JACK J. NOTESTINE, 87, of New Haven, died on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born in Ney, Ohio, he was the son of the late Harley and Ollie Notestine. The U.S. Navy veteran served his country in World War II and was a member of American Legion Post 330, where he was a past commander. He retired in 1986 from International Harvester after 44 years of service. Jack is survived by his children, Kent (Becky) Notestine of Woodburn, Constance Wannemacher of Fort Wayne and Kim (Kerry) Hicken of Roosevelt, Utah; brother, William Notestine of Defiance, Ohio; grandchildren, Mindy Rex, Heidi Felger, Sonja Moehring, Bill Notestine, Christian Burns, Dustin Wannemacher, Rhonda Southwick, Ryan Wannemach er, Donny Hicken, Jackie Hicken, Kyle Hicken, Eric Hicken, Jerod Hicken, and Justin Hicken; and 18 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 31 years, Velma, in 2012; and brother, Tom Notestine. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Pastor Todd Buckmaster officiating. Calling also from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven, with military honors by American Legion Post 330. Preferred memorials are to Riley Hospital for Children or Ronald McDonald House. For online condolences, visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

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