Woodrow W. “Tom” Skillen, 95, of Peru, formerly of Star City, passed away at 2:55 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Blair Ridge Health Campus in Peru.
He was born Feb. 5, 1919, in Thornhope, to Willard and Lillian (Kochel) Skillen.
Tom married Genny Teske on Oct. 18, 1941, in Winamac. Genny survives.
Dr. Michael Joseph Rausch, 65, of Winamac, passed away at 9:37 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac.
He was born on Jan. 18, 1949, in Logansport, to the late Wilbert and Madelyn (Holbrook) Rausch.
Mike married Pamela Deafenbaugh on Sept. 8, 1984, in South Bend. She...
Steven George Fry, 70, of Waco, formerly of Winamac, passed away Saturday, Jan. 17.
Robert H. Grieger, 95, of North Judson, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Parkview Haven Retirement Community in Francesville.
He was born on Sept. 3, 1919, in Medaryville, to the late Lewis and Hanna (Robey) Grieger.
Robert and Edna Grieger married on Nov. 14, 1942, in North Judson.
Robert was a...
Richard A. “Rick” Kruger, 64, of Winamac, died Thursday, Jan. 15, at his residence.
He was born on Dec. 3, 1950, to Devon and Louise (Shepherd) Kruger.
Rick married Paula Henderson on Nov. 15, 2002. She died June 9, 2013.
Rick graduated from Francesville High School in 1969. He worked as a mechanic...
Leamon E. “Lum” Ackerman, 78, of Grass Creek, went home with his Lord and savior at 4:45 p.m., Monday, Jan. 12, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Logansport.
Born on Dec. 2, 1936, in Fox, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Arthur and Esther (Smith) Ackerman.
On May 13, 1967, he married Kathryn “Kathy”...
Donald Harold Berger, 58, of Granger, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 14, in Hospice House, South Bend.
Don was born on Dec. 3, 1956, in Winamac, to Donald Franklin Berger and Norma L. (Smith) Shidler. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald, and his stepfather, Jack Shidler.
On May 18, 1993...
Peggy J. Schultz, 76, of Francesville, passed away at 10 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 7, at Indiana University Health White Hospital in Monticello.
Rosemary C. Watts, 82, Winamac, passed away at 4:35 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 8, at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac.
She was born Aug. 24, 1932, in Star City, to John and Josephine (Winter) Hawkey.
Rosemary married Bill Watts on Aug. 5, 1966, in Mexico, Indiana. Bill survives.
August F. Ziebell Jr., 88, of Winamac, passed away Friday, Jan. 9, at 4:22 a.m. at his residence.
He was born Aug. 13, 1926, in Oaklawn, Illinois, to August and Elizabeth Anna (Evans) Ziebell.
Augie was married to Mary J. (Graves) Olds on Dec. 1, 1962. Mary died March 7, 2007.
Augie worked in the...