Andrew Albert Pfefferkorn
November 27, 2011
Albert Pfefferkorn Jr., 81, of Leesburg died at 1:55a.m., November
27, 2011, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
He was born December 2, 1929, in
Ashley, Indiana., to Andrew A. and Louise Vanderbosch Pfefferkorn.
On October 16, 1954, he married Carol A. Rogers at St.
Michael's Catholic Church in Waterloo, Ind.
He was a graduate of Ashley High
School and John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio. He was
retired from The Weatherhead Company and United Technologies.
He later came out of retirement and worked part time at
Ye Olde Bait and Tackle in North Webster. He was an avid
fisherman and a master gardener. He was a member of Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, Warsaw. He was a US Army Veteran serving
from1947 to 1949.
Also surviving in addition to his
spouse are a daughter, Debra (and spouse Steven) Blauser, Warsaw;
five sons: Thomas Pfefferkorn, Fort Wayne, Steven Pfefferkorn,
Warsaw, Michael (and spouse Stephanie) Pfefferkorn, Fort Wayne,
Robert (and spouse Theresa) Pfefferkorn, Las Vegas, and Patrick
(and spouse Nicole) Pfefferkorn, Warsaw. Eleven grandchildren:
Daniel Hatch, Dawn Howett, Denise Hankins, Alexander Pfefferkorn,
Christopher Pfefferkorn all of Warsaw, Diane Fitzpatrick of Nappannee,
Allison Pfefferkorn of Brownsburg, Natalie Pfefferkorn of Fort
Wayne and Bryce Pfefferkorn, Tyler Pfefferkorn, Trey Pfefferkorn
all of Las Vegas. Eleven great grandchildren: Kyle Hatch, Dara
Hatch, Lucas Howett, Amslie Howett, Simon Hankins and Andrew
Hankins all of Warsaw, Tyler Fitzpatrick and Hanna Fitzpatrick
of Nappanee, Alyssa Klotz of Brownsburg, Caitlin Pfefferkorn
and Hailey Pfefferkorn of Fort Wayne.
He is also survived by two brothers,
Aelred Pfefferkorn, Waterloo, Leo Pfefferkorn, Albion; three
sisters: Estella Royal, Los Lunas, New Mexico, Mildred Miller,
Waterloo, and Susie Lambright, Ligonier. He was preceded
in death by his granddaughter, Lauren Pfefferkorn of Las Vegas;
his brothers, Carl Pfefferkorn, Ralph Pfefferkorn and Norbert
A mass of Christian Burial will
be on Friday, December 2, 2011, at 11:00 am in Sacred Heart Catholic
Church, Warsaw. Calling hours will be 4:00 to 8:00 PM with
a Rosary Service at 7:30 PM at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel,
Father Phil DeVolder will officiate
Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery,
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