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Obituaries

Madeline Ruth Kilgore Aug. 10, 1923 - April 19, 2019

Madeline Ruth Kilgore, 95, former long-time resident of Swayzee, died at 3:55 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Heritage Pointe in Warren. She was born in Swayzee to the late Raymond E. and Alta B. (Boswell) Sprinkle. On April 25, 1943, Gene and Madeline Ruth Spri

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Sie 'Harold' McVey Feb. 18, 1935 - April 20, 2019

Sie “Harold” McVey, 84, from Marion, is now in the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Harold received his reward at 8:46 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019, while at Colonial Oaks Health Care Center in Marion. He was born in Heidrick, KY, on F

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Dwight V. Singer, Jr. May 24, 1939 - April 16, 2019

Dwight V. Singer, Jr., 79, died at 6:53 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at his home in Kokomo surrounded by his family. He was born May 24, 1939, in Jonesboro, the son of the late Dwight V. and Luella (Williams) Singer, Sr. On Aug. 25, 1962, at Main Street Christian

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Pending services

L. Onalee Bradley: Bluffton (formerly of Chester Twp. Wells Co.), passed away at 4:05 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland. Arrangements are pending with Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, Montpelier. Rodney Myers: 60, Montpelier, pass

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Adeline L. 'Addie' Oswalt Feb. 14, 1937 - April 20, 2019

Adeline L. “Addie” Oswalt, 82, Poneto, passed away at 10:27 a.m. on April 20, 2019, at Bluffton Regional Medical Center, Bluffton. Family and friends may gather at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, 109 W. Windsor St., Montpelier, April 23, 4 - 8 p.m.; a

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Philip O. Peterson

Philip O. Peterson, 62, died March 31, 2019, in Fort Pierce, Florida. Mr. Peterson was born in South Bend and resided in Fort Pierce, Florida. He graduated from Elkhart Memorial High School in 1974 and then attended Indiana University. Visitation from 2 - 3 p.m. at

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Amy E. Hildebrand June 28, 1963 - April 21, 2019

Amy E. Hildebrand, age 55, of Huntington, died at 8:10 a.m. Sunday, April 21, 2019, at Hickory Creek of Huntington. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, Indiana. Burial wil

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Shirley May Bartlett Sept. 7, 1938 - April 21, 2019

Shirley May Bartlett, 80, passed away at 3:25 a.m. Sunday, April 21, 2019, at IU Health Blackford County Hospital. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Keplinger Funeral Home, 509 N. High St., Hartford City, with Pastor Troy Kaufman offici

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Steven L. "Fergie" Ferguson March 13, 1950 - April 17, 2019

Steven L. “Fergie” Ferguson, 69, Bradenton, Florida, passed away in his home on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Fergie was born, raised and raised his own family in Marion. Fergie was the son of Therion Ferguson and Mary Baker, who preceded him in death. He

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F. Eugene Pinkerton Nov. 16, 1933 - March 7, 2019

Eugene was born in Springport, IN, on November 16, 1933, to Fredrick R. and Ulah Mae Todd Pinkerton. He graduated from Marion High School, Class of 1951, and attended Anderson College, Anderson, IN, and Ball State University, Muncie, IN. He married Sylvia Lutes on

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Frankie K. Weaver April 16, 1940 - April 18, 2019

Frankie K. Weaver, 79, Marion, went to be with the Lord in her home at 5:07 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Born in Elwood on April 16, 1940, Frankie was the daughter of Frank M. Hevron and Lilly “Catherine” Hevron-Ewing. On April 2, 1977, she married

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Janice L. Keith Oct. 24, 1937 - April 18, 2019

Janice L. Keith, 81, Marion, passed away at 7:20 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on Oct. 24, 1937, to the late Floyd LeGrand and Louise Mildred (Ramsey) Watrous. Janice graduated from Hu

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David J. Harris March 4, 1947 - April 13, 2019

David J. Harris, 72, Roanoke, died at 7:23 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Shipshewana Lake in Shipshewana. Visitation will be from 12 – 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Emmanuel Community Church, 12222 W. U.S. 24, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 46814. A memori

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Jane Mitchener March 13, 1945 - April 19, 2019

Jane Mitchener, 74, Marion, went to be with the Lord in her home at 2:34 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019. Lifelong resident of Marion, Jane was the daughter of Harold and Delores Mullen. On September 25, 1999, she married Richard Mitchener, and he survives. Jane gra

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Mary L. Graft May 11, 1935 - April 13, 2019

Mary L. Graft, age 83, of Richmond died Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Golden Living Center-Golden Rule. Mary was born on May 11, 1935, in St. Edward, Nebraska, to Ole and Mary Cruise Thompson. She taught school for a year in a one-room schoolhouse in Nebraska before

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Max Allen Perry Sept. 9, 1934 - April 18, 2019

Max Perry, age 84, of Brownstown passed away peacefully on the early morning of April 18, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Max entered this life on Sept. 9, 1934, in Point Isabel to the late Harold and Mildred (Hiatt) Perry. Max married the love o

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Beverly J. Moore June 20, 1939 - April 19, 2019

Beverly J. Moore, age 79, of Marion passed away Friday, April 19, 2019, at Park Place Senior Living in Fort Wayne. Beverly was born June 20, 1939, the daughter of the late Hugh and Mary (Smith) Wiley. She married Clarence M. Moore on June 28, 1957, and he preceded

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Rose Bernadean (Draper) Davis Sept. 2, 1937 - April 17, 2019

Rose Bernadean (Draper) Davis went home to be with our Lord on April 17, 2019. She was born on September 2, 1937, to the late Frank and Pauline (Pulley) Draper in Wabash, IN. Rose graduated from Wabash High School in 1956, and she married Robert James Davis on Janu

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Paul E. Graves Jan. 24, 1937 - April 16, 2019

Paul E. Graves, 82, Poneto, passed away at 2:42 p.m. on April 16, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne. Family and friends may gather at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, 109 W. Windsor St., Montpelier, on April 19, 1 – 5 p.m. Celebration of life

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Christopher Lee Hawkins Feb. 10, 1980 - April 17, 2019

Christopher Lee Hawkins, “Chris,” 39, passed away at 1:55 p.m. April 17, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Funeral service is at 11 a.m. April 23 at Keplinger Funeral Home, 509 N. High St., Hartford City, with the Rev. Alan Curtis and the Rev. Ste

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Joseph Jessie Clark Smith Oct. 2, 1976 - April 16, 2019

Joe was born in Clay County, Kentucky, on Oct. 2, 1976, to the late Harold W. Smith and Diana S. (King) Holmes. He passed away in Marion General Hospital on April 16, 2019. Joe was a life-long resident of Grant County, and he worked as a self-employed tree trimmer.

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Wayne L. Powell Nov. 27, 1937 - April 16, 2019

Wayne L. Powell, 81, Huntington, passed away April 16, 2019, at Golden Years Homestead, Fort Wayne. Wayne was born Nov. 27, 1937, in Huntington to the late James and Winnie (Pyles) Powell. He married Shirley (Rennie) Bullock on June 14, 1978, who survives. To honor

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James Woods May 9, 1934 - April 16, 2019

James Woods, 84, Huntington, formerly of Walker, Minnesota, passed away April 16, 2019, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Huntington. There will be no viewing, and a private service with the family will be planned at a later date. Soderstrum Funeral Home in Story Ci

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Pending services

Joseph Jessie Clark Smith: 42, passed away on April 16, 2019, in Marion General Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Owen-Weilert-Duncan Funeral Home, Marion Chapel, 2722 S. Washington St., Marion. Paul Edward Graves: 82, Poneto, passed away at Lutheran Hospital,

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Don 'Pinky' Pinkleton July 24, 1953 - April 12, 2019

Don “Pinky” Pinkleton, age 65, sadly passed away Friday, April 12, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born July 24, 1953, in Pennsylvania to the late Woodrow Pinkleton and Elizabeth Pinkleton. He married Diane Mark on Aug. 1, 1990, and she

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Michael W. Linville Aug. 19, 1957 - April 15, 2019

Michael W. Linville, age 61, of Marion passed away Monday, April 15, 2019, at the Visiting Nurse Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Michael was born Aug. 19, 1957, in Kokomo to Wayne and Mary Linville. He married Dollie Lawson Paul on May 30, 2006. He was employed at his

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Max W. Couch June 14, 1932 - April 16, 2019

Max W. Couch, 86, fell into the arms of his Savior on April 16, 2019, at Westminster Village in Muncie. Max was born June 14, 1932, in Fairmount to the late Verlie and Lora (Jones) Couch. He graduated from Jefferson High School in 1950. He married Shelby Smith on M

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Margaret 'Peg' Howell Sept. 3, 1925 - April 14, 2019

Margaret “Peg” Howell, 93, Huntington, passed away April 14, 2019, at 6:20 a.m. at St. Anne’s Victory Noll, Huntington. Calling hours April 22, 2 - 4 p.m. and 5 - 7 p.m., McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home. Recitation of the Rosary 7 p.m. following calli

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Lillie B. Lomax April 20, 1928 - April 2, 2019

Lillie B. Lomax was born Lillie B. Macon on April 20, 1928, to the union of the late Albert and Lucy Bush Macon in Brooksville (Noxubee County), Mississippi. Lillie departed this life on April 2, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. with her son and daughter-in -law by her side. Lil

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Sheila Jo (Cox) Harper Aug. 12, 1960 - April 12, 2019

After a very brief illness, Sheila Jo Harper, 58, Gas City, was surrounded by her loving family when she finished her race here on earth on Friday, April 12, 2019. She is now in the presence of her Creator, resting in His loving arms. In the summer of 1960, on Augu

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Pending services

F. Eugene Pinkerton: 85, Lucedale, Mississippi, passed away on March 7, 2019. Arrangements are pending with Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion.

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Freda (Ritchey) Moon Feb. 5, 1926 - April 15, 2019

Freda (Ritchey) Moon, from Marion, passed away in her home at York Place at 5:10 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019. She was 93 years young! Born in Wells County, IN, on February 5, 1926, Freda was the daughter of Lauren and Ada (Gilbert) Ritchey. She was Valedictorian

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Andrew L. Bandell, Jr. Feb. 13, 1954 - April 15, 2019

Andrew L. Bandell, Jr., 65, Gas City, passed away at 1:39 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019, at Marion General Hospital. He was born in Manhattan, New York, on February 13, 1954, and was the son of the late Andrew Louis and Lillian May (Bennett) Bandell, Sr.. He was m

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Jackie D. McBroom March 23, 1964 - April 14, 2019

Jackie D. McBroom, age 55, of Marion passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Jackie was born March 23, 1964, in West Memphis, Arkansas, to the late Malcolm and Linda (Rae) McBroom. She had worked as a server at several restaurants

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