Kristin R. Soplanda, 28, of Michigan City passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020.

Christine C. Baron, age 73, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at her home.

Doris Frances (Boone) Bedwell, 89, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away peacefully at her son’s home in Noblesville, Indiana, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020.

Elaine Carol Gilbert, 89, died, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in the Masonic Care Community, Utica, surrounded by her loving family.

Mary was born on May 17, 1956, in Greenwood, Mississippi. the daughter of the late Sylvia-May Harris and Sam Thomas Jr. She was the second oldest of 16 siblings. The family moved to Michigan City, Indiana, where she graduated from Rogers High School in 1975.

Lois Ann Weeden, 85, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at La Porte Hospital.

Mary R. Stevens, 94, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at 7 a.m. in her home.

Iva Lee Thomas, 91, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

William G. Karm, Jr., was born on Dec. 25, 1935 (yes, a Christmas baby), in Michigan City, Indiana. Bill became very independent as a young child.

Judy K. Dombrowski, 68, passed away Wednesday in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.

Ronald Lee Estep, 75, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away on Sept. 10, 2020. He was born in South Bend, Indiana, on Jan. 13, 1945, to Charles Dewey and Ella May (Tuley) Estep. He graduated in 1963 from New Carlisle High School, Indiana.

Iva Lee Thomas, 91, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Dorothy M. (Nee Swierkosz) Gilreath, age 84, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away in Wichita Falls, Texas, on July 15, 2020.

Norman D. Steider, age 80, of Long Beach, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, at VNA Hospice. He was born Aug. 27, 1940, in Peoria, Illinois, to Henry and Izola (nee Perrine) Steider, who preceded him in death.

Robert C. Bassett, age 91, formerly of La Porte, Indiana, passed away on Sept. 4, 2020, in Jensen Beach, Florida.

Korrie Jean Meeks, 46, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at 8:07 p.m. in Franciscan Health – Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana

David W. Dave Jablonski, 67, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

William J. “Jim” Lewis, 69, of South Bend passed away on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at his residence.

Michael Lee Carwell, 24, of LaCrosse, Indiana, passed away suddenly on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at his home in LaCrosse from natural causes.

Irma Jean (Hayter) Daube, 86, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.

Elizabeth A. Shuttleworth, 86, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at 3:46 a.m. in her home.

Carol J. Megge was born Dec. 9, 1938, in Cleveland, Ohio. She passed away Aug. 13, 2020, at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, Florida.

Ramona Irene Dillard, 92, of La Porte passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.

Sandra Lou Whiting, age 78, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at her home in La Porte, Indiana, surrounded by her loving family. Sandy was born in Michigan City on Feb. 8, 1942, to Ted and Marjorie (nee:Lidke) Pochon.

On Monday, March 30, 2020, Guinevere Cynda (Cook) Slutzkin, loving wife, mother of three children and grandmother of one grandchild, passed away at age 75 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Annette M. Sadenwater, 82, La Porte, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at 12:15 p.m. in Golden Living Center-Fountainview Terrace, La Porte, Indiana.

Timothy R. Brown, 62, of Kouts, passed away Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

David Walbring, 74, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away on Sept. 11, 2020. He was born to Marvin and Virginia Walbring on Feb. 1, 1946. Both have preceded him in death, as well as a brother, William.

Rev. Richard W. Timm, C.S.C., 97, died at Holy Cross House, Notre Dame, Indiana, on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020.

Harold “Hank” Timothy Rozinski, 76, Valparaiso, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, at 11:45 p.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, Illinois.

Steven B. McFadden, 59, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, at 3:52 p.m. in his home.

Betty Eileen Galloway, 90, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at Miller’s Health and Rehab in La Porte, Indiana.

Joseph T. Meell, Jr. passed away March 8, 2020. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at Notre Dame Church, Michigan City, Indiana. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:45 a.m. in the vestibule and Mass will be at 11 a.m. Masks are required.

Barbara Stefanek, 87, of Beverly Shores, Indiana, passed away Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at 5:53 a.m. at her home in Beverly Shores, Indiana.

Louis C. Ryba, 78, of Michigan City passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, at Franciscan Health Michigan City.

William “Bill” Malone, 94, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at his home in Rolling Prairie, surrounded by his family.

Donna Purtha-Gushrowski, 68, passed away peacefully at 4:30 a.m. Friday Sept. 4, 2020, in her home surrounded by family.

Eugene Alexander Dollberg, 78, of La Porte passed away peacefully at home at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, after a brief battle with cancer.

Louise Swink, 74, of Michigan City passed away peacefully at 1:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at Aperion Care The Arbors, Michigan City.

Paul M. Chilson, 93, of La Porte passed away on Sept. 8, 2020, at La Porte Hospital.

Michael Reed Livengood, Jr., 42, of La Porte, passed away unexpectedly at 11:12 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, at Silver Cross Hospital, New Lenox, Illinois.

Melba L. Howenstine, 96, North Manchester, Indiana, passed away at 5:50 a.m. on Sept. 8, 2020 at Timbercrest Healthcare Center, North Manchester.

Sue Ann Wroblewski, 72, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at Center for Hospice Care in South Bend, Indiana.

Richard Edward Meyer, 83, passed away peacefully Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, at one of his favorite places, Hickory Hills Campground.

Elfrieda J. (Lachmund) Menke, 90, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at 1:40 a.m. in Silver Birch of Michigan City.

William K. Burns, 67, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at 7:37 p.m. in VNA Hospice Center, Valparaiso, Indiana.

Janice L. Dingler, age 64, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away peacefully at her home on Sept. 5, 2020, after a short battle with cancer.