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Friday, October 15, 2021
Donna M. Bach
Donna M. Bach, 89 years old, a resident at St. Paul's Retirement Community, passed away on Friday morning, Oct. 8, 2021, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.Mrs. Bach was born on Sept. 27, 1932, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to the late Orville H. and Mabel (Boroff) Miller. She has lived... Read More
Palmer Funeral Homes - Guisinger Chapel
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Robert "Bob" Batzel
Robert (Bob) Batzel, 57, of Michigan City passed away peacefully at 2:16 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at Franciscan Health Michigan City.He was born Jan. 12, 1964, in Michigan City, Indiana, to Richard Batzel Sr. and Joyce (Craft) Batzel.Robert worked at Hearthside Foods Solutions... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Scott William Buehrer
Scott William Buehrer, 54, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at home.He was born May 23, 1967, in La Porte, Indiana, the son of Jack William Buehrer and Shirley A. (James) Buehrer.A lifelong resident of the area, Scott served in the United States Navy... Read More
Haverstock Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Charles Kranz
Charles E. "Chuck" Kranz, 76, of Michigan City passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at his home in Michigan City.Per his wishes there will be no viewing. A memorial mass will be held at Queen of All Saints Church on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, at 10 a.m. with Rev. David Kime officiating... Read More
Root Funeral Home Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Edwin Charles Mueller (Doc)
Edwin Charles Mueller (Doc) of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Dec. 28, 2020.A Celebration of Life will be held Oct. 21 from 4 to 7 p.m. at VFW Post 1130, McClung Rd., La Porte, 46350. Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Michael T. Parkman
Michael T. Parkman, 69, of Granger, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at 8:57 a.m. in Granger, Indiana.Private family services will be conducted with burial in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Michigan City, Indiana. Arrangements are being handled by the Ott/Haverstock... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Bernard F. Rasmussen
Bernard F. Rasmussen, 65, passed from this life into the next on Oct. 10, 2021. He is now reunited with his beloved Rose, who preceded him in death.Barney was a devoted father, son and brother, as well as a talented mechanical engineer and a literal embodiment of music. He was master... Read More
Palmer Funeral Homes - West Chapel
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Diana Lynn Stanton
Diana Lynn Stanton, 71, of New Carlisle, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021.Kaniewski Funeral Home, New Carlisle, Indiana, is handling arrangements. Read More
Kaniewski Funeral Homes Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2021.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Jude Ervin Hermsen (Amos)
Jude (Amos) Ervin Hermsen, 87, passed away on Oct. 7 after a three week struggle with a breakthrough COVID case at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton, Wisconsin.Jude was born in Little Chute, Wisconsin, on Nov. 2, 1933, and fondly remembered his youth and friends of Little Chute.... Read More
O'Connell Funeral Home - Little Chute
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 14, 2021.
Clement John Kniola
Clement John Kniola died on Oct. 10, 2021. He was 96 and a lifelong resident of Michigan City.He was born on Jan. 12, 1925, to John S. and Helen (Jarka) Kniola, who preceded him in death. On June 26, 1948, he married Margaret R. (Karm) Kniola, who preceded him in death on Nov. 6,... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 14, 2021.
Patricia L. Risner
Patricia L. Risner (nee Woodruff), age 77, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.Patricia was born on July 5, 1944, in Michigan City, Indiana, to Louis and Dorothy (Crawford) Woodruff, who preceded her in death.Patricia is survived by her children, Kenneth... Read More
Geisen-Carlisle Funeral & Cremation Services - Michigan City
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 14, 2021.
Dale Fredrick Stewart
Dale Fredrick Stewart, age 95, of Hoschton, Georgia, passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton after a short illness.Dale received his Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Colorado University, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical... Read More
Lawson Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 14, 2021.
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Dennis W. Poff
Dennis W. Poff, 67, of Michigan City passed away on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at home.Dennis leaves behind his children, Amber Poff (Luke Stigler), Matthew Poff, and Amy Shores, all of Michigan City; grandchildren, Weston Smith, Henry Stigler, Elliott Stigler, Payton Shores (Tyler Warth)... Read More
Geisen-Carlisle Funeral & Cremation Services - Michigan City
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 13, 2021.
Mary Helen Ungerank
Mary Helen Ungerank, 81, of La Porte passed away unexpectedly at her home in La Porte on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, at 11 a.m. at the Root Funeral Home. Viewing will be held on Saturday from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home.Mary Helen... Read More
Root Funeral Home Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 13, 2021.
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Elaine M. Lilley
Elaine M. Lilley, 82, of Michigan City passed away on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at Franciscan Health Center.Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Queen of All Saints Church. Private family burial will take place in St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Viewing... Read More
Root Funeral Home Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 12, 2021.
Liv Markle
Liv Markle (nee Ranes) lived a fruitful, happy life and passed peacefully at her home on July 31.She was greatly loved and will be sorely missed by her three sons, Erik Kittlaus, Dag Kittlaus (Leslie), and Aaron Markle (Amanda); her five grandchildren, Markus, Kaia, Henrik, Nash and... Read More
Geisen-Carlisle Funeral & Cremation Services - Michigan City
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 12, 2021.
Kathryn Theresa Zarr
Kathryn Theresa Zarr, 99, of La Porte passed away peacefully at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, in her home.Cremation will take place. A private celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., La Porte, 219-362-3100... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 12, 2021.
Monday, October 11, 2021
Veronica "Ronnie" Irvin
Veronica "Ronnie" Irvin accepted her call to her Heavenly Father on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021.Celebration of Life will be noon, Saturday, at Macedonia Church with Rev. Allen Briggs to give the eulogy. Burial will follow in Swan Lake Cemetery. Viewing will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the... Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 11, 2021.
Karen A. Keleher
Karen A. Keleher, 71, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.She was born on June 28, 1950, in Mishawaka, Indiana, to Loren and Ilean (Jones) Schultz.She graduated Plymouth High School, graduating class of 1968.In 1989 she met John Keleher in Michigan... Read More
Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 11, 2021.
Barbara Rose Smith (Povlock)
Barbara Rose (Povlock) Smith, 90, of La Porte, Indiana, went home to heaven Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, in her home.Barbara was born Sept. 3, 1931, in La Porte, Indiana, to the late Raymond and Josephine (Peterson) Povlock.On July 9, 1949, Barbara married the love of her life, Eugene... Read More
Essling Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 11, 2021.
Donna J. West
Donna J. West, 82, of Michigan City passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at the VNA Hospice Center in Valparaiso, Indiana.Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at 12 noon at the Root Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens. Viewing will... Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 11, 2021.
Friday, October 8, 2021
Sherrie Baker
Sherrie Baker, 69, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, at 10:06 a.m. in Aperion Care – Arbors Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana.Private family services will take place at Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Michigan City, Indiana. Arrangements are being handled... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 8, 2021.
Michael D. Wade
Michael D. Wade passed away Wednesday afternoon in Lafayette. He was 70.Mike served his country in the Army from 1971 to 1978, stationed in Germany and Korea. He worked on the Indiana Toll Road, retiring in 2014. He was a lifetime member of the D.A.V. He enjoyed bowling, playing pool... Read More
Burkhart Funeral Home - Crawfordsville
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 8, 2021.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
Maria J. Angelos
Maria Angelos of La Porte, Indiana, fell asleep in the Lord on Oct. 5, 2021.Maria was born in Doliana, a small village near Tripoli in the Peloponnese area of Greece, to Ioannis and Konstantína Katsianis.A beloved member of St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church in South Bend, Indiana,... Read More
Haverstock Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 7, 2021.
Sylvia Rai Littlejohn Jackson
Sylvia Rai Littlejohn Jackson was brought into the hands of Christine Free and James Littlejohn on April 28, 1967, in Michigan City, Indiana.As a child, Sylvia grew up with basketball ambitions as she was involved in basketball during elementary, middle and high school. Sylvia was... Read More
Coleman & Hicks Funeral Home and Crematory - Michigan City
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 7, 2021.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Rosabel W. "Rose" Dankert
Rosabel "Rose" W. Dankert of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, at 10:45 a.m. in Trail Creek Place, Michigan City, Indiana.There will be no visitation hours or services. Cremation will take place followed by private family burial. Arrangements are being handled... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 6, 2021.
D'Andre B. Mosley Luckett
D'Andre B. Mosley Luckett, 35, formerly of Michigan City, passed away on Sept. 25, 2021, in Sacramento, California.A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9, at 11 a.m. at New Covenant Outreach Ministries, 419 Grant St., Michigan City, Indiana, with viewing from 10-11... Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 6, 2021.
Scott Nowatzke
Scott Nowatzke, 59, of Michigan City passed away on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021, at Golden Living Fountainview Terrace in La Porte.Scott's wishes were to have no viewing or services. Private family burial will take place at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery.Root Funeral Home has been entrusted... Read More
Root Funeral Home Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 6, 2021.
Enola "Annie" Thorpe
Another angel has gone home. Enola "Annie" Thorpe, 84, of Michigan City passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at Franciscan Health Michigan City.Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at 12 noon at the Root Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Swan Lake... Read More
Root Funeral Home Inc
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 6, 2021.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Leroy Edinger Jr.
Leroy Edinger Jr., 76, of Lake Alfred, Florida, passed away Sept. 17, 2021, at AdventHealth, Connerton, Florida.Born May 30, 1945, Leroy was retired from Bethlehem Steel Burns Harbor. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, poker and NASCAR. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion and... Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Verla Jean Evans
Verla Jean Evans, 61, of Kingsford Heights, Indiana, passed away Saturday Oct. 2, 2021, at Franciscan Health Michigan City, Indiana.She was born June 22, 1960, in Elmira, New York, the daughter of Clyde Wayne Wells and Barbara Jean (Granville) Wells.Verla Jean moved to the La Porte... Read More
Haverstock Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Robert Merrill Hyatte
Robert Merrill Hyatte, 66, formerly of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Oct. 4, 2021, in Vero Beach, Florida.At the request of the family, services will be private. Condolences may be shared online at Millennium Cremation Service in Vero Beach, Florida. Read More
Millennium Cremation Service - Vero Beach
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Lynn Marie Pabis
Lynn Marie Pabis, 67, of Benton Harbor died Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at her home.Services celebrating her life will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, at the Fairplain Chapel of Florin Funeral Service in Benton Township. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart of Mary Cemetery in Silver... Read More
Fairplain Chapel of Florin Funeral Service
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Carol Jean Pacione
Carol Jean Pacione, 73, of Union Mills passed away unexpectedly at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, at Memorial Hospital in South Bend.She was born June 6, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois, to Gertrude Ivanic Stalls.Carol worked many years in the healthcare field. She started her love of... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
June L. Raska
June L. Raska, age 91, passed away on Oct. 3, 2021, at her daughter's home in Michigan City.June was born on Dec. 13, 1929, in Michigan City, Indiana, to John and Julia (Forrester) Michaels, who preceded her in death.June married the love of her life, Dale M. Raska, on July 19, 1947... Read More
Geisen-Carlisle Funeral & Cremation Services - Michigan City
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Gordon Joseph Slisher
Gordon Joseph Slisher, age 67, of Branson, Missouri, formerly of Michigan City, Indiana, walked up the stairway to heaven Sept 6 after a painful battle with cancer.He graduated from Chesterton high school in 1972. He has been employed the past 20 years in hotel service in Branson... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 5, 2021.
Monday, October 4, 2021
Jerry Lee Gunter
Jerry Lee Gunter, 53, of La Porte passed away on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at Northwest Health-La Porte.Jerry was born on Aug. 1, 1968, in La Porte, Indiana, to Donald Lee Gunter of McLeansboro, Illinois, and Eleanor Marie (Yagoda) Glenn of Fish Lake.On Sept. 5, 1992, in Kingsford Heights... Read More
Cutler Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 4, 2021.
Thomas C. Kalil
Thomas C. Kalil, 74, of Trail Creek, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at 6:34 a.m. in his home.Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, Indiana, with Rev. Gordon Kalil officiating... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 4, 2021.
Friday, October 1, 2021
Naomi Ainsley
Naomi Ainsley, 94, of La Porte passed away peacefully at 2:44 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, at Northwest Health-La Porte.She was born Dec. 5, 1926, in Taulbee, Kentucky, to George and Emma (Jacob) King.Naomi worked as a switchboard operator until her retirement. She enjoyed sewing... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 1, 2021.
Irene Claire Brinkman
Irene Claire Brinkman, 87, of Union Pier, Michigan, passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021.Irene was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on Dec. 6, 1933, to the late Margaret and Albert Youdell. She was a graduate of Kirtland High School in 1951... Read More
Starks Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Services - Sommerfeld Chapel
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch from Sep. 24 to Oct. 1, 2021.
Gary Fred Huskey
Gary Fred Huskey, 75, of La Porte went to heaven with his Lord and Savior at 1:55 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, in his home surrounded by his family. Those of us who have accepted Christ as our personal Lord and Savior said, "So Long" to him, not "Good-Bye."He was born May 4, 1946, in... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Oct. 1, 2021.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Charles R. Fawley
Charles R. Fawley, 71, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. in his home, surrounded by his family.A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. The Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Michigan City, Indiana, is handling arrangements.He... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 29, 2021.
Don Foldenauer
Don Foldenauer, 64, passed away Sept. 23, 2020.A memorial service celebrating his life will be held Saturday, Oct. 2, at Bluhm County Park, 3855 S. 1100 W. in Westville.Family and friends will gather from 3 p.m. till dark. Read More
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 29, 2021.
Martin Boyd Hayes
Martin Boyd Hayes, 80, entered into Heaven in the evening of Sept. 23, 2021.Martin was born Feb. 22, 1941, to Lee and Mary Louise Hayes in East Chicago, Indiana. Martin was a proud graduate of East Chicago Washington High School. He enlisted in the Air Force to fight in the Vietnam... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 29, 2021.
Suzanne Marie Peters-Trenter
Suzanne Marie Peters-Trenter, 73, of Peoria, Arizona, passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at Hospice of the Valley in Glendale, Arizona.She was born March 1, 1948, in Michigan City to the late Edward Peters Sr. and La Verne (Osos) Peters.Sue graduated from Indiana State University... Read More
Welsheimer Funeral Home - Downtown
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 29, 2021.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Eugene Homer "Gene" Koontz
Eugene "Gene" Homer Koontz, 91, of Union Mills, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021.Gene was born on March 26, 1930, in Westville, Indiana, to the late George and Pearl (Barnes) Koontz.On Oct. 27, 1951, Gene married his high school sweetheart, Marlene Jean Janisch, who preceded... Read More
Essling Funeral Home
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 28, 2021.
Monday, September 27, 2021
Mary "Kay" Huff
Mary "Kay" Huff, 75, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, at 7:52 a.m. in Franciscan Health Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana.Private family services will be held with burial to take place in St. Mary's Cemetery, Otis, Indiana. Arrangements are being... Read More
Ott/ Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Inc.
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 27, 2021.
Harriet Leah Strieter
Harriet Leah Strieter, age 87, of La Porte passed away Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021.Her life began Feb. 25, 1934, in Knoxville, Iowa, born to Harry "Bop" and Eyeleen Clemens.Everyone that knew Harriet loved her. She was kind, compassionate, and knew how to make people laugh and feel special... Read More
Wagner Family Funerals - Pobocik Chapel - Three Oaks
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 27, 2021.
Friday, September 24, 2021
Roberta Jean "Beamer" Flatt
Roberta "Beamer" Jean Flatt, 79, of La Porte passed away peacefully at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, at Miller's Health and Rehab, La Porte.She was born Nov. 8, 1941, in La Porte, Indiana, to Harold C. and Hilda C. (Murphy) Salzer.Beamer graduated from La Porte High School in... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 24, 2021.
Marcella G. "Marcey" Miller
Marcella "Marcey" G. Miller, 55, of Rolling Prairie passed away unexpectedly at 4:53 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at Community Hospital, Munster.She was born Sept. 7, 1966, in Valparaiso, Indiana, the youngest child of Harold and Martha (Breeden) Hawkins.Over the years she held positions... Read More
Lakeview Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in La Porte County Herald-Dispatch on Sep. 24, 2021.
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