• Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Marsha Vanslager

    View Marsha Vanslager Granger Marsha L. Vanslager October 19, 1944 – June 15, 2019 GRANGER – Marsha L. (Kryder) Vanslager, 74 residing in Granger, Indiana passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at The Hearth at Juday Creek, Granger. Marsha was born on October 19, 1944 in South Bend, Indiana to the late Norman Kryder and Elizabeth (Nys) Kryder and has been a lifelong resident of this area.  As a child, she attended services at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the campus of the University …

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Janet Vandervoort

    View Janet Vandervoort Granger Janet Vandervoort, 89, of South Bend, Indiana, passed away peacefully from a long illness on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at The Hearth at Juday Creek, Granger, IN. Janet was born on September 14, 1929 in Berrien County, Michigan, to Harold and Marion (Stone) Lyon, both of whom preceded her in death. Janet is survived by her husband, John, the love of her life for 68 years; her three daughters, Suzanne (Pat) Ruszkowski, Nancy (John) Brugh, and Terri (John) Sweeney; g…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Betty Markley

    View Betty Markley Betty J. Markley, 83, passed away peacefully at her home on the afternoon of Thursday, June 13, 2019. Betty was born on February 9, 1936 in Biloxi, MS to Thomas Barrette and Julia Sarah (Phillips).  A long-term resident of South Bend, Betty worked for the South Bend School System and worked with children with autism. She was later employed through South Bend International Airport, working as a TSA Agent. She was a member of the American Legion and a beloved mother, gra…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    John Zimmerman

    View John Zimmerman South Bend John Arthur Zimmerman, 83 years old, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in his home in South Bend, Indiana.  John was born on August 14, 1935 in Mishawaka, Indiana to the late Arnold and Florence Zimmerman.  He has remained a lifelong resident of Northern Indiana.  On July 14, 1956 in South Bend John married Delores I. Sills whom preceded him in death on April 20, 2017. John is survived by his son, Jeffrey (Melissa) Zimmerman of Bumpass, VA an…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Qeeuntae Holloway

    View Qeeuntae Holloway Qeeuntae Tysheika Holloway (aka Moo-Moo) earned her wings on June 3, 2019 at 6:39 AM at Memorial Hospital. She fought a good battle with lupus, with her beloved mother, Karen, and her best friend and sister, Javontae, always by her side. Moo-Moo was a true soldier.  Qeeuntae Tysheika Holloway was born into the circle of life, ushered thorough Karen Pinkston and Andrew Holloway, in Chicago, IL.  Qeeuntae leaves to cherish her precious memories: her mother, Kare…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Susan Skelton

    View Susan Skelton Mishawaka Susan M. Skelton, 72, of Mishawaka passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019.  She was born December 31, 1946 in South Bend to the late Frank and Adele (Schreiber) Kukla.  On October 31, 1985, Susan married Robert S. Skelton, who preceded her in January 2017. Susan is survived by her daughters, Michelle (David) Whickcar, Christine (Leon) Stein, Connie (Billie) May, Suzanne Skelton, Sheryll (Tom) Enright, Sara Skelton, and Heather (Adam) Baker; five grand…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    James (Jim) Johnson

    View James (Jim) Johnson South Bend James (Jim) L. Johnson passed 6/9/19. He served the US Army from 1963-1966. He was happily married to his wife Ruth A Johnson for 51 years. He was a humble natured man; he never liked to be the center of attention. His living days to his passing, he wouldn’t want his family to focus on him. He wouldn’t want them to focus on the sadness of his passing, but instead focus on the happiness in their lives. He would want them to appreciate each other and their fu…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Omie Maseko

    View Omie Maseko Omie Makhiwa Maseko, 27 years old, of South Bend Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019, at home, under a week’s battle with pneumonia. Omie was found unresponsive by his mother in his bedroom in the early hours of the fateful day. Omie was born August 17, 1991, at Wusakile hospital in Kitwe, Zambia, to Thiola Makhiwa Moyo (mother) of South Bend and late Austin Maseko Sr. (father) of Zambia. He relocated from Zambia to the United States to join his mother in 2014. …

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Barbara Kinealy

    View Barbara Kinealy South Bend Barbara Helen Kinealy, 76, a resident of South Bend since 1989, passed away Sunday night, June 9, 2019 at Memorial Hospital. Barbara was born March 10, 1943 in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late Lawrence R. and Barbara Eva (Dengler) Letford. She worked for Heraeus Kulzer, Inc. in South Bend for thirty-five years.  For the last nine years she was a greeter at Wal-Mart.  Barbara enjoyed working. Surviving is her only son; James Kinealy of South Bend, two …

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Ryan Cole

    View Ryan Cole South Bend Ryan Alexander Cole, 28, passed away suddenly at his brother’s residence on the evening of Saturday, June 9, 2019. Ryan was born August 27, 1990 in Mishawaka, IN to Clell A. Cole and Trudy L. (See) Gray. A lifelong resident of South Bend, Ryan was a 2009 graduate of Washington High School, where he played trombone in the marching band and was golf team MVP in 2007 and 2009. At the time of his passing, he was employed as a dog groomer at Linda’s Camp K9 in Mishawaka, …

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Rickey Green, Jr.

    View Rickey Green, Jr. South Bend Rickey Allen Green, Jr., 48, lifelong South Bend resident, passed away at 8:55 am Monday, June 10, 2019 in his home. He was born July 5, 1970 in South Bend to Rickey Allen and Georgia Ann (Brown) Green.   Rickey is survived by his mother Georgia A. Green of South Bend; and sister, Crystal Gayle Green of Cassopolis, MI; as well as three nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Rickey Allen Green, Sr.   Friends may visit with the fa…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Rodney Davis

    View Rodney Davis Lakeville Rodney A. Davis, 60, of Lakeville, passed away at 9:05PM on Saturday, June 8th at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.  Rodney battled stage 4 bladder cancer from December 2017 until he took his last breath.  Rodney was born on August 31, 1958 in South Bend, Indiana, to Bud and Mary (Haines) Davis. On January 31, 1981, Rodney and Cheryl Lynn Bope were married at the Peoples Church of South Bend; and she survives.  Rodney was employed by Beemans Lift Truc…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Winifred “Winnie” Minor

    View Winifred “Winnie” Minor Mishawaka Winifred (Winnie) Sue Minor went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, at her home surrounded by her loved ones on the evening of Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 65 years old.  Winnie was born on October 30, 1953 to Winford and June (Davis) Baize in Mishawaka, Indiana, and has been a lifelong resident of the area. On January 1, 1995, in South Bend, she married William Minor.  Winifred worked as an Assessor Trustee for Warren Township, St. Jo…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    John Campbell

    View John Campbell John F. Campbell, age 89, passed away at 8:05 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019 at Healthwin in South Bend, IN.  John was born on April 1, 1930 in Logansport, IN to Frank and Edith (Pate) Campbell, both of whom preceded in death. On July 20, 1957 in South Bend, John and Virginia Mae Pilarski were united in marriage at Christ the King Catholic Church in South Bend.  His loving wife of 61 years, Virginia, preceded him in death on April 12, 2019. John is survived by daugh…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Willie Hastings

    View Willie Hastings Willie R. Hasting of South bend, IN passed away on Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 at 1:48 PM at Chicago University. Willie, age 83, was born on June 15, 1935 om Corinth, MS to Ella Hastings. Willie, better known as “Red” to all, arrived in South Bend in 1954. He worked as an assembly worker for 30 plus years at AM General. He retired in 2004. Red was a loving, hard-working husband, great father, fun-spirited granddad and loyal friend. His loving generosity and cheerfulness touch…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    David Shilts

    View David Shilts SOUTH BEND, IN – David Shilts always had a smile or a hug to share with friends. He loved music, and while he didn’t speak much, he would sing a whispered version of “Amazing Grace” if anyone asked. Friends will gather at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at Clay Church, South Bend, to remember David, the joy he brought, and all the ways he will be missed. David died June 1, 2019, at Hospice House in Elkhart. He was 68-years-old. Born in 1951, when parents were given few… SOUTH BEND…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Theodore Dawes

    View Theodore Dawes South Bend Theodore Eugene Dawes  May 21, 1933 – June 5, 2019 SOUTH BEND – Theodore (Ted) Dawes, 86, residing in Notre Dame, Indiana, and formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka, Indiana. Ted was born on May 21, 1933 in Brooklyn, New York to the late Mieczyslaw M. Daszewski and Harriette (Kransniewicz) Daszewski. He graduated with a degree in Bacteriology from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indi…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Walter Nemeth

    View Walter Nemeth South Bend  Walter J. Nemeth, 92, residing in South Bend, Indiana passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the VNA Hospice of Northwest, Indiana. Walter was born on August 23, 1926 in South Bend, Indiana to the late Frank Nemeth and Theresa (Korpanai) Nemeth and has been a lifelong resident of this area, graduating from Riley High School.  Walter proudly served our country in the United States Navy and was a veteran of World War II serving 1944-46.  He worked f…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Thomas “Tom” Sneddon

    View Thomas “Tom” Sneddon Osceola Thomas “Tom” Sneddon September 30, 1936 – June 4, 2019   Thomas “Tom” Sneddon of Osceola, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Greencroft Healthcare, Goshen, Indiana. Tom was born on September 30, 1936 in Glassford, Scotland to the late John M. and Grace B. Sneddon. He and his family immigrated from Scotland in 1953, and settled in Mishawaka. He became a U.S. citizen shortly afterward and served in the United States Army Reserves. In 1954, he was a… Th…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Chris Jones, Sr.

    View Chris Jones, Sr. Edwardsburg, MI Chris A. Jones, Sr., 59, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, June 6, 2019 at his residence in Edwardsburg, MI. He was born on December 28, 1959 in South Bend, IN, to Cletis Jones and Frances (Miller) Nettrouer, both of whom preceded him in death. On May 27, 2000 in Ligonier, IN, Chris married the former Gloria J. Hatten, who survives. In addition to his loving wife of nineteen years, Chris is survived by two sons, Chris A. Jones, Jr., of South Ben…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Yvonne Foss

    View Yvonne Foss Yvonne Ann Foss passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, just weeks shy of her 91st birthday, after a long and fruitful life. Yvonne married Francis L. Foss on June 16, 1951, in Socorro, New Mexico. They lived in New Mexico, Arizona, Puerto Rico and California before settling in South Bend. Yvonne is survived by her six children:  Monica L. Carter of Kokomo, IN, Thomas P. Foss (Perry) of Walterboro, SC, Timothy F.X. Foss (Doreen) of Ithaca, NY, Sheila K. Graveel (John) of …

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Steven Huff

    View Steven Huff south bend     Steven L. Huff, 61, residing in Walkerton, IN passed into Heaven on Monday, June 3, 2019 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Walkerton. Steve was born on January 26, 1958 in South Bend, IN to Everett and Vivian (Hammaker) Huff. On September 12, 1981 he married the love of his life and best friend, Shelley (Loucks) Huff, who survives in North Liberty. Also surviving are his mother, Vivian Huff (Gene) Watkins; two sisters, Cheryl Huff Slusser and Sandra Muffley;…