Archive - Obituary
June 13th, 2012
Janice A. BottorffÂ
Sept. 7, 1930-June 12, 2012
Dennis W. Stillson
June 8, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Dennis W. Stillson, 88, of Bremen, died Friday, June 8, 2012 at home.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Stillson of Bremen; a daughter, Linda (Tom) Greenwood of San Diego; two sons, Dennis â€śMickâ€ť (Julia) Stillson of Bremen and Charles (Patricia) Stillson of San Diego; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Stacey E. Bonnell
June 10, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Stacey E. Bonnell, 48, a Plymouth resident since the late 1980s, coming from Monticello, entered into rest at 4:43 a.m. Sunday, June 10, 2012 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, following a heart related illness.
The son of Donald E. and Christina A. Brockman Bonnell, Stacey was born in Monticello Dec. 16, 1963. He was a 1983 graduate of Twin Lakes High School, where he had been an outstanding athlete in football and wrestling.
Stacey served for four years in the U.S. Army, three of which were in Germany, doing border patrol.
John E. Bottorff
June 8, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â John E. Bottorff, 51, of Plymouth died of natural causes in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, Friday, June 8, 2012, at 2:58 a.m.
He is survived by his wife, Connie; his father, Don; a daughter, Heather (James) Howard of Plymouth; sons, Travis Bottorff of Plymouth, Robert Bottorff of Plymouth; five grandchildren; and two brothers, Phil L. (Cheri) Bottorff, Knox and Tim (Lisa) Bottorff of Pryor, Okla.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Rhonda D. Mueller
Feb. 20, 1952-May 30, 2012
Gloria J. Pertics
June 5, 2012
SOUTH BEND â€”Â Gloria J. Pertics, 85, of South Bend, formerly of LaPaz, died at 1:05 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012 in her home.
She is survived by her daughter, Valerie L. (Arch) Milani of Mishawaka; son, Rick S. (Cindy) Pertics of Plymouth; and six grandchildren.
June 5, 2012
BOURBON â€”Â Pauline Freese Fites, 96, a life-long resident of the greater Bourbon community died June 5, 2012.
Preceding her were her husband Ryval (Pete) Fites, 1996 and a daughter, Sheila Kelley, 2009.
Helen L. Richey
Feb. 14, 1921-June 4, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€“ Helen L. Richey, 91, a Plymouth resident since 1999, formerly of Walkerton, passed away at 12:15 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor.
The daughter of Harry Lloyd and Ida Louise Rinker, Helen was born Feb. 14, 1921 at LaCrosse. A 1939 graduate of Union Township High School, LaPorte County, she was president of her class.
April 5, 1941, in South Bend, Helen and Paul R. Richey were married. Paul preceded her in death Nov. 12, 1999.
Aug. 16, 1913-June 4, 2012
WAKARUSA â€”Â Edith (Vance) Fuller went home to be with her Lord at the age of 98 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Wakarusa Monday June 4, 2012 at 8:50 p.m.
Edith was born Aug. 16, 1913 in Claypool to Laymon and Emma (Thompson) Vance.
Edith grew up in the Claypool area on the family farm. She attended Hidie Elementary School of rural Claypool. She was a 1931 graduate of Claypool High School. Following graduation from high school Edith attended Manchester College.
Donna Loraine Martin
June 24, 1951-June 2, 2012
ARGOS â€” Donna Loraine (Roberts) Martin, 60, died unexpectedly of natural causes at her Argos home Saturday, June 2, 2012.
She was born June 24, 1951 in McLeansboro, Ill. to Fred and Hazel E. (Mayberry) Roberts. She was raised in the care of her mother Hazel and Frank Gasner. The family settled in the Minnesota community of New Ulm. She graduated from high school there in 1969. She then attained an associate degree in accounting from Mankato Vocational Technical Institute.