Mary Lou Connolly

Mary Lou Connolly, 75, formerly of the Chicago, Ill., area, passed away with her family by her side on Wednesday morning, Oct. 22, 2014. Born in Evergreen, Illinois on Feb. 15, 1939, Mary Lou was the daughter of William E. and Margaret J. (Carey) Quinn. She graduated from … Read More


Shirley Ann Ward

Shirley Ann Ward, 80, of Grace Village Retirement Community, Winona Lake, Ind., passed away at 1:59 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. She was born on June 7, 1934 in West Frankfort, Illinois to Clyde Augustus Pittman and Beulah (Aiken) Pittman. On … Read More

Peggy Ann Keeton Warsaw

Peggy Ann Keeton

Peggy Ann Keeton, 76, Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Dec. 7, 1937, in Warsaw to Hazen Orlo Shideler and Emmalu Elizabeth (Finkenbiner) Shideler. On July 22, 1956, she was married to James Paris Keeton, who … Read More


Charlie Cantrell

Charlie Cantrell, 75, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 6 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 15, 2014, in Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw, Ind. He was born July 2, 1939, to Jesse and Gladys (Newberry) Cantrell in Richlands, Va. He was a 48-year Warsaw resident. On March 14, 1959, in … Read More


L. Leon Ridenour

L. Leon Ridenour, 90, of Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, passed away at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at Peabody Healthcare Center. He was born Dec. 6, 1923, in Wabash County, to J. Sherman and Lola (Durnbaugh) Ridenour. Leon graduated from Urbana High School in 1942, earned his … Read More

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Beatrice Jester Wampler

Beatrice Jester Wampler, 94, North Manchester, died at 1:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester. She was born Jan. 2, 1920, in Huntington County, to Walter and Flora (Rupley) Reckard.  On Feb. 23, 1940, she married Cecil Jester. He preceded her in death. … Read More

Ernestine Irene Edel

Ernestine Irene Edel, 90, of Bremen, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Wakarusa. She was born March 30, 1924, in Nappanee, to Otis S. and Clara M. (Stevens) Oster. May 23, 1953, Ernestine married Richard D. Edel in Mishawaka, Ind. He preceded her in … Read More


Marie Mae Stark

Marie Mae Stark, 87, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 6:03 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw. She was born Nov. 25, 1926, in Claypool, to Lawrence E. and Alice May (Cunningham) Warner. On Dec. 12, 1953, in Converse, she was united in marriage to … Read More

Brent Alan Eherenman

Brent Alan Eherenman

Brent Alan Eherenman, 59, of Warsaw, passed away at 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in his residence. On Aug. 29, 1955, he was born in Warsaw to Robert E. and Beverly Jane (Fawley) Eherenman. He was a lifetime resident of Warsaw where he lived in the Park … Read More

Robert Krick

Robert Krick

Robert Krick, 90, of Plymouth, formerly of Bourbon, died 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at his son’s home in Plymouth. He had been in failing health. Robert was born Jan. 6, 1923, to John H. Krick and Dora E. (Bowman) Krick at Bourbon,He has been a resident of … Read More

Lawrence Lee Bradley

Lawrence Lee Bradley, 63, passed away at 4:26 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at his residence. On June 30, 1951, Lawrence was born in Rochester to Floyd and Areminda Reffitt Bradley. He was a lifetime Fulton County resident and attended Talma High School. Lawrence and Brenda Shell Holland … Read More

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Dean W. Price

Dean W. Price, 100, of Nappanee, passed away peacefully at 4:05 p.m., Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Milford. He was born Oct. 28, 1913, in Nappanee to Jesse and Myrtie (Michael) Price. He had resided in that home until moving to the … Read More

Sonny Balser

Sonny (Auburn) Balser, 70, of Plymouth, lost his courageous battle with cancer at 6:01 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17, with his loving family by his side. Born on May 1, 1944 in Charleston, W.V., Sonny was the son of Lestel G. and Galdys P. (Hopper) Balser. On Nov. … Read More

Grace Lynn Schwartz

Grace Lynn Schwartz, infant daughter of Eric and LynDora (Miller) Schwartz, of Nappanee, died shortly after birth due to complications, Wednesday, Oct. 15, at Bremen Community Hospital. Her parents are members of the Old Order Amish Church. Surviving, along with her parents, are grandparents: Harlan and Ruth (Wingard) … Read More