Hubert John (Bud) Steinbacher

  • Died: May 11, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Covington Knolls

8325 Covington Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Hubert John "Bud" Steinbacher, 91, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 at Parkview Hospital Randallia in Fort Wayne. Born in Chicago, IL, Bud worked as a union electrician through Local 305 and with GE for 27 years. He served honorably in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Waynedale Masonic Lodge and Shriner. Bud enjoyed working on his small farm in Whitley County and was an avid golfer. He liked to hike and camp and enjoyed watching Peyton Manning, the Chicago Bears, and IU Basketball. Surviving are his sons, Joe (Deb) Steinbacher of Columbia City, Kurt (Cheryl) Steinbacher of Westminster, MD, and Ed H. Steinbacher of Columbia City, IN; six grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and his sister, Carolyn (Don) Lahrman of Fort Wayne. Bud was preceded in death by wife, Betty M Steinbacher in 2016; father, Hubert John Steinbacher, Sr.; mother, Mildred Steinbacher; daughter-in-law, Linda Steinbacher; and sister, Marjorie Wherry. Service is 7:00 pm, Wednesay, May 16, 2018 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with Pastor David Mitchell officiating. Calling at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Memorials may be made to the Whitley County Humane Society. To sign the online guest book, go to


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JUST found out about Bud. Just wanted to extend my sympathy to my other family members. Even though we have not seen each other for a long time know that my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by lary steinbacher - pleasant lake, IN   May 22, 2018

Kurt, Eddie, Joe,
I was surprised to hear of your father's passing. He was always very robust for someone his age. I know he was slowing down some, but I think he was lost without your mom .He truly was devoted to her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Karen and John Western

Posted by Karen Western - Columbia City, IN - Family   May 15, 2018

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