DAVID ANGELO SMITH
July 26, 2008
VISITATION: 5-7PM EDT THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2008
SERVICE: 7PM EDT THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2008
David Angelo Smith, 38, of 200 Brazoswood, Apt. 2723, Clute, TX, passed away at 8:00 AM Monday, June 2, 2008 in his residence.
He was born November 1, 1969, in Suffolk, VA, to Billy and Lilly Parker Smith.
Angelo was a Winamac resident for 28 years. He was a graduate of Winamac High School. In high school he played football and was a wrestler. Angelo was a member of the Pro Bass Club. He was an outdorsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting. Angelo loved spending time with his children and his nieces and nephews. Angelo moved to Texas to work construction jobs.
Survivors include Courtney Smith, Ohio - Daughter
Ashton Smith, Ohio - Son
Kylie Martin, Rochester, IN - Daughter
Doris H. Moss, Wheatland, IN - Sister
Bea I. Braun, Winamac, IN - Sister
Wiona L. Dyke, Winamac, IN - Sister
William G. Smith, Suffolk, VA - Brother
Millard R. Smith, Star City, IN - Brother
Preceded in death by
Billy Gene Smith - Father
Lilly Parker Smith - Mother
Albert Lewis Smith - Brother
A Memorial Service will be held at 7 PM EDT Thursday, July 31, 2008, in Frain Mortuary, Winamac.
Friends may call 5-7 PM EDT Thursday, July 31, 2008 at Frain Mortuary.
Memorial Contributions may be given to: Family
LAWRENCE JOSEPH PERRY SR.
July 25, 2008
VISITATION: 3-8PM EDT SUNDAY, JULY 27, 2008
SERVICE: 10:30AM EDT MONDAY, JULY 28, 2008
Lawrence Joseph Perry, Sr., 90, of 5276 East 200 South, Kewanna, IN, passed away at 7:40 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2008, at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac, IN.
He was born Dec. 16, 1917, in Pulaski County, IN, to Leujay Perry and Bertha (Lebold) Perry, who preceded him in death.
He was raised in Harrison Township, Pulaski County and attended school in Harrison Township, where he later made his home. In Nov. 3, 1942, he married Mary Jane (Brucker) Perry at St. Anneís Church in Monterey, IN, who survives him.
He was a successful and hardworking farmer for 31 years on a farm that has been in the family name for 90 years. Lawrence designed and helped build his home and all his farm buildings.
Lawrence was a foreman for the Indiana Department of Transportation from 1969 to 1978 after retiring from farming. For four years he was Harrison Township trustee.
He enjoyed and made many family trips to the western states, particularly the Rocky Mountain area. Many family fishing trips were made to Minnesota with his father and later with his children.
He and his wife owned Maple Corner Antiques and exhibited at many in-state and out-of-state antique shows. They particularly enjoyed fine antique china and primitives.
Lawrence and his wife were active members of St. Annís Catholic Church in Kewanna, IN and are members of St. Peterís Catholic Church in Winamac, IN, where he was a past member of the Parish Council.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven children, James (Mary Gudas) Perry of Piqua, Ohio, Rosemary (Stephen) Perry-Hessong of West Lafayette, IN, Albert (Joyce Matteson) Perry of Evansville, IN, Michael ďMickĒ Perry, Sr. of Winamac, IN, Marilyn (Duane) Galbreath of Vonore, TN, Kathleen (James) Weidner of Salem, IL, and Jane (Ron) Becker of Zionsville, IN; 20 grandchildren, Mary Eileen Miller, Lawrence Joseph Perry III, Christine Gladden, Theresa Whalen, Wayne Perry, Diana Perry, Michelle Perry, Michael Yoder, Lesly Norris, Christopher Perry, John Perry, Jennifer Gilliam, Stephanie Lemberis, Michael Perry Jr., Duane Galbreath Jr., Allison Galbreath, Lydia Weidner, Jack Weidner, Hannah Becker and Erica Becker; 20 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by two sisters, Anna Parcel of Winamac, IN and Theresa (Lloyd) Banks of Culver, IN.
He was preceded in death by one son, Lawrence Joseph Perry Jr.; one grandson, Mark Perry; three sisters, Viola (Eugene) Smith, Mabel (Robert) Cecrle, Helen (Isadore) Crist; and one brother, Charles Perry.
Visitation will be held Sunday, July 27th from 3 to 8 p.m. EDT at Frain Mortuary, Winamac, IN. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 28th at 10:30 a.m. EDT at St. Peterís Catholic Church in Winamac, IN. Burial will follow in St. Peterís Catholic Cemetery in Winamac, IN
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to any of the following charities: Pulaski County Public Library, Ancilla College, St. Peterís Catholic Church, or - Sisters of Poor Clare, Belleville, IL.
MARY E. BALCUINAS
July 22, 2008
VISITATION: 3-8 PM EDT THURSDAY, JULY 24, 2008
SERVICES: 11 AM EDT FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2008
Mary E. Balciunas, 84, of 8456 Saratoga Drive, Lambertville, MI, formerly of Winamac, IN., passed away at 6:30 PM Monday, July 21, 2008 at St. Anne Mercy Hospital in Toledo, OH.
She was born August 30, 1923, in Crookston , MN, to Harry and Adelaid Street Chase. Mary was married to Vytol "Vito" Balciunas on June 2, 1943 in Chicago, IL. He died on December 10, 1967. Mary was a member of the First Baptist Church in Winamac, IN. She and her husband had operated a grocery in Ripley, IN. She had worked at the Dairy Barn, Ace Hardware and the Coast to Coast Hardware in Winamac. IN Mary enjoyed shopping, reading and serving her church.
Sandra (Mark) Shedrow, Winamac, IN - Daughter & son-in-law
Joanne (Demetrius) Anagnostu, Lambertville, MI - Daughter & son-in-law
Geoffrey Schandler - Grandchild
Stacy Kosiak - Grandchild
Ashley Shedrow - Grandchild
Afton Anagnostu - Grandchild
Summer Anagnostu - Grandchild
Lacey Anagnostu - Grandchild
Dorothy Gengler, St. Louis, MO - Sister
Doris Billings, Derkes, AR - Sister
She was preceded in death by
Harry Sheff Chase - Father
Adelaid Street Chase - Mother
Vytol "Vito" J. Balciunas - Husband
Nancy Schandler - Daughter
Mildred Deloria - Sister
Hariet Ploor - Sister
Eleanor Lincoln - Sister
Robert Chase - Brother
Harry "Bud" Chase - Brother
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM EDT Friday, July 25, 2008, in First Baptist Church, Winamac, with Pastor Mark Pilger officiating. Burial will take place in the Winamac Cemetery located at Winamac, IN
Friends may call 3-8 PM EDT Thursday, July 24, 2008 at Frain Mortuary and one hour prior to services at the church on Friday
Memorial Contributions may be given to the First Baptist Church.
ROBERT W. KIRK
July 20, 2008
VISITATION; 2-8 PM EDT TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2008
SERVICES: 11 AM EDT WEDNESDAY, JULY 23, 2008
Robert W. Kirk, 66, of 2730 E 600 N, Monterey, IN, passed away at 9:40 AM Sunday, July 20, 2008 at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, IN.
He was born March 24, 1942, in Louisville, KY, to William and Elsie Steff Kirk. He married Marie Tesseman on August 24, 1967 in Hammond, IN. Marie died on February 3, 2003. Robert was a member of the Bible Baptist Church in Knox, IN. He worked as a machinist at Winamac Coil Spring in Kewanna, IN. Robert enjoyed playing guitar, singing, fishing and gardening. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He enjoyed joking and kidding with friends and family. Robert will be greatly missed by his friends and family.
Katherine (Arthur) Navarrete, Midland, TX - Daughter
Glenda F. Kirk, Owensboro, KY - Daughter
Thomas William Chumley, Monterey, IN - Son
Sharon Renee ( Kevin) Schlemmer, Owensboro, KY - Daughter
James Theodore (Pamela) Chumley, Winamac, IN - Son
Synthia Marie (Gary) Clingler, Rochester, IN - Daughter
Candy Lyn( Gary) Weaver, Monterey, IN - Daughter
Bobbie Kaye( Tony) Edmondson, Rochester, IN - Daughter
Charles Kirk, Hobart, IN - Brother
Brenda (Bob) Conley, Morocco, IN - Sister
David Wayne (Sharon) Kirk, Murray, KY - Brother
Sheila (Kenny)Richardson, Hawesville, KY sister
27 - Grandchildren
He was preceded in death by
Marie Tesseman Kirk wife
William Curtis Kirk - Father
Elsie Aline Steff Kirk - Mother
David Lee Kirk - Brother
2 Great grandchildren
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM EDT Wednesday, July 23, 2008, in Frain Mortuary, Winamac, with Pastor James Adcock officiating.
Burial will take place in the Riverbank Cemetery located at Winamac, IN
Friends may call 2-8 PM EDT Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at Frain Mortuary.
Memorial Contributions may be given to: Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, IN or the Bible Baptist Church Building Fund
July 15, 2008
VISITATION: 4-9PM EDT FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2008
SERVICES: 10AM EDT SATURDAY, JULY 19, 2008
Opal Clark, 78, of 211 South Madison Street, Medaryville, IN, passed away at 7:20 PM Tuesday, July 15, 2008 at her residence in Medaryville, IN.
She was born May 22, 1930, in Waldo, KY, to Floyd and Goldie Wireman Wireman.
She was married to Otto Joseph Clark Jr. on Jan. 15, 1955 in North Judson, IN. He died on June 2, 2001.
She attended the Medaryville Assembly of God Church.
She lived most of her life in Medaryville.
She retired from the Medaryville Garment Factory.
She loved to travel and enjoyed taking pictures.
Survivors include Gary J. (Fran) Clark, Ladson, SC - Son
Mike (Donna Joy) Clark, Winamac, IN - Son
Melissa (Matt) Hardman, Anderson, IN - Granddaughter
Chad (Karen) Clark, Winamac, IN - Grandson
Austin Clark, Winamac, IN - Grandson
4 Great - Grandchildren
Jean Ann Wireman, Walkerton, IN - Sister
Betty Jo (David) Williams, Medaryville, IN - Sister
Donna Wireman, North Judson, IN - Sister
Floyd "Jay" Wireman Jr., Knox, IN - Brother
Preceded in death by
Floyd Wireman - Father
Goldie Wireman Wireman - Mother
Otto Joseph Clark Jr. - Husband
Donald Clark - Son
Ethel Wireman - Sister
Mac Wireman - Brother
James Wireman - Brother
Services will be held at 10 AM EDT Saturday, July 19, 2008, in Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel, Medaryville, with Rev. Tom Dewlen officiating.
Burial will take place in the White Post Cemetery, Medaryville, IN.
Friends may call 4-9PM EDT Friday, July 18, 2008 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel Medaryville.
Memorial Contributions may be given to: Starke County Hospice
MARILYN CAPPER HEINSEN
July 12, 2008
SERVICES: PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2008
Marilyn Capper Heinsen, 80, of 471 N 48 E, Winamac, IN, passed away at 3:05 PM Saturday, July 12, 2008 at Hickory Creek @ Winamac in Winamac, IN.
She was born July 14, 1927, in Chicago, IL, to John Sheville and Romaine Tiffany Capper.
She married Paul Bradford Heinsen on Nov. 15, 1968, in Kokomo, IN. He survives.
She was a member of the United Church of Christ, Punta Gorda, FL, and the American Contract Bridge League.
She was a native of Star City and had lived in Winamac, Knox, and Kokomo, IN, and had been a resident of Punta Gorda, FL.
She had a degree in Interior Design from Ivy Tech. State College in Kokomo, IN, and enjoyed interior decorating. She also was a gourmet cook and loved playing duplicate bridge.
Survivors include Dr. Paul Bradford Heinsen, Retired Veterinarian, Winamac, IN - Husband
Mark Fritz, Richmond, VA - Son
Mac Fritz, Indianapolis, IN - Son
Mat Fritz, Carmel, IN - Son
Cathie Fritz, Birmingham, MI - Daughter
Dr. Charles Edward Heinsen M.D., Winamac, IN Step - Son
Susan Fix, South Miami, FL Step - Daughter
Nancy Ann Munson, Danville, CA Step - Daughter
Several - Grandchildren
Several Great - Grandchildren
Virginia Kinsel, Rochester, IN - Sister
Betty Ley, Sarasota, FL - Sister
Thomas Capper, Star City, IN - Brother
Preceded in death by
John Sheville Capper Jr. - Father
Romaine Tiffany Capper - Mother
Connie Dust - Daughter
John "Jack" Capper III - Brother
A Private Family Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, July 15, 2008, in Frain Mortuary, Winamac, with Rev. Ron Lewellen officiating.
Burial will take place in the McKinley Memorial Gardens, Winamac, IN.
Memorial Contributions may be given to: American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society
JOHN S. REISMAN
July 11, 2008
VISITATION: AFTER 2PM EDT MONDAY, JULY 14, 2008
SERVICES: 3PM EDT MONDAY, JULY 14, 2008
John S. Reisman, 42, of 6799 Bridge Street, Monterey, IN, passed away at 9:15 AM Friday, July 11, 2008 in his residence in Monterey, IN.
He was born February 2, 1966, in South Bend, IN, to Earl and Barbara Stamm Reisman.
He was a member of the Eagle's Lodge and the Moose Lodge.
He liked to play pool and hunt.
He lived in the Monterey area most of his life.
He had a big heart.
Survivors include Earl Charles and Barbara E. Stamm Reisman, Monterey, IN - Parents
Debbie (Willliam) Fred, Rochester, IN - Sister
Kathy (Ken) Black, Buford, GA - Sister
Steve (Mary) Reisman, Mercer, WI - Brother
John Stamm, Palm Springs, CA - Uncle
Scott (Lisa) Fred, Rochester, IN - Nephew
Tara (Danny) Taylor, Kokomo, IN - Niece
Megan Fred, Rochester, IN - Great Niece
A Memorial Service will be held at 3PM EDT Monday, July 14, 2008, in Frain Mortuary, Winamac, with Pastor Denny Wilson officiating.
Friends may call after 2PM EDT Monday, July 14, 2008 at Frain Mortuary.