Weldon "Wayne" Luther, 87, passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Harrison Springs Health Campus in Corydon, IN. He was born in Harrison County, Indiana on October 26, 1929 the son of John and Maggie Sturns Luther. He was a heavy equipment operator for Padgett's and throughout his life he took great pride in his yardwork.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years Wilma Hannel Elwanger Luther; two daughters, Jolonda Yeargan (Sean) of Laconia, IN and Karen Lopp (Dale) of Corydon, IN. A brother, Harold Luther (Betty) of Indianapolis, IN; a sister, Helen Hunter (Russell) of Whiteland, IN; and sister-in-law Lois Lowe (Gerald). A granddaughter, Tabitha Waynescott (Daniel) of Corydon, IN; two great-grandchildren, Landon and Anniston Waynescott; and several loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Rev. Greg Carter will officiate. Burial will be in the German Reform Cemetery in Crandall.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m..Tuesday and 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Published on February 20, 2017