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.

RICKEY RICARDO FLOURNOY, 60, passed away on September 12, 2015, after a long illness. Rickey is now at rest. He was born on April 17, 1955 to the late Albert White and Frances Flournoy in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Flournoy accepted Christ at an early age and attended Antioch M.B.C. He joined the Air Force and upon his return he worked as an electrician, worked at General Motors and then in construction.

Rickey leaves behind a devoted wife, Pataliena Geimer-Flournoy of Fort Wayne; four sons...

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MARY KATHRYN BURNAU, 82

MARY KATHRYN BURNAU, 82, of Fort Wayne, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital. She was born November 29, 1932 in Wells County, IN to the late Herman and Dorothy (Bender) Raber. She worked as a homemaker in addition to having worked as a travel agent for Encore Travel. She was a member of Waynedale United Methodist Church and the Aboite Little Turtle Women’s Club. She volunteered at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo and Fox Island. She was also known to many as Katy the...

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SHIRLEY K. HENRY, 90

SHIRLEY K. HENRY, 90, of Fort Wayne, passed away Monday, September 7, 2015 at Hamilton House. She was born May 22, 1925 in Pennsylvania to the late Carl and Kathryn (Gimber) Schray. She worked as a homemaker, a pastor’s wife, and then later served as church secretary.

Surviving are her children, Janice (Bill) Koenig of Grabill and J. Paul Henry of Santa Cruz, California; grandsons, Mason and Nolan Koenig; and sisters, Jean Brown and Janet Zenkert.

She was also preceded in death by her...

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ROBERT E. KOOP, 67

ROBERT E. KOOP, 67, of Fort Wayne, died on Saturday, July 4, 2015, 5:15pm at Hospice Home. Born in Wausau, Wisconsin, he lived most of his life in Fort Wayne. He was a self-employed handyman. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in the Vietnam War and a member of American Legion Post #241.

Surviving are, his life partner, Frances R. Krantz of Fort Wayne; one daughter, Angel Cooper of Fort Wayne; one brother, Kevin Wittwer, Roanoke, Indiana; three sisters, Leontine Callahan, Roanoke, Darlene...

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Obit Simon

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.

She was an active member...

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