Lulu L. Fraley, 50

Lulu L. Fraley, 50 years, of Waterloo, Indiana, passed away Friday, September 18, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Lulu was born December 23, 1969, in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of the late Laramie E. and Janet R. (Hart) Harness, Sr.  She attended DeKalb High School.  She married Gerald “Lee” Fraley Jr. on February 10, 1989 and he survives.  Lulu was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who cared for the needs of her family.  She enjoyed making crafts, especially beads and crocheting.  She tended to her gardens and loved to spend money.  She might have been smaller in stature, but she could hold her position with anyone on any given day!  She was a sparkplug to those who knew her.

Surviving is her husband, Gerald “Lee” Fraley Jr. of Waterloo, Indiana; three children, Sasha (Doug Miller) Harness of Woodburn, Indiana, James Fraley of Butler, Indiana and Justyn Fraley of Waterloo, Indiana; two grandchildren, Elizabeth Fraley and Lennox Miller; Three siblings, Benny Tilley of Selma, Indiana, Jacki Harness of Auburn, Indiana and Laramie “Larry” Harness, Jr. of Hamilton; half-sister, Brenda Harness of Seminole, Florida.  She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson, Leighton Miller.

To honor Lulu’s request, there will be no visitation and the family will honor her memory with a gathering at a later date.

Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial contributions be made to the family to assist with expenses.

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