Everett Beckham — UPDATED

Everett Beckham, 86, Cromwell, passed away on May 12 at his home. He was born on July 14, 1930, in Wayne County, Tenn. to Bobe & Mary (Franks) Beckham. He is survived by his son, Ricky (Linda) Beckham, South Bend; grandson, Nick (Amie) Beckham, Cromwell; two granddaughters, Nancy … Read More

Jeffrey L. James

Jeffrey L. “Jeffro” James, age 63, Cromwell, passed away unexpectedly in Ligonier, Monday April 24, 2017. He was born Feb. 28, 1954 in Norton, Va. to Joe and Roalice (Wheatley) James. Mr. James served his country honorably in the United States Navy in the early 1970’s and retired … Read More

Margaret Rose Cox

Margaret Rose Cox, 74, of Cromwell, passed away on Saturday, April 15, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. She was born on Aug. 26, 1942, in Albion, the daughter of Charles and Mable (Hutchins) Campbell. On Nov. 11, 1960, she married Gary L. Cox; he preceded her … Read More

Irving ‘Pete’ Green

Irving Emerson “Pete” Green passed at 4:40 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2017, at the Courtyard Healthcare Center in Goshen. He was born on October 15, 1941 in Clarksville, Tenn. to Charles and Ruby (Streetman) Green.  He married Pattie LeCount on Dec. 16, 1976 in Ligonier. Pete is survived … Read More

Gregory Lantz

Gregory Lantz, 62, Cromwell, passed away Feb. 13, 2017. He was born Sept. 27, 1954 in Goshen to Charles and Rosemary (Hummel) Lantz. He was a lifelong area resident. He recently retired as a heavy equipment operator. He is survived by his father, Charles Lantz, Syracuse; his brother, … Read More

Daniel Griffith — UPDATED

Daniel Griffith, 64, Cromwell, passed away on Feb. 3, 2017 at the Kosciusko Community Hospital as a result of complications from a stroke. He was born Oct. 10, 1952 in Fort Wayne to Laurence and Rosemary (Schirmeyer) Griffith, who both preceded him in death. On Dec. 2, 1995 … Read More

Vaughn W. Atchison Sr. — PENDING

Vaughn W. Atchison Sr., 66, Syracuse, formerly of Cromwell, passed away at 1:49 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 at Avalon Village Nursing Home in Ligonier. Arrangements are pending at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. … Read More

Martha J. Colbert — UPDATED

Martha J. Colbert, 80, Cromwell, passed away at 11:13 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw. She was born on Sept. 28, 1936 to Edward M. and Norma (Bartholomew) Cornelius. She graduated from High School in Elkhart and was married Nov. 17, 1967 in … Read More

Marjory Davidsen

Marjory Louise (Orcutt) Davidsen, 86, Cromwell, died at 10:25 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. She was at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne.  She was born on May 4, 1930 to Guy William and Ethel Mabel (Klingaman) Orcutt in Etna. She married Thomas Robert “Bud” Davidsen on Feb. 2, 1951; … Read More