Archive - Apr 3, 2012 - Obituary
Stephen D. Slater
June 25, 1948-March 10, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Stephen Douglas Slater, 63, a Mill Pond, Plymouth resident, passed away at his residence of natural causes Saturday, March 10, 2012.
Steve was born the son of Carl and Nellie K. (Burgess) Slater in Plymouth June 25, 1948. He graduated from Plymouth High School in 1966.
Steve entered the United States Navy July 25, 1967 and served during the Vietnam War until Sept. 21, 1970.
He was a Harley-Davidson enthusiast and fostered many friends.
Dorothy âDodieâ M. Shafer
April 1, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Dorothy âDodieâ Mae (MacInnis) Shafer, 69, of Plymouth, died unexpectedly of natural causes at her home Sunday evening, April 1, 2012.
Dodie was born in Nottingham, England Feb. 25, 1943. At the age of 3, she came to Canada with her mother Dorothy Joan (Stevenson) MacInnis, who under the War Brides Act, married a Canadian Armed Forces soldier, Charles Lester MacInnis. They livedÂ in Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island, Canada,Â until 1959 when the family moved to Plymouth.
Carole M. Koontz
Nov. 4, 1934-April 1, 2012
TIPPECANOE âÂ Carole M. Koontz, 77, of Tippecanoe, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 8:05 a.m. at home in the care of her family. She had been in failing health.
Carole was born Nov. 4, 1934 at home in Bremen to Minna and Dillman Manges.Â
She has been a resident of the area all her life. Carole was a 1952 graduate of Bremen High School.
April 13, 1937-March 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Loren Nifong, 74, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, March 30, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
Born at home April 13, 1937, Loren was the son of John Cyrus and Loretta (Harley) Nifong.
Loren graduated from West High School in 1955. He was a 10-year 4-H member and had fond memories of showing the family Holsteins regionally and at the Indiana State Fair.