Harry Barton Pitts, 81, Indianapolis, passed away at 12:47 p.m. on Wednesday, June 25, at Community North Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born to the late Vane and Maude (Knight) Pitts on Jan. 26, 1933 in Salem.
Von E. Brown, 81, Warren, passed away at 3 a.m. on Tuesday, June 24, at Heritage Pointe, Warren. He was born on Friday, July 15, 1932, in Huntington County.
Elizabeth M. Mallock, 93, South Whitley, died June 24. She was born May 31, 1921. She was married to Rodney Mallock; he preceded her in death.
Surviving relatives include three children; a step daughter; eight grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 12 step great-grandchildren; and three brothers. She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.
The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 27 at Smith & Sons Miller Chapel, South Whitley. The visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Lucy Ranck, 83, died on June 24. She was born July 4, 1930. She was married to Robert Ranck; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by one sister. She was also preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and four sisters.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 28, at 2 p.m. at McKee Mortuary. Visitation will be from 12-2 p.m. at McKee Mortuary.
Shauna Collins, 33, died June 24. She was born Nov. 7, 1980. She was married to Steven Collins Sr.; he survives.
She is also survived by her parents, one son, one daughter, a brother and four sisters.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 29 at 3 p.m. at McKee Mortuary, North Manchester. Visitation will be held from 12-3 p.m. on June 29 at McKee Mortuary.
Essie Elizabeth Dale, 92, died June 21. She was born March 17, 1922 She was married Joseph B. Dale; preceded her in death
She is survived by two daughters, three grandchildren, and a great-grandson. She was also preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, three brothers and three sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service.
Rev. Bill Stephens, 70, died June 20. He was born Nov. 24, 1943. He was married to Joyce Parks; she survives.
He is also survived by three daughters, two brothers, three sisters and three grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 25 at 10 a.m. at Gospel Hill Pentecostal Church of God, State Road 15 South, Silver Lake. Visitation will be held June 24 from 2-8 p.m. at the church, and also one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Private services for Norma J. Gearhart, 83, formerly of Peru, Logansport, and Twelve Mile, were held Friday, June 20, at McClain Funeral Home, Denver. She was laid to rest in Greenlawn Cemetery, Mexico.