Death notices 7-31-12

Robert D. Hamman
July 27, 2012
NAPPANEE — Robert D. Hamman, 75, of Nappanee, died Friday, July 27, at Elkhart General Hospital Emergency Room from natural causes.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy; five children, Timothy S. (Di) Hamman of Eastlake, Ohio; Kelly Sutton of Nappanee; Rodney D. (Sherrill) Hamman of Mentone; Kina (Tom) Hinz of Plymouth; and Kela (Jimmy Faulkner) Hamman-Runnells of Warsaw; 13 grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Visitation is Monday, July 30, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nappanee Missionary Church Chapel, and an hour prior to the 10 a.m. service Tuesday, also at the Nappanee Missionary Church Chapel. Cremation will follow. Memorial contributions may be given to the Children’s Mission at the church. Online condolences may be shared at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, is handling the arrangements.

Roland Clemons Sr.
July 28, 2012
GROVERTOWN — Roland Clemons Sr., 96, of Grovertown died Saturday, July 28, 2012.
He is survived by his children, Roland Clemons Jr. of Knox, Shirley Bukowski of Walkerton, Bessie Marcum of Rochester, Suzie Polarek of Knox, Timmy Clemons of Knox, Daniel Clemons of Valparaiso, Edward Clemons of Knox, Wanita Corey of Knox; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 1 p.m. CDT with visitation two hours prior to services at M.C. Smith Funeral Home. Burial will take place at Round Lake Cemetery.

Lila Jane Wallace
July 26, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Lila J. Wallace, 86, a resident of Plymouth, died Thursday evening in the Elkhart Hospice House.
Service arrangements are incomplete at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Paul Robert Klotz
July 28, 2012
NAPPANEE — Paul R. Klotz, 86, of Nappanee died at 12:36 p.m. Saturday, July 28, 2012 at his home.
He is survived by his wife, M. June Klotz; daughters, Diane (Larry) Cale of Nappanee, Carol (Gary) Kinsey of Logansport, Elaine (Greg) Crump of South Bend, Janet (Tom) Shaver of Logansport, Pam (Chad) Roe of St. Marys, Ga.; sons, Steve (Cherri) Klotz of Wakarusa, Jim (Donna) Klotz of Nappanee, and Jerry (Pam) Klotz of Nappanee; 13 grandchildren and four stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Marjorie (Harold) Berkey of Goshen; sister, Mary Lou Dougherty of Nappanee; sister-in-law, Eileen Niehaus of Warsaw; brother-in-laws, Richard Lemler, Chester (JoAnna) Lemler, and Lowell “Butch” (Nancy) Lemler all of Tippecanoe.
Funeral will take place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012 at the First Church of God, 72036 C.R. 7 Nappanee. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Nappanee. Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to First Church of God, Nappanee or Kosciusko County Hospice. Online condolences may be left for the family at

Donovan Clifton
July 30, 2012
CULVER — Donovan Clifton, 84, of Culver died July 30, 2012 at 2:30 a.m. at his home.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.

Kenneth Earl Menzie Sr.
July 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Kenneth Earl Menzie Sr., 90, of Plymouth died July 30, 2012 at 1:37 p.m. at his residence.
Arrangements are pending with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.