Archive - Obituary
October 8th, 2012
Bryan R. Craft Sr.Â
Oct. 5, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Bryan R. Craft Sr., 68, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 in his home.
Survivors include: three sons, Bryan (Cyndi) Craft Jr. of Knox, Allen (Tammy) Craft of Knox and Tom (Michelle) Craft of Bremen; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Virgil Craft of Winamac and two sisters, Juanita Hensley of Knox and Doris Martin of Plymouth.Â
Malachi Luke Palmer
Nov. 28, 2008-Oct. 1, 2012
WALKERTON â€”Â Malachi Luke Palmer, 3, of Walkerton and more recently of Plymouth passed away Monday Oct. 1, 2012 in Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne. Malachi was born Nov. 28, 2008 in South Bend to James AlanÂ Palmer and Josephine Ruth Brady.
Mary E. Poston
Oct. 2, 2012
KEWANNA â€”Â Mary E. Poston, 93, of Kewanna died Oct. 2, 2012 at her residence.
She is survived by her sons, John W. (Jean) Turner Sr., Wanatah, Dennis L. â€śDenverâ€ť (Carol) Turner, Hanna, Jack D. (Margaret) Turner, LaCrosse; daughters, Betty Jean Mann, Knox, Pam (Robert) Dolliver, Valparaiso; 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; and sister, Evelyn (James) Watson, Valparaiso.
Ann C. Laramore Johns
June 4, 1959 â€“ Sept. 28, 2012
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Ann C. Laramore Johns, 53, a former Plymouth resident, passed away at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at her home in Indianapolis.
Ann was born June 4, 1959 to William F. and Betty Lou Pinney Laramore in Plymouth. Ann graduated from Plymouth High School in 1978 and received an associate degree from Ancilla College in 1980 and a B.S. degree in social work from Indiana Central College, Indianapolis in 1983.
May 7, 1941-Sept. 28, 2012
ARGOS â€”Â James K. Sjoquist, age 71, of Argos, passed away at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at his home.Â
James was born May 7, 1941, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Kermit and Mildred (Swan) Sjoquist. Jan. 14, 1967, James married the former Betty Jean Casey. Together they raised their daughter, Venus. James worked for the Dodge Manufacturing Company, Honeywell, and Indiana Heat Transfer, as a Draftsman. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy and served overseas in the Vietnam War.
Oct. 1, 2012
DONALDSON â€”Â John Holm, 84, died at 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at the Catherine Kasper Life Care Center, in Donaldson.Â
He is survived by his brother, Jack Holm of Plymouth.Â
The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, has been entrusted with the arrangements. According to Johnâ€™s wishes there will be no visitation or services. Burial will be at the Grovertown Cemetery.
Memories may be shared at: www.vangilderfuneralhome.com
James K. Sjoquist
Sept. 28, 2012
Ann C. Laramore Johns
Sept. 28, 2012
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Ann C. Laramore Johns, 53, a former Plymouth resident, died at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at her home in Indianapolis.
She is survived by her husband, Randy of Indianapolis; her mother, Betty Lou Laramore of Plymouth; a brother, Jon (Janet McCabe) Laramore of Indianapolis; her father and mother-in-law: Jerry W. and Betty J. Johns of Indianapolis; and two brothers-in-law: Brad (Karen) Johns and Stacey Johns, both of Indianapolis.Â
Charlene (Howard) Thompson
May 21, 1949-Sept. 28, 2012
ASHEVILLE, N.C. â€”Â Former Knox resident, Charlene Thompson, 63, of Asheville, N.C., passed away Sept. 28, 2012, with her family by her side.
Charlene was born May 21, 1949, the daughter of the late Lart Howard and Wilma (Upsall) Howard.Â
She is a 1967 graduate of Knox Community High School.
Loraine E. Wojcik
Sept. 28, 1928 - Oct. 1, 2012
DONALDSON â€” Loraine E. Wojcik, 84, a resident of Donaldson for the past 30 years, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2012 at 6:30 a.m. in Kindred Hospital, Mishawaka, following an illness.
Loraine was an only child, born in Chicago Sept. 28, 1928, the daughter of Edward and Lottie (Wierzchowska) Myszka. She attended Chicago schools.
Brian James Gilbert
Sept. 22, 2012
GLASGOW, Ky. â€” Brian James Gilbert, 42, passed away at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 22 after a brief illness.
A long time resident of Plymouth, Brian had moved to Glasgow, Ky., to pursue his career as a jazz and big band trombonist.
Well known in music circles for his extremely high range and bold sound, Brian played in the Marshall County Church Orchestra and the Barren County Community Band (Ky.), as well as in numerous other ensembles.