Dennis Smith

Dennis ‘Denny’ Gene Smith

Dennis “Denny” Gene Smith, 67, of New Paris, died at 11:33 am, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, where he had been a patient for 11 days after a short illness. He was born Sept. 11, 1947, in Goshen to Louis M. … Read More

Russell Bailey

Russell Bailey, 73 of Warsaw, passed away at 7:25 pm Friday, January 23, 2015, in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. On Jan. 15, 1942, he was born in Prestonsburg, Kentucky to Grover and Maudie (Hale) Bailey.  He was united in marriage to Sherry Jo Hall in 1970 … Read More

Rpbert Becht

Robert Burns Becht

Robert Burns Becht, 60, the beloved son of Burns S. Becht, Rochester, and Cuma C. Becht, left the bounds of Earth on Jan. 22, 2015. Born in Kansas on Aug. 19, 1954, Becht grew to become a man unwavering in his love and commitment to the God of … Read More

Jean Jagger

Jean Jagger

Jean Jagger, 62, of Columbia City, passed away at 2:50 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born Jan. 20, 1953, in Whitley County, she was the daughter of Robert E. and Riola F.  (Taylor) VanWey. Jagger graduated from Columbia City Joint High School … Read More

Bertha L. Miller-Troyer

Bertha L. Miller-Troyer

Bertha L. Miller-Troyer, 91, Ligonier, passed away on Jan. 22, 2015, at her son’s home. She was born on March 8, 1923, in Haven, Kansas to Lewis and Albina (O’Neal) Meier. She married Jake Miller. He preceded her in death in 1967. She then married Jerry Troyer in … Read More

Robert E. “Bob” Clark

Robert E. “Bob” Clark

Robert E. “Bob” Clark, 76, Warsaw, passed away at 6:35 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, in Warsaw Meadows Care Center, Warsaw. On Aug. 27, 1938, he was born in Warsaw to Lowell and Gladys (Cook) Clark. He was united in marriage to M. Joan Zentz on January 2, … Read More

Harold Schmucker

Harold Schmucker, 78, of Etna Green, passed away Jan. 22, 2015, at Elkhart General Hospital, Elkhart. He was born Aug. 9, 1936, in Marshall County, to Chancy and Thelma (Ogle) Schmucker. Harold married Karen Brock on June 14, 1957; she survives. He was a member of the Calvary … Read More

Adelene Flenner

Adelene L. Flenner

Adelene L. Flenner, 86, Peru, formerly of Macy, passed away at 8:23 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at Blair Ridge Health Campus, Peru. Born Nov. 16, 1928, in Jefferson Township, Miami County, she was the daughter of Otto and Esther E. Erlenbaugh Scott. On Jan. 24, 1948, … Read More

Junior Jackson

Junior S. Jackson

Junior S. Jackson, 90, Silver Lake, died at 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, in his residence. He was born October 29, 1924 in Magoffin County, Ky., to Smith & Goldie (Ramey) Jackson. He married Thelma Shepherd on July 8, 1950. He retired after 38 years of service … Read More

Betty Draper

Betty Draper

Betty Draper, 79, Rochester, passed away at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Parkview Regional Medical Center of Fort Wayne. On Aug. 13, 1935, Betty was born in Fowler to Homer and Georganna Seneace Lanie. Robert Wayne Draper and Betty were married on Dec. 22, 1956, in the … Read More

Michael Tethrake

Michael A. Tethrake

Michael A. Tethrake, 57, of Milford passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at Warsaw Meadows, Warsaw. He was born Jan. 8, 1958 in Goshen, to Merle A. and Norma L. (Rhoades) Tethrake. He married Mary “Liz” DeRidder; she survives. Tethrake was a lifetime Milford resident and a Wawasee … Read More

C Dea Hethcote

C. Dea Heathcote

C. Dea Hethcote of Warsaw, passed away at 2:35 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2015 after a short stay at Millers Merry Manor of Warsaw at the age of 77. Prior to this, his wife Donna, served as his caregiver for the last two years in their home. He … Read More

Bertha Haywood

Bertha (Richardson) Haywood

Bertha (Richardson) Haywood, 84, passed away at 1:52 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. She was born Aug. 27, 1930, in London, Ohio, the sixth child of Elza and Lillie (Whitaker) Richardson. On Sept. 28, 1947, she was united in marriage to … Read More

Kenneth Foreman

Kenneth U. Foreman

Kenneth U. Foreman, 61, Tippecanoe, Ind., passed away on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, in I. U. Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana. Kenneth was born October 5, 1953, to Russell Foreman, Sr. and Peggy (Hedington) Foreman in Warsaw, Ind. He has been a lifelong resident of the area where he … Read More