American Veteran 09

Doyle L. Zehr

November 26, 1929 ~ September 17, 2021 (age 91)

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Obituary

Doyle L. Zehr,  91, of Georgetown, Indiana, formerly of Taswell, Indiana died on September 17, 2021 at Baptist Health- Floyd.  Doyle was born on November 26, 1929 in Taswell, Indiana to the late Walter J. and Bertha A. (Hollen) Zehr.

 

Doyle was a retired teacher having served over 27 years at Southeast Dubois Community School Corporation.  He was a United States Army Veteran having served during the Korean Conflict.  He was a member of the Highfill Chapel General Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for 46+ years, Crawford Masonic Lodge #470 F. & A.M. and was a 1961 graduate of Indiana University in Bloomington.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Lillie Lee (Highfill) Zehr; sisters:  Elsie Donavan, Delores Sturgeon, Phyllis Craig, and Patricia Sturgeon.

 

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law:  Michelle E. and Chuck Dyer of Georgetown, Indiana; grandsons:  Chase and Austin Dyer both of Georgetown, Indiana; and numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

 

Funeral services will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Highfill Chapel General Baptist Church near Taswell, Indiana.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

 

Visitation will be on Friday, September 24, 2021 from 2-8 p.m. and after 10:00 am until time of the service at 11:00 am on Saturday, all at the Highfill Chapel Church.

 

Rev. John Bye will officiate the service.

 

Masonic rites will be on Friday, September 24, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at the church, and performed by the Eckerty Masonic Lodge #719.

 

Memorial contributions can be made, In Lieu of Flowers to the Highfill Chapel Cemetery fund, In Loving Memory of Mr. Doyle Zehr.

 

Brown Funeral Home in Milltown is entrusted with the arrangements.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
September 24, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Highfill Chapel Church
1866 N. Highfill Chapel Road
Taswell, IN 47175

Visitation
Saturday
September 25, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Highfill Chapel Church
1866 N. Highfill Chapel Road
Taswell, IN 47175

Funeral Service
Saturday
September 25, 2021

11:00 AM
Highfill Chapel Church
1866 N. Highfill Chapel Road
Taswell, IN 47175

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