GLORIA “SUE” POWE, 79, of New Haven, died on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at her daughter’s home. Born in Portland, she was a daughter of the late Claude and Treva Daniels. She was a very active member of Emanuel Lutheran Church, New Haven. She retired in 1988 from General Electric after 20 years. She is survived by her children, Lisa (Jay) Schmidt, Steve (Janet) Powe, Mark (Kathy) Powe, and David (Sue) Powe; siblings, Lois (Joe) Huber, Dianna Adams and Fred Daniels; and grandchildren, Adam (Angie), Leanne and Austin Powe, Kyle, Bryan and Alex Schmidt, and Kara Harz. She was preceded in death by her husband, Waymon S. Powe, in 2000; and brother, Richard Daniels. Funeral service is 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2012, at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven, with calling one hour prior to service. The Rev. David O. Stecker officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2012, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. Preferred memorials to Emanuel Lutheran Church, New Haven or Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. To share online condolences please visit

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