David Andrew Hoskins, 49, of Orleans, died Monday, July 11, 2011 at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.
David was born May 13, 1962 in Crawfordsville.
He was the son of Charles and Patricia Hoskins, who preceded him in death.
He graduated in 1980 from Brazil High School in Brazil and from Eastern Illinois University in 1986.
He was a teacher, minister, firefighter and EMT. He ministered at the Carbon Baptist Church, the Lebanon Baptist Church and currently at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Orleans since June of 2005. He was a member of the Wright Township and Orleans Fire Departments and was an EMT for Orange County Ambulance service.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Welch Hoskins, two sons, Zechariah Hoskins of Bloomington and Abram Hoskins of Orleans also one daughter, Sarah Hoskins of Orleans. There is a brother, Chip Hoskins of Brazil and two sisters, Christina Guerer of Brazil and Michelle Edelbrock of Houston, Texas.
The funeral will be on Saturday, July 16, at 10 a.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Orleans with Bro. Paul Scott officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Friends are invited to visitation on Friday from 3-8 p.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.
The family requests memorials to the Orleans Ministerial Association and the Food Bank in care of the Ochs-Tetrick Funeral Home in Orleans.