Terrie Kay Tschantz
January 16, 1946 – October 13, 2019
TERRIE KAY TSCHANTZ, 73, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family. A native and lifetime resident of Fort Wayne, Terrie was the daughter of the late Thomas Dean and Betty Jane Haviland. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend, whom provided lifelong care for her special daughter Stacey. She will be truly missed by her family. Terrie is survived by her children, Scott H. Tschantz, Susan J. (Dan) Parker and Lisa J. (Randy) Hinojosa; brother, Nick (Janis) Haviland; and grandchildren, Andrew, Michael, Isabelle, Griffin, Thomas, Carter, and Amelia. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Harold Tschantz; her special daughter, Stacey Lynne Tschantz; and infant brother, Teddy Haviland. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, at the funeral home. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Preferred memorials to Easter Seals ARC of Northeast Indiana. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.mccombandsons.com
- Visitation Wednesday, October 16, 2019
- Visitation Thursday, October 17, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, October 17, 2019
- Final Resting Place: Greenlawn Memorial Park , Preferred Memorials
Terrie Kay Tschantz
October 15, 2019
I met Terrie for the first time I had come to care for her daughter Stacey. Terrie impressed me with her compassion and attention to detail , for her daughter but also for me . She was welcoming , teaching , encouraging and very kind . My love , respect and admiration for her only grew over the years .She became a best friend and a Mom to me .
Love is a small word for such a Large gift , her family is like family to me. Love ya all so much.