Obituaries

Obituaries: December 16-22 Edition

Obituaries: December 16-22 Edition

| December 16, 2015

Thurman Richard “Ricky” Rogers was born Nov. 7, 1958 in Richmond, Ind., and departed this life on Dec. 1, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Ricky was born to Bertha Bennett and Ezra Rogers in Richmond, Ind. He moved to Fort Wayne in 1967. He attended Smart Elementary, Weiser Park Middle, graduated from Wayne […]

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Obituaries: December 9-15 Edition

Obituaries: December 9-15 Edition

| December 9, 2015

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Obituaries: December 2-8 Edition

Obituaries: December 2-8 Edition

| December 2, 2015

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Obituaries:  Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Edition

Obituaries:  Nov. 25-Dec. 1 Edition

| November 25, 2015

Alma Ruth Porter, 51, of Fort Wayne, died Monday, Nov. 2, 2015. Ludell Wims-Reid-Cratic, died on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, at Lutheran Life Villages.

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Obituaries: November 18-24 Edition

Obituaries: November 18-24 Edition

| November 18, 2015

Linda Carol Woods, 57, of Fort Wayne, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2015.

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Obituaries: November 11-17 Edition

Obituaries: November 11-17 Edition

| November 11, 2015

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Obituaries: October 28-November 3 Edition

Obituaries: October 28-November 3 Edition

| October 28, 2015

Robert Lee “Bobby” Dixie,54, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Fort Wayne, Bobby graduated from Elmhurst High School and earned a Leadership certificate from Cornerstone Christian Bible College. He was a faithful member of Cathedral of Praise Ministries and Church where he served as a […]

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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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