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November 19th, 2012

Jacqueline Lou Heeter Xaver

November 19, 2012

Jacqueline Lou Heeter Xaver
July 2, 1931-Nov. 16, 2012
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Jacqueline Lou Heeter Xaver passed away Nov. 16, 2012. Her husband of 62 years, Gerald Xaver, held her hand while all their seven children gathered, prayed, and held vigil together.

Death notice 11-19-12

November 19, 2012

Mary E. (Beam) Gridley
Nov. 18, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Mary E. (Beam) Gridley, 87, of Plymouth, died Sunday morning in the Grace Village Health Care Facility in Winona Lake.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, Nov. 21 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Services will immediately follow at 3 p.m. in the funeral home, with burial in the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Memorial gifts may be given to the First United Church of Christ or the Macular Degeneration Foundation.

November 18th

Death notice 11-17-12

November 18, 2012

Joan A. Ellinger
Nov. 15, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Joan A. Ellinger, 86, of Plymouth died Nov. 15, 2012 at 5:05 a.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Visitation is Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Funeral is Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Burial will be at New Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

E. Allen Becker
Nov. 14, 2012
CULVER — E. Allen Becker of Culver died Wednesday, Nov. 14 following a brief battle against cancer.

Elizabeth L. Doyle

November 18, 2012

Elizabeth L. Doyle
March 9, 1932 – Nov. 14, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Elizabeth L. Doyle, 80, passed away at 1:47 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 in St. Joseph Regional Med Center, Plymouth.
Betty was born March 9, 1932 in South Bend to Frank and Mary (Szucs) Blankert. She was a hairdresser employed by Vivian’s in South Bend, a member of Our Lady of Hungary Church and its St. Anne Society. May 1, 1954 in Our Lady of Hungary Church, she married James L. Doyle who survives.

Ruth Roose

November 18, 2012

Ruth Roose
May 23, 1911-Nov. 15, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Ruth A. Roose, 101, of Plymouth died at 4:08 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.
Ruth was born May 23, 1911, in Plymouth, to George and Edith (Anderson) Staley.
Ruth became the bride of Albert L. Roose, Oct. 25, 1930. Albert passed away Feb. 13, 1966.

November 16th

Harold D. Gardner

November 16, 2012

Harold D. Gardner
Dec. 26, 1919-Nov. 13, 2012
ROCHESTER — Harold D. Gardner, 92, of Rochester, formerly of Argos, died Nov. 13, 2012 at 9:35 p.m. at Life Care Center of Rochester. He had been in declining health for a couple of years.
He was born Dec. 26, 1919 in Tyner to Ben and Blanche (Sponseller) Gardner. He lived in the Argos community all of his adult life.
He first married Caroline Sinclair who preceded in 1958; he then married Velma Smith Dec. 23, 1960 in Akron.
He was a farmer and worked at Studebaker as a pressman.

Aleta M. Montague

November 16, 2012

Aleta M. Montague
Sept. 27, 1946-Nov. 13, 2012
WINONA LAKE — Aleta M. Montague, 66, a Warsaw-Winona Lake resident most of her life, died in Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at 10:57 a.m., following a brief illness.
Born in Detroit, Mich. Sept. 27, 1946, Aleta was the daughter of Winston G. and Anna Marie King Montague.
She was a 1964 graduate of Triton High School, Bourbon.
Aleta had worked at R.R. Donnelley in Warsaw as a machine operator, retiring in 2011.

Death notices 11-16-12

November 16, 2012

Ruth A. Roose
Nov. 15, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Ruth A. Roose, 101, of Plymouth died Nov. 15, 2012 at 4:08 a.m. at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home.
Visitation will be Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth, where funeral services will immediately follow at 3 p.m.
Burial will be at New Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Dale K. Petersen
Nov. 15, 2012
ROCHESTER — Dale K. Petersen, 89, of Rochester died Nov. 15 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.

Mary Ann (Underwood) Summy

November 16, 2012

Mary Ann (Underwood) Summy
Jan. 5, 1926-Nov. 13, 2012
NAPLES, Fla. — Mary Ann (Underwood) Summy, born Jan. 5, 1926 in Plymouth, died, Nov. 13, 2012.
She was married to her loving husband, Russell D. (Ward) Summy in 1945. He preceded her in death in 1986. She is survived by son, Gary (Laurie) Summy and daughter, Susan (Jim) Mishler. Four grandchildren were the love and joy of her life; Kathryn Mishler and Emily (Mishler) Rupchock, and Kyle and Gregory Summy.

Joan Ellinger

November 16, 2012

Joan Ellinger
March 10, 1926-Nov. 15, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Joan A. Ellinger, 86, of Plymouth, passed away at 5:05 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Miller’s Merry Manor, in Plymouth.

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