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“r.i.p D-Thang we love you homie ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: naz schohl - Fort Wayne, IN

“Our family is so sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“Libby, Glen and family; This is something nine of you should have to be dealing with. I am so sorry. He and all of you are obviously So Loved. Still...Read More ยป
4 of 5 | Posted by: julie Miller - fort wayne, IN

“So sorry for your loss Glen. Strength and support for you and your family. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Scott Mills - Huntington, IN


Dawson "D-Thang" Edward Lothamer, 14, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at his residence. He was born on August 15, 2005 in Fort Wayne to Glen Edward and Elisabeth A. (Heingartner) Lothamer. Dawson attended Blackhawk Middle School. He was a sports enthusiast and excelled in all sports he attempted. Dawson played football, basketball, baseball, and one season did track and field all for a girl. Dawson was a boujee little kid, dressed to impress, and his hair always flowed perfectly, you knew better not to touch his hair. He loved Fortnite, his cell phone, and his shoe collection. Dawson was a ladies man and really smooth with the girls. Known as "Dennis the Menace" by his family, Dawson was very accident prone and broke several bones during his youth. Above all, Dawson was very loving, protective of his friends, family, and loved ones, and despised any degree of bullying. Survivors include his parents; Glen and Libby Lothamer, brother, Alex Lothamer, sister, Alyssa Fisher, brother/ best friend, Bryce Lothamer, grandparents; Ernest (Karen Bennett) Lothamer and Jamie (Gene) Craft, Uncle, Dan (Carol) Heingartner, Uncle, John (Norma) Heingartner, Aunt, Mary (Ed) Crothers, Uncle, Monte (Honor) Lothamer, Uncle, Phil Lothamer, Aunt, Janine (Greg) Sholeff, and many cousins. Proceeded in death by Grandfather, Robert Heingartner, Grandmother, Suzanne Heingartner and cousin, Jack Sholeff. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 2:00pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815. Following the service there will be a celebration of life at Saint Joseph United Methodist Church: 6004 Reed Road. Visitation will be held on Monday, September 9, 2019 from 2:00-8:00pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family to be distributed to various sports organizations. The family is asking if anyone had ever played on the same team as Dawson to wear their Jersey or the colors Red and White to the funeral service to commemorate the time. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.domccombandsons.com