Jack M. Strickler, 77, of Switz City, passed away at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 9, 2005 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton.
Born April 23, 1928 in Worthington, he was the son of Albert and Marie (Stinebaugh) Strickler. He was married to Rosetta (Wolfe) Strickler. They had been married for 55 years.
He was a 1946 graduate of Worthington-Jefferson High School and was a self-employed farmer. He was a member of the Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington, served on the Board of Directors of the Greene County Farm Bureau Co-op, served on the Board of Supervisors for the Greene County Soil & Water Conservation, and also served on the Board of Directors for the White River Valley Feeder Auction Association.
Survivors include: his wife Rosetta of Switz City; a son Charles Strickler and his wife Jan of Worthington; a daughter Beth and her husband Kenny Gillan of Linton; a brother Harold Strickler of Bloomington; a sister Reba York of Zionsville; two granddaughters, Tracey Linneweber and Kelley Miller; two grandsons, Bryce and Blaine Gillan; and three great-grandchildren, Lilly Carol Linneweber, and Alison Rachelle and William Jack Miller.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Worthington Chapel at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday with the Rev. Douglas Sanders officiating. Burial will follow at Peavey Cemetery in Howesville.
Friends may call Monday from 4-8 p.m., and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the Greene County Hospice through the funeral home.