Archive - Obituary
July 3rd, 2012
Louise Ethel Kelley
March 12, 1923-July 2, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Louise Ethel Gifford Kelley, 89, a Plymouth resident since 2007, passed away at 2:40 a.m. Monday, July 2, 2012 in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. She had previously lived in the state of Massachusetts, Hobart; Merrillville; Gary and Culver.
The daughter of Thomas Albert and Edna Jerome Myrick Gifford, Louise was born March 12, 1923 in Acushnet, Mass. She was a 1941 graduate of New Bedford High School in Massachusetts. She had furthered her education by taking courses in Bookkeeping.
Mary Lou Mullins
June 30, 2012
Dec. 27, 1995-June 28, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Vincent âCodyâ Poczik, 16, of Plymouth, passed away at 8:54 p.m., Thursday, June 28, 2012. He was a member of the Plymouth High School class of 2014.
Cody was born in South Bend Dec. 27, 1995 and is the son of Vincent W. and Lisa J. (Naylor) Poczik of Plymouth. He is also survived by two sisters and a brother; Lacy J., Carly E. and Donny C.; his Gram, Jayne E. Aker and his Little PawPaw, Kent T. Naylor both of Plymouth and his Big PawPaw and Nana, Vincent W. and Debra A. Poczik of South Bend.
Hunter James Brandt
June 28, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Hunter James Brandt, 16, of Plymouth died at 8:54 p.m., Thursday, June 28, 2012.
He is survived by his parents, James âIanâ and Terri (Zieman) Brandt of Plymouth; twin sister, Emmelyn C. Brandt; a brother, Cameron M. Marlow; and a sister, Caley E. Marlow.
A community celebration of life service in union with the Cody Poczik family will be held Monday, July 2 at 7 p.m. in the Plymouth Wesleyan Church, 11203 S. Michigan St. Plymouth. There will be no visitation.
Kathryn W. Blocker
April 2, 1924 â June 26, 2012
ARGOS â Kathryn Willadean (Mrs. Herbert) Blocker, 88, a lifetime Marshall County resident of Argos, passed away Tuesday evening, June 26, 2012 at 9:42 p.m. in the Memorial Hospital of South Bend unexpectedly following a brief illness.
Since 1951, Kathryn had lived on the same family homestead where she was born to Raymond Ellsworth and Mildred Emaline (Dinsmore Price) Overmyer April 2, 1924.
Velma Bernice Mangus
Dec. 14, 1918-June 26, 2012
LaPAZ âÂ Velma Bernice Mangus, 93, passed away at 5:27 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at the Bremen Hospital, Bremen. Velma was born Dec. 14, 1918 in Teegarden to the late Nelson and Gertrude (Harley) Baughman.
She has been a lifelong area resident having lived on the farm on Tyler Road for more than 60 years. May 10, 1941 in North Liberty, she married Quinten Mangus who preceded her in death Sept. 5, 2000.
June 23, 2012
KEWANNA âÂ Maebelle Scaife, 69, of Kewanna died at 1:40 a.m., Saturday, June 23, 2012 at St. Vincent Seton Specialty, Indianapolis.
Dorothy Ann Heinlein
Nov. 14, 1938
KEENE, Texas âÂ With profound sadness we announce the passing of Dorothy Ann Heinlein Wednesday, June 20, 2012. After a long and courageous battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis, Dorothy (fondly known as Dot) passed peacefully with her daughter Debbie and son Larry by her side.Â
James R. Menges
Aug. 20, 1942-June 23, 2012
Elsie Kathleen Kirby Hanes
Dec. 4, 1922-June 22, 2012
BOURBON âÂ Former resident of Bourbon, Edmond, Okla. and current resident of Florence, S.C. died June 22, 2012 at The Methodist Manor of the Pee Dee in Florence, S.C.
Elsie Kathleen Kirby was born Dec. 4, 1922 in the family home at Pacolet Mills, S.C. in Spartanburg County. Kathleen was the first child of MayBelle Seay Kirby and Archie Kirby. She attended South Carolina Local Schools and graduated from Fair Forest High School in the class of 1939.