Death notices 10-3-12
Oct. 1, 2012
DONALDSON — John Holm, 84, died at 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at the Catherine Kasper Life Care Center, in Donaldson.
He is survived by his brother, Jack Holm of Plymouth.
The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, has been entrusted with the arrangements. According to John’s wishes there will be no visitation or services. Burial will be at the Grovertown Cemetery.
Memories may be shared at: www.vangilderfuneralhome.com
James K. Sjoquist
Sept. 28, 2012
ARGOS — James K. Sjoquist, 71, of Argos died at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at his home.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean Sjoquist of Argos; daughter, Venus (Brice) Hensley of Argos; two grandchildren; brothers, Fredrick J. (Lynn) Sjoquist of Tucson, Ariz. and John Peter “Jack” Sjoquist of South Bend.
Memorials may be given to: Purdue Foundation, College of Agriculture, 715 W. State St., West Lafayette, IN 47907.
Visitation is Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth.
Services will be Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Burial will be in New Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Condolences may be left at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com
Hazel Irene Harrison
Oct. 1, 2012
ROCHESTER — Hazel Irene Harrison, 83, of Rochester died at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2012.
She is survived by her son, Terry (Charlene) Harrison of Rochester; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Joann Vickrey of Davenport, Okla.
Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4 in the Good Family Funeral Home,1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is for two hours prior to the service. The Order of Eastern Star will conduct a memorial service at 2:15 p.m. Burial will be in the Rochester IOOF Cemetery. Condolences may be made at www.goodfamilyfh.com
Sept. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Raymond W. Perkins, 80, of Plymouth died at 5:38 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.
He is survived by Rose Elmore of Plymouth; and Becky and B.J. Burt of Plymouth.
The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, has been entrusted with the arrangements. There will be no visitation or services. Condolences may be left at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com
David Melvin Craig
Sept. 27, 2012
OXFORD, Ohio — David Melvin Craig, 69, of Oxford, Ohio died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at Hospice of Hamilton.
He is survived by two daughters; Sheri Mellott of San Antonio, Texas and Jennie Kreske of Valparaiso; a son; David Craig Jr. of Chicago, Ill.; two sisters; Charlotte (Wilbur) Kriete of Hamilton, Ohio and Peggy Joyce Gallant of Oklahoma City, Okla.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Online condolences are available at www.weigelfuneralhome.com
Robert E. Waite
Aug. 2, 2012
GRANTS, N.M. — Robert E. Waite, 75, of Grants, N.M. died Aug. 2, 2012.
He is survived by a daughter, Mary Ellen (James) Kendrick of Lowell, Mass.; and one grandchild.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Burr Oak Cemetery. The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.
Kern David Howard
Oct. 18, 2009
CULVER — Kern David Howard, 56, of Mountain Springs Community, Texas died Oct. 18, 2009.
He is survived by his wife, Shareen Howard; mother, Joyce Howard; daughters, Kimberly Ramon, Kristine Howard; sister, Susan Ford; and five grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Culver Masonic Cemetery. The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.
Fred Eugene Wagner Sr.
Sept. 30, 2012
MEDARYVILLE — Fred Eugene Wagner Sr., 85, of Medaryville died Sept. 30, 2012 at 9:15 p.m. at Parkview Haven Retirement Home, Francesville.
He is survived by his wife, Dolores Mae Schultz Wagner; sons, Fred Eugene (Patricia) Wagner, West Lafayette, Bruce Allen Wagner, Winamac; daughter, Susan Elaine (Fred) Jungels, Medaryville; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel, where funeral services will follow Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at 2 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Medaryville Park Fund for the purchase of playground equipment.
Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com.