Tim L. Drake, 61, Silver Lake, passed away at 3:55 p.m., Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne. He was born July 20, 1956 in Elkhart.
He married Sue (Watson) Drake Jan. 16, 1999, in Kosciusko County. He was retired from the Army and Army National Guard. He also worked as a machinist at Paragon Medical. He was a member of ABATE Motorcycle Group. Drake loved riding motorcycles, fishing, playing pool, and anything Star Trek.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Drake, Silver Lake; sons: Tim (spouse Cami) Drake, Coldwater, Mich.; and Bryan Drake, Silver Lake; daughter: Zoe “Angela” Smolenski, Silver Lake; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren; also surviving are a brother, Jerry (spouse Carol) Drake, Bakersfield, Calif.; sisters: Nancy (spouse Ron) Green, Shipshewana; and Sally (spouse Greg) Micheel, Indianapolis.
Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m.-noon, Sunday, Jan. 28, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A funeral service will be held at noon Sunday, Jan. 28 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw with Chaplain Bob Jarboe officiating. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Jan. 29, in Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery, Osceola.
Memorial contributions may be made to: The Tim Drake Funeral Fund C/O McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel 2290 Provident Court Warsaw, IN 46580
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