Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Lorraine Leary of Fort Wayne; daughter, Cathryn (Tom Knupp) Hood of Columbia City; grandson, Michael T. Becraft of Fort Wayne; granddaughter, Michele L. Becraft of Churubusco; great-granddaughter, Fiona J. Nelson of Churubusco; sister, Virginia Moore of Machenesy Park, IL.; and many nieces and nephews that live in and around Rockford, IL.
Visitation is from 2-5 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road.
Memorials may be made to Parkview Hospice or Cancer Service of N.E. Indiana. To sign the online guestbook, go to www.mccombandsons.com.