Bill Mann, 71, of Merom, passed away at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis at 4:22 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. Bill was born Dec. 24, 1941, in Indianapolis, to Oren W. Mann and Mary Alice Blankenship Mann.
He is survived by his wife, Diane Spaulding Mann, whom he married on Aug. 24, 1963; survivors also include a daughter, Carey Lynn Mann of Charlotte, N.C.; sons, Jeff (Kyra) Mann of Merom and Danny (Jennifer) Mann of Sullivan; a sister, Karen Mann of San Jose, Calif.; and five grandchildren.
Bill was a graduate of Southport High School in Southport, Ind., Purdue University, and was a member of numerous organizations.
Services will be Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at 2 p.m. with Harold Medsker officiating in Holmes Memorial Chapel, in Sullivan. Visitation is on Tuesday from 3 to 8 p.m. with Masonic memorial service at 7 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Sullivan County soil and Water Conservation District or Haden Township Fire and Ambulance Department. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. There will be a private burial at a later date in Merom Cemetery.