Earl W. Bangel
Earl W. Bangel, 91, of Lake Bruce, passed away Monday, Feb. 15, at his residence surrounded by family.
Born on Nov. 5, 1929, in Indianapolis, he was the son of the late Wilbur and Lillian (Deerberg) Bangel.
He was a Warren Central High School graduate.
On Feb. 27, 1954, he married Mary L. Dellinger. She preceded him in death on April 9, 2010.
He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Germany during the Korean conflict. Earl was a lifelong farmer.
He was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Lake Bruce. Earl and Mary enjoyed square dancing.
Survivors include his children: Darel W. (Nancy) Bangel of Alabama, Linda L. Bangel of Michigan, Louis A. (Jean) Bangel of Winamac and Bruce D. (Theresa) Bangel of Indianapolis; brother Glenn Bangel of Greenfield; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one on the way.
He was also preceded in death by sister Vera Lynch; and her husband Thomas.
Private family services will be held. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Lake Bruce.
The family request that memorial contributions be made to Fulton County Community Foundation.
Earl’s online guestbook is available and condolences can be shared with the family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.
(Pulaski County Journal — Feb. 24, 2021)