Archive - Nov 8, 2010 - Obituary
Oct. 27, 1923 âÂ Nov. 5, 2010
CULVER âÂ Mary G. Wildes, 87, of Culver died at 10:55 a.m. Nov. 5, 2010 at Millerâs Merry Manor in Culver.
Mary was born to Vincent Roppolo and Lina Rizzo on Oct. 27, 1923 in Gary. She graduated from Emmerson High School. She was married Nov. 24, 1945 at St. Anthonyâs Rectory in Gary to Charles âTedâ Wildes. Together they raised five children. Ted preceded her in death in 1999.
Mary was a member of St. Maryâs of the Lake Catholic Church in Culver. She wasÂ a very good cook. Mary will be greatly missed by many.
Oct. 21, 1924 âÂ Nov. 6, 2010
ARGOS âÂ Celia M. Beehler, 86, a lifetime Marshall County resident, died at 6:15 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, in Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth.
The daughter of Edward and Orpha P. Jackman Harsh, Celia was born in Marshall County Oct. 21, 1924. She was a 1942 graduate of Plymouth High School and graduated from nurseâs training in 1946.
On Dec. 7, 1952, Celia became the bride of Arden E. Beehler in Inwood. Arden preceded her in death June 29, 1995.
Celia had worked at Marshall County Parkview/Holy Cross Hospital in Plymouth, retiring in November of 1986.
Dec. 8, 1915 âÂ Nov. 5, 2010
PLYMOUTH âÂ The Chicago White Sox have lost one of their most enthusiastic fans. In an interview in 2005, she is quoted as saying that she had been âa fan forever.â
Esther E. Oliver, 94, died of natural causes in Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth, Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at 12:10 p.m.
Born in Chicago, Esther was the daughter of Axel and Tekla Tengelin Carlson Larson.
Raised in Mount Greenwood, Ill., she went to the Mount Greenwood school through the eighth grade. She dropped out of school during the Great Depression to get a job as a nanny for a local family.
Opal C. (Schultz) Richter
Nov. 5, 2010
BREMEN âÂ Opal C. (Schultz) Richter, 98, of 316 Woodies Lane, Bremen, died Nov. 5, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. at Bremen Health Care.
Visitation is Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Bremen Cemetery.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Nov. 5, 2010
BREMEN âÂ Edith Thornton, 89, of Bremen passed away Friday, Nov. 5, 2010 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.
Nov. 5, 2010
ROCHESTER â Laura Gerald, 90, Rochester, died at 12:38 p.m. Nov. 5, 2010 at his residence.
Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester.
Richard M. Irwin
Nov. 1, 2010
HONOLULU, Hawaii âÂ Richard M. Irwin, 65, died Nov. 1, 2010 at Straub Hospital in Honolulu.
June 27, 1924 â Nov. 3, 2010
GROVERTOWN âÂ Raymond L. Borggren, 86, died at 3:05 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010 in our Lady of Peace Hospital, Mishawaka.
He was the son of August (Gus) and Selma Marie Mattern Borggren.
A graduate of Grovertown High School with the 11-member class of 1942, he played coronet in the high school band.