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“Fond memories of Melvin growing up in Fort Wayne. I was a classmate of his son and enjoyed hearing Melvin's stories about his youth and escaping from...Read More »
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2 of 5 | Posted by: Stanley and Enid Rosenblatt - IN

“So sorry to hear of Melvin's passing. He was always so friendly and engaging to everyone he saw. He was a caring mensch.Cindy and Brad join me in...Read More »
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4 of 5 | Posted by: Donna Shaffer - Fort Wayne, IN

“Z'l May your father be forever remembered for a blessing in Tzion and Yerushalyim. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Joel and Sandi Greenberg - OH

Melvin Krel, 89 died on Friday November 10, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. Born in Poland, he was the son of Simon and Hannah Crell (both deceased). After surviving the holocaust, he met Margot Kaufman(Dec) and were married on July 12, 1951. During his time in Ft. Wayne, he owned Indiana Rolling Mill Baling Corp. He is survived by one brother Marvin Crell(Harriett) of Naples, FL; son Silvan Krel of Ft. Wayne IN; daughter Rossya (Howard) Klebanow of Solon, OH and grandchildren Marcie Klebanow and Jared Klebanow (Lindsey) both of Solon, OH. Funeral services are Monday November 13,2017 at 2PM at DO McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home 8325 Covington Road Ft Wayne . Burial in Jewish Cemetery, Ft. Wayne. Memorials may be made to Ft. Wayne Jewish Federation or Congregation Bnai Jacob. To sign the online guest book, go to