He is survived by his wife, Judith; sons, David (Angie) and Douglas (Lisa) both of Fort Wayne; daughters, Deb (Bruce) Lane of Churubusco, Kathy (Dave) Markley and Diane Prater both of Fort Wayne; 19 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and brothers, Richard (Mary Eve) of Brighton, Mich.; and Ronald of Fla. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Helen; and a grandson.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Thursday, November 15, 2012, at St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church, 1502 E. Wallen Road with calling one hour prior. Calling was also from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at D. O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road with a Vigil at 3:30 p.m.
Memorials are to American Diabetes Association, Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana or to the church. To sign the online guestbook, please go to www.mccombandsons.com.