Darlene Bair

Darlene Bair

Darlene Bair Darlene D. Bair, 89 passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at Summit City Nursing & Rehab Center. She was born in Fort Wayne on April 4, 1929 a daughter of the late Roy & Opal (Schultz) Pierce. Her love of music carried through from her youth to becoming a private study music teacher.

Lawrence “Larry” Magnuson

Lawrence "Larry" Magnuson

Lawrence “Larry” Magnuson Lawrence “Larry” Magnuson, 86 of Payne, Ohio  passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center. Larry was born in Albion, Indiana on Nov. 17, 1931 a son of the late Glen & Margaret (Knox) Magnuson. Larry proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retried from General Electric

Ruth Thompson

Ruth Thompson

Ruth Thompson Ruth Thompson, 88, of Harlan, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at The Cedars of Leo.  Ruth was born in Mishawaka on October 17, 1929 a  daughter of the late George & Laulah (Cunningham) England. Ruth was known for her delicious wedding cakes that she made at T & T catering. She was

Nancy Brown

Nancy Brown

Nancy Brown Nancy M. Brown, 88 of Antwerp passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Antwerp Manor. She was born in Lucasville on Feb. 8, 1930 a daughter of the late John & Marie (Purdy) Collis Nancy taught at Paulding Elementary School for 25 years and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was

Ruby Berenyi

Ruby Berenyi

Ruby Berenyi Ruby L.  Berenyi, 92, of Antwerp  passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at the Gardens of Paulding. Ruby was born in Bryan in 1925 a daughter of the late Esther (Anderson) and Firm  Houlton. Ruby became a registered nurse after graduating from Lutheran School of Nursing. She worked as a surgical nurse at

Chuck Wiedman

Chuck Wiedman

Chuck Wiedman Charles “Chuck” Wiedman, 81, of Antwerp, passed away at home Monday, June 18, 2018. Chuck was born in Fort Wayne on May 23, 1937 a son of the late Ben & Emiley (Reed) Wiedman.  He shared 58 years of marriage with Ann Derck since their wedding on Nov. 14, 1959. He was a

Gene Cox

Gene Cox

Gene Cox Gene Alton Cox, age 77, of Payne, Ohio passed into his creator’s hands Sunday June 10, 2018 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born February 9, 1941 in Payne, OH to Eliene (Deerwester) and Otis Cox, who have preceded him in death. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 52

Laura “Katy” Schaadt

Laura "Katy" Schaadt

Laura “Katy” Schaadt Laura “Katy” Schaadt, 79 of Fort Wayne passed away June 10, 2018 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Garrett, Indiana.  Katy was born on Dec. 28, 1938 in Portland, Indiana a daughter of the late Margaret & Claude Hilton.                         She enjoyed being a musician in Audiences… Laura “Katy” Schaadt, 79 of Fort Wayne

Paul Daeger

Paul Daeger

Paul Daeger Paul E. Daeger, 97 of Hamilton, IN passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at  Lakeland Nursing Center, Angola, IN. He was born in Antwerp a son of the late Peter & Viola (Strable) Daeger. Paul proudly served in the U.S. Army during WWII; was a farmer for over 50 years and enjoyed being

Paul Daeger

Paul Daeger

Paul Daeger Paul E. Daeger, 97 of Hamilton, IN passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at  Lakeland Nursing Center, Angola, IN. He was born in Antwerp a son of the late Peter & Viola (Strable) Daeger. Paul proudly served in the U.S. Army during WWII; was a farmer for over 50 years and enjoyed being

Jane Snyder

Jane Snyder

Jane Snyder Jane Lucille Snyder, 94, of Payne, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Vancrest of Payne. Jane was born in Detroit on May 16, 1924, a daughter of the late Clara (Bethman) and Evan G. Evans. Jane was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and member of St. James Lutheran Church. She will be

Allen Etter

Allen Etter

Allen Etter Allen Etter, 51, of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away Monday, May 14, 2018. Allen was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on February 21, 1967. He was able to do what he loved as an Art Professor at Ivy Tech, IPFW, ITT Tech, University of St. Francis and St. Charles School. Currently he was a

Mark Brenneke

Mark Brenneke

Mark Brenneke Mark A. Brenneke, 55, of New Haven, IN, passed away at home on Sunday, May 13, 2018. Mark was born in Fort Wayne on July 4, 1962 a son of the late Norbert & Linda (Marbach) Brenneke.  Mark was a farmer most of his life and also worked at Central States Enterprises. He

Joan Singer

Joan Singer

Joan Singer Joan Singer, 87, of Antwerp passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018 at the Gardens of Paulding Joan was born in Lorain, Ohio on November 18, 1930.   She was a supervisor at the Biltmore Cafe & Casino in Crystal Bay, Nevada near Lake Tahoe. She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Shelley (Steve)

Lynn “Cy” Savage

Lynn "Cy" Savage

Lynn “Cy” Savage Lynn H. “Cy” Savage age 81 of Coral, MI went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, April 30, 2018 at his son’s home in Eugene, Oregon. Lynn was born September 23, 1936 in Antwerp, Ohio the son of Wendell Savage and Nellie Billman. He graduated from Antwerp High School

Mervin Volkert

Mervin Volkert

Mervin Volkert Mervin B. Volkert, 87 of Hicksville passed away Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Brookview Healthcare center, Defiance. Mervin was born in Hicksville on September 12, 1930 a son of the late Glenn & Florence (Hefty) Volkert. He served his country proudly in the United States Air Force from 1950 to 1954. Mervin helped on

Barbara Hull

Barbara Hull

Barbara Hull Barbara F. Hull, 73 of Cecil passed away April 30, 2018. She was born Jan. 22, 1945 in Magoffin County Kentucky a daughter of the late Willard & Audrey (Shepherd) Howard. Preceding her in death were her parents, siblings, Lee Shepherd & Cynthia Howard. She is survived by her husband, Philbert; children, Melissa

Robert Lentz

Robert Lentz

Robert Lentz Robert D. Lentz, 89, of Van Wert, OH, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018 at Vancrest of Van Wert. Robert was born in Payne  on October 23, 1928 a son of the late Otto & Ester (Birkhold) Lentz. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1956. Bob worked

Joyce Johnson

Joyce Johnson

Joyce Johnson Joyce Darlene Johnson, 82, of Pekin, IL passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Genesis Healthcare, Bryan, OH. Joyce was born in Pekin, IL on November 16, 1935, a daughter of the late Marguerite (Ehrhardt) and Herman  Knapp. She grew up on a farm near Pekin where she developed her love for animals

Sherri Miller

Sherri Miller

Sherri Miller Sherri M. Miller, 66 of Antwerp, Ohio passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Gardens of Paulding. Sherri was born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 5, 1951. She worked in sales and public relations most of her life. She will be sadly missed by her mother, Joan Singer of Paulding; sister, Shelley

Helen Seslar

Helen Seslar

Helen Seslar Helen Violet Seslar, 75, of Antwerp, Ohio passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville, Ohio Helen was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on September 27, 1942, a daughter of the late Julia (Kalmar) and Joseph  Szabo. She was the owner of Fantasy Creations Jewelry but Helen will be missed