Death notices 5-31-12

Marjorie I. Gross
May 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Marjorie I. Gross, 91, of Plymouth died May 29, 2012 at 12:50 a.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Visitation is Saturday, June 2, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Funeral is Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Burial will be in New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
A full obituary will appear in a later edition.

Marsha Demkovich
May 24, 2012
DUNE ACRES — Marsha Demkovich, 61, of Dune Acres died Thursday, May 24, after a battle with cancer.
She is survived by her husband, Rick; her son, Alex (Elise Daxe); her daughter, Mary Beckworth of Silver City, N.M.; five grandchildren; her sister, Diann Parsons of Plymouth; her mother, Polly Miller Anderson of Bremen; and her brother, Mark Miller of South Bend.
Visitation is at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton, from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 1. Memorial service is Saturday, June 2, at 10 a.m. at White-Love.
Donations in lieu of flowers should be sent to the Chesterton Art Gallery.

Marion C. Jolly
May 30, 2012 
PLYMOUTH — Marion C. Jolly, 81, a Cook Lake resident of Plymouth, died at 1:43 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012 in the Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
Visitation will be held on Friday, June 1 from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Services will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday in the funeral home and will conclude with Military Honors in the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Memorial gifts may be given to the Pretty Lake Trinity United Methodist Church.
A complete obituary story will be printed in the Friday edition of the Pilot News.

James Robert Hamann
May 18, 2012
SPENCER — James Robert Hamann, 80, of Spencer, formerly of South Bend, died May 18, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Delcia Hamann; their children, David (Cathy) Hamann of Plymouth, Gail (Robert) Larva of Knox, Laura (Duane) Bobay of Columbia City, Randy Hamann of Spencer, Kathy (Dave) Collins of Knox, Karla (Kenneth) Moore of Spencer, and James (Vanessa) Hamann of Indianapolis. Also surviving are several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will take place at a later date.The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, is assisting the family with the local arrangements.
Messages may be sent through

Jessie L. Bentley
May 31, 2012
MENTONE — Jessie L. Bentley, 74, of Mentone died at 7:30 a.m., Thursday, May 31, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw.
She is survived by two daughters, Teresa Newcomer and Karen Bentley both of Mentone; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2012 in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, and one hour prior to the service in the funeral home Saturday.
Burial will be in the Mentone Cemetery.
Condolences may be made at