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Van Barnes

November 7, 1940 ~ August 17, 2020 (age 79)

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Obituary

Van L. Barnes was born November 7, 1940 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Pinkie and Johnny Barnes.
 
He attended Central High School and IPFW.
 
Van served his country in the U. S. Army from November 26, 1957 - April 30, 1959.
 
He was a kind, loyal and loving man who loved His family and children.
 
Surviving are his son, Troy Smith (Charisse); grandson, Caiden; siblings, Andrew, Johnnie, George, Art, Lillie, Catherine Simmons (George) and Betty Milton (Jimmy) along with a host of nephews, nieces, other family and friends.
 

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Services

Walk-through Visitation
Saturday
August 29, 2020

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
ELLIS FUNERAL HOME
1021 E. LEWIS STREET
FORT WAYNE, IND 46803

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 29, 2020

5:00 PM
ELLIS FUNERAL HOME
1021 E. LEWIS STREET
FORT WAYNE, IND 46803

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