EDWARD C. PELZ JR., 86, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. Born in Fort Wayne, Edward was an engineer with Internatio nal Harvester for 40 years, retiring in 1987. He was a member of Grabill Missionary Church, Fort Wayne Model Airplane Association; and was a World War II Navy veteran. Surviving are his wife, Phyllis Morken-Pelz of Grabill; sons, Steven Pelz of Catawba, Ohio, Rev. David (Margie) Pelz of Spencerville and Kevin (Candy) Pelz of Wawasee; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucille Pelz; brother, Robert; and sister, Maxine. Service is 2 p.m. Saturday at Promise Lutheran Church, 7323 Schwartz Road, with calling from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Burial in Leo Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Grabill Missionary Church. Arrangement by D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.mccombandsons.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 11, 2013