Death notices 9-3-13
Melvin Fisher Sr.
Aug. 30, 2013
WALKERTON — Melvin Fisher Sr., 65, of Walkerton, formerly of North Judson, died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 in Franciscan St. Anthony Health, Michigan City.
Survivors include his wife, Joan; five children, Melvin (Sonja) Fisher Jr. of Knox, Kelly Fisher of Knox, Kelvin (Jill) Fisher of Hanna, Larry (Chariti) Fisher of Knox and Shelly (Jason) Simon of Hamlet; 11 grandchildren; three brothers, Raymond Fisher and Howard Fisher, both of North Judson and Marvin Fisher of Knox; and three sisters, Clara Saine of North Judson and Shirley Sitek and Mae Crosby, both of Knox.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 at 10 a.m. CDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will follow at Round Lake Cemetery, Knox. Visitation is Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. To leave online condolences, go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Sept. 1, 2013
BREMEN — Janeen (Chapman) Slos, 61, of Bremen died Sept. 1, 2013, at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, David of Bremen; children, Amy (Trent) Stouder, Katie Slos, David (Amber) Slos Jr., Llene Enders all of Bremen, eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; her mother, Phyllis; sisters, RaeAnn Chapman of Mishawaka, Becky (Robbie) Cauffman of Mishawaka; and brother, Randy (Sara) Chapman of Avon.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Sept. 4 from 3-7 p.m. at Mishler Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service. Services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Bremen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Southern Care Hospice.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com.
Norman L. Brashere
Aug. 31, 2013
GROVERTOWN — Norman L. Brashere, 71, died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 at IU Health LaPorte Hospital after a brief illness.
He is survived by one daughter, Norma Schubert of Plymouth; three grandchildren; and one sister, Joyce Aly.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 at 11 a.m. CDT at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will follow at the Grovertown Cemetery. Visitation is Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. CDT and Saturday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the Grace Baptist Christian School in Plymouth. To leave online condolences, go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Robert L. Schaefer
Aug. 30, 2013
NORTH JUDSON — Robert L. Schaefer, 42, died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 in North Judson.
Survivors include his wife, Penny; seven children, Trenton (Krista), Tyler, Tori, Tanner, Tatum, Josh, and Austin, all of North Judson; parents, Ronald and Patricia Schaefer of DeMotte and sister, Jamie Hamilton of Georgia.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at 3 p.m. CDT at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will follow at the Grovertown Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday from 12 p.m. CDT until the time of services. Memorial contributions may be given to the family. To leave online condolences, go to rannellsfuneralhome.com.
Irene Annabelle Rouch Clary
Aug. 31, 2013
ROCHESTER — Irene Annabelle Rouch Clary, 92, of Rochester died at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester on Aug. 31, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Darla (Murro) Martens of Argyle, Texas; a son, Ron (Carlita) Clary of Garland, Texas; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Elnora Burton.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2013 at the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is from 4 - 7 p.m. Thursday and an hour prior to services. Burial will be at the Fulton Cemetery, Fulton. Memorials may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church. Condolences may be made at www.goodfamilyfh.com.
Ernest A. Phillips Jr.
Aug. 31, 2013
ROCHESTER — Ernest A. Phillips Jr., 90, of Rochester died Aug. 31, 2013 at home. Arrangements are pending at the Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.