Places

  • Suburbs of Fort Wayne: Business Reply, Diplomat, Diplomat Plaza, Ft Wayne, Hazelwood, Maples, Poe, Southtown, Southtown Mall, Waynedale.

  • 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 November 3rd, 2016.

  • Zip codes in the city: 46801, 46802, 46803, 46804, 46805, 46806, 46807, 46808, 46809, 46814, 46815, 46816, 46818, 46819, 46825, 46835, 46845, 46850, 46851, 46852, 46853, 46854, 46855, 46856, 46857, 46858, 46859, 46860, 46861, 46862, 46863, 46864, 46865, 46866, 46867, 46868, 46869, 46885, 46895, 46896, 46897, 46898, 46899.

  • Allen County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

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

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

Fort Wayne is a city in the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Allen County. Located in northeastern Indiana, the city is 18 miles (29 km) west of the Ohio border and 50 miles (80 km) south of the Michigan border. With an estimated population of 258,522 in 2014, Fort Wayne is the 77th most populous city in the United States and the second largest in Indiana. It is the principal city of the Fort Wayne metropolitan area, consisting of Allen, Wells, and Whitley counties, a combined population of 419,453 as of 2011. In addition to the three core counties, the combined statistical area (CSA) includes Adams, DeKalb, Huntington, Noble, and Steuben counties, with an estimated population of 615,077.Under the direction of American Revolutionary War statesman Anthony Wayne, the United States Army built Fort Wayne last in a series of forts near the Miami tribe village of Kekionga in 1794. Named in Wayne's honor, the settlement established itself at the confluence of the St. Joseph River, St. Marys River, and Maumee River as a trading post for European pioneers. The village was platted in 1823 and experienced tremendous growth after completion of the Wabash and Erie Canal and advent of the railroad. Once a booming manufacturing town located in the Rust Belt, Fort Wayne's economy is based upon distribution, transportation and logistics, healthcare, professional and business services, leisure and hospitality, and financial services. The city is a center for the defense industry which employs thousands.Fort Wayne was an All-America City Award recipient in 1982, 1998, and 2009. The city also received an Outstanding Achievement City Livability Award by the U.S. Conference of Mayors in 1999.

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 31 funeral home listings for the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Looking for Fort Wayne cemeteries?

Fort Wayne Obituaries

It was disclosed on May 17th, 2016 that Marilyn Elaine Headford (Stemmler) perished in Troy, Ohio.  Ms. Headford was 81 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marilyn Elaine's life.

It was noted on May 17th, 2016 that Marilyn Elaine Headford (Stemmler) perished in Troy, Ohio.  Ms. Headford was 81 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marilyn Elaine's life.

It was revealed 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 sorrow and honor Andris's life.

It was written on April 17th, 2016 that Theodore E "Ted" Jones died 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 share your condolences and honor John Lawrence's life.

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

It was written on April 14th, 2016 that Allen J "Joe" Fisher passed away in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Fisher was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow 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 noted on March 20th, 2016 that Muriel A miss Chamberlain died 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 disclosed by The Californian on March 18th, 2016 that Robert A Hattersley died in Salinas, California.  Hattersley was 93 years old and was born in Fort Wayne, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert A's life.

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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....

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...

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...

Hite Funeral Home

Hite Funeral Home has been a fixture in the community of Kendallville since 1949. Throughout the years the Hite family has had the privilege of serving families in Noble County and all of Northern Indiana. This long heritage of passionate and...

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Advantage Funeral & Cremation
2403 E Wallen Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
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Carmichael Family Service
2121 Kerrigans Way
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Carmichael Funeral Service
831 E Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
Catholic Cemetery
3500 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Cm Sloan & Sons
1327 N Wells St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Concordia Cemetery Gardens
5300 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Covington Memorial Gardens
8408 Covington Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
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DO Mc Comb & Sons Funeral Hms
6301 Fairfield Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
DO Mc Comb & Sons Funeral Homes
1140 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
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Ellis Funeral Home
1021 E Lewis St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral
6810 Old Trail Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
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Greenlawn Memorial Park
6600 Covington Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
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Highland Park Cemetery
2403 E Wallen Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Hm
6131 Saint Joe Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46854
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Klaehn Fahl & Melton Funeral Homes
420 W Wayne St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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Lindenwood Cemetery Incorporated
2324 W Main St
Fort Wayne, IN 46857
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Micheaux Fuenral Home
1338 Eliza St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
Midwest Funeral Home and Cremation Society
4602 Newaygo Rd
Fort Wayne , IN 46802
Midwest Funeral Home and Cremation Society
4602 Newaygo Rd
Fort Wayne , IN 46802
Mungovan & Sons Memorial Chapell
2114 S Calhoun St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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Northeast Indiana Cremation
2120 Autumn Lake Pl
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
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Pickett Funeral Service
1628 E Pontiac St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
Prairie Grove Cemetery Association
6312 Old Trail Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
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Tom Mungovan Funeral Home
2221 S Calhoun St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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Williams Mortuary Service
2414 Strathmore St
Fort Wayne, IN 46850

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Bailey-Love Mortuary
35 W Park Dr
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Berhalter Hutchins Funeral Home Incorporated
222 S State St
Kendallville, IN 46755
Brazzell Funeral Home
530 N Main St
Avilla, IN 46710
Brazzell Funeral Homes
209 E Main St
Albion, IN 46701
Brown Funeral Home Incorporated
706 N Main St
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Butler Glancy Funeral Home
203 N Matilda St
Warren, IN 46792
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Carnahan-Baidinger & Walter
6992 State Road 1
Spencerville, IN 46788
Christian Union Cemetery
4466 County Road 7
Garrett, IN 46738
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DE Money Grimes Funeral Home
600 Country Side Dr
Columbia City, IN 46725
David Funeral Home
1292 W Drake Rd
Kendallville, IN 46755
Deal Rice Funeral Home
240 Crestwood Dr
Roanoke, IN 46783
Decatur Cemetery Association
1824 W Monroe St
Decatur, IN 46733
Demoney Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home
116 S Line St
Columbia City, IN 46725
Dooley Funeral Home
202 W River St
Antwerp, OH 45813
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E Harper & Son Funeral Home
740 State Road 930 E
New Haven, IN 46774
Elzey Patterson Rodak Funeral
120 W Mill St
Ossian, IN 46777
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Feller & Clark Funeral Home
1860 Center St
Auburn, IN 46706
Feller Funeral Home
875 S Wayne St
Waterloo, IN 46793
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Gearhart Mack & Jurczyk Funeral Home
655 N Main St
Convoy, OH 45832
Goodwin Memorial Chapel
3220 E State Road 124
Bluffton, IN 46766
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Haggard & Sefton Funeral Home
225 Adams St
Decatur, IN 46733
Hart Funeral Home
715 N Jefferson St
Huntington, IN 46750
Hite Funeral Home
403 S Main St
Kendallville, IN 46755
Hockemeyer Funeral Home
17629 State Road 37
Harlan, IN 46743
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Johnson Funeral Home
212 N Broadway St
Butler, IN 46721
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Lake View Cemetery
1061 Riley Rd
Kendallville, IN 46755
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MT Hope Cemetery
1700 W Park Dr
Huntington, IN 46750
McComb Dilgard & Cline Funeral Home
502 N Main St
Auburn, IN 46706
Miller Funeral Home
208 N Maple St
South Whitley, IN 46787
Myers Funeral Home
415 N Lee St
Huntington, IN 46750
Myers Funeral Home
2901 Guilford St
Huntington, IN 46750
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Northern Gases & Supplies Incorporated
1426 S State Road 13
Pierceton, IN 46562
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Oak Lawn Cemetery Association
701 S Jefferson St
Ossian, IN 46777
Odd Fellow Cemetery
1109 Hartzell Rd
New Haven, IN 46774
Orr Funeral Home
206 N Main St
Churubusco, IN 46898
Orr Funeral Home
110 E Jefferson St
Albion, IN 46701
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Roanoke Funeral Chapel
338 E Washington St
Huntington, IN 46750
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Sheets Funeral Home
206 N Main St
Churubusco, IN 46898
Slade Funeral Home
206 S Main St
Payne, OH 45880
Smith & Sons Funeral Homes Incorporated
207 N Main St
Columbia City, IN 46725
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Thomas Funeral Home
1277 County Road 56
Garrett, IN 46738
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Woodlawn Cemetery Association
1605 Center St
Auburn, IN 46706
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Young Funeral H
312 E Diamond St
Kendallville, IN 46755
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Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home
111 S Water St
Monroeville, IN 46773
Zwick & Jahn Funeral Homes
520 N 2nd St
Decatur, IN 46733

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: ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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