50 Years Ago in the Standard
October 28, 1965
Dwight D. Miller, 84, Goshen, Ind., died Thursday, September 17, 2015 at The Maples at Waterford Crossing.
Brian F. Johnson, 34, Millersburg, Ind., died Saturday, September 12, 2015.
He was born January 14, 1981 to Monica and Pete Hochstetler.
Ervin J. Lung, 85, Elkhart, died Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at Eastlake Nursing and Rehab.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department is seeking information regarding a missing person/runaway investigation.
Philip Wine, 78, Goshen, died Friday, June 5, 2015 at his son’s residence.
Charles W. Bontrager, 76, died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at East Lake Nursing Home in Elkhart, Ind.
Kenneth E. Snapp, 68, rural Shipshewana, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at his residence.
Walter S. Hostetler, 93, LaGrange, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Woodland Manor in Elkhart, Ind.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate for February dropped below 5 percent, going from 5.1 in January to 4.5 in February.
Jim Steele, 68, Middlebury, died Thursday, March 26, 2015 at his residence.
Merlin Ray “Mert” Mockler, 81, Middlebury, died Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Elkhart Hospice House.
Earle L. Snover, 75, LaGrange, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at his residence.
Glen R. Slabach, 74, Bristol, died Saturday, February 22, 2015 at his residence.
Douglas Eugene Yoder, 71, Middlebury, died Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Twenty-two wrestlers from LaGrange County will be vying for regional championships and semi-state berths this Saturday at Goshen High School starting at 9:30 a.m..
Elsie L. Miller, 89, Pensacola, Fla., formerly of Mishawaka, Ind., died Friday, January 23, 2015.
Lawrence "Larrie" Kirby, 84, LaGrange, formerly of Elkhart and Shipshewana, died Friday, January 23, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.