Donald Rap Alsop, 69, of Indianapolis, Ind., passed away March 1, 2011.
He was born to the late Ray D. and Mary Ruth Alsop on Nov. 23, 1941 in Linton.
He graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor's degree and went on to graduate from Indiana University with a master's degree.
During his lifetime he worked for many companies which include the following: Chemist and quality control at Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, president of Indianapolis Rubber Company, owner and president of Indy Rubber Products, owner and president of Alsop Industrial Services, partner of TDJ Inc., and owner and president of TPC Inc.
Donald's hobbies included being an Amateur Radio Operator with a call sign of K958P and a private pilot for many years. He was a member of Allisonville Christian Church where he served as an Elder.
He is survived by an aunt and uncle, Norma and Don Elliott of Linton, and aunt, Betty Newson of Linton, and many cousins.
He was laid to rest on Friday, March 4 at Center Ridge Cemetery in Sullivan, Ind.