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August 23rd

Phillip James Lindenman

August 23, 2011

Phillip James Lindenman
Feb. 8, 1948-Aug. 21, 2011
GOSHEN — Phillip James Lindenman died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011 at IU Health Goshen Hospital at the age of 63.
He was born Feb. 8, 1948. He led an active life as a farmer, agriculture consultant, agriculture educator, FFA advisor and 4-H leader. He had taught agricultural sciences at Argos High School four years then worked for Farm Bureau and developed an agriculture consulting business. He later returned to teaching agriculture-related classes at NorthWood High School for 15 years.

Death notices 8-23-11

August 23, 2011

Sandra Kay Wardle
Aug. 19, 2011
SELLERSVILLE, Pa. — Sandra Kay ‘Sandi’ Wardle, 67, of Sellersville, Pa. died Friday, Aug. 19, 2011 in Grand View Hospital, West Rockhill Twp.
She is survived by her husband, Robert B. Wardle; daughters, Terri Lea (Clint) Fairchild of Monticello, Ky. and Paula Jo (Michael) Garybush of Audubon, Pa.; son, Robert P. Wardle of Plainwell, Mich.; one granddaughter; brother, Larry (Janice) Fisher of Plymouth; and sisters, Sheryl (John) Milner of New Carlisle and Linda (David) Nolte of Dickson, Tenn.

Death notices 8-22-11

August 23, 2011

Christine ‘Tina’ Allen
Aug. 20, 2011
DELONG — Christine “Tina” Allen, 44, of Delong died Aug. 20, 2011.  
She is survived by her husband, Alan Allen at home; daughter, Autumn (Nathan) Adams of Houston, Texas; son, Austin Allen at home; mother, Joann Clingler of Tippecanoe; brothers, William (Michelle) Clingler of Culver, Gary (Synthia) Clingler of Rochester; and father-in-law, Rev. G Floyd Allen of Delong. 

Delores M. Yelton

August 23, 2011

Delores M. Yelton
July 31, 1934-Aug. 20, 2011
WALKERTON — Delores M. Yelton, 77, of Walkerton and formerly of Union Mills, passed away peacefully at 6:37 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 at IU Health LaPorte Hospital.
She was born July 31, 1934 in Walkerton to Joseph F. and Eva I. (Pearish) Cripe.
Feb. 13, 1954 in LaPorte, she married Paul E. Yelton, who survives.

Rev. Ned A. Meckstroth

August 23, 2011

Rev. Ned A. Meckstroth
Oct. 9, 1931-Aug. 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Rev. Ned A. Meckstroth, 79, passed away at his residence Friday evening of natural causes. A resident of Plymouth since 1969, Ned and his wife Jo Ann have resided at the Miller’s Assisted Living since 2006.
He was born the son of Rev. Arnold W. and Martha (Katterhenry) Meckstroth Oct. 9, 1931 in Apple Creek, Ohio.
Ned graduated from Collinwood High School in Cleveland, Ohio and attended Heidelberg University in Tiffin, Ohio. He then graduated from Eden Theological Seminary in Webster Grove, Mo. and was ordained in 1959.

August 19th

Death notices 8-19-11

August 19, 2011

James Ronald Cook
Aug.17, 2011
NORTH VERNON — James “Jim” Ronald Cook, 68, a former Plymouth resident, living in North Vernon for the past 20 years, died of natural causes in the Columbus Regional Medical Center at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011.
He is survived by a brother, Gail L. (Patty) Cook, North Vernon, and a sister, Carol Jean (Doug) Barnlund, La Marque, Texas.
Visitation is Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m.

Brian K. Lehiy

August 19, 2011

Brian K. Lehiy
Dec. 1, 1964 – Aug. 17, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Brian K. Lehiy, 46, a Upas Road resident in Plymouth, passed away Wednesday afternoon at his workplace. Brian has been a Marshall County resident most of his lifetime.
Born Dec. 1, 1964 in Bremen, Brian was the son of Carl R. and Betty J. (Sickmiller) Lehiy. He was a member of the Plymouth High School class of 1983 and played varsity football.
Brian was a hard worker and for the past three years was employed at Hundt’s Auto Salvage in Plymouth.

August 18th

Death notices 8-18-11

August 18, 2011

Brian Kersey
Aug. 14, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Brian Kersey, 46, 13332 5C Road, Plymouth, died in Memorial Hospital, South Bend, at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011.
He is survived by his father, Dale Kersey Jr. of Plymouth; sons, Brett Kersey of Plymouth, Jared Fawley of Kewanna; daughter, Kateline Kersey of Logansport; brother, Steve Kersey of Culver; and sister, Amy Cole of Plymouth.
Funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 from 2 to 10 p.m. for friends and family at his home, 13332 5C Road.

August 17th

Alvina Heet

August 17, 2011

Alvina Heet
April 24, 1916-Aug. 14, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Alvina W. Heet, 95, of 1019 N. Walnut St., Plymouth, passed away at 11:25 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Death notices 8-17-11

August 17, 2011

Bruce E. O’Dell
Aug. 14, 2011
WALKERTON — Bruce Edward O’Dell, 56, of Walkerton died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011 in Miller’s Merry Manor, Walkerton.
Survivors include two brothers, Ronald (Katherine) O’Dell of North Liberty and Larry (Pam) O’Dell of Lexington, N.C. 
There will be no services or visitation. Cremation will take place. Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel is handling arrangements. To leave online condolences go to

Alvina Heet
Aug. 14, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Alvina Heet, 95, of Plymouth died Aug. 14, 2011 at 11:25 a.m. at her home.

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