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James Allen Bates
James Allen Bates, 86, Bourbon, died at 12:40 a.m. Monday at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He is survived by his children, James Bates Jr., Jo Bates, Judith Weissert and Jon Bates. Graveside service is at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery of Bourbon. King Memorial Home... Read More
KING MEMORIAL HOME
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 19, 2022.
Pamela M. Napier
Pamela M. DeBruler Napier, 77, Rochester, passed away at 5:05 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne. She was born Nov. 26, 1944, in Glasgow, Scotland, the daughter of Robert L. and Martha (Pollock) DeBruler. In August 2006 in Rochester, she married... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Jan. 18 to Jan. 19, 2022.
Bonnie Sherk
Bonnie Sherk, 77, Rochester, died at 8:10 a.m. Tuesday at Golden Living Center, Knox. Arrangements are pending at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester. Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 19, 2022.
Arlene Simpson
Arlene Simpson, 69, Kewanna, passed away at 3:40 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, at Woodlawn Hospital in Rochester. Born June 13, 1952, in Pineville, Ky., she was the daughter of the late James and Ollie (Clark) Simpson. Arlene formerly worked at Robinson's in Rochester and also at... Read More
Rans Funeral Chapel - Metzger Chapel
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 19, 2022.
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Mary D. Weirick
Mary D. Weirick, 84, Silver Lake, died at 7:25 a.m., Sunday at Parkview Randallia Hospital of Ft. Wayne. Survivors include her son Jeff Weirick, Claypool; and daughter Lee Kuhn, Claypool. Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday at Palestine Cemetery, Palestine. Hartzler... Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 18, 2022.
Saturday, January 15, 2022
Mary L. Brandenburg
Dec. 9, 1942 – Jan. 13, 2022 Mary L. Brandenburg, 87, Rochester, passed away at 8:00 A.M. Thursday, January 13, 2022, at Life Care Center of Rochester. On Dec, 9, 1942, Mary Louise was born to Milford English and Reba (Stockton) English. She grew up in Crawfordsville. On Sept.... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Jan. 14 to Jan. 15, 2022.
James Hudkins
James E. Hudkins, 68, Rochester, died Monday at his residence. Survivors include his father, Richard Hudkins; and half-sister Jane Schulburg. Service is at 1 p.m. Monday at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester. Visitation is two hours prior to the service. Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 15, 2022.
Bonnie Montgomery
Bonnie Montgomery, 92, Rochester, died at 8:51 p.m. Friday at Wynnfield Crossing, Rochester. Arrangements are pending at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester. Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 15, 2022.
Sherrill Marcel Wells
Sherrill Marcel Wells, 89, Akron, Indiana, peacefully passed away Jan. 10, 2022. She was born August 6, 1932 in Odon, to Ray and Hazel (Marshall) Tarvin. Sherrill moved from Linton, five years ago, and made Akron her home. In 1950, she graduated from Odon High School as class salutatorian... Read More
Earl-Love Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 15, 2022.
Friday, January 14, 2022
Steven P. Sundine
Steven P. Sundine, 73, Rochester, died at 12:03 p.m. Tuesday at Woodlawn Hospital. Survivors include his wife, Mary; mother Jean Sundine, Brownsburg; sister Becky Sundine, Brownsburg; and brother Cal Sundine, Plainfield. His funeral service is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Good Family Funeral... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 14, 2022.
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Lee D. McFarland
Lee D. McFarland, 44, Rochester, passed away at 9:23 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022 at his sister Jean's residence in Rochester. He was born Jan. 26, 1977 in Rochester, the son of Lowell D. and Evelyn M. (Swango) McFarland. Lee enjoyed watching professional wrestling, walking his dog... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2022.
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
John W. Dudgeon
Mr. John W. Dudgeon, 79, of Rochester, passed away at 6:33 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022, at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. On May 12, 1942, John Wayne was born to John M. and Ruth Esther Largen Hinkle. He grew up in Richland Township and was raised by his mother and Dewey Dudgeon... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 12, 2022.
Patrick J. Leslie
Patrick John Leslie, 67, Rochester, passed away at 9:51 p.m. Friday Dec. 31, 2021 at his residence with the love of family at his side. Don't cry for me; just always remember that I am now free. He was born Sept. 14, 1954 in Hastings, Minn., the son of Ralph and Betty (Morgan) Leslie... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Jan. 4 to Jan. 12, 2022.
Rick A. White
Rick Allen White, 53, Fort Wayne, passed away at 6:21 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at his residence. He was born April 11, 1968 in Fort Wayne, the son of Lester W. and Lou Ann (Dice) White. Rick had worked for Phelps Dodge in Fort Wayne, in commercial cleaning for medical buildings... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2022.
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
John W. Dudgeon
John W. Dudgeon, 79, Rochester, died at 6:33 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.5, 2022, at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. Left to cherish John's memory are two daughters, Lisa K. Wynn and Jackie Murray, both of Rochester; son Mike Dudgeon, Fairfax, Calif.. His visitation and service is 4-7... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 11, 2022.
Gary D. Gordon
The graveside funeral service for Gary D. Gordon, 64, Rochester, who died Dec. 10, 2021 at his residence, is at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Rochester IOOF Cemetery. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester. Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 11, 2022.
Archie Robert Hepler
Archie Robert Hepler, 58, Fulton, passed away at 11:28 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He was born March 5, 1963, in Camden, N.J. , the son of Archie Robert and Marie A. Hepler. He had been a contract painter, working across the country painting bridges... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Dec. 29, 2021 to Jan. 11, 2022.
Saturday, January 8, 2022
Gary D. Gordon
Mr. Gary D. Gordon, 64, Rochester, passed away Dec. 10, 2021 at his residence. On April 26, 1957, Gary David was born in Rochester, then was soon adopted by loving parents Lester William and Margaret Mary Maglecic Gordon. Gary grew up and attended the Rochester Schools and graduated... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 8, 2022.
Jay K. Lee
Jay K. Lee, 79, Kokomo, passed away at 4:45 am on Saturday Jan. 1, 2022, at his home. He was born in Akron, IN, on April 4, 1942, to the late Earl K. "Juggie" and Lauretta (Combs) Lee. On August 6, 1987, in Punta Gorda, FL. He married Teresa Kodrea, and she survives. Jay was a graduate... Read More
Shirley & Stout
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 8, 2022.
Vickie Rottmiller
Vickie L. Rottmiller, 68, Rochester, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center of Plymouth. Vickie was born the daughter of Dale and Marceline (Young) Workman April 18, 1953 in Kosciusko County. She graduated from Triton High School in 1971 and went... Read More
Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 8, 2022.
Thursday, January 6, 2022
Ruth P. Carrothers
Ruth P. Carrothers, 90, of Peru, passed away at 1:30 a.m.., Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022 at her residence. She was born in Macy, Dec. 20, 1931, the daughter of Lester and Chloe (Walker) Floyd. Ruth married Brice Carrothers on May 19, 1951 at the Gilead Ebenezer Church and he preceded... Read More
Eikenberry-Eddy Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 6, 2022.
Charles E. Dunnuck
The planned Saturday gatherings in memory of Charles E. Dunnuck, 74, Bourbon, who died at 12:15 p.m. Dec. 27, 2021 at Woodlawn Hospital have been postponed and will be rescheduled. Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron, is handling the arrangements. Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 6, 2022.
Janet Carol Oden
Janet Carol (Clark) Oden, 69, of Fountain, Colo., passed away Sunday Dec. 19, 2021. She was born April 19, 1952, in Rochester, to the late Jack L. and Barbara J. Clark. Janet graduated from Rochester High School in 1970 and then married her sweetheart that same year. Janet worked... Read More
Dove-Witt Family Mortuary
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 6, 2022.
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Glen H. Bartlett
Glen H. Bartlett, 86, of Macy, passed away at 2:23 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021 at Life Care Center of Rochester. On Sept. 10, 1935, Glen was born in the town of Birmingham in Miami County to Maurice and Mary Lucille Robins Bartlett. He graduated with the class of 1953 from Macy High... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Ronnie G. Bradley
Mr. Ronnie G. Bradley, 64, of Rochester, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away at 10:05 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at his home. This followed a valiant 11-month battle with cancer. On July 13, 1957, Ron was born in Burr Oak. In 1975 he graduated from Culver Community... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Charles E. Dunnuck
Charles E. Dunnuck, 74, Bourbon, died at 12:15 p.m. Dec. 27, 2021 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. Survivors include daughters, Kim Click of Milford, Shari Kreft, Leesburg, Michelle Nault, Rochester, and Angie Wright, North Carolina; sister Geneal Ecker, Plymouth; and brother Devon... Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Peggy Durkes
Peggy Durkes, 88, Rochester, died Dec. 19, 2021. Survivors include sister Donna Smith, Rochester; brother Bill Lebo, Gulfport, Miss.; children Linda Hudkins, Rochester, Sandy Callahan, Fowler, Brenda Spencer, Monticello, and Timothy Durkes, Rochester. Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Glenna J. Miller
Glenna June Miller, 92, former Rochester resident, died at 8 p.m. Dec. 21, 2021 at Creekside Village of Mishawaka. Survivors include her daughter, Janine O' Keefe, Mishawaka, and her nieces, Penny Becker Conover, Linda Becker Freels, Carol Miller Bibler, and Barbara Miller Hittle... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Lynn Nelson
Lynn Nelson, 83, Rochester, passed away at 7:42 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 1 , 2022, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He was born on Jan. 26 , 1938 in Rochester, the son of Elton and Elizabeth (Swartz) Nelson. On June 13 , 1959, in Milaca, Minn., he married Darlene M. Purdy and she survives... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Velma S. Rigney
Velma Sue Rigney, 81, Rochester, passed away at 3:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, at her residence. She was born Dec. 8, 1940, in Fulton County, the daughter of Omer "Bob" and Sara "Hazel" (Rockey) Zartman. On April 30, 1960, in Fulton, she married James E. Rigney and he survives... Read More
Zimmerman Bros Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Jan. 4, 2022.
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Lorrie E. Artist
Lorrie E. Artist 74, Rochester, passed away at 8:47 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021, at St. Vincent's Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born Jan. 2, 1947 in Hammond, the daughter of Albert Elvis and Marie (Pena) Cox. On April 4, 1983, in Whiting, she married James P. Artist and he survives... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Dec. 28 to Dec. 29, 2021.
Bradley J. Baker
Mr. Bradley J. "Bake" Baker, 67, of Rochester, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021. On Sept. 11, 1954, Brad was born in Fulton County. He was the treasured son of Lyman and Angelina Pafundi Baker. During his high school years Brad was involved in instrumental and... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 29, 2021.
Grace J. Holloway
Mrs. Grace J. Holloway, 83, of Rochester, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021 at Woodlawn Hospital. On March 18, 1938, Grace Julia Prevatte was born in Lumberton, N.C. She was the treasured daughter of Clarence R. and Lois Townsend Prevatte. Growing up she shared her childhood... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 29, 2021.
Joan Morris
Joan Morris, 58, of Rochester, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born on April 1, 1963, in South Bend, Joan was the daughter of John Sr. and Charlotte (Hill) Morris. She worked as production coordinator for Zimmer Biomet with 35 years of service... Read More
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapels - Warsaw
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 29, 2021.
Roger D. Muse
Roger D. Muse, 70, Rochester, passed away at 10:34 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He was born June 7, 1951 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Denver and Essie (Daulton) Muse. On Nov. 25, 1972, in Boswell, he married Patricia Foster and she survives. Roger... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Dec. 28 to Dec. 29, 2021.
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Bradley J. Baker
Bradley J. Baker, 67, Rochester, died Thursday. Survivors include his children, Anne Marie Baker of Fort Wayne, Christine Baker, Kellie Scobie, all of Rochester; and sister Cathy O'Neal, Independence, Mo. His funeral is at 2 p.m. Thursday at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Ronnie G. Bradley
Ronnie G. Bradley, 64, Rochester, died at 10:05 p.m. Thursday at his home. Survivors include his wife Treina; daughter Ashley Bradley-Witzberger, Indianapolis; and half sister Jenny Roberson, Vincennes. Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. January 8, 2021 at the Athens Hoover... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Sharon Sue Crispen
Sharon Sue Crispen, 62, of Macy passed away at 6:25 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021, at Duke's Memorial Hospital, Peru. On Nov. 8 1959, Sharon was born in Brunswick, Ga., to Burrell L. and Patsy Ruth Hodges Boatwright. Growing up, she shared her childhood with two sisters and a brother... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Lucile Doering
Lucile Doering, 96, Akron, died at 4:40 a.m. Monday at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. Arrangements are pending at Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron. Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Grace J. Holloway
Grace J. Holloway, 83, of Rochester, died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021, at Woodlawn Hospital. Survivors include her husband Bernie; and sons Dave Holloway, South Carolina, Gregory Holloway, Rochester. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester. Visitation... Read More
Good Family Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Jean L. Kuhn-Hatch
Jean Louise Kuhn-Hatch, age 98, North Manchester, died on Dec. 25, 2021 at 4 a.m. at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, where she had been a resident for nine years. She was born on Sep. 23, 1923, in Milford. Her parents were Joseph and Jeanette (Darkwood) Krauter. She... Read More
Earl-Love Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Jeffery D. McCroskey
Jeffery Dean McCroskey, 64, Rochester, passed away at 12:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester. He was born Aug. 16, 1957, in Rochester, the son of Wilbur Dean McCroskey and Marolyn (Dawson) Stemm. On Feb. 4, 1983, in Orrville, Ohio, he married Cathy Scott... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 28, 2021.
Elizabeth A. Schilling
Elizabeth A. Schilling, 28, Newark, Ohio, died Dec. 21, 2021. Survivors include her parents, Brian Schilling and Heather (White) Schilling, North Manchester, and brother Lucas Schilling, Indianapolis. Her funeral service is at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 30, at the Manchester Church of the... Read More
Mckee Mortuary
Published in The Rochester Sentinel from Dec. 24 to Dec. 28, 2021.
Thursday, December 23, 2021
Norma Moyer
Norma Moyer, 89, of Akron, and formerly of rural Macy, passed at 12:15 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021, at Peabody Retirement Community of North Manchester. Norma was born on June 19, 1932, in Warsaw, to the late J.D. and Bessie (Crist) Leiter. She married on Sept. 5, 1953, at Olive... Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 23, 2021.
Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Sally K. Charles
Sally K. Charles, 68, of Akron, and formerly of Kentucky, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2021, at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. Survivors include her husband Henry Charles, of Akron; twin children, Marianne Ooley, of Syracuse, and Terry Charles, of Rochester; sisters, Lacie Robinson and... Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 21, 2021.
Gail A. Urbin
Gail A. Urbin, 59, Rochester, passed away at 2:08 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at Indiana University Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. She was born on Oct. 2, 1962, in Rochester, the daughter of Gerald M. and Betty J. (Warfield) Urbin. On Dec. 8, 2007, in Rochester, she married John Kelley... Read More
Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 21, 2021.
Saturday, December 18, 2021
Eileen Gross
Eileen Gross, 99, passed away peacefully on Dec. 2, 2021, at home. Eileen was born to Raymond and Margaret (Bernhard) Smith Sept. 9, 1922, in Plymouth. After high school she graduated from beauty college and later worked at John Meck in Plymouth, testing crystals that were used in... Read More
Odom Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 18, 2021.
Phillip Maxwell
Phillip Maxwell, 74, recently of Maryland, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021, at his home in Midland, North Carolina. He was born in Lafayette Oct. 26, 1947, to the late Garland and Alyce (Zartman) Maxwell. His boyhood was spent in Fulton County. After graduation from Akron... Read More
Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 18, 2021.
Richard C. Rader
Richard C. "Dick" Rader, 97, of rural Akron, passed at 3:35 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021 at Peabody Retirement Community of North Manchester. Dick was born July 19, 1924, in Akron, to the late Ralph and Grace (Miller) Rader. He was married Nov. 18, 1945, in the Akron United Methodist... Read More
Hartzler Funeral Home
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 18, 2021.
Thursday, December 16, 2021
Rachel E. Kubley
Rachel Eloise Kubley, 81, of Bremen, passed away in Community Hospital of Bremen on December 14, 2021. Rachel was born on Dec. 2, 1940, in Peru, to the late Harley G. and Mabel (Dunn) Walters. On June 24, 1959, she married Ronald Owen Kubley. Rachel is the mother of three children... Read More
Mishler Funeral Home - Bremen
Published in The Rochester Sentinel on Dec. 16, 2021.
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