Archive - Obituary
July 23rd, 2012
July 20, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Jessie I. Snyder, 99, of Bremen, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at 12:08 p.m., at her home.
She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Lee of Argos; her two sons, Stephen (Margie) Snyder of South Bend and Stewart (Rosemary) Snyder of Plymouth; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 25, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth.
Robert Henry Langdon
Aug. 22, 1920-July 14, 2012
TERRE HAUTE â€”Â Robert Henry Langdon, 91, of Terre Haute passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012 in Union Hospital. He was born Aug. 22, 1920 in Plymouth to James H. Langdon and Edna Freyman Langdon. Robert was a leading sales representative for DX and DA Lubricant companies from 1948-1983. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Alice Klein Langdon.
Margaret (Peggy) Young
Nov. 15, 1921-July 16, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Margaret L. â€śPeggyâ€ť Young, 90, of Plymouth, passed away at 12:38 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2012, at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, in Plymouth.
Margaret was born Nov. 15, 1921, in Michigan Town, to Ray and Flossie (Whiteman) Russell. Margaret became the bride of Gordon Young, in May of 1939. Gordon preceded Margaret in death Aug. 1, 1970. Together they raised their six children. They had lived in the Marshall County Area, since 1951.
Sharon (Back) Anderson
July 12, 2012
LAKEVILLE â€” Sharon (Back) Anderson, 61, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Lakeville, died July 12, 2012 in Arizona.
Survivors include: her husband, David Anderson of Phoenix; two daughters, Fawn Pingel of Hobart and Tina Phillips of Elkhart; one son, David Anderson Jr. of Phoenix; her mother, Mattie Watson of Mishawaka; one brother, Terry Martin-Back of Gainesville, Fla.; one sister, Lori Hillman of Santa Fe, Texas; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.Â
Warren R. Harner
Feb. 8, 1940 â€“ July 15, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Warren R. Harner, 72, a lifetime Plymouth resident was called home at 4:05 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2012. His passing, following an illness, occurred at his residence of over 40 years on State Road 17 in Plymouth with his loving family at his side.
Warren was born in Bremen Feb. 8, 1940, the son of Leander â€śLeeâ€ť and Edith E. (Huff) Harner. He was a 1959 graduate of West High School.
RichardÂ E. Taylor Sr.
July 14, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Richard E. Taylor Sr., 90, a lifetime Marshall County resident, died July 14, 2012, in the Life Care Center of Rochester.
He is survived by a daughter, Beverly J. and Joda J. Hoeffler, Plymouth; and two sons, Thomas E. and Janet R. Taylor, Plymouth and Richard E. and Julie Taylor Jr., Nappanee; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild; a sister, Roma Jones and a brother, Walter â€śMikeâ€ť Taylor, both of Plymouth.
Maxine R. Hayes
Nov. 27, 1920-July 15, 2012
BOURBON â€”Â Maxine R. Hayes, 91, of the Bourbon and Plymouth area, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 12:23 a.m. in Bremen Health Care Center.
She was born Nov. 27, 1920 at Bourbon to Ralph Hanes and Bessie Marie Ames Hanes. She was a homemaker and had worked and retired from Ristance Wire Co. of Bremen. She enjoyed sewing, embroidery, handicrafts, gardening, â€śgoing to the spaâ€ť, sulky horse racing and spending time with her family.
Alice June Rogers
June 24, 1918 â€“ July 11, 2012
CULVER â€”Â Alice June Rogers, 94, of Culver passed away July 11, 2012 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor in Culver.
Alice was born June 24, 1918 to Elijah and Minnie (Starnes) Lewis in Westboro, Mo. She grew up in Iowa where she graduated high school in Coin, Iowa. She worked in a munitions factory as an inspector during the War years. It was there she met her future husband. May 29, 1946 she was married to Robert Rogers in Kansas City, Mo. and they relocated back to Indiana. He preceded her in death May 4, 1980.
Dr. Barbara Jean Martin
Sept. 27, 1951-July 5, 2012
FAIRFAX, Va. â€”Â Barbara lost her battle with cancer July 5, 2012 in Fairfax, Va.
Joseph R. Blakley
Feb. 5, 1945-July 8, 2012
BREMEN â€” Joseph R. Blakley, 67, of Bremen, went peacefully to be with Jesus Sunday, July 8, 2012 at his home. He was born Feb. 5, 1945 to Harold and Ruth (Jones) Blakley in Adrian, Mich. He married Sylvia Roebuck July 2, 1966.
Joseph honorably served his country in Vietnam. He worked for Universal Bearings in Bremen for more than 13 years. Joseph was a lifetime member of the VFW and a member of St. Paulâ€™s Lutheran Church of Bremen. He was also an avid golfer.