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Charlene Ann Pettit-Didier

October 17, 2018

Charlene Ann Pettit-Didier, 91, passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in St. John's, MI, Charlene worked as an executive secretary to the Chancellor and Vicar General Diocese of Fort Wayne and South Bend for 20 years, retiring in 1996. She was also active in the choir at The Cathedral of Immaculate Conception. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. She...
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Craig E. Ball

October 16, 2018

Craig E. Ball, 47, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Craig was a 1989 graduate of Northrop High School and earned two degrees from IPFW. He was a manager at Kroger and had previously worked at FedEx. He attended Brookside Church and served honorably in the United States Air Force and Air National Guard for 24 years. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed camping,...
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Jacob Thomas Miller III

October 16, 2018

Jacob Thomas Miller III, 56, passed away on October 16, 2018 in Chicago, Ill after a battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his sister, brother-in-law and several friends at his bedside at Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital. Jacob was born in Lansing, MI. He received his Bachelors of Science from Alma College, and a Master's Degree of Public Health from St. Louis University. He began his career...
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Judith Holzinger

October 14, 2018

Judith Holzinger, 75, passed away peacefully, Sunday October 14th 2018. Judy was born 8-12-1943 to Joseph and Pearl Mudrack in Fort Wayne. Judy worked with General Electric for 37 years. She will be fondly remembered by friends and family as a loving wife, mother, and also a distinguished bowler, fisherman, an awesome cook with a great sense of humor, and an avid scrabble player. Surviving are...
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Alan Wayne Godsey

October 13, 2018

Alan Wayne Godsey, 66, passed on to eternal life on Saturday evening, October 13, 2018 at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Alan was born July 8, 1952 to Ernest Elbert Godsey and Christine (Upchurch) Godsey who preceded him in death. Alan was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and moved to Fort Wayne as a teenager. Alan founded The Northmen, and the Northern Gospel Singing Convention. His desire was to share...
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Judy Edwards Conner

October 12, 2018

December 6, 1947 – October 12, 2018 Judy Edwards Conner was the mother we all wanted to be when we grow up. She was also the mother we all wish we had; I was lucky enough to have her as mine. Mom loved many things in this life: her husband Merle ("I didn't know what love was until I met your father"), her three children, their spouses and eight grandchildren, her dear friends, any...
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Paul (Tony) A. Briner

October 6, 2018

Paul "Tony" A. Briner, 48, passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Greenfield, IN, Tony worked as a diesel mechanic for Bell Equipment Services in Garrett, IN. He served honorably in the U.S. Navy and was a member of American Legion Post #330 New Haven being the Sergeant at Arms for the Legion Riders and Mad Anthony Hog Chapter. He enjoyed farming and riding his motorcycle....
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Mildred P. Yeoman

October 6, 2018

Mildred P. Yeoman, 89, went to be with the Lord, October 6, 2018 at Kingston Care of Fort Wayne. She was born October 17, 1928 in Denver, Indiana. Mildred was the daughter of the late Vern and Mary Hudson. She married Donald I. Yeoman on July 2, 1946. She worked at Yeoman's Service Center as the Secretary for many years and was a Homemaker. Mildred was a member of Trier Ridge Community Church of...
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John (Jack) W. Hayes III

October 6, 2018

John "Jack" W. Hayes III, age 80, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Jack was born on October 5, 1938 in Roanoke, VA to the late John W. Hayes Jr. and Esther Grace (Root) McClain. Jack graduated from Jefferson High School in Roanoke and then continued his education graduating from Virginia Tech majoring in Business. On September 3, 1960,...
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Joann Paden

October 5, 2018

Joann Paden, 78 of Fort Wayne, IN passed October 5, 2018. She was born August 17, 1940 in Rushville, IN to the late Jean and Nellie (McDaniel) Reddick. Joann was a member of the Montpelier Church of Christ. She will be missed by her family and friends. Joann is survived by her sons, Tim (Sandra), Bob (Lori) Paden, grandchildren, James (Meghan), Jonathan (Calea), Joshua (Becca), Joseph (Katie)...
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Stella M. Wilson

October 5, 2018

Stella M. Wilson, 95, passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Pittston, PA, Stella graduated from Pittston High School. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church old Decatur Road, VFW Auxilliary #857, American Legion Post 82, Eagles Auxiliary 3512, and Teamsters Retirees Local 414. She was a devoted mother and grandmother. Surviving are her son, Kevin K (Stacey) Wilson of...
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Lloyd William Schaper, Sr.

October 4, 2018

Lloyd William Schaper Sr., 70, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018 at his home in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Lloyd worked as a maintenance technician at Holsum Bakery prior to retiring in 2013. He was also a active member of RWDSU. Lloyd enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. His hobbies included metal fabrication and woodworking, reading, playing solitaire and working...
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George Katsis

October 2, 2018

George Katsis, 90, passed away at home on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 after a battle with cancer. He was born in Nestorio, Kastoria, Greece on September 15, 1928 and immigrated to the United States in June 1967. He retired from B.F. Goodrich in Woodburn, IN. He served in the Greek army assigned to the mine sweeping division. He was a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church and the American...
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Thomas C. Neuman

October 1, 2018

Thomas C. Neuman, 83, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Thomas was a graduate of Central Catholic High School. He was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, Police Athletic League, and IHSAA, officiating 30 plus years for football and basketball and serving as an observer for over 10 years for high school and college football and basketball. He...
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Robert E. Gensheimer

September 30, 2018

Robert E. Gensheimer, 82, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018 surrounded by family. Born in Bloomington, IL, Bob worked for Stauffer Homes for over 30 years then worked with his son for their own company, Gensheimer Construction until his retirement. He enjoyed White Sox Baseball, camping, traveling, and country music. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Maurine; children, David Gensheimer...
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Lura L. (Hall) Pfeiffer

September 30, 2018

Lura L. (Hall) Pfeiffer, 107, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Golden Years Homestead in Fort Wayne. Born in Leo, IN, Lura worked as an inspector with Wayne Knitting Mills for 25 years, retiring in 1960. She loved music and loved to dance. Surviving are several nieces and nephews. Lura was preceded in death by spouse of 60 years, Melvin Pfeiffer; parents, William and Frances Hall; and...
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John Kevin McMahon

September 29, 2018

John Kevin McMahon, 74, passed away peacefully at home on September 29, 2018.He was born in Indianapolis, IN on October 17, 1943, the son of the late Henry and Irene McMahon. He obtained his Master's Degree from Purdue University. John was a member of the American Institute of Industrial Engineers, Society of Manufacturing Engineering, Knights of Columbus Council 451, St. Vincent De Paul Society,...
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Constance M. (Connie) Zollars

September 28, 2018

Constance M. "Connie" Zollars, 95, passed away September 28, 2018 at Heritage Pointe, Huntington, IN. She was born July 24, 1923 to the late Clarence and Grace Marie (Snouffer) Hirschy in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was a graduate of South Side High School. Connie worked in the Business Office of Fort Wayne Community Schools for 17 years before retiring in 1985. She was a member of Covenant...
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Earl Landis

September 27, 2018

Earl Landis, 91, passed away surrounded by family, September 27, 2018. Earl served during World War II as a Seaman First Class in the United States Navy. He then worked for Essex Wire for 36 years before retiring in 1982. Earl and his wife, Doris, retired early so they could enjoy travelling and antiquing. They spent their winters in Texas for many years. Earl is survived by children, Theresa...
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Nancy Elizabeth Hann

September 25, 2018

Nancy Elizabeth Hann, 78, of Fort Wayne, IN entered eternal life on September 25, 2018, with family by her side. She was born in Seattle, WA to the late William M. and Martha (Oatey) Dow. Nancy was a retired Special Education Teacher and a member of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, Chapter BZ. She loved many things in life, but none more than her family. She was loving, caring, kind, intelligent,...
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Richard W. Jones

September 24, 2018

Richard W. Jones, age 77, passed away on September 24, 2018 in Fort Wayne. He was born on March 24, 1941. He enjoyed playing cards and going to American Legion 241 and the eagles 248. He retired from International Harvester after 30 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Connie R. Jones, brother; James and Melony Robertson, son; Richard Dean Jones, daughter; Pamela Jones,...
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Julia E. Schulz

September 19, 2018

Julia E. Schulz, 89, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Parkview Hospital Randallia in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born in Marion Township, near Hoagland, IN, to the late Oscar and Anna Doctor. Julia was a homemaker and loved caring for her family. She was one of the original members of Gethsemane Lutheran Church. Julia was also a member of the Appleseed Quilters Guild, and Patchwork...
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Audrey Marscell Sloffer

September 19, 2018

Audrey Marscell Sloffer, 101, passed away on to her heavenly home with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Sacred Heart Home in Avilla. She was born on January 29, 1917 at her home in Huntertown, IN. She was an active member of Huntertown United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. Surviving are her daughter, Charlotte Klerner of Fort Wayne; sons, Danford (Jean)...
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Rebecca (Becki) Skaggs

September 17, 2018

Rebecca "Becki" Skaggs, 27, passed away September 17, 2018. She was born in Naperville, IL. Becki loved music and writing poetry. She is survived by her father, Gregory Skaggs Sr., brothers, Gregory (Alissia) Skaggs Jr. and Jack Skaggs, nephews, William Skaggs and Gregory Skaggs III, niece, Aubrie Skaggs, lifelong friend, Kasey Hamilton as well as Kasey's children Eli and Ella. Funeral Service...
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Roselyn Reed (Fritzie) Westenfeld

September 17, 2018

Roselyn Reed "Fritzie" Westenfeld passed away on Monday, September 17, 2018 at Parkview Home Hospice. She was born in Milwaukee, WI on June 14th, 1931. Her grandfather, a German immigrant, felt that the name Roselyn was too long and nicknamed her Fritzie. She attended South Side High School, graduating with honors and on a snowy Easter Sunday, April 9, 1950, she married Garry Westenfeld. They...
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Bernard Francis (Bernie) Szuhaj

September 14, 2018

Dr. Bernard Francis ("Bernie") Szuhaj passed away surrounded by his sons at Parkview Regional Hospital on September 14, 2018 in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the age of 75. Bernie is survived by his wife of 53 years, Carole Ann Szuhaj (née Brady), his brother and sister, Theodore Szuhaj, Jr. and Sylvia Reed (née Szuhaj), his sons, Matthew, Timothy and Bernard Szuhaj, his daughters-in-law, Suzanne...
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Edward B. (Eddie) Anderson, Jr.

September 13, 2018

Edward B. "Eddie" Anderson, Jr., 59 of Pleasant Lake, IN passed away September 13, 2018. Eddie was in Machine Maintenance for Nucor Fastener in St. Joe, IN for over 30 years. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Army Reserves during Desert Storm. Eddie loved spending time with his family and enjoyed the outdoors whether it was fishing, hunting or camping. He earned the highest rank of...
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Myron R. Carrier

September 12, 2018

Myron R. Carrier, 92, of Fremont, IN passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Carrier was born on March 8, 1926 in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Albert J. and Flossie I. (Bell) Carrier. He graduated from Central High School in Fort Wayne and later attended IPFW. Myron served his country honorably with the United States Indiana State Guard. On May 26, 1945, Myron married...
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John T. Anderson

September 9, 2018

John T. Anderson, 77 passed away at his home in Fort Wayne, IN. Sunday, September 9, 2018. He was born in South Berwick, ME to the late Irving Anderson and Helen Tracey (Shaw). John retired after several years of service from Wing Foot Goodyear in 2008. He is survived by his children David C. Anderson of Milton NH and Wendy Goodfield of Rochester NH: siblings Clayton Anderson of Rochester, NH:...
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Jack L. McAfee

September 9, 2018

Jack L. McAfee, 83 of Coldwater, MI passed away September 9, 2018. Jack was a Heavy Equipment Operator for Dehner, Shambaugh, and Fox Construction companies. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Loyal Order of Moose, American Legion and Operating Engineers Local #103. Jack is survived by his wife, Marlene J. (Campbell) McAfee, children, Bruce (Carol) McAfee, Nancy (Mike) Rush,...
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Michael Allen Hoeppner

September 8, 2018

Michael Allen Hoeppner, 71 of Fort Wayne, IN passed away September 8, 2018. He was born in Fort Wayne on October 7, 1946 to the late Gilbert C. and Mitzi Hoeppner. Michael was the co-owner, along with his wife Linda, of Hoosier Pride Plastics, Inc. founded in 1988. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran, the Elks, Free Mason's, Scottish Rite, Shriners and American Legion Post #499. Michael...
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Elaine (Meyer) Schuchhardt

September 8, 2018

Elaine (Meyer) Schuchhardt passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 8,2018. Born on February 12, 1933, Elaine was the youngest child of Wilhelm and Minnie Meyer who preceded her in death. She was a graduate of the former Central High School. Upon graduation, she worked for Lincoln Life then after raising her family, she earned her real estate license. Elaine...
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Leslie (Les) L. Henriksen

September 6, 2018

Leslie "Les" L. Henriksen, 86, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2018. Les was an Electrical Engineer for ITT from 1967 to 1995 when he retired. He graduated from Michigan Technological University in 1958 and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Les grew up in Beechwood, MI, a place he always called "home." He was an active member of Messiah Lutheran Church...
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Lorraine L. Tew

September 1, 2018

Lorraine L. Tew, 90 of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away September 1, 2018. She was born August 03, 1928 in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Robert and Hazel (Siples) McLain. Lorraine was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and La Sertoma Club. She worked for various jewelry stores in Fort Wayne for over 50 years. Lorraine is survived by her loving children, Nevin A. Tew- Huntertown, IN, Dr....
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Gerald O. Fox

July 9, 1927 - August 31, 2018

Gerald O. "Jerry" Fox, 91 of Churubusco, IN passed away August 31, 2018. Jerry was born July 9, 1927 in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Walter R. and Frances M. (Siefer) Fox. He was the Founder and Co-Owner of Fox & Fox Frame Service and previously with Body and Fender from 1946-1963. Jerry was a member of St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, member of St. Vincent DePaul Society and Holy Name Society...
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Nancy Coolman

August 26, 2018

After battling leukemia for 12 years, Nancy Coolman died in her home on August 26, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Born Nancy Jean Ostroot in Gary, IN on April 10, 1943, to Boyd (d. 2005) and Velma (d. 1998), she grew up in Portage, IN, graduated from Portage High School (1961) and from Purdue University (1965). On August 25, 1963, she married Roy Arland Coolman, with whom she celebrated...
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Donald (Don) Gene Crago

August 25, 2018

Donald "Don" Gene Crago, 46, passed away peacefully in his sleep, Saturday, August 25, 2018 in Fort Wayne, IN. Born in Huntington, IN Don was a 1990 Huntington North High School Graduate and served honorably in the U.S. Navy. Don started his career at Deister and then Hanson Stone Quarry. Currently, he was employed as a heavy equipment operator for the International Union of Operating Engineers ...
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Virginia T. Wulpi

August 24, 2018

Virginia T. Wulpi, 92, of Ft. Wayne, IN passed away peacefully on Friday, August 24th at Park Place Senior Living in Ft. Wayne. Born in Oak Park, IL, she was a long time member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church. She was a devoted wife and mother. She was also an avid volunteer at Good Shepherd, the Embassy Theatre, and Parkview Hospital. Surviving are her four children, Susan (Jeff)...
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Keith W. Bisig

August 20, 2018

Keith W. Bisig, 70, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born in Chicago Heights, Illinois and was raised in Glenwood, Illinois. He moved to Fort Wayne in 1973. Keith was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. He worked as a heavy duty mechanic with Parrish Truck Leasing. Keith enjoyed fishing, nature, and lighthouses. He liked traveling, especially...
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Thomas P. (Tom) Carter

August 18, 2018

Thomas P. "Tom" Carter, 78, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Tom served honorably and retired after 20 years from the U.S. Navy. He was very proud of his military service. He also worked as a maintenance engineer with Essex for 18 years, retiring in 2010. Tom was an avid bowler and enjoyed being outdoors. He loved to camp, fish and be by the fire. In his...
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Emily Rada Jovevski

August 16, 2018

Emily Rada Jovevski, 20, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. Emily was born on July 31, 1998, in Fort Wayne, IN to Dragan and Jodi Lynn (Fitzgerald) Jovevski. She graduated from Carroll High school. Emily was a member at St. Nicholas Eastern Orthodox Church in Fort Wayne. She enjoyed spending time with her family and...
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Brenda Skaggs

August 9, 2018

Brenda Skaggs, 53, passed away on August 9, 2018. She was born in Pensylvania on December 27, 1964, the daughter of the late William and Pauline Harr. Brenda had many passions in life including dolphins, gambling, and her beloved dog, Bear. More than anything Brenda loved her family and friends. Surviving are her children, Gregory (Alissia) Skaggs, and Rebecca Skaggs; and grandchildren, William...
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Thomas Edward Christlieb

August 9, 2018

Thomas Edward Christlieb, of Huntertown passed away on Thursday, August 9, at the age of 84 from cancer. Born in Lapel, Indiana in 1933, He was preceded in death by his father Harry L. Christlieb, mother Rosella Nichols, and two brothers, Larry and Danny Christlieb. A graduate of Northside High School, he enlisted in the United States Navy in 1952 and served in the Korean War. Upon entering...
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Roger K. Gorsuch

August 7, 2018

Roger K. Gorsuch, 81, courageously passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at OSU's Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, due to surgical complications. Roger was born in Churubusco, Indiana. After serving in the Navy Reserves and beginning his career as a GE apprentice, he received an Associate's degree in Business Management. He was a supervisor at Plant Instrument for 10+ years. Roger...
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Paul D. Waites

August 6, 2018

Paul D. Waites, 72, passed away on August 6, 2018. He was born in Kingsport, TN, on April 18, 1946 the son of the late James Paul and Laura Waites of Warsaw IN. Paul served in the Army until he was honorably discharged in 1968. He worked at Zimmer INC in Quality Control for 28 years until his retirement. Paul was married to Marion E. Poling for 18 years until her passing in 1999. Paul was very...
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Franz-Martin (Marty) Peters

August 1, 2018

Franz-Martin (Marty) Peters, 68yrs. old, passed away Wednesday 8/1/18 at Lutheran hospital.Marty was born in Oberbauer, Germany on March 23, 1950. He is the son of Franz-Joseph and Charlotte Peters of Tecklenburg, Germany.Left to honor & remember his love are his wife, Jeanie, of 45yrs. of Westfield, N.Y., his children, grandchildren, Edda Peters Bryant with her husband, Wayne and kids, Madelyn...
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Robert L. Coplen

July 27, 2018

Robert L. Coplen, 88, passed away Friday, July 27, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Mr. Coplen was born on August 14, 1929 in Akron, Indiana to Lee V. and Cora (Zimmerman) Coplen. He graduated from Gilead High School in Macy, Indiana. Mr. Coplen served his country honorably during the Korean War with the United States Army. He then continued his education at Tri-State University, where he obtained a...
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Dwight E. Kuntz

July 27, 2018

Reverend Dwight E. Kuntz, 72, passed away Friday, July 27, 2018 at Parkview Randallia Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born in Abilene, KS, Dwight was a Minister in the Church of the United Brethren in Christ for 30 years and retired from the work force in 2007. He was a member of Living Grace Community Church formerly known as Union Chapel United Brethren Church. Dwight's greatest passion was serving the...
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Dorothy "Dotti" Sauer

July 27, 2018

Dorothy "Dotti" Sauer, 93, stopped making new memories Friday, July 27, 2018. Born in Richmond, IN, the daughter of the late Albert Wesley and Georgianna (Doyle) Leavell, Dotti was valedictorian of her 1942 class of Poling High School. Ever ambitious, she ventured to Fort Wayne and attended International Business College. She worked in the accounting departments at Essex Wire and Magnavox before...
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Julie M. Young

July 26, 2018

Julie M. Young, age 60, passed away peacefully at her home in Fort Wayne, surrounded by family, on Thursday July 26. Since the day she was born Julie brought people around her together. She had a passion for family, parties, and vacation adventures. She was known by all around her as the one who would organize and plan any function. An avid animal lover, she worked for nearly 30 years at the Fort...
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James J. (Jim) Harris

July 24, 2018

Dr. James J. (Jim) Harris, 80, long-time resident of Fort Wayne, passed away Tuesday, July 24th at his summer home at Coldwater Lake, Michigan. Jim was born February 18, 1938 in Fort Wayne to John and Mary Elizabeth (Estes) Harris. Jim was a family medicine physician in Fort Wayne for over 40 years with First Care Family Physicians and later Parkview Physicians Group. Jim attended Central High...
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Judith A. Mowery

July 23, 2018

Judith A. Mowery, 77, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at Coventry Meadows in Fort Wayne. Mrs. Mowery was born on July 14, 1941 in Huntington, IN to Harold and Evelyn (Neuer) Simon. Judith graduated from Huntington Catholic High School. On November 29, 1964, she married Harold P. Mowery. Judith worked as a Factory Worker with General Electric in Decatur, Indiana. She loved her pets and to...
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Rose Marie Cooley

July 23, 2018

Rose Marie Cooley, 89, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at Kingston Care Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Logansport, IN, Rose was a member of the Lutheran church. She enjoyed knitting and loved her dog. She was most passionate about caring and being with her family. She was mom to many and will be greatly missed. Surviving are her children, Dennis L. (Cindy) Cooley of New Haven, Thomas J. (Lea Ann...
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Bonnie B. Guysinger Barton

July 23, 2018

Bonnie B. Guysinger Barton, 94, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at her home in Fort Wayne. She was born in Payne, OH to the late Lester and Virginia Guysinger. Bonnie was a loving wife, mother and dedicated home maker. She enjoyed sewing and made most of the clothes for her family. Bonnie also enjoyed bird watching. She loved spending time with her family and enjoyed having fun and was an avid...
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June M. (Phillips) Davis Hanauer

July 19, 2018

June M. (Phillips) Davis Hanauer, 91, peacefully passed away at home after a hard fought battle with Alzheimer's on July 19, 2018. She was born in Oneida, TN on April 30, 1927, the daughter of the late George and Carrie Phillips. June worked at GenTel until her retirement in 1989. She was a member of Wallen Baptist Church for over 60 years. In her spare time she enjoyed bowling, and collecting...
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Calvin A. Wolff

July 19, 2018

Calvin A. Wolff, 75, passed away July 19, 2018. He was born on July 25, 1942 in Fort Wayne, IN, the son of the late William and Anita Wolff. Calvin retired from Uniroyal Goodrich after 34 years of employment. He went on to work at Wayne Fasteners for 22 years as a customer service representative. He was a charter member of Praise Lutheran Church, where he served as a church elder and...
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Barbara Jane Scrogham

July 18, 2018

Barbara Jane Scrogham, 71, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at Visiting Nurse in Fort Wayne. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN, to the late W. Robert and Leah Peters Fleming. Barbara graduated from North Side High School in 1964. She was a sales associate in the fabric department at Wal-mart for 29 years. She was a longtime avid member of the Fort Wayne Running Club. Barbara completed 86...
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William Wild, Jr.

July 14, 2018

William Wild Jr., 87, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018, peacefully at home in Fort Wayne, IN, surrounded by his family. Born March 24, 1931 in Newark, NJ, he was the son of William and Lina (Weingartner) Wild and grew up in Newark, Irvington and Springfield with his brother Anton and Sister Anna Marie who all preceded him in death. He was married to the love of his life, Christine (Appel),...
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Misty Renee Woltman

July 13, 2018

MISTY RENEE WOLTMAN, 45, of Fort Wayne, Ind. passed away unexpectedly Friday, July 13, 2018. Born on Aug. 13, 1972 in Goshen, Ind., she was a daughter of Marilyn (Caskey) Grant of Fort Wayne and Bernie (Linda) Mullins of Ligonier, Ind., who survive. Misty loved her family and friends, especially her children, Sam and Abbey, being their biggest supporter and life coordinator. Misty loved being...
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Sandra K. James

July 11, 2018

Sandra K. James, 73, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Parkview Home Health & Hospice in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Sandra owned James Medical for 30 years, retiring in 2007. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Sandra enjoyed watching the Yankees, puzzles, and fishing. She also loved to watch her grandchildren play sports. Sandra liked be surrounded by family and feeding...
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Ruth E. Martin

July 10, 2018

Ruth E. Martin, 79, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Kingston Care Center in Fort Wayne,IN surrounded by her family. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN, to the late William Herman and Ethel Gottfried. Ruth was an Insurance Agent with AFLAC for 10 years, and also worked at the Scotts Bakery. Surviving are her children, Robin (Scott) Riley of Huntertown, IN; Ronald (Amy) Martin, Jr. of...
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Dorothy Hutcheson Hogan

July 9, 2018

Dorothy Hutcheson Hogan, age 76, passed away on July 9, 2018. She was born November 14, 1941 in Visalia, Ca. the daughter of the late Arthur and Frances Hutcheson. Dorothy attended St. Mary's College, South Bend, IN earning her degree in Education. She thoroughly enjoyed being a teacher, and especially enjoyed teaching 5th grade at St. Vincent's de Paul Catholic School towards the end of her...
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Mary Ruth Snyder

July 7, 2018

Mary Ruth Snyder, 87, of Indianapolis passed away suddenly and peacefully July 7, 2018 while visiting with family in northern Indiana. She is survived by her brother Arthur Hadley (Jane), her children, Betsy Kachmar (Jeff), Olivia Snyder (Bill Harting), Emily Laugesen (Richard), and Jay Snyder. Also, four grandchildren; Mariah Laugesen, Martin Laugesen, Reverie Snyder, and Jackson Snyder. Mary...
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Patricia (Thoma) Mallers

July 7, 2018

Patricia (Thoma) Mallers, 79, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Bluffton, IN, Patricia worked as a teacher with Crescent Avenue Weekday School for 20 years, retiring in 1997. She was a graduate of DePauw University where she received her B.A. and Indiana University where she received her M.S. in early childhood education. She was a...
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Josh J. Gentry

July 6, 2018

Josh J. Gentry, 34, passed away peacefully, Friday, July 6, 2018 at his residence surrounded by family. Mr. Gentry was born on September 30, 1983 in Kokomo, IN to John and Susan (Crippes) Gentry. Josh graduated from Homestead High School. He then continued his education as a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity and obtained a bachelor degree at Indiana University as well as a Master's degree...
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Donald I. Yeoman

July 5, 2018

Donald I. Yeoman, 92, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fargo, ND, Don was the owner of Don Yeoman Service Center and retired in 1989. He was a member of Trier Ridge Community Church of God. Mildred and Don enjoyed their many years in Florida. Surviving are his beloved wife of 72 years, Mildred P. Yeoman of Fort Wayne; children, Stephen I. (Linda) Yeoman of Fort Wayne,...
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Constance (Connie) (Keck) Shinabarger

July 3, 2018

Constance "Connie" (Keck) Shinabarger, 84, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Kingston at Dupont. Mrs. Shinabarger was born on October 2, 1933 in Alvordton, OH, to Ray and Claudine (Hershiser) Keck. In 1951, she graduated from Alvordton High School and then continued her education at Huntington University. On February 28, 1954, she married James Shinabarger at Olive Branch Church in...
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David E. White

June 24, 2018

David E. White, 83, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at Covington Manor in Fort Wayne. He was born in Connersville, IN, to the late Richard and Verna White. David worked as a wire drawer with Rea Magnet Wire for 38 years. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching IU basketball, Colts, and attending Tin Caps baseball, where he was honored by throwing out the first pitch of the game. David...
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William (Bill) M. Preston

June 23, 2018

William "Bill" M. Preston, 90, went to be with his Lord and Savior on June 23, 2018. He was the son of the late Ray and Fern Preston. He retired from Perfection Biscuit Company after 33 years. Previously he had worked for General Tire in Wabash, IN for ten years. He was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and served honorably in the U.S. Army. Bill was an avid IU basketball fan and enjoyed...
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Virginia "Ginny" (Shank) Harrod

June 20, 2018

Virginia "Ginny" (Shank) Harrod , 84, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Presence Sacred Heart Assisted Living in Avilla. She was born in Ohio to the late Glenn and Velma (Tooman) Shank. She received both of her Bachelors and Master's degree from St. Francis University Ft Wayne, Indiana. She married Lawrence Harrod on December 27, 1952, he preceded her in death on December 25, 2009. ...
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Mary C. Davison

June 15, 2018

Mary C. Davison, 80, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in St. Johns, MI, Mary worked as a salesperson for WAJI, WGL, and WOWO for 25 years, retiring in 1988. She enjoyed decorating, flower gardening, and shopping. Surviving are her husband Jack Davison of Fort Wayne, IN; daughter, Ronda (Paul) VanCamp of Fort Wayne; sons, Matthew "Scott" (Song) Popplewell of Phoenix, AZ and...
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Mathis (Moose) Gunner Michael

June 13, 2018

Mathis "Moose" Gunner Michael, 3, was born on July, 26, 2014 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The third of three sons. He loved playing with his brothers and animals. He was full of love and brought joy to any one he came in contact with. Mathis "Moose" Gunner Michael was pronounced at 10:27am on June 13, 2018 due to a sudden brain aneurysm. As tragic as it is for the family, they find comfort knowing...
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Mary Elizabeth Stant

June 12, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Stant, 96, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Coventry Meadows in Fort Wayne. Born in London Bridge, VA, Mary worked for Bank of Virginia for many years, retiring in 1972. She was a member of Park Place Methodist Church, Norfolk Garden Club, WWII Women's Auxiliary, Bridge Club, and Young at Hearts Club. She enjoyed dancing and gardening. She was a gracious lady, a true "southern...
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Jacqueline (Jackie) Rhea Mossburg

June 12, 2018

Jacqueline "Jackie" Rhea Mossburg, 81, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Neon, KY, she was a 1953 graduate of Fleming Neon High School and in 1959 she graduated from University of Kentucky with her bachelor's degree. She then earned her master's degree from the University of Saint Francis and in 1965 earned her doctorates degree in 1981 from Ball State University. She...
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Thomas G. Bastress

June 12, 2018

Thomas G. Bastress, 91, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 surrounded by family and loved ones in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Thomas owned and operated Automotive and Industrial Supply for 63 years, operating as NAPA Autoparts. He was a member of Trinity English Lutheran Church, Rotary Club of Fort Wayne, North Side Alumni Association, Fort Wayne Historical Society, Fort Wayne Aviation...
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Carol Ann (Hatina) Gemlick

June 10, 2018

Carol Ann (Hatina) Gemlick, 76, of Fort Wayne, IN formerly of Greenville, SC passed away June10, 2018 at the Supportive Care Unit at Parkview Randalia, Fort Wayne, IN. Born November 30, 1941 in Cleveland, OH, she is preceded in death by her parents Frank Otto and Edith Elsie (Benes) of Cleveland, OH, her late husband Frederick Daniel Gemlick, sister Sharon Elizabeth (Hatina) Taylor of Crosby, TX...
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Mark Steven Allen

June 9, 2018

MARK STEVEN ALLEN, 59, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Fort Wayne, Ind. Born Jan. 12, 1959, in Batavia, NY., he was a son of the late Roland and Virginia (O'Grady) Allen. Mark grew up raising onions on the family farm and graduated from Elba Central High School in 1977. Together with his brother Dan, he built a successful business in Fort Wayne, Ind., where he spent the last 33 years of...
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Lila L. Landram

June 8, 2018

Lila L. Landram Fort Wayne, IN Lila L. Landram age 95, peacefully passed away on Friday. June 8, 2018. Lila is survived by her son, Michael (Linda) Landram; grandchildren, Megan Landram and Nathan Landram; great grandchildren, Audrey, Gabrielle and Jackson and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Richard C. Landram and 4 sisters and 4 brothers. Lila was born...
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Betty A. Sowers

June 7, 2018

Betty A Sowers, 89, of Churubusco passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018. Born and raised in Fort Wayne. Betty graduated from North Side High School. She was the supervisor of the Information Office at IPFW for many years, retiring at age 65. She loved her beagles, Christmas, and country living. Surviving are her daughter, Joyce Sowers of Fort Wayne, IN, son, Mike (Beth) Sowers of Saint James City,...
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Ruth A. (Puff) Stinnett

June 3, 2018

Ruth A. (Puff) Stinnett, 92, went to her heavenly home with her family by her side on, Sunday, June 3, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne to the late Adolph and Malinda (Parker) Puff. She married Clarence Stinnett, who proceeded her death. Ruth worked as a Lab Secretary with Joslyn/Slater Steel, retiring in 1991. She was a member of Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran Church, VFW Auxiliary Post...
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Eleanor (Lee) King

June 2, 2018

Eleanor "Lee" King, 90, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Chicago, IL, Lee worked as an office manager/owner with King-Weyler Equipment Inc for 26 years, retiring in 1999. She was a member of the American Kennel Association, Obedience Club, and Mizpah Shrine Horse Patrol. Surviving are her sons, Scott Alan (Kathy) King of Indianapolis,...
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Eleanor "Lee" King

June 2, 2018

Eleanor "Lee" King, 90, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Chicago, IL, Lee worked as an office manager/owner with King-Weyler Equipment Inc for 26 years, retiring in 1999. She was a member of the American Kennel Association, Obedience Club, and Mizpah Shrine Horse Patrol. Surviving are her sons, Scott Alan (Kathy) King of Indianapolis,...
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Michael L. Wisniewski

June 1, 2018

Michael L. Wisniewski age 60, passed away on Friday, June 1, 2018. He is survived by his children, Allena J. (Michael) Knepper, Lee M. (Lindsay) Brown and Jean M. Strahm; grandchildren, Michena and Maverick Knepper, Maddison, Khloe, Cayden and Paisley Brown, Jerrin Deeds, Cole Strahm and Kenley Stidam; father, Bernard (Marian) Wisniewski; mother, Jacqueline Wisniewski; brother, David (Randi)...
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Timothy T. Olinger

June 1, 2018

Timothy T Olinger, 60, passed away Friday, June 1, 2018 at his home in Fort Wayne. He was born in North Manchester, IN, to the late Frederick and RoseMary Olinger. Timothy graduated in 1976 from North Manchester High School and earned his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Tennessee and played college basketball. He retired in 2018 an Executive Vice President at Baden Tax Management...
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Barbara J. Pook-Knox

May 31, 2018

Barbara J. Pook-Knox of Fort Wayne formally a long time resident of South Whitley peacefully passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018. She was born June 24, 1924 in Kokomo, IN to the late Harry and Mildred (Heath) Adams. During WWII she worked for the Civil Service at Fort Knox, KY and Camp Campbell during the time her husband was in service. Barbara worked 31 1/2 years as a secretary and...
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Sharon A. Miller

May 31, 1945 - May 29, 2018

Sharon A. 'Shari' Miller age 72, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her daughters, Christi Miller and Michelle Stine; grandchildren, Taylor and Ryan Stine and sister, Kathy Ogle. Preceded in death by her parents and husband, Steven D. Miller. Shari was born on May 31, 1945 in Anderson, IN to the late Clyde and Janet Harless. She...
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Phyllis N. McKinney

May 29, 2018

Phyllis N. McKinney, 87, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at The Cedars Nursing Home in Leo. Born in Muncie, IN, Phyllis was a member of Epiphany Lutheran Church. She had previously worked with therapy dogs at Canine Companions in Fort Wayne. Phyllis enjoyed cooking, reading and she loved animals. Surviving are her son John (Diane) McKinney of Leo, IN; daughter, Anna Lisa McKinney of Fort Wayne,...
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Kristine A. Kehr

May 27, 2018

Kristine A. Kehr, 63, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Fort Wayne. She was born in Elkhart County, IN. Kristine was kind hearted, a care taker, and would do anything for anyone. She was a jack of all trades. She will be greatly missed. Surviving are her daughter, Nanette (Charlie) Miller of Syracuse, INl son, Montie (Jenny) George of Fort Wayne, IN; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren;...
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Eilene M. Schiffli

May 22, 2018

Eilene M. Schiffli, 92, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Eilene worked with Harvester for 8 years, then with Fort Wayne Community Schools until retirement. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Eilene loved being a mother and was very caring. She will be greatly missed. Surviving are her sons, Doug (Lana)...
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Phillip Allan Loe

May 21, 2018

Phillip Allan Loe, 76, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born in South Whitley, IN, Phillip worked as a truck driver with Super Value for 30 years. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion. Phillip served honorably in the Marine Corp. He enjoyed golfing, playing cards, and being a father. He loved his children and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed....
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Justin Michael Geise

May 20, 2018

Justin Michael Geise, 37, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 in Huntertown. Born in Fort Wayne, Justin was a graduate of Carroll High School and Ball State University and worked with IASA group. He was a member of St. Vincent Catholic Church and music organization, Family Affiliated. Justin was a huge Detroit sports fan and loved crazy socks. He was a radio personality for Wild 96.3 and was known...
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Merlyn V. Crabill

May 20, 2018

Merlyn V. Crabill , 93, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. He was born in Hoagland, IN, to the late Roy and Bessie (Ainsworth) Crabill. Merlyn worked as a Welder/Manager with American Steel Supply for 41 years, retiring in April 20, 1990. He was a member of Leo United Methodist Church, Surviving are his wife of 72 years, Velma Crabill of Leo; sons, Larry ...
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Julie Shields

May 19, 2018

Julie Shields, 60 died on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Born in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of the late Sue and Tom Stock. Julie proudly graduated from Bishop Luers High School. She worked at Lincoln National Bank for many years and volunteered for the Christ Child organization. Her hobbies included sewing, cross stitching, and other crafts. She especially enjoyed making things for friends and...
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Dallas H. Christopher

May 16, 2018

Dallas H. Christopher, 86, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Dallas worked as a project coordinator with The City of Fort Wayne for 29 years, retiring in 1984. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and being outdoors. He loved being surrounded by his family. He will be greatly missed. Surviving are his wife of 64 years, Bonnie Christopher of Fort Wayne; son, Michael R....
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William R. (Bill) Zion

May 11, 2018

William R. "Bill" Zion , 73, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 in Fort Wayne. He was born in Ft Wayne to the late John and Helen (Maxson) Zion. Bill was the manager of the print shop at Raytheon for 48 years, he retired in December of 2010. He was a member of The Sons of American Legion Post 82 and the Quarter Century Club at Magnavox. He married Linda Jones on December 29, 1961, who survives...
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Jayne E. Hull

May 9, 2018

Jayne E Hull, 61, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Jayne was the daughter of the late Harry and Rita Hull. She worked with Universal Tool for 20 years, prior to retirement. Jayne loved gardening, mowing her lawn, dancing, and country music. Surviving are her daughters, Christina "Kristy" Ludwig, Angelique Hull both of Fort Wayne; grandson, Deacon Ludwig, with a...
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Harold P. Mowery

May 9, 2018

Harold P. Mowery, 77, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Fort Wayne. He is survived by his wife, Judith Mowery of Fort Wayne; and three daughters. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.
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Thomas W. Roy

May 8, 2018

Thomas W. Roy , 63, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born in Fort Wayne, IN, Thomas worked at White Swan Grocery and Taco Bell for several years and was a member of St Vincent Catholic Church, Surviving are his mother, Connie L. Shaw of Fort Wayne; brothers, Dave (Elise) Roy, Peoria, AZ, Phil (Robin) Roy and Daniel J. Roy of Ft. Wayne; sisters...
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Annabelle (Ann) C. Dykhuizen

May 8, 2018

Annabelle "Ann" C. Dykhuizen, 99, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Lafayette, IN, Ann enjoyed caring for her family as a homemaker. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Ann was involved in many Catholic organizations including serving as former president of the Marians, Theresians, and she and her husband, Horace were the former president couple of...
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Peter Eugene (Gene) Rutsey

May 6, 2018

Peter Eugene "Gene" Rutsey of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away on May 6, 2018. Gene was born to Peter John and Lucy (Russo) Rutsey on January 7, 1933 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He served his country during the Korean War and graduated from the University of Detroit. He owned a successful painting company and had a 25 year career as a real estate appraiser. He is survived by his loving wife of 58...
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