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Michael E. King | Obituary

Michael King

GARRETT – Michael E. King, 74, of Garrett, died Monday, March 28, 2022 at his home. Michael was born October 19, 1947 in Fort Wayne, the son of the late Everett and Edith King.

Michael was a US Army veteran serving in Vietnam. Michael had worked at Navistar for 30 years. He attended the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Kendallville. Michael enjoyed fishing, gardening and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Coleen King of Garrett; sons, Joshua King of Garrett and Michael Shannon King of Fort Wayne; daughters, Crystle King of Sidney, Ohio, Sara King of Garrett and Roberta Coulson of Butler; brothers, Leo King of Fort Wayne, Ronald King of Fort Wayne and Donald King of New Haven; sisters, Sharon White of Monroeville and Sue McAtee of Fort Wayne. 18 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

His parents predeceased him; brothers, Glen Landis, Jerry Landis, Jack Landis and Merrill Landis; sisters, Barb Landis, Dixie Emenhiser and Connie Hello.

A memorial service for Michael will be held at 2 p.m. with visitation one hour before Saturday, April 9, 2022 at Pinnington Funeral & Cremation Services 502 N. Main Street, Auburn.

Memorial visitations will also be held on Friday, April 8, 2022, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Auburn.

Memorial donations may be made to the family. To sign the guestbook online, go to

Richard Lee Dilman

Richard Lee Dillman, 77, of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, March 31, 2022 at Heritage Park Nursing Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at Sheets and Childs Funeral Home, Huntertown Chapel, 16830 Lima Road Huntertown, IN 46748, by calling one hour before the service.

The family will also receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.

Interment will be at Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne