• Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Susan Podemski

    View Susan Podemski South Bend Susan Joann Podemski, 64, lifelong South Bend resident, passed away at 5:36 pm Monday, June 17, 2019 in her home. She was born February 9, 1955 in South Bend to the late Joseph E. and Helen E. Soos, Jr.   Susan married Kenneth Podemski, who preceded her in death on April 12, 2002. She was also preceded by her sister, Norma Peppers Stanage, who was Susan’s caregiver prior to her death on July 8, 2017. Susan is survived by several adopted brothers and sisters…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Gregory Langel

    View Gregory Langel South Bend  Gregory J. Langel passed away in his home surrounded by loved ones after a brief illness. Greg was born in South Bend on June 16 th to the late Delores (Kniola) and Julius Langel. A lifelong resident of South Bend, Greg married Carole Gray on September 15, 1978 and from that union had two children, Candace Langel and Camille (Carl) Mankowski; both from South Bend. Greg is survived by his wife and children; siblings, Christine (Bruce) Cramer of Glendale AZ …

  • 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…