Archive - Aug 2012 - Obituary
Aug. 28, 2012
BREMEN âÂ Patricia Hudson, 76, of Bremen, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012 at LuAnn Nursing Home, Nappanee.
She is survived by two sons, Eric (Tami) Hudson of Bremen and Todd Hudson of Bremen; a daughter, Debbie (Scott) Campbell of Indianapolis; and eight grandchildren.
A funeral will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Bremen Missionary Church.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 at the church. There will also be one hour of calling prior to the service on Saturday.
Jan. 5, 1928-Aug. 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Betty J. Grossman, 84, of Plymouth, passed away at 4:05 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.
Jack L. Moriarty
April 1, 1966-Aug. 25, 2012
ARGOS âÂ Jack Lewis Moriarty, 46, of Argos passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012.
Jack was born April 1, 1966, the son of John (Janice Collins) Moriarty in Plymouth.
Jack was a talented carpenter, working at Mikeâs Construction in Argos. He was an avid fisherman and dearly loved by his family. He will be terribly missed.
Max L. Nifong
March 18, 1935-Aug. 26, 2012
WARSAW â Max L. Nifong, 77, of Warsaw passed away Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 at 5:50 p.m. at Peabody Retirement Community of North Manchester surrounded by his loving family.
Aug. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Josephine Skala, 97, of Plymouth, died at 3:28 a.m. Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at her home.Â
She is survived by her daughter, Joann Stratton of Plymouth; her son, George Skala, Jr. of Lincoln, Ala.; five grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister.
There will be a private memorial service will be held at a later date.Â
Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Friends are invited to sign the guest book at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com.
Dr. Susan A. Bardwell
Aug. 2, 1964 â Aug. 25, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Dr. Susan Alice Bardwell, 48, beloved mother, wife and pediatrician passed away Saturday morning, Aug. 25, 2012. Susan was born Aug. 2, 1964, in Hillsdale, Mich., to Larry Allen Hoedema and Barbara Joan Hoedema. She is survived by both parents, her husband, Michael Keith Bardwell, and children Ian Edward Allen Bardwell and Hayden Michael Lawrence Bardwell. She is also survived by a sister, Lisa Ann Freigang, and many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Junior E. âKikeâ Fisher
Aug. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Junior âKikeâ Fisher died Friday at Bremen Health Care Center. He is survived by sisters, Rosemary (Jack) Willett of Lakeville, and Marilyn (Ralph) Gerding of Mishawaka. Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville, 314 S. Michigan St., Lakeville, where visitation will be two hours prior. Contributions may be made to Center for Hospice. Condolences: www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.
Thomas Gilbert Dennis
Aug. 24, 2012
Dorothy C. Schmelter
March 14, 1920 â Aug. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Dorothy C. Schmelter, 92, a River Walk resident in Plymouth since 2006, passed away Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at 8:28 a.m. in the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center â Plymouth Campus of natural causes. Dorothy was a former resident of Hobart.
Dorothy was born in Boone, Iowa March 14, 1920.
She graduated from Hobart High School in 1938. She then completed Beauty College and worked as a hairdresser for 30 years. Much of that time was at Mr. Jerryâs Beauty Shop in Miller where she was also the manager.
Robert L. Kelly
Aug. 23, 2012
Robert L. Kelly, 56, died Aug. 23, 2012.
Robert R. Martin
July 2, 1926-Aug. 22, 2012
LOGANSPORT âÂ Robert R. Martin, 86, Logansport, passed away at 12:10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, in the Indiana Veterans Home, West Lafayette.
Born July 2, 1926, in Plymouth, he was the son of Ralph and Alice May (Camp) Martin.
July 29, 1945, in Indianapolis, he was married to Wanda E. Earles Martin, who preceded him in death. Wanda and Robert spent 63 wonderful years together.
Robert served his country in Germany during WWII as a member of the U.S. Army.