Obituaries

Charles D. Swihart, age 73 of Leonidas, died Saturday, March 16, 2019 at his home. He was born in Flowerfield Township on July 18, 1945 the son of the late Walter Harold and Ethel Maebelle (Ware) Swihart. He graduated from Colon High School and went to work for Reith-Riley Construction before...
Max Elden Bessinger, age 89, of Three Rivers passed away surrounded by his loving family in the morning hours of Friday, March 15, 2019. He was born on Sept. 11, 1929 the son of Raleigh and Lydia (Eaglebarger) Bessinger in Marshall County, Ind. Max was a lifelong member of both the Fraternal Order...
Eleanor Cotter, 79, of Hammond, Ind., passed away Wednesday, March 13, at Hospice of the Calumet Area in Munster. She was born in Nottawa on Oct. 9, 1939, a daughter of the late Arthur and Violet (Parham) Cotter. Eleanor graduated from Centreville Schools in 1957. She worked as an admissions...
Constance Joan “Connie” Stull age 81 of Sturgis passed away early Tuesday morning March 12, 2019 at home surrounded by her family.  She was born Sept. 25, 1937 in Coldwater, Mich. daughter of the late Maynard and Virginia (Steele) Ash. Connie resided in Sturgis since 1972 coming from Bronson. Her...
Wallace “Wally” Andrew Kindig, age 65, of Three Rivers passed away on March 11, 2019 surrounded by family. He was born on June 21, 1953 in Three Rivers the son of the late Paul J. and Vernabell J. (Leister) Kindig. He is preceded in his passing by his parents; step-father: Chet Bingaman; brothers...
William H. Johnson, Three Rivers, passed away peacefully at his home on Corey Lake on Saturday, March 9, 2019. Bill was born on Dec. 12, 1928, in Elkhart, Ind., to Lorene and Herbert Johnson. He grew up in Elkhart, along with his beloved sister, Marilyn Claire (Teller), who preceded him in death...
Clifford “Cliff” L. Bowlby, 68, of Bristol, passed away at Elkhart General Hospital on Friday, March 1, 2019. He was born in Three Rivers on Jan. 8, 1951 to the late Hiram and Hazel (Kreitzer) Bowlby. He was married to his wife, Virginia “Polly” Hicks, on April 16, 1977 who survives at home after...
Dale Brown, age 67, passed away Feb. 25 while in the hospital in Mississippi. He was born in Three Rivers on June 7, 1951. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bettie (Welburn) Hull and Gary Brown. Surviving are his daughters: Nicole, Tia, Betty Jo and Ashley; two sisters: Dianna (Mike) Johnson...
Robert Wayne Seager, age 72, of Jones, Mich. passed away on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019 at Borgess Medical Center. He was born in Three Rivers on May 2, 1946 the son of Walter B and Melvina M. (Clute) Seager. Robert enjoyed farming, fishing, and spending time with the Amish at the Middlebury Hay Sale,...
Margaret L. Wayne, age 93, of Three Rivers passed away on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 at Grace Healthcare Center. She was born on Sept. 5, 1925 the only daughter of Clarence and Maude (Munser) Becker.   Margaret was united in marriage to Richard E. Wayne. In the early years of her marriage she babysat...

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