CLETUS F. HART, 91CLETUS F. HART, 91 of Fort Wayne, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2011. He was born on March 14, 1920 to the late John E. and Anna G. (Armand) Hart. Mr. Hart retired from Fort Wayne Community Schools in 1982 and from Kingston Retirement Center after 10 years.

He was a lifetime member of VFW Post #3846, a member of American Legion #157 and was a WWII Army Veteran.

He is survived by his daughters, Connie (Robert) Pickell of Fort Wayne, Phyllis J. (William) Fritz of Columbia City, Beverly J. Dennis of Fort Wayne and Bernice Hart of Fort Wayne; four grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; and his companion Patricia Keefe.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, M. Laverne Hart and one grandchild, Tyrone Hart.

Funeral service was 10:00 a.m., Saturday, November 26, 2011 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home For Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne, with visitation one hour prior. Visitation was also from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery.

Memorials can be made to VFW 3846 – Churubusco. For more information and to leave online condolences please visit

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