Ida Mae Bontrager, 78, Shipshewana, died Thursday, July 9, 2015 at her residence.
Edward E. "Gene" Keller Jr., 70, Ft. Wayne, Ind., died Thursday, July 9, 2015 at his residence.
Catherine Mae Clark, 87, Constantine, Mich., died Wednesday, July 8, at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Mich.
Over the past few months four 4-H students have walked up to their colorful and buzzing beehives to keep a close watch in their very own bee colonies for the new 4-H beekeeping project.
50 Years Ago in the Standard
July 8, 1965
Dr. Richard Deal Lieb, 89, Auburn, Ind., died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at his residence.
H. Delevan “Del” Sherman, 65, Sturgis, Mich., died Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Mich.
Joyce N. Arthur, 90, LaGrange, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Dr. Kenneth James Koger, 86 West Lafayette, Ind., died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at University Place.
Louise Groh-Miller, 92, LaGrange, died Monday, July 6, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Gordon Hackworth contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 5 regarding a burglary.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted shortly after 8 p.m. on July 6 regarding a protection order violation.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on July 7 regarding a stolen motorbike.
Robert Charles Rittermeyer, 78, Kendallville, Ind., died Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Addisyn Brooke Conley, 6 weeks, died Saturday, July 4, 2015, at her aunt’s residence in Topeka.
Long-time LaGrange County Highway Superintendent Jeff Brill has announced that he will retire from his position and the county highway department on September 30 of this year.