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“My name is Cindy and I was Barb's hair stylist for many years. Barb will be missed. To her family I am sorry for your loss.Cindy ”
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Barbara J. Mackey, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 86, passed away Friday September 28, 2018, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. She was born in Lowell, Indiana to the late Leo and Ruth (Turner) Dierks. She retired from Lincoln Financial Group in 1992 after 37 years of service. She married James C. Mackey, August 6, 1955, who preceded her in death in 1991. Surviving are her sisters Dee Wagner, Columbus, OH and Deborah A. Thompson of Cornelius, NC; brother, James R. Dierks of Tallahassee, FL; 7 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brother, Paul D. Dierks; sister Mary Jane Dierks; and nephew Scot Wagner. Funeral service will be 1:30 pm Friday, D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home 1140 Lake Ave Ft Wayne, Indiana with calling from 11:30 am until the service time. Burial Greenlawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the Cancer Society. To sign the online guestbook please go to