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“A beautiful soul has left us. She will always be remembered by family and those of us that called her our friend. Rest in peace. I'll never forget...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Brent Jordan - Fort Wayne, IN

“Rest in Peace and my condolences to your family, love our childhood memories growing up, you will always be in my heart, love you Melanie ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Lauren Allen - Fort wayne, IN

“I havent seen or spoke with Melanie for years. We met when they moved to Uniondale IN, briefly. Then she was Melanie Gemple, as we were still kids....Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Lois (Thompson) Lahr - Fort Wayne, IN

“Im so so sorry for your loss...Mel was a very special part of our family for many years..she was loved by us all.. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Dawn (Wilson) Strange - IN

“Unbelievable We have been friends for many many years RIP my friend ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Cheryl Freimuth - Spencerville, IN

“Thank you for being the best mother anyone could ever ask for. I love you and miss you so much. I know you are in a better place now. I'm sure I will...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Bruce Wilson - Fort Wayne, IN

Melanie Lynn Fawcett, 59 of Fort Wayne, IN passed away July 23, 2019. She was born January 25, 1960 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the late Samuel and Edna (Dagler) Gemple. Melanie was the former owner of the Orchard End Bingo Hall in Fort Wayne, IN and also Mel's Puff n Stuff Discount Tobacco Shop in Decatur, IN and then Fort Wayne, IN and had worked at various other jobs. She loved her family and the time she was able to spend with them. She loved playing bingo, going to Las Vegas, watching movies and enjoying her hamsters, her cats and most animals. She was loved by all and will be missed by all who knew her. Melanie is survived by her sons, David Wilson and David Maxwell Fawcett, grandchildren, Corbin, Brieanne and Laine Wilson, and brothers, Kirk and Samuel Gemple, Jr. She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Stephanie Gemple and her brother, George Gemple. Services will be held 1 PM on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Mungovan Simple Cremations & Funerals 2114 S. Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne, IN with visitation there from 11 AM until the service at 1PM. She will be laid to rest in a private ceremony at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne, IN. You are invited to sign the online guest book for Melanie at