BARBARA J. ROYER, 68, of Ossian, passed away at Coventry Meadows on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Born Oct. 3, 1950 in Kokomo, she was the daughter of the late George and Louise Baldwin. She was a 1968 graduate of Kokomo High School and a U.S. Navy veteran. She had worked in customer service at Guardian Photo for 13 years and then PHD for 17 years. She retired from Ossian Deli after 10 years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. One of her favorite pastimes was watching game shows and assembling jigsaw puzzles. Surviving are her husband, Walter Royer of Ossian; children, Tara Burkhart and Chad (Misty) Shirar, both of Fort Wayne; brother, Pat (Lori) Baldwin of Wisconsin; grandchildren, Alisa, Sha, Caleb, Canaan, Kynsley, Carter, and Cason; and brother-in-law, Fred (Karen) Royer of Decatur. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Jim Baldwin; and son-in-law, Donny Burkhart. Memorial Service is noon Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian (IN 46777) with visitation one hour prior. Visitation also from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Stroke Association
or Heartland Hospice. To leave condolences visit www.elzey-patterson-rodak.com
Published by Fort Wayne Newspapers on Oct. 21, 2018.