Colleen C. (Colt) Bryant

October 31, 1926 ~ January 18, 2020 (age 93)

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Colleen C. Bryant, 93, of North Webster, IN passed away at 8:55 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born on October 31, 1926 in Logan, UT to Tracy William & Grace (Lewis) Colt.

She graduated in 1944 from Lehi High School in Lehi, UT and attended Henegar College in Salt Lake City, UT. She was married on February 22, 1954 in Tacoma, WA to Sherman Eldon “Sherm” Bryant who survives and moved to the area in 1955 from Washington. She was a homemaker, helped run the family farm, and was formerly employed for Wawasee Community School Corporation as a secretary for the corporation superintendent and secretary at North Webster Elementary for a total of 19 years.

She was raised in the Mormon Faith and was a member of the North Winona Church of the Brethren & Hi Neighbor Club in North Webster. She was a former member of the Charm & Chatter Home Demonstration Club in North Webster. 

She is survived by:

Husband – Sherm Bryant of North Webster

2 Daughters – Cathleen “Cathy” (Ronald) Shipley of Leesburg & Carmen (George) Dougherty of Boggstown, IN

2 Sons – Steve (Sue) Bryant of North Webster & Stuart (Toni) Bryant of Libertyville, IL

7 Grand & 9 Gt. Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her parents, sister – June Hanson, and brother – John Colt.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & C.R. 500N, North Webster. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 26, 2020 in the funeral home with Pastor Mike Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Pierceton.

Preferred memorials may be given to the North Winona Church of the Brethren, 2475 E. 100N, Warsaw, IN 46580 or Lakeland Kiwanis, P.O. Box 138, North Webster, IN 46555. 

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January 25, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Owen Family Funeral Homes
8056 E. 500N P.O. Box 72
North Webster, IN 46555

Funeral Service
January 26, 2020

2:00 PM
Owen Family Funeral Homes
8056 E. 500N P.O. Box 72
North Webster, IN 46555

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