RACHEL M. CALHOUN, 86, of New Haven, passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. A Burkhart, Ohio native, she was the daughter of the late Windle and Louisa (Carpenter) Burkhart. She is survived by children, Ralph M. Calhoun of Fort Wayne and Carol Ann (Jerry) Flowers of Columbia City; and grandson, Jason M. Calhoun of Fort Wayne. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles T. Calhoun; brother, Alban K. Burkhart; and half siblings, Mary M. Ritterbeck, Nona A. Schnelker, and Malvan Burkhart. Per Rachel’s wishes, there will be no calling or services. Burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven. Preferred memorials to Whitley County Humane Society, 951 S. Line St., Columbia City, IN 46725. Arrangements by E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven. To leave online condolences, please visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

POSTED: 09/04/15 at 7:31 am. FILED UNDER: Obits