Adam M. Sizen
Adam M. Sizen
  • April 12, 1933 - July 8, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Adam Michael Sizen, 84, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Heritage Park. Born on April, 12, 1933 in Detroit, Mich., he was a son of the late John and Aleksandra (Konarzerska) Sizen. Adam proudly served in the U.S. Army for nearly two years and graduated from the Lawrence Technological Institute with a Bachelor Degree in Business Management. He was a buyer with Edward C. Levy Company for over 30 years, from which he retired, and a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church for 14 years. He enjoyed gardening, canning, woodworking, and spending time with his family. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Theresa (Sweeney) Sizen of Fort Wayne; children, Veronica (Scott) Rife of Jeffersonville, Ind., Michael (Lissa) Sizen of Bellaire, Mich., Lynda (Phillip) Houk of Fort Wayne, Patrick (Patty) Sizen of Evansville, Ind.; nine grandchildren, Haley (Dillon) Hudson, Sarah (Braxton) Stuart, Kathryn Rife, Adam James Houk, Sierra Sizen, Victoria Houk, Jason Sizen, Nicholas Houk, and Christopher Sizen; and one great-grandson, Cale Hudson; brother, John Sizen of Ypsilanti, Mich.; and sisters, Theresa Bachor of Dearborn Heights, Mich., Marcella (Edwin) Klove of Kewadin, Mich., and Alexandra (Norman) Smith of Bloomfield Hills, Mich. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Helen Henderson; sister-in-law, Adelaide Sizen; brother-in-law, John Bachor; and brother and sister-in-law, William and Sandra Sweeney. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30am on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 4916 Trier Rd., Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Fr. Tom Shoemaker officiating. Calling will also be from 2-4 & 6-8pm on Friday, July 14, 2017 at Hockemeyer and Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Rd., Fort Wayne, with a Rosary Service beginning at 7:30pm. Inurnment at Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. For online condolences, please visit