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David "Gene" E. Sarah

December 10, 1933 - July 25, 2017

MUNCIE- David E. “Gene” Sarah, 83, passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on December 10, 1933, in Muncie, the son of John David and Omecha (Summers) Sarah. Gene graduated from Muncie Central High School and attended Indiana Business College. On Novemb…READ MORE

MUNCIE- David E. “Gene” Sarah, 83, passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on December 10, 1933, in Muncie, the son of John David and Omecha (Summers) Sarah. Gene graduated from Muncie Central High School and attended Indiana Business College. On November 27, 1952 in Muncie, he married Dorothy Goad at the First Brethren Church.

He worked for Luick Quality Gage & Tool and Haylex Manufacturing for several years until his retirement. Gene was a fifty year member, Past Master, and Secretary of Delaware Lodge F&M #46, Scottish Rite, member of M.M.A where he attended meetings, and he was a Grand Masonic Lodge Ambassador, and he was involved in construction of the new Masonic Lodge building in Muncie by serving on the building committee.

Gene was a family man, enjoyed photography and his annual trips to Florida. He always had a smile on his face and consider his lodge brothers part of the family.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Goad Sarah of Muncie; one son, Bill Sarah (wife, Debbie) of Muncie; one daughter, Debbie Buck (husband, Jeff) of Ft. Wayne; three grandchildren, Amy Wright (husband, Matt) of West Lafayette, Abigal Falloon (husband, Brian) of Muncie and David Sarah (wife, Shauna) of Anderson; six great-grandchildren, Jacob Wright, Mason Wright, Ainsley Falloon, Caleb Sarah, Brea Falloon and Calia Falloon; and one brother, Jerry Sarah (wife, Lynn) of Muncie.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel with Reverend Charlotte Overmyer officiating. Entombment will follow in Elm Ridge Mausoleum.

Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, July 31, 2017 or one hour prior to services on Tuesday. Masonic services will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday in the mortuary.

Memorial contributions may be made to Muncie Masonic Association, 3685 N. Shrine Dr., Muncie, IN 47303 or Delaware Masonic Lodge #46, 3685 North Shrine Drive, Muncie, Indiana 47303.

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

 

 

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 31, 2017

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Elm Ridge Cemetery

Address:

4600 W. Kilgore Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304


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