Randy Edward Rathgaber, 52, of Columbia City, died at 8:32 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 at his home. He was born Sept. 21, 1965 in Fort Wayne a son of the late Louis E. and Carolyn A.. (Saylor) Rathgaber. His formative years were spent in Fort Wayne. He … Read More
Patricia J. Thomson, 83, a Whitley County native, died at 5:12 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at Auburn Village. She was born Feb. 22, 1934 in Richland Township, Whitley County a daughter of Henry Clifford and Sophia M. (Montz) Brandenburg. Her formative years were spent in Larwill. She … Read More
A devoted mother and grandmother, nothing meant more to her in life than Mildred Ann Enyeart’s family. She was loving, liked to laugh and joke with you and put you before herself. A hard working lady, she raised two boys on her own as she worked full time. … Read More
Jerome Eugene Frye, 68, Churubusco, passed away unexpectedly Dec. 6, 2017, at his home on Blue Lake. Born on October 9, 1949 in Fort Wayne to Jerome P. and Opal (Rea) Frye. He spent his formative years in Albion and graduated from Albion Jefferson High School. After high … Read More
Valda L. Hansen, 93, Churubusco, passed away on Dec. 4, 2017, at Parkview Noble. She was born on Dec. 18, 1923, in Churubusco, she was a daughter of Oscar and Icellee (Winebrenner) Gilbert. She spent her formative years in Churubusco and attended Churubusco High School. Valda was married … Read More
Marty J. Deeter, 58, Columbia City, passed away at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in Miller’s Merry Manor of Columbia City. He was born May 9, 1959 to John and Becky (Alsworth) Deeter. A Columbia City resident for three years he formerly resided in Pierceton. He was … Read More
Donald E. Parker, 84, formerly of Columbia City, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 at Cumberland Trace in Plainfield. Born Dec. 15, 1932 in Steuben County, he was the son of Alva Lee and Helen (Hayes) Parker. Don grew up in Steuben County before moving to Columbia City … Read More
Marty J. Deeter, 58, passed away at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in Miller’s Merry Manor of Columbia City. Arrangements are pending with McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Arrangements are pending with McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. … Read More
Mildred Ann Brockhaus-Enyeart, 85, Columbia City, passed away at 4:55 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at Miller’s at Oak Pointe. Arrangements are pending with DeMoney-Grimes, a Life Story Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
Richard L. Baxter, 87, rural Columbia City, died at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 at Renaissance Village where he had been a resident since July 2016. He was born Oct. 27, 1930 in St. Marys, Ohio. At the age of six, his family moved to Whitley County. … Read More
Eric David Lee, 29, a lifelong Columbia City area resident, entered Heaven eternal on Thursday afternoon, Nov. 30, 2017. He was born Nov. 15, 1988 in Fort Wayne the son of Eddie E. and Rebecca D. (Maggert) Lee. He attended Faith Christian Academy and graduated from Lakeland Christian … Read More
With WWI over and the start of the “Roaring 20’s,” Earl and Ella (Mossman) Pettigrew were happy to announce the birth of their seventh child and shortly after Christmas, they welcomed into the world, Marie E. on Dec. 28, 1922. Growing up on a family farm for her … Read More
Amanda G. Belcher, 32, of Columbia City, passed away on Nov. 18, 2017 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Amanda was born to James Spence and Cynthia Wilcox on March 13, 1985 in South Bend. She was a 2006 graduate of Knox High School. She lived at Westchester in Columbia City … Read More
Gregory Brake, Columbia City, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are pending at DeMoney-Grimes, a Life Story Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
Paisley Dawn Hancock, 4 weeks old, Larwill, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. She was born on Oct. 23, 2017 in Fort Wayne to Daniel S. Hancock & Tabetha M. Luther. She is survived by her parents; her twin … Read More
Ann H. Stahn, 92, Columbia City, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 in Fort Wayne. Born July 22, 1925 in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of Edward and Mildred A. (Weaver) Haller She graduated from South Side High School with the Class of 1943 … Read More