Ruth Oswalt

Ruth Helen Oswalt

Ruth Helen Oswalt, 99, of Wabash, went to be with her Heavenly Father at 7:25 pm, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Parkview Wabash Hospital. She was born April 30, 1915, in Wabash, to Alfred W. and Fairy Eugenia Warner. Ruth was a 1933 graduate of Chippewa High School. … Read More

Kevin C Smith

Kevin C. Smith Sr

Kevin C. Smith Sr., 54 of Warsaw passed away at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015 in his residence. On Oct. 17, 1960, he was born in New Brunswick, N.J. to Patricia and Tex Smith. He grew up in Highland Falls, N.Y. and in 1994 moved his family … Read More

Norma J. Gittinger

Norma J. Gittinger, 77, of Goshen, passed away April 16, 2015, at Greencroft Health Care. Norma was born March 17, 1938, in New Madison, Ohio, to the late Ralph R. and Maude M. (McKinney) Hubler. Norma loved to shop, spend time doing puzzles and going to Grandma’s Restaurant … Read More

Larry Brown

Larry Brown

Larry Brown, 79, of Warsaw, passed away at 5:10 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Indiana University Health, Goshen. On May 26, 1935, Larry was born to Harold and Doris (Wilson) Brown in Warsaw. Larry served in the U.S. Navy from 1954-1958 and the reserves until 1967. He volunteered as … Read More

Lindsey M. Hively

Lindsey M. Hively

Lindsey M. Hively, 27, of Columbia City, owner of Poptique Popcorn, went to be with the Lord Thursday morning, April 23, 2015. She was born July 25, 1987, in Columbia City, the daughter of Gary W. and Carol E. (Pence) Hively. A lifelong resident of Whitley County, she … Read More

Thomas C. ‘Tim’ Sherer

Thomas C. “Tim” Sherer, 90, of South Whitley, died at 9:25 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Centre, Wabash. He was born Jan. 22, 1925, in South Whitley, a son of the late Thomas J. and Elsie (Duggins) Sherer. His formative years were spent in … Read More

Floyd Johnson

Floyd “Bud” Johnson

Floyd “Bud” Johnson, Plymouth, passed away Friday, April 17. Johnson made his dramatic entrance on Dec. 13, 1927, in the small town of Donaldson. Born with fiery red thick hair to Luther and Lila (Larsen) Johnson, Bud would grow into that fabulous hair as a mischievous little boy … Read More

Wayne J. Zillmer

Wayne J. Zillmer

Wayne J. Zillmer, 86, of Bremen, passed away at 8:05 a.m. Monday, April 20, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth. He was born Nov. 9, 1928, in South Bend, to the late Victor and Francis (Reichert) Zillmer. He was united in marriage to Marian P. (Jones) Zillmer on Oct. … Read More

Ronnie Burleson

Ronnie W. Burleson

Ronnie W. Burleson, 77, of Plymouth, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, at home with his family by his side. Ronnie, who just celebrated his 77th birthday, was born in Bakersville, N.C., on April 19, 1938, to Grant Walter and Veni K. (Harrell) Burleson. On March 6, 1955, … Read More

Howard W. Fawley

Howard W. Fawley

Howard W. Fawley, 86, of Mentone, passed away at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, at Millers Merry Manor, Warsaw. He had been in failing health for two years. He was born to Milo and Mildred (Dunnuck) Fawley on Jan. 23, 1929, in Kosciusko County. He married Peggy F. … Read More

Neva M. Wiggins

Neva M. Wiggins, 86, of Milford, died Wednesday morning, April 22, 2015, at Goshen Hospital. She was born Jan. 9, 1929, in St. Clair County, Port Huron, Mich. Her formative years were spent in Port Huron. She graduated from Port Huron High School in 1947 and then moved … Read More

Donald W. Hicks

Donald W. ‘Don’ Hicks

Donald W. ‘Don’ Hicks, 58, of Syracuse, passed away at 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at his home. He was born on April 1, 1957, in War, W.Va., to John L. and Ethel M. (Hicks) Hicks. He moved to Kendallville area in the 1970’s from West Virginia … Read More

Sue Ellen Studebaker

Sue Ellen Studebaker

Sue Ellen Studebaker, 65, of Pierceton, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in her residence. On July 14, 1949, she was born in Wolf Lake, to Glen and Willadene (Heil) Holycross. She was united in marriage to Roger Studebaker on Aug. 10, 1969, in Larwill, … Read More