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.

JOSEPHINE B. ADAMS, 96

JOSEPHINE B. ADAMS, 96, of Avilla, has gone to be with her Lord and Savior on Good Friday, March 29, 2013. She was born December 13, 1916 in Auburn, Indiana, the daughter of the late John Wesley and Lizzie Lottie (Cornell) Smith. She was proud to be a homemaker and a compassionate Christian who loved the Lord. She was a member of Liberty Mills Church of the Nazarene, was an avid reader, and was a great listener; always willing to give excellent advice.

She enjoyed spending time with her...

Read more...

SHARON ROSE "ROSIE" KIERMAIER, 73, of Fort Wayne, passed away Monday, April 8, 2013 at Lutheran Hospital. She was born August 26, 1939 in Fort Wayne, the daughter of the late Glen E. and Mae G. (Johnson) Kumfer.

She retired in 1998 from General Electric.

Surviving are her children, Kimberly (David) Riesen of Churubusco and James (Chris) Kiermaier of Fort Wayne; siblings, Larry (Linda) Kumfer of Tocsin, Carolyn (Gary) Parker of Churubusco, Linda Bledsoe of New Haven, Connie (Butch) Adams of...

Read more...

DELORIS M. (FRAZIER) CANTRELL, 86

DELORIS M. (FRAZIER) CANTRELL, 86, of Fort Wayne passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Markle Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on February 11, 1927 in Fort Wayne to the late Paul and Frances (Tulley) Frazier. She married Lee R. Cantrell, Jr. on August 1, 1945. She was a waitress for the Hobby House and ACME Bar and retired from Lincoln National Corporation, after 11 years, in 1990. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning, and growing flowers.

Ms. Cantrell is survived by her children...

Read more...

JAMES E. FOREMAN, 91

JAMES E. FOREMAN, 91, of Fort Wayne, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2013 with his loving family by his side. Born in Decatur, Indiana on January 26, 1922, he was the son of the late Charles and Bertha Foreman. James was a WWII veteran, a retiree from Howard Sobers Transport, a devoted member of the 1st Baptist Church of New Haven, and an all-around great father, husband, and friend.

Surviving are daughter, Gloria Trice; sons, Samuel (Debbie) Foreman, Michael (Joni) Foreman, and Gary...

Read more...

LORETTA G. CRIST, 82

LORETTA G. CRIST, 82, of Fort Wayne, went to be with her Lord in Heaven Tuesday, March 12, 2013 while residing at Coventry Meadows. She was born May 3, 1930 in New Hope, Arkansas, the daughter of Claude and Mary Belle (Collin) Smith. She was a homemaker and also retired from Sears Telemarketing. She had a deep faith in her Lord and Savior and was a member of North Highlands Church of Christ along with being an active member of the Dorcus Circle. She loved and enjoyed spending time with her...

Read more...

MARIAN M. WHITSEL, 84,

MARIAN M. WHITSEL, 84, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Riverbend Healthcare in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was born on June 25, 1928 in Schenectady, New York to the late Wayne E. and Viola (Dicus) McKibben. She married Gilbert Whitsel on November 26, 1948. Mrs. Whitsel was a homemaker and co-owner/operator of Whitsel Landscaping. She was a member of Liquid Church.

She is survived by her children, Randy (Mary Beth Carey) Whitsel of Columbus Junction, Iowa, Tim (Dr. Carol) Whitsel of...

Read more...

Free E-mail Subscription

Receive the latest Waynedale News by e-mail every issue!
* Means Required Field

First Name *

Last Name

Email *

Phone Number
(Cell Phone Texts)

Zip-Code *