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Marjorie “Margie” Lloyd

Published: December 7th, 2012

Marjorie “Margie” Lloyd, 90, of Rochester, Indiana passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012.  No services or visitation are scheduled.  Memorials may be made to Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home-Kewanna Chapel.

Gerald Briney

Published: November 29th, 2012

Gerald Briney, 83, of Rochester, Indiana passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012.  A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for Monday, December 3, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester.  Visitation is Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home.  Military graveside rites willl be conducted.  Memorials may be made to the Northern Indiana Community Foundation for Fulton County Animal Education.

Dale K. Petersen

Published: November 19th, 2012

Dale K. Petersen, 89, of Rochester, Indiana passed away Thursday, November 15, 2012.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held Monday, November 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester.  Visitation is Monday one hour prior to services at the funeral home.  Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Fulton County Honor Guard and the Scott Air Force Base Honor Guard.

Phyllis J. Bailey

Published: November 12th, 2012

Phyllis J. Bailey, 81, of Rochester, Indiana passed away Friday, November 9, 2012.  Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Zimmerman Brothers Funeral Home in Rochester.  Visitation is Monday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET and Tuesday one hour prior to services at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to Hope Hospice of Fulton County and United Ministries of Fulton County.

Randy Hawk

Published: September 17th, 2012

Randy Hawk, 54, of Leitersford, Indiana passed away Friday, September 14, 2012.  A Celebration of Life service will be held Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester, Indiana.  Visitation is Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. ET and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Marcella “Sally” Agnes Lloyd

Published: July 6th, 2012

Marcella “Sally” Agnes Lloyd, 88, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, July 4th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Home, Kewanna Chapel.  Visitation is Sunday from 2:00-5:00 p.m. ET at the funeral home.

Kathryn (Rose) Tilley

Published: May 3rd, 2012

Kathryn (Rose) Tilley, 68, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012. Funeral services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. The O’Donnell Funeral Home in North Judson, Indiana, is in charge of arrangements.

Travis L. Karn Dail

Published: March 26th, 2012

Travis L. Karn Dail, 20, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Friday, March 23rd, 2012.  Funeral services are Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. ET at the Odom Funeral Home in Culver, Indiana.  Visitation is Wednesday after Noon ET until the time of services at the funeral home.

Gladys Tunis

Published: March 12th, 2012

Gladys Tunis, 88, of Rochester, Indiana, formerly of Knox, Indiana, passed away Friday, March 9th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. CT at the Braman and Son Memorial Chapel in Knox.  Visitation is after 11:00 a.m. CT until the time of services Monday at the funeral home.

Fred Ditmire

Published: January 17th, 2012

Fred Ditmire, 77, of Delong, Indiana, passed away Monday, January 16th, 2012.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, January 20th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester, Indiana.  Visitation is Thursday from 3:00-8:00 p.m. ET and one hour prior to services Friday at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to Hope Hospice or to the Leitersford United Methodist Church.

Brenda Hardin

Published: January 9th, 2012

Brenda Hardin, 44, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Saturday, January 7th, 2012.  Funeral services will be Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. CT at the Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel.  Visitation is Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. CT at the Funeral Home.  Memorial contributions may be given to the family.

Delbert V. Young

Published: December 22nd, 2011

Delbert V. Young, 90, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Monday, December 19th, 2011.  A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester.  Visitation is Friday from 9:00 a.m. ET until the time of services at the Funeral Home.

Police Continue to Search for Roy Bell

Published: November 25th, 2011

Roy Bell

William B. Scroggs

Jason A. Miller

One suspect remains at large in a shooting incident in Rochester that took the life of a former Starke County woman.

Police have arrested William Scroggs, 25, of Delong, and Jason Miller, 34, of Plymouth in the incident. They reportedly shot and killed 81-year-old Wilma Upsall at a home in Rochester after they forcibly entered into the home where she lived with her daughter and son-in-law. An autopsy confirmed that she died from a single gunshot wound.

Scroggs and Miller were arrested after police attempted to conduct a traffic stop near Monterey after the vehicle they were driving crossed the center line and was exceeding the speed limit. A ten minute police pursuit ended when the vehicle crashed on State Road 117 north of State Road 110. Miller and Scroggs fled on foot and were arrested. A third man in the vehicle, Roy Bell, 24, of Rochester remains at large today.

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Former Starke County Woman Found Murdered in Rochester Home

Published: November 23rd, 2011

A former Starke County woman was found murdered at her home in Rochester.

Indiana State Police officers responded to 6832 W. Olson Road where the owners of the residence reported a possible murder. The residents came home from work and reportedly found a rear door to the house open. Police say the owners found Wilma Upsall’s body on the floor of the residence and investigators say she was shot and died from her injuries. An autopsy will determine an exact cause of death.

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Reed Jacobs, Jr.

Published: September 21st, 2011

Reed Jacobs, Jr., 67, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, September 20th, 2011.  Funeral services will be Saturday, September 24th, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. CT at the Free United Baptist Church in North Judson, Indiana.  Visitation is Friday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. CT at the O’Donnell Funeral Home in North Judson and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

Ronald (Ronnie) Lee Bailey

Published: September 8th, 2011

Ronald (Ronnie) Lee Bailey, 66, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Sunday, September 5th, 2011.  Military honors will be held Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester.  The family will greet friends following the service until 8:00 p.m. ET.  Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Camp Scholarship Fund, or to the Fulton County Fund through the Indiana Community Foundation

Loma F. Baker

Published: June 1st, 2011

Loma F. Baker, 98, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, May 31st, 2011.  Funeral services will be Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Harrison-Metzger and Rans Funeral Homes-Kewanna Chapel.  Visitation is one hour prior to services at the Funeral Home.

Anna Mae Rice

Published: May 13th, 2011

Anna Mae Rice, 79, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, May 11th, 2011.  A Celebration of Life service will be Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester.  Visitation is Saturday after 10:00 a.m. ET until the time of services at the Funeral Home.  Memorials may be made to Hope Hospice of Fulton County.

Vera Mouton

Published: May 3rd, 2011

Vera Mouton, 92, of Culver, Indiana, passed away Monday, May 2nd, 2011.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. ET at the New Life Church in Rochester, Indiana.  Visitation is Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. ET until the time of services at the church.  The Odom Funeral Home in Culver is in charge of arrangements.

Frances P. Bowersox

Published: May 2nd, 2011

Frances P. Bowersox, 98, formerly of Leiters Ford, Indiana, passed away Friday, April 29th, 2011.  A Celebration of Life service will be held on Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the Good Family Funeral Home in Rochester, Indiana.  Visitation is one hour prior to services at the Funeral Home.  Memorials may be made to the Leiters Ford United Methodist Church.