JEWELL TOMEY, 89, passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Dupont Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born in Monon, Ind., Jewell worked as a cashier with First Stop for four years, retiring in 2007. She also worked at Montgomery Wards for 10 years; Belmont as department manager for 10 years; and Keltsch Pharmacy for 10 years. She loved the outdoors, playing golf, and spending time with her friends. Surviving are her son, James L. (Anna) Tomey of Hondo, Texas; daughter, Mary K. (Robert) Bullard of Fort Wayne; grandsons, James L. (Mary) Tomey II and Vance B. (Brenda) Tomey; four great-grandchildren; special nieces, Debbie, Linda and Sharon; special great nephew, Mikey; special neighbors for over 50 years, Clifford (Bonnie) George of Fort Wayne; and her beloved dog, Dori. She was preceded in death by her parents, James Umphrey and Mary J. Broughman; husband, Byron Tomey; three brothers; and four sisters. Service is 11 a.m. Monday, April 7, 2014, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 7211 Stellhorn Road, with calling one hour prior. The Rev. Dr. C. James Cress officiating. Calling also from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2014, at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. Burial in Concordia Cemetery Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Allen County Humane Shelter or Messiah Lutheran Church. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.domccombandsons.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Apr. 2, 2014