• Angola,  Butler

    Victoria Hopkins

    Victoria Hopkins Butler Butler:  Victoria J. (Flueckiger) Hopkins, 70, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 in Butler.  She was born October 20, 1948 in Wooster, Ohio to the late Raymond and Mary Irene (Fleming) Flueckiger.  She was a 1968 graduate of Eastside High School.  Victoria worked at Universal Tool and Stamping in Butler 13 years, Tower Automotive in Auburn15 years and Laurel’s of DeKalb in Butler as a CNA 25 years. She enjoyed working in her flowers beds, doing …

  • Angola,  Butler

    Marian Penix

    Marian Penix Angola Angola:  Marian J. Penix, 92 passed away Tuesday evening, July 9, 2019 at Aperion Care (Lakeland Nursing & Rehabilitation Center) in Angola.  She was born November 10, 1926 in Orland to the late Floyd O. and Lissie (Fair) Stayner.  She graduated from Orland High School in 1945. Marian married A.J. Booth in 1947 and he preceded her in death in 1958. She married Leo Penix in 1963 and he preceded her in death in 1979.  She loved to play cards, do puzzl…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Jay Moore

    Jay Moore Kendallville Kendallville, IN: Jay H. Moore, 77, formerly of Butler, died Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Golden Years Homestead in Fort Wayne.   Mr. Moore was born May 13, 1942 in Butler to the late Marion “Pete” and Ercel Mae (Tyson) Moore.  He was a graduate of Butler High School, he worked for BF Goodrich in Woodburn for 34 years, retiring in 1998.  Jay was a volunteer on the Butler Fire Department for 19 years, a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #2733 in Bu…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Eugene Munger

    Eugene Munger Butler:  Eugene LeRoy Munger, 85, passed away on May 10, 2019. He was born on January 31, 1934 in Hillsdale County, MI to the late Roy “John” and Sarah “Sadie” (Wilson) Munger.  Mr. Munger was a retired truck driver, and served in the U.S. Air Force.  He is survived by his wife Carol (Taylor) Munger of Butler. A graveside service was held on May 14, 2019 at the Flint Cemetery in Steuben County.   Butler:  Eugene LeRoy Munger, 85, passed away on May 10, 2…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Marilyn Nelson

    Marilyn Nelson Butler Butler:  Marilyn Louise Nelson (Beebe) left this life peacefully May 28, 2019 at the age of 87, her son Dennis Nelson by her side.  She was born in Auburn on January 28, 1932 to John and Mary (Hills) Beebe, Marilyn was the second of six children. Marilyn loved her Family, Square Dancing, Euchre, Crocheting, Country Music, Gospel Music and Bible Study.  One of her deep passions was in helping others and received numerous awards for her volunteer efforts at …

  • Angola,  Butler

    Charles Albertson, Sr.

    Charles Albertson, Sr. Butler Butler:  Charles E. Albertson, Sr., 70, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at Northern Lakes Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Angola. Mr. Albertson was born July 21, 1948 in Hicksville, OH to the late Bill W. and Beverly (Figg) Albertson.  He was a 1967 graduate of Edgerton High School and served in the U.S. Air Force.  He married Connie K. (Osbun) Albertson on March 10, 1979 at the Free Bible Tabernacle Church in Butler, and she preceded him in …

  • Angola,  Butler

    Thomas Mack

    Thomas Mack St. Joe, IN:  Thomas A. Mack,  77,  passed away Friday, May 18, 2019. He was born in Hillsdale, Michigan on July 19, 1941 to the late Richard and Juanita (Thomas) Mack.  He married Shirley Coburn on May 30, 1956 and she preceded him in death on September 28, 2003. Thomas served in the National Guard.  He previously worked at Universal Tool & Stamping in Butler and then drove truck for Bohran Trucking in Garrett for 8 years.  He was the Spencervill…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Clarence Bender

    Clarence Bender Tampa, Florida Clarence Arnold (Ben) Bender, aged 93 years, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Tampa, Florida. He grew up in Jackson, Michigan, the son of Dorothy Deloris Healy Bender and D.C. Bender. Mr. Bender is survived by his wife, Brunilda Sequeira Bender of Tampa, Florida; a son by a previous marriage, Dennis Lee Bender; and one grandson, Dennis Bender, Jr. Clarence joined the United States Marine Corps during World War II and served for 3 years in the Pacific Th…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Doris Guinnup

    Doris Guinnup Butler Five days short of her 102nd birthday, former Butler, Indiana resident Doris Irene (Campbell) Guinnup died on December 25, 2018 at the Newark Manor Nursing Home in Newark, Delaware, having suffered a stroke that evening. Doris was born on December 30, 1916, on her parent’s farm in the northeast corner of DeKalb County, Indiana (Troy Township) to Byron James Campbell (1891-1975) and Mary Gertrude Everetts (1892-1942) She was the second of four children born to Byron and Ma…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Larry Ruch

    Larry Ruch Rockwood, Michigan Butler:  Larry E. Ruch, age 85 of Rockwood, MI. passed away peacefully April 8, 2019. He was born on November 4, 1933 in Ft. Wayne, IN to the late Glen and Bernice Ruch. He was the loving husband of Saranell Ruch and previously the late Iretta Ruch. Dear father of Patrick (Amy) Ruch of Flat Rock, MI., Gregory (Merrilyn) Ruch of Carleton, MI. and the late Michael Ruch.  Proud grandfather of 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Also surviving is one…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Marita Lovell

    Marita Lovell Angola Angola:  Marita D. Lovell, 85, died suddenly Monday, April 1, 2019 at home in Angola.  Marita was born September 9, 1933 in Winchester, IN to Everett H. and Martha Louise (Fenimore) Coddington. She retired from her full time work at the Steuben County Auditor’s office in 1999, after which she worked part time at United Way, and helped update the map records in the auditor’s office. Previously, she served as the head cook at the Metropolitan School District of St…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Carl Sain

    Carl Sain Angola Angola:  Carl Lynn Sain, 67, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019 with his loving family by his side. Carl was born August 30, 1954 in Fort Wayne to the late Joseph D. (Pappy Jo) Sain and Anna Francis (Stephens) Fox.  He graduated from Prarie Heights High School in 1972.  Carl worked at the Kmart store in Angola for 10 years and at Meier’s in Angola for 5 years.  He married Jean Ann (Rodgers) Sain on November 10, 1973 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Bonnye (Stayner) Hoyer

    Bonnye (Stayner) Hoyer Angola Angola:  Bonnye J.(Stayner) Hoyer, 75, passed away Saturday March 2, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.  Bonnye was born July 4, 1943 in Bronson, MI to the late George Smith and Glendora (Johnson) Parsell.  She graduated from Orland High School in 1961.  She married Roger D. Hoyer on August 20, 2015 at Lake Missionary Church, Angola.  Bonnye was a gas attendant at the Meijer Gas Station in Angola for 10 years and previously employed as…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Ronald Stout

    Ronald Stout RONALD E.STOUT, age 77 of Crossville, TN. passed away February 12, 2019. He was born April 18, 1941 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the late Raymond and Martha (Hunt) Stout. He was retired after many years as a truck driver know as “T-Bird” from Renner”s Express of Fort Wayne, IN. and USF Holland of Nashville, TN., he also was the owner of T-Birds Restaurant in Butler Indiana, for many years. He retired in Crossville, TN. known as “Egg Man Ron” where he enjoyed raising… RONALD E.STOU…

  • Angola,  Butler

    Deborah Whitacre

    Deborah Whitacre   Butler:  Deborah L. Whitacre, 63 passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019. She was born June 28, 1955 in Hammond, IN to the late Allen M. and Rosemary Blair.  She enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandkids. Surviving are 2 sons; Michael E, (Kari) Whitacre of Albion, IN and Eddie (Natile) Whitacre of Hoagland, IN and 1 daughter Sacha Whtacre of Gary, IN. 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.  Also suriving is a brother; Allen Blair of Louisian…