Marcene A. Hine

Marcene Anne Hine, 95, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having ties to Huntington County, IN, died Jan. 13, 2019, at Bethlehem Woods Nursing Home in Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Hine graduated from Huntington Township High School in 1941. She was a long-time resident of Whitley County and member of St Joseph's Catholic Church in Roanoke. She retired from General Electric Company in Fort Wayne in 1984 with 20 years of service. She was active in a General Electric El Par retiree organization and volunteered at local hospitals and church functions.  

She was born April 15, 1923, in Huntington, to Lloyd Stanley and Hazel Evelyn Otis McCaughey. She married Robert Martin “Mart” Hine on June 28, 1947, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include a daughter, Cheryl Hine; a son-in-law, Robert Campbell, of Fort Wayne; a son, Ed (Cindy) Hine; a brother, Robert McCaughey, of Westville; a sister, Betsy Schramlin, of Valparaiso; and a grandson, Kevin, Hine, of Columbus, OH.

Calling is Wednesday,  Jan. 16, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Covington Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at 10 a.m. at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 641 N. Main St., Roanoke, with calling one hour prior. Rev. Dale Bauman will officiate.  Entombment will be at Covington Memorial Gardens.  

Memorials are to St Joseph's Catholic Church Building and Preservation Fund, PO Box 250, Roanoke, IN 46783, or Heartland Hospice, 1315 Directors Row, Fort Wayne, IN 46808.