Archive - 2013 - Obituary
July 12, 2013
PLYMOUTH â JoAnn T. Isban, 84, of Plymouth, died at 10:50 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013 in her home.
Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at St. Michael Church.
Burial will be in the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Online condolences may be sent at www.johnson-danielson.com.
Lester D. Kline
July 11, 2013
William âBillâ Couts
May 31, 1920 - July 8, 2013
PLYMOUTH âÂ William E. âBillâ Couts, age 93, of Plymouth, passed away at 1:05 p.m., Monday, July 8, 2013, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.Â
Bill was born May 31, 1920, in Plymouth, to Elmer and Minnie (Bradley) Couts. Bill married the former Jearlyn Ella Bowser on April 2, 1949. He retired from the phone company as a troubleshooter. Bill enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He liked playing horseshoes and golf. He proudly served his county in the United States Army.Â Â
Sept. 29, 1946 â July 10, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Ralph Burkholder, 66, of Plymouth, passed away at his home Wednesday, July 10 at 3:40 p.m. following a strong and courageous battle with lung cancer.
Ralph was born into the Amish community Sept. 29, 1946, to Ervin and Iva (Yoder) Burkholder, in Bremen. He was the sixth of 11 children born to them.
James Henry Bousman
July 9, 2013
NILES, Mich. âÂ James H. Bousman, 70, of Niles, Mich. died Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at his residence.
He is survived by his wife, Marti Bousman of Niles, Mich.; children; Robert Bousman, Jackie Ritchie, James Bousman Jr., Elizabeth (Terry) Walesiewicz, Brad (Karen) Beabout, David (Shelley) Beabout, Cheryl (Brant) Morris, Bill (Becky) Campbell, Rose (Doug) Lary, Mary Shaffer and 33 grandchildren, and 19 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Maribelle Bousman of Jonesboro and Edith (Alan) Durham of Muncie.
Mary C. Smith
April 24, 1928 - July 6, 2013
CULVER âÂ Mary C. Smith, 85, of Culver passed away July 6, 2013 at 9:50 p.m. in Culver.
She was born April 24, 1928 in Argos to James and Edith (Wilson) Hoffman.
She loved her church, riding her bicycle, crocheting and doing embroidery.
She is survived by sons, Roger L. (Pauline) Smith of Culver, Dusty (Ruth) Eckman of Plymouth; daughter, Sondra L. Smith of Plymouth; three grandchildren; and several stepgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter.
Keith R. Deeter
July 9, 2013
FORT WAYNE â Keith R. Deeter, 77, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013.
Born in Fort Wayne, Keith spent his career as a commercial electrician working for the IBEW Union Local 305 of Fort Wayne. He helped on many area schools and hospitals for many companies including Henry Electric of Angola and Central Electric of Fort Wayne.
Kathleen âRubyâ Bringman
July 9, 2013
NAPPANEE âÂ Kathleen âRubyâ Bringman, 58, of Nappanee, died at 4:10 p.m., Tuesday, at Indiana University Medical Center.
She is survived by her husband, Peter; son, Fletcher Garner, Cary, N.C.; daughter, Janeca Adkins, Nappanee; three grandchildren; mother, Bettie Kendrick, Sebring, Fla.; and brothers, Larry Kauffman, Nappanee, James Kendrick, Nappanee.
Marilyn J. Bartsch
March 11, 1930 - July 5, 2013
MIDDLETON / MADISON, Wis. â Marilyn J. Bartsch, age 83, of Middleton, passed away Friday, July 5, 2013, at Agrace HospiceCare.
Robert L. Singleton
July 7, 2013
KNOX â Robert L. Singleton, 60, of Cloverdale, formerly of Knox, died Sunday, July 7, 2013 in Summerfield Health Care, Cloverdale.
Survivors include two daughters, Holly (Joe) Tuttle of Greenwood and Hesper (Joe) Manns of Plymouth; six grandchildren; two sisters, Karen Sobieck of Colorado and Margie Singleton of Grovertown; five brothers, John Singleton, Chris Singleton, Gary Singleton and Kevin Singleton, all of Knox and Byron Singleton of Plymouth; and stepmother, Marilenna Singleton.
Sept. 28, 1920 - June 29, 2013
FISHERS âÂ Dorothy M. Larson, age 92, Fishers, formerly of Plymouth, passed away at 4:10 p.m., Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Allisonville Meadows, in Fishers.Â
Dorothy was born Sept. 28, 1920, in Minerva, Ohio, to Lloyd and Elizabeth (Speicher) Carr. Dorothy became the bride of Harvey A. Larson, on June 6, 1941. They had been married, 62 years, when Harvey passed away. Dorothy was a member of the First United Methodist Church and was an inactive member of Phi Delta Kappa.