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May 23rd, 2012

Kline Dean Irwin

May 23, 2012

Kline Dean Irwin
April 27, 1922 – May 13, 2012
BREMEN — Kline Dean Irwin, 90, a long time resident of Lake of the Woods, Bremen, passed away at 4:28 p.m. Sunday, May 13, 2012 in Pilgrim Manor Nursing Center, Plymouth.
The son of Elmer and Iva Middleton Irwin, Kline was born April 27, 1922 in Argos. He attended Argos Schools.
Kline enlisted in the U.S. Navy Aug. 14, 1941, serving in World War II. He received a Purple Heart Dec. 23, 1943 and was discharged Sept. 8, 1945.

Thomas M. Dimino

May 23, 2012

Thomas M. Dimino
Aug. 21, 1951-May 11, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Thomas M. Dimino, 60, a resident of Coventry Court in Plymouth, passed away at his home Friday morning having battled a two-year illness. Tom was formerly of Queensbury, N.Y. and has made Plymouth his home for the past 10 years.
He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. Aug. 21, 1951, the son of Michael A. and Donna (Prudenza) Dimino. Raised there, he received his schooling at New Utrecht High School.
Jan. 26, 1974 in St. Mary’s Church, Brooklyn he married the former Joanne Piazza. Together they had one son Michael J. Dimino.

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May 23, 2012

Mary Ann Rankin
May 20, 2012
PLYMOUTH — 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

Leon D. Hochstedler
May 22, 2012

Thomas T. Winquist

May 23, 2012

Thomas T. Winquist
May 21, 2012
SHIPSHEWANA — Thomas T. Winquist, 71, of Shipshewana, died Monday, May 21, 2012 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
Mr. Winquist was born July 7, 1940 in Logansport, to Roy and Alice (Kiger) Winquist.
Mr. Winquist was a welder and groomed horses.
Surviving are three daughters, Mary Beatrice of Phoenix, Ariz., Andrea Winquist of Flora, and Teresa Lovell of South Bend; two grandchildren; a sister, Mary Ellen Franklin of Stuart, Fla.; and a brother, Richard Winquist of Shipshewana.

Robert R. Flora

May 23, 2012

Robert R. Flora
Sept. 12, 1932-May 22, 2012
CULVER — Robert R. Flora, 79, of Culver passed away May 22, 2012.
He was born Sept. 12, 1932 in Plymouth, the son of Tom Flora and Dorothy Ayres.
He was self-employed as a farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Sally Flora of Culver; sons, Lynn R. (Gail) Flora of Culver, Scott Flora of Culver, Michael Ryan of Culver; daughter, Sharon (Terry) Honeycutt of Winamac; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Tom Flora; and four sisters.

May 22nd

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May 22, 2012

Robert K. Winterrowd
May 20, 2012
ROCHESTER — Robert K. “Bob” Winterrowd, 76, died at 7:25 a.m., Sunday, May 20, 2012 at his home.
Arrangements are pending at the Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.

Marlowe Heckaman
Jan. 6, 2012
BREMEN — Marlowe Heckaman, 96, formerly of Bremen, died, Jan. 6, 2012.
He is survived by a sister, Monvilo Harrison of Florida.
Burial will be in Bremen Cemetery, Bremen, with a small graveside ceremony July 10, 2012 at 3 p.m.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.

May 21, 2012

May 22, 2012

Max J. Watkins
Feb. 28, 1931-May 18, 2012
BOURBON — Max J. Watkins, 81, of Bourbon passed away Friday, May 18, 2012 at 6:51 p.m. in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center of South Bend.
Max was born the son of Henry Watkins and Catherine Miller Watkins Feb. 28, 1931 at Bourbon. He was a lifelong resident of Bourbon. Max was a graduate of Bourbon High School class of 1949. Max was joined in marriage Jan. 3, 1953 to Eleanor Hazen who survives. He was a lifetime member of Hepton Union Church.

May 11th

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May 11, 2012

William Lee Overmyer
May 9, 2012
MISHAWAKA — William Lee Overmyer, 84, of Culver died at 10:26 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette; four children, Patricia Ann Smith, Kent Overmyer, Steven Overmyer, and Michael (Debbie) Overmyer, seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. 
Memorial contributions may be given to a charity of the donor’s choice. Elkhart Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements.

F. Milo Reichard
May 10, 2012

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May 11, 2012

Ray W. ‘Bill’ Arthurhultz
May 6, 2012
MONTEREY —  Ray W. “Bill” Arthurhultz, 64, of Monterey died May 6, 2012 at 3:14 p.m.
He is survived by sons, Steve Arthurhultz of Houston, Texas, Kelly Arthurhultz of Florida; a brother, Dan Arthurhultz of Monterey; and two grandchildren.
There will be no visitation or services.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. Letters of condolence for the family may be sent via the obituary page at
The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.

John R. Clingler
May 8, 2012

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May 11, 2012

Dale Schoner
May 6, 2012
BREMEN — Dale Schoner, 95, died Sunday, May 6, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Virgina; five children, Dalthea (Corky) Coughlin, Jackie Wilson, Richard (Debbie) Schoner, Donna (Earl) Minnich and Cherylee Schoner and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In lieu of visitation there will be a memorial service held at the chapel in the Bremen Cemetery, Bremen, Friday, May 11, 2012 at 10 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be given to Adventist St. Thomas Hospice of Hinsdale, Ill.

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