Roger James Buzzard, 81, Huntington, died at 5:39 a.m. Sunday Dec. 15, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. He was born on June 26, 1932, the son of Elbridge and Laura (Kocher) Buzzard in Wabash.
James Patrick Myers, 76, Liberty Mills, died at 5:45 p.m., Friday, Dec. 13, at his home. He was born May 1, 1937 in Whitley County, to Montgomery and Lela (Bush) Myers.
Kenneth Wayne “Bo” Rippy, 57, Warren, died at 10:03 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8 at Markle Health Care. He was born Friday, Aug. 24, 1956 in Belleville, Ill.
Amy Elizabeth Walker, 34, Wabash, died at 1:21 p.m., Friday, Dec. 13, at Wabash County Hospital. She was born Nov. 15, 1979 in Fort Wayne, to Donald Lee and Donna R. (Wesley) Walker.
Ruth E. Bechtold, 74, Bippus, died Dec. 11 at 1:57 p.m. at Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Centre, Wabash. She was born in Huntington County to Dean and Martha (Renz) Prilaman on May 12, 1939.
Lois M. Eis, 83, North Manchester, died Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. at her residence. She was born on Dec. 14, 1929 to Mark and Garnett (Roach) Mansfield.
R. Ned Brooks, 86, formerly of North Manchester, died on Dec. 8 at 7:20 p.m. at Hospice of the Valley, Glendale, Ariz. He was born on March 5, 1927 to Raymond and Beatrice (Churchill) Brooks in North Manchester.
Jean Wright, 66, LaFontaine, went peacefully to be with her Lord at 12:56 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8, with her family at her side at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born on Oct. 11, 1947 in Wabash County, to the late Lawrence “Shorty” Guenin and Marguerite (Troyer) Guenin, she survives in LaFontaine.