Helen L. Youells

Helen L. Youells, 94, Atwood, died at 3:12 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at Mason Health Care, Warsaw. She was born Oct. 6, 1920, in Atwood, to Walter and Orta (Hazen) Koontz. On Feb. 18, 1946, she married George Youells; he preceded her in death on Dec. 3, … Read More

Bowser, James

James A. Bowser

Lifetime Kosciusko County resident, James A. Bowser, 86, passed away at 4:44 a.m. Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, in Elkhart General Hospital, Elkhart. Born April 18, 1929, in Warsaw, James was the son of John Alva and Anna M. (Beatty) Bowser. He and Patricia “Patsy” Winifred McQueer were joined … Read More

Roger Allen Paysen

Roger Allen Paysen

Roger Allen Paysen, 69, Silver Lake, walked into the waiting arms of Jesus on Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at his home. He was born May 11, 1946, in Celina, Ohio, to Harold and Elnora (Fleming) Paysen, and was a 1964 graduate of Celina High School, Celina. He served … Read More

Roger Allen Paysen

Roger Allen Paysen

Roger Allen Paysen, 69, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2015. He was born May 11, 1946. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, at Titus Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at Lighthouse Pentecostal Church. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. … Read More

Sparks, Donald

Donald R. Sparks

Donald R. Sparks, 79, Sebring, Fla., died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale, Fla. He was born March 27, 1937, in Pierceton to Fred and Thelma (Archer) Sparks. He married Kathryn “Katie” Unrue on Feb. 28, 2002, in Warsaw. He worked as a machinist … Read More

Edward A. Hoffman

Edward A. Hoffman

Edward A. Hoffman, 83, passed away at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Edward was born May 16, 1932, in Fulton County, to William Foster and Eathel (Drudge) Hoffman. He served with the Army Air Force at Lackland Air Force Base, … Read More

Mary Ellen Johnson

Mary Ellen Johnson

Mary Ellen Johnson, 94, passed away at 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in her Warsaw home while surrounded by her loving family. Mary Ellen was born June 16, 1921, in Huntington, to Carl C. and Virginia Mae (Dowler) Robinson. She graduated from Huntington High School with the … Read More

M. Margene Clase

M. Margene Clase

M. Margene Clase, 74, passed away unexpectedly in her Warsaw home at 7:35 a.m. Friday,  Aug. 21, 2015. Margene was born Nov. 6, 1940, in Warsaw to Raymond and Marie (Priser) Haines.  A lifetime Kosciusko County resident, she had been a sales representative at CVS for 12 years. Margene was … Read More

Linda Yeiter

Linda Lou Yeiter

Linda Lou Yeiter, 75, Warsaw, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 in Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester. She was born Nov. 13, 1939, in Warsaw, to Dwayne and Maxine (Wideman) Horn. She married Larry Yeiter in Atwood July 21, 1956. She was a farmer’s wife and homemaker. Linda was … Read More

Shively, Frances

Frances ‘Fran’ Shively

Frances “Fran” Shively, 94, Warsaw, died at 11:25 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw. She was born April 18, 1921, in Warsaw, to Royal and Lucile (Valentine) Neff. She graduated from Claypool High School in 1939 and married Donald Shively on Feb. 14, 1944, … Read More


Frances Arlene Shively — PENDING

Frances Arlene Shively, 94, Claypool, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, at Claypool United Methodist Church. Arrangements are pending at Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw. … Read More

Hoffer, Dorothy

Dorothy Elizabeth Hoffer

Dorothy Elizabeth Hoffer, 85, Warsaw, passed away at 4:06 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, in Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. She was born Feb. 17, 1930, to John E. and Virginia J. (Sensibaugh) Hershberger, and was a 1948 graduate of Mentone High School. On Aug. 13, … Read More