Ella Yoder, 97, LaGrange, formerly of Shipshewana, died at 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Life Care Center, LaGrange.
She was born Oct. 1, 1921, in Ford County, Kansas, to Phineas and Mary Edna (Miller) Borntrager.
On Sept. 21, 1944, in...
LeRoy O. Yoder, 43, Millersburg, died at 7:18 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at St. Joseph Medical Center, Fort Wayne, from injuries sustained of an accident two weeks prior.
He was born Dec. 4, 1974, in LaGrange County, to Orval and Linda (Hershberger)...
Brent A. Whitehead, 57, Nappanee, died peacefully of natural causes at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at his residence.
He was born April 13, 1961, in Elkhart, to Everett and Jeannie (Holderbaum) Whitehead. He was a lifetime area resident. Brent was...
Fanny F. Weirich, 88, Middlebury, died at 1:53 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at Vibra Hospital, Crown Point, after battling health issues for a month.
She was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Hutchinson, Kansas, to Harry M. and Barbara (Miller) Troyer.
Clifford Walton, 84, Cromwell, passed away Oct. 12, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.
He was born Jan. 15, 1934, in Dutchtown, to Wilbur and Mabel (Roberts) Walton.
He retired from the manufactured housing industry and was a farmer. He...
Richard Truex Jr., 58, Wakarusa, died at 7:58 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at his home.
He was born Feb. 1, 1960, in Elkhart, to Richard and Carol (Heffner) Truex Sr.
Surviving are his father, Richard Sr., Arcadia, Florida; sisters, Candy Pletcher,...
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...
Herbert C. Sommers, 85, of Elkhart, passed away peacefully at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.
Herbert was born Dec. 7, 1932, to Marvin J. and Ruth Elizabeth (Wogoman) Sommers.
After graduating high school, Herbert served his country...
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)...
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...
Roswell LaVon Shell, 94, Topeka, died at 11:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at his residence.
He was born Dec. 25, 1923, in Wolcottville, to Jacob and Lula (Baker) Shell.
On Nov. 28, 1965, in Topeka, he married Lena Yoder. She died Sept. 12, 2000....
Joshua Lynn Schwartz, 29-day-old infant son of Harvey and Vera (Chupp) Schwartz of Nappanee, died at 7:26 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at South Bend Memorial Hospital. He was born prematurely Oct. 2, in South Bend.
Surviving are his parents; sister,...
Elizabeth "Betty" Schrock, 82, Goshen, formerly of Nappanee, died at 9:15 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at The Residence at Waterford Crossing.
She was born July 25, 1936, in Goshen, to Manelius "Neal" and Fannie Hochstetler. She was a lifetime area...
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...
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...
Annie H. Ramer, 59, Goshen, died at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at her residence. She had been ill for three months.
Annie was born Aug. 2, 1959, in Berks County, Pennsylvania, to Isaac M. and Emma (Hoover) Burkholder.
On April 6, 1995,...
Terry Arlene Ralston, 67, Wakarusa, died at 1:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at her home.
She was born Dec. 26, 1950, in Elkhart, to Fred W. and Betty M. (Walter) Mohr.
She married William "Bill" E. Ralston June 26, 1986.
Surviving are her...
Steven Ray Price, 71, passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, at 12:25 a.m. at his home in San Diego, California.
He was born April 24, 1947, in Ligonier, Indiana, to Virgil Price and Bertie Thunander.
He married Elsa Raguine March 5, 1976.
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)...
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)...
Ervin A. Mullet, 93, LaGrange, passed away peacefully at 11:19 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, at his residence.
He was born Oct. 7, 1925, in Orville, Ohio, to Absolam and Fannie (Shetler) Mullet.
On Dec. 16, 1947 in Millersburg, Ohio, he married Ella...
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...
Jackie L. Miller, age 89, Nappanee, died at 9:25 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 27, at Elkhart Hospice House, where he had been admitted Friday after a short illness.
He was born Dec. 27, 1928, in Nappanee, to William E. and Bertha (Brumbaugh) Miller.
Paul J. Miller, 92, Shipshewana, passed away peacefully at 9:05 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 21, 1926, in LaGrange County, to Percy J. and Artie (Yoder) Miller.
On Nov. 9, 1946, in LaGrange County, he married...
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,...