September 30th, 2014
James A. Simon
May 14, 1943 - Sept. 27, 2014
BURTON, Mich. â€” James A. Simon of Burton, Mich., age 71, passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at McLaren â€“ Flint.
Terry William Thompson
March 10, 1944 - Sept. 28, 2014
ARGOS â€” Terry William Thompson, 70, of Argos died Sept. 28, 2014 at 2 a.m. at his residence following a year long illness.
He was born March 10, 1944 in Argos to Gail Austin Thompson and Hazel Josephine (Hessler) Thompson. He has lived in the Argos community most of his life.
Terry worked for R.R. Donnelley & Sons as a Printer and a Customer Service Specialist retiring in 2001 out of the Minneapolis, Minn. facility after 40 years with the company.
BOURBON/ETNA GREEN AREA â€” Kosciusko County Coroner's Office has confirmed the identity of the two individuals involved in the motor vehicle fatality crash, Saturday Sept. 27, along U.S. 30 in Kosciusko County.
The driver of the pickup truck hit by a semi-tractor trailer was identified as Jenann Patz, 57, of Crown Point. She was preliminarily identified on the evening of the vehicular crash, but positive visual identification was completed by family members on Monday, Sept. 29.
PLYMOUTH â€” An early morning fire Monday gutted a single family home on Harrison Street, leaving the tenants without a home and claiming the life of the family dog.
According to Plymouth Fire Chief Rod Miller, the cause of the fire will remain undetermined. It originated in the garage, spread up the wall of the One and a half story wooden older home and into the attic.
â€śWhen I arrived on scene the garage was fully engulfed and the flames were shooting through the roof,â€ť Miller said.
A neighbor called in the fire at about 3:18 A.M. The tenants were at work.
PLYMOUTH â€” Late last week work was halted on the Metronet conduit installation project on the west bound lane of East Jefferson Street over the Yellow River after the company noticed one of the approach slabs on the bridge had a massive hole beneath it.
The lane is expected to be closed for approximately four weeks. The details can be found in today's Pilot News.
C. Jean Wintrode
Oct. 8, 1940 â€“ Sept. 26, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Carolyn Jean Wintrode, 73, lost her battle with cancer on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at 11:35 p.m. at the South Bend Hospice House.
Born in Vienna, Ill. on Oct. 8, 1940, Jean was the daughter of Walter Reed and Callie Opal (Oâ€™Dell) Williams. She graduated from Lincoln High School in Plymouth with the class of 1958.
On June 17, 1961 Jean married Ronald E. Wintrode in Plymouth.
Feb. 13, 1942 â€“ Sept. 26, 2014
ELKHART â€” Fayetta Sauer, 72, of Plymouth, formerly of Lakeville, passed away at 2:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at the Elkhart Hospice House.
She was born on Feb. 13, 1942 in South Bend to the late Willard and Mabel (Smeltzer) Sauer.
Terry William Thompson
Sept. 28, 2014
ARGOS â€” Terry William Thompson, 70, of Argos, died Sept. 28, 2014 at 2 a.m at his residence in Argos.
Arrangements are pending with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.
Sept. 26, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Kenneth Dickson, 78, of Plymouth, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at 6:57 p.m. at his home
Arrangements pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Among the topics discussed at the Thursday night meeting of the Marshall County Plan Commission was that of a new structural ordinance for lakes within the county, specifically, Pretty Lake, which has had issues with structures blocking lakefront views in recent years.
The situation has become such an issue that Pretty Lake resident Dale Gott and President of the Pretty Lake Property Owners Association Brad Serf decided to attend the commissionerâ€™s meeting to discuss making a change countywide.
Monday, Sept. 29
Argos volleyball at ECA 7:15 p.m.
Bremen volleyball vs Mishawaka 5:30 p.m.
Bremen girls soccer vs West Noble 5 p.m.
Bremen boys soccer at Mishawaka 5 p.m.
CGA soccer at St. Joseph 6:30 p.m.
LaVille volleyball vs Knox 6 p.m.
Glenn boys soccer at Adams 7 p.m.
Triton cross country vs Glenn, Bethany, OD, Jimtown 5:30 p.m.
Triton volleyball at Winamac 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30
Culver Community boys soccer at Rochester 5:30 p.m.
CMA soccer at Lakeland Christian 6:30 p.m.
LaVille boys soccer vs Caston 5:30 p.m.
Glenn girls soccer at Washington Township 5:30 p.m.