Archive - Obituary
October 30th, 2012
Marion M. Reynard
Feb. 15, 1936 â Oct. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Marion M. Reynard, 76, of Plymouth, for the past 26 years, died of natural causes at 11:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 in Millerâs Merry Manor.
Marion was born in Kutztown, Pa. Feb. 15, 1936. She was the daughter of Frank D. and Rose (Lamb) Merkel.
She attended Kutztown High School, and Nov. 4, 1961 Marion married Harold W. Reynard in Breinigsville, Pa.
Lesa Greathouse Barker
Oct. 25, 2012
ROCHESTER âÂ Lesa Greathouse Barker, 48, Rochester, died at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, Don; her daughter, Savannah Jo Boone; mother, Linda Barker of Bloomfield; father, Larry (Delores) Greathouse of Fishers; a sister, Cindy (Nathan) Schulte of Bloomfield; a brother, Anthony (Lexi) Greathouse of Monticello; and two stepdaughters, Ashley Boone and Lindsay Boone. Â Â
Dolores G. Clemons
Oct. 24, 2012Â
KNOX âÂ Dolores G. Clemons, 83, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 in IU Health, LaPorte Hospital.
Survivors include: one son, Joe (Libby) Clemons of Argos; two daughters, Judy Cook of Ft. Wayne and Janice (Jerry) Salyers of Knox; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Phyllis Rees of Sun City, Ariz. and one brother, Wayne Alberding of North Judson.
Richard C. Dixon
March 18, 1948-Oct. 22, 2012
TITUSVILLE, Fla. âÂ Richard C. Dixon, 64, of Titusville, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012.Â
He was born March 18, 1948 in Plymouth.Â
Richard had a variety of passions, and he put his heart and soul into everything he did. He never shied away from helping anyone and was always there to lend a helping hand to those who needed it.
Kenneth âBuzzâ Keller Sr.
April 12, 1928-Oct. 24, 2012
BOURBON âÂ Kenneth âBuzzâ Keller Sr., 84 of Bourbon, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at 6:37 p.m. in Kosciusko Community Hospital.
Kenneth was born April 12, 1928 at Hobart to William Keller and Rose Block Keller. He was a graduate of Hobart High School and furthered his education at Ball State University and received a masterâs degree at Valparaiso University.
Nancy Baker Eby Marcusson
June 25, 2012
BOURBON âÂ A memorial service for Nancy Baker Eby Marcusson (March, 1925 - June, 2012), will be held at Parks Cemetery in Bourbon Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. According to Nancyâs wishes, her ashes will be interred in the Baker family plot. Anyone who remembers Nancy, a native of Bourbon, and would like to join her family in honoring her memory, is invited to attend.
Ruth Elizabeth Heiney
Oct. 23, 2012
BREMEN âÂ Ruth Elizabeth Heiney, 96, of Bremen, died at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in the Bremen Health Care Center.
D. Ruth Cox
Oct. 28, 1913-Aug. 16, 2012
PLYMOUTH â A memorial service for Dorothy âRuthâ Cox, 98, who passed away Aug. 16, will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Michigan St., Plymouth Saturday, Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of services in the church. Pastors Larry Marhanka and Jeff Herron will officiate.
Ruth was the youngest of three daughters born in Sioux Falls, S.D. to Arthur and Georgianna Chittick. At the age of 3 years, her family moved to Chicago, Ill. so her father could attend law school and later practice law.
May 17, 1955-Oct. 22, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Mark Edward Arvesen, 57, of Plymouth, passed away at 8:33 a.m., Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, as a result of a stroke. Mark had struggled with various health issues for the past 10 years.
Vivian E. Overmyer
April 18, 1914-Oct. 23, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Vivian E. Overmyer 98, Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth, and formerly of Akron passed away at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth.
She was born April 18, 1914 in Rochester, the daughter of Ellsworth and Zella (Essick) Wagoner. She was married to Harold Trout and he preceded her in death in 1950. In 1959, she married Charles Overmyer. He preceded her in death in 1978.
CULVER âÂ Clara Elizabeth Hansen, 89, of Culver, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at Hospice House, South Bend.
Clara was born Dec. 16, 1922 in Warsaw to Walter W. and Bessie (Smith) White. Clara married Winferd Carl Hansen Feb. 1, 1942. Clara has been a longstanding member of Culver Lions Club & VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Clara and her husband started Hansen's Restaurant & Sport Shop in 1957.