Annabell R. "Ann" Ertel, 89, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having family members in Roanoke, IN, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Renaissance Village, Fort Wayne.
Mrs. Ertel attended Zanesville United Methodist Church. She was employed as a supervisor in the Nutrition Services Department of Fort Wayne Community Schools for 22 years, retiring in 1986.
She was born April 21, 1924, in Fort Wayne to Raymond and Hilda Kreigh. She married William R. Ertel, who preceded her in death in 1984.
Survivors include two daughters, Cindy (Joe) Kelsey, of Columbia City, and Renee (Tim) Mahnensmith, of Roanoke; three sisters, Marge Long, Velma Ausderan and Virginia Stuck, all of Fort Wayne; three grandchildren, Jeff Ruch, Dawn Murray and Trisha Stagg; and five great-grandchildren.
Calling is Tuesday, July 2, 2013, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Homes, Winchester Road Chapel, 6424 Winchester Rd., Fort Wayne. A service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wane.
Memorial gifts may be made to the American Heart Association.