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Kosciusko County Filings Kosciusko County Judgments Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Shafer Rentals LLC v. Aaron Bailey, Silver Lake, $1,606 Kristin Harp, Burket, $837.69 Dental Health PC v. Tony Baker, Silver Lake, $2,040.27 John … Read More

Alvin ‘Herman’ Bozarth Jr.

Alvin “Herman” Bozarth, Jr., 92, Wabash, formerly of Roann, died at 4:47 a.m., Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Peabody Health Care Center in North Manchester. He was born July 26, 1924 in Kewanna to Alvin Herman Sr. and Jennie (Hendry) Bozarth.Herman was a 1942 graduate of Roann High … Read More

Charles A. ‘Jake’ Gardner

Charles A. “Jake” Gardner, 76, Rochester, formerly of Plymouth passed away at 10:10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 in the Life Care Center of Rochester where he resided since his illness in December 2010. Charles was born on March 29, 1940 in Walkerton to Floyd and Mary … Read More

David L. Ranstead

David L. Ranstead, 60, Rochester, passed away at 2:31 p.m., Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at his residence. On March 1, 1957, David was born in Fulton County to Richard L. and Aletha M. McGee Ranstead. Growing up he shared his childhood with a sister, Karen and a brother, Rick.  … Read More

Brett Hanes

Brett Hanes, 33, Nappanee, died at 2:52 a.m., Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at Goshen Hospital. Brett was born May 5, 1983 to Randy and Debrah (Duncan) Hanes in Elkhart. He attended NorthWood High School.  He enjoyed playing guitar and loved his son. Brett is survived by his son, Bryson Hanes, … Read More

Alton Wireman

Alton Wireman, 88, North Manchester, died at 3:55 p.m. Monday, March 20, 2017, in Timbercrest Healthcare Center, North Manchester. He was born Sept. 13, 1928 in Waldo, Ky. to Russell & Martha (Shepherd) Wireman. On February 27, 1954 he married Katie Whitaker.  He served in the US Army. … Read More

Mary Louise Laser

Mary Louise Laser, 91, Nappanee, died at 1:30 a.m., Monday, March 20, 2017 at Valley View Nursing Home in Elkhart.  Mary Louise was born Jan. 31, 1926 to Claude S. and Hazel V. (Flickinger) Laser in Nappanee.  She was a lifetime area resident. Mary Louise graduated from Nappanee High … Read More

John Elmer Gardner Jr.

John Elmer Gardner, Jr., 84, Milford, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. He was born on June 14, 1932 to John Elmer Gardner, Sr. and Florence Estella (Orn) Gardner in Milford. John graduated from Milford High School and went on to honorably … Read More