Delores M. Screeton
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Delores M. Screeton
  • October 18, 1923 - November 16, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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DELORES M. SCREETON, 94, of Fort Wayne, passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at Lutheran Hospital surrounded by her loving family. A lifelong Fort Wayne resident, she was the daughter of the late Emmett and Loretta (Moushey) Winkler. Delores was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church and employed at Wayne High School Cafeteria with Fort Wayne Community Schools for 23 years. Grandma Dee Dee loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Surviving are her son, Michael W. (Carol) Screeton of Fort Wayne; daughter, Nancy A. (Dave) Preston of Fort Wayne; sister, Phyllis Senesac of Fort Wayne; brother, Donald Winkler of Fort Wayne; five granddaughters; 22 great- grandchildren; five great-great-grandsons; and special nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Wilbur W. Screeton; infant son, Richard Lee Screeton; and sister, Loretta Lorenz. Funeral service is 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Elzey-Patterson - Rodak Home For Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne (IN 46809), with visitation one hour prior. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Preferred memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana or St. Therese Catholic Church.