Obituaries

Carole Martin
B: 1939-04-14
D: 2017-08-11
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Martin, Carole
James Davis
B: 1944-11-24
D: 2017-08-09
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Davis, James
James Maddux
B: 1933-02-11
D: 2017-08-06
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Maddux, James
Richard J. & Norma Barth
D: 2017-08-05
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Barth, Richard J. & Norma
Marjorie Gesto
B: 1950-03-04
D: 2017-08-02
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Gesto, Marjorie
Larry Sommers
B: 1938-11-09
D: 2017-08-02
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Sommers, Larry
Dennis Herrschop
B: 1944-06-01
D: 2017-08-01
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Herrschop, Dennis
Betty Miller
B: 1929-12-02
D: 2017-08-01
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Miller, Betty
Ronald Hughes
B: 1941-11-15
D: 2017-07-31
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Hughes, Ronald
William Steenbeke
B: 1951-11-26
D: 2017-07-30
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Steenbeke, William
Freda Arbaugh
B: 1947-07-22
D: 2017-07-28
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Arbaugh, Freda
Mary Borders
B: 1923-11-21
D: 2017-07-28
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Borders, Mary
Lottie Keel
B: 1922-05-20
D: 2017-07-23
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Keel, Lottie
Chester Naragon
B: 1928-07-12
D: 2017-07-20
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Naragon, Chester
James Cofield
B: 1961-04-15
D: 2017-07-18
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Cofield, James
Russell Hartman
B: 1955-01-25
D: 2017-07-17
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Hartman, Russell
Anne Claeys
B: 1923-01-29
D: 2017-07-16
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Claeys, Anne
Mary Burkett
D: 2017-07-15
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Burkett, Mary
Rose Zircher
B: 1946-07-09
D: 2017-07-13
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Zircher, Rose
Vivian Noel
B: 1932-06-03
D: 2017-07-12
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Noel, Vivian
Pok Sin
B: 1951-03-27
D: 2017-07-11
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Sin, Pok

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Our Staff

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Richard G. Koschnick, Funeral Home Manager
Email: rkosc@stonemor.com

Dick has been at Chapel Hill since 2004. He currently lives in Syracuse and attends St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church. The Indianapolis native is a graduate of Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School, Ball State University and received his Funeral Service degree from Mid America College in 1983. He enjoys sailboat racing with the Wawasee Yacht Club and spending time with family & friends at the lake.

Rodney Urick, Funeral Director
Email: ruric@stonemor.com

Rodney joined our staff in November 2015.  He is a Topeka, Indiana native and a 1984 graduate from Westview Jr. Sr. High School. He earned a bachelor’s in business management from the University of Phoenix in 2005, and his mortuary science degree in 2012 from Ivy Tech in East Chicago. He is a CANA Certified Cremation Technician and also a member of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society.

Lori Smith, Community Outreach Coordinator
Email: lsmit@stonemor.com
Office Phone: 574-674-5991

Lori holds a bachelor’s degree in social work from the University of Fairbanks, Alaska. She has over 10 years of experience working with military families as an active duty military spouse. While residing in Fairbanks, her experiences included serving on a care team designed to respond to spouses and families of soldiers injured or killed in the line of duty.

Kim Andrews, Funeral Administrator
Email: kandr@stonemor.com

The Elkhart native is a graduate of Elkhart Memorial High School and joined the staff at Chapel Hill in 2010 after 30 years in management in the Van/RV industry and currently lives in Elkhart. Kim has one daughter, two stepsons and four beautiful grandchildren. Her greatest joy is spending time with her family.

Johnelle Andrews, Administrative Assistant / Receptionist

A native of South Bend, Johnell joined Chapel Hill in 2002. She currently lives in Granger and is a member of Ireland Road Church of God in Mishawaka. She volunteers at local nursing homes with her dog, Zulu, who serves as a therapy dog for hospice. Johnell and her husband of more than 30 years, Bob, have a daughter, Lydia, and three pet birds. She enjoys yoga classes and shopping for antiques.

Lori Horvath, Pre-Planning Specialist
Email: lhorv@stonemor.com

Lori joined the Chapel Hill staff with years of experience from Highland and Riverview cemeteries. She is a licensed insurance agent for funeral and burial pre-arrangements, but is also able to help families with life and health insurance needs. The South Bend native lives in Niles, Michigan, and enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her family.

Michael D. Alvarado, Service Assistant

The Elkhart native joined the staff at Chapel Hill in 2007 and currently lives in Osceola. Mike is a devoted father to his four children and enjoys the time spent with family & friends.

Mary Merckx, Service Assistant/Attendant

Mary joined the staff at Chapel Hill in 2001 after having served as a Hospice Caregiver for the previous 18 years. The Fort Wayne native now assists at the funeral home with afternoon and evening calling hours. She lives in Mishawaka with her husband and is a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church. She enjoys time spent with family and friends.

Debbie Brenneman, Service Assistant/Attendant

Deb, who joined Chapel Hill in 2009, assists with afternoon and evening calling hours and also works full time as a program assistant and is certified by the state to work with special needs children. She lives in her native Mishawaka and has a daughter, a dog and a cat. She enjoys decorating, reading, gardening and outdoor activities.

Julie Monroe, Family Services Manager / Pre-Planning Consutlant

Julie enjoys her position at Chapel Hill and strives to assist the families we serve with professionalism and compassion.

Tracy Renbarger, Cemetery Administrator

Tracy is a Buchanan, Michigan, native and currently lives in Niles. She is the mother of two grown children and is a graduate of Davenport College in South Bend. Tracy joined the staff at Chapel Hill in 2013 and brings several years of previous experience in cemetery administration. She enjoys going to the lakes in the summer and the ski slopes in the winter.

Vicki Whyde, Cemetery Administrative Assistant
Email: vwhyd@stonemor.com

Vicki joined the staff in 2004 and currently lives in Elkhart along with her two dogs, Sadie & Abbey. She is a longstanding member of Grace Lutheran Church, is an avid reader and enjoys sewing. The South Bend native is a graduate of John Adams High School, and has a daughter and a grandson.

Bob Wright, Grounds & Maintenance

Bob is a Mishawaka native, graduated from Mishawaka High School and Andrews University. Bob also keeps his certification for turf maintenance and chemical application by attending classes and seminars regularly throughout the year. A member of Michiana Christian Church, Bob lives in Elkhart with his wife and three girls; he enjoys golf, fishing and serving as a usher at Notre Dame football and basketball games.

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