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“Judy and Family,Your mom had such a presence in your family. I know she leaves a big hole in your hearts. But what a beautiful legacy she leaves in...Read More »
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“Jim & Beth, I was sorry to hear of the passing of Jim's Gramma. May you find peace knowing she has gone home to be with our Lord. ”
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Barbara J. Pook-Knox of Fort Wayne formally a long time resident of South Whitley peacefully passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018. She was born June 24, 1924 in Kokomo, IN to the late Harry and Mildred (Heath) Adams. During WWII she worked for the Civil Service at Fort Knox, KY and Camp Campbell during the time her husband was in service. Barbara worked 31 1/2 years as a secretary and purchasing agent at Dana Weatherhead in Columbia City retiring in 1994. A 20 year member of Delta Theta Tau Sorority before becoming a member at large. She was also a member of St. Marks Lutheran Church of Butler. Barbara married Glen Pook on December 17, 1941, he preceded in death in January of 1974. She went on to marry Glenn H. Knox on June 5, 1989, he preceded in death in October 2006. She is survived by her daughter, Judy (Steve) Kincaid of Fort Wayne; grandsons, Tony (Heather) Kincaid and James (Beth) Kincaid; great grandchildren, Cody, Rochelle, Abigail, Brittney, Caleb and Emma Kincaid; step son, Rod (Barbara) Knox; step daughter, Ann Lynn (John) Kluska; step grandchildren, Annette and Matthew Knox, Glynn Marie, Layne and Hayley Kluska and brothers, Richard (Carolyn) Adams and Larry (Patricia) Adams. Barbara was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother and will truly be missed by all whose lives she touched. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 1:30 PM at DO McComb and Sons Funeral Home 1320 E. Dupont Road Fort Wayne, IN with Pastor Mike Kjergaard officiating. Burial to follow at Cleveland Cemetery, South Whitley, IN. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Tuesday from 11:30 AM until time of service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control 3020 Hillegas Road Fort Wayne, IN 46808.