Archive - Obituary
May 3rd, 2011
Sister Clarence Caspermeyer PHJC
May 1, 2011
DONALDSON â€” Sister Clarence Caspermeyer, PHJC, 80, of Donaldson, died May 1, 2011 at Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson.
Visitation will take place at 4:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 3 at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson.
Burial will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Donaldson.
Condolences may be made to the family via the funeral homeâ€™s website at www.johnson-danielson.com.
Gerald Feece Jr.
May 2, 2011
Oct. 8, 1926 â€” April 30, 2011
BEAVER DAM, Ky.Â â€” Jack Grimmett, 84, of Beaver Dam, Ky. died Saturday April 30, 2011 at his home.Â
He was born in Crichton, W.V. Oct. 8, 1926, to the late Everet Guy and Elisabeth Wheeler Grimmett.Â He was a truck driver for Gary Transfer, served in the U.S. Navy during WWII, received a Purple Heart when his ship the USS Bush sank, was a member of the DAV, American Legion Post, and also enjoyed fishing and yard work.
E. Lunetta Metcalf
April 29, 2011
WINONA LAKE â€”Â E. Lunetta Metcalf, 97, of Winona Lake, formerly of North Webster, died at 4:14 a.m. Friday, April 29, 2011 at Grace Village Retirement in Winona Lake.
She is survived by a son, Philip (Karilyn) Metcalf of North Webster; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; seven stepgreat-grandchildren; and a sister, Edythe Gordon of Fort Wayne.
Visitation will take place from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 2 at Owen Family Funeral Home, S.R. 13 and 500 N, North Webster.
Gerald Darwin Kuhn
April 15, 1931 â€” April 28, 2011
SEBRING, Fla. â€” Gerald Darwin Kuhn, 80, went home to be with God Thursday, April 28, 2011. He died at the Highlands Regional Medical Center in Sebring, Fla.
He was born to Elmer and Hester Grosvenor Kuhn April 15, 1931, in Bourbon, Ind. He married Maxine Barker in Gainesville, Fla., Oct. 6, 1962.
April 24, 2011
KNOX â€” Evelyn Marsh, 88, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Knox, died Sunday, April 24, in her home.Â
She is survived by sons, Ralph (Sue) Marsh of Leesburg, Fla. and George Marsh of Terre Haute; daughters: Marilyn Rzonca of Lake Worth, Fla., Evelyn (Bruce) Nevins of Leesburg, Fla. and Joan (John) McGrath of Knox; 15 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Jean Dumas of Arizona and Loretta Rarick of Warsaw; and one daughter-in-law, Carolyn Sue Marsh of Lake Worth, Fla.
Robert H. FergusonÂ
July 8, 1931 â€” April 24, 2011
KOONTZ LAKE â€” Robert H. Ferguson, 79, passed away Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011 in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, Ind.Â Ferguson was born July 8, 1931 in Chicago, Ill. to Howard and Evelyn (Houser) Ferguson.Â
He is survived by his very special friend, Frances Christy.Â Also surviving are his good friends, William and Nina Belk and many more friends from the Hoosier Old Wheels Car Club.Â
Betty Jean Kaminski
March 6, 1932 â€”Â April 25, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€” Betty Jean Kaminski, 79, of Parkview Ave., Plymouth, formerly of Argos, died at 10:15 a.m. Monday, April 25, 2011 at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth, following a lengthy illness.
He was born March 6, 1932 in Bartow, Fla., to Jasper and Pansy (Dyson) Anderson and over to the Argos Community in 1955, coming from Dayton, Ohio.
She married Kenneth M. Kaminski March 6, 1952 in Henrietta, Texas. He preceded her in death Feb. 27, 2007. Betty was a housewife.
Clifford Duane Schlabach
Oct. 10, 1949 â€” April 19, 2011Â
DUNEDIN, Fla. â€” Clifford Duane Schlabach, 61, of Dunedin, Fla., passed away April 19, 2011, in the presence of his loving family following a courageous five year battle with cancer.Â
He was an avid photographer and his beautiful photography, good humor and free spirit will be fondly remembered by all who knew him.
Cliff was born to Albert and Kathleen Schlabach Oct. 10, 1949, in Kendallville, Ind.Â His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in St. Petersburg, Fla.Â
Nov. 17, 1922 â€” March 2, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€” DellaMae Lucas, 88, of Plymouth, formerly of Knox, passed away Wednesday, March 2.
DellaMae was born Nov. 17, 1922 in Pulaski County to Oscar and Della (Rhinebarger) DePoy, both deceased. Feb. 15, 1941 she married John E. Lucas. He preceded her in death July 16, 2003.
She and her husband John were caretakers of Round Lake Cemetery for many years, she retired after 14 years as the clerk for the superintendent of the Starke County Highway Department.
Raymond T. Pierson
Dec. 5, 1925 â€” April 25, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€” Raymond T. Pierson, 85, formerly of E. Baker St., Plymouth, died peacefully, surrounded by his loving wife and family in Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home at 3:40 p.m. Monday, April 25, 2011.
Raymond was born in South Bend Dec. 5, 1925 to Louis V. and Victoria Rataczak Pierson. Ray attended school at St. Adelbert and Central High School in South Bend before joining the Navy.Â
He enlisted in the Navy Jan. 3, 1943; he served in the Pacific Theater on the USS Mascorna and the USS Vela Gulf and was honorably discharged April 4, 1946.