Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Dale C. Englehardt, 55, Marengo, died Dec. 15.
Among survivors are three daughters, Takoa (Jason) Banter of Berne, Cassi Miller of Bryant, and Kyli Miller of Pennville; three brothers, including Chris (Ginger) Englehardt of Berne; and four sisters.
Funeral services were held in Marengo on Dec. 17. Additional services were held Thursday at Glancy-Downing Funeral Home in Geneva.
Burial will be in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Bryant.
Eldon Hilty, 53, of Monroe, passed away at 12:23 a.m. on Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at his residence in Monroe. He was born on Saturday, Oct.14, 1961, in Monroe. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
He had worked for Hilty Home Sales for several years. Eldon had had a lifelong battle with muscular dystrophy.
Elmira R. Wulliman, 94, Berne, passed away on Dec. 19, 2014, at Swiss Village, where she was a resident. She was born on Aug. 28, 1920, to Herman and Lydia Neuenschwander Lehman in Adams County. She married Harry Wulliman on Feb. 4, 1941.
Cameron Allen Barnes, 25, of Decatur, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
He was born on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 1989, in Decatur, the son of Debra (Rauch) Barnes and Brian Barnes.
Cam was employed in the die cast department at FCC in Berne and had previously worked as a supervisor at Prestress Services Industries in Decatur.
Marjorie J. DeArmond, 93, Berne, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at Swiss Village, where she was a resident.
She was born to Clemet and Mahala Gottschalk on March 25, 1921, in Adams County. She married James DeArmond on Aug. 2, 1947.
She was a member of the First Missionary Church, Berne, and retired from General Electric of Fort Wayne with 39 years of service. Her hobbies included gardening and traveling.
Hazel M. Ellis, 98, of Monroeville, and formerly of Decatur, passed away on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at Adams Heritage in Monroeville.
She was born on Sunday, Dec. 19, 1915, in Paradise, Ky., the daughter of the late Oscar F. Buchanan and Belva R. (McCormick) Buchanan. She married Glenn L. Ellis on Feb. 19, 1938; he preceded her in death on March 11, 1987.
Tony L. Gerber, 50, Berne, passed away Dec. 16, 2014 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
He was born to James and Jeannine (Schultz) Gerber on April 1, 1964 in Adams County.
Survivors include; his mother, Jeannine of Berne; brother, Michael (Jamie) Gerber of Berne; sister, Teresa Ponder of Tampa Bay, Fla.; nephews Kadin and Jerrad Gerber; nieces Mara Myers, Caylin Ponder and Aubri Gerber; and great-nephew, Emmett Myers.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Herbert H. M. Goelz, 88, of Hoagland, passed away on Wednesday, Dec, 17, 2014, in the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
He was born on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1926, in Decatur, the son of the late William Goelz and Alma (Tewers) Goelz. He married Dorothy C. Knipstein on Nov. 4, 1951, in St. John Lutheran Church, Flatrock; she preceded him in death on Aug.9, 2014.
Larry Wittwer, 80, of Angola and longtime resident and business owner from Bluffton, passed away Monday, Dec. 8, near Walnut Creek, Calif., while on vacation visiting his son, Jerry.
Larry died from complications following emergency surgery the prior week.
Myles R. Anderson, 64, of Monroe, passed away Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital.
Myles was born on March 15, 1950, in Monroe to the late Dr. Ernest Anderson Jr. and Gertrude L. (Brandyberry) Anderson.
Myles was a 1968 graduate of Adams Central High School and a member of the Bridge Community Church in Decatur. He was employed by U.S. Postal Service as a rural route mail carrier. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp.