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1 of 2 | Posted by: Julie Potts - Fort Wayne, IN

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2 of 2 | Posted by: Norm & Carla (VanOsdale) Schlemmer Schlemmer - IN

Donald Raymond VanOsdale, Sr., 91, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on August 15, 2019. He was born on November 22, 1927 in Fort Wayne, IN, the third son of Ralph W. and Ruth (Brudy) VanOsdale.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a business owner and retired mechanic. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge, VFW, American Legion, and Emmanuel Lutheran Church.
Surviving relatives include one brother, William (Pat) VanOsdale; five grandchildren, Thomas, Brian, Brandon, Seth VanOsdale, and Lisa Hollister; ten great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Freda (Gill); one son, Donald Raymond VanOsdale, Jr., two brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Homes, 1140 Lake Ave, Fort Wayne, IN. Burial will follow at Lindenwood Cemetery in Ft. Wayne. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Monday, August 19, 2019 at the funeral home and one hour prior to services on Tuesday. Memorial contributions to Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Online guest book at