Lee G. SpringerOctober 19, 1958 ~ December 18, 2017 (age 59)
Lee G. Springer, 59, of Decatur, IN passed away Monday, December 18, 2017 in Kosciusko County. He was born on October 19, 1958 in Ft. Wayne, IN the son of the late Edward and Mildred (Cayot) Springer. Lee was united in marriage with Maria C. (Izaguirre) Springer on June 13, 1997.
Lee was a graduate of Harding High School. He served his country in the United States Navy for 4 years. Lee previously was an electrician for All American Homes and Haugk Companies and was currently employed with Sullivan R.V.
He was a diehard NASCAR fan and participated in the local short track racing circuit. Lee enjoyed watching his Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Cubs, and Indiana Hoosiers. He also loved his fur babies, Elliot, Lucy, and Dori.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Maria C. Springer of Decatur; 3 brothers, Hal (Susan) Springer of Baron Springs, MI, Arlin (Cindy) Springer of Ft. Wayne, and Scott (Angie) Springer of New Haven; numerous nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 22, 2017 at Haggard –Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home with Fr. Jose Panamattathil, V.C. officiating. The American Legion Post #43 will be doing the Military Honors at the funeral home after the service. Interment will follow in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Decatur at a later date.
Visitation will be from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur, Indiana. There will also be an hour visitation before the service from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Friday.
Preferred memorials are to the family.