Roxie J. Bole

Roxie J. Bole, 75, of Fort Wayne, IN, and formerly of Roanoke, IN, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.

Mrs. Bole was a graduate of the St. Joseph Nursing School, Fort Wayne. She worked as a registered nurse for 50 years before retiring, working at Easter Seals and the State Developmental Hospital among many others.

She was born Dec. 30, 1942, to Jack and Phyllis Roebuck Kreigh.

Surviving are a daughter, Bettina (Terry) Whittington; a son, Bradley (Patricia) Bole; a sister, Sue (Ed) Ehinger; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd., Fort Wayne, followed by a funeral service at 6 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Parkview Hospice or the donor’s choice.

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