William (Bill) F. Langmeyer

  • Died: October 5, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Lakeside Park

1140 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family


William "Bill" F. Langmeyer, 91, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Mr. Langmeyer was born on March 12, 1928 in Fort Wayne, IN to Franklin and Stephanie (Kortokrax) Langmeyer. He graduated from Elmhurst High School in 1946. On March 26, 1949, he married Ruth Holocher at Emmaus Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne. Bill served as a Fort Wayne Firefighter for 21 years. During his time as a firefighter, he also helped with the founding of Firefighter's Credit Union. Bill also was employed at Nowak Williams Supply Company in Fort Wayne. He loved tending to his garden and keeping a well-manicured lawn. Bill enjoyed fishing, woodworking, bird watching and bird feeding. He was very proud of his grandchildren and loved following all of their achievements and events. Survivors include his children; Leslie Ryan Langmeyer, Vicki Arthur, and Lisa (Craig) Masters, grandchildren; Uriah Langmeyer, Christopher (Nicole) Langmeyer, Susannah Arthur, Philip (Hannah) Arthur, Hope Arthur, Clara Masters, and Chase (Carrie Luke) Masters, 4 great-grandchildren, and a sister, Patricia Stiffler. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, spouse, and 5 other siblings. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 4-8pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805. Funeral service will be held on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11am with calling one hour prior from 10am-11am at Bethany Lutheran Church, 2435 Engle Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46809. Burial will take place at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Bethany Lutheran Church and or Little River Wetlands Project. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.domccombandsons.com.