Susan Stoops

Susan Carol Stoops

Susan Carol Stoops, 59, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 3:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Mason’s Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warsaw. On Nov. 17, 1954, she was born in Warsaw to LaMar Richard “Dick” Stoops and Dora Jane “Dodie” (Nay) Stoops. She graduated from Warsaw High … Read More

Robert Rucker

Robert H. Rucker, 84, formerly of rural Columbia City, died at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, where he was transported Sunday from Markle Health & Rehab. He was born July 26, 1930 in Champagne County, Ohio a son of William E. and … Read More

Griffith, Carol

Carol Griffith

Carol Griffith, 61, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27. She was born on April 14, 1953, in Warsaw, Ind., to Andrew David Tackett and Addie (Blanton) Tackett. She married Anthony Griffith on Dec. 4, 1999, in Warsaw. She was a lifetime Warsaw, resident and work  at Dalton … Read More

Horn, Billy D.

Billy D. Horn

Billy D. Horn, 77, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 7:05 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Kosciusko Community Hospital. He was born Aug. 10, 1937, in Mentone, Ind., to Dwayne and Maxine (Wideman) Horn. He married Patricia A. Fancil and served in the Navy during the Korean War. Horn retired in 1987 … Read More


Ethel Mae Barnett

Ethel Mae Barnett, 88, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 1:50 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in Elmcroft of Xenia, Ohio. She was born on April 17, 1926, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to Shirley Elery and Beatrice Vernon (Barto) Shaneyfelt. Ethel graduated from Central High School in Fort Wayne … Read More


Carla L. Woodling

Carla L. Woodling, 46, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at her residence. Carla was born on Jan. 14, 1968, in LaPorte, Ind., to Roy Johnson and Carol (Ulrich) Gondocs. On July 14, 2007, she was married to David Michael Woodling, who survives in … Read More

Infant Silas Gast

Infant Silas Gast, was stillborn at 11:29 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw, Ind. Silas is survived by his parents: Karl Gast and Jessica Snapp, Warsaw; a brother: Ezra Gast, Warsaw; maternal grandfather: Todd Snapp, El Paso, Texas; paternal grandparents: Karl D. Gast, Warsaw; and Arbutus Beattie, Rochester, Ind.; … Read More

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James K. ‘Jim’ Elder

James K. ‘Jim’ Elder, 52, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in his residence.  He was born Feb. 1, 1962, in Columbia City, Ind., to  James O. and Grace (Ousley) Elder. On Dec. 28, 1990, he married Dianna “DeeDee” Prater.  Jim was … Read More

Pfeiffer, Isobel

Dr. Isobel Lorraine Pfeiffer

Dr. Isobel Lorraine Pfeiffer, 92, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 3:45 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Mason Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warsaw. She was born Aug. 30, 1921, in Warsaw to Franklin Ottis Rarick and Ethel Fawn (Shilling) Rarick. She grew up in the Warsaw and Leesburg areas and graduated valedictorian … Read More