Obituaries

Posted on October 24, 2014

Jack D. Buzzard, 92

Jack D. Buzzard, 92, of Warren, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Heritage Pointe in Warren. He was born Aug. 5, 1922 in Warren. He married Martha Shoemaker on Nov. 4, 1922, in Warren. He is survived by six...

Posted on October 23, 2014

William F. Jesse, 84

William F. Jesse, 84, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Bluffton Regional Medical Center, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Fort Wayne April 28, 1930, Bill was a proud member of the United States...

Posted on October 23, 2014

Dorothy L. ‘Dot’ Kipfer, 79

Dorothy L. “Dot” Kipfer, 79, of Bluffton, passed away Wednesday morning, Oct. 22, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born on April 28, 1935, in Wells County, to Samuel M. and Mary E. Reinhard Baumgartner, she...

Posted on October 23, 2014

Carol Ann Timmons, 50

Carol Ann (Walburn) Timmons, 50, of Monroe, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur. Born in Bluffton on Oct. 4, 1964, to Bob and Martha (Heller) Walburn, Carol married Tim Timmons...

Posted on October 22, 2014

Kevin S. McClanahan, 56

Kevin S. McClanahan, 56, of Bluffton, passed away Monday afternoon, Oct. 20, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 13, 1958, in Chicago Heights, Ill., to Richard McClanahan and Helen Storm McClanahan. His...

Posted on October 22, 2014

Paul Arnold Eaton, 76

Paul Arnold Eaton, 76, of Peru, passed away at 1:25 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at his home. He was born Dec. 23, 1937, in Ridgeley, W.V. to Clayton Roy and Virginia (Leasure) Eaton. On Sept. 6, 1964, he married Mary...

Posted on October 22, 2014

Carol A. Timmons, 50

Arrangements are pending at Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel for Carol A. Timmons, 50, of Monroe, who died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur.

Posted on October 22, 2014

William F. Jesse, 84

Arrangements are pending at Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home for William F. Jesse, 84, of Ossian, who died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Bluffton Regional Medical Center.

Posted on October 21, 2014

Vicki Macy, 58

Vicki Petty Macy, 58, of Linn Grove, passed away Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Bluffton Regional Medical Center. She was born to Charles and  Mary Jane LeGrand Petty Dec. 10, 1955, in Big Springs, Texas. She married...

Posted on October 20, 2014

Phyllis A. Dotterer, 85

Phyllis A. Dotterer, 85, Bluffton, passed away at 5:22 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at Christian Care Retirement Community. Born May 25, 1929 in Adams County to Joseph E. and Sophia (Isch) Gerber, she married Paul E....

Posted on October 20, 2014

Gordon L. Laymon, 84

Gordon L. Laymon, 84, of Warren, died at 12:16 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at Heritage Pointe in Warren. Born on Dec. 25, 1929, in Warren to Robert E. and Buena (Shultz) Laymon, he married Ellen M. Gebhart Aug. 9,...

Posted on October 20, 2014

Douglas L. Miller, 59

Douglas L. Miller, 59, of Ossian, passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. He was born April 2, 1955, to Duane and Rosemary Miller.  He graduated from Norwell High School in 1973.  He retired from the Indiana Air National...

Posted on October 18, 2014

Anna Mae Stonebraker, 89

Anna Mae Stonebraker, 89, of Ossian, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at her residence. She was born Aug. 26, 1925, in Chicago to Ernest Swihart and Esther Otis Swihart. She married Keith E. Stonebraker; he...

Posted on October 18, 2014

Johnny Joe Kidwell, 18

Johnny Joe Kidwell, 18, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. Born in Bluffton, Johnny was a junior at Norwell High School and loved to listen to heavy metal music and play video games. Surviving are his parents,...

Posted on October 18, 2014

Barbara Joan Erick, 51

Barbara Joan (Cotton) Erick, 51, passed away at 8:10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at her residence in Bluffton. She was born March 10, 1963, in Bluffton to Kay and Kathy (Birum) Cotton. She was a 1981 graduate of...

Posted on October 17, 2014

Diana L. Addington, 60

Diana L. Addington, 60, of rural Wells County, passed away Wednesday evening, Oct. 15, 2014, at her residence. Diana was born Feb. 2, 1954, in Wells County to Harold J. Surbaugh and Elizabeth Ann Heffelfinger...

Posted on October 17, 2014

Rosemary M. Manifold, 90

Rosemary M. Manifold, 90, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Heritage Pointe in Warren. She was born Nov. 19, 1923, in Shirley, Ind., to Laurence R. and Anna Marie MacClarnon Cox. She married Rev. Dr. Orrin A....

Posted on October 17, 2014

M. Eileen Roller, 92

M. Eileen Roller, 92, of Fort Wayne, a former resident of Ossian, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. She was born Dec. 20, 1921, in Yoder, to Roland Heche and Lura Travis Heche. She was a member of Ossian United...

Posted on October 17, 2014

Gordon L. Laymon, 84

Arrangements are pending at Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren for Gordon L. Laymon, 84, of Warren, who died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at Heritage Pointe in Warren.

Posted on October 17, 2014

Phyllis A. Dotterer, 85

Arrangements are pending at Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel for Phyllis A. Dotterer, 85, of Bluffton, who died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at Christian Care Retirement Community in Bluffton.

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