Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Mary Jane West, 86, Decatur, passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born in Corn, Okla., Dec. 28, 1927, to the late Aaron and Mary Wiens.
She retired from General Electric.
Among survivors are four sons, Jim Berry of Sparks, Nev., Don West, Tony West and Jeff West of Decatur; two daughters, Jean (Troy) Roberts of Fort Wayne and Bev Berry of Decatur; 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchidren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Berneice A. Mailloux, 80, Monroe, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at her residence. She was born in Elliot, N.D., May 13, 1934, to the late Melvin and Noma (Imboden) Strahm. On Oct. 20, 1953, she married her husband of 60 years, Neil Mailloux; he survives.
She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and its Rosary Society. She was a homemaker and worked at C.T.S. for 17 years.
Susan Emma (Young) Miller, 67, Decatur and formerly of Huntington and Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Adams Woodcrest Retirement Community.
She was born in Huntington Friday, Aug. 15, 1947, to the late Harry Frederick and Lorene May (Williams) Young.
Noel Thomas Miller Jr., our dearly loved son, father, grandfather, brother and friend, passed away into the arms of Jesus his Savior after a valiant battle with cancer. He was 58 years young.
He was born in Van Wert Aug. 3, 1956, to Nancy Jane (Carson) Miller of Van Wert and the late Dr. Noel Thomas Miller.
Gloria M. Werling, 89, New Haven, died Sept. 6, 2014, at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
The New Haven native was a loving farm wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother whose lifelong mission was to serve her family. She was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in New Haven.
Among survivors are her son, Bill (Sandra) Werling; three grandsons, Jonathon (Traci), Joseph (Heidi) and Jason; five great-grandchildren, Madelyn, Morgun, Abby, Taylor and Christian of Decatur and Hoagland.
Mary J. West, 86, Berne, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & HIrschy Funeral Home
Joseph A. Fleming IV, 77, Decatur, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Myrtle Esther Seffernick, 91, Delphos, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at Vancrest Healthcare Center in Delphos.
She was born in Delphos Jan. 30, 1923, to the late Elvin and Lena (Carder) Allemeier. On May 25, 1940, she was united in marriage to Alfred B. Seffernick; he preceded her in death in 1988.
Myrtle retired from the Bending Company after 17 years. She was a housewife, mother of 10 and volunteered at the Thrift Shop. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
Phyllis A. (Rauch) DeKoninck, Fort Wayne and formerly of Decatur, died at 11 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, 2014, with all of her family by her side.
Howard D. “Howdy” Nussbaum, 86, Monroe, passed away Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Swiss Village in Berne.
He was born in Adams County March 24, 1928, to the late Edwin and Ora (Baumgartner) Nussbaum. On Jan. 10, 1953, Howdy married Eloise L. (Smith) Nussbaum. The couple enjoyed 61 years of marriage; she survives.