Beehler, Charles P.

Charles P. Beehler
Aug. 13, 1869-March 17, 1930


Niles Daily Star, Monday, March 17, 1930, page 1, col. 6, microfilm Niles District Library

CHARLES P. BEEHLER, 60, DIES AFTER INJURY

Former Cass County Farmer Passes Away as Result of Severe Fall

 

Charles Peter Beehler, 60, a Cass county farmer for many years before moving to Niles about six years ago and taking up his residence at 1231 Oak street, died this morning at 11:15 in Pawating hospital where he was taken last Thursday after he had fallen while at his farm on Yankee street and broken one of his hip bones.  Mr. Beehler had been in ill health for about four years and the shock of thie fall and the complications which arose proved fatal.

Mr. Beehler was born in Madison township, St. Joseph county, Indiana on August 13, 1869.  He moved to Michigan 37 years ago. He was married in Niles to Mary Reum of Niles who survives him.  Besides his widow, he is survived by three children, Walter and Harry Beehler who live on the Beehler farm on Yankee street, and Mrs. George Reid, 1213 Oak street.  Six brothers, all of Mishawaka, also survive.  The brothers are Phillip, Jacob, Joseph, Peter, Adam and Fred.

Mr. Beehler was a prominent member of St. John's Evangelical church and had served as an officer of the church council.

The funeral plans are not completed.



Brock, Willis John

Willis John Brock
Aug. 25, 1938-Aug. 26, 1938


Niles Daily Star, Friday, August 26, 1938, page 2, col. 4, microfilm Niles District Library

Willis John Brock Services Saturday

 

Funeral services for Willis John Brock, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brock, R. 4, Niles, will be held at 10:30 o'clock Saturday morning in the Rutherford funeral home.

The infant died five hours after birth at 10:30 o'clock Thursday night in Pawating hospital. It was the Brock's only child.

 

Delibac, Moses

Moses Delibac
1865-Aug. 22, 1938


Niles Daily Star, Monday, August 22, 1938, page 1, col. 6, microfilm Niles District Library


MOSES DELIBAC, 73, SUCCUMBS IN HOME

Death Follows Illness of Six Years; Services Wednesday

 

Ill more than six years, Moses Delibac, died at 8:50 o'clock this morning in his home, 1334 Pheonix[sic] street, he was 73 years old.

A former employe of the Kawneer company, Mr. Delibac had lived in Niles for the last 16 years.  He moved here from Akely, Minn.

Mr. Delibac was twice married, the first time to Emaline Shaffer in Kankakee, Ill., July 14, 1884. Later he was married to Mary Pecore in Waynesville, Ill., Oct. 26, 1902.

He leaves his wife, Mary; two sons, Walter, Niles, and Willis, Buchanan; one daughter, Mrs. Darcy Salisbury, Niles, and two step-children, Edward Turtle,and Mrs. George Moon, Niles.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon in the Rutherford funeral home. The Rev. T.O. Lee will officiate. Burial will be in Silverbrook cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home.


Niles Daily Star, Tuesday, August 23, 1938 page 2, col. 2, microfilm Niles District Library

DELIBAC RITES


Edward Zimmerman, Edward Miller, Roy Wager, DeVern Asmus, Dale Hull and Dewin Dunn will serve as pallbearers at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon for the funeral of Moses Delibac, 73. The Rev. T.O. Lee, will conduct the services int he Rutherford funeral home. Burial will be in Silverbrook cemetery.  Mr. Delibac died Monday morning in his home, 1334 Phoenix street.

Niles Daily Star, Wednesday, August 24, 1938 page 2, col. 3, microfilm Niles District Library

DELIBAC RITES HELD


The Rev. T.O. Lee conducted funeral services for Moses Delibac, 73, at 2 o'clock this afternoon in the Rutherford funeral home. Burial was in Silverbrook cemetery. Edward Zimmerman, Edward Miller, Roy Wager, DeVern Asmus, Dale Hull and Edwin Dunn served as pallbearers.

Evans, Derick Lee

Derick Lee Evans
Jan. 3, 1984-Oct. 23, 1987


Niles Daily Star, Monday, October 26, 1987, page 2, col. 4, microfilm Niles District Library

Derick Lee Evans, 3, 205 E. Indiana St., South Bend, Ind., died at about 1 p.m. Friday in an accident on Sample Street in South Bend.

He was a lifetime resident of the area who was born Jan. 3, 1984 in South Bend.

Surviving are his father, Julio Arraga of Florida; his mother, Mary Dean Evans, home; grandparents, Mr.and Mrs. Columbus Evans, South Bend; and a brother, Adrian Evans, Home.

Services are at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pifer-Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Silas Anderson, St. Paul's Church of God in Christ, South Bend, officiating. Burial will be at Silverbrook Cemetery.

Friends may call after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

 

Gephart, Rodger F.

Rodger F. Gephart
Dec. 14, 1887-July 16, 1950


Niles Daily Star, Monday, July 17, 1950, page 2, col. 4, microfilm Niles District Library

Rodger Fred Gephart, 62, former Niles resident, died at 11 p.m. Sunday in Marion, Ind., after an illness of two months. He had been active in real estate dealings here.

He was born Dec. 14, 1887, in Niles, and moved to Marion when. . [illegible]. .  .

Friends may call at the Pifer funeral home. The Rev. Percy D. Jones will conduct services at the funeral home at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Silverbrook cemetery.