Archive - Obituary
March 18th, 2014
Lieu Ann Maxwell, 83, Berne, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, at Swiss Village Retirement Center in Berne.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda (Joe) L. Hedrick of Geneva; and a son John (Louise) E. Whitaker of Spearsville, La.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Swiss Village Retirement Community, Berne, with Pastor Barry McCune officiating.
Burial will be in Grave Lawn Cemetery in Fortville.
Alice L. Baumgartner, 83, Berne, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Chalet Village, Berne, where she resided since August 2011.
Alice was born Tuesday, May 6, 1930, in Willshire, Ohio, the daughter of the late John H. and Helen (Reichard) Young.
She married Dale F. Baumgartner Feb. 24, 1951, in Monroe; he passed away May 22, 1993.
Lieu Ann Maxwell, 83, Geneva, died Sunday at Swiss Village in Berne.
Arrangements are pending at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home.
Kimberly Lynn Nussbaum, 57, Columbia City, died Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Parkview Regional Hospital in Fort Wayne.â€¨
Kim is survived by her daughter, Victoria Plemons of Columbia City; and four brothers, Charles Burris of Columbus, Ohio, Don Burris and Mike (Mary) Burris of, both Bluffton, Ohio and Bob (Sheryl) of Rushville, Ohio.
Graveside services will be held at a later date at the Knoll Cemetery in Columbia City.â€¨
RuthAnn Penrod, 68, Decatur, passed away at 1:22 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, following a brief illness.
RuthAnn was born July 30, 1945, in Decatur, the daughter of Harold C. Hoffman, who died April 17, 2006, and Myrtle M. (Schrock) Hoffman, who died Jan. 5, 1965.
She married Richard L. Penrod April 6, 1979, in Washington D.C.; he survives.
RuthAnn was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints-Mormon, in Decatur.
Ina R. Nelson, 79, Bryant, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
She is survived by three sons, Jason (Judy) Combs of Bryant, Dan (Lynn) Combs of Lebanon, Tenn. and Steve (Kathi) Combs of Catlin, Ill.; two daughters, Lonna Combs and Tina Taylor, both of Tilton, Ill.; three brothers, Roger Garland of Danville, Ill., John Phillips, Oakwood, Ill. and Chris Herzog of Florida; and two sisters, Eva Lundy,Venice, Fla. and Bonnie Cisek of Florida.
Robert L. Nussbaum, 87, Berne, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Swiss Village in Berne.
Robert was born July 27, 1926, in Adams County, to the late Albert and Grace (Reinhard) Nussbaum.
He married Barbara Byerly July 9, 1949; she survives.
Gertrude L. “Trudy” Monroe, 92 of Bluffton, passed away at 12:02 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur.
Trudy was born Sept. 17, 1921, in Bluffton to Charles and Thelma (Robison) Barnes. She was a 1939 graduate of Bluffton High School and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Bluffton. Trudy has been a resident of Swiss Village in Berne since 2003.
Leona L. Lengerich, 85, Decatur, died Friday, March 7, 2014, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
Leona was born in Adams County, Sept. 9, 1928, to the late Alfred and Rose (Faurote) Rauch.
She married Leonard J. Lengerich Oct. 18, 1952; he survives after 61 years of marriage.
Leona was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and the Rosary Society. She was a homemaker.
Eugene R. "Hugo" Murchland, 90, Decatur, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his residence. â€¨ He was born Wednesday, June 27, 1923, in Dixon, the son of the late William B. and Amelia M. A. (Zimmerman) Murchland.