Lucille Mae (Wagner) Hakey

October 17, 1943 ~ February 28, 2019 (age 75)


Lucille Mae Hakey, 75, of Albion, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at North Ridge Village Nursing and Rehab in Albion.

Born in Fort Wayne, on October 17, 1943, to the late, Joseph and Francis (Becktal) Wagner. She spent her formative years in Fort Wayne, graduating from South Side High School in 1962.

Lucille was married to Phillip Hakey in Fort Wayne, on July 7, 1962, after being set up on a blind date.

She worked at Myer's Stamping, retiring in 2005.

Lucille is survived by her husband of 56 years, Philip Hakey of Albion; a son, Wesley Hakey of Kimmell; two daughters, Suzanne Hakey and Josephine Hakey both of Albion; two grandchildren, Christopher (Becky) Hakey of Columbia City and Matthew Hakey of Fort Wayne.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded by a son, Phillip Hakey, Jr. on December 1, 2016, and a brother, Gerald Wagner.

Services will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at 11:00 a.m., Pastor James R. Taylor officiating

Family will receive friends on Monday, March 4, 2019, from 4:00 p.m., to 8:00 p.m., calling one hour prior to the service.

Burial taking place at Sparta Cemetery, Kimmell.

In Lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Donors Choice.

Online note to the family at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lucille Mae (Wagner) Hakey, please visit our floral store.


March 4, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Funeral Service
March 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

© 2020 Sheets and Childs Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA