Death notices 8-28-11
Aug. 24, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Katie Pike, 89, of 328 Conger St., Plymouth, died of natural causes at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, at the home of her daughter after a lengthy illness.
Surviving are daughters, Shirley Conley of Elkhart, Delores Dipert and Sharon Standley, both of Plymouth; sons, James Pike of Plymouth and Rolland Pike of Elkhart; 17 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren.
Visitation is Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the House of Prayer, 12450 Plymouth-Goshen Trail, Plymouth, IN 46563.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011 at 11 a.m. in the House of Prayer United Pentecostal Church, 12450 Plymouth-Goshen Trail, Plymouth, IN 46563.
Memorial gifts in Katie’s memory may be made to the House of Prayer.
Sharing memories and messages of condolence may be sent to the family via the funeral home’s website, www.johnson-danielson.com.
Linda L. Rupchock
Aug. 26, 2011
WALKERTON — Linda L. (Ruby-Bell) Rupchock, 71, died Friday, Aug. 26, 2011 in her home.
She is survived by her husband, David L. Rupchock; six daughters, Cindy (Jake) Kaser of Plymouth, Tammy (Don) Parker, Julie Cassady, Jane Bell, Chris Norem and Tina (David) Dickinson, all of Walkerton; 23 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and two brothers, Harold John (Sally) Ruby of Argos and Rick (Gerri) Ruby of Walkerton.
Funeral services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. EDT at the Walkerton United Pentecostal Church. Burial will be at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Walkerton. Visitation is at the Walkerton United Pentecostal Church, Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday 1 p.m. until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis. Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel is handling arrangements. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Dennis L. Smith
Aug. 24, 2011
GROVERTOWN — Dennis L. Smith, 56, died Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 in his home.
Survivors include his father, Harold Smith of Grovertown; and one sister, Diana Stacy of Knox.
Funeral services were Monday at 11 a.m. CDT at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial is at the Oak Grove Cemetery, LaCrosse. Visitation was Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Monday after 10 a.m. until the time of services. To leave online condolences go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Sr. Carmeline Parisi, PHJC
Aug. 29, 2011
DONALDSON – Sr. Carmeline Parisi, 99, died Aug. 29 in the Catherine Kasper Life Center.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Aug. 27, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Ethel Robinson, 81, died of natural causes at 6:16 a.m. in Miller’s Assisted Living Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011.
Ethel is survived by her husband, Kennedy of Plymouth; son, Kennedy “Ken” (Sharen) Robinson, also of Plymouth; two grandchildren; and sister, Eleanor (Ed) Gindelberger of Dayton, Ohio.
Visitation is Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will be in the Chapel Hill Mausoleum Chapel, Chapel Hill Cemetery, Osceola, at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, with visitation from noon to 1 p.m.
Entombment will be in the Chapel Hill Mausoleum.
Memorial gifts in Ethel’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Letters of condolence may be sent to the family via the funeral home’s website, www.johnson-danielson.com.
Elsie M. Wieringa
Aug. 27, 2011
LAKEVILLE — Elsie M. Wieringa, 89, of Lakeville, formerly of Culver died Aug. 27, 2011 at 5:30 a.m. at Southfield Village, South Bend.
She is survived by her daughter, Rose (Paul) Russell of Lakeville; son, Ed (Gail) Wieringa of Marshaville, Ohio; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation is Tuesday, Aug. 30 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Odom Funeral Home, Culver.
Service will be Wednesday, Aug. 31 at 11 a.m. at Odom Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Letters of condolence may be sent via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com
The Odom Funeral Home, Culver is in charge of arrangements.
John R. Mars
Aug. 26, 2011
ORLANDO, Fla. — John R. Mars, 92, of Orlando, Fla., formerly of Culver died Aug. 26, 2011 at 5:30 a.m. in Orlando, Fla.
He is survived by sons, Anthony C. Mars and Dr. J. Peter Mars.
Services will be Thursday, Sept. 1 at 11 a.m. at the Culver Academy Chapel.
Memorials may be given to St. Mary’s of the Lake Catholic Church, Culver, or the John R. and Phyllis Mars Scholarship Fund in care of the The Culver Academy.
Letters of condolence may be sent via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com. The Odom Funeral Home, Culver is in charge of arrangements.