Paul F. “Buttons” Copeland Sr., 57, Wabash passed away at 4 a.m. on Monday, June 17, at his home. He was a lifetime resident of Wabash.
Edna Lorraine Bright, 102, rural Wabash, died at 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center in LaFontaine. She was born April 2, 1911 in Waltz Township, Wabash County, to Pliny and Nellie (Sowash) Pitts.
Gerald C. Carlin, 86, a former Warsaw and North Manchester resident, passed away on June 15 at 10:15 a.m. at Parkview Oaks Healthcare, Columbia City. He was born July 3, 1926 to Ray and Estella (Evans) Carlin.
Howard W. Smith, 71, LaFontaine, passed away 7:41 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, at his home. He was born to the late Howard B. and Doris W. (Flitcraft) Smith on Feb. 8, 1942 in Peru.
Steven M. Lake, 69, Wabash, passed away 3:21 p.m. on Thursday, June 12, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born on June 5, 1944 in Wabash, to the late William L. Lake Sr. and Doris (Nayrocker) Lake, she survives in Wabash.
Beth Ann Bass-Arwood, 54, Wabash, died at 3:30 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at her home. She was born Aug. 3, 1958 in Wabash to Richard B. and Betty (Helm) Bass.
Helen Arnold, 91, Silver Lake, died June 12, at 8:44 a.m. in her home.
Josephine Fordyce, 90, Wabash, died at 2:50 a.m. Thursday, June 13, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. She was born May 16, 1923 in LaFontaine, to Glen and Dolly (Smith) Palmer.