Archive - Obituary
March 1st, 2012
Glennis Birkey Reidenbach
March 20, 1922-February 26, 2012
BREMEN â€”Glennis Birkey Reidenbach, 89, wife of her beloved husband of 69 years, Philip Reidenbach, went peacefully to be with her Lord February 26, 2012.
Glennis was born March 20, 1922, in Fisher, Ill., the daughter of the late Gilgian Andrew â€śGipâ€ť and Verda Smeltzer Birkey. She married Philip Osborn Reidenbach on December 24, 1942.
April 16, 1941-Feb. 28, 2012
BREMEN â€” Jose Alvarado, 70, of Bremen, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Tuesday, February 28, 2012 in his home. He was born on April 16, 1941 in Jalostotitlan, Jalisco, Mexico to Bernardo Alvarado and Margarita Diaz. He moved to the United States in 1969.
Duane E. Baxter
January 14, 1935 - February 28, 2012
BREMEN â€” Duane E. Baxter, 77, of Bremen, passed away at 6:08 a.m. February 28, 2012 following a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was born January 14, 1935 to George C. and Lela D. (Fagan) Baxter in Valley Center, Kan. On May 16, 1974 he married Shirley Taylor in Cromwell, Ind.
Glennis Birkey Reidenbach
Feb. 26, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Glennis Birkey Reidenbach, 89, died Feb. 26, 2012.
Survivors include her husband, Philip Reidenbach of Conway, S.C.; two sons, Richard (Barbara) Reidenbach of Indianapolis, Steven (Mary) Reidenbach of Bremen; one daughter, Susan (Dennis) Wiseman of Conway, S.C.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one brother, Robert Birkey of Plymouth.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Bremen United Methodist Church, Bremen directed by Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen.
Leslie A. Hodges
Sept. 7, 1969-Feb. 26, 2012
PIERCETON â€”Â Leslie A. Hodges, 42, of Pierceton died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012 at 5:35 p.m. at her home from injuries she suffered in a farm machinery accident.
Leslie was born the daughter of James Hodges and Toni Burnett Wheeler Sept. 7, 1969 at Plymouth and was a resident of the area all her life. She was a graduate of Triton High School with the class of 1988. She was also a member of the American Quarter Horse Association and loved her two dogs; â€śJackâ€ť and â€śPeepsâ€ť and her horses. She worked at D & T Transportation of Goshen delivering RVs.
James D. Garab
Oct. 9, 1985-Feb. 25, 2012
WALKERTON â€”Â James D. Garab, 26, of Walkerton passed away Saturday, Feb. 25 in his residence.
Mr. Garab was born Oct. 9, 1985 in LaPorte and resided in the Walkerton area his lifetime.
He is survived by his parents, Don J. Garab Sr. and Pamela Sue (Budd) Garab; a brother, Donald J. Garab Jr. of Walkerton and by two stepsisters, Renee M. Craig of Grovertown and Rebecca M. Cromey of Indianapolis. Also surviving is his maternal grandmother, Virginia L. Budd and his paternal grandmother, Catherine Ganger.
Feb. 20, 2012
WALDPORT, Ore. â€”Â Harry Richard Jones, 89, of Waldport, Ore., died Monday, Feb. 20, 2012 at the Samaritan Pacific Community Hospital in Newport, Ore.
Visitation will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2012, at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth.
The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Committal services will follow at New Oak Hill Cemetery, in Plymouth.
Feb. 20, 1941-Feb. 17, 2012
SOUTH BEND â€”Â Donna L. Kline, 70, of South Bend passed away Feb. 17, 2012 in St. Joseph Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Brian K. Johnson
May 8, 1965 â€“ Feb. 22, 2012
CULVER â€”Â Brian K. Johnson, 46, of Culver passed away Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 at Hospice House in Elkhart.Â
John Herbert Fear Sr.
Feb. 19, 1937-Feb. 25, 2012
ARGOS â€”Â John Herbert Fear Sr., 75, of 7988 S.R. 10, Argos, died Feb. 25, 2012 at 6:29 a.m. at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, following a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 19, 1937 in Argos to Thurl J. and Elnora (Mechling) Fear. He lived all of his life in the Argos community. Nov. 7, 1981 in Plymouth, he married Malva I. LaVanway.