Archive - Obituary
October 25th, 2011
Oct. 21, 2011
BREMEN ‚ÄĒ¬†Lester Hochstetler, 79, of Bremen died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 at the Community Hospital of Bremen.
Survivors include wife, Bert Hochstetler of Bremen; brothers, Dale L. (Dee) Hochstetler of Bremen, Howard (Leona) Hochstetler of Milford and Raymond (Sharon) Hochstetler Jr. of Franklin, N.C.; and sister, Neva J. (Arlen) Slabaugh of Plymouth.
Karen Faith Anthony
Oct. 19, 2011
BOURBON ‚ÄĒ Karen Faith Anthony, 48, of Bourbon died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 at Hospice House of South Bend after an extended illness.
She is survived by her husband, Douglas and their three children: Danielle of Winona Lake, Alisha and Brandon both at home; her mother, Janice Houchin of Martinsville; a sister, Angela (James) Gehbauer of Martinsville; and a brother, Rick (Cathie) Houchin of Franklin.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 10 a.m. in The Country Church.
Cecil Richard ‚ÄėDick‚Äô Hayden
Margaret Sirois Hayden
Dec. 29, 1926-Aug. 19, 2011
Aug. 2, 1926-Sept. 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Family members will receive friends of C. R. ‚ÄúDick‚ÄĚ and Margaret Hayden, this Sunday, Oct. 23 from noon until 2 p.m. at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Services will begin at 2 p.m. with a Masonic Memorial Rite provided by members of the Plymouth Kilwinning Lodge No. 149 as a tribute to Dick. Joint services will immediately follow under the direction of family friend Rev. James Campbell.
Milton E. Goble
Dec. 19, 1920-Oct. 18, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Milton E. Goble, 90, of 16066 Pretty Lake Road, Plymouth, went to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, while residing in Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Milton was born Dec. 19, 1920, in Milan, Mich. to Edward Wilson and Clara M. (McCreery) Goble. Milton served his country, with pride, in the Army Air Corps during WWII. Ruth M. Unser and Milton Goble were joined in marriage Dec. 28, 1946.¬†Ruth passed away March 20, 1981. Milton, Oct. 28, 1982, married Gloria Shegan. Gloria survives.¬†
Irene I. Cripe
Oct. 18, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ ¬†Irene I. Cripe, 89, of Olive Trail, died at 10:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
She is survived by her daughter Rebecca Gail (Jim) Griffy, Plymouth, and by her sons Buryl Wayne (Kathy) Wood, Florida and Neil Allen (Kathy) Wood, South Carolina and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren
Visitation is from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Leona A. Truex
Sept. 11, 1935-Oct. 18, 2011
NAPPANEE ‚ÄĒ ¬†Leona A. Truex, 76, died at 6:13 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011 at the Elkhart Hospice House. She was born Sept. 11, 1935 in Diamond, W.Va. to Emmit and Louise (Anna) Blosfield. She married Virgil Truex April 19, 1988 in Cassopolis, Mich.
Ruth M. Vanskyock
Oct. 13, 2011
BREMEN ‚ÄĒ ¬†Ruth M. Vanskyock, 97, of Bremen died Oct. 13, 2011 in Bremen Health Care.
She is survived by a daughter, Janet Horn of Goshen, eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Oct. 22, 2011 at Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen. Calling will be one hour prior to the services. Interment of ashes will follow in the Bremen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer‚Äôs Association in care of Mishler Funeral Home.
Kenneth A. McCartney
Jan. 13, 1930-Oct. 17, 2011
DOWAGIAC, Mich. ‚ÄĒ Kenneth A. McCartney, 81, of Dowagiac, Mich. passed away Monday, Oct. 17, 2011 at Borgess Lee Memorial Hospital.
Kenneth‚Äôs life began Jan. 13, 1930 in Albion, Mich., the son of Minet and Maude Frances (Crabb) McCartney. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. Kenneth was united in marriage to the former Pauline Hissong Nov. 25, 1951 in Plymouth.¬†
Morris J. ‚ÄėWally‚Äô Wallace
Oct. 16, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Former River Park resident Morris ‚ÄúWally‚ÄĚ Wallace, 89, of Plymouth died at 6:55 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011 in Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
He is survived by a sister, Ruby Shively of Fort Wayne.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 in Argos Bible Church, 225 S. Michigan St., where services will be held at 6 p.m.
Graveside services with military honors will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsondanielson.com.
Rollan ‚ÄėRollie‚Äô Riddle
Nov. 5, 1919-Oct. 13, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Rollan ‚ÄúRollie‚ÄĚ O. Riddle, 91,¬†of 11036 9A Road, Plymouth, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.
Rollan was born Nov. 5, 1919, in Plymouth, to Owen and Ella (Ottow) Riddle. Aug. 29, 1948, Rollan married the former Jean L. Poor in Plymouth. Together they raised their two daughters.