Places

  • Fort Wayne is also known as: Allen County / Fort Wayne city and Ft.Wayne,In.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Tom Henry, who took office January 1st, 2008.

  • Fort Wayne tourist attractions include: Embassy Theatre, Allen County Courthouse, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne Old City Hall Building, and Johnny Appleseed Festival.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: DaMarcus Beasley (football player), Jenna Fischer (actor and television producer), Rod Woodson (american football player and coach), Bernard Pollard (american football player), Trai Essex (american football player), Jason Fabini (american football player), and Drake Hogestyn (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Wayndale News, The Journal Gazette, and The News-Sentinel.

  • Fort Wayne is home to the following sports teams: Fort Wayne Komets.

History

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Fort Wayne was named after General "Mad" Anthony Wayne. Created in 1794 as a trading site for European settlers

It the 1800's it was nicknamed the "Summit city" for its location on the canal. It is also known as the "City of Churches" as it became a meeting ground for Catholics, Episcopalians, and Lutherans.

The official website for the city of Fort Wayne is http://www.cityoffortwayne.org/.

There are currently 25 funeral home listings for the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Looking for Fort Wayne cemeteries?

Fort Wayne Obituaries

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on April 24th, 2016 that Andris Apsitis perished in Portage, Michigan.  Apsitis was 63 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Andris's life.

It was noted on April 17th, 2016 that Theodore E "Ted" Jones passed away in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Jones was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Theodore E "Ted"'s life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on April 16th, 2016 that John Lawrence Schnieders died in Venice, Florida.  Schnieders was 78 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Lawrence's life.

It was written by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on April 14th, 2016 that Ted J Logan passed on in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Logan was 84 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ted J's life.

It was revealed on April 14th, 2016 that Allen J "Joe" Fisher passed away in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Fisher was 78 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Allen J "Joe"'s life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on April 4th, 2016 that Scott Andrew Rev Christensen perished in Pekin, Illinois.  Christensen was 58 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Scott Andrew Rev's life.

It was written on March 20th, 2016 that Muriel A miss Chamberlain passed on in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Chamberlain was 84 years old and was born in Long Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Muriel A miss's life.

It was revealed by The Californian on March 18th, 2016 that Robert A Hattersley passed away in Salinas, California.  Hattersley was 93 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert A's life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on March 10th, 2016 that Marshall W Meyer passed on in Cedar, Michigan.  Meyer was 79 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marshall W's life.

It was written by The Daily Herald on March 8th, 2016 that Judith Ann Barker passed away in Geneva, Illinois.  Barker was 72 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Judith Ann's life.

All Funeral Homes in Fort Wayne

Catholic Cemetery

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has entrusted to the Catholic Cemetery Association of Fort Wayne, Inc. the burial and entombment of its members and the care of its Catholic Cemetery in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Our Mission...

DE Money Grimes Funeral Home

The Circle of Care best states our philosophy. It is our goal that each family we serve feels as though they are a part of our family and that the decisions made are treated with respect and dignity to best celebrate the life of their loved one....

Hart Funeral Home

The McElhaney - Hart Funeral Home was originally established in 1870 by Marion B. Stultz. In 1930, the W. R. Briggs Family purchased the business. In 1939, the Briggs Family purchased the Taylor-Zent Home and moved the business to its current...

McComb Dilgard & Cline Funeral Home

In 1925, there were already 27 funeral homes in the Fort Wayne community when D.O. McComb & Sons came to be. These other funeral homes served mainly a particular church and had their own niche in the community.The founder, D.O. McComb, was well...

Zwick & Jahn Funeral Homes

One of the oldest family owned funeral homes in Indiana, Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home can trace its roots to April 10, 1899 when William H. Zwick bought an interest in the Auten & Gay Undertaking and Furniture Store in Decatur. This started a...

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Advantage Funeral & Cremation
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Carmichael Family Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Carmichael Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Catholic Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Cm Sloan & Sons
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Concordia Cemetery Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Covington Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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DO Mc Comb & Sons Funeral Hms
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
DO Mc Comb & Sons Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Ellis Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Greenlawn Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Highland Park Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Hm
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Klaehn Fahl & Melton Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Lindenwood Cemetery Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Micheaux Fuenral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Midwest Funeral Home and Cremation Society
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Midwest Funeral Home and Cremation Society
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Mungovan & Sons Memorial Chapell
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Northeast Indiana Cremation
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Pickett Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
Prairie Grove Cemetery Association
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Tom Mungovan Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185
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Williams Mortuary Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Fort Wayne, WA 98185

Fort Wayne Funeral Home News

People: Rapper Lil Wayne released from prison
Lil Wayne was freed from jail Thursday after serving eight months ... His spokeswoman, Jo-Ann Geffen, told TMZ he took a pain pill and was tired from attending a funeral, but insists he was not drunk. That must've been some pain pill. 1605: The "Gunpowder ...
http://www.mercurynews.com/entertainment/ci_16525649

Kern soldier killed in Afghanistan was new father
Land was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky. He knew there was a reason he was there, said close family friend Wayne Johnson. He said it was better to ...
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39950972

Funeral set for fallen Hopatcong soldier Sgt. Michael D. Kirspel Jr.
HOPATCONG A funeral will be held Saturday for Sgt ... right out of high school and most recently was assigned to the 10th Mountain Division out of Fort Drum, N.Y. He previously had been assigned to the 101st Airborne Division, Ft. Campbell, Ky.
http://www.dailyrecord.com/article/20101104/COMMUNITIES/101103095/Funeral-service-for-fallen-Hopatcong-soldier-planned-for-Saturday

IPFW student killed in crash
Brotemarkle was on his way home from work at GameStop in Fort Wayne when the crash occurred ... Piggott said the family will make arrangements with a funeral home today.
http://www.journalgazette.net/article/20101106/LOCAL07/311069935/0/FRONTPAGE

Update: One seriously hurt in crash
The driver of the passenger car was airlifted to Parkview Fort Wayne with possible head trauma ... BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. (AP) The funeral Mass has begun for a Notre Dame student killed when a tower from which he was filming football practice toppled over ...
http://goshennews.com/local/x104124675/Update-One-seriously-hurt-in-crash

Child dies in tragic accident
Two-year-old Lilly May Mowen-Byrt, who lived in Fort Wayne, Ind., with her grandparents, was in town for the funeral when the accident occurred. As a family member was backing into Maurines yard, the little girl darted into the path of the vehicle.
http://www.middlesborodailynews.com/view/full_story/10046870/article-Child-dies-in-tragic-accident-?instance=secondary_news_left_column

Midwest Funeral Home - Fort Wayne, Indiana
Midwest Funeral Home will orchestrate any level of memorial service for your loved one. ... our funeral home and chapel located at 4602 Newaygo Road in Fort Wayne, Indiana: ...
http://www.midwestfuneralhome.com/

Fort Wayne Funeral Homes and funeral services in Indiana
Listing all funeral homes in Fort Wayne, Indiana so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
http://www.imortuary.com/funeral-homes/indiana/fort-wayne.php

Carmichael Funeral Service : Fort Wayne , Indiana (IN)
Carmichael Funeral Service is the Premier Facility in the downtown Fort Wayne area. ... Carmichael Funeral Service serving the Indiana area since 1993 ...
http://carmichaelfuneralservice.com/

Cremation Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana) - Siler Funeral Services
Siler Funeral Services provides funeral and cremation services to Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana). Call 260-447-5948 for quotes.
http://www.silerfuneralservice.net/

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http://www.americantowns.com/in/fortwayne/yp/funeral-homes

FORT WAYNE NEWSPAPERS OBITUARIES: Complete listing of Fort ...
Greater Fort Wayne death notices from the Fort Wayne Newspapers and other Indiana death notice sources. Explore life stories, offer tributes/condolences, send flowers ...
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/fortwayne/