Archive - Dec 2012 - Obituary
C. Lowell Filson
March 24, 1926-Nov. 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â C. Lowell Filson, 86, of rural Plymouth, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at 5:47 p.m. in Memorial Hospital of South Bend.
Lowell was born March 24, 1926 at Plymouth to Russell and Grace Coplen Filson. He was a lifetime resident of Marshall County. Lowell had retired from farming and had been a machinery mechanic and salesman. As a faithful member of the Inwood United Methodist Church he had served as a janitor, deacon, lay leader and song leader. In his spare time he enjoyed his cats and creating things with woodworking.
Nov. 28, 2012
ROCHESTER â€”Â Gerald Briney, 83, of Rochester died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 at 3:10 p.m.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in the funeral home. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Fulton County Honor Guard and the U.S. Army Honor Guard. Burial will be in the Richland Center IOOF Cemetery.
Jerry A. Wiggins
Nov. 28, 2012
WARSAW â€”Â Jerry A. Wiggins, 55, of Warsaw died at 12:15 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28 at his residence.
Surviving is his wife, Nancy Keller; daughters, Stephanie (Dave) Snyder, Argos, Jade (Simon) Weinstein, Chicago, Ill., Jamie Wiggins, Nappanee; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his parents, Earl and Mardell Wiggins, Wakarusa; sister, Kathy (Gary) Angleymyer, Wakarusa; and brother Denny (Colleen) Wiggins, Wakarusa.
Rowland G. Morken
Feb. 17, 1926-Sept. 25, 2012
WINFIELD, Ill. â€”Â Rowland (Rol) Morken, was born Feb. 17, 1926 in Chicago, Ill. to Marie and Jens Morken. Rol had no siblings. He grew up in Elmwood Park, Ill. lived in Elmhurst, Ill. and Winfield, Ill., before retiring in Naples, Fla.
He married his ever loving wife Marceline (Helms) Morken Feb. 19, 1949 in Saint Michael Church, Plymouth. Rol and Marcy had five children: Karen (Dennis) Calay, Julianne, Nancy (Jim) Rigney, Cathy (Kenny) Wyrick, and Steve (Karen) Morken. He greatly enjoyed his 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
July 26, 1932-Nov. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Carl A. Alberts Jr., 80, of Plymouth, passed away at 11:34 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Kindred Hospital Northern Indiana in Mishawaka.