Archive - Obituary
October 6th, 2010
Erica C. Mattingly, 31, of Decatur, died at her residence on October 4, 2010.
She was born in Decatur on August 15, 1979, to Lawrence J. Mattingly Jr. and Carla J. (Chew) Mattingly.
Erica attended St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Decatur.
She was a former model with Onsite Modeling of Indianapolis.
She enjoyed helping care for her neighbors and enjoyed crafts and music.
Max Marshall McCrory, 91, of Montgomery, Michigan, died Monday morning at Country Meadows Adult Foster Care Home.
He was born on February 11, 1919, in Decatur to Ralph W. and Evelynn Marshall McCrory.
He married Billie Jean Krick on December 21, 1945, in Fort Wayne; she survives.
Thomas L. Johnson, 61, of Bluffton, died at 5:25 a.m. Sunday in Lutheran Hospital at Fort Wayne.
He was born on December 11, 1948, in Wells County to Eugene L. and Helen I. Diehl Johnson.
He married Carolyn "Sue" Betz on June 23, 1984, in Bluffton; she survives.
He worked 28 years for Fleetwood Enterprises at a motor home plant in Decatur.
Rev. Fuhrman P. Miller, 91, of Decatur, passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2010, at Woodcrest Retirement Community's Nursing Center in Decatur.
Born on February 24, 1919, in Celina, Ohio, to Clarence and Beulah (Fuhrman) Miller, he married Audra E. Coats on March 24, 1946 in Celina. She survives.
Kenneth E. "Kenny" Arnold, 90, of Geneva, died Thursday in Adams Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Geneva on July 29, 1920, to Herbert and Janie Irwin Arnold.
Among survivors are his second wife, Kay; two sons, Jerry Arnold of Bryant and Norman Arnold of Peoria, Illinois; two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Nancy) Dull of Geneva and Mrs. Sam (Patricia) Skinner of Albany,; one stepson, Rick Fravel of Monroe; and two stepdaughters, Becky Heyerly of Berne and Mrs. Mike (Lisa) Roderick of Rosedale, Indiana.
James M. Beer, 47, of Decatur, died Saturday in the nursing center at Woodcrest Retirement Community.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur.
Alexander Jacob Glant, one hour old, of Decatur, died at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis on Friday, October 1, 2010.
He was born to Jeffry A. and Amanda J. (Higginbotham) Glant.
Other survivors include a sister, Addison J. Glant of Decatur; grandparents Ted and Joy Higginbotham of Monroeville and Kevin and Marge Glant of Decatur; and great-grandparents Carol A. Glant of Ft. Wayne and Chester Higginbotham of Keavy, Kentucky.
Rev. Fuhrman P. Miller, 91, of Decatur, died on Sunday at the nursing center in Woodcrest Retirement Community. Arrangements are pending at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur.
Franklin T. Oliver, 89, of rural Monroe, died Thursday, September 30, 2010, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Frank was born on January 9, 1921, in Chapel, Nebraska, to Walter C. and Pearl I. (Strickler) Oliver.
On October 21, 1949, Frank married Elizabeth T. “Betty” Oliver and she preceded him in death on February 3, 2009.
Norma V. O'Shaughnessey, 87, formerly of Decatur, died at 12:30 a.m. Sunday in The Village of Heritage nursing home at Monroeville.
She was born on April 15, 1923, in Decatur to Herman N. and Abbie Uleman Meyer.
She married Robert C. O'Shaughnessey on May 8, 1948; he passed away on September 11, 1978.