Death notices 6-7-12

Gloria J. Pertics
June 5, 2012
SOUTH BEND — Gloria J. Pertics, 85, of South Bend, formerly of LaPaz, died at 1:05 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012 in her home.
She is survived by her daughter, Valerie L. (Arch) Milani of Mishawaka; son, Rick S. (Cindy) Pertics of Plymouth; and six grandchildren.
Private services will be held at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville is assisting the family with arrangements. Contributions may be offered to the Center for Hospice Care, 111 Sunnybrook Ct., South Bend, IN 46637. Online condolences may be sent to

William H. McKinnies
June 2, 2012
WALKERTON — William H. McKinnies, 83, of Walkerton died at 2:40 p.m. Saturday, June 2, 2012 in his home.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy R. McKinnies; three daughters, Janet (Daniel) Taylor of Sebring, Fla., Karen (Christopher) Brewer of Houston, Texas and Dottie (Carl) Snyder of North Liberty; two sons, William H. McKinnies Jr. of Reno, Nev. and Philip (Laquita) McKinnies of Houston, Texas; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and two sisters, Evelyn Morris of South Bend and Maxine (Paul) Reed of Marion, Ill.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 9, 2012 in the United Pentecostal Church, 4609 S. Ironwood, South Bend. Graveside services and burial will follow in Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday in the church. Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be offered to United Pentecostal Church, 4609 S. Ironwood, South Bend, IN 46614. Online condolences may be sent to

Genevieve Ruth St. Clair
June 3, 2012
ROCHESTER — Genevieve Ruth St. Clair, 96, of Rochester, died at 7 p.m., Sunday, June 3, 2012 at her sister’s home.
She is survived by a daughter, Genevieve Ann (Walter) Gorski of Brookings, Ore.; a sister, Martha Murray of Rochester; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
Service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2012 in the Good Family Funeral Home,1200 W. 18th St. Rochester. Visitation is one hour prior to the service in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Rochester IOOF Cemetery.
Condolences may be made at

Glen Miller
June 5, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Glen Miller, 53, of Plymouth, died unexpectedly at his home Tuesday morning at 8:22 a.m.
Survivors include his wife, Ann; his mother, Margaret Miller of Plymouth; daughters, Kristi, Katie, Sara and Amanda; sisters, Jennifer A. Miller of Tippecanoe, Cynde (David) Brown of Posen, Ill. and Kathi (Todd) Lightfoot of Maryland; and one brother John Miller of Arizona.
There will be no services or visitation at this time.
Arrangements are with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Memorial gifts may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516.
Notes of condolence may be sent to the family through the website:

Donald D. Koontz
June 5, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Donald D. “Doc” Koontz, 84, of Plymouth, died at his home Tuesday afternoon.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.