John Milton Fetter

John Milton Fetter

Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
Death 9 Jul 2007 (aged 78)
Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
Burial Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 65300769 · View Source
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Obituary courtesy of Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Homes:

John M. Fetter, 78, of Meridian Street died at 7:45 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2007, at Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Mr. Fetter was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War and worked as a core maker at Golden Foundry for 34 years, retiring in 1987.

He was of the Baptist faith, loved America and Indiana nature and enjoyed fishing, watching basketball and spending time with his grandchildren and writing them letters.

The funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Barkes, Weaver and Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with the Rev. Doran Chambers officiating. Calling will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 9:30 a.m. until service time Thursday. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery, and military graveside rites will be conducted by Bartholomew County Veterans Color Guard.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Born in Columbus on April 27, 1929, Mr. Fetter was the son of Milton B. and Reba M. Thornburg Fetter. He married Betty Jo Winn on Sept. 4, 1948.
Survivors include a daughter, Denise (Russell) Hooper of Scipio; grandchildren, Andrew (Karen) Gossett of Fishers, Megan (Chris) Jenkins and Brittany Hooper, both of Scipio; and great-grandsons, Miles and Elijah Jenkins.

Mr. Fetter was preceded in death by his parents; his wife on Nov. 7, 1999; a daughter, Cathee Gossett; and a brother, Bob Fetter.

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