Archive - Obituary
September 6th, 2011
Floyd Samuel Bender
Sept. 3, 2011
BREMEN âÂ Floyd Samuel Bender, 74, 5117 Beech Road, Bremen, died Saturday, Sept. 3, at 5:08 a.m. at St. Joseph Medical Center, South Bend, where he had been a patient since Friday.
H. LaVon Kuhn
Sept. 1, 2011
NAPPANEE âÂ H. LaVon Kuhn, 84, of Lakeland Rehabilitation and HealthCare, Milford, formerly of Nappanee, died at 12:25 p.m., Thursday.
Surviving are a daughter, Trudy Jones; a son, Ted (Kelly) Kuhn, both of Nappanee; a stepdaughter, Joy Gates, Goshen; six grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, and a brother, Lowell (Marilyn) Kuhn, Bremen.
Visitation is for two hours prior to the 12 p.m. funeral service, Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the First Brethren Church. Burial will be in Bremen Cemetery.
Linda Jean White
May 18, 1955 - Aug. 30, 2011
PLYMOUTH âÂ Linda Jean White, 56, of Plymouth, passed away at 1:03 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. She was born May 18, 1955 in Indianapolis to Donald G. White, M.D. and Beverly (Stroupe) White. Her father preceded her in death in 1977.
Alyce M. Fritz
April 12, 1919 â Sept. 1, 2011
SOUTH BEND â Former South Bend and Plymouth resident, Alyce M. (Mrs. Fawn) Fritz, 92, passed away at 10:50 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 1 at the Bremen Health Care Center where she has resided the past four years.
Alyce was one of six children born to Ray O. and Jessie M. (Turner) Baker. She was born in Ramsey, N.D. April 12, 1919. The family moved to the Marshall County area and Alyce graduated with the LaPaz High School class of 1937.
Pauline Marie Knowlton
Sept. 6, 1920-Sept. 1, 2011
Anton B. Braun
July 8, 1978-Aug. 26, 2011
NORTH LIBERTY âÂ Anton B. Braun, 33, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Aug. 26, 2011 in South Bend. Anton was born July 8, 1978 to Philip and Suellen (Thiel) Braun in Plymouth. Aug. 2, 2003 in South Bend he married Tracy (Parks) Braun. Mr. Braun graduated from John Glenn High School andÂ Lima Tech and worked as a heavy equipment technician.
Elsie M. Wieringa
Jan. 17, 1922-Aug. 27, 2011
LAKEVILLE âÂ Elsie M. Wieringa, 89, of Lakeville, formerly of Culver passed away Saturday, Aug. 27 at 5:30 a.m. in Southfield Village Nursing Home in South Bend.
Elsie was born Jan. 17, 1922 in Galveston, one of seven children born to James (Laura Ronk) Tolley.
April 30, 1930-Aug. 27, 2011
PLYMOUTH âÂ Ethel Robinson, 81, lived in Osceola, all of her life, until moving to Riverwalk Retirement Homes in October of 2010. She died of natural causes at 6:16 a.m. in Millerâs Assisted Living Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011.
Ethel was born April 30, 1930, in New Carlisle. She was the daughter of Randall Draper and Sophia Lorene Brothers Draper.
She attended Osceola School and then her high school years at Mishawaka High School graduating with the class of 1948.
Aug. 28, 2011
BOURBON âÂ Jimmie Hackworth, 51, of Bourbon died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011 at 4:01 a.m. at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth Campus of apparent heart failure.
He is survived by his two children, Jimmie Jr. (Susan) and Rusta Hackworth all of Orlando, Fla.; two grandchildren; sisters, GearldeneÂ (Henry) Webb of Prestonsburg, Ky., Marilyn (Everett) Gillman of Etna Green, Shirl (James) Conklin of Bourbon; two brothers, Jack (Jackie) Hackworth of Tippecanoe and Bobbie (Janny) Hackworth of Martin, Ky.; and sister-in-law, Theda Hackworth of Martin, Ky.
Elizabeth âLibbyâ Marshall
Aug. 2, 1920-Aug. 26, 2011
BOURBON â Elizabeth âLibbyâ Marshall, 91, of Bourbon passed away Friday, Aug. 26, 2011 at 1:10 p.m. in her home. She had been in failing health.
Libby was born the daughter of the Rev. George Snider and Rev. Zoa French Snider Aug. 2, 1920 at Bluffton. She married Jonathan Shakes Marshall in November of 1950; he died Nov. 18, 1980.