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“There are some people that have a way of making every person they meet feel special, and that was totally Wanda. Never too busy to listen, share,...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: E Baker - Fort Wayne, IN - Friend

“I can't even express my sadness about Wanda's passing . She was such a fine person and so willing to help and be a friend in every way . I loved her...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Ruth Whatley - Ossian, IN

“I met Wanda through the New Energy Wellness exercise program. She taught me many life lessons and was so patient-something I admired. She would...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Alicia Shelton - Friend

“Nice James 1:13. ”
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“Holly, I am so sorry for your lost, I hope your memories will help you through the pain. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Jennifer Williams - Fort Wayne, IN

“To all of Wanda's family,I have so MANY fond memories of Wanda and her loving spirit. It makes my heart sad because this world is a little bit worse...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Vicki Tatman - New Haven, IN

Wanda E. Swihart, 80, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Wanda had a strong, unwavering faith for the Lord. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Wanda worked as a photo inspector at Mcjon Inc for several years. She was a member of Trier Ridge Community Church and the Womens Christian Service Council where she served as past president. Wanda had a passion for music and singing. She also enjoyed knitting, crochet and creating floral arrangements. Surviving are her daughters, Mary (John) Burelison of Fort Wayne, Cynthia(Steve) Barkley of Kendallville, Holly Swihart of Fort Wayne; five grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren sister, Ellen (Ed) Lopshire of Angola, half sister, Zondra Orr of NM; and half brother, David France of NM. Wanda was preceded in death by her parents Lester and Margaret France, husband, Dale Swihart, daughter, and Susan Swihart. Service is 2:00 pm, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Avenue with calling one hour prior, Pastor Ross Osborn officiating. Calling at the funeral home Friday, June 17, 2016, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Memorials may be made to Trier Ridge Community Church. To sign the online guest book, go to