Waynedale Obituaries


STEPHEN MICHAEL “BIG MIKE” GRESHAM, 58, of Fort Wayne, died Sunday, October 22, 2006, at Hospice Home. He was born December 30, 1947, in Logansport, Indiana. He was a truck driver and a member of American Legion Post 241. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Surviving are wife, Jane Gresham of Fort Wayne; son, Stephen (Andrea) Jones of Marion; daughters, Yulunda (Darrell) Schuler of Feesburg, Ohio and Keela (Robert) Fritz of Georgetown, Ohio; stepson, Jonathan Porter of Chicago, Illinois; brothers, Odest T. Gresham of Edon, Ohio, Dan Gresham of Rockford, Illinois and John R. Gresham of Fort Wayne; sisters, Etta K. Scott of Fort Wayne, Elaine Barnhardt of Auburn, Dianna Gresham of Fort Wayne and Odetta “Rachel” Saylor of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Stephanie, Andrew and Damien Jones, Angel Lynn Brock and Donovan and Payton Fritz.

Service was Wednesday, October 25 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne. Burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery.

Memorials to Associated Churches Food Bank or Donors Choice.

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