Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Pauline C. “Polly” Huppert, 87, of Decatur, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Polly was born August 1, 1925, in Helena, Ark., to the late Paul B. and Virginia M. (Johnson) Collier.
She married Fred R. Huppert on June 18, 1947; he preceded her in death in 1988.
Ned W. Liechty, 62, Berne, died Wednesday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
Among survivors are his wife, Geney Liechty of Berne; two sons, Nathan (Sheri) Liechty of Bluffton and Luke Liechty of Berne; and a daughter, Elizabeth Liechty of Berne.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday at First Missionary Church. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will follow in MRE Cemetery in Berne.
Michael Razo, 46, of Decatur, died Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Meadowvale Nursing Home in Bluffton.
Mike was born on May 28, 1967, in Decatur to the late Genaro and Mary (Ortiz) Razo.
Mike was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus Msgr. J.J. Seimetz Countil 864. He had worked for Bi-County Services for 25 years.
Kevin Arvisais, 55, of Decatur, died at 3:19 a.m. Sunday, July 7, in El Paso, Texas.
Among survivors is his mother, Barbara Arvisais of Decatur.
There will be a private family service at a later date.
Ida L. Hodge, 93, of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Decatur, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville.
Ida was born on December 8, 1919, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to the late E.A. and Frances E. (Tomlinson) O’Dell.
On January 21, 1943, she married Aaron S. Hodge, Jr.; he preceded her in death on April 9, 2010.
Dessie M. Neuenschwander, 84, Berne, passed away on July 9, 2013, at the Adams Memorial Hospital.
Among survivors are her husband, Delmar; three sons, Don Neuenschwander, Doug (Joanne) Neuenschwander, both of Berne, and Dave (Christy) Neuenschwander of Warren, Ind.; three daughters, Dana (Kitt) McClung of Portland, Ind., Dian (David) Givens, and Daunita "Jo" (Kurt) Gerig, both of Berne; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Ida Lee Hodge, 93, of Evansville, formerly of Decatur, died Tuesday.
Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Robert Norman Kreager, 92, of Florida, formerly of Monroeville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Sturgill Hospice located in Brooksville, Fla.
Robert was born Saturday, October 23, 1920, in Monroeville, to the late Andrew Wilson and Frances (O'Shaughnessey) Kreager.
He married LaVonne Casselman on December 16, 1978, in Orlando, Fla.; she passed away on June 19, 2007.
Dessie Neuenschwander, 84, Berne, diedTuesday.
Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.
Jose D. Silva, 57, of Decatur, died Friday, July 5, 2013, at his resdience.
Among survivors are his son, Jose Luis Otero-Silva of Andrews, Texas.
Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, at St. Mary's Parish Hall.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.