Archive - Obituary
March 15th, 2011
Ray ‚ÄėAllen‚Äô Flosenzier
March 13, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Ray ‚ÄúAllen‚ÄĚ Flosenzier, 49, of Plymouth, died at 8:34 a.m. Sunday, March 13, 2011 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka, following an illness.
He is survived by his wife, Jamie; daughter, Lindsay (Matthew) Souder; parents, Guy and Jean Flosenzier; brother, Paul (Sherri) Flosenzier; sisters, Kay Orangias and Debbie (Robert) Johnson; six nephews; and one niece.
Visitation will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 19,¬†at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
Howard Gene Albert
June 24, 1949 ‚Äď March 12, 2011
HIBBARD ‚ÄĒ Howard Gene Albert, 61, of Hibbard, passed away at 7:40 a.m. March 12, 2011 at his home.
Howard was born June 24, 1949 in Kokomo, Ind. to Wendell Vance and Marjorie (Caler) Albert.¬†His father preceded him in death March 27, 2007.
Goldie B. Ralston
March 16, 1910 ‚ÄĒ March 11, 2011
NILES, Mich. ‚ÄĒ Goldie B. Ralston, 100, Bell Road, Niles, Mich., died at 4:20 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2011 at Riveridge Manor, Niles, Mich. following a brief illness.
She was born March 16, 1910, in Plymouth, Ind., to Benjamin Franklin and Elizabeth (Born) Zehner, and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1929.
She has lived in Niles since 1942, coming from South Bend, Ind.
Goldie was a member of the Niles Chapter #332, Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed the outdoors and gardening, and helping her family and neighbors.
Frances Eve Livinghouse
Feb. 16, 1932 ‚ÄĒ March 10, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Frances Eve (Pettis) Livinghouse, 79, of Webster Avenue, Plymouth, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2011, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, with her family by her side.
Frances was born Feb. 16, 1932, to Jess and Eve (Long) Pettis, in Culver, Ind. She grew up in Culver and graduated from Culver High School. Feb. 13, 1951, she married Dale Livinghouse, in Burr Oak, Ind. They moved to Plymouth, where she spent the rest of her life.
LaVera M. Utter
June 12, 1914 ‚ÄĒ¬†March 12, 2011
MENTONE ‚ÄĒ LaVera M. Utter, 96, of Mentone, formerly of Athens, died at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2011 at her residence.
She was born June 12, 1914 in Fulton County, Indiana to Russel and Arlean (Morris) Walters. Sept. 3, 1933 in Rochester, she married Wilbert R. Utter. He passed away Jan. 4, 2004.
She was homemaker and traditional farmers wife. LaVera had also been a cook at the Colonial Hotel and several other places around the Rochester area. She had also worked at Hart Schaffner & Marx in Rochester.
Mary L. Heath
May 5, 1941 ‚ÄĒ¬†March 10, 2011
WARSAW ‚ÄĒ¬†Mary L. Heath, 69, of Warsaw, died at 10 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw.
She was born May 5, 1941 in Plymouth, to Junior and Madalene (Bules) Cartwright. She married Delbert James Heath Dec. 19, 1962 in Warsaw, and was a lifetime resident of the Kosciusko and Marshall County areas. She was a sewer for Kinder Mfg. for more than 20 years, retiring in 2004. She was a member of the Harvest Community Church, Pierceton.
Ellen Lucille Warnacut
July 23, 1925 ‚Äď March 8, 2011
PLYMOUTH ‚Äď E. Lucille ‚ÄúLou‚ÄĚ Warnacut, 85, of 7928 9B Road, Plymouth, passed away Tuesday at 10:40 p.m. of natural causes in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center ‚Äď Plymouth. Lou was a lifetime Marshall County resident.
She was born in Argos, Indiana on July 23, 1925, the daughter of Eugene and Laberta (Gunkle) Meredith. She graduated from the Argos High School with the Class of 1943.
Lou became the bride of David I. Warnacut on March 8, 1945 in El Centro, Calif. while he was on leave serving in the Marine Corp.
Helen Virginia Buss
March 8, 2011
NAPPANEE ‚ÄĒ Helen Virginia Buss, 95, of Nappanee, died at 4:22 p.m., Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Elkhart General Hospital.
She is survived by a son, Roger (Mary) Buss, Walkerton, grandson, Robert R. Phillip (Renee) Buss, Kendallville, and great grandson, Aidan Buss, Kendallville.¬† She was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Chase and brothers, Roy, Paul, and Milburn Roelke.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee.
An Eastern Star Memorial Service will take place at 8 p.m.
Carol Suzanne "Sue" Shanafelt
July 1, 1945 - March 7, 2011
MISHAWAKA ‚ÄĒ Carol Suzanne "Sue" Shanafelt, 65, residing in Mishawaka, passed away at 6 p.m. Monday, March 7, in the Emergency Room at St. Vincent Heart Center, Indianapolis.
She was born July 1, 1945 in South Bend, a daughter of Elmer L. and Ernestine M. (Stegmann) Shanafelt, and has lived in this area all of her life. She graduated from John Adams High School class of 1963.
Violet ‚ÄėJune‚Äô Shepard
June 7, 1925 ‚ÄĒ March 6, 2011
CULVER ‚ÄĒ¬†June Shepard, 85, of Culver, passed away March 6, 2011 at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor in Culver.
June was born in Medaryville, Ind. June 7, 1925 to parents Harry Byers and Mabel (Anderson) Byers, who preceded her in death.¬†
June retired from Culver Academies, where she worked in the Food Service Department. She was a member of the Culver VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Wesley United Methodist Church.