Liela Heeter

Liela (Bechtold) Heeter, 86, North Manchester, died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017 in Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester. She was born July 27, 1930 in St. Louis, Mo. to Joe and Alma E. (Rudig) Bechtold. She graduated from Chester High School class of 1948. On Nov. … Read More

Norma Jean Monce

Norma Jean Monce, 88, Cincinnati, Ohio died at 4:15 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at Indian Springs Healthcare Facility, Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born in North Manchester, Dec. 4, 1928 to Harley A. and Ethel F. (Cover) Sincroft. She graduated from Central High School, North Manchester class of … Read More

Arthur Livingston Roberts

Arthur Livingston Roberts, 65, North Manchester, died at 4:20 a.m. Thursday, January 26, 2017 in Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. He was born Sept. 19, 1951 in Erwin, Tenn. to Roy Lee and Jane (Carter) Roberts Sr. He retired from R.R. Donnelley, Warsaw after 18 years. … Read More

Donna K. Baston

Donna K. Baston, 56, North Manchester, died at 3:45 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 in Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester. She was born January 10, 1961 in Anderson to Raymond E. and Katie E. (Stewart) Neff. She had worked at Zimmer Biomet, Warsaw. She is survived by sons, … Read More

Verna M. Shively

Verna M. Shively, 88, North Manchester, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 in Timbercrest Healthcare Center, North Manchester. She was born Sept. 14, 1928 in North Manchester to Lawrence J. and Mary E. (Frantz) Hoover.  She graduated from Laketon High School in 1946. On May 8, 1953 She married … Read More

Lois C. Knecht

Lois C. Knecht, 86, North Manchester, died at 8:05 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 in Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester. She was born March 8, 1930 in Wabash to Ira and Estelle (Yentes) Crist.  She was Valedictorian of the Bippus High School class of 1948. On Sept. 17, … Read More

Rebecca A. Cook

Rebecca A. Cook, 57, North Manchester, passed away at 5 a.m. Dec. 27, 2016 in her residence. Rebecca was born Aug. 19, 1959 in Kosciusko County to Charles R. French Jr., and Beverly (Petry) French-Kidd. On June 21, 1980 Rebecca married Eldon R. Cook. In 1977 she graduated … Read More

Carl J. Strike

Carl J. Strike, 76, North Manchester, died at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016 in Parkview Wabash Hospital, Wabash. He was born October 5, 1940 in Franklin County, Penn. to Ray L. and Myrte M. (Garber) Strike. He graduated from Chambersburg High School, Chambersburg, Penn. in 1958. On … Read More

Barbara A. Davis

Barbara A. Davis, 83, North Manchester, died at 5 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 in Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester. She was born May 19, 1933 in Fort Wayne to Ivan and Ruth (Cook) Bowser. She graduated from Southside High School, Fort Wayne, class of 1951. On Feb. … Read More

Phyllis E. Stayer

Phyllis E. Stayer, 79, North Manchester, died at 6:03 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 in Parkview Regional Medical Center, North Manchester. She was born August 15, 1937 in Bippus, to Willis & Geraldine (Cunningham) Sims. On Oct. 1, 1955 she married Gerald E. Stayer. He died Jan. 30, … Read More

Billie L. Music

Billie L. Music, 85, North Manchester, passed away at 7:20 a.m. Dec. 12, 2016, at Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester. Billie was born Aug. 21, 1931 in Van Lear, Ky. to Curtis and Lennie (Blevins) Webb. On May 8, 1954 Billie married George Music. She worked as a … Read More