Archive - 2013 - Obituary
David A. Malone, 28, Decatur, died on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
He was born on June 5, 1985, to David P. Malone and Maurine A. Fidley.
He was a member of The Bridge and was a student at Ivy Tech. He was active in area bowling circles.
Among survivors are his mother and step-father, Kelly and Chris Carpenter of Decatur; a son, Bentley A. Malone (21 months); a brother, Chris Malone of Decatur; and a step-grandfather, Wayne Carpenter of Decatur.
Beverly K. Case, 72, Decatur died on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne as the result of a pedestrian-vehicle accident.
She was born in Decatur on November 16, 1940 to the late Gilbert and Norma (Wefel) Thieme. She married Bud E. Case on October 11, 1986. He survives.
Beverly was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and a former member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. She had worked for Heller Insurance Agency and Graber Insurance Agency.
Diann L. McBride, 72, of Wren, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 21,2013 at the Van Wert Impatient Hospice Center.
She was born on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1941 in Sidney, Ohio to the late Gerhard Meyer and the late Myrtle (Dull) Meyer. She married the late Philip T. McBride in Aug. of 1961, he passed away on June 9, 2001.
Diann was a member of Women of the Moose in Decatur and was a homemaker.
Rose E. Yoder, 96, of Berne, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at her daughter's residence.
She was born on Dec. 26, 1916 in Adams County to the late Jacob P. and Emily (Graber) Schwartz. She married the late Trueman E. Yoder on Jan. 30, 1941, he died in 1996.
Rose was a homemaker and an Old Order Amish.
Nancy E. Miracle, 66, of Berne, died Thursday, September 19, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home.
Dale E. Sapp, 85, of Decatur, died Friday, September 20, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Tamara L. Miller, 54, Decatur, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born in Decatur on Sunday, Feb. 8, 1959, to the late Robert Roebuck and Jane (Dick) Roebuck-DeRoo; her mother survives.
Tamara had been a CNA at Woodcrest Nursing Center for 11 years.
Sarah Margolis Ketron Robinson, 70, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Meadowview Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Dayton, Ky., on April 10, 1943, to the late Frank Ketron and Frances Glass Cummings.
Sarah attended New Life Fellowship Church.
John L. Scheimann, 82, of Mission, Texas, passed away on Sept. 11, 2013, in Brownsville, Texas.
John was born on May 6, 1931 to the late John and Margaret (Elliott) Scheimann. He married Lois Kitchen on Oct. 5, 1957. She survives in Mission.
John served in the U.S. Army. He owned and operated J & L Trucking in McAllen, Texas, and was still actively involved until shortly before his passing. He resided in Decatur for many years.
Gilbert D. Brookhart, 90, Fort Wayne, died September 13, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center.
Among survivors are his wife, Mary Anna (Johnson) Brookhart of Fort Wayne; three sons, James L. (Susan) Brookhart of Nixa, Mo., Steven E. (Carrie) Brookhart of Cadillac, Mich. and Kenneth W. (Jan) Brookhart of Fort Wayne; daughter, Pamela (Doug) Brookhart Wray of Indianapolis; 10 grandchildren, Eric, Jeff, Joel, Alison, Tricia, Ben, Gabe, Joe, Brandon, and Jason; and 16 great grandchildren.