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.


DOROTHY JOAN FRITZE, 84, of Fort Wayne passed away, Friday, June 5, 2015 at Hospice Home. She was born January 3, 1931 in Fort Wayne to the late Bert Byron and Marie (Hegerfeld) DePue. She was a homemaker along with working in sales at J. C. Penney until 1979.

She was a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church and a Lioness member of the Waynedale Lions Club.

Surviving are her daughters, Linda (Chuck) Heintzelman and Karen (Mike) Cazzell, both of Fort Wayne; brother, Bert B. DePue, Jr. of North...

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RAYMOND “RAY” HOUT, 87, of Fort Wayne, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Riverbend Health Care. He was born October 22, 1927 in Robinson, Illinois to the late Willie R. Hout and Clara M. (Gaddis) Reardon. He worked most of his life as a truck driver and then worked 10 years in food service at the V. A. Hospital. He was an Army Veteran.

Surviving are his wife, Marsha Hout of Fort Wayne; step daughter, Shari Jean Carmichael of Leo; five additional step children; half-brother, Monte P...

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GLENN J. CROWL, 96, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015. Born November 5, 1918 in Wells County, Indiana, he was the only child of the late Homer and Grace Crowl. Being hard times during the Depression, Glenn learned the value of money early – by the time he graduated from the eighth grade he had already begun what was to become his life long career, a coin-operated amusement machine operator. He purchased his first mechanical table-top pinball machine when he was 14 years old, in 1932. With the...

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PATRICK "LEE" DAVIS, 84, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015. Born in Springfield, Ohio, Patrick was a store manager and pharmacist with Walgreens for 35 years, retiring in 1992. He was an avid golfer and member of Brookwood Golf Club for over 55 years.

Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Joan R. Davis of Fort Wayne; daughter, Patty (Tony) Landon of Fort Wayne; brothers, Tom Davis of Turkey Lake, and Jerry Davis of Churubusco; and granddaughters, Danielle and Nichole Landon.

Patrick was...

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NORMA JEAN (LEE) BRADNER, 84, passed away Thursday, March 12, 2015 at St. Anne Home surrounded by her daughters. She was born July 30, 1930 in Tiffin, OH. She retired from Sears auditing department in 1986.

Surviving are her daughters, Kristine (Mike) Lamborne, Sandra (Don) Avey, and Lee (Dave) Shields, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years James Bradner.


GLEN EDWARD GREAF, 89, of Fort Wayne, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born December 14, 1925, in Portland, Indiana, he was a son of the late Forest and Maggie (Baldauf) Greaf. He retired after 33 years from Sears and Roebuck Company and then established the Greaf Insurance Agency in which he operated for eight years. He was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church since 1954, a Boy Scout leader of Troop #346, and was a member of American Legion...

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