Published by Fort Wayne Newspapers on February 13, 2022.
WAYNE FIEDLER Obituary (1934 – 2022) – Ossian, IN
WAYNE EDWARD FIEDLER, 87, of Ossian, Ind., died Sunday, February 6, 2022 at Lutheran Hospital. Born April 17, 1934 in New Haven, Indiana home, he was the son of the late Edna and Martin Fiedler. He graduated from New Haven High School in 1952. He served as a mess sergeant in the U.S. Army National Guard from 1952 to 1966. He worked in construction, owning his own company, Wayne Fiedler & Sons Construction, in from 1972. The surviving family includes his wife of 66 years, Letha (Dettmer) Fiedler; sons, Dennis (Darlene) Fiedler of Ossian and DeWayne (Sherrie) Fiedler of Uniondale; grandchildren, Trent and Troy Fiedler of Ossian and Cody and Autumn Fiedler of Uniondale; his sisters, Kate Johnson of Avilla, Janice (Pat) Drummer and Shirley (Marlin) Culy, both of New Haven; sister-in-law, Diane Fiedler of Fort Wayne; and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sister and brother-in-law, Evelyn and Don Bender; and one brother, Donald Fiedler. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 16933 Thiele Road, Fort Wayne, with visitation one hour prior. Visits also from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday February 15, 2022, at the church. Interment will be in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church or St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Cemetery. Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, Ossian, is making arrangements. Condolences can be left online at www.elzey-patterson-rodak.com