Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Aldine Moser, 101, of Bluffton, died Thursday, January 10, 2013, at the Christian Care Retirement Community.
She was born in Adams County on September 12, 1911, to the late Jacob Kaehr and Fannie Reinhard.
Aldine married Harold A. Moser on September 12, 1936, in Bluffton; he passed away on December 15, 1976.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Apostolic Christian Church.
Due to incorrect information provided to the newspaper, the wife of Chris L. Eicher was mistakenly named as Esther (Ruben) Eicher instead of Esther (Raber) Eicher in Thursday's edition.
Mary E. Howe, 87, of New Haven, died on January 9, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.
Born in Columbia City, she retired from General Electric. Among survivors are her daughter, Maxine (Jim) Bailey of Gobles, Mich.; three sons, Gaylord (Kay) Howe of Bluffton, Marvin (Juanita) Howe of Colorado Springs, Colo., Ivan (Sandra) Howe of Decatur; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Violet L. Smith, 94, Decatur, died Thursday night at Woodcrest Nursing Home.
Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy.
Lynn Martin Stucky, 75, of Beech Island, S.C., a former resident of Willshire, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013, in Aiken, S.C.
Lynn was born in Decatur on Monday, October 11, 1937, to the late Martin and Verona Loreen (Snyder) Stucky.
He married his former spouse, Marcia Merriman, on October 2, 1960, in the Union United Methodist Church outside of Willshire, Ohio; she survives.
Chris L. Eicher, 50, of Geneva, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013, in White Pigeon, Mich.
Among survivors are his wife, Esther (Ruben) Eicher of Geneva; six sons, Menno (Ruby) C. Eicher of Goshen, Daniel (Malinda) C. Eicher of Berne, Ernest (Elizabeth) C. Eicher and Chris (Freda) Eicher Jr., both of Macy, Ind., Henry Eicher of Geneva, John Miller of Wooster, Ohio; and daughter, Elizabeth (Luke) C. Shetler of Brinkhaven, Ohio.
Daniel C. Graber, 48, of Portland, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013, in White Pigeon, Mich.
Among survivors are his wife, Anna R. (Hilty) Graber of Portland; three daughters, Leah (Ernest) Eicher of Geneva, Elizabeth Graber, and Anna Graber, both of Portland; and three sons, Daniel, Chris, and David Graber, all of Portland.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. on Friday, January 11, and from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. on Saturday, January 12, at the Daniel C. Graber residence, 638 W - 400 N Portland.
Fred Haugk, 93, died December 29, 2012, at Martin Memorial Hospital in Stuart, Fla.
He was born in Ingalls, Ind.
Fred was a 1937 graduate of Anderson High School and attended Indiana University from 1937-1940.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in China during World War II.
Charles Albert "Al" Nunery, 93, of Indianapolis, former pastor of St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Decatur, died January 6.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. this Saturday at Leppert Mortuary at 740 E 86th St., Indianapolis.
Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Indianapolis.
Patricia J. Richards, 77, of Decatur, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home.
Pat was born in Geneva on February 19, 1935, to the late Woodrow W. and Vera D. (Anspaugh) Kelly.
She married Jack J. Richards on October 30, 1954; he preceded her in death in 1980.
Pat attended Cornerstone Community Church and was a member of the former United Brethren Women’s Mission Fellowship. She was Activity Director for Adams Memorial Hospital.