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“I attended Church with Edna I miss her smiling face and words of encouragement . Gods Blessing to her Family remember to lean on Jesus in your time...Read More ยป
1 of 2 | Posted by: Kathy Ervin - Fort Wayne, IN

“Edna you were a great person. I will never forget you or your family. Rest in Peace. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: GAHE GIESSLER - FORT WAYNE, IN

Edna S. Babcock, passed away peacefully January 19, 2018. She was born in Decatur, IN on March 30, 1921, the daughter of the late Jacob and Suzanne (Schwartz) Liechty. Edna worked for T&T tailoring, General Electric, and 20 years at Roger's Market before her retirement in 1988. She enjoyed flowers, sewing, and crafts. Edna was a member of the Delta Sigma Kappa Sorority, and the Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church where she was active in the United Methodist Women's Group, and several church activities. Surviving are her sons; Keith (Sandi) Babcock, and Leonard (Mary) Babcock; grandchildren, Marie (Jeremy) Fox, Stephen (Linda) Babcock, Gregory (Kristine) Babcock, and Michael Babcock; great-grandchildren, Jaelyn Fox, Trenten Fox, and Oona Babcock; brother, Milton Liechty. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Babcock in 1977; 4 sisters and 1 brother. Funeral service will take place at 11AM on Friday, January 26, 2018 at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815, with calling 1 hour prior. Visitation will take place on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 also at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Highland Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Crescent Ave. United Methodist church.