DELORES "DEE" RATHGABER

  • "Very sorry for your loss, Scott. May your Mom rest in peace."
    - Julio and Maribel Bird
  • "I'm so sorry for your loss Bill & family. Dee's beautiful..."
    - Bobby Voirol
  • "Our family joins the Deister Co. family and all family and..."
    - Rick Coats
  • "I am so sorry to hear of Dees passing. Such a beautiful..."
    - Vicki Hertenstein
  • "May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of..."
    - Dick and Rose Henry
Service Information
Midwest Funeral Home & Cremation Society
4602 Newaygo Road
Fort Wayne, IN
46808
(260)-496-9600
Calling hours
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Messiah Lutheran Church
7211 Stellhorn Road
Fort Wayne, IN
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Celebration of Life
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019
11:00 AM
Messiah Lutheran Church
7211 Stellhorn Road
Fort Wayne, IN
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Obituary

DELORES "DEE" RATHGABER, 86, of New Haven, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at her home. She was retired from Deister Machine. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary 330 and Navy Club Ship 245. Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Bill; her children, Rod Engle, Stu (Rita) Engle, Scott (Mary) Rathgaber, and Jane (Kevin) Zurbrugg; she enjoyed her nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sister. Celebration of Life is 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 7211 Stellhorn Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Pastor Tim Graham officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Messiah Lutheran Church or Heartland Hospice. Arrangements by Midwest Funeral Home & Cremation Society.
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 7, 2019
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