Arthur L. Dodane, 92, died Friday, December 20, 2002 at Lutheran Hospital. He retired in 1974 from the U.S. Postal Service after 22 years as a motor vehicle driver. He was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church, VFW Post #857, and the National Federation of Postal Retirees. He was a WWII Air Force Veteran and he liked gardening and fishing.
He is survived by his wife Loretta M. Dodane, Fort Wayne; sons Jerry A. Dodane, Fort Wayne; Richard J. Dodane, Englewood, Florida; daughters Patricia Duford, Englewood, Florida; Linda Kien, Middlebury, Indiana; 9 Grandchildren, and 22 Great Grandchildren.
Prayer Vigil Service was held 3pm, Monday, December 23, 2002 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals. Services were held 7pm, Monday, December 23, 2002 at St. Therese Catholic Church with burial in Catholic Cemetery and a Committal Service was held Tuesday, December 24, 2002. Memorials to Masses of Heart Fund.