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In Memory of

Warren Bacon

November 4, 1920 - September 27, 2017

Obituary


Warren Bacon, 96, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at Heritage Park. Born on November 4, 1920, in Indianapolis, he was son of the late Armenius and Clara (Meyer) Bacon.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy for three years during WWII and was a member of the VFW and past Post Commander of American Legion Post 47. He was employed with Navistar for over 30 years, retiring in 1976. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

Warren was preceded in death by his three brothers, Homer, Arvil,...

Warren Bacon, 96, of Fort Wayne, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at Heritage Park. Born on November 4, 1920, in Indianapolis, he was son of the late Armenius and Clara (Meyer) Bacon.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy for three years during WWII and was a member of the VFW and past Post Commander of American Legion Post 47. He was employed with Navistar for over 30 years, retiring in 1976. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

Warren was preceded in death by his three brothers, Homer, Arvil, and Manuel Bacon; and sister, Helen Bilderbach.

He is survived by his children, Roger Bacon of Kokomo and Cynthia (Robert) Chavez of Albuquerque, N.M.; four grandchildren, Nicholas Bacon, Nicole (Bryan) Cordes, Amanda (Luis) Aramburu, and Brandon (Jennifer) Kuebler; seven great-grandchildren; companion, Cathy Holycross of Fort Wayne; and former wife, Dorothy Bacon of Albuquerque, N.M.

Funeral Services were held 3:00pm Sunday, October 1, 2017, at Hockemeyer and Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Rd., Fort Wayne, IN, with visitation from 1:00 PM until service time. Friends may also visit from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (CST) on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at Alexander West Chapel, 2100 W. Illinois St., Evansville, IN. Burial will be held in Bellefontaine Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, IN.

Memorials contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com or www.hockemeyermillerfh.com.