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“So sorry to see that your mom and dad passed away, our family has good memories of your mom and dad at Brumbaugh's grocery store when we were little....Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: becky vaughn - fort wayne, IN

“You are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 21 | Posted by: Linda (Branning) Lake - Fremont, IN

“Betty was a wonderful lady and she raised a great family. She will be missed by everyone who had the pleasure to know her. God Bless. ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Mike Keesler - Fort Wayne, IN

“Betty will be missed. We stopped at the restaurant to see her. Please accept our sincere condolences. ”
4 of 21 | Posted by: Richard Magnuson - Albion, IN

“While eating lunch today at Chick-fil-A I was taken back to the memories of hearing grandmas laughter during her lunch with her family she loved and...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Arni Placencia - Auburn, IN

“Betty will be missed by all of the Arcola and Chick-fil-A Community. So many great memories of Betty and Paul through the years! Loved her wonderful...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Debbie Frazier - Fort Wayne, IN

“My sympathy to your family. your mother was a very sweet lady. Janne Buesching ”
7 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathy to the family. We have lots of good memories of the Forker family. Kenneth was a brother-in-law. Linda Shultz ”
8 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Shultz - Albion, IN

“Susan and Sharon, we will miss our greeting hugs with this wonder lady. ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: Linda and Jim Strouse - Whitney, TX

“Susie and Sharon-Memories of your Mom and of course your Dad remain in everyone who ever grew up in and around Arcola-even as the years pasted she...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Diane Blaugh - Marshall, MI

“Susan, Sharon and families:So sorry for your loss. I have such good memories of your mother and the Arcola store. Condolences to the family...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“We express our sympathy to all of you. Betty was a wonderful person. We knew her and Paul when we lived near Arcola. We were in Lions club...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Leroy & Vivian Betts - Larwill, IN

“Truly a ray of sunshine. My condolences to her family. ”
13 of 21 | Posted by: Ann Fairfield - Fort Wayne, IN

“Thinking of you at this most difficult time; You have my deepest condolences.Many thoughts and prayers are with you as you face this very sad time.My...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Angie Fry - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sharon, Jeff, Susie and Family,Tom and I along with Grace (Blaugh) wish to convey our most heartfelt sympathy on the passing of Betty. We are unable...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Debbie Frazier - Fort Wayne, IN

“Prayers and sympathy in your time of loss. She had a true servant's heart!! ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Jonell Malcolm - Acquaintance

“Susan, Sharon and families Sorry for your lost. May the many memories bring you comfort during this difficult time. She was a great lady. ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: Shelley Gevers Lamb - Santee, SC

“A beautiful person. My sympathy to the family. ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: Craig Kaylor - Fort Wayne, IN

“A beautiful person. My sympathy to the family. ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Craig Kaylor - Fort Wayne, IN

“Memories of Mrs Brumbaugh in the Arcola store. Condolences to the family. ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Susie (Scudder) Michael - Homer, MI

“Memories of Mrs Brumbaugh in the Arcola store. Condolences to the family. ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Susie (Scudder) Michael - Homer, MI


Betty Jean Forker Brumbaugh, 89, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017. Born June 8, 1928 in Albion, IN she was the daughter of the late Oliver Forker and Faye Forker-Olinger. She graduated from Albion High School and International Business College. After marrying Paul Brumbaugh she became active in the Arcola community where they owned a grocery store. She later worked for Higgins and Swift Attorneys, John Christman Accounting, and was part owner of Brumbaugh Services a bookkeeping service. She and her late husband of 67 years enjoyed traveling in conjunction with the Lion's Club and were active in local government while he served on the Allen County Council. For the last 12 years, she has been "Grandma" at Chick-fil-A Jefferson Pointe. Surviving are her daughters, Susan Pape and Sharon (Jeffrey) Hoffman; grandchildren, Robert Warner, Jeffery (YunAh) Pape, Jennifer Pape, Andrew (Angie) Hoffman, Elizabeth (Aaron) Kelpin, Bob Pape, Mike (Tonya) Pape, and John (Joy) Pape; as well as a host of great-grandchildren. Betty was also preceded in death by her brothers; twin brother, Bill Forker, Kenneth Forker, and Paul Forker. Service is 10:00 am, Friday, September 1, 2017 at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Ave with calling one hour prior. Calling also Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Burial in Merriam Christian Chapel Cemetery of Albion, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Arcola United Methodist Church. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.