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November 13, 1921 - April 13, 2019

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Dolly M Packer (Sorg), 97 passed away at Adams Heritage on April 13 2019. She was born at home on the farm where she always resided to Anthony and Catherine (Harkenrider) Sorg. As a youth Dolly attended St. Joseph Hessen Cassel School and worked on the family farm. In 1942 she married Jerome M Packer. Their daughter, Nancy was born in 1945, Dolly continued to farm. She enjoyed visiting with friends, dancing and playing cards. Neighbors and friends identified her by her little red truck and her enjoyable perspective on life. Dolly was always ready for a memorable conversation, many enjoyed her stories. She is survived by her grandson, Marc (Christine) Lechleitner of Hoagland; Son-in-law David Lechleitner; great grandchildren Erika, Natalie and Jerome. She was preceded in death by her daughter Nancy (2016), her husband Jerome (1977) and her good friend Bob Schenkel. A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm & 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial contributions may be made to St Joseph Hessen Cassel Catholic Church or The American Cancer Society. To sign the online guest book, go to

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Divine Mercy Funeral Home

Phone: 260-426-2044

Address: 3500 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne Indiana, 46805

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April 23, 2019

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03:00 pm – 05:00 pm

06:00 pm – 08:00 pm

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Service Date: April 23, 2019

Service Time: 3:00 pm

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