MICHAEL CASEY LEADBETTER, 39, of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at home. He is survived by his father, Michael J. Leadbetter of Fort Wayne; mother and step-father, Susan and James Perl of Albion; birth mother, Victoria Leitch of Oklahoma; brother, Tom Leadbetter of Fort Wayne; stepbrother, Joe Perl of Fort Wayne; stepsister, Mona Perl of Fort Wayne; son, Amery Tinney of Fort Wayne; children, Amber Teusch, Joseph Leadbetter and Dash Leadbetter, all at home; and their mother, JoEllen Teusch of Fort Wayne. Memorial service is 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at St. Andrew's Church, 2712 New Haven Ave. Preferred memorials are to the family.

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Dec. 15, 2012