James A. Dimmick

James A. Dimmick, 76, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Parkview Whitley Hospital where he was admitted on Wednesday, Oct. 23. He had been in failing health. He was born April 25, 1937, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to  Russell E. and Alma J. (Luttman) Dimmick. … Read More

Michael Andrew Kilander

Michael Andrew Kilander, 66, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 10:57 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Parkview Whitley Hospital where he had been taken earlier by the E.M.S. He had been in failing health. He was born March 10, 1947, in Wabash, Ind., to Kenneth L. and … Read More

Kristopher Corridan Shepherd

Kristopher Corridan Shepherd, 25, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at his home. He was born Oct. 23, 1987, in Warsaw, Ind., a son of Christopher W. and Kelly L. (Earl) Shepherd. He has always lived in South Whitley. He graduated from Whitko High … Read More

Russell E. ‘JR’ Rhoades

Russell E. ‘JR’ Rhoades, 90, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 1:38 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind., where he had been a patient since Saturday, July 27. He was born Aug. 2, 1923, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to the late Russell W. … Read More

Kathy J. Roberts

Kathy J. Roberts, 57, of rural South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 10:21 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind., where she was admitted June 11. She was born Oct. 11, 1955, in Columbia City, Ind., to Richard J. and Marilyn J. (Blain) Bolinger. Her … Read More

Evelyn Marie Myers

Evelyn Marie Myers, 84, a resident of Greencroft in Goshen, Ind., and formerly of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 5:15 p.m. Monday, June 17, 2013. Evelyn was born July 18, 1928, in Wabash County, Ind., to Noah and Iva Bolinger. She attended school at South Whitley High … Read More

Bethelene Jewell Norris

Bethelene Jewell Norris, 93, formerly of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 9:50 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, at The Hearth of Sycamore Village, Fort Wayne, Ind., where she was a resident for the past year. She was born Nov. 23, 1919, in Whitley County, Ind., a daughter … Read More

William Max Hurd

William Max Hurd, 86, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, in his residence. . He was born Feb. 2, 1927, in Warsaw, Ind., to Chauncey J. and Dessa V. (Anderson) Hurd. His formative years were spent in the Columbia City, Ind., area. He began … Read More

Edna E. Hawkins

Edna E. Hawkins, 89, a former resident of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, May 26, 2013. She was born Aug. 11, 1923, in Montgomery, Ala., a daughter of the late John and Jessie (Knott) Gillespie. Her formative years were spent in Montgomery where she … Read More

Dennis Robert Firestone

Dennis Robert Firestone, 60, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 6:54 a.m. Sunday, May 19, 2013, at his home. He was born Dec. 31, 1952, in Whitley County, Ind., a son of Robert G. and Mildred A. (Schneider) Firestone. His formative years were spent in South Whitley. … Read More

Nellie Jean Bishop

Nellie Jean Bishop, 89, a former resident of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 9 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Timbercrest Senior Living Community, North Manchester, Ind., where she had been a resident since 2010. She was born March 13, 1924, in Fort Wayne, Ind., a daughter … Read More

Dorothy Grace Bristow

Dorothy Grace Bristow, 92, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 1:20 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at her home. She was born Aug. 3, 1920, in Washington Township, Whitley County, Ind., a daughter of the late William F. and Flora P. (Grace) Terman. Her formative years were spent … Read More

Sandra Sue (Wuertley) Harter

Sandra Sue (Wuertley) Harter, 72, a South Whitley, Ind., native, died Friday, April 19, 2013, at her home in New Braunfels, Texas. She was born Dec. 22, 1940, in Huntington, Ind., to John Phillip and Elsie Marcell (Householder) Wuertley. Her formative years were spent in South Whitley. She … Read More