• Guilford

    Carla Irrgang | 09/01/2018

    View The Obituary For Carla Irrgang. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Carla Irrgang on this permanent online memorial presented by Andres-Wuestefeld Funeral Home.

  • Logansport

    THOMAS, Doris Oct 2, 1927 – Aug 30, 2018

    Doris I. Thomas, 90, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 at Homeview Health and Rehabilitation in Franklin. She was born Oct. 2, 1927 in South Bend to Floyd and Irene (Leffert) Thomas. During the depression, the family moved to Logansport. She was a graduate of Washington Township High School. Doris moved to Franklin in 1954. She had been employed for Franklin Bank and Trust, which later became Key Bank, at her retirement. She was a member of Tabernacle Christian Church in Franklin. She loved working in her yard and many flower beds. In winter time, she enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles and phoning friends. Survivors include her sister Angela…

  • Fort Wayne

    Cities Davis

    Cities Davis Cities Davis was born on March 26, 1937 to the late George and Carrie (McGee) Davis.  She departed this life at the age of 81 on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at home surrounded by family. She was a member of The Spiritual Israel Church & It’s Army and joined the church in 1956.  She was previously employed by Dana Incorporated and retired after 25+ years of service. In her spare time, she enjoyed cooking, spending time with family and friends, and watching Western… …

  • Huntington County

    Albert “Ron” Beckman

    View Albert “Ron” Beckman Albert “Ron” Beckman, 85, of Huntington, IN, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2018, at 3:28 p.m., at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, IN. Ron was born on September 10, 1932, in Rising Sun, IN, to Albert and Bertha (Snyder) Beckman.  His parents preceded him in death.   Ron married Charlene Fruechtenicht on June 26, 1954.  She survives and resides in Huntington, IN.  Ron graduated in 1950 at Rising Sun High School.  Mr. Be…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Leland D. Bennett

    View Leland D. Bennett Leland D. “Lee” Bennett, 74, residing in South Bend, passed away at 10:48 am Wednesday, August 29, 2018 in Memorial Hospital. He was born April 27, 1944 in Dowagiac, MI to the late Raymond and Janice (Hill) Bennett and remained in the South Bend area for most of his life.   On June 18, 1966 in South Bend, Lee married the former Marsha N. Holland, who survives. In addition to his loving wife of 52 years, he is survived by his son, Mark Andrew Bennett of South Bend;….

  • Vincennes

    Starlin D. Bruner

    Starlin D. Bruner, 68, passed away at 11:17 pm on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at his residence in Odon. Starlin was born on February 26, 1950 the son of Eleanora Bruner. Starlin was a factory worker at RCA in Bloomington and a truck driver for Blue Ribbon Pets. He was a member of the VFW and enjoyed listening to music. Starlin had a special creativity with electronics, and he also loved his family and life-long friends. Starlin will be cremated at his request and there will be no services.  Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to assist the Bruner family with arrangements.

  • Evansville

    Jason Duane Woodruff

    Jason Duane Woodruff a loving son, partner, brother, father, uncle, nephew, cousin, mentor, veteran and union brother, departed this life on August 27, 2018 while doing one of the things he loved most – working with kids. Jason was born to the union of Esterlene Oneida Posey-Woodruff and James Richard Woodruff on December 31, 1971. Jason, a Henderson native, graduated from Henderson County High School in 1989. After graduating high school, Jason elected to serve his country in the United States Marine Corps. During Jason’s military service, he fought in Operation Desert Storm and traveled the world serving his country with his fellow Marines. After his military service, Jason relocated…

  • Evansville

    John W. Crosser

    John William Crosser, 72, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Linda E. White Hospice House. John was born June 20, 1946 in Evansville to the late John Wade and Edna Marie (Labhart) Crosser. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and had worked as a deputy sheriff for the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Department. Surviving John are his wife of 50 years, Judith Ann (Wyer) Crosser; a daughter, Cheryl (Jeff) Roeder and son, John Wade Crosser, all of Evansville; two sisters, Bonnie (Ed) Roberts and Toni Kolbe; grandchildren, Grant and Drake Muller, Conner, Cameron and Cara Crosser, Bailey Balbach and Zach Roeder and a…

  • Columbus

    Mr. Robert D. Shattuck

    Robert D. Shattuck, 83, of Columbus, passed away at 8:45 p.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018 at his home. Robert was born September 13, 1934, the son of George and Laura Shattuck. Later on, he married Gladys Carter. She preceded him in death on August 13, 2018. He then married Virginia Bridges on December 24, 1969. She preceded him in death on April 1, 1998. Mr. Shattuck worked at Dorell Juvenile Group. He retired after 40 years of service. He also served in the United States Army. Robert loved to spend time with his family. Fishing, playing horseshoes and coin collecting were among his favorite things to do. Most importantly, Robert…

  • Huntington,  Huntington County

    Melanie Sue Dinius

    Melanie Sue Dinius, age 76, of Huntington, died at 4:00 a.m. Friday, August 31, 2018 at Markle Health and Rehabilitation. Visitation will be from 3 – 7 p.m. Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington, Indiana. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 14, 2018 at Pleasant Chapel United Methodist Church, 0880 East 1100 North, Roanoke, Indiana, with Pastor Joel Yeager officiating. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the service. Burial will be in Old Lutheran Cemetery in Huntington County. Preferred memorials are to Pleasant Chapel United Methodist Church, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington,…

  • Auburn,  Waterloo

    Gerard L’Etoile

    Gerard L’Etoile Auburn – Gerard “Gerry” L’Etoile, 68 of Auburn died Wednesday August 29, 2018 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. He was born September 30, 1949 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to Fernand and Doris (Hetu) L’Etoile. They have both passed away as has a sister, Linda Cherwinski. Gerry worked for over 37 years at Bohn Aluminum/Citation in Butler before retiring in 2008. After retiring he enjoyed working part- time at the Train Station in Waterloo. During his 37 years at…

  • Bedford,  Loogootee,  Shoals

    David Douglas Erwin

    David Douglas Erwin September 9, 1945-August 27, 2018 David Douglas Erwin, 72, passed away on August 27, 2018 from natural causes after years battling diabetes. Born in Vincennes, IN, to Claude Winford and Irma Helen Erwin. David spent his childhood in Lawrence County. He developed a passion for everything sports, especially the St. Louis Cardinals, as a result of listening to their games on the radio with his parents for years. He became a lifelong fan and overall sports enthusiast. He was a 1963 graduate of Needmore High School and went on to play first base for Indiana University Baseball but after injury transferred to Indiana State, where he graduated…

  • Eaton

    Kenneth Ray Zimmerman

    Eaton, IN Kenneth “Ken” Ray Zimmerman of Eaton, Indiana passed away Saturday August 18th, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. He is the son of Dale H. and Geraldine “Gerry” Zimmerman. He was born at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, Indiana on May 24th, 1951 and graduated from Delta High School in 1969. He was a construction worker all of his life and was a member of the Yorktown American Legion Post 321. He is survived by his mother, a sister Linda J. Zimmerman, his niece Kristi A. (Phil) Ross and her children: Evan (Sara) Glaser, Nick (Jenna) Glaser and Rebecca (Austin) Tinsman, lifelong friends Wayne McCollum and Gwennie…

  • Fortville,  Greenfield

    Walter R. Giffin

    INDIANAPOLIS – Walter R. Giffin, born in Knox County, Ohio on August 10, 1918, to John W. and Clara E. Giffin, died peacefully on August 28, 2018 at his residence in Indianapolis, IN. Having lived a rich, full life, he enjoyed celebrating his 100th birthday surrounded, as he often was, by friends and family. Walter married Grace Robertson February 15, 1941, in Mount Vernon, OH and, later that year entered military service, graduating from Officer Candidate School at Camp Lee, Virginia in 1942 as a Second Lieutenant in the Army Quartermaster Corps. As a Company Commanding Officer, he served in the United States and Europe during WWII. Released from active…

  • New Haven

    Tammy Sue Kinney

    Tammy Sue Kinney, 54, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at home with her family by her side. Born in Fort Wayne on August 22, 1964 she was the daughter of the late Charles and Carol (Voirol) Stephenson. As the family matriarch, she was the glue, backbone and peacemaker that held it all together. She never liked anyone making a fuss at her and always made sure everyone got what they needed. She enjoyed time with family, camping, reading, and playing with her iPad. She drove a bus for East Allen County Schools and had great joy in seeing the kids every day. She is survived by her…

  • Fortville,  Greenfield

    Beverly Ann Lautner

    NEW PALESTINE – Beverly Ann (Talbott) Lautner, age 68, of New Palestine, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Community Hospital North. She was born on March 11, 1950 in Booneville, IN as the daughter of Kermit and Dorothy (Huebschmann) Talbott. Beverly graduated from Chrisney High School in 1968 and received her associates degree from Lockyears Business College in 1969. On June 29, 1969, she married Willard Emil Lautner at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Evanston, IN. She worked in the office for IU Medical and various doctor offices for many years. Beverly was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, where she was on the board of Christian Education…

  • Elkhart

    Karen M Plache-Crawley

    KAREN M. PLACHE-CRAWLEY April 27, 1955 – August 30, 2018 ELKHART- Karen M. Plache-Crawley, 63, of Elkhart, passed away Thursday August 30, 2018 at Elkhart General Hospital. She was born April 27, 1955 in Racine, Wisconsin to the late Elmer & Dorothy (Bowles) Olache. Surviving is a daughter, Melissa A. young of Elkhart; 10 grandchildren; her companion, Ryan Belt of Elkhart and 6 siblings, Kathleen Ford of Bryson City, NC, Kris Time, Kimberly Plache, Kelli Morrissey all of Racine, WI, Elmer F. Plache, Jr. and Gary Plache. Karen loved going to tag sales. She retired from the City of Elkhart in 2000 and worked for them for over 24 years…

  • Brownstown

    Bonnie Sheals

    Bonnie Sheals, 74, of Norman, passed away at her residence on August 31, 2018. A private family service will be held. Arrangements are being handled by Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc.