Graveside services were held Monday, July 28 at Mississinewa Cemetery for Jay Allen Roser, 67, Rock Island, Ill., who died June 5. He was born Aug. 7, 1946 to Verne and Margaret (Graves) Roser. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.
Edna Alfeld, 90, died July 28. She was born Jan. 4, 1924. She was married to Home Clements; he preceded her in death. She later married to Delbert Alfeld; he also preceded her in death.
She is survived by a son, a daughter, five grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and six sisters.
Funeral services were held July 30 at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel, Warren.
Keith Andrew LaCanfora, 49, Urbana, died at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, at his home. He was born Feb. 12, 1965 in San Pedro, Calif. to Pasquale and Virginia (Hardos) LaCanfora.
Abbie Kerr, 91, passed away at 9 p.m. on June 17, at Hospice House in Fort Wayne. She was born on Oct. 15, 1922 in Freeport, N.Y. to Louis and May Kienzle.
Frances Bookwalter, 93, died July 27. She was born April 11, 1921. She was married to Harold Bookwalter; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by three children, one grandson, three great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, two sisters, one stepson and one daughter-in-law.
Funeral services will be held July 31 at McClain Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Visitation will be from noon until the service.
Eileen Kathryn (Rudig) Eltzroth, 98, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 2. She was born Oct. 19, 1915, in Wabash County to Joseph Rudig and Lulu (Schenkel) Rudig.
Jerry Mack Hammock, 79, rural Roann, died at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, July 22, at his home. He was born Sept. 15, 1934 in Etowah, Ark. to Monta and Louise (Gibson) Hammock.
Thelma S. Smith, 89, Warren, died July 23. She was born Jan. 13, 1925. She was married to Gordon R. Smith; he survives.
She is also survived by two children, one sister, four grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and 16 great, great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, a brother and a sister.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash. Friends may call 3-7 pm Friday at the funeral home.