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Delmar F. Beight, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1910
Carlisle
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 2011

Indianapolis Star
June 9, 2011

Delmar F. Beight, Sr. 100, of Brownsburg, IN, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, just eleven days short of his 101st birthday.

Mr. Beight was born June 18, 1910 to John and Cora (Jerrell) Beight of Carlisle, IN, graduated from Sullivan High School in 1930, and married Dorothy Ellen Cox of Paxton, IN in 1937.

A loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Mr. Beight was a railroad engineer for Penn Central Railroad, retiring in 1975. Additionally, he worked as an automotive mechanic and track layer in the coal mines of Bicknell, IN.

Mr. Beight is survived by four sons, Delmar Jr., Ralph, Daniel, and Randall Beight; a daughter, Anita Beight-Mays; and eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy; a daughter, Doris Jean; and a son, Kenneth.

Funeral services will be 10am Sat. June 11th, 2011 at Matthews Mortuary, Brownsburg. Visitation will be 4-8pm Fri. June 10th in the mortuary. Graveside service will follow at 3pm in Indian Prairie Cemetery, Carlisle, IN. 
 
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 Parents:
  John W. Beight (1872 - 1947)
  Cora B. Jerrell Beight (1876 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Doris Jean Beight (1940 - 1947)*
 
 Sibling:
  Infant Son Beight (1907 - 1907)*
  Delmar F. Beight (1910 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Indian Prairie Cemetery
Bucktown
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: R.D. Baith
Originally Created by: Brittany Hewitt
Record added: Apr 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89005797
Delmar F. Beight, Sr
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