Loren U. Sprunger
Loren U. Sprunger, 84, of Berne passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013 at Swiss Village in Berne. He was born on July 2, 1928 in Adams County to Menno and Mae (Stauffer) Sprunger. He was married on July 4, 1950 to Doris Dick.
He was a member of the West Missionary Church. Over the years, he taught Sunday school and served as superintendent. He retired from Franklin Electric with 25 years of service. He was a DNR Hunter Education instructor. Being a nature enthusiast, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and bird watching. He was active in the Berne Conservation Club and the St. Marys and Bluecreek Conservation Club. He enjoyed sports and rooted for the Indiana Hoosiers.
He is survived by two daughters, Wanda (Steven) Roush of Indianapolis; and Patti (Jeff) Kiel of Raleigh, North Carolina; son, Fred Sprunger of Berne; brother, Paul Sprunger of Berne; sister, Evelyn Hart of Berne; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two brothers, Weldon and Leland Sprunger; and two sisters, Areta Bishop; and Janice Hoffman.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 and one hour prior to the 1:30 p.m. funeral service on Sunday, April 28 at Swiss Village in Berne. Officiating will be Pastor Keith Rupp. Burial will be at St. Luke's Cemetery in rural Decatur.
Memorials may be made to Swiss Village Samaritan Fund, Family LifeCare, or Berne Conservation Club.
Arrangements provided by Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne. Sign the guest book online at www.yagerkirchhofer.com.