Goshen News, Goshen, IN


June 12, 2013

Fillmore B. Price

July 19, 1938-June 7, 2013

— ALBION — Fillmore B. Price, 94, passed away at Parkview Noble Hospital in Kendallville at 12:35 p.m. Friday.

He was born July 19, 1918 in Kosciusko County, to John and Goldie (Robinson) Price.

He married Pauline Lucille Elijah Nov. 22, 1936. She preceded him in death in 2008.

He is survived by a son, Robert (Carol) Price of Kendallville; two daughters, Rosalie (Richard) Baker of Albion and Nancy Blankenship of Rock Springs, Ga.; grandchildren, Cindy (Phil) Fisel, Robert Jr. (Donna) Price, Debby (Jeff) Shipe, Sherry (Tony) Stump, Tammy (Jim) Hochstetler, Richard (Wendy) Baker, William (Nida) Baker, Paul (Mady) Blankenship, Sandy (Joe) Waters, Roger Blankenship, Jody Perdomo and Vickie (Keven) Langley; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Mr. Price was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Lou Wint; two brothers; a sister; his parents; his wife; two grandsons; and two great-granddaughters.

Mr. Price served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He attended the Seventh Day Adventist Church. He had various occupations until his retirement in 1979.

Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the 2 p.m. funeral service Friday at Yeager Funeral Home, 1589 Lincolnway South, Ligonier.

Celebrant Larry Baker will officiate.

Burial with full military honors will be in Oak Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.

Yeager Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.yeagerfuneralhome.com.

Text Only
  • OBT GN0416 Hess obit photo Maurine C. Hess April 18, 1922-April 10, 2014

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0416 Pearson obit photo Anita O. Pearson Jan. 26, 1918-April 14, 2014

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0416 Gaskill obit photo Catherine Marie Gaskill March 22, 1925 – April 14, 2014

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roger Wolfe Dec. 18, 1939-April 14, 2014

    April 15, 2014

  • James K. Greiner Oct. 31, 1926-April 14, 2014

    April 15, 2014

  • Arrangements pending for April 16, 2014 These arrangements and services appeared in the April 16, 2014 edition of The Goshen News.

    April 15, 2014

  • OBT GN0416 Cripe obit photo Caroline R. Cripe GOSHEN — Caroline R. Cripe, 84, died at her home Sunday afternoon. She was a 14-year survivor of breast cancer but lost her battle with a recent diagnosis of stage IV liver cancer. She was born Aug. 21, 1929 in Chicago, to Gustav and Pauline (Beiling

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0416 Roebuck obit photo Mary Anne Roebuck MIDDLEBURY — Mary Anne Roebuck, 75, died at 1:55 p.m. Sunday at Eastlake Terrace. She was born on Oct. 9, 1938 in Marshall County, to James E. and Pauline (Krouse) Elliot. On Aug. 12, 1959 in Huntington County, she was married to Donald C. Roebuck, w

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0416 Sweisberger obit photo Lamonte 'Monte' Sweisberger ELKHART — Lamont “Monte” Sweisberger, 73, died Sunday morning at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. He was born Oct. 7, 1940 in Wakarusa, to Adam and Helen (Kehr) Sweisberger. He is survived by two children, Jesse Keith and Sara Heiliger, both of Elkhart

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Macyn Jolene Lehman MILLERSBURG — Macyn Jolene Lehman was stillborn Saturday evening at IU Health Goshen Hospital. She is survived by her parents, Andy and Julie (Mahaffa) Lehman, Millersburg; two brothers, Micah and Eli, and a sister, Raegan, all of Millersburg. Also s

    April 14, 2014

AP Video

Goshen City Council member Dixie Robinson is asking residents to make an effort to clean up their yards this spring. The city’s Dial-A-Truck program is available to haul trash away. Do you think there are more unsightly properties in Goshen this year than five years ago?

Yes, I have noticed more problem properties
No, I have not noticed more problems
I think the problems are about the same as always
     View Results