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Richard L Nibarger

July 27, 1937 ~ January 30, 2018 (age 80)

     Richard L. Nibarger, age 80 a resident of Pennville passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie.  He was a member and served in the Indiana National Guard.  He retired from Delaware Machine and Tool in Muncie after 17 years.

     He was born July 27, 1937 in Jay County the son of George and Pauline (Bye) Nibarger.  He was married on June 16, 1973 to Mary Blumenhorst. 

Survivors Include:

His beloved wife- Mary Nibarger, Pennville, Indiana

3 Sons-  Richard Nibarger Jr. (wife- Lisa), Niota, Tennessee

               Steve Nibarger (wife-Darlene), Athens, Tennessee

               Douglas Nibarger (wife-Laurie), Rothschild, Wisconsin              

4 Daughters- Connie Steinen (husband-Steve), LaMirada, California

                         Carolynn Geesaman(husband-Harley), Pennville, Indiana

                         Deanna Norris (husband-Jim), Pennville, Indiana

                         Beverly Durham (husband-Jacob), Portland, Indiana

3 Brothers- George Nibarger (wife-Shirley), Montpelier, Indiana

                      Thomas Nibarger (wife-Sue), Colorado Springs, Colorado

                       Roger Nibarger, Pennville, Indiana

3 Sisters- Betty Young, Redkey, Indiana

                  Virginia Poling, Dunkirk, Indiana

                   Sue Grayson (husband-Roger), Marion, Indiana

15 grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Robert and Fred Nibarger.


       Visitation will be held from 11am-1pm on Friday at the Pennville Chapel of the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home.  Funeral services will follow at 1:00pm at the funeral home in Pennville with Pastor Dan Sickels officiating.  Burial will follow in the IOOF Twin Hills Cemetery in Pennville.


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