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Philip M. Nygaard, age 88, of Fort Wayne, Indiana passed away on Monday January 15, 2018. Philip was born March 23, 1929 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was the son of the late Norman and Florence (Johnston) Nygaard. He was a retired Presbyterian Pastor at Third Presbyterian Church in Fort Wayne.

He is survived by his wife Geraldine Nygaard, a son, Doug (Annette) Nygaard, daughter, Marilyn (Gale) Habegger, step daughter, Linda (Chuck) Graham, 5 Grandchildren, Jonathan, Leah, Logan, Jacob Nygaard and Austin Habegger, 2 step grandchildren, Bryan Graham and Tanya Cunningham, 5 step great grandchildren and 4 step great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jo Ann (Owen) Nygaard, daughter Susan Nygaard and stepson, Randall Karns.

Preferred Memorials to First Presbyterian Church.

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