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Richard Wallace Askren
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1909
Death: Apr. 15, 2000

Richard W. Askren, 90, Indianapolis, died April 15. He was an engineer 20 years for Detroit Diesel Allison Division of General Motors, retiring in 1958. He was a charter member of the Indianapolis 500 Old-Timers Club and a member of Speedway Masonic Lodge. He was a member of Old Bethel United Methodist Church and was on the board of directors for Anderson Cemetery. He was a life member of the Scottish Rite and Murat Temple. Mr. Askren was a graduate of Purdue University and a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.

Survivors: wife Rosemary E. Hiland Askren; son Richard F. Askren; brother Joseph I. Askren; sister Mary Askren Kuhn; two grandchildren; three great-grandsons.

Services entrusted to Stirling-Gerber Funeral Home with inurnment: at Anderson Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  John Thomas Askren (1875 - 1955)
  Elizabeth Ethel Ruark Askren (1881 - 1943)
  Rosemary E Hiland Askren (1915 - 2011)*
  John Arthur Askren (1905 - 1993)*
  Richard Wallace Askren (1909 - 2000)
  Joseph Irwin Askren (1911 - 2004)*
  Mary Elizabeth Askren Kuhn (1918 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Anderson Cemetery
Warren Park
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Created by: William Taber
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29860498
Richard Wallace Askren
Added by: D. Hancock
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 Added: Jun. 12, 2011

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