|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 2008|
David Neitzel of Mooresville, Indiana lifelong Morgan County farmer and cattle producer, died Friday, January 11, 2008 in his residence. He was 80.
Mr. Neitzel was born October 1, 1927 in Morgan County, Indiana to the late William and Josephine (Pawolski) Neitzel.
He graduated from Mooresville High School. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War serving in Germany and France. He was employed as a machinist and group leader for forty years at Link Belt, retiring in 1988.
David was passionate about automobiles and had an impressive collection of Studebakers. He was a member of the International Studebaker Drivers Club. In addition, he served as an officer and past treasurer of the Antique Studebaker Car Club and the Historic Auto Club.
He was active with the Morgan County 4-H and was an adult leader for more than twenty years.
Mr. Neitzel married Barbara Ann (Wilson) Neitzel on September 10, 1948; she preceded him in death on March 24, 2004.
He was active in Barbara's antique business and her partner in business from 1962 until her death. They enjoyed traveling throughout most of North America and were proud of their fifty-five years of marriage.
David will be remembered as a devoted father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Survivors include his sons, Mark Allen Neitzel of Mooresville, Indiana and Dana Edward Neitzel of Mooresville, Indiana; brother, John Otto Neitzel; grandchildren, Carrie, Casey, Austin, and Christian Neitzel; step grandchild, Dustin Cross; great grandchildren, Shelby and Tyler; four step great grandchildren.
Funeral services were Tuesday, January 15th, in the Carlisle & Son Funeral Chapel, Mooresville, with Pastor Jeff Newton officiating.
Interment will be in Mooresville Cemetery, Mooresville, Indiana
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
William Neitzel (1884 - 1968)
Josephine Pawloske Neitzel (1891 - 1981)
Barbara Ann Wilson Neitzel (1930 - 2004)
Arthur William Neitzel (1917 - 1988)*
Martha M Neitzel (1918 - 1980)*
John Otto Neitzel (1922 - 2008)*
Florine Ann Neitzel Miller (1924 - 1974)*
Carl David Neitzel (1927 - 2008)
Created by: Ruth (Hickman) Wicks
Record added: Jan 13, 2008
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