Archive - Obituary
July 25th, 2014
Darek A. Long
Feb. 8, 1983 â€“ July 22, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Darek A. Long, 31, formerly of Plymouth, passed away suddenly at 2:47 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in St. Lukes Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He has been a resident of Strawberry Point, Iowa for the past two years.
Born in South Bend on Feb. 8, 1983, Darek was the son of James A. Long and Martha E. (Schoberg) Conley.Â
Darek received his education at Plymouth High School with the class of 2001. He made wiring testers with the Commercial Vehicle Group in Edgewood, Iowa serving the Caterpillar Corp.
Doris Jane Berger
March 20, 1940 - July 21, 2014
DEWEY, Ariz. â€” Doris Jane Berger, age 74, of Dewey, Ariz. left our world for her heavenly home on Monday, July 21, 2014.
Doris was born in Walkerton on March 20, 1940 to Delbert and Gale Kinney. She graduated from Tyner High School and Vogue Beauty College.
Doris was married to Larry A. Berger on March 19, 1961; married for 53 wonderful years.
Cleo L. Brown
July 23, 2014
NAPPANEE â€” Cleo L. Brown, 97, of Nappanee, died at her home, at 7:24 a.m., Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee is handling arrangements.
July 24, 2014
ROCHESTER â€” Beverly Perez, 37, of Rochester, died at 3:36 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester
Margaret Henrietta Petron
May 20, 1917 â€“ July 23, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Margaret Henrietta Petron, 97, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - Plymouth Campus. Margaret Henrietta (Ostrowski) Petron was born on a farm near Browerville, Minn. on May 20, 1917, the eighth of nine children to Joseph and Hedwiga (Nanik) Ostrowski. She had five sisters; Gertrude Pozorski, Mary Ostrowski, Sophie Kubitza, Pearl Brown, and Eleanor Beckers and three brothers, Andrew Ostrowski, Louis Ostrowski and George Ostrowski.
Barrie A. Hoskins
May 2, 1939 - July 21, 2014
BASS LAKE â€” Barrie Ann Hoskins, 75, of Bass Lake died on Monday, July 21, 2014 in her residence at Bass Lake. Barrie was born on May 2, 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Herschel and Marcella Dean.
Darek A. Long
July 22, 2014Â
PLYMOUTH â€” Darek A. Long, 31, formerly of Plymouth, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.Â
Arrangements are incomplete at this time with Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
July 22, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Mary Batcho, 90, of Plymouth, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Services are pending at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Cleo L. Brown
July 23, 2014
NAPPANEE â€” Cleo L. Brown, 97, of Nappanee, died at 7:24 a.m., Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her residence in Nappanee.
Donna Lee Kamp
April 11, 1933 - July 19, 2014
ARGOS â€” Donna Lee (Ryan) Everdon Kamp, of Argos, age 81, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday evening, July 19, 2014 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, with her family by her side.
Diane Marie Emerick
Jan. 23, 1956 - July 21, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Diane Marie Emerick, 58, of Plymouth passed away at 1:35 a.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at I.U. Health, Goshen, surrounded by her loving family. Diane was born on Jan. 23, 1956 in Chicago, Ill. to the late Jack and Darlene (Brant) Davies. On June 29, 1974 in Chicago, Ill. she was united in marriage to the love of her life, William G. Emerick.
Jan. 8, 1943 â€“ July 20, 2014
KNOX â€” Karen K. (Kring) Anderson, 71, formerly of Culver, passed away due to complications from a recent major stroke at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Golden Living Center, Knox.
Born in Plymouth on Jan. 8, 1943, Karen was the daughter of Arthur and Marciel P. (Trump) Miller.
Karen worked as a nurseâ€™s aide until the late 1980s. During this time she also worked in the woodworking shop at the Marshall County Development Center. After her nursing career, she enjoyed staying at home and watching her children grow.
Carolyn S. Pletcher
Dec. 3, 1940 â€“ July 19, 2014
SOUTH BEND â€” Carolyn S. Pletcher, 73, residing in South Bend, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Golden Living Center, Mishawaka. She was born Dec. 3, 1940 in South Bend, the first child of Russell J. and Vera B. (Sullivan) Pletcher, and has remained a lifelong resident of this area.