Michael Joseph Tagtmeyer, 64, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018 at his home in Fremont, Indiana.
He was born on October 11, 1954 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Charles William and Vira Waneta (Lepley) Tagtmeyer. He married Jeri Lynette Foster on October 27, 1984.
Michael worked at the family business, Tagtmeyer Construction.
He was an avid drag racer and enjoyed racing his own 67 Nova. He would often joke that his first love was his wife and his second love was his “Baby”, his 67 Nova.
Surviving is his loving wife Jeri L. Tagtmeyer of Fremont; his two brothers, John C. (Donna) Tagtmeyer of Angola and Steven David (Jill) Tagtmeyer of Gulf Shores, Alabama and his sister, JoAnn Joyce (Bob) Schaab of Fort Wayne. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Weicht Funeral Home, Angola, Indiana with Pastor Tracey Zimmerman officiating.
Burial will take place at a later date in Circle Cemetery, Hudson, Indiana.
Visitation will be from 4-7 PM on Friday, November 30, 2018 at the Weicht Funeral Home and from 10-11:00 AM on Saturday, December 1, 2018 prior to the service.
Memorials in Michael’s memory may be made to the Community Humane Shelter of Steuben County, Angola, Indiana or to donor’s choice.
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