Sondra J. Kolbe, age 79, of Fort Wayne and formally of Kendallville, died on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Coventry Meadows Assisted Living in Fort Wayne. Mrs. Kolbe was born on March 19, 1940 in Berne, Indiana to the late Harry and Edith (Stucky) Musser. Sondra graduated from Garrett High School in 1958. On October 6, 1962 she married Tony J. Kolbe in Garrett. Sondra worked at Indiana & Michigan Power for many years and then later retired from the business office of Southwest Allen Schools in 2002 after 13 years. She enjoyed lake and water recreation activities, playing the piano, playing cards, especially playing Skip-Bo with her grandchildren. Spending time with her family and friends was her true joy.
Husband of 57 years, Tony Kolbe of Fort Wayne.
Son, Kris and Stephanie Kolbe of Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Daughter, Kim and Freddy Diaz of Fort Wayne.
Grandchildren; Maddie Kolbe, Sophie Kolbe, TJ Kolbe, Lilia Diaz and Emilia Diaz.
Sister, Donna and Harry DeMint of Poneto, Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 PM at Crosspointe Family Church, 210 Highpointe Crossing, Kendallville, Indiana 46755.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM at the church with Pastor Rich Secor officiating the service.
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