Archive - Obituary
March 21st, 2012
Richard J. Alexander, 65, of Berne, died Tuesday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
Among survivors are his wife, Carol (Lawrence) Alexander of Berne and a son, Lee Alexander, Berne.
Visitation will be Friday at Yager-Kirchoffer Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m. Services and burial will be held at a later date in St. Augustine, Fla.
Barbara A. Geyer, 79, of Bluffton, a former longtime Adams County resident, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2012, in the Christian Care Retirement Community, Bluffton.
She was born on Wednesday, November 9, 1932, in Adams County, the daughter of the late Arthur J. and Anna M. (Burkhead) Hurst.
She married George J. Geyer on September 5, 1953, in Decatur.
Barbara was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Friedheim.
Loretta Hilty, one day old, of Geneva, died Sunday in Geneva.
She was the daughter of Martin Hilty and Rebecca J. (Wickey) Hilty of Geneva.
Among survivors are her parents; three brothers, Martin R. Hilty, Walter R. Hilty, and Leander R. Hilty, all of Geneva; three sisters, Rebecca R. Hilty, Susanna R. Hilty, and Lorene R. Hilty. all of Geneva;.
Visitation was from 9 a.m.-noon today. Services will be held at the same address at 2 p.m. today.
Jennie L. McCoy, 81, of Monroeville, passed away at 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, 2012, in the Parkview North Hospital.
Jennie was born on Sunday, August 3, 1930, in Antwerp, Ohio, the daughter of the late Sidney and Ethel (Laney) Carr. She married the late Daniel H. McCoy on June 21, 1947; he passed away on March 14, 2007.
Jennie was a homemaker and raised her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Allison M. Curtis, 23, of Geneva, died Friday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was the daughter of Thurman Curtis of Wells County and Ann (Robert) Bergman, of Geneva.
Among survivors are her mother and stepfather, Ann and Robert Bergman of Geneva; father Thurman Curtis of Wells County; grandfather Tom Hough of Geneva; grandmother Joyce Hough of Geneva; and sisters Kati Curtis of Geneva, Monica Curtis of Berne, and Shyler Bergman of Berne.
Herman W. Hammond, 87, a lifelong resident of Decatur, died at 5:56 p.m. Thursday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
Herman was very active in the Decatur Church of God, serving in various positions. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 43 of Adams County.
Herman worked with his brothers in Hammond Produce for many years and was the Washington Township Assessor for 12 years.
Jolene Joy Heyerly, 62, a longtime resident of Decatur, met her heavenly Father at 11:40 p.m. Thursday at her residence.
She was born in Wells County to Bernarr (Red) and Mary Meyer Biddle, both deceased. She married David A. Heyerly on June 16, 1968, in the Assembly of God Church, Fort Wayne.
Helen J. Meyer, 83, of Decatur, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012, at Lutheran Life Villages in FortWayne.
Helen was born on January 23, 1929, in Adams County to the late Florian and Bertha (Ulman) Geimer.
On May 13, 1950, she married Robert E. Meyer.
Daniel Alan Shoaf, 59, of Decatur, passed away at 6:50 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012, in the Lutheran Hospital of Indiana located in Fort Wayne, after suffering a stroke Sunday at his residence.
Dan was born on Sunday, June 29, 1952, in Decatur, the son of the late Earl and Harriet (Voglewede-Gilson) Shoaf.
He married Danene K. Thieme on October 27, 1974, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, rural Decatur; she survives.
Ina May Dormire, 82, of Uniondale, passed away on March 15, 2012, in Bluffton.