Archive - Obituary
March 23rd, 2014
Robert D. Zimmerman
May 11, 1925 â March 19, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Robert D. âBobâ Zimmerman, 88, a lifetime area resident, died at his home following a cancer related illness at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in the care of his family and Hospice.
Born in Bourbon on May 11, 1925, he was the son of Harvey Willard and Edna P. (Keyser) Zimmerman. Bob graduated from Bourbon High School in the class of 1943.
Bob had served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Nancy J. Brock
Feb. 22, 2014
BOURBON âÂ Nancy J. Brock, 62, of Bourbon, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2014 at 7:05 p.m. in her home.
The family will have a Celebration of Life at Bremen Church of the Brethren on March 22 at 3 p.m. with a visitation time with the family from 2-2:45 p.m.
Gerhardt âGaryâ Leed
March 9, 1931 - March 18, 2014
LaPAZ âÂ Gerhardt Owen âGaryâ Leed, age 83, of LaPaz, passed away at 8:35 a.m., on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Bremen Health Care Center, in Bremen.
Gary was born on March 9, 1931, in Plymouth, to Victor Owen and Vada Lucille (Wright) Leed. Gary married the former Mildred Griggs on July 7, 1949. Mildred preceded Gary in passing on Nov. 30, 2007. Gary owned an auto body repair shop and also was an iron worker. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion of LaPaz.
Dortha R. Eads
March 20, 2014
ROCHESTER âÂ Dortha R. Eads, 78, of Rochester, died at 9:07 a.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Woodlawn Hospital of Rochester.
Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester is in charge of arrangements.
Alberta R. Bickerstaff
Dec. 20, 1929 â March 18, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Alberta R. âPetieâ Bickerstaff, 84, passed away on Tuesday evening March 18, 2014 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend after taking ill unexpectedly due to natural causes.
Alberta was born in Plymouth on Dec. 20, 1929, the daughter of Alfonso and Eleanor (Duggan) Ball. She attended Plymouth High School.
Alberta married Leslie V. Bowman, and to their union came two sons, Greg A. and Lee A. Bowman. Leslie would precede her in death on Dec. 18, 1971.
Iris M. Brumley
May 14, 1921 - March 16, 2014
LAKEVILLE â Iris M. Brumley, 92, of Lakeville passed away at 9:40 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014. She was born on May 14, 1921 in LaPaz to the late Charles E. and Estella (Schaal) Wingett. On Oct. 11, 1941 in South Bend she was united in marriage to James C. Brumley who preceded her in death on Dec. 21, 1961.
Nov. 19, 1936 - March 14, 2014
PLYMOUTH âÂ Pastor Larry D. Ferguson, age 77, ofÂ Plymouth, passed away at 6:10 p.m., on Friday, March 14, 2014, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.Â
Sandra Jean Cash McKinzie Gaylor
June 4, 1936 - March 17, 2014
FRANKFORT â Sandra Jean Cash McKinzie Gaylor, 77, of Frankfort, passed away Monday, March 17, 2014, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
She was born June 4, 1936, in Noblesville, to John and Rosemary Johnson Cash. On Sept. 10, 1955, she married Eddie G. McKinzie in Frankfort; he preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 1998. On July 12, 2001, she married Neal T. Gaylor; he survives.
Gerhardt âGaryâ Leed
March 18, 2014
LaPAZ âÂ Gerhardt âGaryâ Leed, 83, of LaPaz, died, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Bremen Health Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Karen J. Weirick
Nov. 21, 1944 - March 16, 2014
BOURBON âÂ Karen J. Weirick, 69, of Bourbon, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 9:45 a.m. in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center of Mishawaka.
Karen was born Nov. 21, 1944. She has been a lifelong resident of the area. On Sept. 15, 1962 she married Barry Weirick who died Oct. 22, 2003.
Karen was a homemaker and a graduate of Mentone High School. In her spare time she loved her dog; Lily and she enjoyed sewing and spending time with her grandchildren.