Joann T. Hinen

Joann T. Hinen, 76, Columbia City, passed away at 4:31 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at her home. Born July 6, 1940 in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of John A. and J. Theresa (McAleavey) Mertes. She graduated from Central Catholic High School with the Class of 1958 and … Read More

Donna Mae Sheldon

  Donna Mae Sheldon, age 94,Churubusco, passed away on Jan. 21, 2017 at her family farm. Born in Allen County on May 18, 1922, a daughter of George And Emma (Glaw) Wappes, she spent her formative years in Allen County and graduated from Huntertown High School in 1940. … Read More

Phyllis A. Myers

Phyllis A. Myers, 88, Columbia City, died at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at Miller’s at Oak Pointe where she was admitted on Friday. She was born Feb. 13, 1928 in Washington Township, Porter County, a daughter of Asa and Marie A. (Blue) Ross. Her formative years … Read More

Sena B. Setser —UPDATED

Sena B. Setser, 64, Columbia City, passed away at 3:27 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 at Parkview Whitley Hospital. Born on Oct. 4, 1952 in Logan, W. Va. she was the daughter of John Frank and Zanna Marie (Bragg) Gillum. Sena moved from West Virginia to North Manchester … Read More

Debra Simon

Debra “Debbie” (Bentz) Simon, 61, Columbia City, passed away at 8:12 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born on April 18, 1955 in Columbia City, she was the daughter of Dean and Laura (Hennig) Bentz. Debbie grew up in the Tri-Lakes area … Read More

Alice Marie Davis

Alice Marie Davis, 85, Columbia City, passed away at 8:11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 at her home. Born July 21, 1931 in Corydon, she was the daughter of William R. and Frances (Froman) Pease. She attended New Amsterdam School in Corydon and moved to Ohio and on … Read More

Alverda ‘Alvi’ I. Arnold-Swanson

Alverda “Alvie” I. Arnold-Swanson, 89, rural Columbia City, died at 1:34 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne where she was admitted on Thursday. She was born Feb. 5, 1927 in Jefferson Township, Whitley County, a daughter of the late Edward L. … Read More

Doris Ann Goldner — UPDATED

Doris Ann Goldner, Columbia City, passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 with her children by her side. Survivors include her children, Katrina Tendziegloski of Warsaw; Melissa Tendziegloski of Columbia City; John Goldner of Pierceton; Misty Reynolds of Columbia City; and Troy Goldner of Columbia City; sisters: Deawanna … Read More