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Hazel M. Miller, 95, Elkhart, passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 17, at Elkhart General Hospital.
She was born July 11, 1923, Foraker, to Amzy E. and Agnes Orpha (Smeltzer) Roose.
Hazel married Ray L. Miller, July 3, 1950, in Southwest.
Mary F. Harris, passed away Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2018, at Eastlake Nursing & Rehabilitation Center from natural causes. She was 87 years of age.
A native of Elkhart, Mary was born Sept. 6, 1931, to the late Eugene T. and Catherine C....
Gregg Wayne "Budman" Roberts, 57, Lakeville, passed away peacefully at the Center for Hospice Care in Elkhart, Sunday, Oct. 28, with his brother, niece and nephew at his side.
He was born Dec. 17, 1960, to the late Gary Roberts and Rita...
ELKHART [mdash] Dean L. Cripe, 90, passed away of natural causes, Sunday morning, Aug. 19, at Elkhart General Hospital, surrounded by love and family.
Dean was born Feb. 18, 1928, in Wakarusa, to Roscoe and Lois (Hooley) Cripe.
In addition to...
Mrs. Verda Lee Miller, 76, Elkhart, passed away peacefully at her home of natural causes, Sunday, July 15, at 12:40 p.m.
She was born Aug. 31, 1941, in LaGrange County, to Harry and Clara (Berkey) Weaver.
She is preceded in death by her...
The Rev. Jack Clayton McGlasson, 89, residing in Millersburg, passed to his rest from natural causes and into the arms of his savior Friday, June 15, at The Maples at Waterford Crossing, Goshen, surrounded by his family.
Jack was born Jan. 24,...
Pastor Jack Clayton McGlasson, 89, residing in Millersburg, passed to his rest from natural causes and into the arms of his savior Friday, June 15, 2018 at The Maples at Waterford Crossing, Goshen, surrounded by his family.
Jack was born Jan....
John R. Humes, 62, of Elkhart, passed away Thursday afternoon from injuries he received after a two-vehicle accident on the John Weaver Parkway and Aeroplex Drive.
John was born July 9, 1955 in Plymouth to Delbert R. Humes and Marjorie (Snyder)...
Mary Catherine Pleasant, residing in Goshen, passed away from injuries following a motor vehicle accident in Elkhart Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Memorial Hospital of South Bend. She was 90 years young.
Cathy was born Oct. 30, 1927 in White...
Lillian F. Oakes, 73, passed away Tuesday, March 6, at Goshen General from heart failure.
She was born Feb. 23, 1945, in Millersburg, to Moses E. and Goldie Fern (Miller) Mast.
She married Randall Kent Oakes June 25, 1977, in Elkhart. Randall...
Richard Paul "Ricky" Rider, 42, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 7, from injuries he received after a motor vehicle accident on I-94 near Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Ricky was born Jan. 26, 1976, in Goshen, to Richard W. Rider and Katrina L. (Thacker)...
Mrs. Marjorie E. "Marge" Kirkdorffer, 93, of Elkhart, passed away peacefully of an extended illness into the arms of her Lord while surrounded by her family at Elkhart General Hospital on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 at 4:07 a.m.
She was born March...
Keith E. Ott, 77, of Elkhart, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 at Elkhart General Hospital.
Keith was born April 3, 1940, in Millersburg, to Orion Ott and Inez (Simmons) Pepper.
He married Monica P. Stevens on May 24, 1965 in Elkhart....
Randall Kent Oakes, 71, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 19, at his home, following a battle with cancer.
He was born Dec. 28, 1946, in Elkhart, to the late Albert E. and Lois Mae (Kluth) Oakes.
He married Lillian F. Miller, June 25, 1977, in...
Kathryn M. Steckly, 93, passed away Sunday, Jan. 14, 2017 at Greencroft Healthcare in Goshen, Indiana.
Kathryn was born Jan. 28, 1924 in Kalona, Iowa to Enos J. and Amy L. (Hershberger) Steckly.
She is preceded in death by her sister Lois...
Heaven received a new angel Monday, Dec. 25, with the passing of James C. "Jim" Stout, 81, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka.
Jim was born July 3, 1936 in New Castle, to the late Kenneth and Katherine (Fisher) Stout. He had...
Clifford Robert Williams, 72, longtime attorney, Elkhart County Public Defender and friend to many, passed away early Saturday morning, Dec. 16, 2017 at the Center for Hospice Care Elkhart, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Charles R. "Chuck" Ornduff Sr., 86, Elkhart, passed away peacefully Saturday evening, Oct. 21, at Center for Hospice Care Elkhart, with his family by his side.
He was born June 10, 1931, in Cumberland, Maryland, to Olen and Thelma P. (Shrout)...
Paul Eugene Angel, 74, Elkhart, passed away Saturday, Oct. 7, at North Woods Village at Edison Lakes, Mishawaka, of complications of Alzheimer's disease.
A native of Elkhart, Paul was born April 26, 1943, the son of Marshall Q. and Grace...
Edna Mae Kitson, 84, of Elkhart, passed away Thursday, Aug. 17, at The Center for Hospice Care.
Edna was born Jan. 20, 1933, in the small Arkansas community of Glenwood, daughter of the late Flay M. and Bertha (Diggs) Dollar.
In addition to...
Sharon Kay Jennings, 75, Elkhart, passed away peacefully at her home following an extended illness Sunday, July 30, at 10:15 p.m.
She was born in Elkhart July 3, 1942 to Howard and Esther (Moser) Holderman.
She married Robert L. Kistler in...
Sharon L. Bevilacqua, 76, Edwardsburg, Michigan and formerly of Wilmington, N.C. died Wednesday at Elkhart Hospice House.
She married Donald Bevilacqua Nov. 20, 1958 in Niles. He died Aug. 22, 2013. Surviving is a daughter Kimberly Ann (Timothy...
Stuart "Stu" Christopher Keaton, 58, of Middlebury, IN, went to be home with his Lord and Savior on the morning of Thursday, July 13, 2017 after a hard-fought, nearly 3-year battle with lung cancer. Stu was born February 16, 1959 in Toledo, OH to...
Former Elkhart City Judge, Magistrate and friend to many, David A. Denton, passed away Thursday, June 27, at Elkhart General Hospital, at the age of 79.
A native of Elkhart, he was born Nov. 9, 1937, to Harold N. and Margaret (Arnold) Denton....
Dora Mae Blue, 85, Elkhart, died Monday, June 19, at East Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Dora was born Jan. 3, 1932, in Magoffin County, Kentucky, to Joseph and Blanche Neely.
On June 16, 1951, she married Robert D. Blue in Mishawaka....