Wayne Lee Temple

  • Born: April 20, 1950
  • Died: February 24, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Maplewood Park

4017 Maplecrest Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family


Wayne Lee Temple, 67, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Saturday, February 24, 2018. Born in Anderson, Indiana, Wayne was the son of the late Herman and Mary Temple. Wayne earned his associates degree in accounting from IVY Tech and his bachelors degree from Ball State in sales management and merchandising. He was a sales manager with Lance Snack Foods and Hostess for many years prior to his retirement in 2011. He was a member of Blackhawk Ministries, where he served as a greeter for over 20 years. Wayne loved the Lord. He enjoyed spending time with his god kids, nieces and nephews and doing community service for the Republican Party. Surviving are his wife Maretia "Marty" Temple of Fort Wayne; brother, Loren "Fred" Temple of Muncie; sisters, Shirley Rosinski of FL, Gloria Jean Temple of Muncie; step-children from a previous marriage, Billy, Cleveland, Eddie, and Elizabeth Grayson all of Muncie; god children, Lucas and Olivia Smith both of Muncie; many nieces and nephews; best friend of over 60 years, David Barker of Muncie; special sister-in-law, Darleen Lowman; special brother-in-law, David Turner; and pet cats, Skeeter and Sammy. Service is 11:00 am, Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Blackhawk Ministries, 7400 East State Blvd with calling from 9:00 am until the service, Pastor Kevin Rivers officiating. Private entombment in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Muncie, Indiana. Memorials may be made to SCAN. D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home is handling arrangements. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.