Fletcher Bozarth, 70

Fletcher Allen Bozarth, 70, of Lagro, died at 4:50 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin.  He was born Dec. 14, 1949, in Wabash, to Rolland E. and Josephine (Calusio) Bozarth.

Fletcher was a 1967 graduate of Southwood High School, and a 1969 graduate of the United Electronics Institute in Louisville, Kentucky, where he received his certificate in Electrical Engineering. He worked for Thompson Consumer Electronics, formerly RCA, in Carmel, from 1969 until his retirement in 2002, and also was the owner/operator of Bozarth's Recreational Resort in Wabash County. Fletcher enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, cooking, grilling, his weekly euchre games, and bargain shopping. 

He is survived by three daughters, Laura (Dennis) Combs of New Whiteland, Melinda (Scott) Gary of Trafalgar, and Nickole (Joseph) Milewski of Franklin; five grandchildren, Corbin Combs of Indianapolis, Lindsey Combs of New Whiteland, Maura Gary of Nashville, Tenn., Madelyn Gary and Maci Gary, both of Trafalgar; two brothers, Jerry Murphy of Butler, and Nathan (Peggy) Bozarth of Wabash; and four sisters, Beverly (John) Lynn of Wabash, Darlene Adams and Pamela (Steve) Pershing, both of Lagro, and Vivian (Dave) Wintrode of Summerville, S.C. 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Melissa Rice officiating.  Burial will be in Center Grove Cemetery, Wabash. 

Friends may call 4-8 pm Saturday, and one hour prior to the service Sunday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are Fletcher Bozarth Memorial Fishing Tournament, c/o Bozarth Recreational Resort, or the Indiana Donor Network, as Fletcher was a donor.

The memorial guest book for Fletcher may be signed at

Posted on 2020 Feb 06