MICHAEL T. EGTS, 63, of Fort Wayne, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 23, 2016, surrounded by family. He was born November 30, 1952, in Fort Wayne, a son of Clarence Egts and Concetta (Talarico) Egts.
He was a Realtor for 40 plus years with ReMax Results. For 37 years he followed his true passion of being a football coach at Bishop Luers High School. During this time he became a member of the Indiana Football Coaches Association. He attended St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.
“He lived his life with Faith, Family and Football.”
Surviving are his wife, Marilyn Egts; two sons, Ryan (Fiance’ Chelsea) Egts and Brent (Katie) Egts; daughter, Emilie (Fiance’ Brent) Egts; five siblings, Rita Kinniry, Ted Egts, Vincenta (Keith) Oyer, David (Karen) Egts and Geralyn (Kent) Hagenbush all of Fort Wayne; multiple nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Elaine Herber.
Mass of Christian Burial was 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, with calling one hour prior. Visitation also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Winchester Road Chapel, with the Rosary at 8 p.m. Burial at Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Bishop Luers High School Football program and Cancer Services of N.E. Indiana. For online condolences, visit www.klaehnfahlmelton.com.
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