Darrel was born on April 13, 1946 in Greene County to the late Charlie and Hazel (Harper) Dishman.
Darrell was a painter and he worked for Indiana University for 32 years retiring in 2001. Darrel was a member of the Moose Lodge #2517 in Sullivan, and he served in the United States Army during Vietnam War.
He leaves behind his wife Linda (Baker) Dishman of Sullivan, his daughters Ginger (Bill) Sipes of Bloomfield, and Christy Dishman of Bloomington. He also leaves behind his brother Joe Dishman of Springville, his sisters Loretta Lee of Bedford, Bonnie Eads of Whitehall, and Linda Baker of Greenwood, and his grandchildren Alisha Sipes, A. J. Sipes, Garrison Hamlin, and Faith Hamlin.
Friends may call at the Day Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2-8 p.m. Funeral services will be on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. also at the funeral home with Rev. Bob Courson Jr. officiating.
Burial will take place at the Flynn Cemetery in Greene County where military honor will be conducted.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.dayfuneralservices.com.