Waynedale Obituaries

The latest obituaries of Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana residents can be found here as well as wake, visitation and burial information. Feel free to share your condolences as a comment.

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ROSIE DOVE SIMON, 77, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Hospice Home. She was born December 5, 1937 in Thomkinson, Kentucky to the late Lacy and Audie (Burgess) Davis. She worked as the secretary, treasurer, and bookkeeper for Simon Body Shop. She enjoyed gardening, trips to Florida, and summers at the Lake. She was a devoted wife and mother that loved spending time with her family. She will be greatly missed by all.

Surviving are her husband, Alex L. Simon of Ossian...

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DORIS J HILLE, 89, passed away July 31, 2015 at 8:40am at home with her 4 daughters by her side. She was the daughter of the late Prentice L and Velma (Lackey) Wearly.

She married the love of her life, Glenn B. Hille on May 20, 1951 in Huntington, Indiana. Doris was a graduate of Huntington High School and the Methodist School of Nursing in Indianapolis, IN. She retired as an RN from Lutheran Hospital in 1986. Floating for many years and retiring from the 7th floor.

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JERRY W. MOORE, 72, of Hoagland, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, August 2, 2015 at Adams Memorial Hospital, Decatur, Indiana. Born in Winchester, Indiana, Jerry graduated from Union City High School (Indiana) and proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1960-1963.
He will be remembered as a man who appreciated good food, good friends and good times.

He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Leona “Lee” (Freiburger) Moore; son, Bryan (Beth) Moore of Columbus, Ohio; daughter, Michelle (Matthew)...

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JANE AVERY, 62

JANE AVERY, 62, passed away peacefully at home on the morning of Friday, July 17, 2015, after an unexpected 8 month struggle with brain cancer.

She is survived by her loving husband Bill Hoover; daughters Elizabeth Mannir, Mo (Josh) Jeffrey, and Allison Avery; her “Moroccan son” Hicham Mannir; and dear friend Christopher Snider. She is also survived by her brother Bob Avery (Kendallville) and family; brother Tom Avery (Rockford) and family; and sister Mary Sue McFarland (Indianapolis), as well...

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KEVIN LEE DEPUE, 59, formerly of Fort Wayne, passed away Monday, July 13, 2015 at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, after a long illness. He was born November 7, 1955 in Fort Wayne to Bert B. and Ina Lu (Clevenger) DePue. He graduated from Elmhurst High School and worked for many years as the Manager of VIP Services at the Marriott Hotel in Fort Wayne. Over the years he met hundreds of celebrities and five presidents.

Surviving are his father, Bert of North Webster; wife, Karen...

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DAVID H. LAUER, 83, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Fort Wayne, David retired from the Indiana Air National Guard after 36 years of service in 1986 earning the rank of Master Sergeant. He was activated and sent to France for 10 months during the Berlin Crisis. David was a classic car and airplane enthusiast. He enjoyed playing piano, listening to Big Band Music, and spending time with his family. His joking and funny sense of humor will be missed...

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