Pflughaupt, 88, of Valparaiso, passed away Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
He was born on
December 10, 1926 in Darmstadt, Germany, to Hermann and Anna Maria (Worth)
Wolfgang served his
country in the Army before attending Valparaiso University. He then went on
to work for many years in the steel industry as a draftsman at U.S. Steel.
He was a lifelong member of the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and fondly
served as a Scout Master for Boy Scout Troop #95 in Valparaiso.
On November 9,
1952, he married Betty Brown, who survives, along with four children: Dennis
Pflughaupt of Valparaiso, Dale (Karen) Pflughaupt of Chesterton, Philipp
(Sharon) Pflughaupt of Blue Springs, MO, and David (Kim) Pflughaupt of
LaPorte; eight grandchildren: Matthew (Jennifer), Zachary, Dalton, Scott,
Dylan, Derek, Kate, and Connor; and one great-grandchild, Lilly.
He was preceded in
death by his parents.
A funeral service
will be held on Friday, February 6, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. at Prince of Peace
Lutheran Church, 234 W. Division Road, Valparaiso, with Reverend William Foy
officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery.
Visitation will be
Friday at the church from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials may be made to the Prince of Peace Building Fund.