Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Stephen D. Fulk
Nov. 17, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Plymouth resident Stephen D. Fulk, 61, passed away at 2:45 p.m. on Sunday November 17, 2013 at St. Joseph Regional Hospital in Mishawaka. Arrangements are pending with the Johnson â Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Edward E. Miller
Nov. 17, 2013
NAPPANEE â Edward E. Miller, 76, of Nappanee, died at 12:45 p.m., Sunday, November 17, 2013 at his residence. He was born August 6, 1937 in Marshall County.Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee.
Roy Daniel âDanâ Gaby
Dec. 23, 1940 - Nov. 14, 2013
MISHAWAKA â Roy Daniel âDanâ Gaby, 72, passed away at 4:43 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at Center for Hospice Care, South Bend. He retired from NIPSCO in 2001 after 36 years of service. Dan was born Dec. 23, 1940 in Flint, Mich. to the late Roy L. and Ruth E. (Wright) Gaby and raised in Argos. In 1970 he moved to Mishawaka from Plymouth. On Oct. 10, 1961 in Rutledge, Tenn. he married Nancy (Hall) Gaby, who preceded him in death on June 9, 2008.
Alves Donal âDonâ OâKeefe
Feb. 28, 1931 - Nov. 16, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Alves Donal âDonâ OâKeefe, 82, a lifetime Plymouth resident, passed away at 12:04 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at his sisterâs residence, where he had been living for the past year.
The son of Alves D. and Doris M. VanVactor OâKeefe, Don was born Feb. 28, 1931 in Ft. Wayne. A 1950 graduate of Plymouth High School, Don also attended Chicago Tech.
Don served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
Rose O. Proffitt
March 11, 1917 - Nov. 15, 2013
VALPARAISO âÂ Rose O. Proffitt, 96, of Valparaiso passed away Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. She was born March 11, 1917 in Chicago. She was a Patricia Stevens Model in Chicago, a business woman, Proffittâs Boat Rental on Spectacle Lake and superintendent of the open flower shower at the Porter County fair for over 25 years, a lifetime member of the Womanâs Club, also a 50 year + member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was the âWorthy Matronâ in 1966. She was also a homemaker.
March 18, 1929 - Nov. 13, 2013
WALKERTON âÂ John McClellan Stull, 84, of Walkerton, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at the Hospice House, in South Bend.
John was born March 18, 1929, in Marshall County, to Glenn and Opal (Whiteman) Stull. John married the former Betty J. Nye on Oct. 15, 1950, in Tyner. He owned the Steven Crane Company, J.P.L.P. Gas, and the Discount Carpet Center. He was a 50 year member of the Tyner IOOF Lodge #821 and the Tyner United Methodist Church.
Aug. 10, 1939 â Nov. 14, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Lifetime Plymouth resident Roxanne Croy, 74, passed away at 5:40 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 in her home under the loving care of her family and hospice.
The daughter of James âRedâ Edward and Violet âBobâ G. Fear Elliott, Roxanne was born on Aug. 10, 1939 in Plymouth. She was a 1958 graduate of Plymouth High School.
Before she was able to go to college, her future husband, Robert âBobâ Croy, stole her heart. Roxanne and Bob were married April 28, 1959 in Plymouth.
Robert Noel Spowart
Aug. 17, 1948 - Nov. 11, 2013
CULVER â Robert Noel Spowart, of Culver and Englewood, Fla., 65, passed away after a brief battle with cancer.
April 13, 1912 - Nov. 13, 2013
BREMEN âÂ Marion Ratliff, 101, of Bremen passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at Bremen Health Care Center. She was born on April 13, 1912 in Stockton, Ill. to Lewis and Maggie Reed. Marion was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene.
Marion is survived by two daughters, Betty (Robert) Spruit of Bremen and Carol (Ed) Swansfeger of Kansas; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Ratliff and a daughter, Anna Reynolds.
Margaret Ann Enders
Sept. 2, 1944 â Nov. 14, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Margaret Ann Enders, 69, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 in Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
The daughter of Floyd and Dorothy Holt Yeager, Margaret was born on Sept. 2, 1944, in Streator, Ill.Â
Margaret and Albert Enders were united in marriage in Streator, Ill.
Herman E. Enyeart
June 29, 1939 - Nov. 13, 2013
WABASH â Herman E. Enyeart, 74, of Wabash, went home to be with the Lord at 12:27 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born June 29, 1939 in Wabash County to Herbert and Garnett (Sharp) Enyeart.