Richard M. Ritchie

Richard M. Ritchie, 59, of Rochester, passed Monday, March 2, 2015 at his residence. He was born Sept. 27, 1955, in Chicago, Ill to Herschel and Beulah (Smith) Ritchie. He was married to Jean Dennis Johnson. Ritchie was a heavy machine operator for Miller Farm Drainage. He was also involved 4-H Horse … Read More

Donald Joswiak

Donald Joswiak

Donald Joswiak, 81, of Claypool (Yellow Creek Lake), and formerly of Chicago, passed away at 2:25 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at Kosciusko Community Hospital of Warsaw. He was born on Jan. 12, 1934, in Chicago, to Frank and Sophie (Rufkowski) Joswiak. He was first married to Audrey Collins, … Read More

Andrew E. Beck

Andrew Beck

Andrew Beck, 41, of Rochester, (Talma) and formerly of North Manchester, passed away unexpectedly passed at 10:25 a.m., Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at his residence He was born on April 30, 1973, Independence, Mo., to Roger E. Guthrie and Annette Kester. His companion was Tonia Smith of Rochester, (Talma) she survives. … Read More

E. Willodene Saner

E. Willodene Saner, 81, of Silver Lake, passed away at 9:18 p.m., Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 at Kosciusko Community Hospital of Warsaw. She was born on May 31, 1933, South Whitley, to Ray and Ruth (Underwood) Shelmadine. On Feb. 3, 1961, in Akron, she was married to Fred Saner, who survives. Willodene was … Read More

Chance Nicholas Beck

Chance Nicholas Beck

Chance Nicholas Beck, 17, of Macy, and formerly of Akron, passed away Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at his residence. He was born on June 23, 1997, Whitley County, to Andrew E. Beck and Julie A. Carr. Chance was a Tippecanoe Valley High School Junior. In earlier years he played baseball, basketball and … Read More

Caitlin O. Heisler

Caitlin O. Heisler

Caitlin O. Heisler, 20, of Beaver Dam Lake, Claypool, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at her residence. She was born on Sept. 27, 1994, in Rochester, to Terrance L. and Barbara (Bailey) Heisler. She was a 2013 graduate of Tippecanoe Valley High School where she was on the swim team. She attended … Read More

Martha E. Waymire

Martha E. Waymire, 87, Rochester, 12:35 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at Life Care Center of Rochester, Ind. She was born Sept. 30, 1927, in Frankfurt, Germany. In Aug. 7, 1948, in Bad Nuheim, Germany, Martha married Vernon Marks “Bud” Waymire, who preceded her in death on Jan. … Read More

Mary Swihart

Mary Belle Swihart

Mary Belle Swihart, 80, rural Rochester, passed away at 2:24 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in the Woodlawn Hospital Emergency Room. Born Aug. 1, 1934, in Miami County, to Lyle and Cleo (Mathias) DePue, she graduated from Argos High School in 1953. On July 2, 1960, at Argos … Read More

John C. Kline

John C. Kline, 53, North Manchester, died at 4 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in the Wabash County Hospital Emergency Room. He was born June 28, 1961, in Warsaw, to John E. and Annette (Roland) Kline. He graduated from Southwestern High School, Colorado Springs. He was a landscaper. … Read More

Glova M. WeaverÿÛB’tyÆs

Glova M. Weaver

Glova M. Weaver, 86, of rural Macy, Ind., and rural Akron, Ind., passed at 2:19 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Woodbridge Health Care of Logansport, Ind. She was born on June 5, 1928, Jasper County, Ind., Odos and Bessie (Timm) Poisel. She was married on Dec. 11, 1954, in … Read More

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Ronnie Hurd

Ronnie Hurd, 64, of rural Mentone, Ind., passed away at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 5, 1949, in Prestonburg, Ky., to Bennie and Dora (Anderson) Hurd. He attended Mentone High School and graduated from Rochester High School. He served his … Read More