Archive - Jan 31, 2013 - Obituary
H. Albert Earl
Jan. 17, 1944-Jan. 29, 2013
WARSAW â€”Â H. Albert Earl, 69, of Warsaw died Jan. 29, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at his residence. He had been in declining health since October 2012.
He was born Jan. 17, 1944 in Cumberland Gap, Tenn. to Jack and Edith R. (Stanifer) Earl. He has lived in Kosciusko County since 1955, coming from Claiborne County, Tenn.
On Nov. 22, 1964 in rural Kosciusko County, he married Jennie Lou Lee. They shared 49 years together.
Norma B. Dillingham
Feb. 10, 1920-Jan. 28, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Norma B. Dillingham, 92, died at 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, in Majors Hospital, Shelbyville.
Norma was born Feb. 10, 1920, in Plymouth, the sixth child of Lewis (L.C.) and Delia M. Snyder Neidlinger. She grew up on a 20-acre farm on Lake Avenue.
Norma graduated from Plymouthâ€™s Washington High School with the class of 1937, and worked for a year in the Recorderâ€™s office at the Marshall County Courthouse.
Gordon Dean Ecker
Aug. 2, 1930-Jan. 30, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” As with his favorite song â€śIâ€™ll Fly Awayâ€ť, when I die Hallelujah by and by, heading home is our loving husband and father. Gordon Dean Ecker, 82, a lifetime Marshall County resident, died at his home on North Michigan Road, Plymouth, at 12 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.
Gordon was born in Donaldson on Aug. 2, 1930, the son of Russell and Florabelle Emish Ecker.
Gordon and Esther Marie McIntire were married Dec. 15, 1950. Together, they raised their family of nine children.
Wallace Henry Hamman
July 16, 1916-Jan. 29, 2013
La PORTE â€”Â Wallace Henry Hamman, age 96, of La Porte and formerly of Plymouth passed away Tuesday morning, Jan. 29, 2013 at La Porte Hospital. He was born July 16, 1916 the son of the late Edward and Louise (Frank) Hamman in Prescott, Wis. On May 23, 1942 he married Lorraine Margaret Martin, she preceded him in death Nov. 9, 2010.
Ruth E. Beachy
Jan. 28, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Ruth E. Beachy, 37, of Bremen died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 at her home.
She is survived by her husband, Todd of Bremen; a daughter, Trinity Beachy; three stepchildren, Cody, Danica, and Dion Beachy; her parents, Eli and Clara Borkholder of Bremen; seven brothers, Steve Borkholder, Glenn Borkholder, Everett Borkholder, Paul Borkholder, all of Nappanee, Marvin Borkholder, Lyle Borkholder, and Nelson Borkholder, all of Bremen; five sisters, Sharon Miller, Margaret Borkholder, Mary Schmucker, Regina Bontrager, and Nora Borkholder, all of Bremen.