Obituaries

Obituaries: October 21-27 Edition

Obituaries: October 21-27 Edition

| October 21, 2015

Katie Marie Jackson, 64, departed this life on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, in Fort Wayne. Katie was born Feb. 1, 1951, in New Orleans, La. She was the daughter of the late Willie Jackson and Virginia Minor Jackson. She was baptized at an early age by Reverend J.J. Butler at St. Mary B.C. She was […]

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Former Deputy Chief of Police Henry ‘Hank’ Sanders crosses over at 77

Former Deputy Chief of Police Henry ‘Hank’ Sanders crosses over at 77

| October 16, 2015

LAS VEGAS—One of Fort Wayne’s most well-known and community oriented police officials crossed over recently. Former Fort Wayne Police Department Deputy Chief Henry “Hank” Sanders passed away at home in Las Vegas at the age of 77. Sanders enjoyed a notable career in the police department, joining the law enforcement agency as a patrolman and […]

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Well-known musician, Thomas ‘Socrates’ Brown crosses over at 71|

Well-known musician, Thomas ‘Socrates’ Brown crosses over at 71|

| October 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s most versatile musicians made his transition recently. Thomas “Socrates” Brown, 71, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Born in Fort Wayne, Brown was one a family of talented and well-known area family of musicians, which includes his brothers Ted, Donald “Don,” Richard “Dick” and James “Jim as well as nephews […]

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Obituaries: October 14-20 Edition

Obituaries: October 14-20 Edition

| October 14, 2015

Larry “Donnell” Harvey, 51, of Fort Wayne, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, at his home. Born in Fort Wayne, Larry worked at the Fort Wayne State Development Center for many years. He was a member of Blackhawk Ministries. Larry was an avid Chicago Bears fan. He also […]

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Obituaries: September 30-October 6, 2015 Edition

Obituaries: September 30-October 6, 2015 Edition

| September 30, 2015

Winston Summerville, 86, passed away Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at Coventry Meadows LLC in Fort Wayne. Born in Columbus, Miss., Aug. 6, 1929, he retired from the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by 13 children; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Colvin of Columbus, Miss.; special niece Hilda Williams of Fort Wayne; and a […]

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Obituaries: September 23-29 Edition

Obituaries: September 23-29 Edition

| September 23, 2015

Louis A. Ganaway Jr., 71, formerly of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, in West Virginia.

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Obituaries: September 16-22 Edition

Obituaries: September 16-22 Edition

| September 16, 2015

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Obituaries: September 2-8 Edition

Obituaries: September 2-8 Edition

| September 2, 2015

Jimmie Lee Morrison, 66, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.

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Obituaries: Aug. 26-Sept. 1 Edition

Obituaries: Aug. 26-Sept. 1 Edition

| August 26, 2015

Roy Walker, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.

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Obituaries: August 12-18 Edition

Obituaries: August 12-18 Edition

| August 12, 2015

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