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James A. Bachert

Memorial services for James A. Bachert, 59, of North Judson, Indiana will be Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 10 a.m. CT at the SS Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in North Judson.  Visitation is Wednesday, July 2, 2014 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. CT at the O’Donnell Funeral Home in North Judson.  Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Jeff Blair Walking Along Lincoln Highway in Indiana

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Jeff Blair

The President of the Indiana Chapter of the Lincoln Highway Association is taking the time to walk along Lincoln Highway to raise money and awareness for the Alzheimer’s Association and the Lincoln Highway Association.

Jeff Blair, a Goshen, Indiana native, will be walking through Hamlet, Plymouth and Etna Green this week. On Tuesday, April 29, Blair will enter Hamlet on his walk along the Lincoln Highway and he will stop by the Marshall County Museum on Tuesday afternoon at approximately 3 p.m. ET. Then on Wednesday, he will continue on his route from Plymouth to Etna Green.

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Paul Herman Kruger

79-year-old Paul Herman Kruger of Michigan City passed away Sunday. Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville.  Visitation is Tuesday form 5:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Marge Schwenk

Marge Schwenk, 91, of Valparaiso, Indiana, formerly of Hamlet, Indiana, passed away Monday, April 2nd, 2012. Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. CT at the Holy Cross Church in Hamlet.  Visitation is Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 p.m. CT at the Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel and Thursday, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. also at the funeral home.  A rosary service will be held Thursday at Holy Cross Church at 11:00 a.m. and a graveside service will be held Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at the Holy Cross Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Velva Grossman

Velva Grossman, 77, of Walkerton, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, November 15th, 2011.  Funeral services will be Friday, November 18th, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. CT at the Faith Mission Church of Westville.  Visitation is Friday from 11:00 a.m. CT at the church.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.  The Rannells Funeral Home, Koontz Lake Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Nina F. Ogden

Nina F. Ogden, 83, of Winamac, Indiana, formerly of Kewanna, Indiana, passed away Friday, July 29th, 2011.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Homes, Kewanna Chapel.  Visitation is Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the Funeral Home.  Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association.

Margaret Morgan-Chapman

Margaret Morgan-Chapman, 71, of Grovertown, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, March 16th, 2011.  Funeral services will be Monday, March 21st at 11:00 a.m. CT at the Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel.  Visitation is Sunday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. CT at the Funeral Home.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.