July 22nd, 2011
Another HooÂsier literary legÂend associated with Lake MaxÂinkuckee will be celebrated Saturday, July 30, starting at 11 a.m., when James WhitÂcomb Riley (or, to be exact, perÂformer Henry Ryder paying tribute to Riley in dress, style, and speech) visÂits the area.
Albert âAlâ L. Odiorne
July 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH âÂ Albert âAlâ L. Odiorne, 87, of Plymouth died July 19, 2011 at 8:20 a.m. in his residence.
Survivors include his wife, Blanche; sons, Tom (Alom) Odiorne of Atlanta, Steve (Cindy) Odiorne of Plymouth; daughter, Marcia (Tim) Barts of Bremen; five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Isabel Kitson and Gertie (Dutch) Schaal.
Memorial contributions may be given to the family.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Russell (Pete) M. Porcher
July 20, 2011
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. âÂ Russell (Pete) M. Porcher, 95, of Sevierville, Tenn. passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2011. Mr. Porcher was a sheet metal worker and union member for more than 50 years and his hobbies included fishing and intricate woodworking.Â
He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Warner Porcher; parents, Harry and Laura Porcher; grandson, Scott W. Plummer; and brothers, Howard and Clarence Porcher.
He is survived by a daughter, Kay Williams; niece, Eleanor Heckaman; and nephew, Charles Porcher.
Charles Edward Morgan
July 18, 2011
ROCHESTER â Charles Edward Morgan, 98, of 5578 N. 100 W, Rochester, died at 10:45 p.m., Monday, July 18, 2011 at Life Care Center of Rochester.
He is survived by three daughters, Sonja (Phillip) Mow of Middletown, Del., Pat (Gary) Huppert of Rochester, and Lori (Bobby) Schoen of Rochester; daughter-in-law, Joyce Morgan of Nashville, Tenn; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Robert K. Casad
July 16, 2011
LAKEVILLE âÂ Robert K. Casad, 78, of Bonifay, Fla., formerly of Lakeville died July 16, 2011.
He is survived by his children, Debra Ferguson, Danny Casad and Douglas Casad, all of Lakeville; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Dolores Clady and Esther Casad and brother, Harry Casad Jr., all of Lakeville.
Private burial will take place at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville is handling the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.
Robert William Ott
July 14, 2011
Aug. 6, 1928-July 17, 2011
PLYMOUTH â Ray W. Miller, 82, of 17372 Lincoln Highway, Plymouth, passed away at 10:10 p.m., Sunday, July 17, 2011, at the V.A. Hospital in Marion.
Lowell R. Greenlee
Feb. 26, 1925-July 17, 2011
PLYMOUTH â Longtime Plymouth businessman, Lowell R. Greenlee, 86, passed away Sunday morning, July 17, 2011 at 5:50 a.m. in the Bremen Health Care of natural causes. Lowell was an Olive Trail resident in Plymouth for the past 50 years.
He was born in Plymouth Feb. 26, 1925, the son of Robert E. and Rena M. (Lawrence) Greenlee.
Marjorie M. Terpstra
July 14, 2011
ROCHESTER âÂ Marjorie M. Terpstra, 84, of Rochester died at 1:44 p.m., Thursday, July 14, 2011 at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Ann Terpstra of Wright City, Mo.; a son, Peter William (Connie) Terpstra II of Athens; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.Â
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 20 in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester.
Mary Jean Yockey
Sept. 24, 1925-July 16, 2011
BREMEN âÂ Mary Jean Yockey, 85, of Bremen passed away Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 10:50 a.m. at the Bremen Health Care Center after a brief illness. She graduated from Bremen High School in 1943 and was the class salutatorian. She was a farmwife and also worked at Boremans, and retired from Universal Bearings.
Mary was born Sept. 24, 1925 in Columbia City to Elery E. and Mary Brown Wakeman Wolfe.
Oct. 22, 1946 Mary married Ernest Alden Yockey, who preceded her in death.
Gregory L. Carswell
April 4, 1953-July 14, 2011
BOURBON âÂ Gregory L. Carswell, 58, of 11750 Gumwood Road, Bourbon passed away Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 7 a.m. at home in the care of his family. He fought a courageous four-year battle with cancer.
Greg was born the son of Loren R. Carswell and Susanna R. Burroughs Carswell April 4, 1953 in Parkview Hospital, Plymouth. He married Rebecca L. Eyrich June 30, 1990.
He is survived by his wife and their two children, Riley Dale Carswell and Bryce Gregory Carswell both at home.