Archive - Apr 18, 2012 - Obituary
Harley L. “Pete” Bergman, 77, Decatur, passed away at his residence on Monday, April 16, 2012.
Harley was born in Jay County on January 21, 1935, to the late Oren and Minnie (Huey) Bergman.
On January 21, 1964, he married Roberta G. Manning. She preceded him in death on November 2, 2007.
Harley worked in construction for 37 years for Habegger Construction as a skilled mason.
Norma Jean C. Byerley, 78, of Yoder, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Ossian Health Care.
She was born on April 3, 1934, in Ossian to the late Emil and Margaret (Hinck) Springer.
She was a lifelong homemaker, and was a member at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Thiele Road. She enjoyed spending time with, and caring for, her family.
Josephine M. Christner, 92, of rural Geneva, died Monday in her home.
She was born to the late Jacob F. and Margarette (Schwartz) Schwartz.
Among survivors are sons Samuel J. (Emma) Christner of Monroe; Jacob J. (Mary) Christner of Berne; Levi J. (Martha) Christner of Geneva; Margaret (Tobe) Wickey of Geneva; Lizzie (Martin) Schwartz of Geneva; Fannie (Menno N.) Schwartz of Monroe; and Rebecca (Jacob L.) Wickey of Decatur; 76 grandchildren and 253 great-grandchildren.
Wanda J. Eyanson, 86, of Decatur, died at 1:55 a.m., today in Adams Memorial Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.