March 5th, 2014
MARSHALL COUNTY ‚ÄĒ If proof is needed that spring is on its way, Daylight Savings Time goes into effect Sunday, March 9 when clocks are pushed ahead one hour.
The change occurs at 2 a.m. Sunday, which means time will move 60 minutes to 3 a.m.
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ The monthly Plymouth Plan Commission meeting drew a large crowd Tuesday evening. Commission members are making arrangements for next month's meeting to be at an alternate venue. What is on the agenda that is drawing so much attention? Find out in today's Pilot News.
Vonna Mae (Summers) Rettinger
Sept. 4, 1927 - March 2, 2014
BOURBON ‚ÄĒ¬†Vonna Mae (Summers) Rettinger, 86, died from cancer early Sunday morning, March 2. A Bourbon area resident for most of her life, she had resided in Miller‚Äôs Senior Living facility in Plymouth for the last several years before recently moving to Garden‚Äôs at Lake City in Warsaw.
Doris M. Ross
March 2, 2014
HAMLET ‚ÄĒ Doris M. Ross, 65, died Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn E. Zumbaugh
March 3, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Evelyn E. Zumbaugh, 94, formerly of Plymouth, died at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 3, 2014 at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Arrangements are pending with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Herbert E. Harman
March 2, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Herbert E. Harman, 69, died following an illness, Sunday evening, March 2, 2014 in his home.
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ The repairs to Plymouth Schools planned for the summer have a high price tag, but many are routine maintenance work. To find out more and when the work will be discussed see today's Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ A case of home improvement fraud leads to felony charges for a Plymouth man. Find out who and tips to avoid becoming a victim of home improvement fraud from Marshall County Sheriff's Department Lieutenant Duane Culp in today's Pilot News.
Kenneth S. Barenie
Aug. 21, 1929 ‚Äď Feb. 28, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Kenneth S. Barenie, 84, passed away at his Plymouth residence following an illness, Friday evening, Feb. 28, 2014.
Kenneth was born in Highland on Aug. 21, 1929 to Alfred T. and Ina (Spencer) Barenie. He attended Griffith High School in Griffith.
Ken married Margaret R. ‚ÄúMarge‚ÄĚ Carver on May 7, 1949 in Black Oak. Their union of marriage for 65 years created a family tree with two sons, two daughters, 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
Carol J. Sundin
June 7, 1928 ‚Äď Feb. 27, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Carol J. Sundin, 85, a resident of Plymouth passed away at Loyola University Hospital in Maywood, Ill. at 2:36 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 following a series of strokes.
Carol was born the only child of Patrick J. and Pearl I. (Kollar) McAvoy who both preceded her in death.
Carol was married to Carl J. Sundin who also preceded her in death.
Carol worked for Johnson & Johnson in Chicago for 38 years. She had full knowledge of the production facility and equipment and retired as a workforce trainer.
Neil ‚ÄėNick‚Äô Southwell ¬†
July 6, 1940 - Feb. 28, 2014 ¬†
MISHAWAKA ‚ÄĒ¬†Neil ‚ÄúNick‚ÄĚ Southwell, 73, passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Mr. Southwell served in the U.S. Navy from 1957 to 1960 and worked at various newspapers, operating printing presses. He was also a self-employed truck driver. He loved watching his grandchildren at their sporting events and was their loudest fan. He was an avid Detroit Tigers fan and enjoyed watching NASCAR.
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Teams and volunteers came together to support Marshall County's own - Ounce Of Prevention at the annual 'Bowling for Ta-tas' event at Quick Lanes.
Photos and story featured in today's Pilot News.