William Lewis Koerner, 87, passed away in Spring Hill, Florida.
Born in Goshen, Indiana, in 1931, to Opal Louise (Smoker) and Frederick Lewis Koerner, he had three sisters, Mrs. Betty Wasson, Mrs. Nancy Corral and Miss Dorothy Koerner.
Lura M. Hoover, 92, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Greencroft Goshen Health Care.
She was born Aug. 27, 1926, in Andrews, to Russel A. and Marie (Wirt) Sherman.
On June 16, 1945, she married Raymond Hoover in New Paris. He died Aug. 17,...
Lois E. Martin, 92, Nappanee, died peacefully at 9:50 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at her residence following complications of congestive heart failure.
She was born April 16, 1926, in Harrison Township, to Isaiah and Penola (Witmer) Ramer. Lois was...
Jerry Lee Reichard, 76, Wawaka, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, at his residence.
On Jan. 20, 1942, he was born to Harold and Hilda (Bowman) Reichard in Kendallville.
On Feb. 24, 1967, he married Virginia Sprague at Messiah Lutheran Church in...
Teresa Michelle Burkhead, 47, died Nov. 9, at home with her mother and sister at her side.
She was born June 22, 1971, in Goshen.
Survivors include her mother, Katherine Ott, and sister, Heather Burkhead, both of Goshen; and niece, Mikayla...
Robert B. "Butch" Graff, 77, Syracuse, passed away Nov. 8, at Goshen Hospital.
He was born April 28, 1941, in Goshen, to Everett and Kathryn (Kelly) Graff. He graduated in 1960 from Syracuse High School.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army,...
Cecelia (Farr) Cushing, Goshen, died at 8:10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at Goshen Hospital.
She was born Sept. 18, 1917, to Walker Brice and Hazel (Davids) Farr on her maternal grandmother's farm in Wells County, near the town of Van Buren. She...
Ned Lynn Shisler, 61, Albion, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Parkview Regional Hospital, Fort Wayne.
He was born Sept. 11, 1957, the son of Frederick D. and Alice A. (Haney) Shisler, in Kendallville.
He is survived by his...
Teresa Jo Dershem, 58, Milford, died unexpectedly at her residence Tuesday, Nov. 6.
A loving mother and aunt, Teresa was born Feb. 5, 1960, in Owenton, Kentucky, to Emerald Joe and Elvira M. (Clifton) Miller, who both preceded her in...
Charlotte J. Morrill, 85, Syracuse, passed away Nov. 5, at Timbercrest Senior Living, North Manchester.
She was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Jasper County, to Ernest and Gladys (Smith) Rees.
Charlotte was a longtime area teacher, having taught in...
Lester J. Mast, 91, Milford, went home to be with the Lord Nov. 5, surrounded by his family.
Lester was born March 2, 1927, in Nappanee, to Jacob and Amanda (Miller) Mast.
On Jan. 22, 1950, he married the love of his life, Eloise Bauman, who...
Shirley A. Nisley, 87, formerly of LaGrange County, died peacefully surrounded by family at 11:25 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5, at Orchard Pointe Health Campus, Kendallville.
She was born June 19, 1931, in Eureka, Illinois, to Frank and Ruth (Mishler)...
Larry Lee DePew, 76, left this world to be with the Lord Wednesday, Oct. 31, at home in Syracuse.
He was born Aug. 22, 1942, the son of Monroe "Tony" L. and Irene J. (Myers) DePew in Sturgis, Michigan.
Larry married the love of his life, Peggy...
Eugene C. Potter Jr. 94, Goshen, formerly of LaGrange, died Saturday, Nov. 3, at Goshen Hospital.
Mr. Potter was born Sept. 1, 1924 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, next-to-youngest of eight children to Eugene C. Sr. and Bertha Ray (Livingston)...
Herman Burdette Hall, 90, died Sunday, Nov. 4, at Greencroft Goshen Health Care.
He was born Jan. 31, 1928, in Nappanee, to Guy and Susie Mariah (Hoffer) Hall.
He married Donna B. Anglin, Jeanette Clouse, and most recently, on Sept. 8, 2007, he...
Douglas Gene Cripe, 83, died Sunday, Nov. 4, at Avalon Village.
He was born Aug. 26, 1935, in New Paris, to Roy and Rosa (Welty) Cripe.
On March 19, 1960, he married Vonda Losee in Goshen. She preceded him in death.
Survivors include two...
Paul William Grim, 81, Cromwell, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, at Grey Stone Health and Rehabilitation Center in Fort Wayne.
He was born April 10, 1937, to Charles and Mary (Tagtmeyer) Grim in Fort Wayne.
Paul graduated from Wolf Lake High...
Chandler Aaron Deisinger, 22, Nappanee, died at 9:13 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2.
He was born May 9, 1996, in Bremen, to Don and Christal (Harwell) Deisinger.
Chandler lived his lifetime in the Nappanee area and was a graduate of NorthWood High School. ...
Tanya Sue Simmons, 60, Muskegon, Michigan, died at 12:10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at her mother's residence in Nappanee. She had been in ill health since February.
Tanya was born Dec. 11, 1957, in Warsaw, to Douglas W. and Vivian "Clete" (Blue)...
Priscilla Ruth Haynes passed away Nov. 3 at Greencroft Goshen, where she had resided for the past eight years. Priscilla was born Nov. 25, 1931, in Oak Park, Illinois, the only child of Ruth and Ennis Dillon.
She graduated from Knox College in...
Barbara Jean (Pence) Leedy, 90, passed away on Friday, Nov, 2, 2018, at The Green House Village.
She was born in LaGrange County, Indiana, Feb. 24, 1928, to Alice (Klingaman) and Willie Pence.
On Dec. 21, 1946, she married Stanley Dean Leedy,...
A beloved special needs teacher and friend to many, Sarah Lacy Stoelting, 42, died at her home Monday, Nov. 1. She was named after her great-grandmother, Mary (Lacy) Cutsinger.
Her death was unexpected although she had been in ill health for the...
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;...
Mary Elizabeth Lewallen, 80, peacefully passed away Tuesday morning, Oct. 23, at Courtyard Healthcare Center, Goshen following a yearlong decline in health.
She was born on the family farm to Henry and Ruth Spangle Oct. 29, 1937 in Orland. She...
Karla JoAnn Bontrager, infant daughter of Freeman D. and Edna (Schmucker) Bontrager, Middlebury, died at 7:22 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at Parkview LaGrange Hospital. She was born at 6:23 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1.
Surviving in addition to her parents...