|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.
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)*
Created by: William Taber
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
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Added: Jun. 12, 2011