SELLERS, Dale - Fountain County INGenWeb Project

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Source: The obituary is from a collection of newspaper (paper names not recorded) obituaries saved, by Fauniel Hershberger, during the 1950's, 60's, 70's and 80's. She was a life long resident of Fountain County Indiana.  The collection is now housed at Crawfordsville District Public Library.

Dale H. Sellers, 62, of 326 Robinson St., died at Lakeview Memorial Hospital at 6:20 p. m. Sunday. He had been a patient seven days. Mr. Sellers was a veteran auto mechanic. He took his schooling in West Lebanon, Ind., where he was born Oct. 5, 1897, son of Frank J. and Maude Alice Rutter Sellers. He began as a mechanic in West Lebanon, then worked in 1922 for Barkman Chevrolet, following employment at Dodge Motors and then 18 years for Packard Motors. He retired in December, 1951. His principal hobby was tinkering with autos. Mr. Sellers served as a private in Battery D, 69 Field Artillery in World War I. He enlisted in Williamsport, Ind., and was discharged Dec. 20, 1918 at Camp Taylor, Ky. On March 25, 1925 he was married to Myrtle Allison who survives. He was a member of West Lebanon Methodist Church. Other survivors include, brother, Robert Sellers of Valparaiso, Ind.; sisters, Mrs. Pauline Yarbro, of Danville, Mrs. Delores Swiatowiec, of Chicago, Mrs. Lois Hall, Attica, Ind., Mrs. Bernadine Wilson, Bryan, Ohio. A sister preceded him in death. The body is at Pape Memorial Home for services at 1:30 p. m. Wednesday. The Rev. Paul Curry will officiate, with burial in Walnut Corner Cemetery.   --typed by Walt W
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