Cameron Wayne Hackworth

Cameron Wayne Hackworth died on Jan. 22, 2020 t 3:20 a.m. at Dupont Hospital on Fort Wayne.

Cameron was born on Dec. 6, 2019 to Timothy W. Hackworth and Leah M. (Anderson) Ortiz, both of Kimmell.

Although Cameron’s life was short, he filled his parents’ hearts with a life time of love. He gave those around courage, by the strength he fought and his will to live. Cameron will always be remembered by his parents as their “little prize fighter.”

Cameron is survived by his parents; brother, Michael Ortiz; sisters, Lydia Ortiz, Jaqueline Ortiz, and Shelby Hackworth; grandparents, Lydia and Timothy Hackworth, and Angela and Juan Ramirez all of North Manchester; great grandparents, Rick and Kathleen Hicks of South Whitley, and Jack and Darlene Wagner of North Manchester; aunts, Melinda Hackworth, Shailea (Tyler) Singleton, and Lexi Ramirez; uncles, Jacob (Jennifer) Anderson, Juan Ramirez, and Layton Ramirez. He is preceded in death by two great-grandparents and a great uncle, Joshua Allen Hicks.

Funeral service will be Saturday, Feb. 1 at 3 p.m. at McKee Mortuary, North Manchester, officiated by Jacob Anderson.

Calling is also Saturday from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to Mad Anthony Children’s Hope House, 7922 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne, 46804 or Trisomy 18 Foundation, 4491 Chesire Station Plaza, Suite 157, Dale City, Va. 22193

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Posted on 2020 Jan 29