EDNA MAE CHELF, 63, of Fort Wayne, passed on Thursday, April 26, 2012, at St. Joe Hospital. Born in Knoxville, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late James and Creetie Tinnel. She was a wonderful homemaker and devoted wife. She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Mike; sons, Gerald (Jo Eva) Yoquelet of Indianapolis, Dale Yoquelet of Fort Wayne and Waylon (Tracey) Zollinger of Fairmount; daughter, Dawn (Jim) Collette of Fort Wayne; brother, Bill Tinnel of Fort Wayne; sisters, Barbara (Chuck) Jacobson of Fort Wayne and Linda (Phil) Mitchell of Knoxville, Tenn; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild due this fall. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 3 to 5 to 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest at Covington Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Apr. 29, 2012