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Joel ‘Joe’ L. Reichert

November 9, 2014

Joel ‘Joe’ L. Reichert
Feb. 9, 1940 - Nov. 5, 2014
BOURBON — Joel “Joe” L. Reichert, 74, of Bourbon, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Joe was born Feb. 9, 1940 at Plymouth to Carl and Kathryn (Roll) Reichert. He was a lifelong resident of the Bourbon area graduating from Bourbon High School, class of 1958. Joe married Mary Hannah on Feb. 28, 2004, she survives.

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November 9, 2014

James F. Davis
Nov. 6, 2014
ROCHESTER — James Franklin Davis, 87, formerly of Rochester, died at 2 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 6, at Missions Trail Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas.
Good Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Howard K. Menser

November 9, 2014

Howard K. Menser
May 6, 1929 – Nov. 5, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Longtime educator and businessman, Howard K. Menser, 85, passed away early Wednesday morning, Nov. 5, 2014 at the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
A lifetime Marshall County resident, Howard was born on May 6, 1929 in Plymouth, the son of Jesse and Esther (Wright) Menser. He graduated from Plymouth High School with the class of 1948 and from Ball State University with an education degree in 1952. He taught in the Plymouth School’s industrial arts department and junior high math from 1955-1958.

Rebecca Sue Castleman Warren

November 6, 2014

Rebecca Sue Castleman Warren
Feb. 15, 1930 - Nov. 1, 2014
QUINCY, Ill. — Rebecca Sue Castleman Warren died at 6:50 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 at Sunset Home in Quincy, Ill. Becky had lived at Sunset Home for the past five months as she battled against acute leukemia.
She was born on Feb. 15, 1930 in Argos to Ernest and Mary (Feikert) Castleman. A 1948 graduate of Argos High School, Becky was married to Walter R. Warren in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 19, 1949.
A resident of Quincy for over 50 years, she was retired from the Dietary Department at Blessing Hospital.

Death notices 11-6-14

November 6, 2014

Howard K. Menser
Nov. 5, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Howard K. Menser, 85, a resident of Plymouth, died Wednesday morning in the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

June K. Bole
Nov. 4, 2014
BREMEN — June K. Bole, 89, a resident of Bremen Health Care Center, Bremen died Tuesday evening.
Arrangements are pending at this time with Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.

Max L. Hines

November 5, 2014

Max L. Hines
Nov. 4, 1947 – Oct. 31, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Max L. Hines, 66, of Plymouth, passed away Friday morning in the Indiana University Hospital, Indianapolis.
Born in Miller, S.D. on Nov. 4, 1947, Max was the son of LaVerne and Elaine Hines-Lingscheit. He graduated from Miller High School and went on to attend Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D., graduating with his Bachelor of Science and Business.
In 1971, Max joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Berlin, Germany for most of his time. He served in the Army Security Agency and was Honorably discharged in March of 1975.

Keith A. Berger

November 5, 2014

Keith A. Berger
Jan. 30, 1944 – Nov. 2, 2014
BREMEN — Keith A. Berger, 70, of Juniper Road, Bremen, passed away Sunday evening following an illness. For Keith a lifetime of farming the family homestead came to a rest at 8:46 p.m., at home in the company of his family. 
Born in Bremen on Jan. 30, 1944, Keith is the son of the late Fred M. and Treva L. (Barts) Berger.
Keith was a 1962 graduate of Bremen High School where he was involved in FFA, football, basketball, track and also found the time to play sax in the marching band.

Julia F. Hurford

November 5, 2014

Julia F. Hurford
March 1, 1931 – Nov. 4, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Julia Fern Hurford, 83, passed away at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 at her 3rd Road home following an illness.
Born in Plymouth on March 1, 1931, Julia was the daughter of Karl ‘Bill’ Emmons and Julia (Taylor) Emmons. She was a graduate of LaPaz High School.
On Oct. 14, 1950 in Plymouth, Julia married Frank W. Hurford and the couple would make Plymouth their home. Frank would precede Julia in death on April 9, 1997.

Death notices 11-5-14

November 5, 2014

Ester Ruth Collins
Nov. 3, 2014
ROCHESTER — Ester Ruth Collins, 92, formerly of Rochester, died at 11:35 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 in Marion.
Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester, has been entrusted with arrangements.

Linda D. Wilkins
Nov. 1, 2014
ROCHESTER — Linda D. Wilkins, 69, formerly of Rochester, died at 4:42 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at Caring Hands in Peru.
Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester, has been entrusted with arrangements.

Rosa Maxine Carter

November 4, 2014

Rosa Maxine Carter
Jan. 10, 1928 – Nov. 2, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Rosa Maxine Carter, 86, passed away with family by her side at 4:01 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Born in Mobile, Ala. on Jan. 10, 1928, Maxine was the daughter of Victor C. and Frances E. (Smith) Langley.
On Dec. 22, 1945 in Lucedale, Miss., Maxine married William M. “Buck” Carter. The couple would move from Mississippi to Bremen in 1950. The family would move to Plymouth in 1978.
She was a member of the Lakeville Trinity Church – Assembly of God.

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