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January 23rd

Randall P. Luther

January 23, 2013

    Rev. Randall P. Luther, 68, of Berne, died on Monday at his residence.
    Among survivors are his wife, Carol (King) Luther; son, Randall (Patty) Luther of Marysville, Ohio; daughter, Elizabeth (Shawn) McGue of Lima, Ohio; two stepsons, Chris (Maureen) Norton of Hudsonville, Mich., and Kenneth (Carla) Norton of Madison, Wis.;
    Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. on Thursday and 10-11 a.m. on Friday at Cross Community Church. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. at the church on Friday,.

Simon S. Schwartz

January 23, 2013

    Simon S. Schwartz, 39, of Monroe, passed away at 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at his residence.
    He was born on Friday, March 23, 1973, in Adams County to John N. and Suzanne E. (Troyer) Schwartz; they survive in Monroe.
    Mr. Schwartz was a member of the Old Order Amish.

January 22nd

John A. Burgin

January 22, 2013

    John A. Burgin, 59, of Decatur, died at his residence on January 20, 2013.
    He was born in Decatur on November 27, 1953, to James P. and Patty (Whitehead) Burgin.
    John was a cook for Casa D’Angelo in Fort Wayne.
    Among survivors are his four sons, Dan (Sarah) Burgin, Sam (Shanna) Burgin, Tim (Carrie) Burgin, all of Decatur, and Matt (Samantha) Burgin of Pleasant Mills; two brothers, Mike Burgin of Phoenix, Ariz., and Jim Burgin of Fort Wayne; and 14 grandchildren.

Nikki C. Daniels

January 22, 2013

    Nikki C. Daniels, 50, of Monroe, died Monday at Chalet Village in Berne.
    Among survivors are her mother, Donna M. Brock of Monroe, and two daughters, Holly N. Daniels and Heather M. Daniels, both of Decatur.
    Visitation will be from noon-2 p.m. on Thursday at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, also at the funeral home.
    Burial will follow in Ray Cemetery in Monroe.

Lucile C. Foor

January 22, 2013

    Lucile C. Foor, 99, of Decatur, died Monday.
    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

January 21st

Helen K. Bovine

January 21, 2013

    Helen K. Bovine, 73, Decatur, died Friday, January 18, 2013, at Swiss Village Retirement Center.
    Helen was born in Decatur on May 30, 1939, to the late Herbert T. and Cladie E. (Ramsey) Irwin.
    She retired after 40 years with Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
    Among survivors are her daughter, Theresa (Jerry) Kock of Decatur; three brothers; two sisters; two grandsons, Brandon J. and John W. Kock; and great-grandson, Alexander G. Hall.

John A. Burgin

January 21, 2013

    John A. Burgin, 59, Decatur, died January 20, 2013.
    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

Maxine N. Gephart

January 21, 2013

    Maxine N. Gephart, 91, of Lagrange, formerly of Decatur, died January 19, 2013, at Miller Merry Manor in Lagrange.
    Maxine was born in Adams County on September 28, 1921, to the late William M. and Aletha Florence (Roop) Noll.
    On November 30, 1963, she married Glen E. Gephart; he survives in Howe.
    Maxine was a homemaker and a member of the Women of the Moose.

January 17th

Clyde B. Augsburger

January 17, 2013

    Clyde B. Augsburger, 86, of Berne, died Tuesday at Swiss Village in Berne.
    Among survivors are his wife, Shirley; three daughters, Sue (David) Collins of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sally (Roland) DeRenzo of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Pamela (Lonnie) Evans of Alpharetta, Ga.
    Visitation will be from 12:30-2 p.m. on Saturday at the Swiss Village Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. at the chapel. Burial will be in MRECemetery in Berne.
  

Doris A. (Affolder) Zinn

January 17, 2013

    Doris A. (Affolder) Zinn, 89, Bluffton, formerly of Decatur, died on January 14, 2013, at Christian Care Retirement Community in Bluffton.
    Doris was born March 29, 1923, in Adams County to the late Lawrence and Goldie E. (Graham) Diehl.
    Her first husband was former Adams County sheriff Merle Affolder, who preceded her in death on September 10, 1992. She then married James Howard Zinn, who preceded her in death on June 22, 2000.
    Doris worked for CTS in Berne in Quality Control.

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