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Agnes Marie â€śAnnâ€ť Wiegman, 85, formally of Irish Lake, North Webster, died at 7:50 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Sycamore Village, Fort Wayne where she had been a resident for the past four years.
She was born Jan. 20, 1927, in Marion, a daughter of C. John and Ada Marie (Curtis) Peoples.
Her formative years were spent in Fort Wayne. She graduated from South Side High School, Fort Wayne with the class of 1945.
On Dec. 29, 1956, she married Eugene R. Wiegman. They made their home in Fort Wayne. Later the couple moved to Philadelphia and then to Carlisle, Pa. In 1984, the couple returned to the area first living at Loon Lake, and in 1991, moving to Irish Lake, Kosciusko County. Mr. Wiegman died Aug. 21, 2008. She began her career at International Harvester, Fort Wayne. When the couple moved east, she took a job as head of payroll for Winslow Township, New Jersey.
Surviving relatives include a son and daughter, Gary (Debra) Wiegman, Clayton, N.J. and Martha J. Shaw, Aloha, Ore.; a grandson, David Wiegman, Clayton, N.J.; two granddaughters, Stefanie and Jessica; a sister, Donna (Doug) Erman, Ohio and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Dawn Wiegman.
A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City with visitation beginning at 4 p.m. The burial will be at a later date in Eel River Cemetery, Allen County.
For those who wish, memorials maybe made to Alzheimerâ€™s Association or the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com.