Andrew Lester, 62, died Nov. 29. He was born Jan. 17, 1952. He was married to Marilyn Pennington; she survives.
He is also survived by four sons, three brothers, four sisters, seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and three sisters.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 4 at 11 a.m. at McKee Mortuary, with visitation Wednesday, Dec. 3 from 4-8 p.m. at McKee Mortuary.
Shirley Ann Hipsher, 83, Wabash, died at 8:45 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 30, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born Oct. 17, 1931 in Roann, to Matthew and Emma (Shillinger) Baber.
Yvonna "Kay" Winkler, 60, Wabash, died at 5:37 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 29, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. She was born June 14, 1954 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Wade and Margie (Crouch) Young.
Cathlyn (Cathy) Wade, 92, died Nov. 19. She was born in 1922. She was married to Lawrence Wade; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by two children, three grandchildren and six great, great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at Timbercrest Chapel, 2201 East Street, North Manchester at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service.
Billie Jo Gray Titus, 85, Wabash, died at 1:38 p.m., Friday, Nov. 28, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born April 14, 1929 in Cromwell, Okla. to Connie Foley Ashmore, Sr. and Daisy (Worley) Ashmore Taylor.
Mary Elizabeth Slinker, 72, formerly of California, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 23, at her home in Converse. She was born to the late Rudolph Gale and Emma Berniece (Mettler) Courtney on March 21, 1942 in Vevay.
Allen H. “Bud” Sailors, a lifetime resident of LaFontaine, passed away on his 91st birthday at 7:05 a.m. on Nov. 24, at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center, LaFontaine. He was born to the late Russell and Mary K. (Hunt) Sailors on Nov. 24, 1923 in LaFontaine.
Karl Francis Merritt, 76, North Manchester, died Sunday, Nov. 23. He was born Sept. 18, 1938 in Huntington, to Herschel and Mary Ellen (Burkhart) Merritt.