Archive - Obituary
June 1st, 2012
Marion C. Jolly
Jan. 5, 1931-May 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” A Cook Lake resident since 1954, Marion C. Jolly, 81, passed away at 1:34 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012 of a cancer related illness in Memorial Hospital, South Bend. As a Christian man he was a dedicated husband, supportive father, grandfather, helpful neighbor and friend to many.
Marion was born in Stillwell Jan. 5, 1931, the only son of Merlin L. and Bertha A. (Hancock) Jolly and was joined by two sisters. In 1939 the family moved to Plymouth.
Aug. 18, 1920-May 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Marjorie Ione Gross, 91, of Plymouth, passed away at 12:50 a.m., Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
Marjorie I. Gross
May 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Marjorie I. Gross, 91, of Plymouth died May 29, 2012 at 12:50 a.m. at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Visitation is Saturday, June 2, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Funeral is Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Burial will be in New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
A full obituary will appear in a later edition.
May 24, 2012
May 26, 2012
ROCHESTER â€”Â Carol Melton, 70, of Rochester died Saturday, May 26, at 9:13 a.m.Â at home.
She is survived byÂ two daughters, Denise (Chris) Coffing of Macy, Merry Coleman of Rochester; two sons, Joe (Stacy) Gamble of Rochester, and Andrew Coleman of Florida; five grandchildren; two sisters, Barb Hunter of Macy, Melva Hunter of Macy; a brother, Steve (Carrie)Â Hunter of Rochester.
Katherine Diane Sallee
September 30, 1954 â€“ May 26, 2012
KNOX â€“ Katherine Diane (Ottow) Sallee, 57, passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at her home in Starke County after a long fight with cancer.
Kathy was born in Fort Mead, Maryland to Charles T. and Velma R. (Samuels) Ottow Sept. 30, 1954. She graduated from Plymouth High School with the Class of 1972.
Her husband Vince Sallee of Knox, has been her lifelong partner since the age of 15.
Kathy drove a bus for Starke County Schools for 17 years. She loved to scrapbook, ride horses and motorcycles with her husband.
Jenna Elizabeth Holland
Jan. 17, 2010-May 25, 2012
BOURBON â€”Â Jenna Elizabeth Holland, 2, of Bourbon died at 8:40 a.m., Friday, May 25, 2012 at Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis.
She was born Jan. 17, 2010 in South Bend to William and Danielle (Kreft) Holland of Bourbon.
March 24, 1937-May 26, 2012
LaPAZ â€”Â Nancy Shepherd, 75, of LaPaz died Saturday May 26, 2012 at home surrounded by her family.
Nancy was born the daughter of John C. and Lottie L. Logan Snyder March 24, 1937 in Sulfur, Ky. She grew up on a huge farm in Kentucky, where she learned to swim even before she could walk.
She graduated from Tremble County High School in Bedford, Ky. with the class of 1962. In her youth she participated in beauty contests and cheerleading.
Nancy took James Shepherd as her husband, they were married for 34 years until the time of his death.
Marjorie Fern Treesh
Nov. 1, 1941-May 26, 2012Â
PLYMOUTH â€” Marjorie Fern Treesh, 70, a resident of Windmill Drive, Plymouth since October of 2000, died following an extended illness at 3:13 a.m. Saturday, May 26, 2012 in the Pilgrim Manor Care Facility of Plymouth.
She had a great love of life and her family especially spending time with grand and great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by them all.
Fern was born in South Bend Nov. 1, 1941, the daughter of Kenneth S. and Anna J. (Wallace) Stockberger. She attended Argos Schools.
May 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Karl Olson, 92, of Plymouth, died at 8:10 a.m.Thursday in the Bremen Healthcare Center.
Visitation will be held at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 29. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the St. Michael Catholic Church, Plymouth.
A complete obituary will be printed in the Saturday edition of the Pilot News.
Jenny M. Reid
May 24, 2012
CULVER â€” Jenny Margot Reid, 64, of Culver, died at 12:45 a.m. Thursday in the Hospice House of St. Joseph County.
Mary Ann Rankin
May 20, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mary Ann Rankin, 94, of 635 Oakhill Ave., Plymouth, died at 12:55 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2012, at Miller's Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
She is survived by her husband, George L. Rankin of Plymouth; daughter, Karen Roush of Mishawaka; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth is handling the arrangements. There will be no services.
Memories may be shared at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com.
Leon D. Hochstedler
May 22, 2012