Richard Culver, 80

Richard Lamoine Culver, 80, of rural Wabash, Indiana, died at 6:30 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2013 at his home.

He was born March 6, 1933 in Wabash, to Leo and Mary (Garrett) Culver. Richard married Alma Jean Bonner at the Markle United Methodist Church on November 25, 1952.  He was a US Air Force veteran and a self employed contractor until his retirement.  He was a member of Bachelor Creek Church of Christ.  Richard enjoyed helping his grandchildren remodel their houses and attending the grandchildren's and great grandchildren's sporting events.

He is survived by his wife, Alma Jean Culver, Wabash;  four children, Jeffery (Deb) Culver and Diana (Richard) Jacobs,  Wabash, Brenda (David Furge) Willoughby, Fort Wayne, and Michael (Cheri) Culver, Wabash;  11 grandchildren, Katina (Roderick) Schram, Wabash, Jennifer (Brian) Finney, LaFontaine, Bethany (Isaac) Winer, Wabash, Jeremy (Carlie) Culver. Seattle, Wash., Jason (Chrissy) Culver, Winona Lake, Sarah (Nick) Roberts, Pflugerville, Texas, Joshua Bickhart, Peach Tree City, Ga., Nathan (Lindsay) Culver and Andrew Culver, Wabash, Brandon Culver and Jordan Culver, Muncie,; 15 great grandchildren; and his sister, Mary Helen Neupert, Wabash.  He was preceded in death by his brother Ronald Culver, and 2 grandsons Justin Bickhart and Caleb Culver.

Funeral services will be held at Bachelor Creek Church of Christ, 2147 N. St. Rd. 15, Wabash on Tuesday, March 12, at 2:00 p.m. with Solomon David officiating.  Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Servia.  Friends may call 2-8 p.m. Monday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash and one hour prior to service Tuesday at the church.

Preferred memorial is Bachelor Creek Church of Christ.

The memorial guest book for Richard may be signed at

Posted on 2013 Mar 08