Lois L. Jetmore

Oct 3, 1923 - Feb 28, 2014

Lois L. Patton Jetmore, 90, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having family members in Roanoke, IN, died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at her home.

Mrs. Jetmore worked as a riveter during the war years and later was a homemaker. She had also worked as a cafeteria assistant at Homestead High School. She was a member of Living Faith Missionary Church, sang in the church choir, and ministered with song at many nursing homes.

She was born Oct. 3, 1923, in Decatur to Oren M and Inez M. Hayes Gilpin. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Herman B. Patton, in 2012, and her second husband, Robert V. Jetmore, in 1981.

Survivors include three sons, Stanley B. (Claudia) Patton, of Fort Wayne; Charles G. (Nola) Jetmore, of Roanoke; and Brian Jetmore, of Kokomo; a daughter, Cynthia (Terrence) Sordelet, of Fort Wayne; a brother, Lyndon (Doris) Gilpin, of Atlanta; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Borgeson and Ann Jetmore; 11 grandchildren, Tammy, Dennis Jr., Danielle, Emily, David, Phillip, Andrea, Genvieve, Joseph, Nathan and Julia; and many great-grandchildren.

Calling is Saturday, March 8, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home For Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd., Fort Wayne. A service will be held on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at 2:30 p.m., with calling one hour prior to the service, at Living Faith Missionary Church, 17718 Ind.-1, Yoder. Burial will be at Pleasant Chapel Cemetery, Roanoke.

Memorial gifts may be made to Project Mercy.