Philip Allen Hakey, 79, of Albion, passed away on May 31, 2021, at his residence.
Born in Fort Wayne, on January 18, 1942, to the late Robert A. and Rosemary (McCoy) Hakey.
Philip married Lucille Mae Wagner on July 7, 1962. She preceded him in death on February 28, 2019.
He worked for Meyer Stamping in Fort Wayne for 29 years.
Philip was a member of Wolf Lake Methodist Church, Albion Eagles # 2455, and Wolf Lake Lions Club. He loved fishing, woodworking, restoring old cars, and collecting die-cast cars.
He is survived by his two daughters, Suzanne Marie Hakey and Josephine Mae Hakey; one son, Wesley Allen Hakey; two grandchildren, Christopher (Becky) Hakey and Matthew Hakey; a great-granddaughter, Ariella; five step-brothers, Roger (Barb) Hakey, John (Lisa) Hakey, Mark Hakey and Jerry (Ev) Harden; two step-sisters, Tina (David) Hicks and Bonnie Crabtree.
Philip was preceded in death by one son, Philip Hakey Jr., on December 1, 2016; a step-brother, Barry Harden.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m., on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at Sheets and Childs Funeral Home, Churubusco Chapel.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 7, 2021, at the funeral home.
Burial will be at Sparta Cemetery.
Memorials to American Heart Association.
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American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
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