Teresa “Carleen” Kunkle

Teresa “Carleen” Kunkle, 76, went to be with the Lord and Savior on October 15, 2014.

She was born on May 19, 1938 to Carl and Mildred (Dawalt) Comerford in Peru, Indiana. Carleen was a loving and caring person who cherished her three children, seven grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. She was a homemaker and a lifelong member of the St. Charles Catholic Church in Peru, Indiana. Continue reading

Wanda Lou (Wise) Christner

Wanda Lou (Wise) ChristnerWanda Lou (Wise) Christner, 85, passed away Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born March 21, 1929, in Howard County, Indiana, the daughter of Virgil and Mildred (Troyer) Wise. She graduated from Clay Township High School (Miami County) in 1947. On April 24, 1948, she married Robert “Short” Christner at Kokomo Zion EUB Church. They were married 54 years until his death on January 19, 2003. Continue reading

Noel Edwin Finster

Noel Edwin FinsterNoel Edwin Finster, 88, Bunker Hill, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Sunday, October 12. 2014 at home surrounded by his family.

He was born July 10, 1926 in Deer Creek Township (Miami County) to Carl and Gladys (Moss) Finster. He married Hazel Jones on December 8, 1951. She preceded him in death. Continue reading

Ronnie Lee Lancaster

Ronnie Lee LancasterRonnie Lee Lancaster, 37 of Ocala, FL went home to be with his lord and savior Jesus Christ on Monday, October 6, 2014. He was born in Wabash, Indiana on November 13, 1976 to the late Ronnie Cantrell and Shirley Galloway of Peru.

He was a veteran CDL drive who graduated from Schneider National of Greenbay, Wisconsin. He passed away as a professional CDL driver of Tidewater Trucking of Welingston, Florida. Continue reading

Joan Mary (Calfee) Hahn

Joan Mary (Calfee) HahnJoan Mary (Calfee) Hahn, 89, passed away at Blair Ridge Health Cam­pus Sept. 27, 2014, at 7:10 a.m.

Joan was born April 21, 1925, to William and Theresa Calfee. She mar­ried Glen Hahn on Sept. 20, 1944. They have four children, Carol A. Plotter (Jerry). Donald L. Hahn (Lori), Mary Ellen Castro (Carlos) and Christine E. Beck (Dave). She has 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Continue reading