OBITUARY

Genevieve "Mamaw" "Jenny" Stapleton

September 6, 1932March 16, 2018
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Genevieve “Mamaw” “Jenny” Stapleton, 85, of Fort Wayne passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, March 16, 2018. She was born on September 6, 1932 in Middlesboro, Kentucky, a daughter of the late James and Nellie Nix. She worked at home raising her family. She considered her family her greatest accomplishment and she enjoyed spending time with them. She also loved spending time with her friends. Jenny will be remembered as a person that never met someone that didn’t like her. Surviving family include her husband of 52 years, Billy Stapleton; children, Veda “Cookie” (Steve) Honeycutt, Cara Nell (David) Uffelman, Jeff Stapleton; 13 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and six great great grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was preceded in passing by a daughter, Karen Mullins; and six siblings. Funeral service will be 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd., Fort Wayne with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Prairie Grove Cemetery, Fort Wayne.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Visitation Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Visitation Saturday, March 24, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 24, 2018
  • Final Resting: Prairie Grove Cemetery Saturday, March 24, 2018
REMEMBERING

Genevieve "Mamaw" "Jenny" Stapleton

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Lisa Shadle-Klein

March 23, 2018

Because you are Tasha's mamaw you are my mamaw too! Every memory I have of you is wonderful. Thanksgiving dinner at your house (twice), country concert with Penny, Tasha, Cookie and Karen. You made the best dumplings EVER! R.I.H. Mamaw. To the family, I'm sorry for your loss but heaven is so blessed to have received such a wonderful angel. My love to you all... Lisa (Shadle) Klein

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