Archive - Oct 2012
Gerald L. Pike
Oct. 29, 2012
CULVER â€” Gerald L. Pike, 74, of Culver, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in his residence.
He is survived by his wife, Caroline of Culver; two daughters, Nannette Guard of Madisonville,Tenn., Tammy Miller of New Paris; a son, Sherman Pike of Plymouth; four stepdaughters, Cheryl R. (David) Jones of Bremen, Cara J. (Ron) Button of Bremen, Tracy E. (Chris) Harest of Chicago, Ill., Tonia S. (Tim) Tillotson of Bourbon; brother, Roger A. (Roberta) Pike of Monterey, Tenn.; sister, Carol J. (David) Morgan of Gray Lake, Ill.; 23 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Pauline E. Chapman
April 25, 1915-Oct. 29, 2012
MONTEREY â€”Â Pauline E. Chapman, 97, of Monterey, passed away at 2:36 a.m. Oct. 29, 2012 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.
Pauline was born in Monterey April 25, 1915 to Ferdinand and Walburga (Keller) Olds. She attended school in Monterey and after the schoolhouse burned down, finished school in a sheep barn. She was married July 4, 1937 to Lester (Bus) Chapman in Leiters Ford. He preceded her in death in February 1972.
Marjorie Louise Duecker
Aug. 22, 1924-Oct. 22, 2012
FORT WAYNE â€”Â Marjorie Louise Duecker, 88, of Fort Wayne passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 at Saint Anne Home.
PLYMOUTH â€”Â A law passed at the state level in July could protect minors from being arrested for underage drinking.
State senator Jim Merritt (R), who co-authored the bill, told the Pilot News Tuesday that he is traveling around the state to speak to high school and college students about the new law.
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Plymouthâ€™s Northern Lakes Conference co-champion football team was honored with seven all-conference picks for the 2012 season, and head coach John Barron was named NLC Coach of the Year, it was announced Tuesday.
The Rockies, who finished in a two-way tie with Concord for the NLC championship with a 6-1 league finish, were given seven picks on the first team and a trio of honorable mention selections.
Arnold P. Bailey
Feb. 23, 1928-Oct. 29, 2012
MISHAWAKA â€”Â Arnold P. Bailey, 84, of Mishawaka, died at 5:25 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 in Golden Living Center in Knox.
Arnold was born Feb. 23, 1928 in Englewood, N.J. to the late Clarence and Josephine (Adams) Bailey. Also preceding him in death was a son, Andrew Peter Bailey in 1992.
June 11, 1951 in Wheaton, Ill., Arnold married the former Doris J. Stubbs. Doris died Dec. 28, 2008. Surviving him is a daughter, Ruth Bailey of Knox.
Harold E. Reed Sr.
Dec. 10, 1923-Oct. 27, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Harold E. Reed Sr., 88, of Bremen passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at home. He was born Dec. 10, 1923 to Emery and Olive (Musser) Reed in Plymouth. Harold married Marjorie Schlemmer Aug. 17, 1947; she preceded him in death Oct. 17, 2001.
Harold graduated from Bremen High School with the class of 1941. He went on to honorably serve his country as part of the United States Army in World War II. Harold worked for NIPSCO for 26 years in construction, in addition to the many times he helped out his friends and family.
Mildred A. Jones
Oct. 25, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mildred Alamedia Jones, 96, formerly of Macy, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Survivors include her four sons, Berne L. (Holly) Jones, Kooskia, Idaho; Glen E. (Chris) Jones, Rochester; Dale L. (Sherry) Jones, Oxford; and Carl D. â€śPeteâ€ť (Ladeana) Jones, Peru; 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and several stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 at McClain Funeral Home, Denver. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Mexico.
Jessie G. Bradley
Nov. 30, 1925-Oct. 28, 2012
Marion M. Reynard
Feb. 15, 1936 â€“ Oct. 27, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Marion M. Reynard, 76, of Plymouth, for the past 26 years, died of natural causes at 11:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor.
Marion was born in Kutztown, Pa. Feb. 15, 1936. She was the daughter of Frank D. and Rose (Lamb) Merkel.
She attended Kutztown High School, and Nov. 4, 1961 Marion married Harold W. Reynard in Breinigsville, Pa.