Archive - Obituary
November 8th, 2012
William (Bill) Peckham
July 6, 1924-Nov. 7, 2012
BOURBON â€”Â William (Bill) â€śPeckyâ€ť Peckham, 88, of Bourbon, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. in his sonâ€™s home at Atwood. He had been in failing health.
Pecky was born July 6, 1924 in Newport, R.I. to William Peckham and Emma Doole Peckham.
John Henry Anglin Jr.
Oct. 20, 1942-Nov. 4, 2012
WARSAW â€”Â John Henry Anglin Jr., 70, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, 4:20 a.m., at Baraga County Memorial Hospital, Lâ€™Anse, Mich.
He was born Oct. 20, 1942 in Warsaw to John H. and E. â€śBetteâ€ť (Mikesell) Anglin. He was a 1960 graduate of Atwood High School and graduated from Purdue University in 1965 with a degree in forestry.
Staff Sergeant John H. Anglin served in the U.S. Army as an airborne ranger; served with the Indiana Army National Guard and was honorably discharged.
Timothy A. Keilman
Nov. 5, 2012
LAKEVILLE â€”Â Timothy A. Keilman, 54, of Lakeville and formerly of Plymouth, died of natural causes Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at 4:40 a.m. in the Warsaw Meadows.
Sr. Bernice Buescher
Nov. 2, 2012
DONALDSON â€” Sr. Bernice Buescher, PHJC, 97, died at 6:20 p.m. Friday Nov. 2, 2012 in the Catherine Kasper Life Center on the grounds of Ancilla Domini at Donaldson.
She is survived by two brothers, Charles and Ray Buescher.
Visitation will be held Monday, Nov. 5 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Catherine Kasper Home Chapel, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
Funeral will be at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6 in the chapel.
Burial will follow in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Donaldson.
Lois E. Joslin
Oct. 30, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Lois E. Joslin, 100, of Bremen, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 at the Bremen Health Care Center.
She is survived by her son, Donald Guard of Oregon; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen. Burial will follow in the Bremen Cemetery.
Visitation is from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to the Bremen Church of God.
Alice M. Bennett
Nov. 30, 1927-Oct. 31, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Alice M. Bennett, 84, of Plymouth passed away at 4:50 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. She was born Nov. 30, 1927 in South Bend to the late Earl and Gunhild (Homme) Smith. Oct. 5, 1947 in North Liberty she married Rodger D. Bennett.
Daisy N. Stradley
Oct. 30, 2012Â
GROVERTOWN â€”Â Daisy N. Stradley, 93, died Oct. 30, 2012 in Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson.
Survivors include: two sons, James Whitcraft of Grovertown and John Whitcraft of Bellingham, Wash.; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
There will be no services or visitation. Cremation will take place. Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel is handling arrangements. To leave online condolences, go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Violet M. (Fort) Lukac
Oct. 29, 2012
Aug. 12, 1944-Oct. 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Ingwald W. Johnson,Â 68,Â of Plymouth, passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 at his home. He was born Aug. 12, 1944, to Ingwald R. and Arlene (Lawmaster) Johnson, in Argos.
Ingwald was a member of the West High School class of 1962. Years later, he and another member of that class Jerry Wilson, erected a memorial in the old school grounds commemorating the flowing well at the school. He was an active member of the West High School reunion committee.
Gerald L. Pike
Oct. 29, 2012
CULVER â€” Gerald L. Pike, 74, of Culver, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in his residence.
He is survived by his wife, Caroline of Culver; two daughters, Nannette Guard of Madisonville,Tenn., Tammy Miller of New Paris; a son, Sherman Pike of Plymouth; four stepdaughters, Cheryl R. (David) Jones of Bremen, Cara J. (Ron) Button of Bremen, Tracy E. (Chris) Harest of Chicago, Ill., Tonia S. (Tim) Tillotson of Bourbon; brother, Roger A. (Roberta) Pike of Monterey, Tenn.; sister, Carol J. (David) Morgan of Gray Lake, Ill.; 23 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Pauline E. Chapman
April 25, 1915-Oct. 29, 2012
MONTEREY â€”Â Pauline E. Chapman, 97, of Monterey, passed away at 2:36 a.m. Oct. 29, 2012 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.
Pauline was born in Monterey April 25, 1915 to Ferdinand and Walburga (Keller) Olds. She attended school in Monterey and after the schoolhouse burned down, finished school in a sheep barn. She was married July 4, 1937 to Lester (Bus) Chapman in Leiters Ford. He preceded her in death in February 1972.