Archive - Jun 29, 2011 - Obituary
Gale Lertus Murphy
Oct. 17, 1915-June 26, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Gale L. Murphy, 95, of Plymouth, passed away at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26, 2011, in the Catherine Kasper Living Center, Donaldson.
He was born, together with a twin brother, Dale A. Murphy, Oct. 17, 1915, in Marshall County, the son of Homer A. and Grace E. Vinnedge Murphy. He lived in Marshall County most of his life.
Gale graduated from Lakeville High School with the class of 1935. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II. As a technical sergeant he was stationed for three years in the South Pacific.
Arthur ‚ÄėArt‚Äô Suter
July 30, 1937-June 26, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Art Suter, 73, a lifetime resident of Plymouth, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 6:15 a.m. Art died at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor of natural causes, in the loving care of family and friends.
His sons who were with him when he passed said that he had a beautiful smile on his face, a trait that he had all of his life.
Art said, ‚ÄúEverything that was good in my life was due to a friend or from some special woman supporting me. Anybody that gets anywhere, disabled or not, has to have a lot of help.‚ÄĚ
Dorothy Marie Bonewitz (Alstedt)
June 26, 2011¬†
WARSAW ‚ÄĒ¬†Dorothy Marie Bonewitz (Alstedt), 86, of Warsaw, died Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 9 p.m. in Greencroft Health Care Goshen.
She is survived by her children, Roberta K. (Steve) Anderson of Leesburg, Michael R. (Nancy) Bonewitz of Goshen, David P. (Anne) Bonewitz of Warsaw, Debora J. (Jim) Ellis of New Paris and Nancy E. (Ken) Miller of Bourbon; 29 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Laveta (Lyle) Kenney of Alexis, Ill., and Thelma (Don) Krantz of San Diego, Calif.
There will be no visitation.
Frank Milton Stubblefield Jr.
June 24, 2011
CULVER ‚ÄĒ¬†Frank Milton Stubblefield Jr. of Culver passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family Friday, June 24, 2011.
He was an active volunteer in both the Culver community as well as the Culver Military Academy.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Frank Milton Stubblefield Sr. and May (Price) Stubblefield, and his wife, Allene ‚ÄúChris‚ÄĚ Stubblefield.
Carl E. ‚ÄėPorky‚Äô Bellman
June 20, 1930-June 27, 2011
BREMEN ‚ÄĒ¬†Carl E. ‚ÄúPorky‚ÄĚ Bellman, 81, of Bremen, passed away Monday, June 27, 2011 at his residence. He was born June 20, 1930 in Bremen to Charles and Bernice (Martin) Bellman. June 25, 1955 he married Shirley Walker, who preceded him in death in 1996. He then married Betty Z. Casper July 31, 1999, she survives.
Joyce M. Schrader
June 21, 2011
WALKERTON ‚ÄĒ Joyce M. Schrader, 75, of Walkerton died June 21, 2011.
She is survived by her four children, Nichole ‚ÄúNiki‚ÄĚ Schrader of Fishers, Ashley (Diane) Schrader of Lehigh Acres, Fla., Carter Schrader of South Bend, and Nick (Julie) Schrader of Carmel; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; two sisters, Ann (Ken) Voth of South Bend, and Kay Hay of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and one brother, Larry Hay of LaPorte.