Helen Martin, 95, died May 21. She was born Oct. 23, 1918. She was married to Edward Martin; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by two sons, one daughter, a sister-in-law, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 30 at 2 p.m. at Peabody Chapel, North Manchester. Visitation will be held at McKee Mortuary, North Manchester, on May 29 from 5-8 p.m.
Naomi Miller Wagoner, 78, died May 26. She was born Oct. 7, 1935. She was first married to Marvin Miller; he preceded her in death. She then married Keith Wagoner; he also preceded her in death.
She is survived by a stepson, two daughters, one brother, six grandchildren and four step grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 11 step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, two brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 1 at 10 a.m. at the North Manchester Old German Baptist Brethren Church. Visitation will be held Saturday, May 31 from 2-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.
Arrangements were entrusted to McKee Mortuary.
Gloria Donna (Beamer) Gildner, 83, passed away April 18 in Oregon. Gloria was born on July 4, 1930 in Wabash County.
She is survived by sisters, Joan Williams, La Canada, Calif. and Mickie Armstrong, Evansville; her brother, Dick Beamer, Wabash; and her son, Jackie, Fort Wayne.
A memorial service will be held July 12 in San Diego.
Russell A. “Rusty” “ Russ” Johnson, 93, Wabash, passed away at 4 a.m. on Thursday, May 22, at Wellbrooke of Wabash. He was born to the late Rex and Alta (Acmoody) Johnson on May 4, 1921 in Millersburg, Mich.
Cletus G.J. "Jerry" Faust, 76, died May 21. He was born June 8, 1937. He was married Beverly Clausen; she survives.
He is also survived by five children, 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, three brothers, and two sisters. He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 24, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main St., North Manchester. Friends may call Saturday from 12-2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Clara M. Wines, 86, Wabash, died May 19. She was born July 11, 1927. Clara married Freedis Wines; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by five sons, 16 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, a brother, and her sister. She was also preceded in death by her parents, a son, and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 23, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash.
James Merritt "Huffer" Huffman, 62, died May 17. He was born Jan. 17, 1952.
James is survived by his wife, Gloria l. Huffman; one son, one daughter, five grandchildren, and four siblings. He was preceded in death by his infant son.
The family will receive friends at the Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 203 N. Matilda St., Warren on Sunday, May 25, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Graveside services will follow at the Thompson Home Cemetery at 2 p.m.
Nedra J. Hawkins, 85, North Manchester, died at 5:42 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, at her Timbercrest home. She was born Nov. 28, 1928 in Converse, to Benjamin F. and Nilah May (Adams) Hodson. She graduated as class salutatorian from Converse High School in 1946.