Archive - Obituary
January 16th, 2013
Dale E. Shively
Jan. 14, 2013
NAPPANEE â€”Â Dale E. Shively, 78, of Nappanee, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at his residence.
He is survived by his wife, Doris; daughters, Lisa (Paul) Burris of Wabash, Jenni (Mark) Heeter of Nappanee, and Annette (Randy) Spitaels of Nappanee; son, Steve (Deb) Shively of Wakarusa; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three sisters, Sally (Ernest) Heighway of Richmond, Eleanor (Glen) Deaton of Hope, and Nancy (Larry) McPherron of Plymouth.
Emma Olivia Hughes
April 17, 1914-Nov. 22, 2012
EUSTIS, Fla. â€” Long-time Plymouth resident, Emma Hughes, died on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22, 2012 in Florida where she had lived for the past six years.
Jan. 14, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Dorothy Woolley, 89, a lifetime Marshall County resident, died of natural causes in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth, at 2:50 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
She is survived by two sons, Ronald E. (Carolyn) Woolley and Terry L. (Mary) Woolley; daughter, Gloria (Bill) Espich, all of Plymouth; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Esther (Harry) Paege of South Bend, Norma Williams of Plymouth; and a brother, Robert (Janette) Birk of Roann.
Jan. 13, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Christine Patrick, 62, of Plymouth, formerly Knox, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 in Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation, South Bend.
Survivors include one son, Rick Patrick of South Bend; brothers, Ernest Patrick, Aaron Patrick, Mitch Patrick, Gorman Patrick, Ralph Patrick and Ronald Patrick; and three grandchildren.
Audrey Bowlby Reed
Oct. 1, 1915-Jan. 12, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Audrey Bowlby Reed, 97, passed away at her daughterâ€™s home early Saturday morning. She had been ill the past two weeks.
She was born Oct. 1, 1915 in Norwalk, Ohio to Alexander and Abigail (Long) Spratt.
She married Robert Bowlby Oct. 1, 1937 in Elkhart. He died Sept. 26, 1985. She later married George Reed Jan. 11, 1989 in Hawaii. He died March 8, 2005.
Hudson Andrew Miller
Jan. 9, 2013-Jan. 9, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Hudson Andrew Miller, Plymouth, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
Hudson was born Jan. 9, 2013, in Plymouth, to Andrew and Elizabeth (Holmes) Miller.Â
Hudson is survived by his parents, Andrew and Elizabeth Miller of Plymouth; his sisters, Isabelle and Sophia both at home; his grandparents, Tom and Kathryn Holmes of Plymouth and Dan and Jane Miller of Plymouth.
~PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICES WERE HELD~
THE REV. PAT PUGLISI, OFFICIATING
John A. Ketcham
Jan. 10, 2013
HAMLET â€” John A. Ketcham, 71, died Jan. 10, 2013 in his home.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer; three daughters, Anna King of Hamlet, Debra (Tom) Boggess of LaPorte and Jackie (Mike) Garland of Minnesota; one son, Ray (Lisa) Ketcham of Plymouth; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four sisters, Sharon Williams and Brenda Tharpe, both of Knox, Marilyn Rowe of Plymouth and Linda Townley of Curtis, Mich. and two brothers, James Ketcham of Plymouth and Ron Ketcham of Winamac.
June 23, 1927-Jan. 10, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Donald J. Bowser, age 85, of Plymouth, passed away at 9:49 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.Â
Don was born June 23, 1927, in St. Joseph County, to Elmer and Letha (Bowen) Bowser. Don, and the former Donna Cripe, were married Aug. 28, 1948. Donna preceded Don in death Oct. 3, 2008. Don married the former Phyllis Hutton, in a ceremony at the Church of Christ in Plymouth, Oct. 13, 2009.
Anna Marie Kelley
Jan. 7, 2013
ROCHESTER â€”Â Anna Marie Kelley, 95, of Rochester, formerly of Plymouth, died Jan. 7, 2013 at 10:03 p.m. at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.
She is survived by daughters, Mariam J. Wagenknecht of Rochester, Sheila (Larry) Shivers of Argos, Janet (Jim) Saunders of Plymouth, Sandra (Raymond) Copas of Bloomington; sons, James â€śEdâ€ť (Susan) Kelley of Rochester, Richard (Marcia) Kelley of Lake Worth, Fla.; Walter E. (Deloris) Kelley of Plymouth; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Betty Taulbe of South Bend.
Charles D. Martin
Aug. 8, 1926-Jan. 8, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Charles Duane Martin, 86, of Plymouth, passed away in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center-Plymouth Campus, on Tuesday evening, Jan. 8, 2013.
Charles was born on the 8th of August, 1926, in Alfordsville, the son of Charles O. and Belvia (Fields) Martin.
He graduated from Alfordsville High School and then attended Tech School where he studied auto body repair.
On July 24, 1944 Charles entered active duty in the United States Navy and served until July 4, 1946.