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April 3rd, 2014

Death notices 4-3-14

April 3, 2014

Raymond ‘Joe’ Raderstorf
March 31, 2014
KNOX — Raymond J. “Joe” Raderstorf, 64, died Monday, March 31, 2014 at his home.
Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel is handling arrangements.

John A. Bockman
April 2, 2014
PLYMOUTH ­— John A. Bockman, 71, of Plymouth died Wednesday, April 2, 2014 in the Porter Memorial Hospital, Valparaiso.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

April 2nd

Cathryn S. Ellison

April 2, 2014

Cathryn S. Ellison
Aug. 28, 1989 - March 31, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Cathryn Sophya Ellison, 24, passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 from an automobile accident.
Cathryn was born Aug. 28, 1989 in Kankakee, Ill. to Robert and Fayette (Bradtke) Ellison. She was an employee of Knox Fertilizer in Knox, a 2008 graduate of Oregon-Davis High School, where she participated in many sports and activities. She also worked at the Niles Haunted House.

Ronald F. Fanning Sr.

April 2, 2014

Ronald F. Fanning Sr.
Jan. 14, 1942 - March 31, 2014
BREMEN — Ronald F. Fanning Sr., 72, of Bremen, formerly of Cissna Park, Ill., passed away March 31, 2014 at Center for Hospice Care in Elkhart.

Death notice 4-2-14

April 2, 2014

Donald J. Green
March 31, 2014
LaPAZ — Donald J. Green, 88, of LaPaz, died Monday, March 31, 2014 at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home. Services are pending at the VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME.

Donald L. Skuderna
March 31, 2014
CULVER — Donald L. Skuderna, 65, of Culver died March 31, 2014.
Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel - South Bend is handling arrangements.

Amanda M. Sobieck Erow

April 2, 2014

Amanda M. Sobieck Erow
Aug. 21, 1970 - Feb. 19, 2014
PHOENIX, Ariz. — Amanda M. Sobieck Erow, 43 of Phoenix, Ariz. passed away unexpectedly Feb. 19, 2014.
Born Aug. 21, 1970 in Winamac, she was the daughter of the late John R. Hardt and Nettie (Watts) Edwards. On Oct. 12, 2013 she married Steve Erow. He survives.
She was a 1988 Knox High School graduate.
Amanda was a dedicated Registered Nurse with a passion for her profession. She was employed at Cigna Health in Phoenix.

Man discharges gun at Argos restaurant/gas station

April 2, 2014

ARGOS — A man was arrested Sunday at the McDonald's/BP Gas Station after he discharged a 9 mm pistol in the men's restroom.

Complete report is featured in the Wednesday, April 2 edition of the Pilot News.

John Glenn School Board votes for general obligation bonds; tax increase required

April 2, 2014

WALKERTON — General Obligation bonds totaling almost $1million will be used for repairs and improvements by the John Glenn School Corp. To pay for this, the debt service tax will go up about 5 cents.

See the complete story in today's Pilot News.

April 1st

Dan Cissna

April 1, 2014

Dan Cissna
Dec. 5, 1939 - March 29, 2014
LEITER’S FORD — Former Leiter’s Ford resident, Mr. Dan Cissna, 74, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away at 3:30 a.m. on March 29, 2014 at Hickory Creek of Winamac. This ended his valiant 30-year battle with multiple sclerosis.

Pauline Gurtner

April 1, 2014

Pauline Gurtner
Jan. 10, 1916 - March 30, 2014
BREMEN — Pauline Gurtner, 98 years old, residing in Bremen, passed away at 6:23 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth. Mrs. Gurtner was born on Jan. 10, 1916 in Wabash to the late Victor and Elizabeth (Fahl) Landis. She has lived in Bremen for the past 50 years. On Nov. 25, 1937 in Wabash, she was united in marriage to Guilford B. Gurtner who preceded in death on Dec. 23, 1989. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, James and Phillip Landis; and one sister, Ruth Dale.

John Robert Wakeland

April 1, 2014

John Robert Wakeland
Jan. 3, 1923 - March 29, 2014
LOGANSPORT — John R. Wakeland, 91, of Logansport, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014 in the emergency room at Logansport Memorial Hospital.
Born Jan. 3, 1923 in Veedersburg, he was the son of Manson A. and Lola M. Sigler Wakeland. He was married to Dorotha Betty Smith Wakeland, who survives.
John proudly served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He was retired from Logan Machine where he had worked as a machinist.

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