Laura Lee Selke

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Laura Lee Selke, 52, of South Whitley, Ind., passed away on March 14, 2014, at I.U. Goshen Hospital in Goshen, Ind. She was born May 14, 1961, in Elkhart, Ind., to Richard L. and Arnelda B. (Miller) Losee. She was a lifetime resident of Syracuse, Ind., and Whitley … Read More

Margaret Ann ‘Peg’ Shaffer

Margaret Ann ‘Peg’ Shaffer, 92 of Kaleva, Mich., and formerly of Mexico Beach, Fla., and Akron, Ind., passed away at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, Ind., at 9:55 p.m. on Feb. 10, 2014. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014 in Oakwood … Read More

Tony Michael Himes


Tony Michael Himes, 60, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 12:24 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at Select Specialty Care, Saint Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. On Dec. 25, 1953, he was born in Warsaw, Ind., to Russell Junior and Mabel June (Masterson) Himes. Tony was a lifetime … Read More

Ronald D. Malott

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Ronald D. Malott, 92, North Manchester, Ind., passed away at 6:15 a.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, in Peabody Healthcare Center, North Manchester. He was born March 15, 1922, near Somerset, Grant County, Ind., to  Gail and Mildred (Phillips) Malott.  He graduated from Somerset High School in 1940 and … Read More

Wayman ‘Wayne’ E. Lee,

Wayman E. Lee, 74, a resident of South Whitley, Ind., passed away at 5:50 p.m., Friday, April 18, 2014, at Parkview Whitley Hospital. He was born May 15, 1939, in Webster Springs, W.Va., to the late Charles and Vertie (Gregory) Lee. In 1956 he entered the U.S. Army and became … Read More

Janie E. Wyatt — PENDING

Janie E. Wyatt, 79, of Akron, Ind., passed at 11:29 p.m., Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital of Ft. Wayne, Ind. Arrangements are currently pending at Hartzler Funeral Home Akron. … Read More

Frank H. ‘Jim’ Miller Jr.

Frank H. ‘Jim’ Miller Jr., 80, of Syracuse, Ind., passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at his home after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born on Jan. 16, 1934, in Fort Wayne, Ind. On July 24, 1954, he married his wife Juanita who survives. He … Read More

Fred Roger Johnson Jr.

Fred Roger Johnson Jr., 47, of Fishers, Ind., formerly of Nappanee, Ind., passed Thursday, April 17, 2014, at IU Medical Center, Indianapolis, Ind., after a brief illness. He was born Aug. 22, 1966, in Elkhart, Ind., to Fred and Beverly (Fisher) Johnson. Fred was a 1984 graduate of … Read More

Joan M. Freel


Joan M. Freel, 76, of Pierceton, Ind., passed away at 6:20 a.m. Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Millers Merry Manor, Warsaw, Ind. On Aug. 31, 1937, she was born in Huntington County, Ind., to Leroy and Bertha (Buss) Harris. She was united in marriage to James Freel on … Read More

William ‘Duane’ Rogers

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William “Duane” Rogers, 53, of Claypool, Ind., passed away at 8:12 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, in his home after battling cancer for a short period of time. He was born Aug. 28, 1960, in Rochester, Ind., to William Lloyal Rogers and Dorothy Marie (Thompson) Rogers. He was a 1979 graduate of Warsaw … Read More

S. Nadine Bowman

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S. Nadine Bowman, 90, North Manchester, Ind., passed away at 10 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Timbercrest Healthcare Center, North Manchester, Ind. She was born Nov. 10, 1923, in Mountain Grove, Mo., to LeRoy and Phoebe Kathleen (Davis) Brown. She graduated from Mountain Grove High School in … Read More

Jay Randall Losee


Jay Randall Losee, 41, of Syracuse, passed away on Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home. He was born on Sept. 20, 1972, in Goshen, Ind., to Richard L. and Arnelda B. (Miller) Losee. He was a lifetime Syracuse area resident and graduated in 1991 from Wawasee High School … Read More

Lawrence J. Migedt

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Lawrence J. Migedt, 75, formerly of Syracuse, Ind., Big Pine Key, Fla, and Goshen, Ind., passed away peacefully at his home with family in Englewood, Fla., due to cancer on April 15, 2014. Lawrence, better known as Larry, was born on July 25, 1938, in Detroit, Mich., to … Read More

Elizabeth R. Plew

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Elizabeth R. Plew, 87, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 1:10 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Mason Health Care and Rehabilitation, Warsaw. She was born Dec. 30, 1927, in Warsaw to Herbert B. and Ruth Madaline (Bollinger) Robinson. She was a lifetime resident of Warsaw and graduated from … Read More

Lawrence Pozorski

Lawrence Pozorski, 61, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Mason Health Care and Rehabilitation of Warsaw. He was born Feb. 5, 1953, in Warsaw to Lawrence F. and Ardith Mae (Hill) Pozorski. He was a security officer for Wackehut Inc., servicing Zimmer Inc. He … Read More

Roy Leslie Kinsey


Roy Leslie Kinsey, 97, of North Manchester, Ind., passed away at 12:33 a.m., Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Peabody Healthcare Center in North Manchester. He was born May 25, 1916, in Claypool, Ind., to Harry and Mabel (Bowen) Kinsey. Roy was a 1934 graduate of Claypool High School. … Read More