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.

CLIFFORD CLARE MARSHALL, 94, of Fort Wayne, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014 at his residence. He was born November 28, 1919 in Grandville, Michigan to the late William and Clara (Blake) Marshall. He worked as an owner/operator carpet installation contractor, later becoming manager of the carpet department at Wolf and Dessaur, and then later L. S. Ayres. He was a WWII Army veteran and was engaged in the battles of Normandy, Northern France, Ardennes, the Rhineland, and Central Europe. He was...

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ESTHER L. SIPE, 86

ESTHER L. SIPE, 86, of Fort Wayne, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Coventry Meadows. She was born on December 7, 1927 in Farmer, Ohio to the late EC and Grace (Sewell) Allen. She was married to the late Robert W. "Bob" Sipe for 56 years. She retired from Lincoln Life Insurance Co. as a cook and also worked as a seamstress. She was active in the Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, and PTA. She was a member of Nine Mile United Methodist Church and a 50+ year member of the Order of the Eastern Star...

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Obit-Ryan

JAMES MICHAEL RYAN, 77, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014, at his residence. Born in Fort Wayne, Mike graduated from Central Catholic High School and worked as a Photo Lithographer with Precision Litho Plate for 44 years, retiring in 2003. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Mike was a devoted husband, father, and a loyal companion to his dogs Pepe, Thunder, Panda and Riley.

He was an avid golfer at Foster Park and enjoyed other outdoor activities like yard work and working on his 1965...

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Obit-JOHNSTON-John

JOHN F. "JOHN BOY" JOHNSTON, 63, of Yoder, passed away Friday, April 25, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. He was born July 13, 1950 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, a son of the late Frederick and Virginia Johnston.

He worked as a truck driver for OmniSource and was a Navy Veteran. He enjoyed gardening, riding his Harley, and spending time at his home with family and friends.

He was a friend to all who knew him, curious beyond belief, and would do anything for you, even if he just met...

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BETTY JEAN GRANEY, 89, passed away after a brave battle with cancer. She was born on November 13, 1924 in Fort Wayne to the late Carl and Annabelle (Jones) Cox. Ms. Graney was a homemaker.

She is survived by her children, Julie Wittwer and Daniel (Rhonda) Graney; grandchildren, Kristina, William, and Tessa; and a brother, Bob Cox.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William J. Graney on September 24, 1988; two sisters; and four brothers.

A funeral service was...

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Karen-Pose

As Karen's oncologist will attest, she fought a courageous battle against the pancreatic cancer that eventually claimed her life. Now, our family wishes to thank the many members of the local community who lifted her throughout her seventeen-month fight.

Your cards, phone calls and visits meant so much to us. Several times she had comforted friends who were near death and was rightly comforted in turn by so many. In September of 2012 (two months before her diagnosis), she received the...

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