Kosciusko County Obituaries

Jaunita F. Boggs — PENDING

Jaunita F. Boggs, 95, Leesburg, passed away at 11:35 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in her home.  Arrangements are currently pending with McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. To sign the guest register or leave condolences electronically, go to mchattonsadlerfuneralchapels.com … Read More

Nancy Leverenz

  Nancy Leverenz, 81, Warsaw, passed away at 1:52 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Miller’s Merry Manor, Columbia City. She was born July 27, 1936 in Sheboygan, Wisc. to Alfred and Elvira (Boenish) Bohrmueller. Nancy was united in marriage to Keith Leverenz in Sheboygan, Wisc. on April … Read More

Dennis Miller — PENDING

Dennis Miller, 67, Milford, passed away at 12:17 a.m., Saturday, August 19, 2017, in his residence. Arrangements are currently pending with McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. To sign the guest register or leave condolences electronically, go to mchattonsadlerfuneralchapels.com … Read More

William ‘Bill’ Johnson – PENDING

William “Bill” Johnson, 70, Claypool, passed away in an automobile accident in rural Claypool Friday, August 18, 2017. Arrangements are currently pending at Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron. … Read More

Joan Gronendyke — PENDING

Joan Gronendyke, 78, Syracuse, passed away on Aug. 17, 2017 at Goshen Hospital.  Arrangements are pending at the Eastlund Funeral Home.

Robbie Richardson — UPDATED

Robbie Richardson, 54, Warsaw, passed away at 6:10 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in his residence. He was born June 20, 1963 in Warsaw to William and Wilma (Yates) Richardson. A lifetime resident of Kosciusko County, he was united in marriage to Debra McMillen on June 29, 1994 … Read More

Robbie Richardson — PENDING

Robbie Richardson, 54, Warsaw, passed away at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in his residence. Arrangements are currently pending with McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. To sign the guest register or leave condolences electronically, go to mchattonsadlerfuneralchapels.com … Read More

Betty Louise Goodspeed

Betty Louise Goodspeed, 92, Syracuse, passed away at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. She passed away on what would have been her 75th wedding anniversary to her late husband, Vaughn. She was born on April 22, 1925 in Hartford City … Read More

James ‘Jim’ Leonard Newcombe

James “Jim” Leonard Newcombe, Warsaw, died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2017. Present were his wife Patricia Lee and his eldest daughter Julie Chuey (James), Westland, Mich. His youngest daughter, Rebecca Elizabeth (Eric Tant), Long Beach, Calif., had visited recently with Jim’s granddaughter, Jayne, and was present in spirit, if not … Read More

Betty Louise Goodspeed — PENDING

Betty Louise Goodspeed, 92, passed away at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St. , Syracuse, IN are in charge of arrangements. … Read More

Max E. Sparks

Max E. Sparks, 90, Warsaw, formerly of Leesburg, died at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at Miller’s Merry Manor Nursing Home in Warsaw. He was born Febr. 15, 1927 in Union Dale to Maynard and Dessie (Haiflich) Sparks. Max graduated from Etna Green High School and worked … Read More

April Renee Magnus

April Renee Magnus, 34, Ligonier, passed away after a lengthy hospital stay surrounded by her loving family on Aug. 13, 2017 at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on June 5, 1983 the daughter of Gary L. Cooley and Donna Jo (Branam) Becker in Goshen. On … Read More

Charles W. ‘Charlie’ Laster

Charles W. “Charlie” Laster, 84, Warsaw, passed away at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017 at his home. He was born on Nov. 26, 1932 in Harvey, Ill. to Edward and Addie (Pool) Laster. He grew up in Illinois and served in the United States Navy during … Read More

John ‘Ed’ Davis

John “Ed” Davis, 85, Warsaw, (formerly of West Burlington, Iowa) passed away on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw. He was born on Aug. 6, 1931, in Kimberton, Pa. to Charles and Sadie (Mourar) Davis. He was a veteran of the Korean conflict, serving … Read More

Lester ‘Jay’ Brouwer

Lester “Jay” Brouwer, 79, of Naples, Fla. passed away peacefully on Aug. 9, 2017.  Born July 29, 1938 in Fort Wayne, Jay was the son of the late Lester Brouwer and Geraldine Smith.  Jay graduated from Syracuse High School in 1956 where he played basketball, baseball and ran … Read More

Joel M. Meade

Joel M. Meade, 40, Syracuse, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at Goshen Hospital. He was born Sept. 8, 1976 in Goshen to Ira Meade, Goshen and Vickie (Roger) Shuder, Syracuse. On Aug. 27, 2004 he married Brandy Reed in Sedalia, Mo. Brandy survives along with his parents and … Read More