The Reverend Dr. James A. Hardin passed peacefully on June 2, 2020.

Debra C. Reeser, 64, of Walton, passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2020 in her residence.

Virginia Lee Malott, 85, Denver, Indiana, passed away at 8:26 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020, at her residence.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Arlena Key Carter, 65, of Peru passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020 at Aperion Care of Peru.

Virginia Lee Malott: 85, Denver, Indiana, passed away at 8:26 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at McClain Funeral Home, Denver, Indiana.

Walter Junior Burton, 77, formerly of rural Peru, Indiana, flew away on angels’ wings into the arms of Jesus, from The Veteran’s Home at King, Wisconsin, on May 28, 2020.

Charlotte Kathleen Kiefer, 82 of Poplar Bluff, Mo., passed away Sunday, May 31, 2020 at Westwood Hills Health and Rehab Center.

Rebecca Sue Trueblood, 62, of Peru, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, May 28, 2020. She was born in Peru on December 22, 1957, the daughter of William and Mable Irene Overly Trueblood.

Glen Hedrick of Willcox, Arizona passed away at his home on May 23, 2020 at the age of 78.

Nona Lynn (Rickard) Pearcy, 73, of Miami, Indiana, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo, Indiana.

Danese C. Shropshire passed away May 24, 2020 at Century Villa Health Care.

Mary “Ruth” Zehring, 95, of Bunker Hill, passed into the arms of Jesus early Monday morning, May 25, 2020 at Northwoods Village nursing home in Kokomo. She was born July 17, 1924 in Washington County, Indiana to the late Lona and Nellie (Fawbush) Fleenor. She married Dale Thomas Zehring on O…

Ruthanne Abbott, 67, of Peru, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 8:40pm.

Paige Ashton Brannum, 30, of Peru, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne. She was born February 15, 1990 in Wabash to Mitchell and Tammy (Ritchie) Brannum. She was a graduate of North Miami High School and was currently studying Criminal Justice, h…

Marie M. Walker, 95, of Peru, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Blair Ridge Health Campus.

Marie Lavonne (Enyeart) Nichols 88 of Pikeville, TN quietly slipped away with the Angels on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. She was originally from Wabash, IN but has enjoyed living the last 14 years with her daughter Paula & Donnie Watson.

Jerry Dean Brown, 70, of Peru, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Jerry Dean Brown, 70, of Peru, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Eileen C. Walt, 90, of Peru passed away at 5:15 A.M., Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at the Blair Ridge Health Campus. Eileen was born in Flint, Michigan on November 20, 1929, the daughter of Frederick B. Patten and Olive Blair. She married Eldon W. Walt in Swartz Creek, Michigan on September 29, 194…

Roger W. VanDyke, 68, of Kokomo, went home to be with the Lord at 10:38 a.m. at his home in Kokomo. He was born June 24, 1951 to the late Robert and Wilma VanDyke. He married Sherry Hoghe Pettay in 1985.

Charles “Charlie” Bowen, 71, of Peru, IN went home to be with the Lord on April 25, 2020.

Michael J. Ridenour Sr.: 73, formerly of Logansport, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2020. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home. Family/friends may sign the online guestbook at www.FlowersLeedyAllen.com.

Barbara “Maudi” Hetzner Scherer, 96, of Washington DC, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at her residence. She was born on March 18, 1924 in Peru, Indiana to the late Lou and Mimi Hetzner.

Joyce Eileen (Sullivan) Davidson, 46, of Peru passed away unexpectedly at 3:01 a.m., Sunday, May 10, 2020, of heart failure at Dukes Memorial Hospital. Born on November 11, 1973 in Peru, she was the daughter of Max and Lydia (Todositschuk-Bondar) Sullivan.

Jerry Allan Butler, 79, of Peru, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Friday day, May 1, 2020 at his home. He was born March 10, 1941 in Peru, Indiana to the late Floyd and Merle (Wolfe) Butler. He married Karron Hudson on October 28, 1967 at the First Baptist Church in Peru and she survives.

Jerry Allan Butler, 79, of Peru, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Friday day, May 1, 2020 at his home. He was born March 10, 1941 in Peru, Indiana to the late Floyd and Merle (Wolfe) Butler. He married Karron Hudson on October 28, 1967 at the First Baptist Church in Peru and she survives.

Myron Lee Bowland, 96, of Peru, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at Aperion Estates Assisted Living.

Elsie Lee Willis Wilburn, 100, Peru, passed away at 9:15 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2020, at her residence.

Terry Max Alley, 80, of Peru went to be with his Heavenly Father at 8:31 pm on Friday, May 8, 2020 at his home with his daughters by his side, ending an earthly life that was full of joy, peace, love, compassion and faith.

Timothy Lee Meives, formerly of Peru, passed away peacefully at Parkridge Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, at the age of 56.

Joseph A. Schreyer, 74, passed away peacefully at his home in Bonita Springs, FL on Saturday May 2, 2020 with his wife by his side. Born on Jan. 29, 1946 in LaPorte, IN to Martin A and Josephine (Perkins) Schreyer. Joe graduated from Logansport High School in 1964.

Doris A. Huffman, 75, of rural Macy, Indiana passed at 4:20 p.m., Wednesday, May 7, 2020 at her residence after being in failing health for a short time.

Rodney Lee Mygrant, 66, Peru, passed away at 4 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at his residence, ending a courageous battle with ALS.

Raymond Graber, 65, Amboy, IN, passed away at 5:29 a.m. on Monday, May 4, 2020, at his residence.

Mark David Yerkes, 69, of Peru, formerly of Logansport, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on May 2, 2020.

June Ellen Sodervick, 91, of Wabash, Indiana, died at 6:29 a.m., Monday, May 4, 2020 at Wellbrooke of Wabash. She was born Sept. 12, 1928 in Winamac, Indiana to Chauncey M. and June Katherine (Moody) Felker.

Rodney Lee Mygrant, 66, Peru, passed away at 4:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at his residence.

Raymond Graber, 65, Amboy, passed away at 5:29 a.m. on Monday, May 4, 2020, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at McClain Funeral Home, Denver. www.mcclainfh.com.

Russell Books, 89, of Peru, passed away on Friday, May 1, 2020 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Peru.

Clara Laniece (Sandy) Oaks, 78, of Peru, IN went to her eternal home on Monday, April 27, 2020 surrounded by her loving family.

Clara Laniece (Sandy) Oaks, 78, of Peru, IN went to her eternal home on Monday, April 27, 2020 surrounded by her loving family.

Paul L. Ramsey, 56, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at Aperion Care in Kokomo, IN after a five year battle with dementia.

Berneil A. Boone, 73, of Peru passed away unexpectedly at 2:03 p.m., Friday, April 24, 2020.

James R. Stine, 87, of Peru, passed away at 9:15 p.m., Sunday, April 26, 2020, at his residence with his loving wife Alice by his side. He was born in Carbondale, Pennsylvania on Sept. 7, 1932, the son of Louis and Alice Wedeman Stine. Jim married Alice Vaverchak at the St. Rose Catholic Chu…

Greg W. Smith, 65, of Peru, passed away at 10:58 p.m., Saturday, April 25, 2020 at his residence. He was born in Peru on Feb. 18, 1955, the son of William H. Smith and Frances Place.

Steve M. Sopher, 63, Denver, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2020, at Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis.

In the early hours of April 26, 2020, John Richard Mullett of Greentown, IN, heard God speak the words we should all aspire to hear, “Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happines…

Elizabeth Anne Lubin, 72, of Rochester passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at her residence.

Carol Sue Goad, 81, of Peru, IN passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Peru. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at the Mitchell City Cemetery in Mitchell, IN.

David J. Morris, 69, formerly of Amboy and Indianapolis, IN, passed away peacefully in his sleep in his apartment in Elgin, IL, on April 15, 2020. He was born in New Castle, IN, on Dec. 23, 1950, the son of Robert and Marian Morris. He was a 1969 graduate of Northwestern High School (Kokomo,…

Emma Jean Walton, 88, of Peru, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Peru. Emma was born Emma Jean Fields to Robert Fields and Zettie Pearl Jernigan (Smith) on Feb. 26, 1932 in Nettleton, MS She moved from Mississippi to Peru, …

John Robert Woodard, 64, of Peru, passed away at 2:55 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo. John was born in Marion, Indiana in 1955, the son of Jack and Helen Puvel Woodard. He married Pam Beck on April 4, 1981 and she survives.