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August 13th

Elizabeth J. Zerkel

August 13, 2014

    Elizabeth J. “Betty” Zerkel, 94, Wakarusa, formerly of Decatur, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Wakarusa.
    Betty was born Jan. 17, 1920, in Livingston Manor, N.Y., to the late Harry and Pearl (Roosa) Stewart.
    She married Hubert Zerkel Jr. Nov. 24, 1943; he survives. 

August 12th

Elizabeth J. Zerkel

August 12, 2014

    Elizabeth J. "Betty" Zerkel, 94 of Wakarusa, formerly of Decatur, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

August 11th

Brenda L. Frisch

August 11, 2014

    Brenda L. Frisch, 62, passed away Aug. 8, 2014, after a 27-year battle with Crohns disease.
    Born in Decatur, Brenda was a district manager with Fort Wayne Newspapers.
  She enjoyed sewing for her family, making blankets for the needy and loved spending time with her grandkids.

Dorothy C. Goelz

August 11, 2014

    Dorothy C. Goelz, 86, Hoagland, passed away Aug. 9, 2014, in the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
    She was born April 21, 1928, in Allen County, the daughter of the late Carl “Charles” Knipstein and the late Anna (Molthan) Knipstein.
    She married Herbert M. Goelz on Nov. 4, 1951, in St. John Lutheran Church-Flatrock.
  Dorothy was a homemaker and a member of St. John Lutheran Church-Flatrock and the Ladies Aid of the church.

John M. Zuber

August 11, 2014

    John M. Zuber, 62, Decatur, passed away Aug. 9, 2014, in Decatur.
    He was born Dec. 29, 1951, in Fort Wayne, the son of the late James Zuber and Florine (Stoeckly) Zuber.  He married Sandy Peveler June 10, 2001, in Brown County.
  John was a member of New Beginnings Family Center in Decatur.
  He was employed for 43 years with American Electric Power as a serviceman.

Dr. H.S. Lee

August 11, 2014

    Dr. Hyung Soo Lee

    Dr. Hyung Soo "Terry" Lee, 74, a surgeon in Decatur for almost 40 years, passed away Aug. 7, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
    He was born July 21, 1940, to the late Chang Ho Lee and Bok Soon (Hong) Lee.
    He was married to Antoinette (Kim) Lee in June 1971 in New York City. The ceremony was presided by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale. She survives in Decatur.

Anna M. Spangler

August 11, 2014

Anna Marie Spangler, 77, rural Decatur, died Thursday Aug. 7, 2014 at her residence.
    Anna was born Aug. 1, 1937 in Adams County to the late Perry A. and Bessie G. (Irwin) Everett.
    She married Paul E. Spangler on Oct. 10, 1953.    
    Anna was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and the Rosary Society.
    She was also a member of the Tiger Lillies Ladies Club, Harley Owner Group, Gold Wing Road Riders Association and a life member of the NRA.

August 5th

John Dana Grose

August 5, 2014

    John Dana Grose Jr., 75, Decatur, died Aug. 1, 2014, in hospice following a long illness.
    He was born Nov. 25, 1938, at home in Lockwood, W.V., to the late Dana and Gay Thomas Grose.

Carl L. Robinson

August 5, 2014

    Carl L. Robinson, 77, Decatur, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at his residence.
    He was born in Portland Jan. 12, 1937, to the late John S. and Violet V. (Arnett) Robinson.
    On Dec. 1, 1956 he married Donna M. Trammel; she survives in Decatur.

Kinsley Grace Wagner

August 5, 2014

    Kinsley Grace Wagner, infant daughter of Jonathan and Cassandra (Buescher) Wagner of Cicero, was delivered into Jesus' arms Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Riverview Health in Noblesville. Stillborn at 37 weeks, our precious little girl was already part of our family even though she never took a breath.

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