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August 26, 1933 - February 7, 2018

Funeral Service Date
February 12, 2018
Funeral Service Time
10:30 am

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Dennis Joseph Hatfield, 84, of Fort Wayne, went to meet Our Lord, February 7, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. Denny was born August 26, 1933, in Roanoke, IN, to the late Paul and Nellie (Landrigan) Hatfield. He served our country in the U S Navy Seabees. Denny was a superintendent with Weigand Construction and Schenkel & Sons for many years. He was a member of Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Carpenters Local 232 for 65 years, Holy Name Society, St. Vincent de Paul Society, and the Old Fort Model A Club. Denny was also a member of the 1950 Central Catholic State Champion football team. He received the Fort Wayne Notre Dame Club “Man of the Year” award in 1993. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Jeanette Vodde Hatfield; sons, Christopher (Linda) Hatfield of South Bend, IN, Greg (Rita) Hatfield of Glen Ellyn, IL, Matt Hatfield of Fort Wayne, IN, and Mark (Megan) Hatfield of Baltimore, MD; daughters, Jackie (Dan) Tippmann, Maggie (Sam) Schenkel and Liz (Kevin) Sorg, all of Fort Wayne, IN and Jenny (Mike) Richelsen of Chaska, MN; 27 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Denny was preceded in death by his brothers, Herbert and Bernard Hatfield; sisters, Doris Phlipot and Jean Robison. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am, Monday, February 12, 2018, at Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 4916 Trier Rd with calling one hour prior. Visitation will be held Sunday, February 11, 2018, from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne with a rosary at 4:30 pm. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial contributions may be made to St Vincent dePaul Society or Masses. To sign the online guest book, go to

Visitation Information:

Divine Mercy Funeral Home

Phone: 260-426-2044

Address: 3500 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne Indiana, 46805

rosary at 4:30 pm

Visitation Date

February 11, 2018

Visitation Time

04:00 pm – 08:00 pm

Additional Info

rosary at 4:30 pm

Funeral Service Information:

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church

Phone: 260-482-2186

Address: 4916 Trier Rd. Fort Wayne IN, 46815

Service Date: February 11, 2018

Service Time: 4:00 pm

Service Notes: calling one hour prior at church

Funeral Service Date

February 12, 2018

Funeral Service Time

10:30 am

Additional Info

calling one hour prior at church

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