A second mural was installed in Howe earlier this week, depicting the theme “Welcome to Lima Township” on the west side of the Lima Township Community Center.
June Rose Bellows, 87, Constantine, Mich., died Friday, April 17, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center.
Melvin K. Swihartage 87 of Sturgis, Michigan passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Thurston Woods Village in Sturgis.
Sara Church, 74, Sturgis, Mich., died Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Thurston Woods Village in Sturgis.
Jeffery W. Johnson, 35, of Kendallville, died unexpectedly with his son by his side, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at his residence.
Maria RaQuel Luna Montoya, 39, LaGrange, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at her residence.
James “Jeff” Huff, 59, Shipshewana, formerly of Hobart, Ind., died Friday, April 10, 2015 at his residence.
Mac McClain, 78, Shipshewana, died Monday, April 13, 2015 at his residence.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department received a call on April 13 regarding a male subject possibly trying to gain entry into Sunny Slope Apartments in Shipshewana.
A deputy from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop April 9 on a 2003 Chevy Trailblazer on SR 9 north of SR 120.
Alvin Bontrager, 89, Goshen, died Monday, April 6, 2015 at his residence.
He was born August 28, 1925, in Mylo, N.D., to Levi D. and Lizzie (Graber) Bontrager.
Carl J. Fuhrer, 91, LaGrange, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at his daughter’s residence.
Rodney L. “Bub” Woods, 47, North Webster, Ind., died Thursday, April 2, 2015 at his residence.
Irene N. Houser, 85, Berrien Springs, Mich., died Monday, March 30, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Margie L. Frost, 72, LaGrange, died Monday, March 30, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Marie L. Yanke, 80, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, in Warren General Hospital in Pennsylvania.
Sherry Reno of New Castle, Ind., recently had the opportunity to visit Shipshewana and went home with a new quilt courtesy of the annual SRMA raffle.
LaGrange County officials are awaiting the extradition of an Ohio man to face attempted murder charges.
Curtis Eugene “Gene” Suffridge, 72, Rome City, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at his residence.
Gerald “Jerry” Gran, 82, Witmer Lake in Wolcottville, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Irvin Jay Miller, 87, Chouteau, Okla., formerly of LaGrange County, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at his residence.
Jim Steele, 68, Middlebury, died Thursday, March 26, 2015 at his residence.
Mary Jane Nartker, 63, South Milford, died Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Parkview Memorial Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.