Waynedale Obituaries

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CATHERINE “KITTY” ANNE BOURNE passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital. She was born on September 24, 1936 in Fairmont, West Virginia. Kitty attended Fairmont High School, WV and graduated from Purdue University receiving her AS in Supervision. She retired from Lutheran Hospital after 30+ years in Nutrition Services.

Kitty enjoyed music, especially singing as an active member in the Summit City Singers, the Southmoor Singers, a choir member for nearly 40 years at...

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CHARLES K. “CHUCK” MINER, SR., 88

CHARLES K. “CHUCK” MINER, SR., 88, of Fort Wayne passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016. He was born on October 29, 1927 in Jonesville, Virginia, a son of the late Charles W. and Hattie (Bledsoe) Miner. He retired from J.F. Miller Heating & Air.

He enjoyed spending his time fishing, baking, and gardening.

Surviving family include his children, Merri Hettinger, Kathy Morimanno, Maggie Jones, Bert Ponder, Ann Schible, Terry Goldey, Charlie K. Miner, Jr., Patty Miner; several grandchildren...

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DELORES ANN WRIGHT, 78

DELORES ANN WRIGHT, 78, of Fort Wayne, passed away, Friday, September 9, 2016 at her home. She was born August 28, 1938 in Fort Wayne to the late Ernest and Gertrude (Tielker) Erxleben. She worked as a secretary at Allen Bradley, which later became Rockwell Automation.

She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are her children, Kathy (Don) Wiseman of Huntertown and Gary (Debbie) Wright of Fort Wayne; step children Steve (Connie) Wright and Theresa (Dale)...

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WILMA (KOEHLER) GIORDANO, age 95, passed away, August 16, 2016, at Kingston Residence in Fort Wayne. Wilma was born April 25, 1921, in Wabash County, daughter of Harmon P. Koehler and Anna (Cullers) Koehler. Wilma graduated from Lagro High School in Wabash County in 1938. She married Joseph J. Giordano August 11, 1948 in Marion. Wilma and Joseph were both hairdressers and owned businesses in Fort Wayne for over 40 years.

She was preceded in death by husband Joseph and son Gregory; five...

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ANN E. STARK, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Woodview HealthCare. Born in Defiance, Ohio, on May 31, 1923 to John Albert Deindoerfer and Mary Patterson Lodge Deindoerfer. Ann was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, John, and her beloved daughter Sally.

Ann graduated as Valedictorian of Defiance High School and attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, majoring in Elementary Education.

Ann worked for St. Therese School, South Calhoun School, Western Girl and Kelly Girl...

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JEAN M. KENLINE, R.N, B.S, M.P.A, C.N.A, 83

JEAN M. KENLINE, R.N, B.S, M.P.A, C.N.A, 83, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was a native and lifetime resident of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Jean graduated from South Side HS in 1951, St. Joe School of Nursing, received her Bachelors in nursing from Defiance College and her Masters in Public Administration from IPFW. Jean was the supervisor of the ICU and CCU at St. Joe Hospital for 27 years as part of her 47 years in nursing, retiring in 1999. She was...

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