DELPHIA M. “DEL” FEDERSPIEL, 91, died on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born in Vincen nes, she was the daughter of the late George and Margaret Downey. She was a member of Grace Brethren Church, Fort Wayne. She is survived by her children, Joseph Federspiel and Marjorie (Dennis) Pugsley, both of New Haven, Roger (Ann) Federspiel and Terry (Diane) Federspiel, both of Fort Wayne, and Patricia (Gary) Kemper of Leo; 20 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaugh ter. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Federspiel, in 1985; son, Michael Federspiel, in 1986; one brother; and two sisters. Funeral service is noon Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven, with calling from 10 a.m. to noon prior to service. Pastor Bob Arenobine officiating. Burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven. Preferred memorials to Grace Brethren Church, Fort Wayne. For online condolences, please visit

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