formerly of Chesterton, died of a lengthy illness in Michigan on Monday, May
He is survived by
Lynne, loving wife of 57 years; daughter Kim (Steve) Rinaldi; son Kent
(Sandy) Reglein; granddaughters Stephanie (Joseph) Carroll and Michelle
(Jeff) Monticello; and great-grandson, Nathan Carroll.
Valedictorian of his Class of 1958, and attended Wabash College.
self-employed as a Fire Protection Engineer for 40 years. In his early
years, he was President of the Town Board, Plan Commission, and Chamber of
Commerce. He was also the Building Inspector.
He was known as “Mr
Fixit” by many. There was nothing he couldn't fix, including pump organs. He
loved woodworking, flying, and sailing. He was an early morning figure at
Peggy Sue's for many years.
As per his request
there will be no service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CURE
PSP at www.psp.org