Tag: obituaries

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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Civil rights activist Blondean Sims crosses over at 74

Civil rights activist Blondean Sims crosses over at 74

| November 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The city lost an often unsung civil rights champion and visionary with the passing of Blondean Sims. Sims, 74, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 29  at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Born in Birmingham, Ala., she moved to Fort Wayne with her family at age five. Sims confessed Christ a young girl and was baptized at […]

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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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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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