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Archive - 2014

June 3rd

Culpepper & Merriweather Circus performs in Berne

June 3, 2014

    The Berne Chamber of Commerce brought the circus to town Monday night. The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus gave two performances under the Big Top, with tight rope walkers, unicycle riders, ponies, lions clowns and contortionists delighting the crowds.

 

Film-making is planned as part of Sculpture Tour ‘14

June 3, 2014

    “The Old 27 Film Festival” will be held in coordination with the installation and unveiling of the Decatur Sculpture Tour June 13-14.
    The Old 27 Film Festival encourages film artists, novice and professional alike, to create films that include certain aspects of the sculpture tour and the city of Decatur while they carry their own distinct storyline or message. There is no charge for participation in this event.

Dean R. Singleton

June 3, 2014

    Dean R. Singleton, 64, rural Decatur, died Monday at the Adams Memorial Hospital.     Arrangements are pending at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur.

June 2nd

Joseph F. Kohne

June 2, 2014

    Joseph Francis Kohne, 73, Monroe, passed away Friday, May 30, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
    He was born Aug. 24, 1940, in Decatur, to the late William and Elizabeth (Kintz) Kohne.
    Joe married Karen K. Zimmerman Feb.10, 1962; she died May 24, 2000.
    He was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Msgr. J.J. Seimetz Council 864. Joe was a member of the American Legion Post 43. He was a self-employed farmer.

Parker A. Nash

June 2, 2014

    Parker Alexander Nash, infant son, was stillborn Friday, May 30, 2014 in Fort Wayne.
    He is survived by his parents Jarud N. and Jennifer L. (Steenburg) Nash of Markle; a brother, Logan J. Nash of Markle; and grandparents, Paul and Lynn Steenburg of Geneva.
    He was preceded is death by his grandmother, Amy Nash.
    Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the MRE Cemetery, Berne with Pastor Jerry Flueckiger officiating.

Emma K. Burkart

June 2, 2014

    Emma K. “Kate” Burkhart, 90, Decatur, died Friday, May 30, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
    She was born April 6, 1924, in Geneva, to the late Edward and Myrtle (Fogle) Fennig.
    She married Lester Burkhart on April 6, 1947; he preceded her in death May 7, 2012.
    Emma was a member of Zion United Church of Christ where she served on the Women’s Guild. She was a homemaker and worked at General Electric in Decatur and C.T.S. in Berne.

Mary C. Weber

June 2, 2014

    Mary C. Weber, 91, Decatur, died Thursday, May 29, 2014, at her residence.
    She was born Nov. 8, 1922, in Adams County, to the late Groce W. and Artis M. (Welker) Tope.
    She married her husband of 48 years, Joseph "Joe" A. Weber Nov. 25, 1965.
    Mary was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and the Elks Lodge Ladies Auxiliary.
    Survivors are a daughter, Kristina M. (Tim) Adams of Decatur; and four grandchildren.

ABATE bikers spend the afternoon in Decatur

June 2, 2014

Adams Central seniors celebrate

June 2, 2014

     There was no question how these young ladies felt as graduation ceremonies at Adams Central High School were held in the Hanger.
 

Valedictorian snaps "selfie" at BHS graduation

June 2, 2014

     Mikayla Voglewede snaps a “selfie” to capture the occasion during Bellmont High School’s proceedings.

 

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