Obituaries

Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

| December 20, 2013

The Summit City lost one of the police pioneers when Willie Ware, 74, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 in Indianapolis with family by his side.

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Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

| December 18, 2013

Deacon Arthur “Buddy” Essex Sr., entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at his home. “We are grateful for the life of this amazing servant of God.” Born Sept. 15, 1931, he was the first born of 13 and a son of Deacon Isaac and Mother […]

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Obituaries: Dec. 11 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 11 edition

| December 12, 2013

Demetrius Lamar Masterson departed on Nov. 24, 2013. Services were Tuesday, Dece. 3, 2013 at Haven Missionary Church with calling burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Arrangements were by Carmichael Funeral Service.   Willie James Hunter, 78, of Fort Wayne, passed on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. He was born Nov. 12, 1935, in Chattanooga, Ten. Willie was […]

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Obituaries: Dec. 4 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 4 edition

| December 6, 2013

Immacula Dugue, 68, of Fort Wayne, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at 12 p.m. at her residence. She was born April 8, 1945 in Haiti the daughter of Jule Julien and Anatile Thele-maque. Immacula is survived by her children, Marc-Elie (DeAnna) Dugue, Ronald (Jorn Pinnock) Julien, Ben (Catherine) Rouyes, Gilbert Pierreval, Marie Jenie (Jude) […]

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Obituaries: Nov. 20 edition

Obituaries: Nov. 20 edition

| November 21, 2013

Bettie Louise (Babb) Williams, 69, passed away on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Bettie graduated from Central High School in 1962. She moved to Omaha, Neb., to attend Omaha University where she met and married Terrance Williams. They relocated back to Fort, Wayne in 1968. Bettie enjoyed working as a nursery school teacher. She also worked […]

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Obituaries: Nov. 13 edition

Obituaries: Nov. 13 edition

| November 14, 2013

Sgt. Alicia A. Bradley, 50, passed away on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in Indianapolis. She was a graduate of Wayne High School and a United States Army retiree. She was currently employed by the Social Security Administration. Surviving are her mother, Mary Allison; daughters, Shannon and Shira Kazee; brothers, Curtis Baker and Carl Kazee; sisters, […]

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Obituaries: Nov. 6 edition

Obituaries: Nov. 6 edition

| November 6, 2013

• Kyla Monee Burton • Major Lewis Calmes • Verna Elizabeth Howard • John H. Tucker Jr.

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Obituaries: Oct. 30 edition

Obituaries: Oct. 30 edition

| October 29, 2013

• Brenzel Willie Bryant • Will A Cecil • Kawanna DeSha Kyles • Nicky Robinson Sr. • Lillie Mae Warren • Maggie A. Wright

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Entrepreneur, philanthropist Dick Freeland crosses over

| October 29, 2013

FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s most well-known champions passed away last week. Dick Freeland, 76, was called home by the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, with his family by his side. He was chairman of the board of Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne Inc. Born March 16, 1937, in Nevada, Mo., he was a […]

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Obituaries: Oct. 23 edition

Obituaries: Oct. 23 edition

| October 22, 2013

Ricardo Marquette Hood, 33, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. He was born December 29, 1979, in Birmingham, Ala. Surviving are his son, Anthony Hood; daughter, Nikiah Hood; mother, Brenda (Bishop E.C.) Haywood; brother, Clinton Hood III; sister, Ashanti Hood all of Fort Wayne; and a host of other relatives and […]

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