Category Obituaries

Major General James “Jim” C. McCombs

Major General (Retired) James “Jim” C. McCombs, 88 years old, of Lithia, Florida, passed away on June 13, 2024, after a multiple year battle with cancer. Jim was born on January 23, 1936, to Howard McCombs & Catherine McCombs (Sullivan)…

Samuel L. Strasser

Samuel L. Strasser, age 76, passed away Saturday, July 13, 2024, at Community Hospital North, Indianapolis, surrounded by his loving family. Born August 2, 1947, he was the son of William and Elma Strasser of Logansport. On May 12, 1966,…

Vera Belle Taylor

Vera Belle Taylor, 82, Logansport, Indiana, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, July 13, 2024, in the emergency room at Logansport Memorial Hospital. Born June 19, 1942, in Logansport, she was the daughter of the late William Virgil Taylor and Vala…

Susie Q. Maggart

Susie Q. Maggart, 67, of Rochester, Indiana, passed away Friday, July 12, 2024, in the Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne. Born July 7, 1957, in Peru, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late James and Ruth (Sivits) Winegardner. On…

Joetta K. (Timmons) Wilkinson

Joetta K. Wilkinson, age 70, Logansport, passed away at 6:52 a.m. Thursday, July 11th, in Richmond, Kentucky, at the home of her daughter, Wendy Ridout. She had been under hospice care. Born May 8, 1954, she was the daughter of…

Dorinda D. Cannan

Dorinda Darlene Cannan, age 64, Monticello, Indiana, passed away on July 8, 2024. Born on October 23, 1959, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in Lafayette, she was the daughter of Patricia Hall and Frederick Viney. Dorinda attended school in Colorado Springs…

Pauline Lueth

Pauline Lueth, 73, of Wabash, Indiana passed away on July 6, 2024. She was born on September 11, 1950 to the late Kenneth and Opal White in Baroda, Michigan.  She completed High School and four years of college in Michigan.…

William F. “Bill” Hintz

William F. “Bill” Hintz, 89 of Winamac passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2024 at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac. Born on May 11, 1935 in Francesville, he was the son of the late Everett and Clara (Tiede) Hintz.…

Billy Gene Shanks

Billy Gene Shanks ,98, passed away peacefully on June 18, 2024, at Cedar Creek in Logansport, IN. Billy was born on May 24, 1926, to Arthur Leon Shanks and Clara Avanelle (Slagal) Shanks. On July 31, 1949, he married the…

Ida Shanks

 Ida Virginia Shanks, age 91 of Logansport, passed away Sunday July 26, 2020 in McKinney Place.   Born April 8, 1929 in Columbia Mississippi to the late Louis and Ivah (Murden) Meyer. On July 31, 1949 in Logansport she married Billy…

Larry W. Burrous

Larry Wayne Burrous, 81, of West Lafayette, formerly of Galveston passed away Sunday, July 7, 2024, at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born June 15, 1943, in Kokomo, Indiana to Wayne and Mildred (Perkins) Burrous. Larry had…

Jerry V. Kitts

Jerry V. Kitts, 82, of Kokomo, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2024, at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born March 3, 1942, in Kokomo to Luther E. and Mildred L. (Wilson) Kitts.  He married first married Sondra…

John Robert Rehm

John Robert Rehm, 84, of Burnettsville passed away on Friday, July 5, 2024 at home. Born on July 21, 1939 in White County, he was the son of Harley “Dood” and Erma Rehm. He graduated in 1957 from Burnettsville High…

Donald L. Frye

Donald L. Frye, 93, of Logansport, Indiana, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2024, at his home. Born May 26, 1931, in Lockport, Indiana, he was the son of the late Alexander and Isabelle (Shaffer) Frye. On March 30, 1949, in…

Rebecca L. “Becki” Harris

Visitation: 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. Friday, July 19th, at Kroeger-Crain Funeral Home. Celebration of Life: 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 19th, at the Historic State Theatre, downtown Logansport. ****************** Not long before Hawaii become an official state of the United States,…

Janice L. Jenkins

Janice L. Jenkins, 70, of Logansport, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2024, at Memorial Hospital in Logansport. Born on July 22, 1953, in Santa Ana, California, Janice is the daughter of the late Richard and Wilda (Dunkel) Jenkins. She was…

Norman T. Newell

 Norman Trent Newell was born on January 27, 1948, in Royal Center, IN, and died on January 16, 2024, at his residence in Cottonwood, AZ.  He is the fourth son of Kenneth Arthur Newell and Gleelyn Wilma Newell (née Wolf)…

Douglas V. Blastic

Douglas V. Blastic, 85, of Logansport passed away Saturday June 29, 2024 at his home surrounded by family. Born on August 2, 1938 in Logansport, he was the son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Gast) Blastic. He was a…

Donna M. Pugh

Donna M. Pugh, 64, of Winamac passed away on Friday, June 28, 2024 at home. Services will be at 1:00 p.m., Monday, July 8, 2024 at Rans Funeral Homes’ Royal Center Chapel.  Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until the…

Floyd R. Martin

Floyd R. Martin , 55 , of Logansport , Indiana passed away Thursday, June 27, 2024. He was born December 2, 1968 in Seattle, Washington to the late Roger Martin and Nancy Kryanowski Martin Yocum. He attended high school and…

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