Places

  • Elkhart is also known as: Elkhart County / Elkhart city.

  • Elkhart tourist attractions include: RV Hall of Fame and Hall of Heroes Museum.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Chuck Vinson (television director and television producer), Shawn Kemp (basketball player), Peter Reckell (actor), Ernie Jones (american football player), Lindsay Benko (swimmer), Greg Ladanyi (record producer), and Alec Purdie (soccer player).

History

Elkhart /ˈɛlk. The city is located 15 miles (24 km) east of South Bend, 70 miles (110 km) northwest of Fort Wayne, 110 miles (180 km) east of Chicago, and 150 miles (240 km) north of Indianapolis. The population was 50,949 at the 2010 census. Despite the shared name, it is not the county seat of Elkhart County; that position is held by the city of Goshen, located about 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Elkhart. At the beginning of the 19th century, the area now known as Elkhart was mainly inhabited by the Ottawa, Chippewa, and Potawatomi Indian tribes. In 1829, the Village of Pulaski was established, consisting of a Post Office, mill, and a few houses on the north side of the St. Joseph River. Two years later, Dr. Havilah Beardsley moved westward from Ohio and purchased one square mile of land from Pierre Moran (a half French, half Native American Potawatomi Chief) in order to establish a...

The official website for the city of Elkhart is http://www.elkhartindiana.org/.

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Elkhart Obituaries

It was written by Arizona Republic on November 29th, 2015 that Marilee Elizabeth Moore (Abel) passed on in Arizona.  Ms. Moore was 78 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marilee Elizabeth's life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on November 1st, 2015 that Fredrich L "Fred" Huffman died in Constantine, Michigan.  Huffman was 78 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Fredrich L "Fred"'s life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on September 24th, 2015 that Douglas Doug "Douger" Kauffman died in Portage, Michigan.  Kauffman was 83 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Douglas Doug "Douger"'s life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 14th, 2015 that Mary Philellen Lamphier (Chupp) passed away in Parrish, Florida.  Ms. Lamphier was 72 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Philellen's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on July 1st, 2015 that Kenneth I "Ken" Blue passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Blue was 68 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Kenneth I "Ken"'s life.

It was written on June 14th, 2015 that George L Klingaman died in Defuniak Springs, Florida.  Klingaman was 84 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George L's life.

It was written on May 4th, 2015 that Robert J "Bob" Pfauth passed on in Dimondale, Michigan.  Pfauth was 84 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert J "Bob"'s life.

It was disclosed on May 3rd, 2015 that Doris May Bezaury (Hochstetler) passed on in Tucson, Arizona.  Ms. Bezaury was 93 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Doris May's life.

It was noted by Tampa Tribune on March 8th, 2015 that Patricia G Ms "Pat" Fisher passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Fisher was 74 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia G Ms "Pat"'s life.

It was reported by Flint Journal on March 2nd, 2015 that Sheri McNeill (Swoape) passed on in Grand Blanc, Michigan.  Ms. McNeill was 73 years old and was born in Elkhart, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sheri's life.

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Elkhart Cemetery News

Rotarians sponsor care package drive for soldiers
ELKHART -- A local club is providing a chance to support deployed ... The Morning Rotary Club will also have a collection bin set up outside Rice Cemetery starting at 11 a.m. Thursday. The club will be accepting care package donations through Nov. 22.
http://www.etruth.com/Know/News/Story.aspx?ID=527438

Mary L. Wade, 78
Wade of Elkhart; 2 step-daughters: Joni Roysden (Gregg Carvel ... Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory Cemetery. If you would like to sign the online guest book and send condolences to the family, you may do so by visiting http://www ...
http://www.thestarpress.com/article/20101107/OBITUARIES/11070358/1023

Kelli Jo Coley Eagan
Kelli is the beloved daughter of Don and Jan Behrens, sister of Steve (Savay) and Wendy (Patrick) Brittan and the daughter-in-law of Jean Harlow Coley of Elkhart, Ind ... Interment will be at St. Mary's Cemetery. The funeral service will be Monday, 11 a.m ...
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Bulletin Board for Nov. 1-7
Call 522-1479 for location. The Adamsville Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting at 7 p.m. at the Hope United Methodist church, Elkhart Road and May Street, Edwardsburg, Mich. For more information contact Arlene Chew: 269-699-7388. Elkhart High ...
http://www.etruth.com/Know/News/Story.aspx?ID=526749

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City of Elkhart, Indiana ~ Rice Cemetery
The Official Website of the City of Elkhart, Indiana ... He is buried in Rice Cemetery where only a small stone inscribed James Addison Rice 1855-1923 marks his grave. ...
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