TERRY L. LINKER, 70, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at home. Born in Fort Wayne, he was the son of the late Leonard and Luella Linker. He was a member of Martini Lutheran Church, New Haven. Terry served his country in the U.S. Army and retired in 2003 from B.F. Goodrich after 35 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Arlene; daughters, Jennifer (Rick) Frey and Jamie Linker, both of New Haven; and siblings, Denny (Lavera) Linker and Janice Linker, both of New Haven, Dave (Jane) Linker of Hoagland, Lon Linker of Decatur, and Linda (Loren) Juday of Hemphill, Texas. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Byron and Kenny Linker. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Martini Lutheran Church, 333 Moeller Road, New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Pastor Matt Kohl officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at the church. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Preferred memorials to Martini Lutheran Church. Arrangements by E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven. For online condolences, please visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

POSTED: 04/10/13 at 7:16 am. FILED UNDER: Obits