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1 of 15 | Posted by: Daniel Knott - Fort Wayne, IN

“My Story of when Hubert bought his first GPS. (electronic thing that helps you with directions)Note: I married his granddaughter in 1993. Throughout...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Daniel Knott - Fort Wayne, IN

“Roberta, I use to wait on you all the time at the credit union, and just recently we met at Kroger and you helped me. I just read of your loving...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Roy - Fort Wayne, IN

“Roberta and family, we have been praying for all of you and thank you for the many times our families have been together. I remember how special it...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Ron and Elaine Losher - Troy, MI

“Wth deepest sympathy...will always remember his jovial smile and personality. Will never forget his big red "snow" machine! ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Linda Briggs - Denver

“Uncle Hubert was a favorite uncle. He was happy, smiling, daring and exciting.I went to my first drive-in movie in his Pontiac Chieftain. He drove...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Joann Runkle - Kyle, TX - Family

“We share comfort in knowing he is no longer suffering.We send thoughts of sympathy and support to you as you begin your journey without him. May your...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Heike Jefferson - Toney, AL

“My dear friend, I am so sorry for your loss, but I know that he was ready to meet his Lord. I have had you in my prayers, and will continue to do...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“My heart goes out to you in this time of sorrow for your family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I wish I could pay my respects in person...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: John Federspiel - Fort Wayne, IN

“Roberta,You have our sympathy and Hubert will be missed. We always remember the big hugs that we got at church, wonderful laugh and teasing.WE are...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: judy Maxwell - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sheryl you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Wish I could be there to give hugs. Love you ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Teresa Shumate - Upton, KY

“Love you Sherry! Praying for you and your family! Wish I could be there with you! ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Retha Wilcoxson - Vine Grove, KY

“Roberta, sorry to hear about the loss of Hubber. Pam I will never forget you, praying for you also. Will try to make it on Wed. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Sue Blair Lynn - Montpelier, OH

“Hubert was a genius. He ran a business where he did plastic injection molding and would make the metal molds that the plastic would be formed in. ...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Kristopher Staller - VAIL, AZ

“Hubert was a wonderful man of integrity and love. His friendship and service to my parents will always be cherished memories. We enjoyed our...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: John and Karen Losher - Garlandd, TX

Hubert Runkle went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Born May 11, 1931 in Fulton County, Indiana, Hubert was the son of the late Hubert Thomas and Mary Runkle. He graduated from Mexico Indiana High School class of 1949. He attended Faith Baptist Church in Fort Wayne. Hubert was the owner of Precise Tooling Company, specializing in plastic mold injections. He had a strong work ethic, enjoyed a challenge and his mind allowed him to invent many things. He loved to make people laugh with his funny jokes. Hubert was full of life. He enjoyed traveling, where he visited 18 countries, and Hawaii 14 times. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and great-great-grandfather. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Roberta (McCracken) Runkle, children, Rick Runkle, Sheryl (Hans) Hess, Jim (Savannah) Runkle, Mechelle Runkle, Lisa McCoy, step-children, Pamela (Rod) Harrison, Jerry (Kathy) Murphy, Gary (Paula) Murphy; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; 13 step-great-grandchildren; and one step-great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his 10 siblings, and daughter Judith Ann Runkle. Service is 2:00 pm, Thursday, March 30, 2017 at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Rd, with calling one hour prior, Rev. Dr. Steven Roper officiating. Calling at the funeral home Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church or Parkview Home, Health, and Hospice.