Taren L. Bauman, 37, of Geneva, IN, passed away at 4:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

Lawrence (Larry) Leo Aulbach, a 4th generation farmer and life-long resident of Hartford City, IN, died Dec. 3, 2020 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Hartford City.

John Strait of Warren, died unexpectedly at Bluffton Regional Medical Center on Dec. 2, 2020.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Britton Nash Pettiford, 32, died unexpectedly on Nov. 28, 2020. Services are Monday, Dec. 7, 2020 at Gholar & Gholar Funeral Service 900 Kirby Ave, Muncie, IN. Viewing from 10-11 a.m., service at 11 a.m. Service entrusted to Gholar & Gholar.

Keith Alan Hoss, 72, of Stuart, FL, formally from Marion, IN, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, under the tender loving care of Treasure Coast Hospice.

Rebecca (Ollie) Richard, 84, Marion, departed this earthly life with her caretakers by her side, Doris Scott and Shirley Richard, on Monday, November 30, 2020. She was born in Greenwood, Mississippi, on May 6, 1936, to Thomas and Leeora (Sanders) Ollie.

William D. (Bill) Sparks, 79, of Foley, AL, formerly of Van Buren Indiana, tragically lost his life in an automobile accident in Foley, Alabama on Nov. 30, 2020.

With sorrow we announce the death of Phil Haisley, who was born and raised in Marion. His first job was as Quaker minister to two small churches. At 19, he married his 16-year-old girlfriend. Two years later they had a son, Mark. Phil taught for a while in California, then when he and his fi…

Terry Lee Smith, 71, Marion, passed away at 3:49 am on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at Marion General Hospital. A lifelong resident of Marion, Terry was born on Wednesday, March 2, 1949, to Tommy and Evelyn (Long) Smith.

Wilma Jean Guenin, 95, of LaFontaine, passed away at 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 at her residence.

Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service is attempting to locate the children of William Collier, who died on December 3rd. Any information, please call 765-664-5030.

Lula Margaret Fosnough, 95 years old of Knox, Indiana, formally of Marion, Indiana passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 in Knox, Indiana.

G. Sanford “Sandy” Wilkins, Jr., age 96 years and 4 months, a resident of Marion, Indiana, since 1972, passed away peacefully in his home at 3:17 pm after a brief illness. He was born in Newburgh, New York, to G. Sanford and Florence Anderson Wilkins and was a 1941 graduate of Newburgh Free …

Kimberly Jo “Kim” Harris, 47, Gas City, earned her angel wings 12:55 am on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. She was born in Marion, Indiana, on Saturday, June 23, 1973, to Dale Yeskie and Patty Jo (Lloyd-Yeskie) Davis. She married Scott Harris on …

Charles Richard Shook, 89, Wabash, passed away at 10:50 pm on Sunday, November 29, 2020, at Wellbrooke of Wabash. He was born in Sweetser, Indiana, on Friday, July 3, 1931, to Russell and Lois (Hall) Shook. He was married to his loving wife, Willodean “Ish”, who preceded him in death. He wor…

Kay E. Huffman, 81, of rural Poneto, Indiana died at 7:55 a.m. on Dec. 2 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Keith E. Swain, 96 of Huntington passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at his residence.

George Hixon Brown Jr, 88, of Winter Garden, Florida, and with ties to Huntington, Indiana and Marion, Indiana died Tuesday Dec. 1, 2020 in Winter Garden, FL.

Iveory Joe Bowman, 90, was born in Caruthersville, Missouri to the late Flemmie (Smith) Bowman. His father Nelson Bowman passed away before Iveory’s birth and he was raised in his early years by his mother and his grandfather, Flem Smith. Later, Flemmie married Reverend Fred Wilson and he be…

Mrs. Kay Huffman of Poneto (Chester Twp.): passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 at Lutheran hospital in Fort Wayne. Arrangements are pending at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.

Deidra Evette Nukes, age 59, went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 28, 2020, at St. Vincent hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Born June 19, 1961, to Emma (Love) and Donald Weatherly Sr. in Marion, Indina.

Lovell Jane “Bow” Lainhart, 90, a long-time resident of University Health Care in Upland, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 at IU Ball Memorial Hospital.

Lupe C. Bennett, 73, of Redkey, IN, died at 9:53 p.m. on Dec. 1, 2020 at Reid Health Hospital in Richmond.

Mary Catherine “Kitty” (Ross) McKenzie passed away peacefully at Blackford County Hospital at 12:52 pm on December 1, 2020. Kitty was 89 years old. She was born in West Virginia on May 24, 1931 to Bernard and Sarah Ross. She had a brother named Bernard “Bernie” already deceased. Kitty was ma…

Ralph Dean Kershner, 93, was born in Ohio to the late Jesse M. and Lola M. (Gardner) Kershner. He passed away on November 30, 2020 in Marion.

Alice “Virginia” (Hart) Reese, 94, passed away on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. She was born on April 23, 1926, in Howard County, Indiana, to the late Rev. Raymond F. and Iva B. (Lindley) Hart. Virginia graduated from Gas City High School, Class of 1944. She married the love of her life, Paul E. Re…

Doris Jean (Judy) Hale, 90, Huntington, IN, died peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, at Markle Health & Rehabilitation, Markle, IN. Doris was born on Nov. 11, 1930, in Richmond, KY, to Ray and Bulah Judy. Doris married Dr. Robert E. Hale in 1953, and they enjoyed 65 years of marriage un…

Betty I. Sills, 97, passed away Nov. 30, 2020 in Miller’s Merry Manor, Hartford City.

Jacqulin A. Mauk, age 93, of Ft. Wayne passed away on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 at Park Place Senior Living in Ft. Wayne.

Rebecca A. Butler, 61, of Warren, IN, passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Nov. 29, 2020 at Heritage Pointe in Warren.

John L. Kleinknight, 71, Geneva, passed away at 4 p.m. on Nov. 30 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Michael Ray “Mike” Justice, 70, Gas City, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his wife and children at 12:47 pm on Monday, November 30, 2020. He was born in Muncie, Indiana, on Monday, February 20, 1950, to Jerry and Nondius (Peck) Justice. On September 11, 2006, he married Tere…

Beverly R. English, 77, of Marion, passed away at 9:45 pm on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at Miller’s Merry Manor. She was born in Marion on June 2, 1943, to James and Maxine (Stevens) McDaniel. On August 2, 1964, she married James N. English, and he survives.

On November 25, 2020, at Wesleyan Healthcare Center in Marion, Indiana, God dispatched His heavenly angels to escort Leo “ReBoy” Lay, Jr., to his eternal home. Leo Lay, Jr. “ReBoy” was born on November 21, 1944, in Mississippi to the late Leo Lay, Sr., and Louise (Brown) Lay. He accepted Chr…

Donna J. (Garrison) Grindle, 88, Fairmount, died Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 at IU Ball Hospital. Donna was born in Shirley, Indiana on Dec. 7, 1931, daughter of the late Earl Henry and Dessie Ita (Simons) Garrison. She graduated from Jefferson Township High School in 1949. Donna was the secretary…

Wanda J. Worrick, 81, died Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 in University Nursing Center, Upland. She was born in Marion on Jan. 27, 1939, the daughter of the late Jesse and Ellen (Parks) Knobeloch.

Richard Dean Kitt, 92, of Fort Myers, Florida and recently Kokomo, Indiana, passed away at Howard Community Regional Hospital in Kokomo on Saturday morning, Nov. 28, 2020.

Myron C. Shinholt, 76, Swayzee, passed away in his home at 10:00 pm on Friday, November 27, 2020. Myron was born in Fairmont, Indiana, on Friday, December 10, 1943, to Rudolph and Anna (Deihl) Shinholt.

Paul Dean Reed, 86, of Marion, passed away on November 29, 2020. He was born on September 19, 1934, in Canada, Kentucky, to the late Floyd and Cynthia Reed. After his mother died, he was raised by his grandmother, Ora Canada.

Ralph D. Kershner, 93: passed away on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 in Marion. Arrangements are pending at Owen-Weilert-Duncan Funeral Home, Marion Chapel, 2722 South Washington Street, Marion, Indiana.

Suzanne Dalton Atkins, 78, Port Charlotte, Florida passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home the evening of Tuesday, November 24, 2020. Born Thursday, December 18, 1941, to Robert and Virginia (Pryor) Dalton in Marion, Indiana, Suzanne, her husband, “Zack”, and their two sons moved to Po…

Carole Jane Brown, 78, of Greenwood, passed away on Nov. 25, 2020. She was born on Nov. 8, 1942 in Marion, Indiana to the late Blair and Helen Weicht.

Rhea Joyce Wert, 90, Marion, passed away at 1:07 pm on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at University Nursing Center in Upland. She was born in Gas City, Indiana, on Tuesday, March 4, 1930, to Walker and Nona (Allen) Lostutter.

Terri L. Moorman, 65, died Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 in University Nursing Center, Upland. She was born in Hartford City on Aug. 6, 1955, the daughter of the later Alfred “Barney” and Helen (Patterson) Thornburgh.

Marion Stanley Wolf, 98 a lifelong resident of Jonesboro went home to be with the Lord on November 25, 2020. He was born April 24, 1922 in Grant County to the late Carl R. and Mabel (Boxell) Wolf. He married the love of his life Jaquetta “Jackie” Wolf on May 15, 1943. This year they celebrat…

Steven J. Smith, 67 of Huntington died Nov. 27 at Lutheran Hospital.

Bertrand “Ted” Foreman, 78, of Bluffton, IN, passed away at 5:45 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 at Dupont Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.

Evelyn “Loretta” Jenkins “Mama Bear”, 83, passed away at 2:41 a.m. November 29, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

Phylis A. Brumbaugh, 81, of Huntington, died at 12:22 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, 2020 at Parkview Regional Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.