Death notices 9/24/10: Betty L. Schmeltz, Geraldine M. Hoeffler, Delbert Hall, Herman Booker

Betty L. Schmeltz
April 14, 1939-Sept. 22, 2010
WALKERTON — Betty Lou Schmeltz, 71, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010 in her home.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Schmeltz; children, Cathy Schmeltz of Indianapolis, Karen (Phillip) Groves of Walkerton, Dennis (Lisa) Schmeltz of Plymouth, and Christy (Sam) Ellingwood of Indianapolis; brothers and sisters, Dorothy (Paul) Hayn of Plymouth, Donald (Dolly) Pontius of Alabama, Esther Bradley of Mishawaka, Robert (Wanda) Pontius of Walkerton, Richard (Coleen) Pontius of Fort Wayne, Jim (Sandy) Pontius of Osceola, and Kenneth (Betty) Pontius of Bremen; and five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. EDT at St. Patricks Church, Walkerton with Father Pius Ilechukwu officiating. Burial will be at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Walkerton.
Friends may call Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Monday 10 to 10:30 a.m. EDT at Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel where a Rosary service will be held Sunday at 7:30 p.m. 
Memorial contributions may be given to the Christian Community Pantry, PO Box 145, Walkerton, IN 46574.
To leave online condolences go to: rannellsfuneralhome.com.

Geraldine M. Hoeffler
Sept. 22, 2010
P LYMOUTH — Geraldine M. Hoeffler, 83, a resident of Pretty View Drive, Plymouth, passed away Wednesday afternoon in the Our Lady of Peace Hospital, Mishawaka.
Service arrangements are incomplete at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Delbert Hall
Sept. 23, 2010
ARGOS — Delbert Hall, 68, of 18465 Michigan Road, Argos, died Sept. 23, 2010 at 3:39 a.m. at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Herman Booker
Sept. 23, 2010
BREMEN — Herman Booker, 84, of Bremen passed away Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at the Community Hospital of Bremen. Arrangements are pending at the Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen.