Death notices 6-25-12

Karen M. Reese Pietrzak
June 20, 2012
SOUTH BEND — Karen M. Reese Pietrzak, 63, of South Bend died Wednesday. She is survived by her daughter, Sarah Pietrzak and son, Brent Pietrzak, both of South Bend; sister, Amy Reese of Tucson, Ariz.; brothers, Steve (Judy) Reese of Cache, Okla. and Brian (Tina) Reese of Bristol, Tenn. Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at New Creations Fellowship, Granger. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Palmer Funeral Home-River Park is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences to

Darren Eric Stoner
June 21, 2012
KNOX — Darren Eric Stoner, 39, of Knox died June 21, 2012 at Starke Memorial Hospital.
He is survived by his parents, Donna and Leroy Hanselman of Knox; brothers, Mike Hardel of Knox, David Hardel of Portage; sisters, Cathie Johns of Tippecanoe, Victoria (Williams) Babey of Knox; brother-in-law, John Vires of Fort Wayne; grandparents, Eva Sowers of Plymouth, and Al and Ruth Hanselman of Plymouth.
Services were Monday, June 25, 2012 at 1 p.m. CDT at Braman & Son Memorial Chapel, Knox. Visitation was after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial is in New Oakhill Cemetery.

Doris I. Sliter
June 24, 2012
KOONTZ LAKE — Doris I. Sliter, 77, of Koontz Lake died June 24, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
She is survived by a daughter, Vicky L. (Doug) Harman of Plymouth; sister, Betty Kizer of Lakeville, four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral will be Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Morris Cemetery, LaPaz.
Memorial contributions may be made to Center for Hospice Care, 112 S. Center St., Plymouth, IN 46563.

Maebelle Scaife
June 23, 2012
KEWANNA — Maebelle Scaife, 69, of Kewanna, died at 1:40 a.m. June 23 at the St. Vincent Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at the Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.