Death notices 9-24-13

Patricia ‘Patty’ Willis
Sept. 17, 2013
CULVER — Patricia Anne “Patty” Willis, 64, of Culver died at 8:15 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Miller’s Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
She is survived by her son, Keith D. (Catrina) Willis of Brighton, Colo.; her daughter, Stephanie Rae Willis of Plymouth; six grandchildren; three brothers, Robert Clifton, Donovan Clifton, and Rick Clifton; and her sister, Debbie Schoonover.
The Popular Grove Church, in Culver, will host a service for the family Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at 2 p.m., at the church. Burial will follow in the Poplar Grove Cemetery, Culver.
The Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, is handling the arrangements.
Condolences may be made at

Ruby E. Snyder
Sept. 22, 2013
KNOX — Ruby E. Snyder, 82, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 in her home.
Survivors include four children, LaVonda Williams of Knox, Pamela (Jerry) Hunziker of Niles, Mich., Carla Stacy of Knox and Rodney (Lisa) Snyder of Hamlet; 10 grandchildren; many great and great-great-grandchildren and three brothers, Ray Singleton of Grovertown and Tennis Jr. and Joe Singleton, both of Knox.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 12 p.m. CDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will follow at the Fletcher Cemetery, Hamlet. Visitation is Thursday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Memorial contributions may be given to the family to aid with funeral expenses. To leave online condolences, go to

Lois J. Weddle
Sept. 22, 2013
NAPPANEE — Lois J. Weddle, 98, of Nappanee, died at 7:15 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at IU Health, Goshen.
Surviving are her children, Sheri and Rich Dodson, Nappanee, Randy and Carol (Hoffer) Weddle, Anchorage, Alaska; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Nappanee United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Union Center Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to the church.

Vickie Lynn Dearth
Sept. 21, 2013
CULVER — Vickie Lynn Dearth, 65, of Culver died Sept. 21, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Culver.
She is survived by her mother, Evelyn Shepherd Dearth; and one sister.
Visitation is from 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 and 12-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 at Grace United Church of Christ, Culver. Funeral service is at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 at Grace United Church of Christ. Burial will be at Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Grace United Church of Christ.
Letters of condolence for the family may be sent at
The Odom Funeral Home of Culver is in charge of arrangements.