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Loren Adran "Jack" Drake
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1912
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1993
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Loren was the son of John Drake and Laura Belle Drake.

He married Geraldine Harkness on January 4, 1937 in Vigo County, Indiana.

Father of Sandra Sue, John Kenneth, Gerald Adrain, Timothy Glen, Fred Duane, Stanley Robbin, Nina Lorene and Jill Darlene Drake.

OBITUARY FROM THE TRIBUNE STAR, TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA

LOREN A. 'JACK' DRAKE

FARMERSBURG - Loren A. "Jack" Drake, 80, of Farmersburg, died at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 31, 1993, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was a retired teamster.

He was born Oct. 24, 1912, in Fairbanks Township to John Drake and Laura Belle Drake Drake.

His wife, Geraldine Harkness Drake, died in 1985.

Survivors include five sons, John of Columbus, Ohio, Dr. Stanley of Terre Haute, Gerald, Timothy G., and Dr. Fred of Farmersburg; three daughters, Sandra Cooprider of Farmersburg, Nina Cagle of Shelburn and Jill Drake of Terre Haute; five brothers, Hiram H. of Sullivan, Dorlan W. of Terre Haute, Johnny Milton and Lowell of Farmersburg and Leon A. of Tucson, Ariz.; two sisters, Rosa Drake Marshall of Butler, Pa., and Elizabeth Yaw of Toledo, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was a member of Robinson Moose Lodge 1369 and Teamsters Local.

Services are 1 p.m. Sunday in Fidler-Mattox Farmersburg chapel, with the Revs. chuck Powell and Russell Taylor officiating. Burial is in Westlawn Cemetery. Visitation is 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Drake (1882 - 1923)
  Laura B Drake (1882 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Geraldine Harkness Drake (1919 - 1985)
 
 Siblings:
  Hiram Henry Drake (1904 - 1994)*
  Dorlin William Drake (1907 - 1997)*
  Johnny Milton Drake (1908 - 1996)*
  Loren Adran Drake (1912 - 1993)
  Lowell Conroe Drake (1914 - 2010)*
  Hubert Drake (1921 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westlawn Cemetery
Farmersburg
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section B
 
Maintained by: Mary Duffer Morgan
Originally Created by: Brian
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29883276
Loren Adran Jack Drake
Added by: Brian
 
Loren Adran Jack Drake
Added by: Brian
 
Loren Adran Jack Drake
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- Sharon Benefiel Palmer
 Added: May. 5, 2009
 
 
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