OBITUARY

Dennis L. Kreisher

February 18, 1935March 25, 2013

Dennis L. Kreisher, 78 0f Markle passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013 at the Markle Health and Rehabilitation Center. Dennis was a 1952 graduate of Markle High School. He was a member of the Markle United Methodist Church. He was a former Markle Town Board member for 15 years and was a volunteer fireman for the Markle Volunteer Fire Department for 31 years. He worked as a truck driver at Fox and also at Primco Incorporated in Fort Wayne for 31 years, retiring in 2002. He had worked with his father at Kreisher 66 in Markle for 10 years.

Dennis was born in Huntington the son of Henry E. and Ruby E. Kreisher.

His first marriage was to Billie Joan Gillingham, she preceded him in death. His second marriage was to Emilie A. Mason on January 4, 1974 at the Markle United Methodist Church. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include two sons: Dennis D. Kreisher of New Haven; Gregory A. Kreisher of Florida; two stepsons: Alan W. Jackson of Decatur; Phillip M. Jackson of Markle; a stepdaughter: Terri Lynn Forst of Markle; a sister: Linda (Robert) Reed of Markle; ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a stepdaughter: Jill A. Wellman.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana.

Funeral service will be held on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel with Pastor Steve McPeek officiating.

Interment will be at the Markle Cemetery.

Memorials may be made out to: The Awakening Community Church Indiana Dream Center or to Markle Fire Department in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, March 28, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 29, 2013
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Gregg Gearhart

March 29, 2013

Its so sad to see a great local Markle man pass away. He was a very good man.And was very nice and helpfull to us kids in Markle. I ran around with his sons (Greg and Dennis). My condolences go out to his wife and his family.May he rest in peace in heaven.

Daniel(Oz) Dickerson

March 29, 2013

Dennis was a great man.He often gave me advice on cars or anything in general.It was a pleasure to know him and will be missed.

Dallas Walker & Family

March 28, 2013

Our heartfelt condolences to the Kreisher Family.

March 28, 2013

We were so sorry to hear of Dennis' passing. He was a good person. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Ron & Joyce Greene

Dennis Fredrick

March 28, 2013

Kreisher Family,
We are so sorry to hear of Dennis's passing. Our deepest sympathy to the family. He was not only a good person but also a very good, steady,& loyal employee. We are still in Florida & will not be home for the service but will keep you in our prayers.
Dennis &Kathy Fredrick (Primco )

Irma Gutierrez

March 28, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with your family. He was a great man and great grandfather to my daughters

March 28, 2013

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Dennis and send our sympathy to his Family....Cousin Bob and Nancy Smyth (Warren,In)

Breanna Kreisher Black

March 27, 2013

You will be missed ever so much grandpa. May you rest in peace. Love your granddaughter.

March 27, 2013

OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO YOU AND THE FAMILY AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME.HE HAD A LONG JOURNEY ....MAY HE REST IN PEACE. YOU GET RESTED UP. PAT AND STEVE BROWN

Gale&Chris Highlen

March 27, 2013

Dear Emily and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow