Horst H. Waschkies, 88, of Warsaw, Indiana, died on 10/29/2010 at 4:15 am at his residence. He was born on July 5, 1922 in Heidekrug, Germany.
Horst was born to George and Anna (Wosca) Waschkies. He lived in the United States since 1950 and he was a Warsaw resident for over 30 years.
Horst was a toolmaker for South Bend Lathe Corporation for 34 years, retiring in 1987. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Warsaw, Indiana. He was a member of Deutche American National Kongress (D.A.N.K.) and the YMCA.
He is survived by his wife, Hildegard (Kleesattel) Waschkies of Warsaw, Indiana. He is also survived by his children: John Waschkies of Atlanta, Georgia; Karen Ann Higgins of Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin; and, Debra Allen of Fort Wayne, Indiana. In addition, his grandchildren: Zoe & Nick Allen of Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin; Quinn Allen of Leesburg, Indiana; and Jarrad Allen of Ft. Wayne, Indiana. He was preceded in death by one son: George Waschkies; four sisters; and six brothers.
Chaplain Bob Jarboe of Kosciusko Home Health Care and Hospice will officiate the service.
Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw on Monday, November 1, 2010 at 11:00 A.M.. Calling hours will be one hour prior to the service, 10 A.M. – 11 A.M. on Monday, November 1, 2010. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery – Warsaw, IN.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw is in charge of arrangements. At the request of the family memorial contributions may be made to:
Healthcare and Hospice
P.O. Box 1196
Warsaw, IN 46581-1196