MONROEVILLE, Ind. — Noble William “Bill” Comment, 73, of Monroeville,
passed away at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in the Parkview
Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.
born on Thursday, May 16, 1940, in Adams County, Ind., the son of the
late Noble “Cobe” Comment Sr. and the late Cecil (Burkhead) Comment.
He married Lucille F. Sorg on Aug. 12, 1961, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hessen Cassel.
Bill was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Monroeville and the
Maumee Valley Tractor Club. He was also a member of the “Liar’s Club”
and the Model A Club.
He was a lifetime Allen County farmer and
retired from Fruehauf Trailer Manufacturing in Fort Wayne. He was also
the owner and operator of Comment Farm Repair in Monroeville.
was very important to Bill. He loved spending time with his wife,
children & grandchildren. His passion was sharing his knowledge with
others. He loved supporting the farming community through his work at
the welding shop. He loved & was passionate about antique Farmall
tractors and Model A’s.
Surviving are his wife, Lucille F.
Comment of Monroeville; daughter, Carolyn (Kip) Reidenbach of Decatur;
son, Gary (Cindy) Comment of Hoagland; son, Steve (Annette) Comment of
Monroeville; son, Dean (Dawn) Comment of Zulu; brother, Roy (Marion)
Comment of Goshen; and brother, Wallace Comment of Decatur. He is also
survived by ten grandchildren, Cathie (Andy) Reidenbach Stratton; Candy
Reidenbach; Amy Streets; Caitlin (Travis) Reidenbach Tonner; Nathan
Comment; Cole Comment; Kirsten Comment; Shelby Comment; Wyatt Comment;
and Morgan Comment and five great-grandchildren, Kayden Streets; Libbie
Stratton; Ethan Streets; Greg and Gracie Stratton.
Preceding Noble in death were an infant daughter and a sister, Joan Fuhrman.
prayer service will be held at 10:15 a.m. Monday in the Zwick &
Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel in Monroeville; followed by a Mass of
Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in the St. Rose Catholic Church in
Monroeville with Fr. Lourdino Fernandes officiating. Interment will
follow in the St. Rose Catholic Cemetery.
will be received from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 19 and 2 to 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 20 in the Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel in
Monroeville. A rosary service will be held on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the
Preferred memorials are masses to the church; St. Rose Catholic School Building Fund; or Monroeville EMS.