• Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Donald Farran

    View Donald Farran Donald G. Farran, 91, of South Bend, IN passed away at 2:55 p.m. Thursday, January 23, 2020 at his home.  He was born on June 17, 1928 in Washington, D.C. to the late Wilmer G. and Annie (Mansfield) Farran.  On November 6, 1953 he was united in marriage to Irene Mae (Yost) Farran who preceded him in death on August 8, 1998 after forty-four years of marriage.  On September 4, 2005 he married Lynette (Griffin) Farran who preceded him in death on May 23, 2011. D…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Joyce Kretz

    View Joyce Kretz South Bend Joyce E. Kretz, 88 years old, passed away on Friday morning, January 24, 2020 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.  Mrs. Kretz was born on August 21, 1931 in Toledo, OH to the late Charles E. and Eva L. (Laberdee) Zattau.  She has lived in South Bend since 1969.  On April 22, 1972 in South Bend, Joyce and William H. Kretz, Jr. were united in marriage.  Her husband preceded her in death on December 31, 2014.  Mrs. Kretz retired in 2001 after 27…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Carlos Garcia Cantu

    View Carlos Garcia Cantu South Bend  Carlos Garcia Cantu aka Uncle Charlie of South Bend, Indiana was born in Weslaco, Texas.   He was welcomed into the arms of Jesus surrounded by his family on Thursday. Surviving is his daughter, Cynthia (Ricardo) Heredia which he extremely loved and his granddaughters, Angelica and Brielle Heredia of Granger. Also surviving is his sister, Angelica (Dionicio) Zuniga of Donna, Texas; his brother, Ernesto (Rosie) Cantu of Alamo, Texas; along wi…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    John N. Botka

    View John N. Botka South Bend, Indiana John N. Botka, 89, of South Bend, passed away on Friday January 24, 2020 at Healthwin Specialized Care, South Bend. He was born on January 7, 1931, in South Bend, to the late Louis, Sr. and Hattie (Szymanowski) Botka. On April 28, 1956 he married Marilyn Bennett, who survives. Also surviving are his son, Keith (Lisa) Botka and his daughter, Kathleen “Kathy” Botka, both of South Bend; 5 grandchildren, Joseph Garwood, Hunter Botka, Cheyenne Botka, Ryan (Mi…

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    Michael Malone

    View Michael Malone South Bend, Indiana Michael Malone, 55, of South Bend, Indiana, departed this life on Friday, January 24, 2020. Arrangements are pending. Michael Malone, 55, of South Bend, Indiana, departed this life on Friday, January 24, 2020. Arrangements are pending. View   Send Flowers

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    West, Sue

    Sue West March 17, 1927 – Jan. 23, 2020 ELKHART, IN – Sue West, 92, began her heavenly journey January 23, 2020. She was born March 17, 1927 in…

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    Klein, Gale D.

    Gale D. Klein Aug. 7, 1926 – Jan. 23, 2020 GRANGER, IN – Gale D. Klein, also known as “Fridge”, age 93, of Granger, Indiana passed away…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Herbert Chandler, Sr.

    View Herbert Chandler, Sr. Herbert Chandler, Sr., passed away on January 19, 2020 in his home, surrounded by family and friends. Herbert was born in Houston, MS on March 25, 1941 to the late Allen and Arean (Mosley) Chandler. Herbert graduated from West High School in 1959. He retired from AM General after 30+ years of service. Herbert surrendered his life to Christ as an early age. He was a member of Joshua’s Temple Church in Fort Wayne, IN. He loved playing softball and bowling. He was an a…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Erle “Gene” Henderson

    View Erle “Gene” Henderson South Bend   Erle “Gene” Henderson, age 79, residing in South Bend, Indiana passed away at 3:00 AM Thursday, January 23, 2020 at his home.  Gene retired from South Bend Osteopathic Hospital, where he worked as an electrician for many years.  He was born on January 16, 1941 in South Bend, to the late Erle and Barbara (Anderson) Henderson.  On October 2, 1981 in South Bend, Gene married Kim Hass, who survives.  Along with his wife Kim, he is s…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C.

    View Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C. Notre Dame, Indiana NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C., 96, died on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at Holy Cross House, Notre Dame, Ind. Fr. Neidhart was born to Alois and Augusta Neidhart on January 3, 1924 in Fort Wayne, Ind. He attended St. Mary Grade School and Central Catholic High School, both in Fort Wayne. Upon graduation in 1941 he was too young for the draft so he worked a few jobs until he entered the Army Air Corps in 1943. He …

  • South Bend

    Sheilda Estill

    View Sheilda Estill South Bend, Indiana Sheilda Marita Estill, 54, of South Bend, Indiana, departed this life on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Arrangements are pending. Sheilda Marita Estill, 54, of South Bend, Indiana, departed this life on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Arrangements are pending. View   Send Flowers

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    Louis Koloszar

    View Louis Koloszar Louis F. Koloszar, 93, passed away at Sanctuary of Holy Cross Tuesday evening, January 21, 2020.   Louis was born on February 27, 1926 in South Bend to Fabian and Rose (Koczan) Koloszar.   On October 9, 1948 in South Bend he married the former Doris Banaszak.  She died on October 15, 2011.  He was also preceded in death by a sister Amelia Barcza and two brothers Rudy Koloszar and Joseph Koloszar, nephew Rudy Koloszar, Jr. and niece Patricia… Loui…

  • South Bend

    Levy, John

    John Levy May 18, 1953 – Jan. 20, 2020 GRANGER, IN – A Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at St. Peter Lutheran Church,…

  • Lakeville,  North Liberty,  South Bend

    Sharon Berglund

    View Sharon Berglund South Bend Sharon M. Berglund, 77, life-long South Bend resident, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Memorial Hospital. Sharon was born November 14, 1942 in South Bend, to the late Edward and Isabelle (Cegielski) Edstrom. She attended Brandywine High School. On December 21, 2006 in Anguilla, she married David C. Berglund; he survives. She worked for Notre Dame for ten years in the North dining hall.  Sharon enjoyed playing…

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    Charles Boyd III

    View Charles Boyd III South Bend, Indiana Charles Frederick Boyd III, affectionately known as Chuckie, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 19, 2020, he was 52. He was born March 10, 1967 to the union of Charles Frederick Boyd Jr. and Creola Boyd of Chicago, Illinois. Charles was a 1986 Graduate of Marshall High School, in Chicago.   Charles will be well remembered for his affectionate smile, extreme comedic personality, and his passion to make others happy; e…

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    Ronald Diller

    View Ronald Diller Ronald E. Diller, 62, of Elkhart, Indiana passed away on Saturday, January 18th, at 10pm unexpectedly at his home in South Bend, Indiana. Ron was born on January 27, 1957 in Elkhart, Indiana to Walter C. Diller and Marie B. (McLemore) Diller. He was preceded in death by both Walt and Marie. He is survived by two brothers, Dale and Gary, and one sister Karen. One son and his wife. One daughter, Lori and her husband Michael, 7 grandchildren and countless friends. Ron was a bo…