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Dewey A. Childers

December 15, 1948 ~ December 22, 2023 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Dewey Childers Obituary

Dewey A. Childers, 75, of Bunker Hill, passed away at 2:48 p.m. Friday, December 22, 2023, at home surrounded by his family.  He was born December 15, 1948, in Peru, Indiana to Clifford Allen and Mary Catherine (Russell) Childers.  He married Rita Graf on October 23, 1982, in Greentown and she survives. 

Dewey was a farmer for many years.  He was a member of Loree Brethren Church in Bunker Hill where he was active as a Church Trustee.  He also recently retired from the advisory board for Clay Township, Miami County.   He enjoyed farming, fishing, reading, and spending time in his woods.

He is survived by his wife Rita, his children, Laurie (Steve) Allen, Jennifer (Harry) Davis, Angela Jakes, and Tricia (Tim) Pula.  Surviving grandchildren include Blake Allen, Kelsey Brooks, Dean Bass, Brandon Bass, Brad Jakes, Shad Jakes, Jeremy Jakes and Molly Jakes.  Also surviving are his great grandchildren, Braxton Allen, Evelyn Allen, Elora Allen, Aria Bass and Braylee Bass.   He is preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held Friday, December 29, 2023, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Loree Brethren Church Fellowship Hall, 8483 S. Strawtown Pike, Bunker Hill, IN. 46914.  A memorial service will follow at 4:00 p.m. at the Church Fellowship Hall.   Memorial contributions may be given to Loree Brethren Church in Dewey’s Memory.  Murray Weaver Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

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December 29, 2023

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Loree Brethren Church
8483 South Strawtown Pike
Bunker Hill, IN 46914

Memorial Service
December 29, 2023

4:00 PM
Loree Brethren Church
8483 South Strawtown Pike
Bunker Hill, IN 46914

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Visitation and Services will be held in the Fellowship Hall.

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