Death notices 3-18-13

Joseph Detweiler
March 15, 2013
NAPPANEE — Joseph Detweiler, 79, of Nappanee, formerly of Bremen, died at Community Hospital of Bremen on Friday, March 15, 2013.
Survivors include, one daughter, Robin (Scott) Hellman of Bremen; three sons, Joseph W. (Andria) Detweiler of Bremen, Jamie (Teri) Detweiler of Bremen, Paul A. Detweiler of Bremen, 10 grandchildren; two sisters, Amanda Detweiler of Wakarusa, Barb (Wayne) Harter of Wakarusa; and a brother Eli, (Sue) Detweiler of Wakarusa.
Services will be held at 12 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Bremen. Burial will take place at the Bremen Cemetery. Visitation is two hours prior to services Tuesday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Dominic’s Catholic Church.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at

Joan L. Wakal
March 16, 2013
KNOX — Joan L. Wakal, 81, died Saturday, March 16, 2013 in her home.
She is survived by her husband, William Wakal; one daughter, Kathy (David) Young of Hendersonville, N.C.; two sons, William L. (Shirlee) Wakal of Knox and Ben Wakal of Peru; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. CDT at the Knox United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at the Crown Hill Cemetery, Knox. Visitation is Monday from 2 to 6 p.m. at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel and Tuesday at the church one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be given to The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 112 S. Center St., Plymouth, IN  46563. To leave online condolences, go to

Doris Albrecht
March 16, 2013
DONALDSON — Doris Albrecht, 93, died Saturday in the Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson.
Service arrangements are incomplete and will take place in Walnut, Ill. under the direction of the Garland Funeral Home, 14733 Illinois Highway, Walnut, IL 61376.
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth is assisting with local arrangements.