CHARLOTTE J. BOGGESS, 92, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Cedars Nursing Home, Leo. Born in Clay City, Ind., Charlotte worked at the Fort Wayne Credit Bureau for over 22 years. She was a very active member of Christ United Methodist Church. Surviving are her sons, Edward M. (Anne) Boggess of Georgetown, Texas and Richard (Julie) Boggess of Fort Wayne; daughter, Judith L. (Bill) Garwood of Leo and Nanette R. (Bob) Schmidt of Lake Tippecanoe, Ind.; brother, Charles D. Burns of Louisville, Ky.; 12 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ray Burns and Eugenia Burns; husband, Edward Boggess; brother, James Burns; and granddaughter, Rebecca Shuster. A private service will be held. Memorials may be made to the Allen County Council on Aging, 233 W. Main St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802.


Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 15, 2013