Death notices 11-5-12

Sr. Bernice Buescher
Nov. 2, 2012
DONALDSON — Sr. Bernice Buescher, PHJC, 97, died at 6:20 p.m. Friday Nov. 2, 2012 in the Catherine Kasper Life Center on the grounds of Ancilla Domini at Donaldson.
She is survived by two brothers, Charles and Ray Buescher.
Visitation will be held Monday, Nov. 5 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Catherine Kasper Home Chapel, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
Funeral will be at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6 in the chapel.
Burial will follow in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Donaldson.
Notes of condolence may be sent to the Community through the website:

Ernest Parke Baxter
Nov. 3, 2012
ROCHESTER — Ernest Parke Baxter, 84, died Saturday, Nov. 3 at home.
He is survived by his wife, Fran; a daughter, LeeAnn (Buddy) Pollock of Rochester; a son, Douglas (Christina) Baxter of Rochester; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Gloria Ann Gallop of Cornwall, Pa.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 and an hour prior to services Sunday. Memorials may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church or the Northern Indiana Community Foundation. Online condolences may be made at

Lily V. Bair
Nov. 3, 2012
WINAMAC — Lily V. Bair, 85, of Winamac died Nov. 3, 2012 at 7 p.m. at Hickory Creek at Winamac.
She is survived by a daughter, Judith (Ronald) Loehmer, Winamac; son, Michael (Margaret) Bair, Knox; four grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and brother, Paul (Wilma) Miller, Royal Center.
Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at Frain Mortuary, Winamac. Funeral services will be held at Frain Mortuary, Winamac, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at 11 a.m. Memorial contributions may be given to the Friends of Pleasant View Retirement Home. Burial will take place at Reed Cemetery, Winamac,
Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at

Wayne W. Maupin
Nov. 3, 2012
NORTH JUDSON — Wayne W. Maupin, 59, of North Judson died Nov. 3, 2012 at Porter Regional Hospital, Valparaiso.
He is survived by his wife, Anna of North Judson; sisters, Frances Smith of Knox, Gracie Babb of Norfolk, Va.; and brothers, Herman Maupin of North Judson, Raymond Maupin of Austin.
Visitation is Monday, Nov. 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. CST at O’Donnell Funeral Home, Inc., North Judson. Funeral service is Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery, North Judson.