SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

ACD Festival poster artist dies

John Souder lost his battle with cancer Monday night.

Posted: Oct. 9, 2018 8:14 PM
Updated: Oct. 10, 2018 6:41 AM

AUBURN, Ind. (WFFT) - A local artist who’s work is known across the world has died.

John Souder lost his battle with cancer Monday night.

He’s known for designing the first 37 posters of the Auburn Cord Duesenburg Festival.

The festival posted the news on its Facebook page.

Souder retired after the 2017 festival.

Article Comments

Fort Wayne
Broken Clouds
65° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 65°
Angola
Overcast
59° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 59°
Huntington
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 63°
Decatur
Overcast
59° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 59°
Van Wert
Overcast
59° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 59°
Morning Storms Wednesday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events