DeKalb County Indiana Obituary
Contributed by Judy Richter
The Auburn, IN Evening Star August 10, 1974
Howard Fike, 79, 816 N. VanBuren
St., died at 7 a.m. today in DeKalb Memorial Hospital. He had been
ill a short time.
Mr. Fike was the son of William and Ella (Sowers)
Fike. On Dec. 20, 1921 he married Ruth Christlieb. She survives.
He was a retired janitor with the DeSoto School
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Bill Van
Dousen, Wawaka, and Mrs. Milton Latta, Auburn; two sons, Glen and Wayne,
both of Fort Wayne; one brother, Arthur of Corunna; 18 grandchildren and
four great-grandchildren. Three brothers and one daughter preceeded
him in death.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in
the Dilgard and Cline Funeral Home with Rev. Caroll McNutt, pastor of the
Indian Village Church of God, officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview
Friend may call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. Sunday.