“Stephanie & Patrice,
I just heard of your mom's passing. I am so sorry to hear the news. Your mom was a real gem.
1 of 15 | Posted by: Brian Garrison - Gilbert, AZ
“It is said that the mother daughter bond is one of the strongest and it can never be broken, no matter what and that means some things don't have to...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: stephanie coppolino - fort wayne, IN
“sometimes i wish heaven had a phone, so I could hear your voice again. I thought of you today , but that's nothing new. I thought about you yesterday...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Jessica Butler - FORT WAYNE, IN
“My heart goes out to the entire family knowing how much you all loved and respected her. She was such a fun, inspirational and wonderful person. I...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Jamie Rusch - Naples, FL - friend
“Sure going to miss you, we had so much fun together. My memories of you will live with me forever. I love you.
5 of 15 | Posted by: Dwight Coppolino - Fort Wayne, IN
“Mark and Joe and family,
Our hearts go out to you in this time of loss. We celebrate the memories of your mother that we have had. She was a...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Kris and Tasha Furnish - IN
My heart aches, my eyes burn from the tears I've shed, You will always be my inspiration to be the best I can be and to live life to its...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Stephanie Coppolino - Fort Wayne, IN
“Those we love left us gifts in the form of precious memories that no one can take away, wisdom that we can still recall. These are the things that...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Mines family
“Our hearts go out to your family, in your time of grieving. We pray that you are comforted in your time of loss. Love, Jason, Yesenia, Caleb,...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Jason and Yesenia Huguenard - IN
“Mark, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. Love, Penny & Wes
10 of 15 | Posted by: Wes & Penny Wheeler - Lima, OH
“You will remain in my heart forever, Love you always. Best mother in law I could ever have hoped for. Tom
11 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Peters - Ft Wayne, IN
“God bless you Aunt Joanie and your wonderful kids. You brought so much laughter,fun and joy to me and my brothers and sisters. You were and are "the...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Connie Harris Waters - Altoona, FL
“I am so sorry for your loss. I can tell that her life made a great impact on her family . I can tell she was very much loved. I pray for the peace...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Jude McDonnell - Fort Wayne, IN
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Your mother was a lovely lady.
Dave and Lori Davis
14 of 15 | Posted by: Dave and Lori Davis
“Joanie Bonie, I will never forget the fun times we had at dinners and at work. You were always a laugh and some of the secrets we shared were the...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Vicki Underhill - Fort Wayne, IN
Joan M. (Kessler) Butler, 79, passed away Friday, February 24, 2012. Born in Fort Wayne, Joan graduated from Central Catholic High School. She was a receptionist with Conference and Travel Services for 17 years, retiring in 2003. She also worked for 26 years in the family business, Butler Refrigeration. She attended St. Charles Catholic Church and loved spending time with her family. Joan was an avid reader and traveler. She enjoyed shopping, dinners with friends and going to the movies. She is survived by daughters, Patrice (Tom) Peters and Stephanie (Dwight) Coppolino, both of Fort Wayne; son, Mark (Joe Wheeler) Butler of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Brandon, Laura, Crystal, Kim, Kristin, Jessica and Steven; great-grandchildren, Logan, Reagan, Jayden and Gavin; and brother, Joseph Kessler of Fort Wayne. Joan was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Mary Adamski; husband, Norman J. Butler; sons, Michael G. and Jeffrey N. Butler; and sister, Roni Hughes. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Monday, February 27, 2012 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 4916 Trier Rd with calling one hour prior. Father James Kumbakkeel officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Sunday at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Rd with a Vigil at 7:30 pm. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to St. Jude Children's Hospital or St. Mary's Soup Kitchen. To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com
February 26, 2012
to 4:00 PM
to 8:00 PM
D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home
1320 E. Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
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Mass of Christian Burial
February 27, 2012
St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
4916 Trier Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
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