Death notices 1-23-12

Joe L. Cooley
Jan. 19, 2012
ROCHESTER — Joe L. Cooley, 61, died of natural causes at his home in Rochester at 9:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly; sons, Troy Allen (Sherri) Cooley, Kennewick, Wash, John E. (Tonya) Cooley, Vucelik, Germany and Terry Joe Cooley, Michigan City; seven grandchildren; sister, JoAnn (Bill) Martin, Bourbon; brothers, Jack Howard, Bremen and Dan (Raelene), Syracuse; and father- and mother-in-law, Wilbur and Donna Cowger.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, from 3 to 7 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, in the funeral home.
Burial will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Bourbon.
Memorial gifts may be made to Hope Hospice, 1476 W. 18th Street, Rochester, IN 46975.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Thomas G. Graverson Sr.
Jan. 22, 2012
BREMEN — Thomas “Tom” G. Graverson Sr., 80, of Bremen died Jan. 22, 2012.
He is survived by three daughters, Cynthia (Steve) McKenzie of Plymouth, Lisa (Mike) Harrington of Bremen,Veronica (Gary) Pearce of Brazil; a son, Thomas G. Graverson, Jr., of Brazil; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, John Graverson of Bremen, Ted Graverson of Bremen and a sister, Maree Klopfenstein of Mishawaka.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 at Mishler Funeral Home. Burial will be at Bremen Cemetery with Military Honors.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25 and one hour prior to the service Thursday, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Center for Hospice Care.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at

Anna Mae Jurgensen
Jan. 20, 2012
HAMLET — Anna Mae Jurgensen, 82, of Hamlet, formerly of Chicago, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 in Hamlet.
Survivors include three daughters, Pamela Jurgensen of Chicago, Jacqueline Keys of Hamlet and Kimberley Jurgensen of Griffith; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. CST at Holy Cross Church, Hamlet. Burial will be at the Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation is Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel.  A rosary service will be held Monday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. To leave online condolences, go to

Myles Robert-Clifford Scott
Jan. 20, 2012
DELONG — Myles Robert-Clifford Scott was stillborn Jan. 20, 2012 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
He is survived by his parents, Tony and Julie Scott of Delong; maternal grandparents, Robert and Sandy Thompson of Delong; paternal grandmother, Donna Longbons of Rochester; paternal grandfather, Ronald Scott of Argos; and paternal great-grandmothers, Elsie Weaver of Rochester and Janet Scott of Monticello.
Private graveside service will be Monday, Jan. 23, 2012.
The Odom Funeral Home, Culver, is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family via the obituary page at

Wendell Ringle
Jan. 20, 2012
ROCHESTER — Wendell  “Wendy”  Ringle,  88,  of Rochester died at 11:23 p.m. Jan. 20, 2012 at his home. Arrangements are pending at the Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.