Archive - 2012 - Obituary
Harold E. Reed Sr.
Dec. 10, 1923-Oct. 27, 2012
BREMEN âÂ Harold E. Reed Sr., 88, of Bremen passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at home. He was born Dec. 10, 1923 to Emery and Olive (Musser) Reed in Plymouth. Harold married Marjorie Schlemmer Aug. 17, 1947; she preceded him in death Oct. 17, 2001.
Harold graduated from Bremen High School with the class of 1941. He went on to honorably serve his country as part of the United States Army in World War II. Harold worked for NIPSCO for 26 years in construction, in addition to the many times he helped out his friends and family.
Mildred A. Jones
Oct. 25, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Mildred Alamedia Jones, 96, formerly of Macy, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Survivors include her four sons, Berne L. (Holly) Jones, Kooskia, Idaho; Glen E. (Chris) Jones, Rochester; Dale L. (Sherry) Jones, Oxford; and Carl D. âPeteâ (Ladeana) Jones, Peru; 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and several stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 at McClain Funeral Home, Denver. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Mexico.
Jessie G. Bradley
Nov. 30, 1925-Oct. 28, 2012
Marion M. Reynard
Feb. 15, 1936 â Oct. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Marion M. Reynard, 76, of Plymouth, for the past 26 years, died of natural causes at 11:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 in Millerâs Merry Manor.
Marion was born in Kutztown, Pa. Feb. 15, 1936. She was the daughter of Frank D. and Rose (Lamb) Merkel.
She attended Kutztown High School, and Nov. 4, 1961 Marion married Harold W. Reynard in Breinigsville, Pa.
Lesa Greathouse Barker
Oct. 25, 2012
ROCHESTER âÂ Lesa Greathouse Barker, 48, Rochester, died at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, Don; her daughter, Savannah Jo Boone; mother, Linda Barker of Bloomfield; father, Larry (Delores) Greathouse of Fishers; a sister, Cindy (Nathan) Schulte of Bloomfield; a brother, Anthony (Lexi) Greathouse of Monticello; and two stepdaughters, Ashley Boone and Lindsay Boone. Â Â
Dolores G. Clemons
Oct. 24, 2012Â
KNOX âÂ Dolores G. Clemons, 83, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 in IU Health, LaPorte Hospital.
Survivors include: one son, Joe (Libby) Clemons of Argos; two daughters, Judy Cook of Ft. Wayne and Janice (Jerry) Salyers of Knox; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Phyllis Rees of Sun City, Ariz. and one brother, Wayne Alberding of North Judson.
Richard C. Dixon
March 18, 1948-Oct. 22, 2012
TITUSVILLE, Fla. âÂ Richard C. Dixon, 64, of Titusville, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012.Â
He was born March 18, 1948 in Plymouth.Â
Richard had a variety of passions, and he put his heart and soul into everything he did. He never shied away from helping anyone and was always there to lend a helping hand to those who needed it.
Kenneth âBuzzâ Keller Sr.
April 12, 1928-Oct. 24, 2012
BOURBON âÂ Kenneth âBuzzâ Keller Sr., 84 of Bourbon, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at 6:37 p.m. in Kosciusko Community Hospital.
Kenneth was born April 12, 1928 at Hobart to William Keller and Rose Block Keller. He was a graduate of Hobart High School and furthered his education at Ball State University and received a masterâs degree at Valparaiso University.
Nancy Baker Eby Marcusson
June 25, 2012
BOURBON âÂ A memorial service for Nancy Baker Eby Marcusson (March, 1925 - June, 2012), will be held at Parks Cemetery in Bourbon Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. According to Nancyâs wishes, her ashes will be interred in the Baker family plot. Anyone who remembers Nancy, a native of Bourbon, and would like to join her family in honoring her memory, is invited to attend.
Ruth Elizabeth Heiney
Oct. 23, 2012
BREMEN âÂ Ruth Elizabeth Heiney, 96, of Bremen, died at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in the Bremen Health Care Center.
D. Ruth Cox
Oct. 28, 1913-Aug. 16, 2012
PLYMOUTH â A memorial service for Dorothy âRuthâ Cox, 98, who passed away Aug. 16, will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Michigan St., Plymouth Saturday, Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of services in the church. Pastors Larry Marhanka and Jeff Herron will officiate.
Ruth was the youngest of three daughters born in Sioux Falls, S.D. to Arthur and Georgianna Chittick. At the age of 3 years, her family moved to Chicago, Ill. so her father could attend law school and later practice law.