Death notices 10-21-11

Karen Faith Anthony
Oct. 19, 2011
BOURBON — Karen Faith Anthony, 48, of Bourbon died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 at Hospice House of South Bend after an extended illness.
She is survived by her husband, Douglas and their three children: Danielle of Winona Lake, Alisha and Brandon both at home; her mother, Janice Houchin of Martinsville; a sister, Angela (James) Gehbauer of Martinsville; and a brother, Rick (Cathie) Houchin of Franklin.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 10 a.m. in The Country Church.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24 in The Country Church north of Bourbon on S.R. 331.
Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Bourbon.
The family requests memorial contributions are made to the Hospice and Palliative Care in Karen’s memory.
Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home of Bourbon is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Online condolences may be made left at deatonclemensfh.com.

Thomas M. White
Oct. 20, 2011
ROCHESTER — Thomas M. White, 75, of 2010 Ford Court Road Rochester, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 at Woodlawn Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Janet at home; daughter, Elizabeth Ann Presley of Brookville; son, Thomas J. White of Macy; stepdaughters, Debbie (Mark) Tyler of Rochester, Karen Anderson of Rochester and Tracy Anderson of  Indianapolis; stepson, Doug (Angelina) Anderson of Rochester; six grandchildren and five stepgrandchildren; and six great-grandchildren and six stepgreat-grandchildren; sister, Betty White of Howard County; and brother, Bill (Sharon) White of Howard County.
A mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 in the St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1310 Main St., Rochester. Visitation is from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Monday in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St. Rochester. The rosary will be recited at 5:30 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
Burial will be in the Rochester IOOF Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Moose Heart or the American Cancer  Association.
Electronic expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.goodfamilyfh.com.

Nanie Joseph
Oct. 19, 2011
KNOX — Nanie Joseph, 85, died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 in Wintersong Village, Knox.
Survivors include four daughters, Linda (Dorsie) Patrick and Dulcine (John) Hunnicutt, all of Knox, D.J. (Edward) Fox of Bennettsville, S.C. and Barbara (Larry) Robinson of Medaryville; two sons, Earl (Sandy) Smith of Knox and Charles (Sandy) Smith of Port Richie, Fla.; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; four sisters, Melavie Lane and Wanda Frazier, both of North Judson, Helen Oliver of Bowling Green, Ky. and Revena Arnett of Belpre, Ohio and two brothers, Fanuel Clemons of Knox and Otis Clemons of Elkhart.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 11 a.m. CDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will be at the Crown Hill Cemetery, Knox. Visitation is Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday after 10 a.m. at the funeral home. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.

Donald E. Wickersham
Oct. 17, 2011
HAMLET — Donald E. Wickersham, 74, of Hamlet died Oct. 17, 2011 at his residence of natural causes.
He is survived by his wife, Joanne M. Wickersham of Hamlet; sons, Richard (Carol) Wickersham of Lena, Ill., Donald Wickersham Jr. of Casper, Wyo.; daughters, Victoria Peters of Casper, Wyo., Brenda (Pat) McLin of Las Vegas, Nev.; stepdaughters, Vicky (Ralph) Adams of Stockton, Ill., Rhonda Lund of Rock Falls, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
His body was donated to Anatomy Sharing Network, Indianapolis.
There will be no services.

Velma L. Schilling
Oct. 20, 2011
ORA — Velma L. Schilling, 81, of Ora died Oct. 20, 2011 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Culver at 6:45 a.m.
She is survived by her husband, Wesley W. Schilling of Culver; daughters, Beverly (Gary) Burkett of Ora, Dora Mishler of Culver, Carol (Paul) Olson of Marion; son, Robert Schilling of Burr Oak; sister, Fran Netters of Niles, Mich.; and eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Odom Funeral Home, Culver.
Funeral service is Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with visitation one hour before the service.
Burial will be at Culver Masonic.
Memorials may be made to Winamac Church of the Nazarene.
Letters of condolence for the family may be sent via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com.
The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.

Becky Leachman Matosich
Oct. 16, 2011
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. — Becky Leachman Matosich, 57, of Tarpon Springs, Fla. died Oct. 16, 2011 at 7:30 a.m. at Community Hospital, New Port Richey, Fla.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.

Frank Leslie Doll
Oct. 20, 2011
BOURBON — Frank Leslie Doll, 86, of Gumwood Road, Bourbon, died Oct. 20, 2011.
Arrangements are pending at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Rev. Glen Russell Johnson
Oct. 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Rev. Glen Russell Johnson, 88, died Oct. 19, 2011.
Arrangements are pending at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Ann E. Goetz
Oct. 18, 2011
KNOX — Ann Ellen Goetz, 68, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011 at IU Health Starke Hospital, Knox.
She is survived by her husband, Grover Goetz; three daughters, Cathy (Dan) Williams of Hanna, Colleen Hodge and Cindy (Rick) Clark, all of Knox; three sons, Grover (Misty) Goetz Jr., Tom (Jenny) Goetz and Bob (Jayme) Goetz, all of Knox; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Irene Frost of Knox and Pat Stewart of Cape Coral, Fla.; three brothers, Tom Frost of Chicago, Ill., Dave Frost of Manteno, Ill. and Jim Frost of Tinley Park, Ill.
Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. CDT at St. Thomas Aquinas Church of Knox. Burial will be at the Fancher Cemetery in Hamlet. Visitation is Sunday from 2 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 9:30 to 10 a.m. at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.

Mary K. Smothers
Aug. 19, 1926-Oct. 12, 2011
SHELBYVILLE — Mary K. Smothers, 85, passed away at home in Shelbyville Oct. 12, 2011.
She was preceded in death by her husband Claude and daughter Linda. She is survived by two daughters, Dolly Smothers of Shelbyville and Judy (Floyd) Smith of Springdale, Ark. and three grandchildren, Tammy Mize and Barb Preist of Springdale, Ark. and Joey Smith of Bremen.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Oct. 15.

Karen Faith Anthony
Oct. 19, 2011
BOURBON — Karen Faith Anthony, 48, of Bourbon died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 at Hospice House of South Bend after an extended illness.
She is survived by her husband, Douglas and their three children: Danielle of Winona Lake, Alisha and Brandon both at home; her mother, Janice Houchin of Martinsville; a sister, Angela (James) Gehbauer of Martinsville; and a brother, Rick (Cathie) Houchin of Franklin.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 10 a.m. in The Country Church.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24 in The Country Church north of Bourbon on S.R. 331.
Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Bourbon.
The family requests memorial contributions are made to the Hospice and Palliative Care in Karen’s memory.
Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home of Bourbon is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Online condolences may be made left at deatonclemensfh.com.

Thomas M. White
Oct. 20, 2011
ROCHESTER — Thomas M. White, 75, of 2010 Ford Court Road Rochester, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 at Woodlawn Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Janet at home; daughter, Elizabeth Ann Presley of Brookville; son, Thomas J. White of Macy; stepdaughters, Debbie (Mark) Tyler of Rochester, Karen Anderson of Rochester and Tracy Anderson of  Indianapolis; stepson, Doug (Angelina) Anderson of Rochester; six grandchildren and five stepgrandchildren; and six great-grandchildren and six stepgreat-grandchildren; sister, Betty White of Howard County; and brother, Bill (Sharon) White of Howard County.
A mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 in the St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1310 Main St., Rochester. Visitation is from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Monday in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St. Rochester. The rosary will be recited at 5:30 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
Burial will be in the Rochester IOOF Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Moose Heart or the American Cancer  Association.
Electronic expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.goodfamilyfh.com.

Nanie Joseph
Oct. 19, 2011
KNOX — Nanie Joseph, 85, died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011 in Wintersong Village, Knox.
Survivors include four daughters, Linda (Dorsie) Patrick and Dulcine (John) Hunnicutt, all of Knox, D.J. (Edward) Fox of Bennettsville, S.C. and Barbara (Larry) Robinson of Medaryville; two sons, Earl (Sandy) Smith of Knox and Charles (Sandy) Smith of Port Richie, Fla.; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; four sisters, Melavie Lane and Wanda Frazier, both of North Judson, Helen Oliver of Bowling Green, Ky. and Revena Arnett of Belpre, Ohio and two brothers, Fanuel Clemons of Knox and Otis Clemons of Elkhart.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at 11 a.m. CDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will be at the Crown Hill Cemetery, Knox. Visitation is Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday after 10 a.m. at the funeral home. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.

Donald E. Wickersham
Oct. 17, 2011
HAMLET — Donald E. Wickersham, 74, of Hamlet died Oct. 17, 2011 at his residence of natural causes.
He is survived by his wife, Joanne M. Wickersham of Hamlet; sons, Richard (Carol) Wickersham of Lena, Ill., Donald Wickersham Jr. of Casper, Wyo.; daughters, Victoria Peters of Casper, Wyo., Brenda (Pat) McLin of Las Vegas, Nev.; stepdaughters, Vicky (Ralph) Adams of Stockton, Ill., Rhonda Lund of Rock Falls, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
His body was donated to Anatomy Sharing Network, Indianapolis.
There will be no services.

Velma L. Schilling
Oct. 20, 2011
ORA — Velma L. Schilling, 81, of Ora died Oct. 20, 2011 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Culver at 6:45 a.m.
She is survived by her husband, Wesley W. Schilling of Culver; daughters, Beverly (Gary) Burkett of Ora, Dora Mishler of Culver, Carol (Paul) Olson of Marion; son, Robert Schilling of Burr Oak; sister, Fran Netters of Niles, Mich.; and eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Odom Funeral Home, Culver.
Funeral service is Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with visitation one hour before the service.
Burial will be at Culver Masonic.
Memorials may be made to Winamac Church of the Nazarene.
Letters of condolence for the family may be sent via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com.
The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.

Becky Leachman Matosich
Oct. 16, 2011
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. — Becky Leachman Matosich, 57, of Tarpon Springs, Fla. died Oct. 16, 2011 at 7:30 a.m. at Community Hospital, New Port Richey, Fla.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.

Frank Leslie Doll
Oct. 20, 2011
BOURBON — Frank Leslie Doll, 86, of Gumwood Road, Bourbon, died Oct. 20, 2011.
Arrangements are pending at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Rev. Glen Russell Johnson
Oct. 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Rev. Glen Russell Johnson, 88, died Oct. 19, 2011.
Arrangements are pending at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.