Noble D. Mentzel

Noble D. Mentzel, 90, Tippecanoe, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2017 in Woodlawn Hospital of Rochester. Noble was born the son of Charles and Leah Sneff Mentzel on Feb. 24, 1927. He was retired from Bendix Corporation as pipe fitter/welder. Noble served his country for three years … Read More

Robert W. Rhodes

Robert W. Rhodes, 87, Rochester, passed away at 6:30 a.m., Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He was born on Aug. 20, 1929 in Akron, the son of Winfred Courtney and Emma (Hoppes) Rhodes. On April 15, 1949 in South Bend, he married Carolyn S. Cumberland. … Read More

Dr. Roger William Sawyer

Dr. Roger William Sawyer passed away at 9:30 p.m. May 22, 2017 at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester.  Roger was born Aug. 27, 1921 to Raymond Earl Sawyer and Goldie (Carney) Hoover who are deceased.  On June 1, 1947 he married Hulda Bidlack who died Feb. 17, 1992.  … Read More

Dixie Diane Dean

Dixie Diane Dean, 61, Syracuse passed away at home unexpectedly, following an extended illness, on Monday, May 22, 2017. She was born on Aug. 6, 1955 in Goshen the daughter of Donald and Darlene (DeVault) Disher. On Nov. 21, 1988 she married Mark Dean. Survivors include her husband … Read More

William L. O’Hara

William L. “Bill” O’Hara, 90, rural Claypool, died at 5:48 p.m., Monday, May 22, 2017 at his home. He was born Sept. 16, 1926 in Laketon, Indiana to Clyde O’Hara and Grace (Flora) Haupert. Bill was a 1946 graduate of Chester High School, North Manchester, and was a … Read More

Isaac J. Borkholder

Isaac J. Borkholder, 89, Nappanee, died from injuries received in a fall, at 4:49 p.m., Monday, May 22, 2017 at Elkhart General Hospital Emergency Room.  He was born Feb. 20, 1928 in Nappanee to John R. and Fannie I. (Yoder) Borkholder. He lived his lifetime in this area.  On … Read More