Death notices 8-30-12

Patricia Hudson
Aug. 28, 2012
BREMEN — Patricia Hudson, 76, of Bremen, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012 at LuAnn Nursing Home, Nappanee.
She is survived by two sons, Eric (Tami) Hudson of Bremen and Todd Hudson of Bremen; a daughter, Debbie (Scott) Campbell of Indianapolis; and eight grandchildren.
A funeral will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Bremen Missionary Church.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 at the church. There will also be one hour of calling prior to the service on Saturday.
Contributions may be given to Community Hospital of Bremen.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at

David A. Berger
Aug. 28, 2012 
ARGOS — David A. Berger, 71, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012 in Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth.
Survivors include: his wife, Debbie; one daughter, Karen Schillerstrom of Arizona; three sons, Chris and Dan, both of Bourbon and Randy of Arizona; eight grandchildren and four sisters, Joyce Kolar of Argos, Carol Madonna of Plymouth, Esther Sheeks of Rochester and Jean Eskridge of McHenry, Ill. 
Funeral services will be Friday at 7 p.m. EDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Visitation is Friday from 3 to 7 p.m. To leave online condolences, go to
Susan (Gangloff) Porter
Aug. 26, 2012

SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Susan Marie Porter, 40, of Springdale, Ark., formerly of Plymouth, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2012.
She is survived by her daughter, Morgan Elizabeth Porter of Springdale, Ark.; her stepdaughter, Stephani (Steven) Woodall of Amity, Ark.; her sisters, Beth Anne (Peter) Martin of Cincinnati, Ohio, Jane DeBeck (Ken Kidulas) of Cromwell, Julie (Kevin Hammann) Gangloff of Chicago, Ill.; her brothers, Jeffrey (Bonnie) Gangloff of La Porte, Steven (Linda) Gangloff of New Paris, Mathew (Julie) Gangloff of Union, Mich.; and her sister-in-law, Carolyn Gangloff of Plymouth.
Funeral service and visitation will be Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions be given to the funeral home to help with expenses.
Memories may be shared at

Mary Welborn Burkett
Aug. 29, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Mary Welborn Burkett, 105, died of natural causes Wednesday morning, Aug. 29, 2012, in the Katherine Casper Life Center.
She is survived by two daughters: Joyce E. Howard of Plymouth, and Carol A. (Magoon) Blane and spouse Markham of Indianapolis; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Services will be held Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at 11 a.m. in the Plymouth Church of the Brethren, 1130 N. Michigan St. Visitation will continue in the church one hour prior to services.
Burial will be in the New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth.
Memorials may be made to the Plymouth Church of the Brethren, Catherine Kasper Life Center or The Center for Hospice Care.
Online condolences my be sent to the family at

Elfreda Robb
Aug. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Elfreda Robb, 53, a lifetime area resident, died at 10:35 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, in the Kindred Hospital of Northern Indiana in Mishawaka.
She is survived by two daughters, Amber Dawn Robb of Elkhart and Syconi R. Robb of Plymouth; two grandchildren; five sisters, Patricia (Dale) Kitts of Plymouth, Dorothy Love of Polk City, Fla., Jone Miller of Rochester, Shirley Carpenter of Bremen and Claudia (Johnny) Mullins of Nappanee; and two brothers, Marshall (Lisa) Robb of Kentland and Anthony Robb of Polk City, Fla.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 at Maple Grove Cemetery, Argos.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Notes of condolence may be sent to the family through the website:
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.