Archive - Obituary
August 5th, 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.
Paul J. Coyne, 75, Monroeville, passed away at 6:05 p.m. Thursday, July 31, 2014, at his residence.
He married Judith A. Tackwell Aug. 16, 1974; she preceded him in death Oct. 19, 2010.
Among survivors are his sons, Matthew A. (Jennifer) Coyne of Fort Wayne; and Chad E. (Julie) Coyne of Monroeville; sisters, Geraldine Ehrsam of Danville; and Mary Brickley of Decatur; seven grandchildren, Maylen, Payton, Bennie and Jackson Coyne; Isaac, Cheyenne and Hannah Welch.
Herman B. Ottinger, 87, Berne, died Aug. 3, 2014. Arrangements pending at Haggar-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Carl L. Robinson, 77, Decatur, died Aug. 3, 2104. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Ronda Lou Cowans, 49, Decatur, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, on U.S. 27, north of Decatur, after being fatally injured in an automobile accident.
She was born Wednesday, April 28, 1965, in Bluffton, the daughter of Ronnie L. Swygart and the late Betty L. (Kitchen) Swygart. She married Tyler Cowans Dec. 31, 1994, in Decatur; he survives.
Dolores R. Kelley, 69, Decatur, passed away at 10:22 a.m. Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was born Monday, June 11, 1945, in Fort Wayne, to the late Charles and Lillian (Vent) Kelley.
Dolores was a member of Faith Chapel in Decatur. She was a homemaker and was also employed at the former Lakeside Nursing Home, Ideal Realty and Alma Plastics in Decatur.
Stephen Joseph Sutton, 73, Berne, passed away at 10:35 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
He was born March 18, 1941, in Decatur, to the late Jesse Cary and Margaret Regina Sutton.
He married the late Nanna Lee Aurand on Friday, Jan. 4, 1963, in Indianapolis.
Esther P. Young, 88, Bryant, passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Chalet Village in Berne.
She was born Sunday, Oct. 18, 1925, in Adams County, the daughter of the late Herbert and Ethel (Evans) Dailey.
She married her husband of 69 years, Harold Young, Oct. 30, 1944; he survives.
Esther was a former member of the Women of the Moose in Portland. She loved to do anything outdoors.
She retired in 1988 from CTS in Berne with 22 years of service.
Terry G. Hike II, 46, Fort Wayne, formerly of Decatur, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at his mother’s residence in Bluffton.
He was born Oct. 3, 1967, to Terry G. and Mary J. (Dyer) Hike.
Terry was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Decatur and was a 1986 graduate of Bellmont High School. He worked as a medical dialysis consultant. He was also a manager for Ammolite Jewels in St. Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Islands and in Skagway, Alaska.
Ronda L. Cowans, 49, Decatur was fatally injured in an automobile accident north of Decatur Sunday, July 28, 2014.
Arrangements are pending at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home in Decatur.