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“I haven't met you or your family; but I am so sory for your loss. I met Butch last year when he & Cletus would take their walks down the street,...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn Huffman - Fort Wayne, IN

“Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the comfort and peace that you seek and may the soul of your loved one Rest In...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Richard & Lisa Greenwood - IN

“I remember so well us as next door neighbors on Ann Hackley Road.Take care and God Bless during this time.Michele Stewart ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Michele Stewart - Woodburn, IN

“Butch is an amazing, loving, caring person. He made so many people laugh and was so full of love to share with anyone. He will be missed here on...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Nicole - Corunna, IN

“Heaven gained an amazing Angel. You have touched so many hearts and you will be truly missed. I love you Uncle Butch and I'm truly going to miss you....Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Sheila Mahathy - Fort Wayne, IN

“Tracci and I loved Butch. He always made us laugh. He will be missed!His "girls" from Dupont Hospital. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Ripley - Fort Wayne, IN

George & Louise Bopp, Kathy & Butch Love “I am so grateful for Uncle Butch. What a blessing he is to me & so many others. He always provided us with joy & constant support. He was an all...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jamie Bopp - Cocoa, FL - family

“I am so sorry for your loss. I haven't seen Butch in many years, but I do remember how great he was. I still remember all the nights sleeping over...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Hollie Redders - Fort Wayne, IN

May 24, 2014 “Thinking of you in your time of loss. Praying you find comfort in those who love you. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tracy Weatherby - Kansas City, KS


Sherman "Butch" Love, 65, passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Bryan, OH, Butch worked as a Journeyman Maintenance Man with Sheller Globe for 28 years. He then worked for Vee Engineering until his retirement. He was former co-owner of Final Score and enjoyed collecting Hopalong Cassidy memorabilia and sports cards. Butch loved fishing and coaching PAL and St. Joe Little League. His joy was being involved and spending time with his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed. Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Kathryn Love of Fort Wayne; children, Nate (Charrie Seiferman) Love of Fort Wayne, Regina (Jason Lowry) Rivas, Shari (Jon Jackson) Love, Michael French, all of Fort Wayne, and Luis Rivas (Jhoselin) of Venezuela; sisters, Marian (John) Moore of Columbia City, IN, Henny (Fred) Tatum of KY, Shirley Mahathy, Becky (Wayne) Ladd, and Rosie (Dale) Ray all of Fort Wayne; beloved brother and sister-in-law, George (Louise) Bopp; 7 amazing grandchildren, Christine, Brody, Luigi, Cadynce, Rolando, Davinny, and Zayden; 6 step-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Butch was preceded in death by mother-in-law Eva Alday; grandson, Cecilio Rivas; father, Ottus Abraham Love; mother, Catherine I. Payne; sister, Luci Webb; brother, Buck Love; and two brother-in-laws, Don Mahathy and Robert Webb. Service is 10:30 am, Thursday, May 31, 2018 at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road with an hour of calling prior to the service. Calling at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Memorials may be made to the Police Athletic League or Allen County SPCA. A special thank you to the medical staff of Fort Wayne that took such great care of Butch. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.