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March 5th, 2013

Marie E. Redman

March 5, 2013

Marie E. Redman
Aug. 29, 1922 - March 4, 2013
BREMEN — Marie E. Redman, 90, of Bremen, passed away peacefully Monday, March 4, 2013.

Iris Gerlea Jenney

March 5, 2013

Iris Gerlea Jenney
March 29, 1926 - March 2, 2013
PLYMOUTH — Iris Gerlea Jenney, 86, passed away in Memorial Hospital, South Bend, at 6:20 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013. She has been a Plymouth resident of Miller’s Assisted Living since 2009 coming from Ames, Iowa.
Born in Redwood, Va., on March 29, 1926, Iris was the daughter of Phil Titus and Annie Elizabeth (Chitwood) Dudley.
She graduated from Callaway High School in Callaway, Va. with the class of 1944 and from Washington Bible College in 1954 after attending part time for her degree for 11 years.

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March 5, 2013

Bessie E. Blosser
March 3, 2013
NAPPANEE — Bessie E. Blosser, 91, of Nappanee, died Sunday, March 3, at 1 p.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor in Wakarusa.
Surviving are daughters, Sharon K. (David) Bean, and Anita Blosser, both of Nappanee; one grandchild; and sister, Treva Herr of Nappanee.

March 4th

Rev. Paul M. Cecrle

March 4, 2013

Rev. Paul M. Cecrle
Nov. 9, 1926 - Feb. 28, 2013
ROCHESTER — Rev. Paul M. Cecrle, 86, Rochester, passed away at 10:34 p.m. Thursday Feb. 28, 2013 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.
He was born Nov. 9, 1926 in Starke County, the son of Edward and Ruth (Reynolds) Cecrle. During World War II he served with the United States Army Air Corps. After being discharged from the military, he enrolled and graduated from the Tulsa Bible College in Tulsa, Okla. On June 23, 1950 in South Bend, he married Beverly I. Klapp. She preceded him in death Feb. 17, 2004.

LeRoy L. Brouette

March 4, 2013

LeRoy L. Brouette
Feb. 3, 1931 - March 2, 2013
PLYMOUTH — LeRoy Leonard Brouette, 82, passed away at his home at 1:26 a.m., Saturday, March 2, 2013.
Born in Blue Island, Ill. on Feb. 3, 1931, Lee was the son of Edward Joseph and Emily W. (Burmeister) Brouette.
He worked for 44 years as an engineer on a railroad.
In 1951, Lee enlisted in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged in 1955.
On July 7, 1954, in Chicago, he and his devoted wife, Mary E. Cammack were married.

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March 4, 2013

Sharon L. Drobitsch
March 1, 2013
PLYMOUTH — Sharon L. Drobitsch, 66, of Plymouth died of natural causes at 10:37 a.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, in Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
She is survived by a daughter, Cindy M. (Justin M.) Wojdyla, Naperville, Ill.; a son, Brian M. Drobitsch of Plymouth; one grandchild; a sister, Marlene (Gary) Pecka, Moline, Ill.; and a brother, Ron Menges.

March 2nd

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March 3, 2013

Sandra M. Hood
Feb. 25, 2013
DANVILLE — Sandra M. Hood, 61, of Danville died Feb. 25, 2013 at 7:08 p.m. in Indianapolis.
She is survived by her son, Cody Hood of Leiters Ford; daughters, Jessica (Glen) Sutherland of Fort Wayne, Charity Shields of Danville; brothers, Stacy (Lisa) Hartle of Culver, Kenneth Hartle of Royal Center; sisters, Shelly (Joe) Sheppard of Culver, Stephanie Bilby of Rochester, Sue Ellen Sedlacek of Galveston; and four grandchildren.

March 1st

Death notices 3-1-13

March 1, 2013

Korben P. Husband
Feb. 27, 2013
KNOX — Korben P. Husband, 8 weeks, died Feb. 27, 2013 in IU Health Starke Hospital, Knox. Survivors include his parents, Donald Husband and Alicia Singleton; one sister, Josephine Rowe; one brother, Johnny Rowe and grandparents, Nicholas and Kathleen Husband, both of Knox.
There will be no services or visitation. Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel is handling arrangements. To leave online condolences, go to

Bradley D. Hollar
Feb. 27, 2013

Frank Polletta

March 1, 2013

Frank Polletta
March 17, 1927 - Feb. 27, 2013
PLYMOUTH — Frank Polletta, 85, peacefully entered eternal life at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, in Miller’s Merry Manor Plymouth.
He was born at home in Steger, Ill., on March 17, 1927, the son of Frank and Asunta (Stella) Polletta.
He graduated from Bloom High School in Chicago Heights, Ill., and enlisted in the United States Navy, serving during WWII and was honorably discharged Aug. 2, 1946.

February 28th

Death notices 2-28-13

February 28, 2013

Frank Polletta
Feb. 27, 2013
PLYMOUTH — Frank Polletta, 85, of Plymouth, died Wednesday morning in the Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred E. (Laudanskis) Polletta; a daughter, Barbara (Greg) Fox; a daughter-in-law, Barbie Polletta; a sister-in-law, Alice Hite and numerous grand and great-grandchildren.

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