April 3rd, 2012
BREMEN â€” One Marshall County student has been named recipient of a four-year, full tuition scholarship as the Marshall County Community Foundation 2012 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.
Jack Jordan will receive full tuition to the Indiana college of his choice and a $900 yearly stipend for required books and equipment.
Jack is the son of Jack and Hope Jordan of Bremen. He attends Bremen High School. Jack is planning to attend Purdue University and will major in Engineering and minor in Business.
As the softball season gets in full swing, Bremen will feature some new blood at head coach.
Gerry Gawain Funk
Jan. 2, 1948-March 28, 2012Â
OGDEN, Utah â€”Â Gerry Gawain Funk, 64, passed away peacefully, Wednesday March 28, 2012, from cancer. Gerry was born Jan. 2, 1948 to Gawain Marion Funk and Evelyn Pearl Miller Funk in Plymouth. Gerry married Dixie Gray June 29, 1968 in Washington D.C. Gerry served in the United States Navy.Â
He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Bremen senior Jack Jordan was chosen as one of 12 student-athletes in the state to receive the IHSAAâ€™s Eugene Cato Memorial Scholarship Award last week.
Bremen's Jenna Pfeiffer followed up a pair of top-10 performances at the Hoosier State Relay Finals with a trio of wins in the Lady Lions' outdoor opener last week against Marian.
Womenâ€™s college track
Schmeltz sets record at Taylor
LaVille graduate Elaine Schmeltz won two events under windy conditions Friday at the Defiance College Yellow Jacket Open, and the Taylor freshman set a new school record in the 3,000-meter steeplechase to lead the Trojans to a second place finish in the seven-team field.
Robert "Ryan" Corbin was arrested Sunday, April 1 and is being held at the Starke County Jail on preliminary charges of child seduction.
Corbin, 27, was arrested following an investigation that began last Wednesday, when the parent of a Knox High School student lodged a complaint regarding improper Internet contact between a student and teacher.
Corbin teaches physical education at Knox High School.
He is also the varsity girls and boys swim coach.
Knox City Police are still investigating the matter and no more information will be released until the investigation is completed.
BREMEN â€” Bremenâ€™s Jack JordanÂ has been selected as one of 12 senior student-athletes to receive the Indiana High School Athletic Associationâ€™s 2012 C. Eugene Cato Memorial Scholarship Award.
Each individual will receive a $2,500 scholarship for their prep accomplishments and will be recognized on Thursday, April 12 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom in downtown Indianapolis as part of the Brady Sports Achievement Awards established by Methodist Sports Medicine.
Karel E. Neff
March 27, 2012
NEW PARIS â€”Â Karel E. Neff, 72, of 24752 C.R. 46, New Paris, died unexpectedly of natural causes at 5:38 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at IU Health Goshen Hospital Emergency Room.
Surviving is her husband, Richard; a stepson, Richard L. Neff Jr., Texas; her mother, Rosemary Hollingsworth, Tipton; a sister, Kay (Howard) Burns, Tipton; a brother, Walter Hollingsworth, Oregon; and a brother-in-law, Michael Neff, Syracuse.
Feb. 17, 1932-March 28, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Luella Marcille Zehner Moyer, 80, died of natural causes at her residence at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012.
Born at home in Plymouth, Feb. 17, 1932, Luella was the daughter of Harold Oscar and Frances Luella Roberts Zehner.
A graduate of Plymouth High School with the class of 1950, she lived in Plymouth all of her life.
Oct. 6, 1950, Luella and Robert Lee Moyer were married in the parsonage of the Plymouth Methodist Church. Robert died Jan. 26, 1999.