- April 18, 1930 - May 28, 2006
- Wawaka, Indiana
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ROY E. NICODEMUS, 76, of Wawaka, IN., died Sunday, May 28, 2006 at University Park Nursing Center Fort Wayne. He was born April 18, 1930 in South Bend, the son of the late, Nile and Lena (Lesley) Nicodemus. He retired in 1990, as service supervisor from Nipsco after 30 years of service. He was a member of Plymouth Masonic Lodge F. & A.M., Scottish Rite Valley of South Bend, former member of Wabash Kiwanis Club, Culver, Jaycees, Big Brothers-Big Sisters, Wabash. He was a U.S. Army Korean War Veteran and a member of Taylor Chapel United Methodist Church. he also loved fishing and golf. "Roy was devoted to his wife, children, grandchildren, family and his church, he will be greatly missed by all. Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Mildred E. Nicodemus, they were married Sept. 23, 1950 in Mishawaka; daughters, Nancy (Gordon) Lewis of Leo and Sandra (Jeffry) Zolnosky of Fort Wayne; son, Robert (Sally) Nicodemus of Columbus, IN., grandchildren, Kara, Collin, Evan, Aaron Lewis, Ashley Eads, Mary, Marc, and Hal Jennings; sisters, Dorothy Buytas of Plant City, Fla., Janette(Jack) Armey of Bradenton, Fla., and Doloris Lewis of Gooding, Idaho; brother, Ted(Wilma) Nicodemus-Raub of Corpus Christi, Texas; brother-in-law, Rev. Arthur Mahler of Papaw, MI. He was preceded in death by sister, Louise Mahler, in March 2006. Service is 11 a.m. Wednesday at Taylor Chapel United Methodist Church, 10145 Maysville Rd., with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at D.O. McComb & Sons, Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest R., Fort Wayne. Buirial in Bowers Cemetery Fort Wayne. Memorials to Parkview Home Health & Hospice or to Taylor Chapel United Methodist Church..