Nevin Hettmansperger, 76

Nevin F. Hettmansperger, 76, of Wabash, passed away peacefully to be with the Lord and his wife, Sandra on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at 10:45 p.m. at Miller's Merry Manor, East in Wabash. 

He was born in Wabash on Aug. 22, 1941, to the late Benjamin & Naida Hettmansperger.

Nevin was a 1959 graduate of Wabash High School and served in the United States Navy. Nevin married Sandra Jefferson on Feb. 16, 1964; she passed away on Dec. 26, 2008. 

He was a member of the Wabash Alliance Church. He retired from PSI Duke Energy and worked part-time at Walmart. Nevin also worked at Wabash Probation supervising community service, and he and Sandy were foster parents.

He is survived by his son, Mike Hettmansperger of Roann; two daughters, Kim (David) Pegg and Emily Scaggs, both of Wabash; three grandchildren, Gabrielle (Zach) Wright of Peru, Jacob (Kristen) Pegg of Wabash, and Charyn Hettmansperger of Roann; four great-grandchildren, Hudson and Hartlee Wright, Carter and Reese Pegg; brother, Neil (Paulette)  Hettmansperger, Kokomo; two sisters, Janice Hettmansperger, Wabash and Sue (Jim) Bakehorn, Fort Wayne. 

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Randy Myers officiating. 

Friends may call two hours prior to the service starting at 9 a.m.  Burial will follow at Falls Cemetery, Wabash. 
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Posted on 2017 Nov 21