Avery Wayne Hart, age 84, of rural Avilla, died Thursday, March 14, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Hart was born in LaGrange, Indiana on November 9, 1934 to the late Fearon B. Clela Bell (Cox) Hart. He married Arlene Lorane Kern on December 21, 1957 in Kendallville and she preceded him in death on March 28, 2016. Wayne was employed with Flint & Walling in Kendallville for 45 plus years. He was a member of the First Church of God in Kendallville.
Son, Richard and Jeanne Hart of Avilla.
Son, Arthur Hart of Avilla.
Three grandchildren: Tiffany Chester of Auburn; Zachary and Krystal Hart of Fort Wayne; and Brandi and Derek Hicks of Auburn.
Eight great grandchildren.
Sister, Betty Jacquay of Kendallville.
Brother, Herbert and Linda Hart of Kendallville.
Sister-in-law, Judy Hart of Kendallville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, son, James Lee Hart who died in 2008 and brothers, William Hart and Franklin Hart.
Visitation will be held Monday, March 18, 2019 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home.
Pastor Jim Kane of First Church of God will officiate the funeral service.
Burial will take place at Rehobeth Cemetery near Albion.
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Arrangements entrusted to Hite Funeral Home.