Charles W. Bontrager, 76, died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at East Lake Nursing Home in Elkhart, Ind.
I trust you had a good Memorial Day and that you paid tribute in your own way to our heroes for all the freedoms we enjoy. I love seeing all the flags fly.
Deborah Lynn “Debbie” Christner, 28, Kalamazoo, Mich., died Friday, May 22, 2015 at her residence.
Donna D. Witham, 63, Topeka, died Saturday, May 23, 2015 at her residence.
Elmer C. Miller, 85, died May 22, 2015 at his residence.
He was born February 3, 1930, in LaGrange County, to Chris E. and Lizzie (Schrock) Miller.
James Edward “Bud” Ramey, 70, Stroh died Thursday, May 21, 2015, at his residence.
Lovina E. Whetstone, 93, Middlebury, died Monday, May 25, 2015 at her great-niece’s residence in Middlebury.
Officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to a residence in the 5000 block of CR 075W regarding a possible domestic battery.
Officers from the Shipshewana Police Department made a traffic stop May 24 in the 100 block of North Van Buren Street.
Viola G. Brodbeck, 90, LaGrange, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Kenneth E. Snapp, 68, rural Shipshewana, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at his residence.
Charles R. Keefer, 96, Haslett, Mich., formerly of Mongo, died Saturday, May 16, 2015 at his residence.
Jill A. McCarty, 49, Shipshewana, formerly of Pierceton, Ind., died Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at her residence.
LaGrange County Auditor Kay Myers was reelected vice president of the Association of Indiana Counties (AIC) Northeast District during the annual meeting in Allen County earlier this month.
A driver who reportedly fell asleep struck a pedestrian Tuesday evening.
Richard D. Sleppy, 83, died Saturday, April 18, 2015 at I.U. Health Goshen Hospital.
He was born May 16, 1931, in Goshen, to Leland and Mary (Stutzman) Sleppy.
As potato crop pests go, the Colorado potato beetle is a nasty one. The adult is an oval shaped yellow bug about ¼ inch long with 10 black stripes on its back.
Deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to a residence on CR 450W May 15. The initial report was for a juvenile out of control.