Donald A Schabel, age 92, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away on Wednesday July 24, 2019. Donald was born July 22, 1927 in Hammond Indiana. Don was a U.S Navy veteran and was an attorney for several years.
Mr. Schabel argued successfully in front of U.S. Supreme Court the case Roudbush vs. Hartke which set the precedent for election recounts in the United States. Please use the following link to read the case. https://casetext.com/case/roudebush-v-hartke
Mr Schabel is survived by his daughter Victoria (Jeffrey) Pipher, son Donald (Laura), sisters Joan Hart and Mary Ellen Schukai. Grandsons Benjamin and Nathaniel.
Mr. Schabel was a devoted husband and caregiver to his late wife Amelia Schabel. He is also preceded in death by one sister, Barbara Puntillo and brother Bill Schabel.
Visitation and services will be held on Tuesday July 30th 2019 with visitation from 10 am - 11am and funeral services at 11 am. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel 435 West Troy Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46225
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.leppertmortuary.com for the Schabel family.