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Roy Wayne Neese

Roy Wayne Neese

August 19, 1931 - January 6, 2022


Roy Wayne Neese, 90, of Brazil, Indiana passed away January 6, 2022, following a short stay at Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care.

Roy was born on August 19, 1931, in Putnam County, Indiana the son of Joseph Daniel and Zella (Schroer) Neese. He graduated from Reelsville High School with the class of 1949. Following high school, he served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Roy worked for Lone Star Cement Plant in Greencastle for many years and then IBM until his retirement. He enjoyed bowling and his antique cars, and spending time with family. He was a member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and attended the Knightsville United Methodist Church.

Roy was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Zella Neese; siblings: Mary Belle Spelbring, Marilyn Jane Carter, Francis Neese, Betty Cohoon, and Clyde Neese; in-laws Ronald Eggers, John Carter, Earl Cohoon, Ronald Rodgers, Carl Spelbring, and Carolyn Neese

Survivors include his siblings: Geneva Eggers of Avon; Ronald Neese, and Marlene Rodgers; as well as several nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

Visitation will be at French Funeral Home, 421 E. National Ave. Brazil, Indiana 47834 on Monday, January 10, 2022, from 11 AM until 1:00 PM. Services will be held at the funeral home, on Monday, at 1:00 PM with Pastor Rick Henry officiating. Burial will follow at Poland Zion Cemetery.

Special thanks to Ronald Neese, and Jeff and Leslie Rodgers for their love and care of Roy.

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