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“Gary, Shane, and Stacie. We are so terribly sorry that we could not be at the funeral since Cindy had an appointnent at the U of M HTN department on...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Gregg & Cindy Arnold - MI

“So very sorry for your loss. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: John and Marty Segyde - IN

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“Gary, Shane and Stacie, You all have my deepest sympathy. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Deb was too young and such a very nice person. You...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Jeffrey Burgette - Burlington, KY

Deborah Jo Arnold Pickett, 69, of Fort Wayne died Tuesday at home.
This Fort Wayne native was a graduate of North Side High School of 1966. She was former employee at Lincoln National Life Insurance Co. and ran a home day care service for over 30 years. She volunteered for the American Heart Association. She was a tireless homemaker, loving mother and grandmother, and support to all her family. She was one to ride the river with.
Surviving are her husband, Gary L. Pickett; a son, Shane A. (Amanda) Pickett of Fort Wayne; a daughter, Stacie M. Horton of Fort Wayne; a brother, Greg Arnold; a sister, Judy Stokes; and five grandchildren (Alexander, Samuel, Madison, Rachael and Nathaniel). Proceeding her in death were her parents, Don and Maxine (Darrow) Arnold, siblings Marsha Banks, Patricia Pribbernow , and Terry Arnold.
Services are at 2 pm on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 6606 Maplecrest Road, with calling from12 to 2PM. Burial is at Eel River Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are gifts to Riley's Children's Hospital, Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, and American Heart Association. D.O. McComb & Son Lakeside Park Funeral Home is entrusted with these arrangements. To sign the online guest book go to