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.

Louis Pastorik, Sr., 82. Died Tuesday, December 3, 2002 at Parkview Hospital. A native of Tatabanya, Hungary he was a supervisor for Levin & Sons. He retired in 1986. He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Nagy, who passed away December 12, 1996.

He is survived by a daughter Elizabeth Pasztorik Klug, Fort Wayne; a son Louis F. Pasztorik, Jr., New Haven; 5 Grandchildren, and 6 Great Grandchildren.

Services were held Friday, December 6 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals with...

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E. Margaret Harz, 90, died Wednesday, November 6, 2002 at Englewood Health & Rehab. A native of Germany, she was a bookkeeper at Jensen Cabinet Company for 12 years and retired in 1976. She was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church and a Fort Wayne Sports Club Charter Member.

She is survived by her husband Kurt F. Harz, Fort Wayne; sons Howard Harz, Fort Wayne; Richard Harz, Ishpeming, Michigan; 4 Grandchildren, and 7 Great Grandchildren.

Private family services were held with burial in...

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Melvin A. Springer, 92, died Tuesday, November 12, 2002 at Ossian Health & Rehab. A native of Allen County, he worked in receiving for International Harvester for 35 years and retired in 1971. He was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church and Union Local 57. He was a WWII Army Veteran. He is preceded in death by his wife Alvena L. Springer who passed away April 1, 2002.

He is survived by son Stephen R. Springer, Syracuse, Indiana; brothers Arnold W. Springer, Fort Wayne; Homer Springer, Fort...

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Catherine G. Sontchi, 87, died Monday, November 11, 2002 at Lutheran Hospital. A native of Jackson, Michigan, she was an auditor for Stillmans Department Store for 10 years. She was a member of Christ's United Methodist Church in Roanoke, Indiana. She enjoyed quilting, crafts and bridge. She is preceded in death by her husband George G. Sontchi who passed away December, 28, 1995 and by brothers Kenneth Bryan, Robert Bryan, Forest Bryan and Eugene Bryan.

She is survived by daughter Shirley...

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Louisa F. Johnson, 93, died Saturday, November 2, 2002 at Brenham, Texas. A native of Leo, Indiana, she was a lifetime resident and homemaker in Fort Wayne. She was the daughter of Orange Fredrick and May Murphy. She was preceded in death by her husband Leland F. Johnson who passed away in 1997. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Delta Gamma Sorority and Tri Kappa Sorority. She is survived by a son Thomas F. Johnson, New Ulm, Texas.

Services were held at Klaehn, Fahl, and Melton...

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Van Buren Perrine, 86, died Monday, November 11, 2002 at St. Joe Hospital. He was a self-employed salesman and retired in 1982. He was an Army WWII Veteran. He is preceded in death by wife Audrey Doreen (Andrews) who passed away in 1993. He is the son of Joseph Perrine and Ruth Lucy (Parker).

He is survived by daughters Vanette Dylan, Wolcottville, Indiana; Ruth Orr, Columbia City; sons Michael Perrine, Littleton, Colorado; Richard Perrine, Seabrook Island, South Carolina; Van Perrine...

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