Archive - 2012 - Obituary
Evelyn L. Fribley
Aug. 20, 1930-Jan. 28, 2012
WARSAW âÂ Evelyn L. Fribley, 81, of Warsaw, passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012 at 10:19 a.m. in her home in the care of her family.
Mary Elizabeth Teel
Jan. 24, 2012
MENTONE âÂ Mary Elizabeth Teel, 93, of Mentone died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012 at Millerâs Merry Manor of Warsaw.
She is survived by three sons, James (Barbara) Teel of Winona Lake, Richard (Janie) Teel of Mentone, David (Lou) Teel of Claypool; two daughters-in-law, Kwan Teel of Warsaw, Cheryl Teel of Willard, Ohio; 20 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
James B. Huff
Nov. 24, 1930-Jan. 23, 2012
BREMEN âÂ James B. Huff, 81, of Bremen, passed away Monday, Jan. 23, 2012 in his home. He was born Nov. 24, 1930 in Bremen to Earl and Hazel (Schlusser) Huff.
Jim married Loretta J. Hochstetler June 25, 1949. They had four children.
April 27, 1940-Jan. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Marsha E. Banning, 71, 805 Baker St. #98, Plymouth, passed away, Jan. 24, 2012, at 2:02 p.m., surrounded by her family and her friends, after a short battle with cancer.
Wayne Ernest Holdread
April 24, 1926-Jan. 21, 2012
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. âÂ Wayne E. Holdread, 85, passed away Jan. 21, 2012 in Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
He was born April 24, 1926 in Plymouth, to John Irwin and Ruth Catherine (Cassler) Holdread.Â
Wendell D. âWindyâ Ringle
March 5, 1923-Jan. 20, 2012
ROCHESTER â Mr. Wendell D. âWindyâ Ringle, 88, of 318 Pontiac, Rochester, passed away at 11:20 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 at home.
He was born in Plymouth, March 5, 1923, the son ofÂ Frank E. and Eldora Pet Elkins Ringle. As one of eight children,Â Wendell shared his childhood with three brothers and four sisters.
Durwood S. Strang
Jan. 23, 2012
AVON âÂ Durwood S. Strang, 87, of Avon died Jan. 23, 2012.
He had been a commissioner for the state tax board. He served in the United States Army during WWII and Korean War. He was a member of the Avon United Methodist Church and IOOF.
He is survived by his wife, Agnes Friend Strang; a daughter, Diane (John) Jozefowski; brother, Earl R. (Donnie) Strang; brother-in-law, Clifford (Nancy) Friend; sister, Shirley (Carroll) Zartman; grandchildren, Krissy and Bobby Campell, Brian and Jon Jozefowski; and many nieces and nephews and dear friends from Michigan.
Doris E. Winters
Jan. 17, 2012
KNOX âÂ Doris E. Winters, 85, of Largo, Fla., formerly of Knox, died Jan. 17, 2012 in her home in Largo, Fla.
Survivors include five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one sister, Norma Trine of Tipton.
Funeral services will be Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 at 1 p.m. CST in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will be at Fletcher Cemetery, Hamlet. Visitation is Monday after 12 p.m. until the time of services. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Ethel Irene Canale
Jan. 21, 2012
Oct. 31, 1945-Jan. 7, 2012
PALM BAY, Fla. âÂ David Klingerman, 66, passed away Jan. 7, 2012 in Palm Bay, Fla. He is survived by his wife, Sharon; his son, Jim; and his daughter, Kim.
He was a graduate of Etna Green High School (1963). After high school he joined the Air Force and served for four years. He then went to college in Minnesota where he earned a degree in recreation. He then worked for the city of Bloomington, Minn. for 20 plus years as the recreational director.
David took an early retirement from the city because of health issues and moved to Florida.
Jan. 21, 2012
NAPPANEE âÂ Eileen Sheets, 103, died Saturday, Jan. 21 at 2:55 p.m. at LuAnn Nursing Home in Nappanee.
Surviving are daughters, Norma (John) Personett, Nappanee, Rosamae (Jerry) Davenport, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and sons, George (Bonnie) Sheets, Nappanee, and Wendell (Anita) Sheets, Bourbon; 17 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.