Jack L. Stodgell, 83, of Peru passed away at 10:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13, 2021 at home.

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Fannie (Fran) Gingerich, 89, of rural Kokomo, IN passed away on Friday evening at her home surrounded by her son and daughter-in-law.

Beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Barbara Ann Keeney, 66, of Peru, passed away at 8:38 P.M., Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at Community Howard Regional Hospital, Kokomo, IN. She was born in Indianapolis, IN, on Jan. 29, 1955, the daughter of John and Betty Herd Catey. Barb married John H. Kenn…

Albert Ray Green, 64, of Peru passed away suddenly at 1:40am on Sept. 25, 2016, at his residence.

Margrett L. Clark passed away on Wednesday Dec. 30, 2015 at 12:05 AM at her daughter’s residence in Peru, Indiana surrounded by family.

Robert Anthony Caravelli, Esq. was born July 8, 1945 in St. Louis, Missouri, first son of the late Dr. Anthony and Mrs. Olga (Grellner) Caravelli. He received his bachelor degree from LaSalle College (now LaSalle University) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1967. After graduation, he proudly…

Lawrence Edward ‘Larry’ Bender, age 76, Kokomo, formerly of Peru, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, at Ascension St. Vincent Kokomo.

Memorial services for Judy Ann Cole are 6:00 pm, Monday, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Roann Chapel. Friends may call 4-6 pm Monday, at the funeral home.

Sharon Irene Ballee, 85, of Wabash, Indiana, died at 5:35 pm, Monday, Sept 6, 2021, at Compassus Hospice in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was born on March 15, 1936, in Wabash, to Ray and Lucille (Cole) Flook.

Bertha Jean Thorn, 66, of Peru, passed away on Monday, Sept 6, 2021 at St. Vincent Heart Center in Carmel, Indiana.

Penny Sue Frederick, 56, of Peru, IN passed away on Friday, Sept 3, 2021 at Dukes Memorial Hospital in Peru, IN.

Gayle Ann Saylors, 62, of Greentown passed away of 12:24 AM, Wednesday, Sept 2, 2021 at Community Howard Hospital. She was born on Sept 12, 1958 in Peru, IN the daughter of John and Joyce Ann Gear Fenstermaker.

Walter Caylor, 83, of Bloomington, Indiana passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug 30, 2021, with his wife of 57 years, and his children by his side. On Sept 1, 1963, he married Janet Kay (Miller) Caylor, who survives him.

It is with intense sadness and broken hearts that the family of Matthew Oaks announce his passing. Matthew was an amazing son, father, brother, and friend. He had a heart of gold and a personality to match. He fought a hard fight but succumbed to complications of diabetes on Tuesday, Aug 31,…

Randy Nunn, 63, peacefully passed away on Thursday, Aug 26, 2021 at Wesleyan Nursing Home Marion, Indiana.

Avis Irene Click Glassburn, 90, Denver, Indiana, passed away at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, Sept 2, 2021, at Hickory Creek of Peru.

Willie Hendrix, 90, of Stanford, Kentucky passed away Friday, Aug 27, 2021 at VA Hospital in Lexington.

Harold Lee Shipley, 86, Kokomo, passed away at 5:07 pm Sunday, Aug 29, 2021, at Aperion Care in Peru. He was born March 16, 1935, in Pulaski County, Indiana, the son of the late Charles & Helen (Miller) Shipley.

Donald Eugene Creager, 78, of Peru, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Aug 28, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Zelbert Leaman Phillips of Peru, Indiana. Thursday Aug 26, 2021 at 9:30 PM. Zelbert went to be with the Lord peacefully at home with his family by his side. Zelbert was born May 16 1934 in Putnam County, Tennessee. He married Carol J. Buzbee on Aug 23rd, 1952. He worked for Bushhog Freeman o…

Douglas K. Dials, 67, of Peru, passed away at his residence at 3:33 P.M., Friday, Aug 27, 2021. He was born in Wabash, IN on June 30, 1954, the son of Gerald and Virginia Staggs Dials. Doug married Clare Olinger in Wabash, IN on June 5, 2005 and she survives.

John R. Tabor, Peru, passed away on Aug 26, 2021 at his residence.

Shannon Marie Torres, age 42, Logansport, passed away peacefully at 2:52 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021, in her residence, surrounded by her family.

Virginia Ildefonzo, 75, of Peru, passed away at 1:35 A.M., Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021 at IU University Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born in Kokomo, IN on Sept 6, 1945, the daughter of Harry and Gladys Ward Chism. Virginia married Robert Ildefonzo on Dec 26, 1964 and he survives.

Beatrice Kay Sparks, 66, of Wabash (formerly of Peru), passed away on Monday, Aug 23, 2021 at Parkview Hospital in Wabash.

James R. Miniear, 61, Macy, passed away at his residence.

Kyong “Kay” Gimlin, 68, of Peru, went to be with the Lord at 9:30am, Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021 at her home. She was born Jan. 9, 1953 in Busan, South Korea, to Heung-Jung An and Geum-Soon Baek.

Joseph A. Dunn, 62, of Peru passed away at 2:49 PM, Friday, Aug 20, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born in Peru on Oct 20, 1958 the son of Norman and Marlene (Shrock) Dunn. Joseph married Toni Logsdon on May 22, 1982 and she survives.

Joe Louis Ledesma, 46, of Altus, Oklahoma, died at 9 pm, Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, at his daughter's home in Peru. He was born on Dec. 6, 1974, in Altus, Oklahoma, to Rosa (Revilla) Martinez.

Joe Louis Ledesma, 46, of Altus, Oklahoma, died at 9 pm, Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, at his daughter’s home in Peru. He was born on Dec. 6, 1974, in Altus, Oklahoma, to Rosa (Revilla) Martinez.

Robin Clutinger, 69, a resident of Peru passed away on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 at Summerfield Healthcare Center, Cloverdale, Indiana, a facility for people with Huntington’s Disease.

Linda Sue Malott, 69, Denver, Indiana, passed away on Friday morning, Aug. 20, 2021, at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home, Ft. Wayne.

John Albert Smith, Jr., 81 of Peru passed away at 1:42 p.m., Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

John Albert Smith, Jr., 81 of Peru passed away at 1:42 p.m., Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Judy Marie Daugherty, 70, of Miami County, passed away at 4:30am on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021 at Howard Community Hospital in Kokomo.

Stanley Graves of Peru, Indiana passed away on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021 at the age of 85. He was born on Sept. 7, 1935 in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky to parents William Leonard Graves and Lavada (Kirby) Graves. Stanley grew up with his six surviving siblings on the family farm where they raised tobacco…

Steven Eric Sawyer, 63, of Peru, was taken from his earthly home on Friday Aug. 13, 2021 after a great evening of golf the night before.

On Tuesday Aug. 10, 2021, our beloved father, brother, and grandfather, Marion “Dutch” Alonzo Shultz, 75, went home to be with the Lord.

Roscoe Russell Ziner Jr., 66, of rural Peru, Indiana, died 5:01 pm, Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, at his home. He was born on Feb. 21, 1955, in Wabash, Indiana, to Roscoe Russell Ziner Sr. and Bessie Jane (Lehman) Custer.

Lobilia “Jean” Ballard, 77, of Cement City, MI passed away Wednesday, Aug. 11,2021 at Cambrian Memory Care in Tecumseh, MI.

Vicki Lynn Townsend (age 75) gained her wings on Tuesday, Aug. 10th, 2021 after a long battle with cancer. She is preceded in death by her husband, James A. Townsend (1997) and daughter, Lisa Cole (2017). Vicki is survived by sons Billy (wife Melody) and Rodger (wife Frances) and daughters M…

Catherine N. “Katie” Quinton, 91, of Peru, passed away at 10:39 P.M., Sunday, July 25, 2021 at her residence. She was born in Peru on Jan. 15, 1930, the daughter of Francis and Esta Marie Winegardner Aspinwall. Katie married William Raymond Quinton in Lafayette, IN on March 5, 1949 and he survives.

John H. Hoagland, 77, Twelve Mile, Indiana, passed away at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, at his residence.

Hubert Earl Stapleton, 90, of Peru, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021 at Blair Ridge Health Campus in Peru.

Sally E. (Black) Lennon, 84, of Peru, passed away at 11:12pm on Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021 at Dukes Memorial Hospital.

Frances Ellen (Ash) Conrad, 93, of Gainesville, Florida passed away peacefully on Aug. 3, 2021 at Lifecare of Jacksonville Healthcare Center.

Patty (Cain) Smith, 90, Denver, Indiana, went home to be with the Lord at 12:40 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, at Logansport Memorial Hospital, Logansport.

It is with great sadness that the family of Orley L. Hawley, known as “Roy, “announces he passed away on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at the age of 92. He retired to Silver Lake, IN where he could spend his days on the lake. He was born in Bridgeport, IL on Feb. 10, 1929, the son of Orley M. and…