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Henry Lovett

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Henry Lovett passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones, Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010, after a short battle with cancer.

He was born in Berlin, Germany, March 11, 1951, to Raymond and Pia (Mazurek) Lovett.

He moved to the United States when he was 2-years-old. He and his family had lived the remainder of his life in Clay County.

He graduated from Van Buren High School in 1969. Henry worked 13 years for Mallory's in Greencastle and Indianapolis. Upon their closure, he started his own business in 1987, created through his hobbies of electronics and hunting. He designed and manufactured electronic dog training devices. He continued the business along with his sons.

On Feb. 17, 1979, he married Cynthia "Cindy" Oberholtzer.

He was preceded in death by his parents and nephews Ryan Lucas.

He is survived by his wife Cindy and their four children Chandra Kumpf and husband Paul, Nick Lovett and Alyssa Papinchock, Nathan Lovett and Nyle Lovett, all of Brazil, grandsons Caleb, Cameron and Carter Kumpf, mothers and fathers-in-law Paul and Shirley Oberholtzer, Bowling Green, sisters Veronica Lucas and husband Larry, Barbara Peters and husband Randy, brother Mike Lovett and wife Cindy, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

Memorial services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, 1702 E. National Ave., Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010, at 6 p.m. Visitation will be at the funeral home, Saturday, from 4 p.m., until time of services.

At his request, cremation services have been chosen.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1250 Fourth St., Santa Monica, Calif., 90401.

Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.