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CHURUBUSCO â€” Margaret (Peggy Getts) Whitcomb, formally of Fish Lake in LaPorte County, died at 9:09 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, at the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.
Mrs. Whitcomb was born in South Bend, on June 19, 1940, a daughter of Leo E. Lewis and Ester (Bata, Lewis) Hagedorn.
On Jan. 11, 1980, she married Fredrick D. Whitcomb, preceded her in death in 2002.
Surviving relatives include her two daughters, Channteeâ€™ Wilson of Churubusco and Cherrann Bailey of Orem, Utah; a son, John Legus Getts; two half sisters, Joanne Wright of Buchanan, Mich. and Elizabeth Hagedorn of South Bend; a half brother, Frankie Hagedorn of Montrose, Mich.; two grandchildren and two nephews.
At the request of the family, there will be no services.
Memorial contributions may be made to any veterans organization or the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, 5910 Homestead Road Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Online condolences to the family log onto www.sheetsandchilds.net.