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Phyllis E. Spicer

March 30, 1922February 12, 2021
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Phyllis E. Spicer, 98, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021 at Heritage Park, Fort Wayne. Born March 30, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Lorin A. and Gladys (Haines) Snyder. She graduated from Columbia City High School. Phyllis loved to fish, camp, garden, sew, knit and crochet. She excelled at cooking and loved to have family over for large home cooked meals. She was active in the Noble County Alzheimer’s Association, Homemaking Club, History Club and Noble County Genealogical Society. She always loved friends to drop in for a visit. Phyllis spent many weekends with her grandkids, teaching them to make noodles, cookies, or anything else they showed interest in. Surviving are her son, Paul (Carol) Spicer; grandchildren, Eric, Jarrid (Emily), Sarah (Weston) Kruckeberg, Joseph (Amanda), and Amy (Erik) Drummond; and nine great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Karl J. Spicer; and son, John N. Spicer. A private memorial service for immediate family will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021. Burial at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. For online condolences, please visit www.advantagemungovan.com.

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Stephen P and Val Eckert

February 19, 2021

Every gathering was made more special by Phyllis’s presence. She will be sorely missed by all who were blessed to have known her. Rest In Peace Phyllis!

Linda Shaw

February 17, 2021

Free at last. Free at last...she's not stuck in bed any more. Love to all.

Lindsey MacDonald

February 16, 2021

We are so sorry to hear about great aunt Phyllis, but feel lucky to have been able to introduce her to our daughter. We will cherish our memories in Indiana with your family and are so grateful for our time with great aunt Phyllis!

Love,
Adam, Lindsey (Snyder), Rory, Adeline MacDonald

Pam and mike Arend

February 16, 2021

My heart is heavy and heart is happy to have known this fiesty, amazing , knowledgable woman! She knew alot about alot of things. Boy did she love gatherings , parties, boating, playing games. She was always included because she was so much fun.
Gma Spicer had a son and daughter in law that took very good care of her. Carol and Paul, she survived so long because of the care and love you showed her.
We will sure miss her!!

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Biography

Phyllis E. Spicer, 98, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021 at Heritage Park, Fort Wayne. Born March 30, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Lorin A. and Gladys (Haines) Snyder. She graduated from Columbia City High School. Phyllis loved to fish, camp, garden, sew, knit and crochet. She excelled at cooking and loved to have family over for large home cooked meals. She was active in the Noble County Alzheimer’s Association, Homemaking Club, History Club and Noble County Genealogical Society. She always loved friends to drop in for a visit. Phyllis spent many weekends with her grandkids, teaching them to make noodles, cookies, or anything else they showed interest in. Surviving are her son, Paul (Carol) Spicer; grandchildren, Eric, Jarrid (Emily), Sarah (Weston) Kruckeberg, Joseph (Amanda), and Amy (Erik) Drummond; and nine great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Karl J. Spicer; and son, John N. Spicer. A private memorial service for immediate family will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021. Burial at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. For online condolences, please visit www.advantagemungovan.com.