Donald Metzner

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Donald Metzner

  • Birth 15 Dec 1925
  • Death 24 Aug 2006
  • Burial Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 17208819

Monticello Herald Journal 25 Aug 2006
Donald B. Metzner, 80
Burial will be at Chesteron Cemetery.

Donald B. Metzner "Crankshaft", 80, Chesterton, father of a local resident, died Thursday, Aug. 24, 2006, at his residence.

He was born at Union Mills on Dec. 15, 1925, to Gustave Adolph and Laura Mae (Burlingham) Metzner. He married Doris O. Canter, at Augsburg Lutheran Church, Porter on June 18, 1944. She survives.

He served in the United States Army.He was retired from the Teamster Local 142 as a mechanic. He was a member of the VFW Porter Post 2511 and Chesterton American Legion Post 170.

Other survivors include daughters, Rose Marie (Dr. Charles) Crockett, Evansville, and Rhonda Sue (Roger) Farney, Monticello; sister, Jean Ann Good, Springville; grandchildren, Michael W. (Brenda) Metzner and eight other
grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

A son, Donald "Rusty" Metzner and brothers, George, Ronald, and Richard Metzner are deceased.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home with the Rev. Terry Rhine officiating. Burial will be at Chesterton Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to V.N.A. Hospice Center of Porter County.
(submitted by Mark Wirey)


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Gravesite Details s/o Gustave & Laura Metzner

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  • Created by: Kathy in NW Indiana
  • Added: 29 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17208819
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Metzner (15 Dec 1925–24 Aug 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17208819, citing Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Kathy in NW Indiana (contributor 45695505) .