2010 Adams Co, IN Death Index
Records provided by the Heritage Room, Berne Public Library 
1. Adams County Death Record Index 1901-1909
2. Adams County Death Record Index 1996-2000
3. Adams County Deaths - combination of early records 1886-1972
4. Adams Deaths from Berne Witness 1896-1908 
5. Berne Tri-Weekly Obits 1998-2000
6. Berne Witness Obits 1904-1909
7. Cross United Church Death Records 1875-1972
8. Geneva Obits May-Oct 1996
9. Kross Reformed Church Records 1870 - 1972
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Last name First   Maiden Age/birth Death Date Death Place Cemetery Additional Source Code
Dailley J S, Judge 61y 1905/10/09 Bluffton, (IN?) BW101305p01 1, 6
Daily Helen M Liechty 1917/07/18 1999/01/09 Berne, Adams, IN Mt Hope; Blue Creek Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Clarence "Pete" BW990111 5
Daily Thomas G 1831/10/25 1898/07/11 At home in Jefferson Twp, Adams, IN BW071498 4
Dale Geraldine M. 1927/11/12 1996/05/18 Syracuse, Kosciusko Co, IN Gardens of Memory; Eaton, IN Mrs William T 8
Danels Benjamin P 1954/05/14 1999/02/16 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW990217 5
Daniel Wilfred "Kenny" 1917/10/31 1998/09/06 Berne, Adams, IN Westlawn; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN BW980909 5
Daniels Roger 1936/09/21 1998/09/09 Temple, TX BW980911 5
Danner Fred 1903/11/25 Norwalk, OH Burial from Reformed Church BW120403 4
Darley T J 1901/05/28 Fairview Cemetary BW053001 4
Daugherty ??? 65y 1904/12/00 Jefferson Twp, Adams, IN Mrs William BW122304p09 1, 6, 9
Daugherty Child 1907/02/00 Jefferson Twp, Adams, IN Daugherty; Jay Co, IN c/o George BW022607p02 1, 6
Daughty James M 52y 1898/08/00 BW082598 4
Dausch Michael E, Sr 1942/12/20 2000/10/02 Decatur, Adams, IN Riverside BTW20001004;BSN20001010 2
Davidson Robert I 1928/07/16 2000/09/24 Pasadena, TX Gravel Hill; Jackson Twp, Jay, IN BTW20000927 2
Davis ??? 60 y (circa) 1905/05/00 Buried from M E Church, Salem Mrs Robert BW060205p09 1, 6
Davis Edith F 51 yrs 1996/07/14 Eaton, Delaware Co, IN Gardens of Memory; Eaton, IN Mrs John E 8
Davis Gideon 40y3m27d 1909/12/27 Toledo, OH State Hospital Grace Menn Church, Pandora, OH    Columbus Gr OH News BW123109p06 1, 6
Davis Matilda J Samples 1867/10/03 1904/05/13 Adams Co, IN Willshire, Van Wert, OH Mrs Melvin CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Davis Richard 55y (circa) 1908/11/14 Jay Co, IN BW111708p01 1
Davis Robert A 84 yrs 1996/07/29 Hartford City, Blackford Co, IN Park Cemetery 8
Davis Viola Belle 1998/01/13 Harborside Healthcare, Bryran, OH Shiffler BW980116 5
Davis William L 1915/12/12 1998/02/14 Indianapolis, IN Earlham  BW980216 5
Dawson Floyd A 91 yrs 2000/09/18 Warren, Huntington, IN Asbury BTW20000925 2
Day Robert M 1929/07/19 1996/05/07 Bluffton, Wells Co, IN Union City Cemetery; Randolph Co, IN 8
Dayton Jackie E Duke 1930/01/29 1996/06/01 Dunkirk, Jay Co., IN IOOF-Dunkirk; Richland Twp, Jay, IN 8
Deardeuff Marsha D Hess 1948/07/16 1998/01/27 Columbia, MO Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN  BW980130 2
DeArmond Harold L 1914/11/16 2000/01/14 Berne, Adams, IN Mt Hope; Blue Creek Twp, Adams, IN BW20000117 5
Dearst Isaac 1822/04/23 1906/01/02 Bloomington, IL Linn Grove News BW011906p04 1, 6
Death Daniel 1836/00/00 1906/11/18 Rivarre, Adams, IN Decatur News BW112306p05 1, 6
Death Fred 1901/09/02 1902/08/20 St Marys Twp, Adams, IN Mt Tabor; St Marys Twp, Adams, IN s/o E H C CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Deaton Larry C 1939/01/25 1996/05/15 Cibola Co, NM 8
Debolt ??? 59yrs 1937/04/11i Ossian, Wells, IN Mrs Alexander StJohnDRec03 3, 9
Debolt Alexander 55yrs 1935/05/03i Oaklawn; Ossian, Wells, IN StJohnDRec02 3, 9
Debolt Guy Stanley 1904/12/23 1906/08/31 Vera Cruz, Wells, IN St John UCC; Vera Cruz, Wells, IN s/o Alex and Della StJohnUCC005 3, 9
Debolt Vera Neoma 1903/06/02 1903/07/17 Vera Cruz, Wells, IN St John UCC; Vera Cruz, Wells, IN d/o Alexander & Della StJohnUCC004 3, 9
DeCamp Jerry Lee 60 yrs 1996/08/22 Muncie, Delaware Co, IN Gardens of Memory; Eaton, IN 8
Decker Marjorie L Boze 1920/12/31 2000/06/05 Berne, Adams, IN Arborcrest Mrs Wayne L BW20000605/FWJG20000606 2
DeHoff ??? 1902/01/03 Mrs Orval BW010702 4
Dehoff Ray 1869/03/14 1902/01/03 Wabash Twp, Adams, IN Westlawn; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Orville CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Deininger Chas E 9y03m14d 1901/10/18 Decatur, Adams, IN StJosephCatholic; Root Twp, Adams, IN s/o Ulrich CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Deitsch Claude Edward "Eddie" 1905/08/25 1998/06/03 Berne, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW980603 5
Deitzler John 1909/08/00 Bluffton, Allen, OH  Buried from Presbyterian Church Bluffton OH News BW090309p06 1, 6
Deizeli ???, Dr 1905/05/00 BW060605p06 1, 6
Denney George Lee 1919/10/12 1996/06/01 Dunkirk, Jay Co, IN Gardens of Memory; Eaton, IN WWII - Army 8
Dennis J R East of Geneva, Adams, IN BW101000 4
Dennis Stanley E 1955/01/24 1996/05/12 Wylie, Texas IOOF-Pennville; Penn Twp, Jay, IN 8
Depler William 65y 1908/07/28 near Rockport, OH Funeral Ebenezer Church, OH Columbus Gr. OH News BW073108p08 1
DePoy Robert W 1918/09/13 1998/11/08 Jay Co Hospital, Jay Co, IN IOOF Twin Hills; Pennville, IN BW981109 5
DeRoo Harry L 1927/11/01 2000/03/27 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW20000329 5
Derrow Harold F "Sam" 1941/07/26 2000/03/28 Decatur, Adams, IN Navy BW20000331 5
Detro Beatrice Irene 1904/02/08 1904/02/20 Decatur, Adams, IN Union Chapel; Root Twp, Adams, IN d/o Charles CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Dettening Child 0000/00/00 Funeral Germ Ref, Magley c/o William; Kirkland Twp News BW042006p12 1, 6
Dettinger Altie Marie 1905/03/17 1906/04/12 Adams County, IN c/o Wibia & Martha StJohnUCC005 3, 9
Dettinger John 45y (circa) 1905/12/02 Craigville, Wells, IN Decatur News BW120805p05 1, 6
Dettinger John 77y 1909/12/10 Vera Cruz, Wells, IN BW121409p01 1, 6
Detwiler Amanda (Mrs) 55y9m11d 1902/01/25  At home Mt Zion Cemetery; St Marys Twp? Born in Canada; Prairie Valley MO News BW020702 4
DeVanney ??? 1908/11/26 Mrs Ona BW112708p07 1
Devilbiss A L, Dr 1855/09/08 1900/03/31 Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW040400 4
DeWitt Alfred S 1866/08/00 1901/12/25 Guthrie, OK Son-in-law of Berne man BW123101 4
Deyo Maria J 76y 1906/06/12 Blue Creek Twp; daughter's home Mt Hope; Blue Creek Twp, Adams BW061206p01 1, 6
Dickey Mary Jane 1834/03/13 1898/09/19 Monroe Twp, Adams, IN Mrs John BW092298 4
Dickson Carolyn Sue Wright 1937/04/06 1999/02/09 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN IOOF Twin Hills; Pennville, IN Mrs Gerald R BW990212 5
Diehl Leo "Ray" 1917/10/09 1997/03/12 Berne, Adams, IN Covington Memorial Gardens BY16p043 2
Diehl Wava Fifer 1915/11/26 2000/04/30 Decatur, Adams, IN Covington Memorial Gardens Mrs Leo "Ray" BW20000501,BSN20000509 5
Diehlman Edith 19y (circa) 1903/09/04 Archbold, OH at home of parents BW091503 4
Diehman ??? (Mr) Over 90y 1900/07/00 At home of son George Old pioneer BW080100 4
Dildine ??? (Mr) 72y 1907/06/17 Linn Grove News BW062107p02 1, 6
Dille Melba O Olson 1918/07/19 1999/09/27 Chesterton, IN Chesterton Mrs Robert D or E, Sr BW990929 5
Diller ??? 1906/04/04 Bluffton, Allen, OH  Buried from Menn Church Mrs M O; Bluffton OH News BW041306p12 1, 6
Diller ???   1908/04/11 Mrs Peter; Bluffton OH News BW041708p08 1
Diller David D 1843/08/28 1907/10/23 Pandora, Ohio Pandora OH News BW110107p08 1, 6
Diller Helena 31y1m15d 1902/02/04 3 miles west of Bluffton, Allen, OH Burial from Ebenezer Church BW021402 4
Diller John G 1841/02/21 1908/03/07 Upland, California b: Riley Twp, Putnam Co, OH BW031308p08 1
Diller Lizzie 24y1m9d NE Bluffton, Allen, OH Funeral New Mennonite Church Mrs Cal BW112802 4
Diller Mary Bixel 25y2m27d 1902/06/07 Burial from Ebenezer Church Mrs Noah BW061302 4
Diller Peter B 1877/02/16 1905/08/21 Winona Lake, IN Cemetery near Swiss Menn Church BW082205p01; BW0829p4 1, 6
Diller Sam 35y 1907/11/01 Bluffton, Allen, OH Bluffton OH News BW110807p12 1, 6
Dilling Henry 1905/02/17 near Honduras, Adams, IN suicide BW022105p01 3, 6, 9
Dillion Infant 1901/04/18 c/o Thomas BW042501 4
Dirkson Arthur 7y 17d 1901/12/12 Preble Twp, Adams, IN St John Luth/Bingen; Preble Twp, Adams, IN s/o Edward CHR10/1901-9/1902; BW121701 1
Dishong Emma 7y 1908/12/23 d/o Lige BW122908p01 1
Doherty Nancy Jo 1955/05/10 1998/10/24 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Riverside; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN William O BW981026 5
Doherty Robert D 1936/12/18 2000/04/12 New Castle, PA BW20000426 5
Dolby Darwin M 1912/12/04 1996/10/15 Green Park; Wayne Twp, Jay, IN 8
Dollar John BW030497 4
Dominique ??? 38y 1905/07/00 Lockport, OH Funeral Archbold Catholic Church Mrs Fred; Fulton Co OH News BW080105p06 1, 6
Domnique Infant 1901/10/00 Funeral Holy Catholic Church c/o Henry BW102501 4
Donnell Martha E M 1861/08/14 1902/09/18 Union Twp, Adams, IN Clarks Chapel; Union Twp, Adams, IN widow CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Doriot ??? "Grandma" 1902/09/21 At home Pandora OH News BW092602 4
Dorwin William R 1826/12/20 1901/03/04 BW030701 4
Doty Child 1907/02/10 c/o Charly; ColumbusGrOHNews  BW021507p08 1, 6
Doty Infant 2m 1907/02/00 Ray; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN c/o R E; North Monroe News BW020807p04 1, 6
Doty Minerva Leonard 51y7m21d 1902/03/30 At home in Bluffton, Allen, OH Services M E Church BW040402 4
Dougherty Marilyn H Haflich 1923/03/15 2000/05/15 Kensington, MD Six Mile; HarrisonTwp,Wells,IN Mrs George N BW20000519 5
Dowie Esther 23y 1902/05/14 BW051602 4
Downer Clark 1906/00/00 Funeral Meth Gr Fulton Co OH News BW071006p06 1, 6
Doyle Thomas 70y2m5d 1905/02/01 south of Bluffton, Allen, OH Funeral at Catholic Church  Bluffton OH News BW021005p12 3, 6, 9
Draper Eva L 1883/07/03 1902/04/19 Preble Twp, Adams, IN East Salem; Union Twp, Adams, IN d/o Jeremiah CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Draper Lule May 1900/07/14c 1902/07/27 Root Twp, Adams, IN Magley/Salem; Preble Twp, Adams, IN d/o John CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Dresser James M 1925/01/02 2000/09/07 Bluffton, Wells, IN Fairview WWII, army BTW20000908 2
Drew Gladys Marshall 1904/12/14 2000/03/10 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Thurman BW20000313 5
Dreyer Fred 1842/10/13 1904/08/22 Martinsville Sanitarium Defenseless; French Twp, Adams, IN BW082604 3, 6, 9
Driskill Dale Wayne 53 yrs 1996/06/08 Gardens of Memory; Eaton, IN 8
Dritzler Clem 1908/05/24 Bluffton OH News BW052908 4
Driver ??? 1906/11/00 Mt. Zion; St Marys Twp or MO? Mrs Dan; Fortuna MO News BW120706p12 1
Driver Floyd Child 1904/10/16 1906/07/00 At home Dunkard; Kirkland Twp, Adams, IN s/o Samuel; KirklandTwpNews BW072706p04 1, 6
Dro Emma 1891/03/24 1891/09/07 Berne, Adams, IN d/o Emil & Pauline; born Adams Co, IN KrossRec 3, 7, 9
Dro Infant 1903/03/31 1903/12/01 lived in Berne, Adams, IN MRE; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN c/o Emil BW010104 3, 6, 9
Dro Samuel 1839/09/20 1892/07/29 Berne, Adams, IN single KrossRec 3, 7, 9
Drysdale Michaela A 1996/10/17 1996/10/17 Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN d/o Michael W; stillborn 8
Dubach Berniece E 1916/08/29 1998/11/23 Berne, Adams, IN ApostolicChristian; French Twp, Adams, IN d/o Eli BW981125,BY16p146 2
Dubach Berniece E 1915/08/29 1998/11/23 Berne, Adams, IN ApostolicChristian; French Twp, Adams, IN Eli BW981125 5
Dubach John 1847/02/25 1906/10/25 Funeral New Mennonite Church BW103006p01 1, 6
Dubach Silva Stucky 1906/06/01 1998/04/28 Berne, Adams, IN Defenseless; French Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Clinton BW980429/0501,BY16p108 2
Ducharme William 43y 1908/10/23 In corn field, MI Midland MI Cemetery BW103008p03 1
Duel ??? 1898/06/00 Ray; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN old lady; lived nr Hard Scrabble BW061698 4
Duer ???    Fort Wayne, IN hospital Funeral M E Church Mrs Albert BW031207p01;BW031507p01 1, 6
Duer ??? (Grandma) 1904/12/28 Jefferson Twp, Adams, IN perished in house fire BW123004p01 3, 6, 9
Duer Caroline 63y4m15d 1908/03/12 Backesto; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN Mrs John BW032008p01 1
Duer Child 2y6m 1900/05/16 Smith Chapel; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN c/o Albert BW052300 4
Duff Ivan A 1924/06/14 2000/07/13 Decatur, Adams, IN Greenwood; Hartford Twp, Adams, IN BTW20000714,BY16p229 2
DuJardin Helen 81 y 1998/06/16 Portland, Jay, IN Green Park  BW980619 5
Dull Mary Maxine Hilton 1922/06/09 1999/07/02 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Ray; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Theron L BW990707 5
Dull Theron L 1919/03/01 1999/03/01 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Ray; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN BW990303 2, 5
Dullagham William 48y 1901/10/05 Washington Twp, Adams, IN StJosephCatholic; Root Twp, Adams, IN CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Dunbar Clarence 12y  1899/07/20 s/o Lorenzo BW072799 4
Dunbar Lucian 1817/06/08 1901/08/04 At home of son Jefferson Funeral BuenaVistaChristianChurch BW082201 4
Dunlap ??? 53y6m1d 1908/09/07 Bluffton, Allen, OH Mrs Thomas BW091808p06 1
Dunwiddie ??? 57y3m15d 1908/09/26 Harrison Twp, Wells Co, IN Mrs Harrison BW100208p02 1
Durbin Omar 1908/01/30 1908/03/15 s/o Ambrose BW032008p01 1
Durkin Dorothy R Alberding (Miller) 1905/12/04 1998/06/07 Decatur, Adams, IN StJosephCatholic; Root Twp, Adams, IN BW980608 2
Durr John 75y 1901/04/11 BW041801 4
Dutcher Almond 64y04m26d 1902/07/02 Adams County, IN Monmouth; Root Twp, Adams, IN CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Dutcher Samuel 55y 1904/06/29 Adams County, IN Funeral Methodist Church, Decatur BW070405p07 1, 6
Dye John 17y 1906/04/00 Near Orville, OH Orville OH News BW042006p12 1, 6
Dyer Ginny 17 yrs 1996/07/14 Delware Co., IN Elm Ridge; Muncie West, IN d/o Dale; motorcycle accident 8
Dykes Wanita J Pauken 1923/06/30 1998/03/08 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Fort Wayne Catholic BW980311 5