Bradley A. Breyfogle
Saturday, 21 October 2017 20:28

June 16, 1976 to October 21, 2017

FRANCESVILLE - Bradley Allan Breyfogle, 41, of Winamac, passed away at 8:28 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 21, at Pulaski Memorial Hospital, Winamac. 

He was born June 16, 1976 in Valparaiso, to Allan and Sharon Johnson Breyfogle. He married Kimberly Gannon on Nov. 8, 2003 in Valparaiso. She survives.

He is also survived by: 
Gavin Breyfogle, De Pere, WI, Son 
Katlyn Breyfogle, Kouts, Daughter 
Scott Pollard, Springfield, OR, Stepson 
Austin Pollard, Georgetown, TX, Stepson 
Colin Pollard, Eugene, OR, Stepson 
Allan and Sharon Johnson Breyfogle, Winamac, Parents 
Tracy Rose (Jonathan) Jones, Greenwood, Sister 
Harper Rose Jones, Niece 
Mary Johnson, Hobart, Maternal, Grandmother 
Anne Breyfogle, Hobart, Paternal Grandmother 
Many aunts, uncles and cousins

Preceded in death by: 
Houston Johnson, Maternal grandfather 
Dwayne Breyfogle, Paternal grandfather 
Nancy Schulz, Beloved aunt

Mr. Breyfogle graduated from Winamac Community High School in 1994. He attended Ball State University. He enjoyed playing football for the Winamac Warriors. He worked for the Plymouth Tube Co. in Winamac and Task Force Tips in Valparaiso. He enjoyed sports, reading and cooking. He enjoyed being outdoors and watching UFC fights. He was a talented writer. He was an avid Cubs fan and Winamac Warrior fan. His favorite pastime was being with his children. He had a sense of empathy unlike most others. He was a constant example of one with a servant's heart by always helping those in need, giving to the homeless. He befriended those who others would not take notice of. He was always a listening ear to lonely strangers and even volunteered at a food pantry just weeks before his passing. He will be dearly missed by those whose lives he touched.

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27, and one hour prior to services Saturday, at the Winamac Church of the Nazarene, Winamac. The funeral service will be at 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Winamac Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Tanner Griffin officiating. Burial will be at McKinley Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Winamac.

Memorial donations may be made to Winamac Church of the Nazarene Food Pantry or Church of the Nazarene FUEL Program which feeds children in need.

Arrangement have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel, Francesville.

Lorna A. DePoy
Friday, 20 October 2017 08:56

October 29, 1944 to October 20, 2017

WINAMAC - Lorna Ann Fitz DePoy, 72, of Winamac, passed away at 8:56 a.m., Friday, Oct. 20, at Pulaski Health Care Center, Winamac.

She was born Oct. 29, 1944 to the late Wayne Wood and Mary Catherine Neusbaum Fitz. On March 29, 1964, she married Darl Elmer DePoy at the Tippecanoe Christian Church, Winamac. He survives.

Also surviving are: 
Dewight (Lisa) DePoy, Francesville, Son 
Bryan (Valerie) DePoy, Monticello, Son 
Scott (Stephanie) DePoy, Winamac, Son 
Christine DePoy, Winamac, Daughter 
Grandchildren Carl DePoy, Andrea (Phil) German, Nicole (Christopher) Fowler, Nathan DePoy, Kelsey DePoy, Lindsey DePoy, Samantha DePoy, Sawyer DePoy, and Seaver DePoy. 
Minnie Rater Ledford, Winamac, Sister 
William (Kay) Rater, Monon, Brother 
Mary Catherine Fitz Becker, Winamac, Sister 
Alberta Fitz (Albert) Smith, Francesville, Sister 
Wayne (Judy) Fitz, Winamac, Brother

Mrs. DePoy graduated from Francesville High School in 1962. She earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Manchester College in 1965 and master's degree from Purdue University in 1972. She had worked as a teacher and a librarian. She taught second grade at West Central schools and Head Start in Winamac. She was employed as a librarian at Francesville, Winamac and Medaryville. She was a member of Tippecanoe Christian Church and the Pulaski County Extension Homemakers Club. She enjoyed gardening, music, reading and photographing historic barns. She enjoyed art and collecting.

Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 24, at the Tippecanoe Christian Church (5292 West 750 South, Winamac); and one hour prior to services Wednesday. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the church with Rev. Edward Clark officiating. Burial will be at Tippecanoe Cemetery, Winamac.

Memorial donations may be given to the Tippecanoe Christian Church Ladies Guild.

Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary, Winamac.

Donald D. Tiede
Thursday, 19 October 2017 13:28

April 16, 1941 to October 19, 2017

FRANCESVILLE - Donald D. "Skip" Tiede, 76, of Francesville, passed away at 1:28 p.m., Thursday, Oct.19, at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette.

He was born April 16, 1941 in Rensselaer, to the late Donald V. and Marian R. Ringen Tiede. He married Becky Goble on June 9, 1963 in Winamac. She survives.

He is also survived by: 
Bonnie (Dan) Koebcke, Francesville, Daughter 
Connie (Kevin) Wuethrich, Francesville, Daughter 
Carrie Tiede, Francesville, Daughter 
Grandchildren: Amber (Bart) Leman, Alyssa (Justin) Delph, Kara (Jason) Bohlinger, Kristy (Jason) Carlile, Kaitlyn (Jake) Podell, and Dakota Tiede. 
12 Great Grandchildren: Kyra, Ryder, Eli, Avery, Tenley, Taylor, Allie, Sophia, Simon, Taelyn, Parker and Lanie. 
Ruth Ann Bishop, Lafayette, Sister 
Linda K. Rusk, Francesville, Sister 
Janelle Tiede, Francesville, Sister-in-law 
Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by: 
Abby Lynne Tiede, Daughter 
Jerry Joe Tiede, Brother 
Billy D. Tiede, Brother 
Glenn A. Tiede, Brother 

Mr. Tiede was retired from the Pulaski County Highway Department and had formerly worked for FTC, Inc. He was a member of the Francesville First Christian Church as well as the Francesville Volunteer Fire Department for over 30 years where he had formerly served as fire chief. He was also a member of the Indiana Volunteer Firefighters Association. He enjoyed mushroom hunting and puttering around Francesville in his pickup. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. The true joy in his life was his family. He will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved him.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 22, at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel, Francesville. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 23, at the funeral home with Pastor James Ketchen officiating. Burial will be at Roseland Cemetery, Francesville.

Memorial donations may be made to the Francesville Volunteer Fire Department or Francesville First Christian Church Youth Group.

Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at

Donna Bajer
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 00:00

August 20, 1961 to October 18, 2017

KNOX - Donna Bajer, 56, of Monterey, died Wednesday, Oct. 18, in Knox.

She was born Aug. 20, 1961, in Chicago, the daughter of the late Donald and Constance Hamilton Stegner.

Surviving are her husband, Michael Bajer of Monterey; daughters Michelle Rzepczynski of Monterey and Angela(Corrie Covelli) Bajer of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; grandchildren  Alexis Bajer of Monterey, Destiny Bajer of Monterey, Edward (Jill) Rzepczynski, Anthony Luna, Max Newman, Logan Covelli and Loukas Covelli; great-grandchildren Ryker and Lylah; and brother Donald (Beth) Stegner Jr. of Lake Geneva, Wis.

She was preceded in death by son Brandon Bajer.

Mrs. Bajer worked as a bookkeeper. She loved to cook and looked forward to the holidays, especially Christmas. She loved spending time with her family and her grandchildren. She will be missed by many.

Friends will be received 2 to 6 p.m. (CT), Friday, Oct. 27, at the at the Braman & Son Memorial Chapel, Knox. The funeral service will follow at 6 p.m. (CT), at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the family.

Alice M. Mooi
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 01:42

April 29, 1930 to October 17, 2017

WINAMAC - Alice M. Mooi, 87, of Rochester (formerly of Winamac) passed away at 1:42 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Wynnfield Crossing Senior Living Community, Rochester.

She was born April 29, 1930 to the late Herbert and Lillian Brook Asmus. On Oct. 19, 1957, she married Henry "Hank" Mooi in LaPorte. He passed away Sept. 9, 2017. 

Survivors include: 
Charles (Kay) Asmus, Brother 
Nancy Asmus, Sister-in-law 
3 Nieces and 3 Nephews 
Several Great Nieces and Great Nephews

Preceded in death by: 
Donald Asmus, Brother

Mrs. Mooi graduated from LaPorte High School, received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Ball State University, and spent her life as an educator. She taught in both the LaPorte County Schools as well as the Eastern Pulaski Elementary School. Altogether, she taught for 36 years. She was a member of the Pulaski County Retired Teachers Association and the Indiana Retired Teachers Association. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Winamac where she was active with the children's choir and had served as an organist. She enjoyed traveling as well as music, especially playing the piano. She will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 22, at the First United Methodist Church, Winamac. The funeral service will follow at 3 p.m., Sunday, at the church with Pastor Dave Marty officiating. Burial will be at McKinley Memorial Gardens Cemetery,  Winamac.

Memorial donations may be given to the First United Methodist Church, Winamac.

Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary, Winamac. 

John W. O'Donnell Jr.
Monday, 16 October 2017 01:30

May 31, 1943 to October 16, 2017

WINAMAC - John William O'Donnell Jr., 74, of Fayetteville, Ark. (formerly of Winamac) died at 1:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 16, at his home in Fayetteville.

He was born May 31, 1943, in Winamac, to the late John Sr. and Dorothy Hein O'Donnell. He was a 1961 graduate of Winamac High School. In 1963, he married his high school sweetheart, Carolyn Heater. She died Nov. 12, 2011.

Survivors include: 
Amanda O'Donnell (Curtis) Lords, Daughter 
Judy (Vic) Heater, Sister 
Jim O'Donnell, Brother 
Pat (Cheryl) O'Donnell, Brother 
Susan O'Donnell, Sister 
Patricia Keller O'Donnell, Step Mother 
Maureen Inman, Sister 
Ryan O'Donnell, Brother 
Many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews

Mr. O'Donnell served in the U.S. Army, was in the band "The Group," was a hospital administrator, restaurateur, and was in sales. He and his wife moved to Fayetteville in 1983 with Winamac Steel. He was a beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and friend.

A graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 27, at St. Peter's Cemetery, Winamac, with Rev. Leroy Kinnaman officiating. The American Legion and VFW will conduct military graveside services. Burial will follow services at the cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Peter's Cemetery.

Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at

Thomas P. Kabrich
Sunday, 15 October 2017 00:00

October 16, 1945 to October 15, 2017

FRANKLIN - Thomas Paul Kabrich, 71, of Edinburgh, formerly of Greenville and Francesville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 15, at Franciscan Health, Indianapolis.

He was born Oct. 16, 1945 in Shelbyville, to the late Carl and Mary (Ping) Kabrich. He married Sharry Carr on Jan. 21, 1967 at Jollity United Methodist Church in Shelby County. She survives.

Also surviving are sons Todd Kabrich (Jill) of Lafayette, Scott Kabrich (Kim) of Wolcottville, Troy Kabrich (Jody) of Clayton, N. C.: daughter Teri Kabrich of Silver Lake;  grandchildren Katelyn Kabrich, Ryan Kabrich, Meagan Kabrich, Jackson Kabrich, Lauryn Kabrich, and Alison Kabrich; nieces Sue Urban (Mike) of Brazil, Ind., Sandy Kyle (Mike) of Edinburgh, Kim Ceccoli of Weschester, Ohio; nephew Tim Kabrich of Edinburgh; father-in-law Norman Carr of Franklin; and sister-in-law Barbara Johnson of Fishers.

He was preceded in death by a brother David Kabrich, and sister Linda Wilhite.

Mr. Kabrich was a 1963 graduate of Southwestern High School in Shelby County, and 1967 graduate with honors from Purdue University in agronomy and agriculture economics, and was a member of the Farm House Fraternity. He served as an agriculture lender from 1968 until his retirement in 2013 from Shelby County Bank/First Merchants, and he was a long life farmer. He previously had been a lender for the Federal Land Bank/ Farm Credit Services, Agri-Business Services, Bell Investments, Bank of Reynolds, American State Bank/Indiana Federal Bank/ Pinnacle Bank, and National City Bank/PNC. Prior to his career in banking he had worked for the Hamilton County Extension Services. He attended Jollity United Methodist Church in Shelby County and previously First Christian Church in Francesville, and Edwardsville United Methodist Church in Edwardsville. He grew up attending St. George Lutheran Church in Shelby County. He was a member of Shelbyville Lions Club, served on the Pulaski County Jail Board and previously on the Pulaski Memorial Hospital Board. He enjoyed coaching football and baseball.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m., Wednesday Oct. 18, at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 South U.S. 31 (Morton Street), Franklin. The Reverends James Ketchen and James Hoppus will conduct a service at 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 19, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Memorial donations may be made to Jollity United Methodist Church, 8990 West 600 South, Edinburgh, IN 46124; First Christian Church of Francesville, 192 East Lyman Avenue, Francesville, IN 47946; Cardinal Services, attention Silver Lake Home 10381 South State Road 15 Silver Lake, IN 46982; or the Purdue Farm House Foundation, 4280 West 700 North, Delphi, IN. 46923, attention Kevin Bender treasurer.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at Information 317-738-0202.


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