Marshall County

Roger L. Emmons Sr.

Roger L. Emmons Sr., 79, passed away in his home surrounded by his family at 4:40 p.m. on Tuesday Jan. 17, 2017. Roger was born on Aug. 17, 1937 in LaPaz to Karl “Bill” and Julia E. (Taylor) Emmons. He graduated from LaPaz High School with the class … Read More

Brenda Sue Sherer

Brenda Sue Sherer, 62, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. Brenda was born in Plymouth May 19, 1954 to Conrad T. Bradley and Wilda J. (Hibnar) Cruse. She was a graduate of Plymouth High School. On Oct. 13, 1973 in … Read More

Wallace R. ‘Dick’ Palmer

Wallace R. “Dick” Palmer, 84, passed away Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 in the Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home. Dick was born on April 1, 1932 in Plymouth to Wallace John and Elizabeth (Morris) Palmer. On Feb. 17, 1952 Dick married the former Mary Helen Hoffer; she preceded him in … Read More

Sandra Sumpter

Sandra “Sandy” Sumpter, 68, Plymouth, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 in the Miller’s Merry Manor in Plymouth. Sandy was born on April 15, 1948 in Plymouth to Carl H. and Lillie Mae (Hill) Kile. Sandy worked at the McDonald’s in Plymouth for many years. She will … Read More

Virginialee ‘Patty’ Shaffer

Virginialee “Patty” Shaffer, 86, Plymouth, passed away Thursday morning in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka. She was born Jan. 2, 1931 in Kokomo, to the late Lawrence “Tubby” and Margaret (Johnson) Grant. Patty graduated from Kokomo High School in 1948. She married Charles R. Shaffer in … Read More

Jacqueline Lin Richardson

Jacqueline Lin Richardson, 56, Culver, passed away peacefully surrounded by her husband and daughter, Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 in her residence. She was born Aug. 7, 1960 in Plymouth, to Larry M. and Linda J. (Lehman) Gibson. Jacqueline graduated from Plymouth High School in 1979. She married Lee … Read More

Duane Westafer

Duane Douglas “Squirrel” Westafer, 65, Englewood, Fla., formerly of Bourbon, passed away Jan. 9, 2017, from an eight month illness to cancer. His family was at his side at the time of his death. Doug was born July 4, 1951, in Rochester to the late Eugene F. “Dusty” … Read More

Robert Allen Walter

Robert Allen Walter, 86, Bremen, passed away at 7:05 a.m., Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 in Signature Health Care of Bremen. Bob was born April 21, 1930, the son of the late Dewey and Mildred (Bowser) Walter. In August of 1953, he married Joan Odiorne. She passed away on … Read More

Dorothy Ellen Kampe

Dorothy Ellen Kampe, 88, of Culver, passed away January 9, 2017, at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1928, to Thomas and Dora (Fennema) Evers in Randolph, Wisc. She married Norman M. Kampe on Nov. 4, 1950, and he survives.  She was a member of Trinity Lutheran … Read More

Larry P. Sellers

Larry P. Sellers, 73, Culver, passed away Jan. 7, 2017 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Plymouth. Larry was born May 5, 1943 in Plymouth, one of four children born to the Late Phillip and Elsie (McCoy) Sellers. Larry attended Aubbeenaubee School and enlisted in the US … Read More

Janet R. Crum

Janet R. Crum, 69, Plymouth, passed away unexpectedly at 8:50 a.m. Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth Campus. She was born Aug. 26, 1947, at Leiters Ford to John and Ellen (Bauman) Rosebaum. She was a lifetime resident of the area; Janet worked … Read More

Joan R. “Granny” Hill

Joan R. “Granny” Hill, 82, passed away of congestive heart failure on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. Joan was born May 18, 1934 in South Bend, Indiana to James E. and June E. (Fisher) Nafe. She graduated from Riley High School … Read More

Carole Sue McKean Chamberlin-Meredith

Carole Sue McKean Chamberlin-Meredith died on Jan. 5, 2017, at The Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson. She was born in Chicago, Ill. to Henry and Maree (Getz) McKean. They lived in Chicago until she was four years old, and then moved to Ft. Wayne, where she attended and graduated from … Read More

Janet Crum

Janet Crum, Marshall County, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. Arrangements are pending with Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth. … Read More

Frank E. Bair

Frank E. Bair, Jr., 96, of Plymouth passed away on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 at the Miller’s Merry Manor in Plymouth. Frank was born on December 18, 1920 in Ft. Wayne, Ind. to Frank E. and Hazel R. (Pomroy) Bair, Sr. On March 14, 1942 Frank married the … Read More

Martha Aileen Quinn

Martha Aileen Quinn, 90, Bremen, passed away peacefully at 11:15 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017 at Westminster Village in Muncie. She was fiercely loved by her family and will be missed as a mother, grandmother and friend. Martha was born May 25, 1926, in Youngscreek, Ky., the daughter … Read More