Garnet A. Waters

February 12, 1953 ~ December 16, 2015 (age 62)


Garnet A. Waters
February 12, 1953 - December 16, 2015

FORT WAYNE - Garnet A. Waters, 62, of Fort Wayne, died on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 7:00 AM at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne where she had been a patient for several days.

Ms. Waters was born on February 12, 1953 in Elkhart, Indiana to the late Edward and Frances (Gurka) Curtain. She was Operations Manager for the Whitington House for Children and Family in Ft. Wayne. She previously worked many years for the Salvation Army in several capacities and dedicated a great amount of her time to the organization. She was known to all as a giver and was a dedicated volunteer to numerous organizations but took special interest in actively supporting active military and veteran causes. She also loved spending time with her dog Bear.

Surviving are three daughters and three sons in law; Verna and Earl Witham Jr. of LaGrange, Tammy and Bill Harrison of Huntington and Veronica and Greg Van Dusen of Elkhart. Three brothers: Jeremiah (Judy) Curtin, Eward (Patricia) Curtin Jr. Patrick Curtin; Two sisters; Tina (Andy) Wait and Maureen Hartman. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be on Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Noon at the Zimmerman-Waterman-Westbrook-Clouse Funeral Center in Elkhart. Rev. Robert Vale will officiate.

Visitation will also be on Tuesday at the funeral home from 10:00 AM to Noon.

Burial will be private.

The family suggests memorials be directed to the MS Society or Parkview Home Health and Hospice.

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