Lucille T. Highley, 95, LaFontaine, passed away at 12:40 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born to the late Alvah F. and Lottie (Waggoner) Troyer on July 19, 1919 in Grant County.
Kathryn E. Brady, 97, Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, former longtime Wabash resident, died at 2:15 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 27, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. She was born Oct. 3, 1917 in Cleveland, Ohio to Lawrence and Edna (Copeland) Lewellyn.
Phyllis Irene Armentrout, 64, Wabash, formerly of Clare, Mich., went to be with the Lord at 11:20 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, at her home. She was born Sept. 2, 1950 to Carlton and Grace (Goodall) Pillsbury in Big Rapids, Mich.
Jene A. McCarty, 64, Marion, died at 9:05 p.m., Friday, Nov. 21, at Northern Indiana Regional Veterans Center in Marion. He was born Sept. 18, 1950 in Wabash, to John W. and Jacqueline (Sherman) McCarty.
James Lamoine Draper, 80, Fairfield Glade, Tenn., and formerly of Wabash County, passed from this life to join the Lord and his loving wife of 55 years, Cheri Anne at 9:25 p.m., Nov. 21, at his daughter's home in Fort Wayne. He was born Oct. 11, 1934 in Roann, to Paul and Alice (McElwee) Draper.
Peter E. Boone, 39, Wabash, went home to be with his Lord at 2:45 p.m., Friday, Nov. 21, from the Wabash County Hospital. He was born Aug. 14, 1975 in Marion, to Darrell and Sandra (Overman) Boone.
James Lowell Barrell, 75, Wabash, died Nov. 22. He was born Sept. 19, 1939. He was married to Sandra Hiatt; she survives.
He was also survived by three daughters, one brother and one sister. He was preceded in death by one sister, two brothers and one stepson.
Funeral services were held Nov. 24, at McClain Funeral Home, Denver.
John H. Bever, 96, died Nov. 23. He was born May 27, 1918. He was married to Mary Tyner; she survives.
He is also survived by four children, 12 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and two brothers. He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, three brothers and a sister.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 28, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Herbert Hughs officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, Lagro. Friends may call 12-2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.