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Harold W. Rheinfrank

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Harold W. Rheinfrank, 90, Brazil, died Oct. 19, 2009, at the Exceptional Living Center. He had been a resident there since January.

He was born Sept. 22, 1919, in Osgood, Ind., the son of Carl Rheinfrank and Nellie Knapp Rheinfrank.

He attended Helton High School. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

His work career included working for the Pennsylvania RR, Terre Haute Army Ordinance Depot, Arketex Plant No. 3, and last worked at Indiana State University in the maintenance department.

On Oct. 4, 1952, he married Gladys Ferguson Rheinfrank and she preceded him in death.

He was a member of the Eastside Christian Church.

Survivors include stepdaughter Janice Smith, Indianapolis, granddaughters Jamie Shears, Alexandra and Sydney Shears, special niece Marsha Roeschlein, Rising Sun, Ind., and children Mike Roeschlein and Ann Michelle Cochran, and other extended family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Albert and Ray Rheinfrank and sisters Ruth and Mae, and his wife Gladys Rheinfrank.

Services will take place Thursday at 7 p.m., at French Funeral Home, with Pastor George Hewitt officiating.

Visitation will be Thursday, from 4-7 p.m.

Cremation will follow with burial of the ashes at a later date.

Light a candle in his memory at www.frenchfuneralhome.com.