Max E. Metzger, 73

Max Eugene Metzger, 73, died Monday, Dec. 14, 2015. 

He was born March 5, 1942 in Wabash County, IN to the late Howard F. and Mable I. Metzger.  Max and his wife owned Metzger Farm  Drainage.  He enjoyed Model Railroading, and was a member of Tri-State Locomotive Club and a member of N.M.R.A.

Surviving are his children, Benjamin (Sue) Metzger, Daniel (Carmen) Metzger, Martha (Jeremy) Hamblin, 5 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-granddaughter, sisters, Edith (Paul) Whitesell, Carolyn Metzger, Mariann (Fred) Riddle.  Max was preceded in death by his wife of 48 years Alleyne, who died December 10, 2015, a sister, Joanna Metzger, and a great-great-grandson  

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday Dec. 21, 2015, at Covington Memorial Funeral Home 8408 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior to service.  There is also calling 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015 at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens.  Preferred memorials are to the Wounded Warrior Project. 

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Posted on 2015 Dec 16