Archive - Nov 2010 - Obituary
Jan. 5, 1925 ‚ÄĒ Nov. 10, 2010
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Ruth I. Rensberger, 85, formerly of Windmill Park, Plymouth, a lifetime area resident, died in the Meadowvale Care Center in Bluffton, Ind. Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at 6:45 a.m. She had resided with her sister Mary Alice Workman in Bluffton after experiencing failing health.
Born in Tyner, Ind. Jan. 5, 1925, she was the daughter of John and Ruby (Jones) Baker. She graduated from Tyner High School.
May 9, 1944, in Plymouth, Ruth and Herman C. Rensberger were married.¬†Herman died May 18, 1999.
Sept. 28, 1933 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 9, 2010
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Samuel C. ‚ÄúSam‚ÄĚ Johnson, age 77, of Windmill Drive, Plymouth, passed away at 5:58 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at I.U. Medical Center in Indianapolis.
Sam was born Sept. 28, 1933, in North Liberty, to Samuel Milton and Leota (Guyse) Johnson. July 13, 1957, Sam married the former Alice Ottow in Donaldson. Together they raised their three children.
Sam was retired from roadway construction and concrete work. He enjoyed going bowling and going fishing. Sam had been a resident of the Marshall County area all of his life.¬†
May 29, 1929 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 9, 2010
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ James E. Moore, 81, Plymouth, died in the Bremen Community Hospital at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010 of natural causes.
James was born in South Bend, May 29, 1929. He was the son of Marvin F. and Zeffa R. (Conklin) Moore.
April 14, 1953, he married Mildred Huff in the Trinity United Methodist Church, Plymouth.
Nov. 9, 2010
ROCHESTER ‚ÄĒ¬†Mildred F. Elliott, 91, of Rochester, died at 6:58 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at Hickory Creek¬† of Rochester.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
She is survived by a daughter, Janelle (Richard ‚ÄúDick‚ÄĚ) Smith of Rochester; sons, Fred A. (Joyce) Jones of Rochester and David Lee (Becky) Jones and of¬†Florida; stepson, Bob Elliott of White Pigeon, Mich.; stepdaughter, Becky Bingaman of Three Rivers, Mich.; 20¬†grandchildren; 18¬†great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Helen Grace (Behmer) Hess
Nov. 7, 2010
MUNCIE ‚ÄĒ¬†Helen Grace (Behmer) Hess, 92, of Muncie, formerly of Argos, died at 10 a.m. Nov. 7, 2010 at Westminster Village Nursing Home, Muncie, following a brief illness.
She is survived by her husband, Gerald; a son, Thomas (Kuniko) Hess of Columbus, Ohio; daughter, Nancy (Kenneth) Bruce of Albany; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters: Lenore Schaefer of Grand Rapids, Mich., Betty Gene Wagoner of Albuquerque, N.M. and Julia Ruth Ward of Sacramento, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Oct. 27, 1923 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 5, 2010
CULVER ‚ÄĒ¬†Mary G. ‚ÄúTiny‚ÄĚ Wildes, 87, of Culver died at 10:55 a.m. Nov. 5, 2010 at Miller‚Äôs 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. Anthony‚Äôs Rectory in Gary to Charles ‚ÄúTed‚ÄĚ Wildes. Together they raised five children. Ted preceded her in death in 1999.
Mary was a member of St. Mary‚Äôs of the Lake Catholic Church in Culver. She was¬†a very good cook. Mary will be greatly missed by many.
Jason Eugene Hundt
Nov. 6, 2010
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Jason Eugene Hundt, 27, Plymouth, died Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 at his residence.
He is survived by his wife, Erin; daughter, Rilynn Hundt of Plymouth; son, Ryen Hundt of Plymouth; parents: Larry Hundt of Plymouth and Ginger Millette of Memphis, Tenn.; sister, Stefanie Hundt of Plymouth; and a brother, Chad Peltz of Cape Girardeau, Mo. Also, his mother and father-in-law: Nancy and Kevin Ames.
Visitation will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10 at New Oakhill Cemetery Chapel, Plymouth.
June 23, 1923 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 7, 2010
BREMEN ‚ÄĒ¬†Madge Elinor Smith, 87, of Bremen, passed away Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010 surrounded by her loving family at the Bremen Health Care Center.¬†
Madge was the daughter of Welcome and Bernice (Berg) Huff, born June 23, 1923.¬†She married Richard E. Smith Sept. 23, 1945, who survives.
Jan. 3, 2010 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 5, 2010
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Opal C. Richter, 98, of 9th Road, Plymouth, passed away Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at 5:30 p.m., in Bremen Health Care Center, Bremen.
Opal was born Jan. 3, 1912, in Tyner, to Walter and Stella (Jones) Killian. Archie Schultz and Opal were married in 1928. Archie passed away in 1987. Opal married T.K. Richter in 1990. T.K. passed away in 2001. Opal worked for 16 years at the Teegarden Nursing Home in the kitchen and also as a nurse‚Äôs aid.
Oct. 21, 1924 ‚ÄĒ¬†Nov. 6, 2010
ARGOS ‚ÄĒ¬†Celia M. Beehler, 86, a lifetime Marshall County resident, died at 6:15 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, in Miller‚Äôs 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 nurse‚Äôs training in 1946.
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.