MELVIN E. "MEL" WATHEN

Obituary
7 entries
  • "Dave, Lori, and Wathen Family, We are so sorry to learn..."
    - Robert and Pam Goedde
  • "Dave and family, We are sorry to hear of the loss of your..."
    - Dave & Barb Gifford
  • "Dave Our thoughts are with you in this difficult time....."
  • "Dave, Dan, Doug and Aunt Lois, we are just heartbroken over..."
    - Mike & Kathy (Hart) Bolch
  • "Many cherished memories to reflect on during these..."
    - Nancy Gougarty
The Guest Book is expired.

MELVIN E. "MEL" WATHEN, 86, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at his home in Fort Wayne. He was born in Evansville, Ind., Nov. 24, 1927 a son of the late Henry Allen and Lillian Laur-ene (nee Merrient) Wathen. Melvin worked as a Truck Driver with Montgomery Ward and a member of the Teamsters. He married Lois Ann (nee Hart) Wathen, who survives, on Nov. 10, 1951; also surviving are his sons, Dave (Lori) of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Dan of Fort Wayne, and Doug (Mandy Kachur) of Ann Arbor, Mich.; brother, Jim of Port Charles, Fla.; two grandchildren; three great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brother, Fr. Ambrose; and sister, Anna-May Lewis. Visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, Ind.

logo
Funeral Home
D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes - Covington Knolls
8325 Covington Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 426-9494
Funeral Home Details
Send Flowers
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 24, 2014
Funeral Home Details