MICHAEL E. "SKIP" DEITSCHEL, 67, of Fort Wayne, died on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at his residence. Born July 19, 1946, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of the late Edward Deitschel and Eileen (Junk). He served in the Navy and worked for MPI. Surviving are his wife, Deborah Deitschel of Fort Wayne; daughters, Stacey (Chris) Delamarter, Tammy (Glenn) Rayburn and Jamey (Corey) Baker; son, Pete Hoy Sr.; daughter, Karey (Kenny) Zywicki; son, Billy (Lexi) Rogers; sisters, Rhonda Freimuth and Deborah Liddy Philp; seven nieces and nephews; and 20 grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Laurie Dahl. Private service. Memorials to the family. Arrangements by C.M. Sloan & Sons Funeral Home, 1327 N. Wells St.