Betty L. Messick

Betty L. Messick, 98, of Fort Wayne, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, at 8:10 a.m., at Covington Commons in Fort Wayne, IN.

Mrs. Messick was a 1939 graduate of Lancaster High School. She attended The Chapel in Fort Wayne and was a member of the Covington Coffee breakfast club that met at Bob Evans in Fort Wayne.

She was born on Aug. 12, 1921, in Vera Cruz, to Joseph and Mary Girod Luginbill. She married Morris Messick on June 29, 1946, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons, Gary (Charlotte) Messick, of Roanoke, and Dean (Kathy) Messick, of Fort Wayne; a grandson, Benjamin Messick, of Fort Wayne; a granddaughter, Susan Lupke, of Logansport; and six great-grandchildren.

Calling will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at The Chapel, 2505 W. Hamilton Rd., S. Fort Wayne. A funeral service will immediately follow at 3 p.m. at The Chapel in Fort Wayne. Internment will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Bluffton.

Memorials are to The Chapel, 2505 W. Hamilton Rd. S. Fort Wayne, IN 46814.

Arrangements are being handled by Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren.

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