Thomas G. Harber, 80, died Thursday, May 23, 2002 at his Yoder residence. A native of Fort Wayne he retired in 1984 after 43 years from General Electric as an Expeditor. He was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church, St. Aloysius Holy Name Society, and Retiree’s #901 at General Electric. He was preceded in death by sister Agatha Gibson and Great Grandson Clayton Benedetti.
He is survived by wife Mary G. Harber, Yoder; Daughters Rosemary Colderbank, Fort Wayne; Barbara Marshall, Yoder; Jennie Baggott, Fort Wayne; Elizabeth Zartman, Yoder; Joan Jacobs, Fort Wayne; Catherine Leonard, Fort Wayne; Jeannine Moore, Leo; sons Edward Harber, Fort Wayne; Bernard Harber, Ossian; sisters Evelyn Hunter, Fort Wayne; Rita Leeuw, Fort Wayne; Myra Nichter, Fort Wayne; Esther Hinen, Huntington; Mary Holthaus, Huntington; 22 Grandchildren; 9 Great Grandchildren; and 1 Step Great Grandchild.
Mass was held at St. Aloysius Catholic Church on Tuesday, May 28, 2002 with burial in St. Aloysius Catholic Church Cemetery. Memorials to St. Aloysius Catholic Church Building Fund or Masses. Information furnished by Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals.