Elkhart Cremation Services
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Patricia "Patty" June Hostetler, 60, passed away peacefully Jan. 13, at Goshen Hospital.
She was born May 8, 1958, in Goshen, to the late Charles and Jesse (Cable) May.
Surviving are three children, Jessica Salazar, Christopher (Elizabeth)...
Sheila Kay (Fluke) McCauley "Nana," 73, Elkhart, went to heaven Jan. 5. She was at her home surrounded by family and friends.
She was a director on the board of ADEC, where she volunteered her time supporting the special needs community. She was...
Emmit I. Cobb, 84, Elkhart, passed away Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at Goshen Hospital.
He was born April 21, 1934, in Heleville, Alabama, to Joe and Ethel (Dodd) Cobb.
He married Nancy Carper. and she preceded him in death in 1979.
A celebration of life service for Mary Ann Hayes will take place Saturday, Jan. 5, from noon to 1 p.m., at Jamestown United Methodist Church. Dinner will follow the service at Baugo Fire Dept.
Mary Ann Hayes, 43, Elkhart, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25, at her home.
She was born June 4, 1975, in Elkhart, to Raymond A. and Sharon E. (Sloat) Hayes Sr.
Surviving are a daughter, Gracie Lorraine Hayes (fiance, Logan Maynard), Elkhart; her...
Robert "B.J." Jones, 59, passed away Dec. 24, at Goshen Hospital. He was born May 20, 1959, in Manchester, Kentucky, to William and Elizabeth (Napier) Jones.
On June 1, 2002, in New Paris, he married Carol (Cripe) Corn.
She survives along with...
Alice J. Stanfield, 91, Goshen, passed away peacefully to go home to see her Lord and Savior Thursday, Dec. 20, at Greencroft Goshen Health Care.
She was born June 21, 1927, in Goshen, to Cecil and Nora (Hoover) Barringer.
On Dec. 24, 1963, she...
GOSHEN Pauline Lucille Hoogenboom, 91, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 at Greencroft Healthcare where she had resided since June 2014.
She was born Aug. 5, 1927, in Goshen to Simon and Florabelle (Taylor) Mitterling.
On April 24,...
Emma Jane Charles, 74, Millersburg, passed away Saturday Nov. 17, at her home.
She was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Goshen, to Marvin J. and Joy B. (George) Mast.
On June 2, 1967, she married Douglas Charles. He preceded her in death Oct. 28, 2016....
Michael Rollo Leasor, 76, Middlebury, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, at his home.
He was born Nov. 18, 1941, in Battle Creek, Michigan, to Ralph E. and Virginia (Day) Leasor.
On June 3, 1989, in Elkhart, he married Patricia "Trish" Young. She...
Michael Lee Hall "Ponytail" passed away in his home at 6:25 p.m. Nov. 1, 2018. He was born Feb. 24, 1961, in Goshen.
He is survived by his mother, Shirley J. Hall; brother, James Richard Hall II; sisters, Cathy A. Fenner and Kimberly Smeltzer;...
Norma Jean (Berkey) Miller, 86, Elkhart, passed away Friday, Oct. 19, at Woodland Manor in Elkhart.
She was born June 26, 1932, in Goshen, to Arthur and Lucille (Hess) Miller.
Surviving are three children, Brenda K. Mortimer, Edwardsburg,...
Merlin C. Lehman, 85, of Goshen, passed away Monday Sept. 3, at the Courtyard in Goshen.
He was born March 22, 1933, in Kidron, Ohio to Sylvester and Martha (Bixler) Lehman.
On Nov. 22, 1958, he married Janet Schloneger. She preceded him in...
Mark E. Diamond, 47, passed away, Wednesday, Aug. 1, at his home in Goshen.
He was born Feb. 21, 1971, in Goshen, to Edward and Victoria (Elliott) Diamond.
On Aug. 5, 1995, in Goshen, he married Stacey Mossman. She survives, along with three...
Syma "Sue" Marie DiCarlo-Geljack, 46, passed away July 23, in Goshen.
She was born Jan. 10, 1972, in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Surviving is her husband of more than 30 years, Ken Geljack Jr.; two children, Elizabeth Geljack and Kenny...
Harriet Fay Rock, 93, of Nappanee, passed away Friday, July 6, at Waterford Crossing in Goshen.
She was born Sept. 30, 1924, in New Paris, to Rollo and Jessie Mae (Leatherman) Neff.
Surviving are two daughters, Susan E. (Rand) Schrock, of...
Gary Gene Smith, 60, of Bremen passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, in his home after a short battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis.
Gary was born Feb. 18, 1958 in Springfield, Illinois, to Mary Todd Smith McDaniel and Ira Smith. Gary was raised for many...
GOSHEN Gladys Bertsche, 88, went home to her Lord on Saturday May 26. She passed at home surrounded by her loved ones.
Gladys was born Oct. 25, 1929, in Sterling, Illinois, to the late Ezra and Lydia (Denlinger) Long.
She married Hilary...
Marion "Wayne" Stopher, 91, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died peacefully at Greencroft Gables, Thursday, May 3.
He was born July 5, 1926, in Berne, to Ora and Cora Stopher. Due to the early death of his father, he was raised...
James M. Burkhead, 66, passed away April 9, in Goshen.
He was born Nov. 19, 1951, in LaGrange, to Frank Burkhead and Roseanna (Fry) Wise.
Surviving are two children, Teresa Burkhead, Heather Burkhead; granddaughter, Mikayla Burkhead and...
Ronald Ponciroli, 77, Goshen, passed away Sunday, April 1, at Goshen Hospital.
He was born March 12, 1941, in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late Ceasar and Irene (Schallemburg) Ponciroli.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Ponciroli, Goshen; two...
Earlin "Hawk" H. Eash, 76, Elkhart, passed away March 14, at Elkhart Hospice House.
He was born June 29, 1941, in Middlebury, to Raymond and Lydia (Yoder) Eash.
In 2010, he married Nancy O'Malley. She survives along with two children,...
Elizabeth Maria Csik, 75, was born in Szekesfehervar, Hungary Sept. 3, 1942, during World War II, to Julius and Helen Csik. She died March 9, at home in Goshen.
Along with an older sister and parents, the family escaped Hungary, traveling by foot...
Frederick "Fred" M. Zinser, 61, Goshen passed away Feb. 16, at Elkhart Memorial Hospital.
The son of Merrill "Chuck" and Graciella "Gracie" (Belz) Zinser, he was born in Harvey, Illinois, Aug. 19, 1956. He spent the majority of his childhood in...
Hubert Hoogenboom, 93, Goshen, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 22, at Greencroft Goshen Health Care, where he has resided since June 2014.
He was born Aug. 31, 1924, in Goshen, to Leonard and Adrianna (VanDyk) Hoogenboom and lived most of his...