Obituaries: August 16-22, 2017 Edition

| August 16, 2017
PEGGY MARIE BOYD, 60, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

PEGGY MARIE BOYD, 60, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

CATHERINE A. GLENN, 57, departed this life Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017.

CATHERINE A. GLENN, 57, departed this life Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017.

EDMONIA (DANCE) FRYE BROOKS

EDMONIA (DANCE) FRYE BROOKS

EDMONIA (DANCE) FRYE BROOKS, 108, died Thursday, August 3, 2017. Born in 1909 in Richmond, Va. Survivors, daughter, Edna Metoyer and granddaughter, Gail Morris, both of Fort Wayne; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren,; and two great-great-great grandchildren. Funeral service was Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 at Ceruti’s Banquet & Event Center, 6601 Innovation Blvd, Fort Wayne (IN 46818), with mausoleum entombment at Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to the League for the Blind & Disabled. Arrangements were by Northern Indiana Funeral Care of Fort Wayne.

CATHERINE BYRD, 83, passed away on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at Lutheran Hospital.

CATHERINE BYRD, 83, passed away on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at Lutheran Hospital.

DOROTHY "JEAN" WOODS, 72, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 at her home.

DOROTHY “JEAN” WOODS, 72, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 at her home.

ROBERT L. TAYLOR, 48, passed away Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017 at I. U. Methodist Hospital.

ROBERT L. TAYLOR, 48, passed away Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017 at I. U. Methodist Hospital.

OLLIE M. DAVISON, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017.

OLLIE M. DAVISON, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017.

ARMISTICE PHILLIPS, 90, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017.

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