William Wells

William ‘Rock’ Wells

William “Rock” Wells, age 59, of Warsaw, passed away at 10:05 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. He was born July 19, 1956, in Fremont, Ohio, to Lester and Versie (Lacey) Wells. He was united in marriage to Beth Sims in Warsaw, on Dec. … Read More

Donald E. Rice

Donald E. Rice, 85, passed away at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 at his home at Big Barbee Lake. He was born on Oct. 11, 1929, to Charles and Faye Rice in Lima, Ohio. He worked for IHC in Fort Wayne as an engineer for 25 years … Read More

Mary Ellen Johnson

Mary Ellen Johnson

Mary Ellen Johnson, 94, passed away at 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in her Warsaw home while surrounded by her loving family. Mary Ellen was born June 16, 1921, in Huntington, to Carl C. and Virginia Mae (Dowler) Robinson. She graduated from Huntington High School with the … Read More


Bobby Joe Gist

Bobby Joe Gist, 78 of Warsaw, went home to be with Jesus at 12:40 p.m. Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in his residence. On April 18, 1937, he was born in Centerville, Ark. to Arrie and Ruby (Underwood) Gist. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Jean Rohrer on … Read More

Helen Smith

Helen Eloise Smith

Helen Eloise Smith, 93, of Warsaw, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw following a short illness surrounded by her family. Helen was born on Dec. 14, 1921, in Warsaw to James O. and Nellie (Devenney) Tuttle. She graduated in 1940 from … Read More

Joyce L. Nicol Goss

Joyce Louise Nicol Goss

Joyce Louise Nicol Goss of Warsaw, passed into the presence of Jesus, her Lord and Maker at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 at the age of 86. Joyce was born on April 5, 1929, in Arenzville, Ill. to Albert and Ida (Nobis) Nicol. She was 16 when … Read More

Richard 'Dick' Roberds

Richard ‘Dick’ Roberds

Richard “Dick” Roberds, 81, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas. He was born Oct. 14, 1933, to Clifford and Ignota Roberds in Warsaw. Dick attended Wabash College in Crawfordsville, and graduated from Indiana University with a B.S. in Business Administration in 1955. … Read More

Penny Shapiro

Penelope ‘Penny’ Lynn Shapiro

Penelope “Penny” Lynn Shapiro of Warsaw, passed away at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center of Fort Wayne, at the age of 48. She was a 1985 graduate of Putnam County High School in Granville, Ill., and later she attended Illinois Valley College for … Read More

M. Margene Clase

M. Margene Clase

M. Margene Clase, 74, passed away unexpectedly in her Warsaw home at 7:35 a.m. Friday,  Aug. 21, 2015. Margene was born Nov. 6, 1940, in Warsaw to Raymond and Marie (Priser) Haines.  A lifetime Kosciusko County resident, she had been a sales representative at CVS for 12 years. Margene was … Read More

Linda Yeiter

Linda Lou Yeiter

Linda Lou Yeiter, 75, Warsaw, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 in Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester. She was born Nov. 13, 1939, in Warsaw, to Dwayne and Maxine (Wideman) Horn. She married Larry Yeiter in Atwood July 21, 1956. She was a farmer’s wife and homemaker. Linda was … Read More

Albertis ‘Albert’ L. Sherow

Albertis “Albert” L. Sherow, 76, Warsaw, died Tuesday evening Aug. 18, 2015, at IU Health Goshen Hospital following a lengthy illness. He was born on Nov. 26, 1937, in Plymouth, to Aldora Albertis Sherow and Anna (Fetters) Sherow. Albert had lived in Warsaw, for the last 11 years, … Read More

Albertis ‘Albert’ L. Shedrow – PENDING

Albertis “Albert” L. Shedrow, 76, Warsaw, died Tuesday evening, Aug. 18, 2015, at IU Health Goshen Hospital following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are pending at Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.    

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Barbara J. ‘Bobbie’ Leeth

Barbara J. “Bobbie” Leeth, age 76, of Warsaw, passed away at 3:55 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw. She was born June 23, 1939, in Terre Haute, to Richard L. and Gladys (Whitaker) Leeth. She was married to Jim Essman who preceded her in … Read More


Doris Ann Slaymaker

Doris Ann Slaymaker, 78, of Warsaw, passed away at her home at 12:20 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. She was born Nov. 1, 1936, in Kosciusko County to Eugene and Anna Mae (Evans) Beigh, who precede her in death. She was a graduate of Warsaw High School in … Read More