Archive - Mar 2014 - Obituary
Raymond "Ray" Conrad, 76, Decatur, passed away at his residence March 20, 2014.
He was born April 16, 1937 in Allen County to Roy and Helen (Schroeder) Conrad.
He married Karin (Ohm) Conrad Oct. 30, 1958, in Berlin, Germany.
Terry L. Sieger, 66, Woodburn, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, in the Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.
He was born Tuesday, Aug. 5, 1947, in Fort Wayne, the son of the late Leon Sieger and Patricia (Gaffer) Sieger.
Terry married his first wife, Ann F. Adams Aug. 30, 1969; she passed away Jan. 2, 2000. Terry then married Lesa Hunt, his 13 years companion, Feb. 16, 2014; she survives.
Bruce F. Buckner, son of Gloria and the late Edward Buckner, passed away March 10, 2014 at Sonshine Hospital in Las Vegas.
He graduated from Bellmont High School class of 1972.
Bruce was a great drummer in many bands around Decatur. Most of all he was a true artist and will be sadly missed.
Lieu Ann Maxwell, 83, Berne, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, at Swiss Village Retirement Center in Berne.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda (Joe) L. Hedrick of Geneva; and a son John (Louise) E. Whitaker of Spearsville, La.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Swiss Village Retirement Community, Berne, with Pastor Barry McCune officiating.
Burial will be in Grave Lawn Cemetery in Fortville.
Alice L. Baumgartner, 83, Berne, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Chalet Village, Berne, where she resided since August 2011.
Alice was born Tuesday, May 6, 1930, in Willshire, Ohio, the daughter of the late John H. and Helen (Reichard) Young.
She married Dale F. Baumgartner Feb. 24, 1951, in Monroe; he passed away May 22, 1993.
Lieu Ann Maxwell, 83, Geneva, died Sunday at Swiss Village in Berne.
Arrangements are pending at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home.
Kimberly Lynn Nussbaum, 57, Columbia City, died Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Parkview Regional Hospital in Fort Wayne.â€¨
Kim is survived by her daughter, Victoria Plemons of Columbia City; and four brothers, Charles Burris of Columbus, Ohio, Don Burris and Mike (Mary) Burris of, both Bluffton, Ohio and Bob (Sheryl) of Rushville, Ohio.
Graveside services will be held at a later date at the Knoll Cemetery in Columbia City.â€¨
RuthAnn Penrod, 68, Decatur, passed away at 1:22 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, following a brief illness.
RuthAnn was born July 30, 1945, in Decatur, the daughter of Harold C. Hoffman, who died April 17, 2006, and Myrtle M. (Schrock) Hoffman, who died Jan. 5, 1965.
She married Richard L. Penrod April 6, 1979, in Washington D.C.; he survives.
RuthAnn was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints-Mormon, in Decatur.
Ina R. Nelson, 79, Bryant, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
She is survived by three sons, Jason (Judy) Combs of Bryant, Dan (Lynn) Combs of Lebanon, Tenn. and Steve (Kathi) Combs of Catlin, Ill.; two daughters, Lonna Combs and Tina Taylor, both of Tilton, Ill.; three brothers, Roger Garland of Danville, Ill., John Phillips, Oakwood, Ill. and Chris Herzog of Florida; and two sisters, Eva Lundy,Venice, Fla. and Bonnie Cisek of Florida.