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Brooke Elizabeth Traxler

December 23, 1993 ~ January 25, 2019 (age 25)


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Brooke Elizabeth Traxler, age 25, died January 25, 2019 in a house fire in Edgerton, Ohio.  Brooke was born on December 23, 1993 in Kendallville, Indiana to Gary Eugene Traxler and Tina Marie (Osbun) Goff.  She graduated from Prairie Heights High School in 2012 and was employed with Best One Tire, Bryan, Ohio.

Survivors include:
Mother, Tina and Randy Goff of Hudson.
Father and step mother, Gary and Tracy Traxler of Waterloo.
Fiance, Dustin Baker and their two year old son, Hunter Baker of Edgerton, Ohio.
Maternal grandparents, Keith and Lois Osbun of Kendallville.
Maternal grandfather, Stanley Goff of Butler.
Paternal grandparents, Melodie and Rich Nyikos of Florida.
Brother, Wyatt Traxler of Fort Wayne.
Brother, Anthony Goff of Hudson.
Brother, Justin and Hope Stoltz of Kendallville.
Sister, Sarah Goff of Fort Wayne.
Brother, Matthew Howell of Kendallville.
She was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Richard and Jean Traxler; aunt, Cheryl Traxler and aunt, Rhonda Osbun.

There will be a gathering of family and friends on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville followed by a memorial service at 5:00 PM. 

Memorial donations may be made to Dustin and Hunter’s future care account.  

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Gathering of Family and Friends
March 2, 2019

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755

Memorial Service
March 2, 2019

5:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755

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