Obituaries

Harold J. Schmidt, 81, of Plymouth

Harold J. Schmidt, 81 of Plymouth, died September 24, 2022, at the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Hospital, Mishawaka, of complications from cancer. He was born in Winamac Indiana to Frank and Marie (Dillenburg) Schmidt and was one of ... Read more...

Sister Mayr Carolyn Welhoelter of Donaldson

Sister Mary Carolyn Welhoelter, Poor Handmaid of Jesus Christ, died on September 21, 2022 at Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson, IN surrounded by her Sisters and friends.As the second eldest of seven children of Hank and Imogene Welhoelter, ... Read more...

Margaret M. O’Hara, 92, of Plymouth

Margaret M. O’Hara, 92, peacefully passed away on Monday morning September 19, 2022. She was a resident of Miller’s Assisted Living in Plymouth. On March 18, 1930, in Argos, Indiana, Margaret was the daughter of Jesse and Armeda ... Read more...

Ned A Cramer, 87, of Plymouth

Colonel Ned Allen Cramer, age 87 of Plymouth, IN passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in his home. Colonel Cramer was born to Ben George and Norma (Dunfee) Cramer on November 7, 1934 in Plymouth, IN. He married Mary Whitesell on May ... Read more...

Barbara A. Stockberger, 72, of Plymouth

 Barbara A. Stockberger, 72of Plymouth, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2022, surrounded by the love of her family.She was born in South Bend, Indiana on September 19, 1949. One night she came to Plymouth to hang out with her ... Read more...

Raymond G. Sheppard, 72, of Argos

Raymond G. Sheppard, 72, of Argos passed away on Saturday, September 17, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. A celebration of life for Raymond Sheppard will take place at a later date. The Johnson Danielson Funeral Home in ... Read more...

Timothy R. Smith formerly of Plymouth

Timothy Raymond Smith passed away September 12, 2022, during his morning exercise routine at the gym in Trenton, Missouri.Tim was born on March 3rd, 1959, to Winifred and John Smith in Fort Riley, Kansas. He grew up on a farm in Indiana ... Read more...

Sister Georgine Schleper from Donaldson

Sister Georgine Schleper (Regina), Poor Handmaid of Jesus Christ, died on September 13, 2022 at the Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson, Indiana.She was born in Trenton, Illinois to Henry George and Catherine Therese Schleper (Rakers) who ... Read more...

Gale “Deane” Fisher, 91, of Plymouth

 Gale “Deane” Fisher, 91, passed away on September 6, 2022 at his home in the loving care of his family. Born on April 29, 1931 in Bremen, he was the son of Virgil and Anna (Fox) Fisher. He served his country in the United States ... Read more...

Alan E. Grobe, 77, of Plymouth

Alan E. Grobe, 77, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, September 11, 2022, at 2:30 a.m. Born in Lebanon, Oregon, Alan was the son of Albert E. and Frances (Hildebrand) Grobe. He graduated from high school in Lebanon. He went on to graduate ... Read more...

E. Ruth Hart, 93, of Plymouth

E. Ruth Hart, age 93 of Plymouth, IN, passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 12:30 a.m. in Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home of Plymouth, IN. E. Ruth was born to Joseph and Rosa (Manes) MacLain on May 20, 1929 in Kewanna, IN. She was a ... Read more...

Sister Pauline Bridegroom, 84, of Donaldson

Sister Pauline Bridegroom, PHJC (Sr. Mary Luke), Poor Handmaid of Jesus Christ, passed away at age 84 at the Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson, Indiana.She was born in Leiters Ford, Indiana to Paul Lough and Louise Genevieve Bridegroom ... Read more...

Kenneth H. Lukenbill, 79, of Plymouth

Kenneth H. Lukenbill, 79, passed away on August 25, 2022 after an extended illness. His strong faith in Jesus Christ sustained him to the end. He was born on December 11, 1942 in Indianapolis to Kenneth H. and Helen (McCollum) Lukenbill. ... Read more...

Donald L. Day, 90, of Plymouth

Donald L. Day, 90, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022 at the Center for Hospice Care, Raclin House.Born on October 10, 1931 in Plymouth, Indiana he was the son of Lloyd and Opal (Hendricks) Day.He attended West High School graduating ... Read more...

Richard Knowlton, 70 of Plymouth

Richard A. Knowlton “Santa”, 70 passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at Majestic Care of Goshen.Born on January 20, 1952 in LaPorte, Indiana he was the son of Joseph and Dorothy Knowlton.Richard proudly served ... Read more...

Elwood L. Kepler, 75, of Plymouth

Elwood L. Kepler, 75, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at Methodist Hospital, Merriville.Born on June 17, 1947 he was the son of Emmanuel and Hazel (Pelkey) Kepler. He attended Plymouth High School graduating with the class of ... Read more...

Robert A. McKee, 82, of Elkhart formerly of Plymouth

Robert A. McKeeSeptember 17, 1939 – August 15, 2022ELKHART- Robert A. McKee, 82, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2022 at home surrounded by his loved ones.Born on September 17, 1939 in Plymouth, Indiana he was the son of Reed and ... Read more...

John W. Fuller, 77, of Plymouth

John W. Fuller, age 77 of Plymouth, IN, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022 at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home of Plymouth, IN. John was born to Isom and Bernice (Baughman) Fuller on October 19, 1944 in Memphis, TN. He married Shirley J. ... Read more...

Margaret “Peg” Salkay, 76, of Plymouth

Margaret “Peg” T. Salkay, 76, passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at home in the care of her loving daughters.Born on February 5, 1946 in New York, New York she was the daughter of Zoltan and Margaret (Brown) Salkay.She ... Read more...

Frances E. Davis, 95, of Plymouth

Plymouth – Frances E. Davis, 95, passed away on August 10, 2022. Born on October 9, 1926 in Huron, SD, she was the daughter of George and Irene (Batien) Flesner. She would go on to marry John W. Davis on February 3, 1946 in Plymouth. ... Read more...