Our Obituaries

Franklin J. Strine

March 23, 1925 - September 29, 2016

Rev. Franklin Junior Strine, 91 of Huntington went to be with his maker at 10:30 am on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Franklin served in WWII in New Guinea and Australia. He pastored churches in Coldwater, MI., Camden, MI., and Montgomery, MI. retiring in 1986. He was a member of United Brethren Retired Ministers and Union Church in Huntington.Franklin was born on...
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Kaylee S. Braun

November 13, 2006 - September 22, 2016

Kaylee S. Braun, 9 of Fort Wayne passed away on the morning of Thursday, September 22, 2016 at her residence. Kaylee loved to watch movies and T.V. and enjoyed playing with her light up toys. She was a loving child that enjoyed listening to music, swimming and playing in the water. Her favorite stuffed animal was Elmo, and there was nothing that she loved more than when her sisters would read...
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Annabel Ring

April 24, 1923 - September 21, 2016

Annabel (Scher) Ring, 93 of Huntington passed away at 5:45 pm on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at the Parkview Regional Medical Ctr. Annabel had worked at the Huntington Hospital and Myers Funeral Home over the years. She was a 1941 graduate of Andrews High school and had attended Huntington College. She served her country in the US Navy during WWII, three years as a Hospital Corpsman and Dental...
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Mary Evelyn Engle

October 6, 1927 - September 18, 2016

Mary Engle, 88 of Marion passed away at 10:33 a.m. on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at the Millers Merry Manor in Huntington. Mary had worked for RCA in Marion for many years and was a member of the RCA Sympathy Club. Most recently she worked in the Deli at Marsh South in Marion. She loved her home and taking care of her yard, she also enjoyed Word Searches.Mary was born on October 6, 1927 in Marion...
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George L. Johns

September 16, 2016

George L. Johns, 90 of Huntington passed away at 3:00 am on Friday, September 16, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. George was a graduate of University of Illinois. He served his country in the U.S. Navy. He lived in Wisconsin and Illinois before moving to Huntington to work for Orton-McCullough Crane Co.. He worked at Knights of Columbus Insurance and as a driver for Pizza Hut. He was a...
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Raymond C. Johnson

October 7, 1937 - August 20, 2016

Raymond C. Johnson, 78 of Huntington passed away at 5:45 pm on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at his residence. Throughout his life Raymond worked many different professions. He worked as a postal carrier for the United States Postal service for 33 years, a driver for Huntington Area Transportation, a wood cutter, a farmer, and in construction for many years. Raymond was a 1955 graduate of Huntington...
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Amanda L. Diehl

April 16, 1979 - August 15, 2016

Amanda L. "Mandy" Diehl, 37 of Huntington passed away at 6:22 pm on Monday, August 15, 2016 at Parkview Regional Hospital. Mandy was a 1997 graduate of Huntington North High School and a 1999 graduate of Indiana Business College. She worked for Exponet as a job coordinator before working for Pathfinder Services for 15 years in Human Resources. She enjoyed volleyball, softball, camping and...
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John T. Frysinger

March 14, 1974 - July 31, 2016

John T. Frysinger, 42 of Huntington passed away at 4:15 pm on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. John was a 1992 graduate of Huntington North High School and was a 1996 graduate of University of Indianapolis with a Bachelor's Degree in Earth Science. John wrestled in Jr. High and High School and was on the wrestling team at University of Indianapolis. He had worked at...
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Karen L. Parsons

December 24, 1956 - July 28, 2016

Karen L. Parsons, 59 of Roanoke went home to be with her Lord and Savior at 8:54 am on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice. Karen loved being a wife, mom, and grandma. She most recently worked in the Huntington North High School Cafeteria as a substitute. She was devoted to her church, Pleasant Chapel United Methodist Church as a song leader, and choir member, and the Young...
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Virgil V. Leach

March 5, 1939 - July 27, 2016

Virgil V. Leach, 77 of Huntington passed away at 1:14 pm on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital. Virgil worked for many years as a welder for several different organizations. He enjoyed golfing and reading books.Virgil was born on March 5, 1939 in Uniondale, the son of Clayton and Bertha Leach.He was united in marriage to Patty Myers; she preceded him in death in 2007. He was formerly...
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Rosemary Wagner

July 26, 2016

Rosemary Wagner, 69 of Huntington passed away at 10:30 am on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Parkview Regional Hospital. Rosemary was a graduate of Northfield High School in Wabash. She had worked for the Free Health Clinic in Huntington. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.Rosemary was born on August 25, 1946 in Wabash, the daughter of James and Marjorie (Richardson) Saulmon.She was...
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David A. Ray

September 26, 1971 - July 25, 2016

David A. Ray, 44 of Roanoke passed away on July 25, 2016 in an automobile accident in Chicago. David was a 1990 graduate of Huntington North High School. He had worked for Sodexo at Huntington University for 16 years as the head chef. He was a member of the Bible Baptist Church in Huntington and was a devout Christian. He enjoyed Star Trek and anything Sci-Fi. He loved spending time with his...
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Arlene L. Hack

August 27, 1928 - July 21, 2016

.Arlene L. (Robrock) Hack, 87 of Huntington passed away at 2:10 pm on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Tipton Place. Arlene was a 1946 graduate of Huntington High School. She worked as a farm wife farming with her husband in Huntington and Whitley Counties for 56 years. She was a member of Evangelical United Methodist Church for over 75 years. Arlene enjoyed eating out, going to festivals, gardening...
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Joan Davis

May 1, 1936 - July 21, 2016

Joan Davis, 80 of Huntington passed away at 4:25 am on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice in Fort Wayne. Joan was self-employed for 15 years at Davis Bait & Tackle in Mt. Etna and also as a home health care provider. She was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church in Huntington.Joan was born on May 1, 1936 in Dresden, Tennessee, the daughter of Benjamin and Mary ...
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Marvin R. Langston

March 9, 1940 - July 15, 2016

Marvin R. Langston, 76 of Huntington passed away at 10:20 am on Friday, July 15, 2016 at his residence. Marvin was a lifetime farmer in Huntington County. He had worked at CNM Plating and then at BF Goodrich for over 30 years retiring in the late 90's. He was a 1958 graduate of Roanoke High School. He was U.S. Army Veteran serving from 1963 to 1965. He was a member of the American Legion Post...
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Lynett Thorn

November 27, 1922 - July 7, 2016

Lynett D. Thorn, 93 of Huntington passed away at 9:37 pm on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Lynett worked for the Whitelock press in her early years and finished her carerr as a care tacker. She loved jigsaw puzzles and enjoyed gardening.Lynette was born on November 27, 1922 in Huntington, the daughter of Frederick and Genevieve (Devoe) Stahl.She was united in marriage...
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Ellen C. Strandlund

March 28, 1927 - June 30, 2016

Ellen C. Strandlund, 89 of Huntington passed away at 8:12 pm on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at Miller's Merry Manor. Ellen was a 1945 graduate of High School in Pennsylvania. She received her bachelor's degree in education from West Chester University in 1948. Ellen taught school for 9 years, the first 8 years in Pennsylvania and then in Montana. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church. She...
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Helen L. Wintrode

May 17, 1916 - June 28, 2016

Helen L. Wintrode, 100 of Huntington passed away at 12:45 am on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Miller's Merry Manor. Helen was a 1934 graduate of Huntington High School. She had worked as a cashier at Frank's Grocery in Andrews for 25 years and was known as "The Candy Lady" to almost all the children in Andrews. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and was also an honorary member of the...
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Eleanor L. Mattern

July 31, 1924 - June 26, 2016

Eleanor L. Mattern 91 of Huntington passed away at 8:59 pm on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Norwood's Health and Rehabilitation Center. Eleanor was a 1942 graduate of Roann High School. She worked in production at Kraft Foods, Inc. She was a member of the Faith Community Church of God, Euchre Club, Grandmother's Club and Bonco Club.Eleanor was born on July 31, 1924 in Wabash, the daughter of Harold...
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Evangeline Boren

September 23, 1920 - June 26, 2016

Evangeline "Van" Boren, 95 of Huntington passed away at 4:56 am on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Van had worked for over 20 years at the General Electric Plant on Broadway in Fort Wayne. She retired in 1980. She had also worked at Farsworth Electric in Fort Wayne, Coil Engineering in Markle and Model Engineering in Huntington. She was a member of the VFW Post 2689...
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Frances M. Darland

July 19, 1920 - June 25, 2016

Frances M. Darland, 95 of Huntington passed away at 8:58 am on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Frances was a 1938 graduate of Crawfordsville High School. She worked for 23 years at Triad-Utrad/Magnetek in Huntington, retiring in 1985. She was a member of the Etna Avenue Wesleyan Church. She enjoyed camping and RVing.Frances was born on July 19, 1920 in Crawfordsville,...
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Jack L. Jacoby

September 22, 1925 - June 24, 2016

Jack L. Jacoby, 90 of Huntington passed away at 4:20 pm on Friday, June 24, 2016 at his residence. Jack served his country in the United States Army during WWII and received many prestigious awards. He worked at General Tire and Rockwell Engineering in Wabash before becoming a Certified Medical Aid. Jack loved doing jigsaw puzzles and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting, and...
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David L. Flora

September 1, 1941 - June 10, 2016

David L Flora, 74 of Huntington passed away at 8:38 pm on Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Heritage of Huntington. David battled Crohn's disease most of his adult life, and did so with quiet courage and dignity. He faced each medical crisis with strength, optimism, and his own sense of humor. He will be missed more than words can express. David was a 1961 graduate of Clear Creek High School and...
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Dorothy Demurray

February 18, 1920 - June 1, 2016

Dorothy (Bates) Demurray, 96 of Huntington passed away at 7:50 pm on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at Oakbrook Village. Dorothy had worked at Pyle Industries for 6 years, retiring in 1982. She was a member of the Bethesda Freewill Baptist Church in Andrews and was also affiliated with the Wabash Freewill Baptist Church. She was a member of the Ladies Disabled Veterans Auxiliary.Dorothy was born on...
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Winifred E. Smith

October 6, 1919 - May 31, 2016

Winifred E. "Winnie" Smith 96 of Huntington passed away at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Winnie was a 1938 graduate of Jefferson High School. She worked in food service at Huntington Memorial Hospital and Huntington County Community School Corporation. She retired after several years of employment. She was a member of the Salamonie Church of the Brethren and...
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Betty M. Staley

May 25, 1933 - May 27, 2016

Betty M. (Fisher) Staley 83 Passed away at 7:30 pm on Friday May 27, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital. She was a 1952 graduate of Anderson high school. Betty was a member of the grandmothers club and Trinity United Methodist Church. She worked as a cook at Victory Noll for several years and enjoyed puzzle books and rooting for the Chicago Cubs Betty was born on May 25, 1933 in Anderson, the daughter...
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Pamela K. Bedwell

August 21, 1965 - May 27, 2016

Pamela K. Bedwell, 50 of Huntington passed away at 5:00 AM on Friday, May 27, 2016 at Markle Health and Rehabilitation Center. Pam was a 1984 graduate of Huntington North High School. After graduating Pam worked for Wabash Magnetics for 23 years. She was a devoted member of the Roanoke Baptist Church and loved her church family very much. Pam and her family would like to thank Parkview...
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Julia A. Howett

May 27, 2016

Julie A. Howett, 74 formerly of Huntington passed away on Friday, May 27, 2016 at Grace Village Healthcare Center in Winona Lake. Julie was a 1959 graduate of Huntington High School and a 1963 graduate of Huntington College.Julie was born on August 28, 1941 in Huntington, the daughter of Ralph and Eileen (Wetters) Howett.Survivors include a sister: Donna Lee of Winona Lake; two nephews: Scott ...
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David Ellet

May 26, 2016

David L. Ellet, 81 formally of Huntington passed away at 5:05 pm on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at Peabody Retirement Home in North Manchester. David enjoyed boating and the lake. He was an avid Notre Dame fan and also enjoyed auto racing.David was born on May 20, 1935 in Huntington, the son of Nina (Shenefield) Ellet.He was united in marriage to Saundra S. Lee on June 20, 1959. She preceded him in...
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Lucille O. Pinkerton

January 5, 1924 - May 23, 2016

Lucille O. Pimkerton, 92 of Warren went to be with her Lord and Savior at 6:25 pm on Monday, May 23, 2016 at Heritage Pointe in Warren. Lucille was a 1942 graduate of Monument City High School. She worked as an LPN nurse at Marion General Hospital, retiring in 1973. She carried on her caregiving skills by taking care of her home, husband and grandchildren. She enjoyed tending to her flowers and...
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John Lewis Lloyd

May 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Myers Funeral Home, Huntington, IN.
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Randy W. Rodgers

February 10, 1960 - April 30, 2016

Randy W. Rodgers, 56 of Huntington passed away at 9:18 am on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital. Randy served his country in the United States Army. He was a roofer and he enjoyed fixing things. He enjoyed working on cars and motorcycles. He loved NASCAR and Jeff Gordon was his favorite driver. He was a very talented artist; he loved his children and grandchildren.Randy was born on...
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Patricia L. Johnson

April 26, 1936 - April 20, 2016

Patricia L. "Pat" Johnson, 79 of St. Cloud, Florida and formerly of Warren, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at The Terrace of St. Cloud. She spent her early life raised on the family farm. At age 14, she met the love of her life, Jack. They were married at age 19 and shared adventurous years of marriage together. Immediately following graduation, Pat and Jack moved to Texas where she...
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Robert L. Spath

June 29, 1934 - April 18, 2016

Robert L. "Bob" Spath, 81 of Fort Wayne and previously of Huntington passed away at 2:06 am on Monday, April 18, 2016 at Summit City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Bob was a 1953 graduate of Huntington High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served from 1953 - 1956. He was a "Body Man" for over 40 years working at Carnes Body Shop in Huntington, Hefner Chevrolet in Fort Wayne and his own...
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Carolyn A. Deeg

March 28, 1940 - April 15, 2016

Carolyn A. Deeg, 76 of Huntington passed away at 11:15 pm on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice. Carolyn was a graduate of Huntington High School. She had worked for several years at Triad-Utrad/Magnetek in Huntington. She later retired form Midwest Poultry in 2009. She enjoyed camping and fishing.Carolyn was born on March 28, 1940 in Huntington, the daughter of Charles and...
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Devota M. Smith

February 25, 1923 - April 14, 2016

Devota Maxine (Scott) Smith, 93 formerly of Andrews passed away at 11:16 am on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Norwood Health & Rehabilitation Center. Devota was a 1941 graduate of Andrews High School. During her long and blessed life she was a busy woman, working in and outside of home. She was employed in the cafeteria at Andrews High School, in the office at Schenkel's Dairy, clerical at...
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Alvin F. Ambler

July 9, 1924 - April 12, 2016

Alvin F. "Bud" Ambler, 91 of Huntington passed away at 11:47 am on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at The Heritage of Huntington. Bud was a 1942 graduate of Huntington High School. He attended Huntington College and finished his bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering at Tri-State University. He was a U.S. Air Force WII veteran; he was a B-24 bomber pilot from 1942 - 1946 and was in the Air Force...
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David I. Broom

November 19, 1944 - April 9, 2016

David I. Broom, 71 of Huntington passed away at 11:20 am on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at his residence. David was a 1962 graduate of Jefferson Township High School in Huntington County. He was a United States Navy veteran and was a member of the Huntington Eagle Lodge and the VFW Post 2689 of Huntington. He worked as a truck driver for many years, retiring in 2009.David was born on November 19,...
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Brian E. Eliot

May 21, 1945 - April 6, 2016

Brian E. Eliot, 70 of Warren passed away at 6:30 am on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at his residence. Brian was a 1963 graduate of Rock Creek High School. He served his country in the United States Air Force. He had worked at Bendix Corporation for 32 years. Brian enjoyed fishing, watching movies, being outdoors, and mushroom hunting and was an avid IU basketball fan.Brian was born on May 21, 1945 in...
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Michael E. Bruce

February 26, 1958 - April 4, 2016

Michael E. Bruce, 58 of Huntington passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016 at his residence. Michael was a 1976 graduate of Huntington North High School. He served in the United States Marines from 1979 - 1982. He had worked at Majestic Corporation in Huntington until its closure and had worked in the construction field for many years. He was a member of the American Legion Post 85 and was a member...
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Brian M. Houser

December 17, 1960 - March 28, 2016

Brian M. Houser, 55 of Huntington passed away at 12:05 pm on Monday, March 28, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice in Fort Wayne. Brian was a 1979 graduate of Huntington North High School. He had worked at PHD in Huntington for 29 years. He grew up on a farm and always had a passion for farming. He was a member of the Indiana Bass Master's for 23 years. He was an avid Colts fan, he loved the...
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Michael R. Rodenbeck

March 28, 1951 - March 27, 2016

Michael R. "Roady" Rodenbeck, 64 of Huntington passed away at 2:54 am on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Mike was a graduate of Huntington North High School. He worked at Brandt's Harley Davidson Shop in Wabash for over 25 years. He was a member of the Harley Davidson Hog Club; he loved riding his Harley.Mike was born on March 28, 1951 in Fort Wayne, the son of Donald and...
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Sharon Elaine Riggers

January 14, 1938 - March 20, 2016

Sharon Elaine (Jessee) Riggers, 78 of Huntington passed away at 3:57 pm on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Sharon was a 1956 graduate of Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses. She had worked in food service as a hostess at Parkview Huntington Hospital for 4 years, retiring in 2002. She was a certified nursing aid...
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Todd C. Shaw

May 10, 1963 - March 17, 2016

Todd C. Shaw, 52 of Columbia City passed away on March 17, 2016 at Simon Cancer Center at IU Medical Center in Indianapolis. Todd was a 1981 graduate of Huntington North High School and from Ball State University in 1985. He was employed at Zimmer-Biomet in Warsaw. He loved his children dearly and enjoyed living at the lake.Todd was born on May 10, 1963 in Huntington, the son of Thomas E. and...
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Patricia A. Heideman

February 19, 1944 - March 15, 2016

Patricia A. (Groff) Heideman, 72 of Huntington passed away at 9:45 pm on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at her residence. Patricia was a 1963 graduate of LaPorte High School and LPN Nursing School at Ivy Tech. She worked at Huntington Hospital where she enjoyed her passion for nursing for 35 years, retiring in 2007. She was a member of the St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Her grandson was her...
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Carl E. Heyde

March 8, 1937 - March 13, 2016

Carl E. Heyde, 79 of Huntington passed away at 8:56 pm on Sunday, March 13, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital. Carl was a 1955 graduate of Huntington High School. He had worked at Heyde Gas Station, Memcor/E-Systems and was founder and president of Miami Tool & Die, Inc. from 1969-2016. He was a United States Army Veteran, serving in the 14th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Fulda, Germany. He was a...
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Jack D. Hendricks

April 28, 1934 - March 11, 2016

Jack D. Hendricks, 81 of Huntington passed away at 12:05 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Parkview Huntington Hospital. Jack was a commercial pilot for Delta Airlines for 28 years retiring in 1994. Jack was a 1952 graduate of Huntington High school; he also attended Indiana Tech and the University of Wisconsin. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1963; he went through the Cadets...
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Bret A. Harvey

September 2, 1961 - March 7, 2016

Bret A. Harvey, 54 of Huntington passed away at 4:10 pm on Monday, March 7, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Bret was a 1980 graduate of Warsaw High School. He served in the Marine Corp from 1981 - 1985 and was stationed at 29 Palms, Okinawa and Camp Lejeune. He had worked in the orthopedic industry for 28 years. He had worked at Biomet, Zimmer, Oak View Tool, Fort Wayne Metals Research,...
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Gregory L. Adams

July 3, 1950 - March 6, 2016

Gregory L. Adams, 65 of Huntington passed away at home surrounded by his family at 10:50pm on Sunday, March 6, 2016. Greg had worked at Majestic Corporation for 24 years, retiring in 2008. He was a member of the Local 204 Sheet Metal Union and had served as a union official at Majestic. He loved to go camping and fishing.Gregory was born on July 3, 1950 in Wabash, Indiana, the son of Wayne B. and...
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John F. Wagner

October 4, 1924 - March 5, 2016

John F. Wagner, 91 of Huntington passed away at 7:44pm on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice. John worked as a pastor for several years. He was a member of College Park United Brethren Church. He loved his family and his dog.John was born on October 4, 1924 in Jersey City, New Jersey, the son of John C. and Berneta G. (Erickson) Wagner.He was united in marriage to Jean Carlson...
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Emily L. Catt

June 14, 1920 - March 2, 2016

Emily L. (Reitmeyer) Catt, 95 of Huntington passed away at 2:58am on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at the Norwood Health and Rehabilitation Center. Emily was a 1938 graduate of Decker High School in Decker, Indiana. She was self-employed in house cleaning for several years. She was a homemaker and loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Emily was a member of the St. Peter Evangelical...
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Gary L. Burkhart

November 30, 1943 - February 29, 2016

Gary L. Burkhart, 72 of Huntington passed away at 3:30 pm on Monday, February 29, 2016 at Specialty Hospital in Fort Wayne. Gary was a 1963 graduate of Clear Creek High School. He worked on a line crew for PSI/Cinergy for 36 ½ years, retiring in 2006. He was a member of the Clear Creek Church as well as American Legion Pots #7 and IBEW #1393. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren...
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Donald R. Williams

November 10, 1919 - February 22, 2016

Donald R. Williams, 96 of Huntington passed away at 2:15 am on Monday, February 22, 2016 at The Heritage of Huntington. Don was a 1938 graduate of Huntington High School, a 1943 graduate of Huntington College where he earned his Bachelor's Degree and a 1948 graduate of Ball State University where he received his Master's Degree. He was a WWII veteran who served from 1943 - 1946. He fought in...
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Ferris L. Small

August 30, 1929 - February 20, 2016

Ferris "FOD" L. Small 86 of LaFontaine passed away peacefully at his home on February 20, 2016. He graduated from Roseburg high school in Marion. Ferris was a hardworking man who spent his life as a dairy farmer and hauling milk as a truck driver. He was a member of Banquo Church.Ferris was born on August 30, 1929 a son of Luther H. and Dorothy (Cook) Small.He was united in marriage to Mary...
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Herman G. Ness

November 22, 1927 - February 17, 2016

Herman G. "Jack" Ness, 88 of Huntington passed away at 8:45 pm on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at Tipton Place. Jack was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in WWII with the 543rd Artillery Battalion overseas in Leyte. He was an active member and past Quarter Master of VFW Post 2689, American Legion and Knights of Columbus and was a member of the SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. He...
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Paula Gene Stoltz

March 12, 1939 - February 13, 2016

Paula G. Stoltz, 76 of Huntington passed away at 8:00 am on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at Tipton Place. Paula was a 1957 graduate of Roanoke High School. She had cleaned homes for many years. She was a member of the Sigma Gamma Phi Sorority for many years and was a member of American Legion Post 160 in Roanoke.Paula was born on March 12, 1939 in Huntington County, a daughter of Paul E. and Leona...
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Patrick Sheerin

November 26, 1964 - February 13, 2016

Patrick "Pat" Sheerin, 51 of Huntington passed away at 8:02 am on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at his residence. Pat enjoyed fishing, shooting pool and loved cooking. He enjoyed throwing gatherings and spending time with his family and his pets.Pat was born on November 26, 1964 in Fort Wayne, the son of John Sheerin and Lucy Gundy.He was preceded to heaven by his father, his mother and a sister:...
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Jody Lynn Skeens

January 15, 1971 - February 12, 2016

Jody L. (Gillespie) Skeens, 45 of Warsaw and formerly of Huntington passed away early Friday morning on February 12, 2016 at her residence. Jody attended Huntington North High School. She later received her GED. Jody was a homemaker. She was an avid fan of the NFL, especially Brett Favre and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Jody was a music lover and among her favorite bands were Breaking Benjamin,...
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James F. Marshall

January 1, 1942 - February 8, 2016

James "Jim" F. Marshall, 74 of Huntington passed away at 4:20 pm on Monday, February 8, 2016 at Oakbrook Village Nursing Center. Jim was a 1960 graduate of Liberty Center High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served from 1959 - 1962. Jim worked as a machinist at Dana Corporation; he retired in March of 1996 after 34 years. He was a member of the VFW Post #2689, American Legion Life Member...
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Edwin C. Bair

March 30, 1921 - February 4, 2016

Edwin C. Bair, 94 of Huntington passed away at 8:05 am on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice in Fort Wayne. Edwin attended Union High School. He served his country during WWII in the Pacific Theater where he fought his way through the Aleutian Islands. He received a Purple Heart during the fighting of the battle at Attu. He worked as a tool & die maker for 42 years,...
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Constance L. Schul

April 28, 1943 - February 3, 2016

Constance L. "Connie" Schul, 72 of Fort Wayne and formerly of Huntington passed away at 8:45 pm on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at the Englewood Health & Rehabilitation Center in Fort Wayne. Connie was a 1961 graduate of Fairfield High School in Fairfield, Ohio. She attended Western Michigan University. She worked as a secretary/bookkeeper/veterinarian assistant with her husband, George for 20...
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Marguerite Helene Westafer

December 10, 1922 - January 19, 2016

Marguerite Helene (Myers) Westafer, 93 of North Manchester and formerly of Huntington passed away on January 19, 2016 at the home of her daughter in Hudsonville, Michigan. Marguerite and her husband Ralph farmed for 15 years in Lancaster Township and then served as pastor for 25 years to churches in Silver Lake, Sims, Argos, Gas City and Bippus. After retiring, she and her husband served as...
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Georgia M. Williams

August 1, 1934 - January 12, 2016

Georgia M. Williams, 81 of Huntington passed away at 3:58 am on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Georgia was a 1952 graduate of Lancaster Township High School. She had worked at West Studio and in the office of the Caswell Runyan Factory both in Huntington. She later worked at Memcor, for 41 years until her retirement, at the time the factory closed in 1998. During much...
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Ned B. Keese

June 27, 1937 - January 5, 2016

Ned B. Keese, 78 of Huntington entered into eternal life peacefully at home at 5:10 pm on January 5, 2016. Ned served his country honorably in the United States Navy. He had worked for the United States Postal Service for over 30 years. He was a member of the Roanoke American Legion Post 160. Ned enjoyed traveling, helping his family and was a giving and loving soul.Ned was born on June 27, 1937...
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Carol A. Campbell

September 18, 1952 - December 26, 2015

Carol A. Campbell, 63 of Fort Wayne passed away at 11:08 pm on Saturday, December 26, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital. Carol was a graduate of Huntington North High School and later received her bachelor's degree from Ball State University. She worked in social work for many years, working at Johnny Appleseed and Bi-County Services. She retired from Your Friends and Neighbors after 25 years. She...
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Karen S. Anderson

October 3, 1960 - December 23, 2015

Karen S. Anderson, 55 of Huntington passed away at 2:39 am on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Karen received her CNA Certification and was on the Dean's List. She was CNA at Miller's Merry Manor and Norwood's Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was a member of Faith Community Church.Karen was born on October 3, 1960 in Inglewood, California, the daughter of...
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Madonna Lea Jeffers

July 21, 1939 - December 17, 2015

Madonna Lea (Foran) Jeffers, 76 of Huntington passed away at 9:30 pm on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at her residence. Madonna retired from Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters in December of 2008 where she served as the Administrator for the Victory Noll Sisters for 18 years. She was a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. She was a 27 year member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha International...
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Wilmer Q. France

September 19, 1925 - December 16, 2015

Wilmer Q. "Junior" France, Jr. of Huntington passed away at 3:55 pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at his residence at Tipton Place. Junior had worked as a foreman and night superintendent at United Technologies (formerly Essex) in Andrews for 24 years, retiring in June of 1994. He formerly worked at Schacht Rubber Company for 20 years. He was a life member of the Moose Lodge #1195 of Wabash...
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Todd Michael Hammel

August 7, 1977 - December 16, 2015

Todd Michael Hammel, 38 of LaFontaine passed away at 1:10 pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at his residence. Todd was a 1996 graduate of Huntington North High School. He had attended Huntington University. He received his paramedic's certification from the University of St. Francis; he received his master's degree from Indiana Tech in organizational leadership. He was an officer at the Fort...
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Harriet E. Zahm

April 26, 1922 - December 11, 2015

Harriet E. Zahm, 93 of Huntington passed away at 7:55 am on Friday, December 11, 2015 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Harriet was a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church where she had been an active volunteer for decades. She was past president of the SS Peter and Paul Rosary Sodality. Original owners of Miami Gardens, Huntington Bottle Gas Company, Huntington Heating, Parkmoor Fabric Care...
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Judith A. Highlen

October 12, 1940 - December 8, 2015

Judith A. "Judy" Highlen, 75 of Markle passed away at 9:30 pm on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at her residence. Judy worked as a server at Mary's Café, Gateway Inn, Richard's Restaurant and Davis Restaurant. She enjoyed gardening and working on ceramics. Judy was born on October 12, 1940 in Wells County, a daughter of Wayne and Mary (Barnes) Burnau.Survivors include two daughters: Rhonda...
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Rose Mary Harrison

November 27, 1939 - December 7, 2015

Rose M. Harrison, 76 of Alexandria and formerly of Huntington passed away on Monday, December 7, 2015 at her residence. Rose was a 1957 graduate of Van Buren High School. She had worked at the Majestic Corporation in Huntington for 25 years. She was a former member of Central Christian Church in Huntington and was a member of The First Christian Church in Summitville, Indiana. She loved to sew,...
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Patricia Ann Fox

September 21, 1935 - December 7, 2015

Patricia A. Fox, 80 of Huntington passed away at 4:00 am on Monday, December 7, 2015 at The Heritage of Huntington. Patricia was a 1953 graduate of Huntington Catholic High School. She had worked at Our Sunday Visitor and then at the Wabash County Hospital. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.Patricia was born on September 21, 1935 in Huntington, a daughter of Paul and Mary (Gephart)...
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Rachel Shively

November 22, 2015


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Alan Soyka

November 22, 2015

Alan D. Soyka, 55 of Fort Wayne passed away at 6:30 pm on November 27, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Mr. Soyka worked in construction.He was born on September 3, 1960 in Flint, Michigan.There were no visitations or funeral service.
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Lois V. Landrum

March 26, 1924 - November 20, 2015

Lois V. Landrum, 91 of Huntington passed away at 6:30 am on Friday, November 20, 2015 at Norwood Health & Rehabilitation Center. Lois attended Huntington Township High School. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church and the Union Home Economics Club. She enjoyed watching her son's and grandchildren play sports and she never missed a game.Lois was born on March 26, 1924 in Huntington,...
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Gordon Wendell Bell

December 30, 1922 - November 7, 2015

Gordon W. Bell, 92 of Huntington was released to his heavenly home at 9:32 pm on Saturday, November 7, 2015, at the home of his son and daughter-in-law Wesley and Jean Bell in Huntington. He is greatly missed by his four sons and their families. Gordon attended all twelve years of school in the Mineral Springs North Dakota School District where he graduated with two other members of his class in...
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Joyce A. Smith

May 16, 1938 - November 5, 2015

Joyce A. Smith, 77 of Huntington passed away at 10:24 am on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Joyce was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening and growing her own flowers and vegetables, she enjoyed canning the fruits of her labors. She loved listening to music and supported her late husband, James' country western band. She earned the nickname "Perky". She loved her...
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William H. Ambriole

January 12, 1925 - November 4, 2015

William H. "Bill" Ambriole, 90 of Huntington passed away at 4:24 am on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at Coventry Meadows Retirement Community. Bill was a 1943 graduate of Lafayette Central High School in Allen County. He was a member of Central Christian Church as wells as United REMC where he was on the board of directors and secretary for 10 years. He worked in maintenance at International...
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Wilbur B. Wilson

November 13, 1925 - October 26, 2015

Wilbur B. Wilson, 89 of North Manchester passed away at 8:15 am on Monday, October 26, 2015 at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester. Wilbur was a 1943 graduate of Flint High School. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps until 1946. He received his bachelor's degree from Indiana University in accounting. He worked at Majestic Corporation for over 40 years with his final...
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Terry Sargent

December 16, 1984 - October 23, 2015


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Terry L. Sargent

December 16, 1984 - October 23, 2015

Terry L. Sargent, 30 of Huntington passed away at 6:10 pm on Friday, October 23, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Terry enjoyed working on his mustang and spending time with his son. He enjoyed listening to music and was an avid movie buff and had a great movie collection. He loved to take walks and spend time with his family and was also an avid video gamer.Terry was born on December 16...
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Jason W. Ellet

March 9, 1979 - October 14, 2015

Jason W. Ellet, 36 of Lafayette passed away at 2:11 am on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette. He was employed at Wabash Center Inc. since 2010. He enjoyed sports and was an avid Colts and IU fan and he loved Harley's and bowling.Jason was born on March 9, 1979 in Huntington, the son of Wilbur D. and Mary L. (Lahr) Ellet.Survivors include his father: Wilbur...
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Heinz F. Bostel

July 12, 1923 - October 3, 2015

Heinz Frederick Bostel, 92 of Huntington passed away at 9:05 am on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice in Fort Wayne. Heinz was a lifelong resident of Huntington and was a 1941 graduate of Huntington High School. His early employment was at Caswell Runyan in personnel. He organized the pharmacy at Huntington Memorial Hospital. For 31 years he was in pharmaceutical sales with...
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Gerald E. Kramer

November 9, 1917 - October 2, 2015

Gerald E. Kramer, 97 of Huntington passed away at 5:02 pm on Friday, October 2, 2015 at Tipton Place. Gerald was a graduate of Huntington High School. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1941 - 1944. He worked for the Civilian Conservation Corp in Bluffton. Gerald was a member of the Huntington Masonic Lodge and the Huntington Shriner's. He was a member of the Fist United Church of Christ...
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Roxann K. Mosley

July 17, 1943 - September 23, 2015

Roxann K. Mosley, 72 of Fort Wayne passed away at 11:53 pm on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Heritage Park in Fort Wayne. Roxann was the owner of the Hawaiian Shaved Ice at Times Corners. She was a 50 year member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was a Girl Scout leader for more than 10 years. She was active in her church community.Roxann was born on July 17, 1943 in Enid, Oklahoma, a...
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Marvel E. Goodmiller

March 14, 1933 - September 23, 2015

Marvel E. Goodmiller, 82 of Huntington passed away at 12:20 am on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Marvel was a 1951 graduate of Rock Creek High School in Huntington County. She was a 1955 graduate of Manchester College where she earned her bachelor's degree and a 1967 graduate of St. Francis College where she earned her masters degree. Marvel taught elementary...
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Melvina Noethen

September 19, 2015


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Madelyn C. Slone

July 15, 1944 - September 19, 2015

Madelyn C. Slone, 72 of Huntington passed away at 6:45 pm on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at her residence. Madelyn was a homemaker, she enjoyed crocheting and she loved taking care of her family.Madelyn was born on July 15, 1944 in Apalachicola, Florida, a daughter of Charles and Aileen (Wagner) Kornmeyer.She was united in marriage to Earl Slone on July 14, 1962. Her husband survives.Additional...
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Barbara L. Johnson

August 8, 1936 - September 16, 2015

Barbara L. Johnson, 79 of Huntington passed away at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at The Heritage of Huntington. Barbara was a member of SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church where she was a member of the Rosary Society. She was a member of the Beta Chi Sorority, the National and Indiana Percheron Association as well as the Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club. She volunteered at the Dan Quayle...
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Ann Bowers

August 15, 1945 - September 15, 2015

Ann Bowers, 70 of Huntington passed away at 9:25 am on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice in Fort Wayne. Ann was a 1963 graduate of Huntington Township High School. She had worked as a beautician and formerly worked for Modern Molding in Markle. She had attended The Mission House Church of Huntington and formerly attended The First Church of the Nazarene in Huntington.She...
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Erma E. Miller

February 26, 1924 - September 13, 2015

Erma Eileen Miller, 91 formerly of Huntington passed away on September 13, 2015 at Carriage Hill Retirement Center in Bedford, Virginia. Erma was an avid supporter of the Salvation Army where she loved to play the piano. The family thanks the caregivers of both Valley View and Carriage Hill Retirement Centers for their kind, patient and a loving care.Erma was born on February 26, 1924 in...
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Sharon Marie Florey

October 29, 1930 - September 13, 2015

Sharon M. Florey, 84 formerly of Huntington passed away at 5:45 am on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at Peabody Retirement Community Health Center in North Manchester. Sharon was a 1948 graduate of Silver Lake High School. She was the clinic coordinator for Specialty Physicians Clinic at Huntington Hospital for 27 years. She was a past president of the Andrews Women's Lions Club and was a member of...
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Hobart E. Schacht

April 16, 1945 - September 5, 2015

Hobart E. Schacht Jr. 70, of Gas City passed away at 10:59 pm on Saturday September 5, 2015 at the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Hobart was a 1963 graduate of Huntington High School. He graduated from Huntington College with a degree in education, and later went on to receive his masters from Ball State University. In High School Hobart swam for the Huntington YMCA National...
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Judy A. Wiley

March 12, 1940 - August 26, 2015

Judy A. Wiley, 75 of Huntington passed away at 10:27 am on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Parkview Regional Hospital. Judy was a homemaker.She was born on March 12, 1940 in Marshall, Illinois, a daughter of Bert V. and Catherine Lucinda (Latin) Travoli.She was united in marriage to Donald R. Wiley on April 6, 1958 in Brazil, Indiana. Her husband survives.Additional survivors include a son: Brian R...
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George E. Kilander

March 21, 1937 - August 10, 2015

George Kilander, 78 formerly of Huntington passed away at 3:15 pm on Monday, August 10, 2015 at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester. George served in the United States Air Force. He was a member of the Foster Park Lions Club in Fort Wayne, the Eye Bank Association of America, and an 18 year member of the Indiana Lions Bank where he had held the offices of Secretary and Assistant...
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Georgia M. Sprague

August 8, 2015

Georgia M. (McPheron) Sprague, 51 of Huntington passed away at 10:50 am on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Georgia was a member of Banquo Christian Church. She enjoyed attending Lake Clare boat races and attended for over 25 years. She never knew a stranger and touched many hearts during her lifetime.Georgia was born on June 23, 1964 in Grant County, a daughter of...
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Lawrence E. Kennedy

January 15, 1918 - August 3, 2015

Lawrence Eugene Kennedy, Sr., 97 of Huntington passed away at 7:15 pm on Monday, August 3, 2015 at Parkview Huntington Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Lawrence served in the United States Army during WWII and served in the South Pacific. He had a yard grading business, and later retired from the US Postal Service in Huntington. He was a member of the Andrews Lions Club for 60 years and...
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Maxine M. Dinius

August 20, 1921 - July 23, 2015

Maxine M. (Jacobs) Dinius, 94 of Huntington passed away on July 23, 2015 in Michigan. We say goodbye to our beloved mother and grandma. Maxine was a bright light in a sometimes dark world. She was our teacher and never wavered as the foundation in our lives. She grounded us with love, she lifted us in loss. She set an example of love, strength and grace that will carry each of us forward, in our...
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Helen J. Carnes

February 18, 1928 - July 20, 2015

Helen J. "Nettie" Carnes, 87 of St. Petersburg, Florida and formerly of Huntington passed away at 8:52 pm on Monday, July 20, 2015 at Largo Medical Center in Florida. Helen was a graduate of Huntington High School. She had worked as the bookkeeper for Carnes Body Shop for many years. She was a past member of the Good Shepherd Church and Central Christian Church. She was a member of the Kappa...
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