Death notices 5-11-11
Dorothy Ellen Swank
May 8, 2011
BREMEN — Dorothy Ellen Swank, 87, of Bremen, died Sunday, May 8, 2011at the Bremen Health Care Center. She is survived by her husband, Eldon; son, Mike (Brenda) Swank of Sun City, Fla.; five grandchildren; a brother; and five sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at the Bremen Cemetery Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Center for Hospice.
Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family via the funeral home’s website at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com.
Emma L. Tolson Thompson
May 7, 2011
KNOX — Emma L. Tolson Thompson, 56, died at 7:40 a.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011, in IU Health, Starke Hospital in Knox.
She is survived by sons, Michael D. Watts of Knox and Donald R. Thompson of Westville; a daughter, Jenine (Aaron) Pugh of LaPorte; five grandchildren; brothers: James Tolson of North Judson, Raymond Tolson, Hager Tolson and Michael Tolson, all of Knox, Jerry Tolson of Argos and Danny Tolson of Grand Ridge, Fla.; and sisters: Helen Mullins of Knox, Jacqueline Collins of English Lake and Anna Rudd of Michigan City.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. CDT Friday, May 13 at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel.
Funeral services will take place at 7 p.m. Friday at the chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rannells Funeral Home. Condolences may be made to the family via the funeral home’s website at www.rannellsfuneral home.com.
Jackie D. ‘Jack’ Utter
May 8, 2011
ROCHESTER — Jackie D. “Jack” Utter, 76, of Rochester, died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 8 at the Roudebush V.A. Medical Center, Indianapolis.
He is survived by sons, Randy (Jennifer) Utter of Rochester and Rick (Teri) Utter of Rochester; daughter, Trisha Utter of Rochester; four grandchildren; a sister, Marguerite Swick of Beaver Dam; brother, Morse (Pat) Utter of Akron; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 11 and one hour prior to services Thursday at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.
Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 12 at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Athens Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the cancer charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be made to the family via the funeral home’s email at firstname.lastname@example.org.