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Nellie "Lee" Hiser

d. December 7, 2020

Nellie "Lee" Hiser

Nellie "Lee" Hiser, 91, of Antwerp passed away Monday, December 7, 2020 at The Manor in Antwerp.

Lee was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio on June 20, 1929, a daughter of the late Sue (Grant) and Cecil Jacobs.

She worked at the Fort Wayne Newspapers and in her hometown in Beverly Hills, Florida. Lee also worked in retail sales and served as "Ambassador: at the Antwerp Manor!

Lee will be sadly missed by her children, Sue (Steve) Knapp of Antwerp Sandy (the late Ken) Young of Fort Wayne, Debbie (Dennis) Delagrange of Harlan; 10 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Forest  Hiser and siblings, Cecil Jacobs, Margarie Watts & Barbara Marker.

Viewing is Monday, Dec. 14, 2020, 9:30 - 11:00 AM at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 W. River Street, Antwerp, with her funeral service at 11 AM.

Due to state mandate, guests must wear masks at all times, maintain social distancing, and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while participating in Lee's viewing and service.

Memorials are to Antwerp Manor Activity Fund.

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Flowers may be delivered Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm to the Antwerp Funeral Home. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Nellie "Lee" Hiser, please visit our flower store.

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Monday, December 14, 2020

9:30 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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