth and graduated with the PHS class of 1974, there he played in the band. He then earned a college degree and after moving to Chicago he became a vice-president at Cole Taylor Bank in Rosemont, Ill.
Roy D. Burbrink
Aug. 13, 2013
PLYMOUTH âÂ Roy D. Burbrink, 64, of Plymouth, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 13, 2013 at Florida Memorial Hospital in Daytona, Fla.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at 12 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church, 1314 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Thomas E. Cotton
Aug. 15, 2013
La PORTE âÂ Thomas E. Cotton, 76, of La Porte, formerly of Walkerton, died Aug. 15, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville.
â˘Karly Michelle Frame, 31 of South Bend was arrested by Plymouth Police at 1 p.m. on Aug. 15 for theft.
â˘Nicole Marie Martin, 31 of Lakeville, was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 1:05 on Aug. 15 for probation violation.
â˘Kimberly Jean Richard, 28 of Walkerton was arrested by Plymouth Police at 8 p.m. on Aug. 15 for theft.
â˘Stephanie Faye Hughes, 41 of LaPaz was arrested by Plymouth Police at 12:30 a.m. on Aug. 16 for possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia.
â˘Wayne Eugene Harlan, 42 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 12:30 a.m. on Aug. 16 for theft.
CULVER â According to a report in Thursdayâs Lafayette Journal Courier, Culver Community and Knox are planning to leave the Northern State Conference to start a new athletic conference with North Judson and a trio of Midwest Conference schools.
The three MWC schools listed in the story are Caston, Pioneer and Winamac and their withdrawal would leave the conference with five schools. The NSC is currently made up of eight schools as well. The other schools in the league are Bremen, John Glenn, LaVille, Triton, New Prairie and Jimtown. North Judson is independent.
BREMEN â Bremen girls golf coach Don Harrison believes if his team plays like its capable, thereâs no reason his girls canât break 200 every nine hole match this year. Take out one hole Thursday, and the Lady Lions were pretty much right on the money.
Bremen struggled with some high numbers on the third hole at Sprig OâMint but still carded 200, easily beating out Knoxâs 247 in the two teamsâ Northern State Conference-opener Thursday night.
Aug. 14, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Vessie Bridgewater, 93, of Scottsburg, died following an illness at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013 in Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth.
She is survived by two sisters, Hazel Palmer of Ohio and Mary Fugat of Kentucky.
Visitation will be from 5 - 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15 in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m.
Visitation will continue Saturday, Aug. 17 from 1 - 3 p.m. in the Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st St., Scottsburg, where services will follow at 3 p.m.
Lynn Kaye Keresztes
Nov. 27, 1953 â Aug. 11, 2013
ST. CLOUD, Fla. â Lynn Kaye Keresztes passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, from heart failure. She was born Nov. 27, 1953, in South Bend, to Eldon (deceased) and Laura Jean Peterson.
Dorothy âNellieâ J. Spohn
Nov. 29, 1934 - Aug. 13, 2013
PLYMOUTH âÂ Dorothy âNellieâ J. Spohn, 79, of Plymouth, formerly of Argos, died Aug. 13, 2013 at 5:50 p.m. at Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth following a lengthy illness.
She was born Nov. 29, 1934 in South Bend to Clyde and Frances (Raybuck) Wolfe. Dorothy has lived in the Argos community most of her life, coming from South Bend.
On June 21, 1953 in Argos she married Sidney âSidâ V. Spohn; together they shared 43 years. He preceded her on July 14, 1996.
PLYMOUTH - While the state of Indiana takes a âpauseâ to re-evaluate the move by public schools to Common Core Standards the debate at the grass-roots level has begun to heat up.