Mary Alice Jones — UPDATED

Mary Alice Jones, formerly of Rochester, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 in Michigan. On Feb. 2, 1920, Mary was born in Kosciusko County to George and Esther Dunfee Long. Mary and Gerald “Jerry” Jones were married on Sept. 16, 1954, in Ligonier. They shared 58 years … Read More

Cindy Weybright

Cindy Weybright, 65, passed away on Friday morning, Feb.17, 2017 in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center – Plymouth Campus. She then gave the gift of sight through the Indiana Organ Procurement Program. She was born on March 1, 1951 in Fulton County to Richard E. and Carolyn … Read More

Thomas E. Zeiger

Thomas E. Zeiger, 66, Rochester, Indiana, passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb.16, 2017 at the Veterans Administration Northern Indiana Health Care System, Marion Campus, Marion. He was born on Oct. 30, 1950 in Rochester, the son of Joseph A. and Martha J. (Richard) Zeiger. Thomas served … Read More

Edwin W. Reeves I

Edwin W. Reeves I, 66, Leesburg, passed away at 11:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 at his residence. On Dec. 2, 1950, Edwin Warren Reeves was born in Anniston, Ala. He was the treasured son of Columbus and Bertha Lecroy Reeves. As the second youngest, growing up he shared … Read More

Marjorie E. St. John

Marjorie E. St. John, 87, Rochester passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at Lakeland General Hospital, Lakeland, Fla. In Peru, Aug. 24, 1929, Marjorie E. Becker was born.  She was the treasured daughter of Albert and Winifred Brach Becker. Growing up she shared her childhood with a brother … Read More

Donna Jean Grosvenor Metheny

Donna Jean “Donnie” Grosvenor Metheny 95, Rochester, passed away at 3:40 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. She was born Aug. 6, 1921 in Milford, the daughter of Floyd E. and Blanche F. (Long) Cretcher. She was a proud graduate of Bourbon High School – Class … Read More

Lindley F. Bilby

Lindley F. “Butch” Bilby, 75, rural Rochester, passed at 1:42 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 at his residence. He was born Oct. 2, 1941 in Tipton. He married on May 24, 1980 in Rochester to Barbara J. Craft, she survives. Following Butch’s request no services will be held … Read More

Garry A. Shidler

Garry A. Shidler, 66, Rochester, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away at home following a valiant battle with cancer. Born Jan. 28, 1951, in Pulaski County, Garry Arthur Shidler was a treasured son of Thomas and May Linback Shidler.  Growing up as one of … Read More

Barbara A. Welborn

Barbara A. (Snyder) Welborn, 79, North Manchester, died at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 at Peabody Retirement Community. She was born Dec. 7, 1937 in Wabash County to Todd B. and Virginia L. (DeArmond) Bender. She married Michael E. Snyder in North Manchester on July 17, 1960. Barbara … Read More