Death notices 5-23-12

Mary Ann Rankin
May 20, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Mary Ann Rankin, 94, of 635 Oakhill Ave., Plymouth, died at 12:55 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2012, at Miller's Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
She is survived by her husband, George L. Rankin of Plymouth; daughter, Karen Roush of Mishawaka; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth is handling the arrangements. There will be no services.
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Leon D. Hochstedler
May 22, 2012
NAPPANEE — Leon D. Hochstedler, 78, Nappanee, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 9:15 a.m. at Elkhart General Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Judy; daughters, Marla (Brian) Yoder, Nappanee, Brenda (Mike) Yutzy, Colorado Springs, Colo., Jeannie (Lyle) Gascho, Pigeon, Mich., Amy (Steve) Troyer, Wakarusa; 20 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters, Leona Yoder, Goshen, Alta (James) Stalter, Eureka, Ill., Grace (Clarence) Graber, Elkhart, Elsie (Merlin) Hochstetler, Elkhart; brothers, John (Shirleen) Hochstedler, Goshen, Louis (Marilyn) Hochstedler, Nappanee, Glen (Ruby) Hochstedler, Wakarusa, Verl (Shirley) Hochstedler, Kokomo, and Wayne (Kathy) Hochstedler, Harrisonburg, Va.
Visitation is Thursday at the Nappanee Missionary Chapel, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the services Friday, at 10 a.m. at the Nappanee Missionary Church Sanctuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to Global Disciples (315 W James St., Suite 202, Lancaster, PA 17603).
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