Archive - Obituary
November 16th, 2012
Barbara J. Gast
March 10, 1928-Nov. 14, 2012
KEWANNA âÂ Barbara J. Gast, 84, of Kewanna, passed away at 8:06 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 at Life Care Center of Rochester.
Born March 10, 1928 in Peru, she was the daughter of the late Arvin and Hazel (Greer) Carr. July 8, 1970, she married Jon S. Gast, he survives.
She was a 1946 Kewanna High School graduate.
Barb formerly worked at Switches in Leiters Ford and also Hart- Schaffner Marx in Rochester. She also provided child care for many children over the years.
She was a member of Kewanna United Methodist Church.
Thomas E. Tryon
Nov. 11, 2012
CULVER âÂ Tom Tryon, 69, of Culver died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Johnnie; son, Guy (Linda) Tryon of Kouts; daughter, Cindy (Mike) Mitsch of Culver; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his mother, Dorothy; two brothers, Gary (Carol) Tryon and Billy (Sue) Tryon; and one sister, Martha Ann Tryon.
Visitation is at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 from 12 to 2 p.m.; luncheon to immediately follow at the Culver Beach Lodge. Memorials may be made to the Ehlerâs Danlos National Foundation.
Willard âBillâ Hepler
Oct. 16, 1931-Nov. 12, 2012
NAPPANEE âÂ Willard âBillâ Hepler, 81, of Nappanee, died Monday, Nov. 12, at 9:40 a.m. at his residence unexpectedly of natural causes.
Jennifer K. Holtzman
Nov. 11, 2012
KNOX â Jennifer K. Holtzman, 56, of Knox, died at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012 at the VNA Hospice Center, Valparaiso.
She is survived by her husband, Milton of Knox; her sons, Gary L. Irons of Plymouth and James D. Irons of Illinois; five stepsons, including Patrick of Knox; her sister Gerry (David) Diggs of Va.; and numerous grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Khloe Ann Shidler-Vaughn
Oct. 5, 2012
WINAMAC âÂ Khloe Ann Shidler-Vaughn, 1 month, of Winamac died Nov. 8, 2012.
She is survived by her parents, Bradley Vaughn and Misty Shidler, Winamac; brothers, Tyler Vaughn, Lafayette, Tanner Vaughn, Lafayette; and grandparents, Ronnie (Kelly) Shidler, Winamac, Mona Shidler, Indianapolis, Donald Vaughn, Davenport, Fla., Vicki (Claude) Partin, Lafayette.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012 at Frain Mortuary, Winamac where services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012 at 11 a.m. Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery.
Lucinda (Cindy) Wingett
Sept. 20, 1907-Nov. 10, 2012
LAPAZ â Lucinda (Cindy) Wingett was born Sept. 20, 1907 and passed away Nov. 10, 2012 at home of natural causes surrounded by her loving family.
Lucinda Bope Wingett was born Sept. 20, 1907 in Marshall County, the daughter of Charles and Clara Klapp Bope.Â
Aug. 6, 1925, Cindy married Russell Wingett in Plymouth. To this union they had two children Donald Wingett and JoAnn (Wingett) Reed and her niece Willadean (Bope) Katschke who they raised after the young death of Lucindaâs sister, Florence.
Lena Irene Zehner
Nov. 8, 2012
MONTEREY âÂ Lena Irene Zehner, 78, of Monterey died Nov. 8, 2012.
She is survived by her husband, William J. Zehner; sons, Joseph (Sandy) Zehner of Plymouth, Bill Zehner of Monterey, Matthew (Carol) Zehner of Monterey, Mark (Jannie) Zehner of Culver; daughters, Amy (Don) Housinger of Winamac, Loretta (John) Deason of Plymouth, Marcella (Chad) Hopple of Plymouth; son-in-law, Mike Hurford of Monterey; brother, Alfred Shideler of California; sisters, Delores (Jim) Zehner of Monterey, Margaret Korreckt of Logansport; 21 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
March 15, 1930-Nov. 8, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Ruby M. Amor, 82, of Plymouth passed away at 8:20 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.Â
Robin Lewis Winterrowd
Nov. 6, 2012
WARSAW âÂ Robin Lewis Winterrowd, 57, of Warsaw died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at 3:19 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne.
He is survived by two sons, Christopher Winterrowd of Warsaw, Weston Hall of Warsaw; four grandchildren; sister, Jacksie Reiken of Mentone; and brother, Garry Winterrowd of Daytona Beach, Fla.
Services will be Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at 1 p.m. at King Memorial Home, 101 N. Tucker St., Mentone. Visitation is Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rochester IOOF Cemetery.
Marcile Irene Becker
Sept. 23, 1926-Nov. 7, 2012
ARGOS âÂ Marcile Irene Becker, 86, formerly of Argos, died Nov. 7, 2012 at 8 a.m. at Timbercrest Health Care, North Manchester following a sudden illness.
She was born Sept. 23, 1926 in Akron to J. Orville and Doris (Keesey) Ellis.
Marcile grew up in the Akron community, she moved to Argos in 1947 where she lived for nearly 50 years. She moved to Timbercrest in April of 1994.
March 9, 1947 she married Frederick âFredâ H. Becker; he preceded her July 3, 1984.