NOAH LEROY DELAGRANGE, 87, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 surrounded by his family. He was born March 31, 1925 in Harlan, Ind. a son of the late Amos and Mary (Miller) Delagrange. He married Kanoshia Ann Witmer on May 24, 1952 in Allen County, Indiana. He was self employed and enjoyed spending time with his family, friends and neighbors around the coffee table. Surviving are his sons, Dale (Fern) Delagrange, Douglas (Vi) Delagrange, and Delbert (Sarah) Delagrange all of Spencerville; daughters, Charlotte (Mike) Chamness of Fort Wayne and Cristal (Craig) Bontrager of Grabill; 17 grandchildren; nine great-granchildren; brother, Amos Delagrange of Harlan; sister, Det Stauffer of Fort Wayne. He was preceded in death by his wife Kanoshia on Oct. 14, 2011; sisters, Lea Liechty, Rose Miller and Mary Delagrange. A Memorial Service is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 at Central Church, 5801 Schwartz Rd. Pastors Jeremy Helmuth and Don Delagrange officiating. Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at the church. A private family burial will be held. Memorials to the DeKalb Home Hospice, 1316 E. 7th St., Auburn, Ind. 46706 or Central Missions fund at Central Church. Arrangements by Carnahan-Baidinger & Walter Funeral Home, Spencerville, Ind. To view an online obituary and sign the guestbook, visit

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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 18, 2012