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“Marie and Marion were special friends to my brother, Larry, and I at a time inour very young lives and they have not been forgotten for all their...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Beverly Roth Grabill - Honesdale, PA

“Sue, Alan, Nancy, Sally and Marian, we were so sad to hear of Marie's passing. She was a very special lady and dearly loved by all. Great memories of...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Sally,While I did not know your mom personally, I do know how difficult it is to lose a parent. I hope you find peace in her memories and all the...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Cheryl Kelly-Brown - Fort Wayne, IN

“My heart goes out to the entire family over the loss of Aunt Marie. Not only was she one of the sweetest people God ever graced us with, she was also...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Rick Tomlinson - FT. WAYNE, IN

“Sue & Alan, Sally & Greg, Nancy & DanDeepest Sympathy,Pamela Kepler Sowers ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Pamela Sowers - South Bend, IN

“Sally (and family),Please accept my heartfelt condolences. Your mother was a gracious and spirited woman. I always enjoyed the times I encountered...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Susie Peirce - Fort Wayne, IN

“We are so sorry for your family's loss!! ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jamie and Barry Trine - Fremont, IN

“Dear Marie Korte Family. I'm so sorry for your loss.She was truly a very loving and giving Lady all of her life. I'll miss her; her stories and...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: sylvia kratzman - leo, IN

“Sorry for your loss ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Gary Crossgrove - Ft Wayne, IN

“You will be so missed, Aunt Marie! You were like a second mom for a lot of my life. And the celebration in Heaven is quite glorious right now, I'm...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: ChristineRae Fournier - IN

“This beautiful woman was a blessed part of my early childhood. I spent so much time in my grandparents home, and she was often my playmate as well as...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Marge Potts - Fort Wayne, IN

“Prayers for comfort. May God bless your family. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Ted Pemberton - North Platte, NE

“Marie was a beautiful, loving, giving soul. I love the story about how she came up with the idea of baking cookies each day to draw kids into the...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Jess Ford - Coral Springs, FL

“Marie was the first person to befriend me when I started work at ONE. What a fun lady, and one of the loveliest, caring, people I've had the...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Anne Ford - Coral Springs, FL


Marie Delagrange Korte, 86, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017. She was born in Grabill, IN, on December 31, 1930. Marie was a member of Maplewood Mennonite Church, for some time she worked as the Food Service Director at Towne House Retirement Village. In her early life she was an excellent seamstress, and taught sewing and tailoring classes. She was a woman of strong Christian faith. Her main joy in life was her family, and spending quality time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Surviving are her children; Susan (Alan) Korte, Nancy (Daniel) Ulrich, and Sally (Greg) Ford; 8 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and sister, Marian Delagrange. Marie was preceded in death by her parents, Christian and Margaret Lengacher; daughter, Cynthia Sowers; 8 siblings; first husband, Vernon Delagrange; and second husband, John Korte. Memorial service is 11:30 am, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Maplewood Mennonite Church, 4129 Maplecrest Rd. Visitation at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Burial to take place in Yaggy Cemetery, Grabill, Indiana 10 am on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Memorials may be made to the Power House Youth Center of New Haven, IN. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.