Archive - Sep 24, 2010 - Obituary
Betty L. Schmeltz
April 14, 1939-Sept. 22, 2010
WALKERTON â€” Betty Lou Schmeltz, 71, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010 in her home.
Oct. 23, 1923-Sept. 21, 2010
BREMEN â€” Frances L. Hesch, 86, of Bremen passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 at the Community Hospital of Bremen. She was born Oct. 30, 1923 in Kosciusko County to Alfonzo and Stella Zentz. She was married to William P. Hesch, who preceded her in death in 1981.
Frances worked for Selmer Company in Elkhart and enjoyed playing euchre. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Woodland.
Survivors include son Rick (Gina) Hesch of Lakeville, daughter Pam (Dale Klapp) Berkey of Bremen, 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Feb. 2, 1939 â€” Sept. 19, 2010
GRANGER â€” William â€śBillâ€ť N. Martin, 71, of Granger, passed away at 1:41 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010 in Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
He was born Feb. 2, 1939 in Indianapolis, to William H. and Florence E. (Day) Martin. On June 7, 1970 in Vietnam, he married Kim (Hoang Thi Kim) Martin, who survives.
He is also survived by daughter, Audrey (John) Cavinder of Plymouth; four grandchildren, Justin, Jessica, Veronica and Stephanie; and brother, Ken Martin of Quincy, Ind.