Rev. Brenda J. Krauter, 60, of New Haven, died Thursday, September 6, 2012 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born in New Paris, Ohio she was the daughter of the late Coy and Mamie Brown. She loved camping and fishing.

She is survived by her husband, Richard; children, Lisa (Vincent) Alvarez of New Haven and Bryan (Shawna) Niccum of Fort Wayne; three step-children; sisters, Dorothy Abbott, Juanita Yearwood, and Barbara Jackson; 13 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Ginny Gentury and Gladys Lilly.

Funeral service is 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven with calling one hour prior. Chaplain Patricia Edwards-Holbert officiating. Calling is also 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 10, 2012 at the funeral home. Burial is in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven.

POSTED: 09/09/12 at 11:31 am. FILED UNDER: Obits