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Betty M. Hissem, 97, of rural Ossian passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017. She was born on March 29, 1919, a daughter of the late Roscoe and Voylett (Jackson) Platt. She worked at Fort Wayne Metals and later at Guardian Industries. Surviving family include her son, Dave (Debbie) Hissem; granddaughters, Nicole (Nathan) Longenecker, Melanie (Phillip) Schroeder; and a great granddaughter, Nola. Besides her parents, she was preceded in passing by her husband, William "Bill" Hissem; and a sister, Gene Hanna. Memorial service will be 4:00 pm on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Jehovah's Witnesses - Sandpoint Congregation Kingdom Hall, 3630 Sandpoint Rd., Fort Wayne with a gathering of friends and family one hour prior.