Betty Jane Finney — UPDATED

Betty Jane Finney, 91, Syracuse, passed away at 5:03 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 at Goshen Hospital in Goshen.  She was born July 30, 1925 in Huntington to Earl F. and Edna (Shivley) Garretson. She graduated in 1943 from Huntington High School and was a World War II … Read More

Phyllis Anne Bauer — UPDATED

Phyllis Anne Bauer, 90, North Webster, passed away at 12:17 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 at Parkview Hospital in Warsaw. She was born on Dec. 3, 1926 in Fort Wayne to Charles Burton and Frances Marie (Wagner) Moore. She attended South Side High School in Fort Wayne and … Read More

M. Lynn Atwood

M. Lynn Atwood, 70, Syracuse, passed away at 2:44 a.m. Feb. 13, 2017 at the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. She was born Sept. 4, 1946 in Indianapolis to Richard K. and Beverly (Morse) Weisenfluh. She graduated in 1965 from Arlington High School in Indianapolis … Read More

James S. Shepherd

James S. “Jim” Shepherd, 88, Warsaw, passed away Feb. 12, 2017 at his home. He was born May 10, 1928 in Bippus to George and Blanche (Spicer) Shepherd. He graduated from Bippus High School and in 1952 from Indiana University in Bloomington with his B.A Degree. He was … Read More

David D. Clayton — PENDING

David D. “Dave” Clayton, 80, Warsaw, formerly of North Webster and Kimmell, passed away at 1:40 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 at Mason Health & Rehab in Warsaw. Arrangements are pending at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd 13 & CR 500N, North Webster. … Read More

Rita Ann Beeson

Rita Ann Beeson, 87, North Webster, passed away at 12:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at Lakeland Healthcare & Rehab in Milford. She was born April 19, 1929 in Gas City, to Lawrence E. and Lucille I. (Harshman) Richards. She graduated in 1947 from Gas City High School … Read More

Miriam E. ‘Pat’ Benson

Miriam E. “Pat” Benson, 85, Syracuse, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. She was born on March 2, 1931 in Milford to James R. & Pauline O. (Ringler) Losee. She was a lifetime Syracuse area resident and attended Syracuse … Read More

Terrance L. McDonald

Terrance L. “Terry” McDonald, 72, New Paris, passed away at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at his home. He was born on Feb. 15, 1944 in Kalamazoo, Mich. to Francis L. and Olive E. (Hunninghake) McDonald. He was a lifetime Syracuse and New Paris area resident and … Read More

Vaughn W. Atchison Sr.

Vaughn W. Atchison Sr., 66, Ligonier, passed away at 1:49 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 at Avalon Village Nursing Home in Ligonier. He was born on May 11, 1950 in Springfield, Ohio to Richard and Jane (Eversole) Atchison. He graduated in 1969 from Tecumseh High School in Donnelsville, … Read More

Rev. Richard D. ‘P.D.’ Dunning — UPDATED

Rev. Richard D. “P.D.” Dunning, 84, Milford, passed away at 10:25 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at his home. He was born on Sept. 10, 1932 in St. Joseph, Mo. to Thomas Jefferson “T.J.”  and Bertha (Smith) Dunning.             He graduated in 1950 from … Read More