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Robert T. "Porky" Powers

January 5, 1960 — March 31, 2021

Robert T. “Porky” Powers, 61, of North Webster, IN passed away at 3:26 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born on January 5, 1960 in Sanford, NC to Charles Alfred & Gladys (Scott) Powers.

He attended Warsaw High School and was a lifetime Warsaw / North Webster area resident. He formerly worked at Colbin Tool in Syracuse as a polisher for several years, Ziebart in Warsaw, and Leesburg Tractor Parts.

He is survived by:

Lifetime Companion – Kim Vanover of North Webster

Daughter – Angie (Brisin Kratzchmar) Vanover of Warsaw

Step Son – Anthony Vanover of Grundy, VA

Grandson – Karl Kratzchmar

He was preceded in death by his parents, son – Timothy Vanover, and brother – Charles “June Bug” Powers Jr.

Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & CR 500N, North Webster, IN. Cremation will follow at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN.

Preferred memorials may be given to the Robert Powers Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 72, North Webster, IN 46555.

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Owen Family Funeral Home - North Webster


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