Archive - Obituary
May 17th, 2013
John âBillâ Morris
July 8, 1928-May 13, 2013
Genna Lynae Snelling
May 12, 2013
ROCHESTER âÂ Genna Lynae Snelling of Rochester died at Woodlawn Hospital shortly after her birth May 12, 2013.
She is survived by her parents, Ricky and Amber; sister, Gracie RaAnne; brother, Gage Michael; maternal grandparents, Gary and Laura Calvert; paternal grandmother, Cindy Gunnels.Â
Marjorie Laretta Mills Darocsi
Aug. 8, 1924 â May 11, 2013
FORT WAYNE â Marjorie Laretta Mills Darocsi, 88, of Ft. Wayne passed away May 11, 2013. She was born Aug. 8, 1924, in Western Kansas to John and Susan Mills. She was a graduate of Central Bible Institute in Springfield, Mo. She then moved to Chicago, where she met John Darocsi Jr. They married in 1946. Marjorie was a licensed minister in Illinois and was on staff at the Hebrew Mission.
Charles âChuckâ Hartley
May 14, 2013
HAMLET â Charles âChuckâ Hartley, 73, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 in his home.
Survivors include his wife, Ginnie; three daughters, Cindy (Brian) Morris of South Bend, Lisa (Tom) Overmyer of Argos and Nikki (Felix) Salazar of Hamlet; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Wilma Harris of New Carlisle and two brothers, Don Hartley of LaPorte and John Hartley of Milwaukee.
Esther B. Martin â¨
Dec. 30, 1918-May 14, 2013
La PORTE â Mrs. Esther B. Martin, 94, of La Porte, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Miller's Merry Manor in Plymouth.â¨ She was born Dec. 30, 1918 in New Buffalo Twp., Mich., the daughter of Wheeler Meyers and Iva (Barnes) Meyers.â¨
She was a member of Lambs Chapel United Methodist Church. Esther enjoyed sewing.â¨ On May 20, 1939, in LaPorte, she married Merle Martin who preceded her in death Feb. 10, 2006.â¨
Rick S. Pertics
Oct. 13, 1951 - May 13, 2013
LaPAZ âÂ Rick S. Pertics, 61, passed away Monday morning, May 13, 2013 at the farm from injuries sustained in an accident. Rick was the co-owner of Pertics Blueberry Plantation in LaPaz. He was born Oct. 13, 1951 in South Bend to the late Ernest R. and Gloria J. (Melton) Pertics. Rick lived all of his life in LaPaz and Plymouth. Rick and Cindy married March 7, 1987 in LaPaz.
April 9, 1938-May 12, 2013
PLYMOUTH âÂ James H. Winenger, 75, Plymouth, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013, at 3:30 a.m., at MillerâsÂ Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
David Eugene Robertson
Jan. 27, 1950 - May 12, 2013
PLYMOUTH â David Eugene Robertson, 63, of Monterey, passed away following complications of a heart condition at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, at 12:22 a.m. Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Dave was born in Dresden, Tenn., on Jan. 27, 1950. He was the son of Eugene and Naomi P. (Dawson) Robertson.
He graduated from Chicagoâs Weber High School with the class of 1968.
Velma J. Tillotson
May 9, 2013
BOURBON âÂ Velma J. Tillotson, 66, of Bourbon, died at 8:39 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Surviving are daughters, Debra (James) Dawson of Bourbon, Patty (Robert) Vaile of Etna Green; son, Tim (Tonia) Tillotson of Bourbon; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Nancy Miller and Edna (Earl) Scarberry, both of Bourbon, Sharon (Randy) Fisher of Nappanee; and brother, John Ernest (Kathy) Sexton of Ohio.
April 27, 1921 - May 10, 2013
DONALDSON âÂ G. Ernest âErnieâ Rightley, 92, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, at 3:10 a.m., at the Catherine Kasper Life Care Center, in Donaldson.