Archive - 2013 - Obituary
March 26, 1919 - June 2, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Gerald D. Leffert, age 94, Plymouth, passed away peacefully, Sunday, June 2, 2013, at 7:02 a.m., atÂ his home.
GeraldÂ was born March 26, 1919, in Argos, to Harmon and Tyra (Kepler) Leffert. Gerald and Joan F. Mullins, of Tippecanoe, were married Dec. 24, 1939. Gerald was a farmer all his life, near Argos. He and Joan spent their retirement between Grove City, Fla. and Plymouth.
June 2, 2013
ROCHESTER â€”Â Roberto â€śTitoâ€ť Cervantes, 21, of Rochester died at 7:17 p.m., Sunday, June 2, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, after injuries from a motorcycle accident.Â
Joan S. Strand
Feb. 26, 1933-May 31, 2013
WINAMAC â€”Â Joan S. Strand, 80, a lifetime resident of Winamac, passed away at 2:45 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2013 at IU Health Hospital in LaPorte. She was born Feb. 26, 1933 in Winamac to the late Walter and Lucille Strand.
After the untimely death of her mother, her maternal grandparents helped raise her.
Joan was a 1951 graduate of Winamac High School and enjoyed attending class reunions as well as the Alumni Banquets. She kept in touch with many of her school mates.
She was a retired telephone operator and dispatcher for United Telephone.
Nov. 18, 1927 â€“ June 2, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” On Sunday, June 2, 2013, Joan Zink, 85, left this world to be with Jesus.
Joan was born in Teegarden on Nov. 18, 1927 and married Francis Don Zink, the love of her life, May 8, 1948. They were married 65 years.
Laura Maxine Amor
March 1, 1935 - June 1, 2013
LAKEVILLE â€”Â Laura Maxine Amor, 78, passed away at 1:33 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013 at the Pilgrim Manor in Plymouth. Maxine was born March 1, 1935 in North Liberty to the late Palmer and Minnie (Nelson) Snyder. She has remained a lifelong area resident. On Jan. 24, 1959 in Marshall County, she married Ivan â€śIkeâ€ť Amor who preceded in death May 23, 2013. One sister, Phyllis (Charles) Hess, and one brother, Harold (Eilene) Snyder, also preceded Maxine in death.
Aug. 12, 1921 - June 1, 2013
MISHAWAKA â€”Â Jane Conley, 91, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013 at the Golden Living Center, Mishawaka. Mrs. Conley was born Aug. 12, 1921 in Salyersville, Ky. to the late Adam and Rosa (Allen) Miller. She moved from Kentucky to our local area in 1940. On May 25, 1940 in Knox, she married Floyd Conley who preceded her in death March 2, 1975. Three sisters, Frances VanDeVoorde, Madeline Personette, and Meda Owens, and her son-in-law, Charles Thomas, also preceded her in death.
G. Evelyn Richardson
June 1, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â G. Evelyn Richardson, 96, died at 7:21 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth. Arrangements are pending with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Catherine Arlene Curtis Williams
April 10, 1923-May 28, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Our beautiful and beloved mother, passed away May 28, 2013, at American Village. She was born in Lewisville on April 10, 1923, to Garrett Hobart Curtis and Alma Irene Miley. She was cherished by her family and all who knew her.
May 30, 2013
WALKERTON â€” Margreta Bowers, 94, died Thursday, May 30, 2013 in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth
Survivors include one son, David Bowers; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
There will be no services or visitation. Burial will take place at Grovertown Cemetery. Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel is handling arrangements. To leave online condolences, go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Betty I. Berg
May 27, 2013
LaPORTE â€”Â Betty I. Berg, 88, died Monday, May 27, 2013 at IU Health LaPorte Hospital.
Survivors include two daughters, Sheri Alvarez of LaPorte and Angela Berg of Indianapolis; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, John Norman of South Bend and Larry Norman of Plymouth and one sister, Evelyn Norem of Plymouth.