Wayne Renicker, 80

Wayne E. Renicker, 80, North Manchester, passed away at 4 a.m. on Saturday, April 13 at his residence.

He was born June 28, 1932 in Wabash County to Elmer and Frances (Wray) Renicker. He served in the U.S. Navy in Korea, and was a member of the Living Hope Church, Akron. Wayne married Donna Hopkins on Jan. 16, 1954. He retired from Strauss Feed Mill, North Manchester, after 26 years.

He is survived by his wife, Donna Hopkins; two sons, Rodney (Phyllis) Renicker, Modesto, Cali. And Wade (Jill) Renicker, Tipp City, Ohio; a daughter, Terry (James) Metzger, North Manchester,  12 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by this parents.

Services will be held Wednesday, April 17 at 10 a.m. at West Manchester Old German Baptist Brethren Church, New Conference, with Pastor Dan Smith and Pastor Dwight Wagoner officiating. Burial will follow at Old German Baptist Brethren Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Heart of Compassion International Ministries, Inc., 6796 W 1400 N, Silver Lake, IN 46982.

Arrangements are entrusted to McKee Mortuary, North Manchester.

Condolences may be emailed to mckeemortuary.com.

Posted on 2013 Apr 15