Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

April 2, 2013

Carl E. McNeely


— Carl E. McNeely of Tucson, Ariz., died March 29. He had formerly resided in Brownsburg.

Born May 2, 1927, in Greencastle, he was a son of the late Leonidas and Sallie McNeely.

Mr. McNeely was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He retired in 1988 after working 40 years as an engineering technician for Allison Gas Turbine.

He was a life member of Mooresville American Legion Post 103 and a founding member of Mooresville Optimist Club. He was also involved as a Scout leader for Hoosier Trail Council.

Survivors include his wife, Betty McNeely; a son, Michael (Sharon) McNeely; a daughter, Deborah (Robert) Hartigan; a step-daughter, Julie Sherlund; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary J. McNeely.

Graveside services are 11 a.m. Thursday at Forest Hill Cemetery in Greencastle.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Online condolences may be sent to the McNeely family at www.hamptongentry.com.