C. WAYNE ARNOLD
Clifford Wayne Arnold, 62, of 314 Whitcomb St., died Friday (Jan. 4, 2002) at Wellmont Hospice House. The service was held Sunday at Weaver Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor David Foster. Burial was Monday at Cold Spring Cemetery.
ERIC J. WILLS
Eric Jerome Wills, 17, of Catalpa Drive, died at 10 a.m. Sunday (Jan. 6, 2002) at Fort Wayne Lutheran Hospital after an illness. The son of Ricky and Connie (Gary) Wills of Elkhart, Eric was born in South Bend on Sept. 12, 1984. He is survived by a brother, Emmanuel "E.J.;" one sister, Elizabeth.
WALTER R. ZEMIALKOWSKI
Friends of Walter Raymond Zemialkowski may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Palmer Funeral Home, where the service will be at 11 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Ed Erskin with Northway Church of Christ in South Bend will officiate and burial will be at St. Joseph Valley Memorial Park.
LARRY W. BURGESS
Larry W. Burgess, 48, of East 16th Street, died at 11:23 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 5, 2002) at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in South Bend. He was born on June 1, 1953, to Joe D. and Frances L. (Hartman) Burgess and married Maria T. Bulla in Mishawaka on Aug. 20, 1983.
E. ISABELLE CORL
Friends of E. Isabelle Corl may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee Chapel, where the service will be at 11 a.m. Friday. Burial will follow at Stony Point Cemetery.
Demetria Siggers, 8, of 930 Monroe St., died at 3:30 a.m. Sunday (Jan. 6, 2002) at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, where she had been a patient for the last three months. Arrangements are pending at Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home.
CATHERINE K. WADE
Catherine Kay Wade, 90, of 1900 Jeanwood Drive, formerly of 1125 McPherson St., died at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 8, 2002) at Elkhart General Hospital. Mrs. Wade was born in Elkhart on April 9, 1911, the daughter of W.E. and Lillian (Helsel) Thomas, and married Herman Konow on May 28, 1942.
TIMOTHY D. WENTZ
Timothy D. Wentz, 55, of 758 W. Lincoln St., died at 7:37 p.m. Monday (Jan. 7, 2002) in the emergency room at Elkhart General Hospital. Mr. Wentz, the son of Gerald and Ruby (Trussel) Wentz of Warren, was born in Hartford City on July 20, 1946, graduated in 1964 from Hartford City High School.
Lester Trier, 83, of Oviedo, formerly of Elkhart, died at Alterra Clare Bridge Nursing Center on Thursday (Jan. 3, 2002). The funeral was held Monday at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Oviedo, followed by burial at St. Luke's Cemetery. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
TIMOTHY K. ZIMMERMAN
The family of Timothy Kenneth Zimmerman will receive friends from 4 to 8 tonight at Groner Funeral Home in Dowagiac, where the service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday. Cremation will follow. Mr. Zimmerman, 49, of 205 E. Telegraph St., died at 9:45 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 6, 2002) at Borgess-Lee Memorial.
ELIZABETH M. HARWOOD
Elizabeth M. Harwood, 91, of 67318 M-62 N., died at 1:57 p.m. Monday (Jan. 7, 2002) at Elkhart General Hospital. Mrs. Harwood, the daughter of the late Ray and Ida (Roth) Smith, was born in Mishawaka on Sept. 11, 1910. She married Wesley R. Harwood in Elkhart on Oct. 1, 1933, and he died on Dec. 21, [cut off]
JOHN A. BRYANT SR.
Friends of John A. Bryant Sr. may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Billings Funeral Home. Pastor Nichols Cossey will officiate the service at Abundant Life Church of God in Christ at 1 p.m. Friday, followed by burial at Prairie Street Cemetery.
PAULINE M. GORSUCH
PAULINE M. GORSUCH July 24, 1916-Feb. 1, 2002 GOSHEN --Pauline M. Gorsuch, 85, formerly of 1405 S. 12th St., died at 5:35 p.m. Friday (Feb. 1, 2002) at Carriage Manor Nursing Home, where she had been a resident since Oct. 1, 2000.
Dorothy Toy, 90, died at 12:20 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 2, 2002) at Miller's Merry Manor. She was born on Dec. 30, 1911, in Wakarusa to Amos and Susie (Lehman) Hartman and married Thomas Toy on Dec. 30, 1951, in Elkhart. He died in 1984.
John F. Howard
John F. Howard, 56, of Heatherwood Green, Cromwell, and formerly of Elkhart, died Thursday (Jan. 31, 2002) in a plane crash. He was born in Washington, D.C., and lived in Elkhart from 1982 to 1998, when he moved to Cromwell. His wife, Angela, survives.
JAMES A. BIAS
James A. Bias, 29, of 1863 South Silver Maple Lane, died at 10:56 p.m. Thursday at Elkhart General Hospital. He was born on Feb. 15, 1972, to Alfred L. and Doris D. (Jordan) Bias in South Bend and married Deidre Summerton on Oct. 4, 1997, in Elkhart.
Feb. 1, 2002 Elkhart -- Norman "Joe" Clark, 49, of 740 E. Prairie St., died at 10:12 a.m. Friday (Feb. 1, 2002) in St. Joseph Hospital, Mishawaka. He was born Jan. 12, 1953, in Elkhart to Norman and Opal Barber Clark. He married Nancy K. Miller on Sept. 9, 2000, in Elkhart; she survives.
CHARLES E. SPROUSE
CHARLES E. SPROUSE March 2, 1923-Feb. 1, 2002 SHIPSHEWANA --Charles E. Sprouse, 78, of 265 N. State Street died at 11:15 p.m. Friday (Feb. 1, 2002) in his home. He was born on March 2, 1923, in Louisville, Ky., to Edward and Goldie (Smith) Sprouse and married Bertha M. Porter on May 24, 1943.
Lyndell A. Dispennett, 81, of Queen Street, died Friday (Feb. 1, 2002) at Carriage Manor Nursing Home. She was born on Sept. 21, 1920, in Seymour, Mo., to Archie and Vera (Bean) Dispennett.
Molly Miller, 90, of 11930 W. 250 N., died at 5:15 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 2, 2002) at her residence. She was born on April 30, 1911, in LaGrange County to Menno J. and Susie (Miller) Bontreger and married Henry N. Miller on Nov. 23, 1978, in LaGrange County.
Helga Erika Gisela Bame, 62, of 22849 Jefferson Center Street, died at 6 a.m. Friday (Feb. 1, 2002) at her home following an illness. She was born Oct. 18, 1939, in Cactus Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada, to Paul and Edith Gindullies Bleise. She married Rev. Irwin L. Bame on Sept. 11, 1972.