Archive - Obituary
Ruth E. Beachy
Jan. 28, 2013
BREMEN âÂ 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.
Norma B. Dillingham
Jan. 28, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Norma B. Dillingham, 92, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, in Majors Hospital, Shelbyville.
She is survived by sons, Timothy N. and Robert Lewis.
Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will follow visitation at 3 p.m. in the funeral home.
Burial will be in the New Oakhill Cemetery following the services.
Beulah Y. Philbrook
April 19, 1921-Jan. 27, 2013
ELKHART âÂ Mrs. Beulah Y. Philbrook, 91, of Elkhart, passed away at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Valley View of Elkhart on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013 following an extended illness.
She was born the youngest of 10 children April 19, 1921 in Marshall County to the late Watson S. and Mary Alice (Andrews) York. On Valentineâs Day in 1942 she married Everett G. Philbrook in East Haven, Conn. He passed away in Elkhart in 2000. She is also preceded in death by her nine siblings.
Jan. 29, 1961-Jan. 27, 2013
LAKEVILLE â YolandaÂ Fonseca, 51, of Lakeville, passed away at 10:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family, following an illness.Â
Yolanda was born Jan. 29, 1961, in Blue Island, Ill., to Israel Sr. and Martha (Olivarez) Fonseca. Yolanda had been employed by NISCO, (Nishikawa Standard Company, LLC), in Bremen, before her illness. She was a member of Saint Michael Catholic Church, in Plymouth. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
George Davenport Jr.
Feb. 5, 1935-Jan. 23, 2013
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. â George Davenport Jr., formerly of Lapaz, passed peacefully with his son at his bedside, Wednesday, Jan. 23 atÂ a nursing facility outside of Knoxville, Tenn.Â
George was born Feb.Â 5, 1935 to George and Mabel Davenport on the family farm 2 miles east of Lapaz where he and his wife Paula Marie built their home andÂ raised three children, Kim Marie, Jodi Kay, and RickÂ GeorgeÂ lll.
Adah I. Haycraft Keiser
January 24, 2013
WALKERTON â Adah I. Haycraft Keiser, 101, entered into Godâs arms Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 at Millerâs Merry Manor in Walkerton.
Ramona Dee Cook
Oct. 20, 1962 - Jan. 25, 2013
SOUTH BEND â Ramona Dee (Robb) Cook, 50, a resident of South Bend, formerly of Plymouth, passed away unexpectedly in Memorial Hospital, South Bend. Mona was enrolled in the Indiana Organ Procurement Program where she has now provided life and hope for many. She joined her mother and others who have gone before, at 9:46 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.
Nicholas A. Rhoads
Jan. 4, 1978 - Jan. 15, 2013
LOS ANGELES â Nicholas A. Rhoads, 35, passed away in Los Angeles, Calif. on Wednesday morning, Jan. 16, 2013.
Nicholas was born Jan. 4, 1978 in South Bend to Arnold and Patricia (Buschman) Rhoads. He spent most of his life in the Plymouth area. He attended Ancilla College and Purdue University.
Oscar âOzâ B. Smith Jr.
Jan. 26, 2013
LaPORTE âÂ Oscar âOzâ B. Smith Jr., 89, died Jan. 26, 2013 at his home.
He is survived by his wife, Georgiana; sons, Gary (Cathy) Smith of Woodbridge, Va., Michael G. (Gloria) Smith of LaPorte; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Visitation was Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 at Braman & Sons Memorial Chapel, 108 S. Main St., Knox from 6 to 7 p.m. CST with a Masonic service to follow. Funeral services will be held today at 2:30 p.m. CST at the funeral home with visitation from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Betty L. Harper
Jan. 26, 2013
Alma Marybell Dennie
Sept. 18, 1914-Jan. 26, 2013
PLYMOUTH âÂ Alma Marybell Dennie, 98, of Plymouth passed away Jan. 26, 2013 at 1:15 a.m. at Millerâs Merry Manor of Plymouth. She had been in declining health for the past year.
She was born Sept. 14, 1914 in Elwood to Day and Martha (Mophet) Yarling. Alma had lived in the Argos community all of her life.
On Aug. 12, 1933 in Argos, she married Chancey J. Dennie; he preceded her Dec. 20, 1995.