- April 12, 1918 - August 27, 2008
- New Haven, Indiana
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D O McComb and Sons - Lakeside Park
Evelyn "Evy" Marie Weikart, 90, died Wednesday, August 27, 2008 at Woodview Health Care Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, she was a tailor with Ft. Wayne Tailoring and Bennett's Tailoring for 25 years, retiring in 1974. She attended St. Peter's and St. Charles Catholic Churches. Survivors include her husband of 69 years, Eldon C. Weikart of New Haven; daughters, Carole (Michael) Kloepper of Fort Wayne, Barbara (Thomas) Minnella of Plano, TX; grandchildren, Thomas Minnella III, Scott Minnella, Deborah, Minnella & Amy Hiatt; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Catherine Sullivan and brother, Richard Burns. She is preceded in death by grandson, Sean Kloepper; brothers, Nelson & Donald Burns and sister, Betty Pantello. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 518 E. Dewald St. with calling 1 hour prior. Fr. Phillip Widmann officiating. Calling also 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Rd. with Rosary at 4:30 p.m. Monday. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to Heartland Home Health Care & Hospice or St. Peter Catholic Church.