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Alexander Funeral Home - North Chapel

4200 Stringtown Road, Evansville, IN

OBITUARY

Edward E Rentchler

February 15, 1932June 14, 2020

Edward E. Rentchler, 88, passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2020 in Boonville, IN. He was born in Elberfeld, IN on February 15, 1932 to the late Louis E. and Hilda (Zint) Rentchler.

He was a lifelong farmer and a member of Farm Bureau since 1955. He was a member of the All-Seasons Camping Club and Zion United Church of Christ in Elberfeld. A life member of Evansville VFW Post 1114, American Legion Post 351 in Elberfeld and the 772nd Military Police Battalion and Veteran’s Association. Edward was an Army Veteran serving in the Korean War and was stationed in Taejon, Korea. He attended and completed basic training at Camp Attebury and also Fort Knox.

Edward is preceded in death by his parents and wife, Betty Rentchler.

He is survived by his daughter, Linda McMichael (Eric); sons, Robert Rentchler (Joann) and Raymond Rentchler (Pam); nine grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren; and sister, Anna Harris; and nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service will be held Friday, June 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Alexander North Chapel, 4200 Stringtown Road, officiated by Pastor Steve Oeth and Pastor Paul Fraser, burial will follow in Zion Cemetery. Friends may visit Thursday, June 18, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m and Friday, 9:00 a.m. until service time.

Memorial contributions may be made to Zion United Church of Christ in Elberfeld.

Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Linda McMichael (Eric), Daughter
  • Robert Rentchler (Joann), Son
  • Raymond Rentchler (Pam), Son
  • Anna Harris, Sister
  • Louis E. Rentchler, Father (deceased)
  • Hilda (Zint) Rentchler, Mother (deceased)
  • Betty Rentchler, Wife (deceased)
  • Nine grandchildren
    Seventeen great grandchildren
    Nieces
    Nephews

Services

  • Funeral Service At Alexander North Chapel

    Friday, June 19, 2020

Memories

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Deann Smith (Harris)

June 18, 2020

Ray & family,
We are so very sorry for the loss of your dad. We pray for peace for all of you.

The Harris family Joyce, Steve, Deann & Erika

KEISTON R.HOLLOWAY

June 17, 2020

ON BEHALF OF THE COMRADES AND SISTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT YOU HAVE OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCES FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE AND OUR DEPARTED COMRADE.OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL.SINCERELY VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF INDIANA STATE CHAPLAIN KEISTON R.HOLLOWAY

Jerry Thene

June 17, 2020

Great man. He will be missed dearly.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY