Peggy J. Metzger, 54, North Manchester, passed away at 6:18 a.m. Friday, May 11, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. She was born May 13, 1963 in Warsaw, to O.C. and Carolyn R. (Caverly) Jarrell. She graduated from Whitko High School in 1982. She was a … Read More
Rita K. Shelton, 66, Columbia City, passed away at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2018, peacefully at her home. Born Feb. 6, 1952, in Huntington, she was the daughter of Willis J. Sims and Geraldine F. (Cunningham) Sims. She was a lifelong resident of Whitley County, attending South … Read More
Larry Rex “Butch” Lancaster, 81, South Whitley, died at 3:18 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Parkview Randallia Hospital, Fort Wayne where he had been a patient for the past 2 1/2 weeks. He was born Jan. 26, 1937, in Whitley County, a son of the late Gerald … Read More
Connie Rae (LeCount) Clark, 60, passed away April 4, 2018 at Northridge Nursing Home, Albion. She is survived by her nephews: Roy Messer Jr., Greensburg; Troy Messer, Goshen; Clinton Messer, Columbia City; two aunts and one uncle: Martha Sprague and Jack LeCount, Ligonier and Mary Kroch, Milford. She … Read More
Nila M. McGahan, 80, McCordsville, died at 6:38 a.m. Friday, April 20, 2018 at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Fishers. She was born Jan. 13, 1938 in Columbia City, a daughter of the late Cletus J. and Flossie (Miles) Nolt. She spent her formative years in Jefferson Township, Whitley County. … Read More
Brian H. “LH” Hyndman, 58, Columbia City, died unexpectedly at 12:27 a.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018, at his home, of natural causes. He was born May 28, 1959, in Columbia City, a son of the late Chester R. and Josephine (Davis) Hyndman. He spent his formative years in … Read More
Lenora M. Norris, 91, rural Larwill, died at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. She was born Feb. 7, 1927, in North Manchester, a daughter of the late William Bruce and Hazel Marie (Glaze) Lambert. Her formative years were spent in … Read More
Ronald Roy Jones, 81, formerly of Columbia City, died at 4:05 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at his home outside of Spencerville. He was born Jan. 6, 1937, in Roseville, Calif. a son of the late Roy E. and Thelma (Gartung) Jones. His formative years were spent in California … Read More
Glenndora Harrold, 99, of rural Columbia City, died at 1:50 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Miller’s –Oak Pointe, Columbia City, where she had been a resident since January 2015. She was born June 23, 1918, in Washington Townwnship, Noble County, a daughter of the late Thomas H. … Read More
Keeman “Kim” W. Lobsiger, 65, retired area high school principal residing in Columbia City, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at his home. He was born Sept. 18, 1952 in Decatur, a son of Jerold W. and Marlene (Fuhrer) Lobsiger. His formative years were … Read More
Marian Jane (Poppele) Winebrenner passed away March 27, 2018, in Columbia City. Born in south Chicago on May 28, 1922, she was the daughter of Marion and Vera Mae (Morrison) Bohmer. Upon the death of her parents at the age of two, she was adopted by a loving … Read More
Deborah J. Naylor, 65, of South Whitley, passed away at 8:50 p.m. Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne. Arrangements are pending at DeMoney-Grimes, a Life Story Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
Janice E. Parker, 74, South Whitley, formerly of Rochester, passed away at 4:16 p.m., Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at her residence. She was born Sept. 16, 1943, Valparaiso, the daughter of Luther and Ruby (Spencer) Eades. On Dec. 23, 1961, in Chesterton, she married Ernest W. Parker. He … Read More
Daryle L. Hill, 83, Columbia City, passed away at 2:28 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. He was born on Jan. 18, 1935 in Columbia City, to Ira Raymond and Mildred L “Peg” (Bills) Hill. He was a lifetime resident … Read More
Daryle L. Hill, 83, Columbia City, formerly of North Webster, passed away at 2:28 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Arrangements are pending at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd 13 & CR 500N, North Webster.
Kenneth R. Boggs, 73, South Whitley, passed away at 5:45 a.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are pending at DeMoney-Grimes, a Life Story Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.