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Lucas Junk, 2

September 24, 2013

Lucas Michael Junk, 2, lovingly known as “Monkeybutt,” passed away Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.
Born in Columbia City, Lucas was a good, pure, kind, and loving boy. He loved his monkey, baseball, PBS kids, the remote control and baseball movies.
Lucas enjoyed construction equipment and loved to sing. He knew all the words to “Jesus Loves Me,” “Take Me Out to the Ballgame,” and “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.”
Surviving relatives include his parents, Joseph Junk and Angie Castillo; sisters, Adriana “Sissy” and Gabriella “Gabby” all of Fort Wayne; grandparents, Michael and Tina Junk of Fort Wayne; Lisa (Papaw Schnellbach) Phillips and Rick Phillips; great-grandmother, Betty Sanson; aunts, Jessica “Aunt Jekka” (Kenny) Eloph, Jennifer “Aunt Naynay” Phillips all of South Whitley, and Maria “Aunt Ria” (Eric Pulley) Junk of Fort Wayne; and many other loving “aunts and uncles.”
The service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Rd., with calling 1 hour prior.
Calling will also be held from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. To sign the online guest book, go to

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