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Gary Spencer

Funeral services for Gary Spencer, 71, of Logansport, are Monday, Jan. 13 at 10:30 a.m. EST at Harrison Metzger Rans Funeral Home in Royal Center. Visitation is Sunday, Jan. 12 from 2-6 p.m. and Monday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the Webb Chapel Building Fund and/or Cass County 4-H Association.

John R. McWherter

Funeral services for 78-year-old John R. McWherter of Royal Center, Indiana will be Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home-Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the Royal Center United Methodist Church Building Fund.

Bettie K. Schmaltz

Funeral services for Bettie K. Schmaltz, 88, of Royal Center, are Friday, Aug. 23 at 10:30 a.m. EDT at Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel, with visitation there Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the Royal Center United Methodist Church.

Robert R. Boits

Graveside services Robert R. Boits, 66, of South Bend, Indiana will be Thursday, April 18 at 1:00 p.m. CT at Kistler Cemetery in Royal Center, Indiana.  A celebration of life service will be Friday, April 19 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the South Bend Firefighters Union Hall, 4025 Lincolnway West.  Memorials may be made to Hospice Care in South Bend. Arrangements are being handled by the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home Royal Center Chapel.

Josephine M. Robinson

Josephine M. Robinson, 93, of Royal Center, Indiana passed away Sunday, October 21, 2012.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to First Responders, P.O. Box 523, Royal Center, IN  46978

Donna M. Brubaker

Donna M. Brubaker, 91, of Royal Center, Indiana passed away Monday, September 10, 2012.  Funeral services will be Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home.

Dorothy Barbara Jones

Dorothy Barbara Jones, 94, of Royal Center, Indiana passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2012.  Graveside services will be Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. ET at the Royal Center Cemetery.  Visitation is Saturday from Noon to 1:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Memorials may be made to the Harbor Lights Hospice in Indianapolis or to The Hearth at Tudor Gardens in Zionsville.

Howard “Gene” Helvie

Howard “Gene” Helvie, 71, of Logansport, Indiana passed away Friday, August 3, 2012.  Graveside services with military rites will be held Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Davis Cemetery in Burnettsville, Indiana.  Visitation is Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 5:00-7:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison Metzger and Rans Funeral Home-Royal Center Chapel.  Memorials may be made to the VFW #3790 Children’s Christmas Fund.

Linda L. Collins

Linda L. Collins, 64, of Noblesville, Indiana passed away Wednesday, July 18th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Sunday, July 22nd, 2012  at 1:30 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Sunday from 3:00-6:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to any other organization for children.

Rosemary Berger Shidler

Rosemary Berger Shidler, 63, of Kentucky, formerly of Winamac, Indiana passed away Sunday, July 15th, 2012.  Funeral Mass will be Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. ET at the St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Winamac.  Visitation is Friday, July 20th from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home-Royal Center Chapel.  Memorials may be made to caringbridge.com or to Hospice of St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Kentucky.

Lois E. Cohagan

Lois E. Cohagan, 98, of Logansport, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, June 19th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Saturday, June 23rd, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is one hour prior to services.  Memorials may be made to the Hillcrest Baptist Church

Max L. Russell

Max L. Russell, 94, of Royal Center, Indiana, passed away Saturday, June 16th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Monday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Military graveside services will be conducted.  Memorials may be made to the Royal Center United Methodist Church Endowment Fund.

Darl C. Daily

Darl C. Daily, 83, of Kewanna, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, June 6th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. ET at the Harrison Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Friday from 3:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the Star City United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.

Dr. Clyde J. Courtice

Dr. Clyde J. Courtice, 98, of Monticello, Indiana, passed away Thursday, May 3rd, 2012.  A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, May 12th, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Memorials may be made to the Center Presbyterian Church.

Robert E. Lease

Robert E. Lease, 85, of Royal Center, Indiana, passed away Monday, April 9th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Thursday from 5:00-8:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the Royal Center United Methodist Church.

Charles R. Fahler

Charles R. Fahler, 64, of Star City, Indiana, passed away Saturday, April 7th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. ET until the time of services at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Foundation

Dorothy Mae Thompson

Dorothy Mae Thompson, 91, of Logansport, Indiana, formerly of Royal Center, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, March 21st, 2012.  Funeral services will be Monday, March 26th, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation is Sunday from 2:00-6:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.

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