James S. Shepherd

James S. “Jim” Shepherd, 88, Warsaw, passed away Feb. 12, 2017 at his home. He was born May 10, 1928 in Bippus to George and Blanche (Spicer) Shepherd. He graduated from Bippus High School and in 1952 from Indiana University in Bloomington with his B.A Degree. He was … Read More

David D. Clayton — PENDING

David D. “Dave” Clayton, 80, Warsaw, formerly of North Webster and Kimmell, passed away at 1:40 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 at Mason Health & Rehab in Warsaw. Arrangements are pending at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd 13 & CR 500N, North Webster. … Read More

Rita Ann Beeson

Rita Ann Beeson, 87, North Webster, passed away at 12:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at Lakeland Healthcare & Rehab in Milford. She was born April 19, 1929 in Gas City, to Lawrence E. and Lucille I. (Harshman) Richards. She graduated in 1947 from Gas City High School … Read More

Sandra F. Hill — UPDATED

Sandra F. Hill, 77, Warsaw, passed away at 12:02 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 in Hospice Home of Fort Wayne. She was born Jan. 24, 1940 in Warsaw to Maurice and Ruth (Brown) Fidler. Formerly of North Webster, she was a Warsaw resident since 1980. She was employed … Read More

Sharon Marie Barrett — UPDATED

Sharon Marie Barrett, 72, North Webster, passed away 6:03 a.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at Mason Health & Rehab, Warsaw. She was born on May 21, 1944 in Indianapolis, to Wendell & Margaret (Gilley) Galbreath. She graduated in 1962 from Arsenal High School in Indianapolis and moved to the … Read More

Neva Lucille O’Connor

Neva Lucille O’Connor, 58, Fort Wayne, formerly of Syracuse and North Webster, passed away at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at Parkview Randalia Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born Nov. 11, 1958 in Columbia City to Maurice R. and Donna L (Rockwell) Snyder.  She graduated in … Read More

Douglas D. ‘Doug’ Bowser Sr.

Douglas D. “Doug” Bowser Sr., 80, North Webster, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. He was born April 19, 1936 in Pierceton to George Deverl and Evelyn L. (Lewellan) Bowser. He lived most of his life in the North … Read More

Heath Cripe

Heath W. Cripe, 38, of Warsaw, IN passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at his home. He was born on February 24, 1978 in Elkhart, Ind. to Dennis W. “Denny” & Rozella E. “Sandi” (Rohn) Cripe. He was a lifetime North Webster/Warsaw area resident and graduated in … Read More

Colonel G. Thorpe Mitchell

Colonel G. Thorpe Mitchell, United States Air Force (USAF), husband to Karen Mitchell, father to Brad Mitchell and son of Gerald and Marcia Mitchell, passed away Dec. 11, 2016. Born April 2, 1938 in New Kensington, Penn., Thorpe grew up along the East Coast and moved to Wilmette, … Read More

Laurajene Plymale — UPDATED

Laurajene Plymale, 88, North Webster, passed away at 8:42 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw. She was born Sept. 13, 1928 in Muncie to Harry J. and Marie (Gray) Haines. She graduated in 1947 from Muncie Central High School in Muncie and on … Read More