Obituaries

Posted on March 26, 2015

Raymond Rogers, 85

Raymond Rogers, 85, of Hartford City, died Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at University Nursing Center in Upland. He was born April 3, 1929, in Wells County. He married Wynona J. (Cunnington) Rogers, Sept. 7, 1947, in...

Posted on March 25, 2015

Jay D. Ertel, 54

Jay D. Ertel, 54, of Bluffton, passed away at 8:19 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital. Jay was a 1978 graduate of Norwell High School and was a graduate of Huntington College. He worked for Chesix as a...

Posted on March 25, 2015

James E. Krill, 94

James Edward Krill, 94, of Fort Wayne, and a former Bluffton business owner, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Monday, March 23, 2015, at his residence in Fort Wayne. Jim was born March 1, 1921, in Bluffton, to Albert L. and...

Posted on March 25, 2015

Gene F. Williams, 82

Gene F. Williams, 82, died Saturday, March 21, 2015. Services will be held Thursday March 26 at 1:30 p.m. at the Sarasota National Cemetery in Florida. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Williams; a son, David, of...

Posted on March 24, 2015

Dorothy H. Nanson, 90

Dorothy H. Nanson, 90 of Tucson, Ariz., and a former Bluffton resident passed away at 10:12 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Devon Gables Care Facility in Tucson. Dorothy was born Sept. 3, 1924, in Portland, the...

Posted on March 24, 2015

Tim ‘Peabody’ Powell, 59

Tim “Peabody” Powell, 59, of Keystone, passed away Sunday morning, March 22, 2015, at his residence.  Born on May 20, 1955, in Bluffton to Ted and Roberta (Poffenberger) Powell, both parents preceded him in death. He...

Posted on March 24, 2015

Siegfried O. Schach, 79

Siegfried O. Schach, 79, of Ossian, passed away late Friday, March 20, 2015. He was born in Salem, Ohio. He retired from Franklin Electric Co. in Bluffton. He is survived by his wife, Linda; daughter Virginia and...

Posted on March 24, 2015

Dolores A. Schlenger, 77

Dolores A. Schlenger, 77, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home.  She was born June 19, 1937, the youngest daughter of Fred O. and Evelyn D. (Young) Moser. She graduated in 1955 from...

Posted on March 24, 2015

James E. Krill, 94

Arrangements are pending at Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home for James E. Krill, 94, of Fort Wayne and a former Bluffton business owner, who died Monday, March 23, 2015, at his residence in Fort Wayne.

Posted on March 24, 2015

Jay D. Ertel, 54

Arrangements are pending at Myers Funeral Home, Markle Chapel, for Jay D. Ertel, 54, of Bluffton, who died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Lutheran Hospital.

Posted on March 23, 2015

Martha R. Bailey, 88

Martha R. Bailey, 88, a former Bluffton resident, passed away at 12:10 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Grace Village Health Care in Winona Lake, Ind. She was born Feb. 18, 1927, in Bluffton to Homer and Dorothy C....

Posted on March 23, 2015

Rhonda S. Squires, 23

Rhonda S. Squires, 23, of Bluffton passed away unexpectedly Friday, March 20, 2015, in Bluffton. Rhonda was born May 7, 1991, in Bluffton to Denny L. Squires Jr. and Kristy A. (Van Zant) Squires. She attended...

Posted on March 23, 2015

Robert D. Banter, 77

Robert D. “Bob” Banter, 77, of Montpelier, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. He was born Dec. 16, 1937, in Blackford County. Survivors include two daughters, Brenda...

Posted on March 23, 2015

Mary L. Brewster, 96

Mary L. Brewster, 96, of Montpelier, died Friday, March 20, 2015, at Bridgewater Centre in Hartford City. She was born April 16, 1918, in Muncie. She married Paul Brewster Nov. 20, 1966; he passed away several years...

Posted on March 23, 2015

Robert D. Banter, 77

Robert D. “Bob” Banter, 77, of Montpelier, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. He was born Dec. 16, 1937, in Blackford County. Survivors include two daughters, Brenda...

Posted on March 23, 2015

Robert E. Pond, 85

Robert E. Pond, 85, of Warren, died Friday, March 20, 2015, at Community Heart and Vascular Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born Dec. 13, 1929, in Warren. He married Lu Ellyn Irick April 23, 1950, in the Boehmer...

Posted on March 23, 2015

Timothy R. Powell, 59

Arrangements are pending at Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel for Timothy R. Powell, 59, of Wells County, who died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at his residence.

Posted on March 21, 2015

Robert D. “Bob” Banter, 77

Robert D. “Bob” Banter, 77, of Montpelier, died at 12:50 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. He was born Dec. 16, 1937, in Blackford County. Survivors include two...

Posted on March 20, 2015

Trey J. Hughett, 19

Trey Joseph Hughett, 19, of Bluffton, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Bluffton. He was born Jan. 26, 1996, in Bluffton to Rick J. and Sherry L. Dustman Hughett; they survive in Bluffton. He graduated from...

Posted on March 20, 2015

Dorothy H. Nanson, 90

Arrangements are pending at Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home for Dorothy H. Nanson, 90, of Tucson, Ariz., and formerly of Bluffton, who died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Devon Gables Care Facility in Tucson, Ariz.

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