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|Sister Theresa Jane (Sister M. Bertilde) Bellner, C.S.C. - April 15, 2014|
Sister Theresa Jane, a Sister of the Holy Cross for 69 years, was born in Toledo, OH and died in peace at Saint Mary's Convent at the age of 89. Sister taught for 27 years in elementary schools in Virginia, Ohio and Texas. Following her teaching career, she returned to school and worked in Home Health Care for six years in Texas.
Reception of the body and wake service on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. with Mass of the Resurrection on...
|Barbara Ann Peacock - April 14, 2014|
Barbara Ann Peacock, 91, of South Bend, passed away on Monday April 14, 2014, in Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
She was born on June 2, 1922, in Michigan City, IN, to the late John W. and Justine A. (Timm) Wetzel.
Barbara graduated from Niles High School in 1940.
On October 4, 1947 in Niles, MI, as Barbara Ann Wetzel, she married Lyle E. Peacock, who preceded her in death on December 20, 1991. She was also preceded in death by a sister,...
|Arthur C. Podemski - April 13, 2014|
South Bend - Arthur C. Podemski, 84, of South Bend, passed away on Sunday April 13, 2014, in Healthwin Specialized Care Facility, South Bend. He was born on February 28, 1930, in South Bend, to the late Andrew P. and Madeline B. (Micinski) Podemski and was a lifelong area resident. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Jerome Podemski in 2003; and by two aunts, Virginia Micinski and Julia Walker. Arthur is survived by his cousins,...
|John Keiser - April 11, 2014|
John A. Keiser, 83, of South Bend, passed away too soon after living a full and content life on Friday April 11, 2014, in Memorial Hospital, South Bend. He was born on April 5, 1931, in Wolcott, IN, to the late Othar and Adah (Haycraft) Keiser. On August 26, 1960 he married Charlotte Mangin who preceded him in death on March 13, 2007. Along with his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Brent Keiser and a granddaugher, Ann Marie...
|Gaeney Ryan Pellow - April 11, 2014|
South Bend - Gaeney Ryan Pellow passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning hours of Friday, April 11, 2014 at the Sanctuary at Holy Cross. Gaeney was born on September 26, 1921, in Iron Mountain, Michigan to the late Michael Joseph Ryan, Sr. and Mary Nolan Ryan. Her family moved to Ishpeming, MI soon after where Gaeney attended St. John's Grade School, The Ishpeming High School and received her degree in education from Northern...
|Dr. James William Frick - April 9, 2014|
James W. Frick, former vice president for public relations, alumni affairs and development at the University of Notre Dame, died Wednesday (April 9) at his home in Naples, Fla. He was 89.
Born Aug. 5, 1924, in New Bern, N.C., Frick, the third of five children in a family beset by the Great Depression, was raised and educated through high school in a Catholic orphanage. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II before enrolling in Notre...
|Nancy J. Healy - April 9, 2014|
Nancy J. Healy, 87, of South Bend, Indiana, passed away at 1:40 p.m., Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Memorial Hospital. Nancy was born on August 6, 1926 in Jacksonville, Florida to Virgil and Meerolin (Hill) Watt. She had lived in South Bend for over fifty years. On July 17, 1954, in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Indianapolis, Indiana, she married Robert James Healy, who preceded her in death. Nancy is survived by her daughter, Lori Healy; her son...
|Dermot L. Meyer - April 9, 2014|
New Carlisle - Dermot Meyer, 89, passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Miller's Merry Manor in New Carlisle, Indiana. Derm was born on August 7, 1924 in Mill Creek, Indiana, to the late Leslie and Edna (McKesson) Meyer. He was a lifelong area resident. On March 3, 1950, in New Carlisle, he married the former Jennie Blendeman, who preceded him in death on July 18, 2009. Derm is survived by their only child Kimberly (Mark) Knowlton of New...
|Josephine Skarbek - April 9, 2014|
Josephine Skarbek, 106, of South Bend, Indiana passed away at 8:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in West Bend Nursing and Rehabilitation. Josephine was born on September 8, 1907 in Tyczyn, Poland to Wincentego and Katarzyna (Dudek) Jamroz. She was widowed at a young age and raised her children alone and was instrumental in their success. She was a wonderful Mother and Busia and very proud of her children and grandchildren. Josephine married...
|James M. Plencner - April 7, 2014|
James M. Plencner, 72, of South Bend, passed away on April 7, 2014, in Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka. He was born on August 4, 1941, in South Bend, to the late Casimer and Eleanor (Lemanski) Plencner. On May 7, 1966 he married Helen Shibovitch, who survives. Along with his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Lisa Plencner (Michael Malesa) and his son, Doug Plencner, both of South Bend. James was preceded in death by his...
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