Archive - 2013
May 9, 1918 - July 3, 2013
CULVER â€”Â Helen L. Overmyer, 95, of Culver, passed away at 12 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, assisted living facility, in Plymouth.Â
Merle J. Welch
Dec. 8, 1931- July 19, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Merle J. Welch, 81, of Plymouth, passed away in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth, at 6:15 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013.
Born Dec. 8, 1931, in Plymouth, he was the son of Cleo A. and Margaret E. (Hurford) Welch.
He graduated from Hamlet (Oregon-Davis) High School in 1950, and served in the United States Army until 1954 and the Reserves until 1960.
On June 17, 1956, in Plymouth, he took as his bride, Carol J. Suter.
Dorothy M. Singleton
July 19, 2013
KNOX â€”Â Dorothy M. (Steinberg) Singleton, 95, died Friday, July 19, 2013 in Golden Living Center, Knox.
Survivors include two sons, Ronald Singleton and Richard Singleton, both of Knox; one daughter, Sharon Singleton of Warsaw; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
This is a family staple when good food is needed quickly. It features a combination of creamy chicken and broccoli topped with cheese. Ready in 25 minutes.
Prep 10 min. Total 25 min.
Servings: about 1 1/3 cups each
Cook: 15 min.
1 tablespoon butter
4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (about 1 pound), cut into 1-inch pieces
3 cups fresh or frozen broccoli florets
1 can (10 3/4 ounces) Condensed Cream of Chicken Soup (Regular or 98% Fat Free)
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth High School boys basketball team will hold its first annual Pilgrim Boys Basketball Golf Outing on Saturday, Aug. 24 at the Plymouth Country Club. The outing will commence with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.
Cost is $80 per golfer or $320 per foursome. There is a reduced price of $70 per golfer for any former Pilgrim player or coach.
Plymouth Post 27 got off to a 1-1 start at the American Legion Baseball Sectional at Bill Nixon Field on Friday and Saturday.
Post 27 opened with a 12-1 loss to Highland Post 180 but bounced back with a 7-4 win over Mishawaka Post 161. Complete results from the tournament were not available at time of press deadline, but the Diamond Spyders will be eligible to play in the regional tournament this weekend as hosts of that tourney.
Ray L. Beyler
July 5, 1931 - July 18, 2013
WALKERTON â€”Â Ray Louis Beyler, 82, of Walkerton, passed away in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Walkerton, on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at 6:14 p.m. following an extended illness.
Ray was born in Plymouth on July 5, 1931, the son of Cecil T. and Wilma Grace (Baker) Beyler, now deceased.
On Jan. 27, 1956, in Mesa, Ariz., Ray and his wife, Dolores Mae Bowers, who survives, were married. They have experienced 57 wonderful years together.
Carol A. Madonna
July 18, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Carol A. Madonna, 74, of Plymouth, and formerly of Knox and Argos, died in the Pilgrim Manor Care Center, following an illness, at 8:10 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013.
She is survived by three sisters, Esther M. Sheeks, Rochester, Joyce (Richard) Kolar, Argos and Jean (Arthur) Eskridge, McHenry, Ill.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will follow visitation at 1 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.
Fruit with creamy yogurt is a delicious combination.
Prep Time 15 minutes Total Time 15 minutes
1 container (6 ounces)key lime pie flavored yogurt
2 tablespoons orange juice
2 cups fresh pineapple chunks
1 cup strawberry halves
2 cups green grapes
1 cup blueberries
2 cups cubed cantaloupe
1/4 cup flaked or shredded coconut, toasted
Mix yogurt and orange juice; set aside.
In 2 1/2-quart clear glass bowl, layer fruit in order listed. Pour yogurt mixture over fruit. Sprinkle with coconut. Serve immediately.
The new animated film â€śTurboâ€ť opened this past Friday, July 19, and features a racing-savvy snail gain increased speed following a freak accident. Like its miniscule protagonist, â€śTurboâ€ť demonstrates great ambition in the special effects department and overall presentation, but is encumbered by a formulaic storyline, so-so dialogue, and a lack of innovation in comparison to previous animated movies.