JOHN BALES, father of the Rev. Rachel Bales-Case serving Kimmell/Indian Village United Methodist Churches, died Saturday, Aug. 23. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at First Wayne United Methodist Church, 300 E. Wayne Street in Fort Wayne. Condolences can be sent to Rev. Rachel Bales-Case and Mr. Carl Case, 9379 N. Steinbarger Lake Rd., Wawaka, IN 46794-9741.