Randall “Randy” Bailey

Funeral services for Randall “Randy” Bailey, 75, of Knox, are Wednesday, December 4 at 11 a.m. CST at Braman & Son Memorial Chapel in Knox, with visitation there Tuesday, December 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. Memorials may be given to the family.

Nicholas W. Husband

A celebration of life service for Nicholas W. Husband, 65, of San Pierre, will be held Saturday, December 7 at 1 p.m. CST at Braman & Bailey Funeral Home in North Judson, with visitation there from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to the family.

Marjorie B. Thompson

Funeral services for Marjorie B. Thompson, 96, of Winamac, are Sunday, December 8 at 2 p.m. EST at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, with visitation there from noon until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church in Winamac or the Pulaski Animal Center.

Alice I. Lipke

Alice I. Lipke, age 97, of Knox, passed away Friday, November 29, 2019. Alice was born May 11, 1922 in LaPorte to Forrest Sayles and Joanna Genson Sayles, both deceased. On March 9, 1968 she married Bennett “Ben” Lipke, who preceded her in death on September 26, 2014. Alice and Ben were part of the original partnership in 5 Star Grocery Store in Knox. She is survived by her daughters Susan Carpentier of LaPorte and Diane Messman of Knox, one sister, Constance Reynolds of LaPorte, four grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, David Messman and five brothers and sisters. Private family services will take place at a later date. M.C. Smith Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Larry Stewart Tanner

Funeral services for Larry Stewart Tanner, 80, of Medaryville, are Saturday, November 30 at 10:30 a.m. EST at the Medaryville Christian Church, with visitation there Friday, November 29 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The American Legion will conduct Military Graveside Services. Memorials may be given to the Medaryville Christian Church. The Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville is in charge of arrangements.

Randall “Randy” Chambers

63-year-old Randall “Randy” Chambers, of Knox, passed away Sunday, November 24th, surrounded by his loving family.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date. Braman and Son Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Violet L. Smith

Funeral services for 98-year-old Violet L. Smith, of Winamac, will be held on Wednesday, November 27th at 10:30 a.m. ET at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, with visitation there on Tuesday, November 26th from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Slavic Baptist Mission (4304 W. Petty Road Muncie, IN 47304).

Francisco “Frank” Sanchez Jr

90-year-old Francisco “Frank” Sanchez Jr. of North Judson passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. CST at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Visitation will be Tuesday evening at the funeral home from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to the service. Military Graveside services will be conducted. Memorial contributions may be given to Rannells Funeral Home.

Marjean Mae Wuethrich

Marjean Mae Wuethrich, 91, of Fishers, IN (formerly of Sun City, NV) went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. She passed away peacefully at Woodland Terrace in Carmel, IN.

Visitation will be from 3-7 PM EST Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM EST Monday, November 25, 2019 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN with Pastor Dennis Gutwein officiating.

Burial will take place at Roseland Cemetery in Francesville, IN.

Marjean was born on April 24, 1928 in Francesville to the late Joseph and Huldah Gudeman. On October 5, 1946, she married Willis Wuethrich, sharing almost 71 years of marriage together. Continue reading

Carl Shively

82-year-old Carl Shively,of North Judson, formerly of Hamlet, passed away November 16, 2019. A Memorial service will be Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. CST at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. A gathering of friends will be held Wednesday prior to the service at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST.

Randy Rudd

Funeral services for Randy Rudd, 58, of Mishawaka, formerly of Knox, are Saturday, November 23 at noon at Calvary Baptist Church, with visitation there from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to the family. Braman & Son Memorial Chapel in Knox is in charge of arrangements.

Joan Horning

81-year-old Joan Horning of Plymouth, formerly of Hamlet, passed away Thursday November 14, 2019. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 12:00 noon EST at Rannells Funeral Home Hamlet Chapel. Visitation will be Tuesday at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon EST.

Debra Ann Vitallo

Funeral services for Debra Ann Vitallo, 65, of North Judson, are Friday, November 15 at 1 p.m. at Braman & Bailey Funeral Home in North Judson, with visitation there from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to Dunes Hospice or St. Luke’s Church.

Willie (Rowe) Russell

Funeral services for Willie (Rowe) Russell, 91, of Knox, are Tuesday, November 12 at 1 p.m. at Braman & Son Memorial Chapel in Knox, with visitation there from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be given to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Elsie M. Short

Funeral services for Elsie M. Short, 88, of Winamac, are Saturday, November 9 at 2 p.m. EST at Arba Friends Church in Lynn. Visitation is Friday, November 8 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Frain Mortuary in Winamac. Memorials may be given to the Mission Programs at Arba Friends Church or Winamac First United Methodist Church.

Sharyn K. Smith

Funeral services for Sharyn K. Smith, 79, of Plymouth, will be Thursday, Nov. 7, at noon CT at the M.C. Smith Funeral Home in Knox with visitation there one hour prior to services.