Archive - Obituary
March 10th, 2014
Marilyn J. Lacher
Oct. 3, 1944 ‚Äď March 8, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚Äď Marilyn J. Lacher, 69, passed away following an extended illness at 2:57 p.m. Saturday, March 8 in the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center ‚Äď Mishawaka. Marilyn is a lifetime Marshall County resident now residing in Plymouth.
Marilyn was one of three daughters born to Ernest W.M. and Mildred M. (Yockey) Davis. She was born in Plymouth on Oct. 3, 1944. Her parents would precede her in death.
John W. Funk
Aug. 31, 1981 ‚Äď March 7, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ John William Funk, 32, a resident of Plymouth, passed away unexpectedly early Friday morning, March 7, 2014.
Born in Marietta, Ga., John is the son of Fred O. and Kathy D. (Hembree) Funk, who survive. He was a 2000 graduate of Plymouth High School, lettering all four years in wrestling. He studied at Ball State University for two years in criminal justice.
John joined the U.S. Army in 2002, serving our country in Iraq for 16 months. He was honorably discharged on Aug. 12, 2005.
Raymond ‚ÄėSonny‚Äô Hummel Sr.
June 12, 1938 - March 6, 2014
NAPPANEE ‚ÄĒ¬†Raymond R. ‚ÄúSonny‚ÄĚ Hummel Sr., 75, of Nappanee, formerly of Plymouth, passed away at 1 p.m., on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his¬†home.
Henry ‚ÄėRay‚Äô Mansfield
March 7, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Henry ‚ÄúHank‚ÄĚ Ray Mansfield, 82, died March 7, 2014 at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.
Arrangements are pending with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Nellie E. Long
Sept. 5, 1923 ‚Äď March 6, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ Nellie E. Long, 90, a Plymouth resident most of her life, passed away at 3:15 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014 at the Kindred Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Bremen.
She was born in Sheldon, Wis. on Sept. 5, 1923 to Oral G. and Anna G. Schrader Murray. She graduated from Plymouth Lincoln High School with the class of 1941.
On June 4, 1946 in Knox, Nellie married Joseph U. Long. He would precede her in death on June 19, 2008.
Juanita Mae Byrer
Sept. 8, 1919 - March 6, 2014
BOURBON ‚ÄĒ¬†Juanita Mae Byrer, 94, longtime resident of Bourbon, passed away on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 12:30 a.m.
Harry W. Malstaff
Dec. 26, 1920 - March 6, 2014
WALKERTON ‚ÄĒ Harry W. Malstaff, age 93, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 with his family by his side. Harry was born on Dec. 26, 1920 to Joseph J. and Laura L. (Stickley) Malstaff in St. Joseph County.
Raymond R. ‚ÄėSonny‚Äô Hummel Sr.
March 6, 2014
NAPPANEE ‚ÄĒ¬†Raymond R. ‚ÄúSonny‚ÄĚ Hummel Sr., 75, of Nappanee formally of Plymouth died March 6, 2014.
Services pending at the Van Gilder Funeral Home.
John W. Funk
March 7, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ John William Funk, 32, of Plymouth, died suddenly in the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center ‚Äď Plymouth Campus.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Kenneth Robert Wilson
July 26, 1969 ‚Äď March 6, 2014
BOURBON ‚ÄĒ Kenneth R. Wilson, 44, a lifetime area resident, passed away at 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, following a two-year battle with heart problems and Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.
The son of Donald K. and Marshall M. (Ellinger) Wilson, Ken was born on July 26, 1969, in Plymouth. He was a 1987 graduate of Plymouth High School.¬†
Ken enjoyed working with his hands and worked in construction for several years.
Aug. 9, 1943 - March 4, 2014
PLYMOUTH ‚ÄĒ¬†Roberta Sue Poore, age 70, Pretty Lake, Plymouth, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor, in Plymouth.¬†
Roberta was born Aug. 9, 1943, in Fort Wayne, to Robert E. and Dorothy A. (Spackman) Poore. She had lived in the Marshall County area since the age of 4. Roberta retired from the Lincoln National Corporation, after 37 years of service, in the investment field.