Doris Butler


Doris Butler

Doris Butler

Doris E. Butler, 85, of Poseyville, Indiana born to Homer and Opal (Nicholson) Butler on April 18, 1929, in Poseyville, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
He served in the military with the US Navy during the Korean War. He had worked for Earl Erbacher Electric, Mott Wade Construction and was Superintendent of the Poseyville Municipal Utilities for 25 years. He was the Sexton of the Poseyville Cemetery and served on the cemetery board for many years and after retirement, he devoted his time to his family. He was a 50-year member of the Poseyville Masonic Lodge; 60-year member and Adjutant of the Poseyville American Legion and the Wadesville Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Surviving are his wife: G. Maxine (Turner) Butler; four sons: Roger (Judy) Butler of Mount Vernon, Indiana, Kerry Butler of Mount Vernon, Indiana, Michael (Julie) Butler of Wadesville, Indiana and Richard (Debbie) Butler of Evansville, Indiana; one daughter: Vicki (Bob) Thiem of Wadesville, Indiana; 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents and a brother: Carroll Owen Butler.
Funeral services were held 10 a.m., Saturday, June 7, 2014, at the Werry Funeral Home in Poseyville, Indiana with burial in the Poseyville Cemetery with full military rites. Rev. John Matsel officiating.
Visitation was from 3-7 p.m., Friday, June 6, 2014, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Poseyville Christian Church, 6 East Main Street, Poseyville, Indiana 47633 or to Albion Fellows Bacon Center, PO Box 3164, Evansville, Indiana 47731 or donate online at: www.albionfellowsbacon.org.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family online at: www.werryfuneralhomes.com.

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