L.M. "BUD" POYSER JR., 67, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. He is survived by his wife of over 45 years, Barbara (nee. Werling); sons, Mark (Shanon) Poyser and Rick (Liz) Poyser, both of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Riley, Madison, Ethan, and Brianna; mother, Josephine Halter of Fort Wayne; and siblings, Jerry (Patty) Poyser of Angola and Sharron (Jim) Spangle of Fort Wayne. He was preceded in death by his father, Lowell Mac Poyser Sr.; and brothers, Wayne Poyser and Del Halter. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Chaplain Patricia Edwards - Holbert officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, with Navy Funeral Honors. Preferred memorials to donor's choice. For complete obituary information and online condolences, please visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 19, 2013