Our Obituaries

Timmie Lee Stotlar

October 21, 1957 - June 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Richard John Cruse

November 28, 1950 - June 16, 2017

Richard John Cruse, 66 of Fort Wayne died on Friday, June 16, 2017. He was born to the late Richard and June Cruse on November 28, 1950 in Laporte, IN. Richard worked for N&W Railroad. He is survived by his wife Helen Cruse of 40 years; children Nicole Demaree, Rachel Cruse and Dustin (Sara) Cruse; sisters Shari (Mike) Spaid and Patti (Mike) Schible; grandchildren Mason Demaree, Gabrielle...
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Andrew Joseph Teeple

November 10, 1982 - June 13, 2017

Andrew (Andy) Joseph Teeple, 34, of Fort Wayne died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at home as a result of complications of Muscular Dystrophy. Born November 10, 1982 in Cheyenne, WY. He was the son of Jeffrey (Jeff) and Patricia (Pat) Teeple. Andy graduated from North Side High School in 2001 and attended Ball State University. In addition, he was a member of Most Precious Blood Catholic Church Parish. ...
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Eziirah Sue Willis

June 11, 2017 - June 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Bryan Keith Lash

July 7, 1987 - June 10, 2017

Bryan Keith Lash, 29 of Fort Wayne died on Saturday, June 10, 2017. He was born on July 7, 1987 in Fort Wayne, IN. He is survived by his mother April Lash; sister Amber Nicole Lash; son King Richard; daughters Alivia Joyce Lash and Alexus Marie Lash. Bryan is preceded in death by his father, Bryan Lash; wife, Noele Trice. Funeral service will be at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home on Friday June...
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Louis Edmund Seibt

August 14, 1937 - June 5, 2017

Louis "Louie" Edmund Seibt, 79 of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, June 5, 2017. He was born to the late Edmund and Louise Seibt on August 14, 1937 in Fort Wayne.Louis retired from the Allen County Sheriff's Department after 34 years of service. He was also the owner of the Allen County Polygraph Lab, worked at Fort Wayne International Airport as a Public Safety Officer, lifetime member of the...
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Ethel Louise Mudrack

April 16, 1929 - May 28, 2017

Ethel Louise Mudrack, 88 of Fort Wayne died on Sunday, May 28, 2017. She was born to the late Cecil and Susie Dove on April 16, 1929 in Fort Wayne, IN. She is survived by her grandchildren, Roben Mudrack, Carolyn Mudrack, Rhonda (Scott) Owens, Jennifer Mudrack, Shiela (Jim) Juchs, Mandy (Gary) Clark; daughter-in-law, Chris Lemmon; niece, Sherry Barrand and several great-grandchildren and great...
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Lee Vernon Jewell

February 27, 1935 - May 22, 2017

Lee Jewell, 82, of Fort Wayne, passed away on May 22, 2017.He is survived his wife, Vera; children, Johnny, Joey, Darlene, Susan, Denise, Jeannie, Gale, and Laura; sister, Pearl; and he was a paw paw to many.His Funeral Service will be Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:00 am at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home (1327 N. Wells Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808) with visitation one hour prior. Burial will...
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Bonnie Jean CHERRY

October 5, 1943 - May 18, 2017

Bonnie Jean Cherry, 73 of Fort Wayne died on Thursday, May 18, 2017. She was born to the late James and Myrna Murray on October 5, 1943 in Scarborough, Canada. She is survived by her husband Larry Cherry; children Lori (Ben) Alexander, Heather (Walt) DeWolfe and Steve (Cathy) Mitchell; step children Cindy Bennet, Diana (Tovani) Tohir and Greg Cherry; grandchildren Mitchell, Shelley, Bobby ...
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Ronald Theodore Bricker

February 6, 1951 - May 15, 2017

Ronald Theodore Bricker, 66 of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, May 15, 2017. He was born to the late Lewis and Grace Bricker on February 6, 1951 in Bluffton, IN.He is survived by his wife, Patty Hudson; daughters, Kristie Hudson and Marsha Hudson; sons, Simon Hudson, Timothy Bricker and Tracy Bricker; sisters, Barb Bricker, Ruth Bricker, Sheila Bricker and Sue Bricker; 13 grandchildren and one great...
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James R. Pember

May 16, 1936 - May 15, 2017

JAMES R. PEMBER, of Fort Wayne, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 at Grey stone Health & Rehab. Born May 16, 1936 in Fort Wayne, he was the son of the late James R. and Marguerite Heichel Pember. He worked for Archway Bakery before owning and retiring from Colonial Pizza and Rib Bar. His hobbies included bowling, golf and playing poker. Survivors include daughter, Robin (Jon) Rule of Milan,...
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David Lee Streeter

February 20, 1937 - May 13, 2017

DAVID L. STREETER, 80, of Fort Wayne, died on Saturday, May 13, 2017, 11:14 a.m., at Parkview Hospital - Randallia. Born Feb. 20, 1937, in Mont pelier, Ohio, he was the son of the late James and Murl (Stickney) Streeter. He was a factory worker at Rea Magnet Wire with 32 years of service. He was a Vietnam Army veteran. Surviving are his three children, Tara Wilkinson of Fort Wayne, Todd (Rania)...
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Patti Hennion

November 21, 1961 - May 13, 2017

Patti Lynne Hennion, 55 of Fort Wayne died on Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was born on November 21, 1961 Fort Wayne, IN. She is survived by her husband Lou Hennion of 10 years; father Rex Handschy; mother Joyce Pearson; sons Danny Handschy and Zachery Handschy sisters Kelly Provost, Kim Daughtery and Julie Pearson; brother Rex Handschy and 4 grandchildren. Funeral service will be at C.M. Sloan and...
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Rosalie Ellen Ashbrook

July 20, 1953 - May 12, 2017

Rosalie Ellen Ashbrook, 63 of Fort Wayne died on Friday, May 12, 2017. She was born to the late Ivan and Edna Harter on July 20, 1953 in Garrett, IN. She is survived by her husband Terry Ashbrook; brothers, Phillip Harter, Tim Harter and Patrick Harter; sisters Wanda Harter, Laura Harter, several nieces and nephews and several great nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be at C.M. Sloan and...
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Delwin G. MARKER

January 19, 1938 - May 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Elizabeth Jean Bubb

June 9, 1942 - May 8, 2017

Elizabeth "Betty" Jean Bubb, 74 of Fort Wayne died on Monday, May 8, 2017. She was born to the late John and Helen Medes on June 9, 1942 in Cloquet, MN. She is survived by daughters Lori (Mike) Mueller and Angie Bubb; brother Michael Medes; sister Susan Medes; grandchildren, Matthew, Alex and Chris Mueller and close friend, Kathy Ward. Memorial service will be at The Pointe Church 5335 Bass...
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Keith Alan Colchin

March 5, 1943 - May 7, 2017

Keith Alan Colchin, 74, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on May 7, 2017. He was born on March 5, 1943 in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Kenneth and Ruby (Garhart) Colchin. Keith was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. His family, friends, and home were most important to him. He was a life-long hot-rodder, builder, fabricator of street rods and street machines, and just...
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Jacqueline G. Roman

May 27, 1926 - May 6, 2017

Jacqueline G. Roman, 90, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on May 6, 2017. She was born on May 27, 1926 to the late Howard and Irene (Neidermeyer) Jones. She worked at Magnavox and then she retired from Big Lots after 20 years.Jacqueline is survived by her children, Steven (Diane) Overly, Deborah (Keith) Colchin, Mark (Colette) Overly, and Gary L. (Dori Arnold) Overly Sr.; grandchildren, Jason Overly...
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Gary Allen Schaefer

December 23, 1952 - May 6, 2017

Gary Allen Schaefer, 64, of Columbia City, IN passed away on May 6, 2017. He brought up his family to love Christ, help others, work hard and laugh hard. He also loved to vacation and travel in the United States finding great points in history and a love for collecting old things. For the past 10 years Gary worked at Bathfitter in sales. Gary was born on December 23, 1952 in Columbia City, IN to...
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Daniel Keith Barnes

July 19, 1956 - April 28, 2017

DANIEL KEITH BARNES, 61, of New Haven, died on Friday, April 28, 2017. Born in McConnelsville, Ohio, he was a son of the late James and Karen Barnes. He is survived by the love of his life Kim Ramer; brothers, Jim (Lea) Barnes, Dave Barnes, Mark (Toni) Barnes, and Mike (Emily) Barnes; sisters, Debbie Barnes and Lesa (Joe) Thompkins; stepmom, Julie Barnes; stepdaughter, Katie (Nick) Heintzelman;...
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Robert Donald Johnson

July 29, 1930 - April 26, 2017

Robert Donald Johnson, 86, of Fort Wayne died at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Bethlehem Woods. He was born July 29, 1930 in Fort Wayne to the late Oscar and Ruth (Gardner) Johnson. He served in the United States Army 7th Div receiving a Purple Heart from the Korean Conflict. On November 20, 1954 he married Beverly J. Myers who survives in Fort Wayne.Also surviving are 6 children, Eric...
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Chelsey Allison Archer

December 12, 1984 - April 25, 2017

Chelsey Allison Archer, 32, of Fort Wayne, passed away on April 25, 2017. She is survived by her sons, Sidney and Ryland; her mother, Renea Schey and Renea's husband, Roger Schey and his family. Her Memorial Gathering will be at the Fraternal Order of Eagles (4940 Bluffton Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46808) on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The gathering will be a potluck, cash bar, and...
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Robert Scott Ecenbarger

October 13, 1970 - April 25, 2017

Robert S. Ecenbarger, 46, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Robert attended activities at The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission and The Carriage House.He is survived by his father and step-mother, James and Vera Ecenbarger; sisters, Tayna (Hans) Jochim and Heather (Glenn) Halferty; grandmother, Dorothy Ecenbarger and several nieces and nephews.He is preceded in death by his mother Carla Ecenbarger.A...
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Joe Thomas Hubbard

July 20, 1927 - April 23, 2017

Joe Thomas Hubbard, 89, of Fort Wayne, died on Sunday, April 23, 2017. He was born to the late Ellis and Corrine Hubbard in Dyersburg, TN. Joe retired from Wayne Home Equipment. He is survived by his sons, Charles (Janice) Hubbard and Joseph (Martha) Hubbard; daughters, Sue (Dean) Fraley and Paula (Steve) Shrock; 18 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife,...
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Berniece K. Bott

June 6, 1916 - April 20, 2017

Berniece K. Bott, 100, of Fort Wayne died Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Parkview Hospital. Born June 6, 1916 in Wilshire, Ohio she was the daughter of the late Charles A. and Myrtle (Leistner) Kuhn. She married Edward A. Bott on May 10, 1941. She was a homemaker, a member of Most Precious Blood Catholic Church, a member of its Rosary Sodality, and a member of the Widows of Prayer. She is...
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Deborahjo Daugherty

April 22, 1949 - April 18, 2017

Deborahjo Lopshire Daugherty, 67, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on April 18, 2017. Her precious dog, Babies, and her church, Anchor Community Church, were everything to her. She also dearly loved her family.Deborahjo is survived by her husband, John Daugherty; children, Kerry, Steven, Christopher (Julie), and Jamie (Danielle); 7 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and brother, Lynn Lopshire....
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Richard Dean Gibson

July 5, 1954 - April 15, 2017

RICHARD DEAN GIBSON, 62, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care. Born July 5, 1954, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of the late John and Betty (Aumiller) Gibson. A 1973 graduate of North Side High School. Richard also served in the Navy. After 33 years at UPS he retired on Sept. 30, 2016. He loved auctions, collecting autographs, music, IU...
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Charles E. McKinley

August 20, 1928 - April 15, 2017

Charles E. McKinley, 88, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on April 15, 2017. He was born on August 20, 1928 in Monon, IN to the late Willard and Tot McKinley. Charles enjoyed gardening, golf, and fishing. Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Max (Alene) McKinley and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. Charles was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean (Allen)...
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Joseph Michael Fair

October 11, 1947 - April 10, 2017

Joseph Michael Fair, 69, of Fort Wayne, IN, died on Monday, April 10, 2017. He was born to the late Jack and Mary Fair in Fort Wayne on October 11, 1947. He attended Central Catholic High School and served 4 years in the Air Force. He last worked at Gasoline Equipment where he was employed for about 27 years. He was a member of Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church and held several positions, including...
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Solomon A. Buchanan

April 15, 1978 - April 10, 2017

Solomon Alexander Buchanan was a gifted person in the arts and intellectually. He had a great sense of humor and a deep love and understanding of animals. He loved his children and his face lit up every time he talked about them. He had a gentle heart and was really quick to forgive and reconcile. He was admired in many ways. He had a great laugh, smile, and child like wonder and amazement about...
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Brenda Sue Hoskins

June 23, 1956 - April 9, 2017

Brenda Sue Hoskins 60 Passed away on April 9, 2017 Born June 23,1956 Native of Pineville, Kentucky was the daughter of late mother Liza Hoskins and father Robert Hoskins and brother Tommy Hoskins, sonAubrey Hoskins(wife Debbie) 3 grand Children, Brothers, Larry Hoskins, Jimmy Hoskins, Ralph Hoskins, Ronnie Hoskins, David Hoskins, Sisters, Margaret Harris, Debra Hoskins
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LaJuana Me'Shell Dunbar

January 26, 1994 - April 6, 2017

LaJuana M. Dunbar was born on January 26, 1994, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was born to Lucille Lewis and Mark A. Dunbar. She passed away on April 6, 2017, at the age of 23. LaJuana graduated from Northrup High School. She loved walks, traveling, and spending time with her family.LaJuana is lovingly remembered by her parents, mother, Lucille (Shawn) Lewis; grandparents, great-grandparents,...
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Velma Marie TURNER

December 7, 1926 - April 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Thomas P. Hazelton

August 16, 1940 - April 2, 2017

Thomas P. Hazelton, 76, of Fort Wayne passed away Sunday April 2, 2017. He was born to the late John and Dorothy (Orr) Hazelton in Scranton, PA. He was a security guard at Eagle Lake and Big Bass Lake. He was a loving, hard working man, wonderful father, grandfather and brother that would do anything for family. He will be missed by all that he loved and loved him. Thomas is survived by his...
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George A. O'Hair

May 7, 1950 - April 2, 2017

GEORGE A. O'HAIR, 66, of Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017. Born May 7, 1950, in Mattoon, Ill., he was a drywall finisher sub-contractor for 40 years. He is survived by sons, Donald J. O'Hair and Michael C. (Jackson) O'Hair; grandson, Damion O'Hair; and brothers, Michael E. O'Hair and Donald W. O'Hair, both of Fort Wayne. He was preceded in death by his...
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Larry Francis Herron

November 8, 1963 - April 1, 2017

Larry Francis Herron, 53, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on April 1, 2017.Larry is survived by his father, Russell Herron Sr.; siblings, Robert Herron, Russell Herron Jr. and Carol (Ken) Blake; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Rose Herron; brother, George Herron; and niece, Trescha Blake.His Funeral Service will be on Monday,...
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John Edward Ray

September 14, 1971 - March 30, 2017

JOHN EDWARD RAY, 45, of Fort Wayne, was called to the Lord on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Born Sept. 14, 1971, in Fort Wayne, he was a loving father and uncle. Surviving are his children, Derrick Woodard, Brionna, Jonathon, Tiffany, Robert and Timothy Ray; one granddaughter; girlfriend, April Smith; brother, Patrick Garret (Karen Rock) of Fort Wayne; and sister, Debra Ray. Funeral service is 1 p.m....
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Edna Aletha Cornell

February 10, 1919 - March 26, 2017

Edna Aletha "Bee" Cornell, 98, of Fort Wayne, passed away on March 26, 2017. She was born on February 10, 1919 in Clinton, IL to the late Herbert Harrold and Grace (Gardner) Harrold. Bee and her late husband, Bud, had a true love story. God brought them together while Bud was serving our country and they were pen pals before meeting. On August 17, 1946 Bud and Bee were married. He was her "Bud"...
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Cynthia K. Grosjean

June 24, 1963 - March 24, 2017

Cynthia Kay "Cindy" Grosjean, 53, of Fort Wayne, passed away on March 24, 2017. She was born on June 24, 1963 in Phoenix Arizona to Bill Sexton and the late Ruth Cooper Sexton.Along with her father, Cindy is survived by her husband of 24 years, Chester Grosjean Sr.; daughters, Courtney, Ashnia, Shabbia, and Zezeia York; sons, John York and Chester Grosjean Jr.; granddaughter, Nevaeh Johnson; and...
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John S. Reiter

February 1, 1948 - March 21, 2017

JOHN S. "CCR" REITER, 69, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Born Feb. 1, 1948, in Fort Wayne, John was a son of the late Earl and Marie (Herbst) Reiter. He loved his friends and family. John enjoyed fishing and old rock and blues music.He was an avid IU Basketball Fan and Colts Fan.John is survived by his wife, Cheryl; children, Jason Reiter, Heather Vogelsong, and...
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Bonny J. Gray

October 5, 1944 - March 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Troy Nooner

April 20, 1975 - March 9, 2017

Troy Nooner, 41 of Fort Wayne, IN. Died peacefully on Thursday, March 9, 2017. He was born to Troy and Carla Sr. in Red Bluff, California. He is survived by his daughters, Isabell Nooner and Andrea Coker-Nooner; sons, Adam Nooner and Treston Nooner-Beck; mother, Clara Dearmen; father, Troy Nooner Sr.; sisters, Rebekah, Sugar, Shawna; brother, Shawn; grandmother, Jane Nooner; grandpa, Jack Dearmen...
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Janice Colleen Kane

August 28, 1949 - March 8, 2017

JANICE COLLEEN KANE, 67, of Fort Wayne, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Born in Fort Wayne to the late Dalbert and Colleen Snyder, she is survived by her son, Corey Kane; and two grandchildren, Angel and Iris Kane. She was preceded in death by her brother Robert "Bobby" Snyder. Funeral service is 1 p.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017 at C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, 1327 N....
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Deborah Ann RICKETTS

March 24, 1951 - March 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Nina Etter

August 8, 1946 - March 6, 2017

Nina (Derkach Borton) Etter, 70, of Hoagland, IN, died peacefully in her sleep on Monday, March 6, 2017, in her home. She was attended lovingly by her husband, Brad Etter of Fort Wayne and Hoagland. Nina was born in a refugee camp near Hanover, Germany in 1946, after her parents fled soviet Ukraine. She came to America in 1952 and lived most of her life in Fort Wayne. Nina was a talented gardener...
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Robert F. Bunting

September 11, 1945 - March 6, 2017

Robert F. Bunting Jr., a loving husband and father, passed away peacefully on a rainy afternoon on March 6th surrounded by his loving family. He was born to the late Robert Sr. and Elizabeth Bunting on September 11, 1944 in Fort Wayne, IN. Robert served in the Army in 1961-1964 and earned the rank of Spec 4. He met his dream girl on a blind date in October 1964, fell in love immediately, got...
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Bonnie Morgan

August 25, 1962 - March 1, 2017

Bonnie Morgan, 54, of Fort Wayne passed away on Wednesday March 1, 2017. She was born to the late Raymond and Joyce Morgan Sr. on August 25, 1962. She is survived by her son John Morgan; daughters Tuesday Morgan, Tori DuBois and Josie DuBois; brother Raymond "Eddie" Morgan Jr.; 5 Grandchildren and several aunts and uncles. Funeral service will be held at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home 1327 N....
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Catalina Cabrera Stackhouse

October 1, 1945 - February 28, 2017

Cathy Stackhouse, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Feb. 28th, 2017. She was born on Oct. 1st, 1945 to the late Antonio Magofna and Martha Sablan Cabrera. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Joseph Borja and siblings, Ben, Manny, Maria and Becky. Cathy is survived by her son, Bill Magofna and his wife, Martha, along with his children, Antonia (Zackino), Johnathan, Marie, A.J...
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Helen I. Johns

June 13, 1922 - February 27, 2017

Helen I. Johns, 94, of Columbia City, passed away on Monday Feb. 27, 2017 at Millers at Oak Pointe. Born June 13, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Lovina Cook. She is survived by her daughters, Eileen (Dave) Platz and Betty Lou (David) Brayton; son, Keith (Kris) Johns; sister, Donna Brindle; four grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was...
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Mary Elizabeth Herndon

December 10, 1936 - February 21, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Herndon , 80, of Fort Wayne passed away at Heritage Park Nursing Home on Tuesday February 21, 2017. She was born to the late James and Ruby Baker on December 10, 1936. She is survived by her daughters Ruby Diane (Thomas) Bates, Betty (Tim) Callahan and Michele Williams; sons Mourey Herndon and David Mahler; granddaughter Amy Herndon-McKinzie; 4 sisters; 2 brothers; 15...
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Janine Marilyn Roe

June 19, 1931 - February 15, 2017

Janine M. Roe, 85, of Fort Wayne passed away at Coventry Meadows on Wednesday February 15, 2017. She was born to the late James and Maxine Hawthorne on June 19, 1931. She is survived by her children Theresa (Timothy) Krauhs, Cynthia (Steven) Cobb, Kathleen Baumert , Andrew Roe and Amy (Tim) Longardner; sister Mary Gaskill; brothers James David (Madonna) Hawthorne and James R. (Carol) Hawthorne...
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Ann Marie Murphy

September 13, 1939 - February 6, 2017

Ann "Annie" Marie Murphy, 73, of Fort Wayne passed away at home on Monday February 6, 2017. She was born to the late William and Marie Murphy on September 13, 1939. She is survived by her brother Larry Murphy and many nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home 1327 N. Wells St. on Tuesday February 14, 2017 at 11am with calling 2 hours prior. Burial...
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Darlena Louise Gallahan

April 21, 1941 - February 5, 2017

DARLENA "DOT" LOUISE GALLAHAN, 75, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, Feb, 5, 2017, at home. Born April 21, 1941, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Mary Springer.She is survived by her sister, Irene (Kelvin) Thain; brothers, Walter (Mary) Springer and George (Ruth Thimler) Springer; and 10 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Gallahan; sister,...
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Darlene Gardt

December 1, 1928 - February 3, 2017

Darlene Gardt, 88, of Fort Wayne passed away on Friday, February 3, 2017, at Park Place Assisted Living. She was born to the late James and Marguerite Pember on December 1, 1928. She is survived by her daughter Karen (Dwight) Wagner; brother Jim Pember; sister Sharon Humphreys; grandchildren Courtney Wagner, Holly Wagner and Jeff Wagner. Darlene was preceded in death by her husband Paul Gardt...
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Kathryn Elizabeth Helmke

July 29, 1955 - January 27, 2017

Kathryn E. Helmke, 61, of Fort Wayne, IN., went to be with her Lord after a long battle with COPD on January 27, 2017, at Parkview Hospital. Born July 29, 1955 in Evansville, IN, she is predeceased by her parents William E. and Peggy K. (Sprinkle) Royal, her in laws Harold and Barbara Helmke of Fort Wayne, IN and her sister Vicki (Dave) Ryckman. Kathy was married to her loving husband and best...
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Ruth Aileen Martin

January 8, 1925 - January 27, 2017

Ruth A. Martin 92, passed away Friday, January 27, 2017 at Ossian Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born January 8, 1925 in Allen County, IN, the only daughter of John and Ivah Belle (Tomlin) Franklin. She was the loving wife and constant companion of Tom Martin. Surviving are her daughter, Sandra Pafford, four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Her brother, Clarence Franklin...
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Betty Bates

June 24, 1948 - January 22, 2017

BETTY (BOISTY) J. BATES, 68, of Hoagland, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2017, at Visting Nurse Hospice Home, Fort Wayne, after battling cancer. She was employed at Kroger, Decatur, IN, for 18 years. She is survived by daughters, Tina (Matt) Thompson and Jenny Cenko; brothers, Robert, John (Nancy) and Gerald Harmeyer; sisters, Valarie Brown and Jill (Russ) Lee; and four grandchildren, Jeffrey...
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Robert Eugene CAMOS

March 27, 1934 - January 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Eleanor L. Klemke

July 10, 1930 - January 20, 2017

Eleanor L. Klemke, of Fort Wayne, passed away Friday, January 20, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center at 1:17 p.m. Born July 10, 1930, in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late Theron Justice Kitchen and Lelta Alverta Bray. She worked at Children Protective Services for 10 years and was a former employee of Lincoln Life Insurance Co. and General Electric. She was a member of Highview...
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George D. Drew

December 24, 1943 - January 14, 2017

George D. Drew, 73 passed away at home in New Haven, IN on Saturday, January 14, 2017. He served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam. He is survived by his beloved dog, Blaze; Daughter Debra (Louis) Studer; Son; George P. Drew; Daughter; Mary (Jeff) Helmuth; Son David Drew; Daughter Amanda (Jason) Wayer; 7 grandchildren; Great-grand-daughter on the way; 3 step-grandchildren 3 step-great-grandchildren...
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Timothy Jones

March 17, 1962 - January 7, 2017

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Harold Walter WEISBACH

May 26, 1930 - January 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Melvin L. Wilcher

March 31, 1940 - January 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Betty Jean ADAMS

October 1, 1926 - January 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Elaine Rhind

August 2, 1930 - January 2, 2017

ELAINE RHIND, of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, January 2, 2017, at Sage Bluff Nursing Home. Born August 2, 1930, in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of the late Russell J. McClain and Esther F. (Fisher). She was a homemaker. Surviving are her three children, Daniel (Darlene) Gerdom of Bluffton, IN, David (Anita) Gerdom of Huntertown, IN and Sandra (Lester) Fager of Canal Fulton, Ohio; eight...
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Lowell Eugene Smith

October 9, 1957 - January 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Michael Ray Baker

July 27, 1956 - January 1, 2017

Michael Ray Baker, 60, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Born July 27, 1956 in Marion, Ind., he was a son of Bertha (Saylor) Baker and the late Hobert Baker. Michael held various welding jobs over the last 23 years; beginning at Float Boat and having most recently worked with Harris Kayot. He had been a member of the American Legion Post 499 and the Fraternal Order of the...
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Cynthia Addis

April 17, 1956 - December 30, 2016

Cynthia Addis, 60, of Fort Wayne passed away on Friday December 29, 2016. She was born to the late William and Wavabelle Addis on April 17, 1956. Cynthia worked for over 42 years as a hair dresser. She is survived by her brother William Addis III; sister Rebecca (Bill) Addis-Hall; brothers Greg (Jennie) Addis, Jeffery Addis, Dennis E. (Debra) Addis and Jeremy (Dana) Addis; 3 nieces and 5 nephews...
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Judith Smith-Lantz

April 25, 1949 - December 29, 2016

Judith Smith-Lantz, 67, of Fort Wayne passed away on Thursday December 29, 2016. She was born to the late Marion and Luella Smith on April 25, 1949. Judith worked for over 25 years for the Fort Wayne State Developmental Center. She is survived by her husband of over 25 years Michael Lantz; son Matthew (Kyla)Lantz; brothers Frank (Linda) Smith; John (Connie) Smith; brother in-law Daniel Lantz....
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Laura Lorraine Biberstine

January 21, 1940 - December 27, 2016

Laura Lorraine Biberstine, 76, of Albion, IN passed away on Monday December 27, 2016. She was born on January 21, 1940 in Illinois. Laura worked as a beautician for several years. She is survived by her daughters Paula Outlaw, Tammy Campbell and Susan Blotter; son David Biberstine and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral service will be at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home 1327...
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Marianne K. Johnson

April 22, 1930 - December 17, 2016

MARIANNE K. JOHNSON, became "our Christmas gift" on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016, "and we grieve not your being set free from this life of joy and challenge. You join our dad Richard "Dick", grandson Justin, great-grandson Braxton, and a host of family who went before you." A wife, mother, grandmother, gigi, sister, friend, a day at a time member. your legacy is six...
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Virginia May Burns-Wilson

August 5, 1921 - December 14, 2016

VIRGINIA MAY (THOMAS) BURNS-WILSON, passed peacefully to eternal life on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, at Golden Years Homestead. Born Aug. 5, 1921, in Fort Wayne, she was the eldest daughter of Walter A. and May Thomas. She graduated from North Side High School, class of 1939, and was a member of the National Honor Society. She was married 54 years to Eldon V. Burns and they had five children,...
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Kimberley Ann Riske

October 27, 1959 - December 11, 2016

Kimberley Ann (Ford) Riske, 57, of Fort Wayne, died on Sunday Dec. 11, 2016. Surviving are her companion Greg Brockman; Her children Ericka Grepke, Zebadiah Ford, Rebecca Ford, Samuel Jacquway, Kathryn Jacquway, Daniel Jacquway and her grandchildren Rilen Ford, Aidan Ford, Jacob Glenn, Richie Waikel, Josh Waikel, Kaiya Grepke, Evan Jacquway, Eli Jacquway, Riley Overbay, Jack Overbay, Lana...
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Keith Alan Wright

July 10, 1961 - December 8, 2016

Keith Alan Wright, 55, of Fort Wayne passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2016. He was born to Melvin and Pernie Wright on July 10, 1961 in Fort Wayne. Keith worked for Indiana Phoenix for 20 years. He is survived by his mother, Pernie Wright; brother, Rick Wright and sisters, Penny Wright and Connie Vinson. He was preceded in death by his father, Melvin Wright and sisters, Betty Jane Wright...
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Larry Robert Clark

January 23, 1949 - November 25, 2016

Larry Robert Clark, 67, of Fort Wayne passed away on Friday November 25, 2016. He was born to the late Keith and Armina Clark on January 23, 1949 in Fort Wayne. Larry worked for 911 dispatches for over 25 years. He is survived by his wife Kelly; daughters Kassi, Heather, and Angi; grandchildren Matthew, Josh, Brett, Nate, and Emily; great grandchildren Charlotte and Corbin. Arrangements by C.M....
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Kenneth Wayne Spillers

December 11, 1963 - November 23, 2016

Kenneth Wayne Spillers, 52, of Fort Wayne passed away on Wednesday November 23, 2016. He was born to the late Jack and Betty Spillers on December 11, 1963 in Fort Wayne. He is survived by his wife Deborah Spillers; sons Ken and Chris Spillers and 6 grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Wayne Dale Baptist Church for Kenneth Spillers Sr. and his brother-in law Tom Johnson on December 7...
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Kevin A. Tinkle

December 11, 1962 - November 22, 2016

KEVIN ALDEN TINKLE, 53, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday, November 22, 2016, at his residence. Born December 11, 1962, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of the late Everett and Barbara (Miller) Tinkle. He was a laborer at ITT and Pepsi. He is survived by two daughters, Lindsay (Jon) Garr of Fort Wayne and Holli Tinkle of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Karen Dickson and Kristin (Ronday) Harris, both of Fort...
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Larry Reichenbaugh

May 29, 1944 - November 21, 2016

Larry Reichenbaugh of Fort Wayne, died on Monday Nov.21, 2016, at Genesis Nursing Home. Born May 29, 1944, in Hartford City, Ind. He was the husband of the late Janice (Fisher) Reichenbaugh; and son of Dorothy and Melvin Medler. He was a factory worker, truck driver, and manager at Deer Park Irish Pub until his retirement. Surviving are his children, Tammy Green, Tim, Brian, and James...
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Rebecca Grace Ryan

August 3, 1986 - November 17, 2016

Rebecca Grace Ryan, 30, of Fort Wayne passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2016. She was born to John and Thelma Ryan on August 3, 1986, in Fort Wayne. She is survived by her father John Ryan; mother Thelma Ryan; sisters Chasity Hobbs and Stefanie Loving; uncle Larry Ryan, and many other aunts, uncles, and cousins. A family gathering will be at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home, 1327 N. Wells...
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Patricia Ann Keeran

January 21, 1933 - November 15, 2016

Patricia Ann Keeran, 83, of Fort Wayne passed away on Tuesday November 15, 2016. She was born to the late Darold and Leona Brundige on January 21, 1933 in Fort Wayne. Patricia worked for Magnavox for over 25 years. She enjoyed ceramics, reading and was quite the conversationalist. Family was always very important to her. She is survived by her daughters Becky Clifton, and Betsy Roth; son Robert ...
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Wayne B. Chapman

December 7, 1955 - November 9, 2016

WAYNE B. CHAPMAN, of Fort Wayne, died on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, 12:43 a.m., at his residence. Born Dec. 7, 1955, in Pennsylvania, Pa., he was a son of the late Charlotte (Anderson) and Stewart Chapman. He was an inside sales rep for Wayne Pipe & Supply.Surviving are his wife, Joanne (Minich) Chapman of Fort Wayne; son, Scott (Sarah) Chapman of Fort Wayne; daughter, Lyndsey (Donald) Anthony...
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Glenn Edward Wysong

July 25, 1948 - November 8, 2016

GLENN EDWARD WYSONG SR., 68, of Fort Wayne, died on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, 8:55 a.m., in Fort Wayne. Born Sunday, July 25, 1948, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of the late Marlene (Roy) and Clyde "Nob" Wysong. He worked in assembly and was a foreman at Dana Corporation for 35+ years. He was a member of St. Jude Hospital; American Legion Post 82; and Army/Navy Garrison 57. He was also a...
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Darlene Jane Miller

August 13, 1945 - November 7, 2016

Darlene Jane Miller, 71, of Fort Wayne passed away on Monday November 7, 2016. She was born on August 13,1945 in Chatham, Ontario to a Delaware mother, Flossie J. Huff Clark and a Chippewa father, John Winfield Clark, who have both preceded her in death. Darlene was a devoted mother to her two sons bravely faced the challenge of Huntington's disease as well as her own medical issues always...
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Mary Anne Sheckels

July 2, 1950 - October 29, 2016

Mary Ann Warren-Sheckels, 66, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2016. She was born to the late Viola (Tong) Warren and Edward Leu Van Warren on July 2, 1950, in Winamac, Indiana.She is preceded in death by her husband, Hayden M. Sheckels; sister Beryl Lou Warren-McDonald; brothers David Lee Warren and Joseph Warren. She leaves behind a step-daughter, Gwen Sheckels-Milledge ...
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Janet Lee Jones

March 16, 1940 - October 29, 2016

JANET LEE JONES, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away Saturday, October 29, 2016. Born March 16, 1940, in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of the late Louis J. and Elizabeth M. Hartman. She worked for 27 years at Cover All Rental. She is survived by her daughter, Callie Jones, of Fort Wayne; son, Fred R. (Yvonne) Jones of Fort Wayne; nine grandchildren, Joshua Jones, Jessica Jones, Christine...
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Earl R. PETERS

November 10, 1932 - October 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Charlene Lee Martin

October 16, 2016 - October 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Joshua Oscar Cler

February 3, 1989 - October 19, 2016

JOSHUA CLER, 27, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2016. He is survived by his parents, Kim (Gary) McKay and Eric Cler; sister, Nichole (Tyler) Waldrop; nephews, Landon and Gabriel; daughter, Nevayah, and her mother, Britney Dobbelaere; and other family members.
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Colton James Nagel

March 7, 1993 - October 18, 2016

Colton James Nagel, 23, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Tuesday October 18, 2016 in Indianapolis, IN. He was born to the late Darrick Cooper and Suzanne Nagel on March 7, 1993 in Fort Wayne, IN. He is survived by brothers Cody Nagel and Jared Nagel; sister Heather Briggs; father Dave Agee; grandfather Charles Richardson; aunt Sarah Gerber; uncle Ben Gerber and nephews Darrick Nagel , Phoenix...
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David Lawrence Kapp

January 1, 1949 - October 13, 2016

David Lawrence Kapp, 67, of Dallas, Texas, died Thursday, October 13, 2016 at his home under hospice care. He was born on January 1, 1949 in Chicago Heights, Illinois. He was the son of Jeanne Reese Kapp and the late Lawrence Francis Kapp. David graduated from North Shore High School on Long Island and received his Bachelor's Degree from Pratt Institute in New York. He was a financial planner...
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Alys Mae Berlin

September 4, 1929 - October 8, 2016

Alys M. Berlin, went to her Lord on Saturday, October 8, 2016, at Renaissance Village in Fort Wayne. Born on September 4, 1929, in Allen County, she was the daughter of Fred M. and Agnes (Heidrich) Vaughn. She grew up in the Arcola area, where she attended the Arcola public school system. Survivors are her sons, Roger of Fort Wayne, Steven (Catherine) of New Haven, Indiana and Ronald of Arcola;...
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Larissa Ann Etheridge

March 15, 1987 - October 5, 2016

Larissa Ann Etheridge, 29, of Fort Wayne passed away on Wednesday October 5, 2016. She was born on March 15, 1987 in Coldwater, MI. She is survived by her mother Kathy Lemke; Funeral services will be at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home 1327 N. Wells St. on Tuesday October 11, 2016 at 1pm with calling 1 hour prior. Burial at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.
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Richard Joseph Allen

July 7, 1959 - October 5, 2016

Richard Joseph Allen, 57 of Fort Wayne passed away on Wednesday October 5, 2016. He was born on July 7, 1959 in Fort Wayne, IN. He is survived by his Parents Joseph and Beverly Allen Jr. and sisters Abbie Bryan and Amber Caesar. The memorial service will be private. Arrangements by C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home. Preferred memorials to Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control. Inurnment at Lindenwood...
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Lonnie Steven Jones

February 17, 1953 - October 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Frank Ole Macomber

December 4, 1950 - September 27, 2016

Frank Ole Macomber, 65, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. Born on December 4, 1950 in Moose Lake, MN, he was a son of the late Richard and Gladys (Haugen) Macomber. After graduation, he proudly served in the U.S. Army as a Crane Operator for six years during Vietnam. Frank retired from General Motors after 45 years of service and was also a member of the Church of God,...
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Mary Juanita Broyles

April 22, 1924 - September 22, 2016

Mary Juanita Broyles, 92, of Fort Wayne is now resting in the arms of Jesus as she passed to her heavenly home on Thursday, September 22. She was born to the late Winlock and Trulie Nelson on April 22, 1924, in Markwick, Kentucky. Mary was a devoted mother and pastor's wife. She lived in the same home for 52 years. Mary was memorable to all she met and loved by family and friends. She...
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Roxann Eddington

October 4, 1951 - September 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Guillermo Vazquez Alvarez

September 1, 1955 - September 17, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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William E. Hamilton

August 17, 1956 - September 14, 2016

Roxann Eddington, 64, of Fort Wayne died on Sunday September 18, 2016. She was born to the late Robert and Doris Durr on October 4, 1951 in Decatur, IN. He is survived by her sons Mark and Rick Eddington; grandchildren Lia Parnin, Tyler Eddington and Braylon Eddington; great granddaughter Kiarra Smith and brothers Terry, Larry and Jerry Durr. Memorial celebration of life service will be Saturday...
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Michael Dennis Kelly

November 1, 1965 - September 13, 2016

Michael Dennis Kelly, 50 passed away on September 13, 2016. Born November 1, 1965, he was the youngest of eleven children of Dan and Marita Kelly (both deceased). Mike will be fondly remembered for his true Irish wit. He was always ready with a joke and a smile. He never met a stranger and was kind to all. He enjoyed sports, was an avid reader, and loved a good political conversation. He was...
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