Barbara A. Harting

October 12, 1939 - October 07, 2015

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Barbara A. Harting, 75, of Roanoke died Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at 2:10 p.m. in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.

She had lived in Fort Wayne since the age of nine, coming from Tennessee.

She was a homemaker.

She was born October 12, 1939, in Cleveland, Tennessee, to Claude Henry and Clyde Beatrice (Thurman) Mowery.

On October 15, 1955, in Garrett she married Raymond Clare Hollinger. He preceded her in death in 1988. She then married Gerald Harting in 2000. He survives in Roanoke.

Also surviving are four daughters, Debra Hollinger of Kendallville, Dianna Harris of Kendallville, Brenda Cutshall of Roanoke, and Christine Higginbottham of Kendallville; seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and six sisters and brothers.

She was also preceded in death by a brother.

There will be no calling or services.

Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery, Kendallville.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Cheryl Coburn
October 12th, 2015 1:41am
Auburn Indiana

What a amazing lady. She welcome me into her family and gathering as if I was her own blood. You showed me what a real mother is and I Thank You and I will see you one day. Hugs to All of her family and sending comforting prayers.

Dawn Kolbe
October 12th, 2015 1:05am
Lawton, MI

You will be forever missed here on earth auntie Barb. Thanks for showing me love and what a true family is all about. I always hold you and uncle Raymond close to my heart...loved how you accepted me as one of your own...and treated me as such. Make sure you are standing at Heaven's gates when I get there! Love you!