Gene Arthur Hapner, 79, North Manchester, died at 6:01 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.

He was born July 22, 1941, in North Manchester, to Hugo Carl and Florence Pauline Grossnickle Hapner.

Funeral services will be at a later date. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, North Manchester.

The family of Gene Hapner has entrusted McKee Mortuary, North Manchester, with final arrangements.


Memorials to Wabash Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Ave., Wabash, IN 46992; or Allen County SPCA 4914 South Hanna Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46806.

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