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“Krissi and family, my heart is breaking over your loss. Sending love and strength as you face each day. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Clara Masters - BEACON, NY

“Great Professional, wonderful lady, life well lived. Rest In Peace ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Linda & Alan Richards - IN

“Dear Barb, Your journey is complete. I am sure that you are enjoying your reunion with Dawn and Randy. Dawn was my track running buddy at Concordia...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Erica Taylor - Fort Wayne, IN

“Linda, Keeping you close in thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Nancy Robbins - St. Louis, MO

“Cindy, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Just remember when you feel like you CAN'T go any further, just know that the strength...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Victoria Edwards - Fort Wayne, IN

“My Dear Mama #2, I know you are in the arms of Dawn, Randy & Alexis as well as your wonderful friend whom you've missed so much. You have longed to...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Tina (Warner) Shull - Fort Wayne, IN

“Linda, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this at this time of sadness. Love you my Sista girl. Willa& Jeff ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Willa Thomas - Fort Wayne, IN

“Cindy, my condolences to you & your family; as you mourn the loss of your mom. You have your mom's beautiful smile! Please know that your friends &...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Ethel Billingsley - Fort Wayne, IN

Barbara Jean Carpino Williams, 81, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 29, 2017 in Battle Creek. Born in Fort Wayne, IN, Barbara worked at Magnavox for 20 years and as a nurse with Parkview Hospital retiring in 2002. She also worked at Macy's and Kohl's, after retirement. She enjoyed jazz music, gardening, cooking and going to the casinos. Barbara was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching football, tennis and basketball. Her passion was spending time with her family and lifelong friends. She was a member of Compassionate Friends in Fort Wayne, Surviving are her children, Linda (Dan Replogle) Farrer. Cynthia (Derrick) Moore, Krissi Williams, John (Julia) Chapman, Vince (Renee) Williams all of Fort Wayne, IN; grandchildren, Tiffany Chapman, Ericka Farrer, Natalie Williams, Randon Moore, Nic and Austin Chapman, Jordan "JoJo" and former husband Henry Chapman. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Dominic and Martha F Carpino, daughter, Dawn R Chapman, son, Randall A Chapman, and a granddaughter, Alexis Farrer, son in law Bill Farrer and former husband Charles F Williams, long time friend, jazz musician, Bob Green. Service is 1:30 pm, Thursday August 3, 2017 at- D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue with calling one hour prior. Calling also Wednesday, August 2, 2017, from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made for her grandson, Jordan in care of Linda Farrer. To sign the online guest book, go to