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    - Beth Meyer
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LEO E. HILE SR., 81, passed away Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. Born June 7, 1936, in Fort Wayne, Leo was a son of the late Homer and Winfred Hile. He was an Army veteran and a member of American Legion Post 47 and 499, the Mizpah Shrine, and F&A Masons. Leo retired from Dana Corportion as an inspector after 41 years of service. He was a high school referee for IHSAA many years. Surviving are his children, Karen Gramling, Susan (Steven) Fitton, Lisa (Greg) Pyne, Donna (Doug Swygart) Haller, and Matt (Heidi) Hile; 23 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson. Leo was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Hile, in 2017; son, Leo Hile Jr.; four siblings, and a great-great-grandson. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road, with viewing one hour prior to service. Viewing also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Preferred memorials to or Heartland Hospice. www.covingtonmemorial.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 11, 2018
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