BETTY L. SCHWENK, 75, of Auburn, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at DeKalb Health, Auburn. Born July 17, 1937, in Garrett, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Wade and Versa (Hall) Moore. She served alongside her husband for 25 years in pastoral ministry. She also owned and operated Kids at Play Incorporated, Fort Wayne for over 40 years. She was a member of Lakewood Park Baptist Church. She married W. Gene Schwenk on July 1, 1961 in La Porte, Ind.; he died on Nov. 15, 2010. She is survived by two daughters and a son, Sara (Richard) Hathaway of Auburn, Sandy (Dennis) Moughler of Butler and Rev. Pat (Ruth) Schwenk of Bryan, Ohio; 10 grandchildren, Andrew Hathaway, Gregory Hathaway, William Hathaway, Elliot Moughler, Ethan Moughler, Emma Moughler, Tyler Schwenk, Bella Schwenk, Noah Schwenk, and Sophia Schwenk; a sister-in-law, Georgia Moore of Florida; and a nephew, Bill Moore of Wesley Chapel, Fla. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Sherry Schwenk; and a brother, Wade Carroll Moore. Service is 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. at Lakewood Park Baptist Church. Auburn, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at Feller & Clark Funeral Home, 1860 Center St., Auburn. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery in Fort Wayne. Memorials may be directed to Lakewood Park Deacons Fund. To send condolences visit

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 7, 2012