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“So very sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving God by reading his word, and find comfort in the hope he gives us all : of seeing...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Chet, Jen, Jeff, Rhonda, Jim, Sonya, Connie and all of little Elsie Mabel's family, I send love and condolences. Sorry, I missed the services. I just...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Margaret Belcher - Fort Wayne, IN

“Just want you to know that my thoughts and prays are with you and your wife. YOU were always there for me. A child is hard to lose but just remember...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jerry Brunkhart - Yoder, IN

“Sorry Chet and Jen. Our prayers are with you and your family. What a beautiful little girl- pure love. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Molly and Devon Davis - IN

“So terribly sorry for the loss of your sweet girl. We are all thinking of you ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Chad & Christelle Snyder - IN

“She is so beautiful, Chet and Jen. Elsie's precious picture makes me ache to be back in the NICU at Lutheran, which are still my favorite years as a...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Jessica (Reith) Filutze - IN

“My thoughts and prayers to your family at this time ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Dan Baldauf - Brownsburg, IN

“Dear sweet and beautiful Elsie,I am so lucky to have been able to meet you and see you in person! To have met you and know your family is to love you...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Bradtmueller (Thieme) - IN

“You are in my thoughts and prayers. Deepest sympathy on the passing of your precious Angel, Elsie. Alicia Maydwell. (Tokheim) ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Alicia Maydwell - Ft Wayne, IN

“I just have no words for Chet and Jen all her dear siblings Harrison, Olivia,Lily, Kendall and Davis GGs loves you and praying too. Our Little Elsie...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Sonja Burch - Grandparent

“Sweet Beautiful Elsie Mable ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: elise burch - fort wayne, IN

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. May God keep you in his arms ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy Jacob - Fort wayne, IN

“Elsie, your Davis cousins loved seeing your pictures and Mom's excited stories from her visits. You are our sweet guardian angel, we love you so much! ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: The Davis Family - Fort Wayne, IN

“my heart breaks for you and your family... Harold Kline ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Harold Kline - Garrett, IN

Elsie Mabel Burch was called to Heaven on July 16th at 1:38 am.
Elsie joined our beautiful world far earlier than expected but quickly showed all those that knew her how strong and full of life and love she was. Elsie was a warrior princess always doing more than the nurses and doctors thought she should. In her short lifetime of 47 days Elsie Mabel brought more love and happiness to her friends and family than most due in an entire lifetime. Her eyes told you stories and filled you with love and happiness.
Elsie loved music and voices especially her daddy's. She was the center of her brother and sisters universe and they loved her so very much.
Elsie was a vibrant little soul that touched all those who were blessed enough to know her. To know Elsie was to know pure love. Until we meet again my love....
Surviving are her mommy and daddy; Chet and Jen, Sisters, Olivia, Lily and Kendall, brothers, Harrison and Davis. Grandparents; Rhonda and Jeff Burch, Connie and Fred Campbell, Tony Boneff and Peggy Lee. Great Grandparents, Dorothy Boneff, Sonya and Jim Burch, Jean and Don Leffers, Jim and Bonnie Deetz. Godparents, David Boneff and Tori Schoore. Aunts, Betsy Merrifield, Ashton and Natalie Boneff, Tori Schoore, Nicole Burch, Shannon Ponko, Tori Brown, Lauri Merkel and Theresa Geiselman. Great aunts, Candy, Tina and Jeri Boneff, Dona Quandt, Dianna Glandon, Linda Tonkel, Bonnie Parquette, Sharon Tallent, Dawn Leffers, Peggy Leffers, Eddie Ryder, Angie and Denise Deetz. Uncles, David Boneff, Andrew and Derek Burch, Todd Brown, Skylar and Michael Campbell, Matt Ponko, and Andrew Merkel. Great Uncles, Jim Quandt, Matt and Roy Boneff, Tom Tonkel, Kelly Glandon, Greg and Mike Ryder, Matt and Tim Leffers, Larry Tallent, Brad and Ryan Deetz. And countless cousins.
Funeral service is 5:00 pm, July 19, 2018 at - D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with Logan Parrish officiating. Calling at - D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road Thursday, July 19, 2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
Memorial donations may be directed to Lutheran Hope House or Erin's House.
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