Archive - Obituary
April 14th, 2013
May 2, 1944 - April 11, 2013
ARGOS ‚ÄĒ¬†John A. Crum, age 68, of Argos, passed away at 4:15 a.m., Thursday, April 11, 2013, at home surrounded by his loving family.
Jan. 19, 1937 ‚Äď April 3, 2013
ORA ‚ÄĒ¬†Marian M. Mahler, 76, of Ora passed away April 3, 2013 at home in the company of her husband.¬†
Marian was born to Lester and Ruth (Gray) Manis on Jan. 19, 1937 in Hammond. Marian was very creative and enjoyed a variety of arts and crafts. She also enjoyed reading and gardening. Marian was a retired U.S. Postmaster as well as a long-time volunteer at the Starke County Humane Society. She loved her family and the LORD.
Donovan ‚ÄėSandy‚Äô Hanes
April 8, 2013
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Donovan ‚ÄúSandy‚ÄĚ L. Hanes Sr., 78, of Plymouth died at 9:45 a.m., Monday, April 8, 2013, at his home.
He is survived by his three daughters, Valerie A. Mosier, Sandra L. Cramer, and Pamela L. Callcut all of Arizona; his son, Walter A. Hanes of Arizona; and five grandchildren.
There will be no services or visitation held at this time.
The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth is handling the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com
Shirley A. Eyrich
Oct. 22, 1935-April 10, 2013
BOURBON ‚ÄĒ Shirley A. Eyrich, 77, a resident of Bourbon, passed away at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at home in the care of her family.
Shirley was born the daughter of Ernest I. Dickey and Leota Velda Haney Dickey on Oct. 22, 1935 in Tippecanoe. She was a 1953 graduate of Tippecanoe High School and was a lifelong resident of the Bourbon area.
Kerry A. Pinder
Dec. 18, 1968-April 7, 2013
CULVER ‚ÄĒ Kerry A. Pinder, 44, of Culver joined his beloved sister, Deanna and cousin, Liz, with the Lord on Sunday, April 7, 2013.
Born Dec. 18, 1968 in Chicago, he was the son of Jerry and Beverly (Hood) Pinder. On Dec. 21, 1996, he married Stephanie D. Hinds. She survives.
Kerry was a 1987 Plymouth High School graduate. He attended Northwestern Technical College in Lima, Ohio from 1987 to 1988 and was also a 2001 graduate of Ivy Tech School of Nursing.
Russell E. ‚ÄėPete‚Äô Peterson
Jan. 17, 1925 ‚Äď April 7, 2013
ELKHART ‚ÄĒ Russell E. ‚ÄúPete‚ÄĚ Peterson, 88, of Elkhart, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Sunday (April 7, 2013) at his home. He was born Jan. 17, 1925 in Plymouth to Edward and Susie (Clark) Peterson.
Alice May Hartman
May 8, 1934-April 7, 2013
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Alice May Hartman, 78, of Plymouth died April 7, 2013 at 7:50 a.m. in Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor, Culver following a short illness.
She was born May 8, 1934 in Culver to Ronald C. and Claribel K. (Scott) Quivey. She lived her whole life in Marshall County.
On June 20, 1959 at Poplar Grove United Methodist Church in Culver she married Darwin Hartman.
Elaine M. Erikson
April 8, 2013
WALKERTON ‚ÄĒ¬†Elaine M. Erikson, 88, of Walkerton died Monday April 8, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Hollis ‚ÄúHolly‚ÄĚ (George) Elia of North Liberty.
Cremation has taken place. Nusbaum-Elkin Funeral Home, 408 Roosevelt Road, Walkerton was entrusted with arrangements.
Dorothy L. Horn
April 8, 2013
ROCHESTER ‚ÄĒ Dorothy L. Horn, 96, of Rochester died at 5:50 a.m. Monday, April 8 at Hickory Creek of Rochester.
Lydia Mae (Miller) Schmucker
April 7, 2013
NAPPANEE ‚ÄĒ¬†Lydia Mae (Miller) Schmucker, 83, of Nappanee, died at 7:45 p.m., Sunday, April 7, 2013 at her residence.
Surviving are her children, Marvin (Ruth) Schmucker, Barbara (Jeff) Smith, both of Goshen, Raymond Schmucker, North Webster, John (Kati) Schmucker, Wakarusa, Mary Esther (Norman) Slabaugh, Etna Green, Emmon (Dana) Schmucker, Goshen, Katie Ann (Lloyd) Slabaugh, Nappanee, Daniel (Ruth) Schmucker, Wakarusa; 24 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Susie (David) Miller, Blair, Wis.
William D Tanner
Feb. 13, 1943-April 5, 2013
SOUTH BEND ‚ÄĒ William Dale Tanner, 70, died at 3:55 p.m. April 5, at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor in Plymouth, following a lengthy struggle with dementia. His family was at his bedside.
Bill was born in Plymouth, to Robert and Virginia Ruggles Tanner, and resided in and around Plymouth most of his life.