Frank B. Wiedman

Frank B. Wiedman, 88, of New Haven, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at Genesis Healthcare, in New Haven.

Mr. Wiedman graduated from Central High School and served in the Korean War as a member of the United States Navy. He was a letter carrier with the United States Postal Service for 22 years, retiring in 1989.

He was a member of Hope United Methodist Church, Community Harvest Food Bank, Senior Pack Methodist Men and the American Legion Post of New Haven.

He was born in Fort Wayne to Benjamin B. and Emily B. Wiedman. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Marilyn Louise Vanhorn Wiedman, of Fort Wayne.

Additional survivors include two sons, Dr. Lawrence A. (Katie) Wiedman, of Huntington, and Bradley K. (Teresa) Wiedman, of Kendallville; two daughters, Suzanne K. (Barry) Dibble, of Fort Wayne, and Theresa J. (Richard) Fischer, of Easton, PA; a brother, Charles R. (Ann) Wiedman, of Antwerp, OH; 12 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. A service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Rev. Tammy Lugar will officiate. Burial will be at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne.

Memorial gifts may be made to Honor Flight.

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