Peter M. Saya

Peter Marino Saya, 65, of Roanoke, IN, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Saya was a graduate of Henninger High School in Syracuse, NY. He worked for GM as a process engineer for 36 years until his retirement in 2008. He also worked for EFC for seven years. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church.

He was born in Syracuse, NY, to Peter and Jane Saya. He married his wife, Christine, on Nov. 7, 1992, in New York, and she survives.

Additional survivors are five daughters, Andrea (Nicky) Saya, Tonya Hochstuhl, Amanda Saya, Jessica Hochstuhl and Alexis Saya; a brother, Paul (Peg) Saya; two sisters, Lynn (Don) Blakeman and Kathy Isham; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Peter Michael Saya II.

Calling is Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Home Covington Knolls, 8235 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne. A funeral service will be held Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with calling one hour prior to the service.

Memorials are to Heartland Hospice.

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