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John Douglas Hale

February 28, 1945 - February 23, 2018

Muncie – John Douglas Hale, 72, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Albany, Kentucky, the son of John and Clara (Wisdom) Hale and later served his country honorably in The United States Army.

John was a truck driver for The United States Postal Service,…READ MORE

Muncie – John Douglas Hale, 72, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Albany, Kentucky, the son of John and Clara (Wisdom) Hale and later served his country honorably in The United States Army.

John was a truck driver for The United States Postal Service, serving thirty-two years prior to his retirement. He had been previously employed at Brodericks Foundry.

He loved working puzzles and taking walks with his wife Freda. John was a hard worker and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Survivors include his loving wife, Freda Hale; his children, Theresa Goodman (husband, Michael), Darren Sharp, Johnny Hale (wife, Debbie), James Hale (wife Dianne), Brian Hale, and Darrell Sharp; also surviving are several beloved grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Derick Hale; two brothers, Don Hale and David Hale; a sister, Betty Hale; and his parents.

Services will be 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel. Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie with Military Rites by The United States Army and the Veterans of Delaware County.

Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Thursday at the mortuary.

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

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018

Gardens of Memory Cemetery

Address:

10703 N. State Road 3
Muncie, IN 47303


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