He was born on Sept. 26, 1928 in Vincennes, the son of William and Pauline (Taylor) Medcalf.
William was US Army veteran who served in the Korean War. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post #7117 of Worthington and the American Legion Post #22 of Linton.
Preceded in death by his parents, his wife; Oris (Reed) Medcalf and one sister.
Survivors include three sons; Rick (Lana) Medcalf of Terre Haute, Ronald (Dianne) Medcalf of Gulf Port, Miss., and Robert Medcalf of Terre Haute; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Cremation is scheduled.
Arrangements were entrusted to Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger.