Alan Wade Bedwell, 68, of Decatur, IN, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2019, at his residence. He was born in Decatur, IN, on November 13, 1950, the son of the late William Wade Bedwell and Norma A. (McClure) Bedwell.
He worked as a machinist for Guide Engineering and then for Festec Automation in Van Wert until his retirement. Alan was a skilled photographer and for years took many family and bridal portraits. He served his country in the United States Army.
Alan is survived by 2 brothers, Max Bedwell of Sarasota, FL and Bruce (Nancy Fiechter) Bedwell of Bluffton; 2 nieces, 3 nephews, and 10 great nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with visitation 2 hours prior from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor John Follett and Military Rites will be conducted by the American Legion Post 43 Color Guard. Burial will take place in the Decatur Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to A.C.C.F. Angel Cancer Fund.