Billy “Bill” Edward Westerfeld passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019 on the farm that he was raised on in Decatur County, Indiana. The son of Oscar and Virgie (nee: Henderson) Westerfeld was born on March 5, 1931 in Decatur County, Indiana. He was 88 years old.He worked as an independent contractor over the road truck driver for many years before retiring. Bill was a veteran of the United States Air Force.Bill’s hobbies were fishing, camping, being outdoors, and working with his tractors, piddling in his work shop and going to McDonald’s for coffee with his friends. Most of all, he was a proud grandpa and great grandpa.He is survived by his children, Rita (Mark) Belter of Greensburg, Tina Westerfeld of Greensburg along with two grandchildren, Kristy (Brett) Osting and Kevin (Angela) Belter, and three great grandchildren, Gracie and Luke Osting, Josie Belter and one on the way, and his brother Roger Westerfeld of Greensburg.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Roy Westerfeld, Bob Westerfeld, Paul Westerfeld and Joann Shonk.Visitation will be Monday, May 6, 2019 from 6-8 pm at Meyers Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 10:00 am on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – Crossroads. Pastor, Creighton Leptak, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Ripley County VFW Post 3183 and Prell-Brand American Legion Post 271.Memorials may be given to the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or the New Point Fire Department. Online condolences www.meyersfuneralhome.com.
The following incidents were reported in the USC Department of Public Safety incident report summary between Tuesday, April 1, and Wednesday, April 2. Crimes against a personat 4:49 A.m. on April 1, DPS officers responded to gun shots being fired at 2375 Scarff St. and at the location found a non-USC male with three gunshot wounds. A Los Angeles Fire Department Rescue Ambulance responded and transported the victim to California Hospital for medical treatment. Los Angeles Police Department is conducting an investigation.Crimes against propertyat 9:27 A.m. on April 1, an unattended laptop was taken from Starbucks.At 2:05 P.M. on April 1, a student reported that a microphone was missing from off campus.At 3:08 P.M. on April 1, a dental tool was taken from an open room in the Eileen and Kenneth T. Norris Dental Science Center.At 5:54 P.M. on April 1, a GPS unit and a phone charger were taken from a car on 36th Place and Vermont Avenue after a suspect broke the side window to gain entry.Miscellaneous incidentsat 10:50 P.m. on April 1, DPS officers responded to a student who was intoxicated and passed out at Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. The student was subsequently taken to California Hospital to be treated.at 1:08 A.m. on April 2, DPS officers responded to a student who was unconscious and intoxicated at Elisabeth von Kleinsmid Memorial Residence Hall. When DPS officers arrived, the student was speaking coherently and she was released.at 1:19 A.m. on April 2, DPS officers responded to a student who was intoxicated and unconscious on a sidewalk near the Lorenzo Student Apartments.