Archive - Jul 2011 - Obituary
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 â€”Â 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 â€”Â 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 â€”Â 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.
Eric L. Mast
Aug. 12, 1949-June 30, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS â€”Â Eric L. Mast, 61, of Indianapolis died June 30, 2011 at his home following a prolonged illness.
He was born Aug. 12, 1949 in Bremen to Lowell and Edwena Keyser Mast, who preceded him in death.
Ruby Eileen Dawson
June 19, 1918-July 15, 2011
CULVER â€” Ruby Eileen Dawson, 93, formerly of Lake Wales, Fla. and Culver passed away Friday, July 15, 2011 while visiting her daughter in Michigan for the summer. Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at Culver Masonic Cemetery, Culver. Pastor Ron Lewellen officiating. Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, the Kidney Foundation or the Diabetes Foundation.
Dorothy Lillian Wringer
July 12, 2011
WALKERTON â€”Â Dorothy Lillian Wringer, 79, of 891 Tamarack Road, Walkerton, died at 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2011.
Betty A. Cobb
July 13, 2011
SYRACUSE â€”Â Betty A. Cobb, 72, Syracuse, died Wednesday at 6:10 p.m. at her home from a short illness.Â
She is survived by her husband, Emmit Cobb; sons, Merle (Debbie) Bammel of Auburn, T.J. Bammel of Syracuse; daughter, Suzette (Tommy) Dauberger of McComb Co., Mich., and daughter, Janie; stepsons, Robert (Elizabeth) Cobb of Elkhart, Jim (Carla) Cobb of Goshen; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
Dorothy B. (Dottie) Conger
May 29, 1927-July 13, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Dorothy (Dottie) Conger, 84, of Plymouth passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2011.
She is survived by three children, Steven (Donna) B. Conger, Sue (David) Underwood, Marsha Duncan; four grandchildren, Corey Duncan, Tai Duncan, Samantha Duncan, Dustin Underwood; and one great-grandson, Max Duncan.
Aug. 14, 1949, Dr. William H. Conger of Plymouth and Dorothy B. Cowgill were married in Greencastle. She earned a bachelorâ€™s degree in social work at Indiana University in 1949.