Floyd L. Tungeitt, 80, at Reliance Electric 34 years
Floyd L. Tungeitt, 80, of North Vernon died at 11:24 p.m. Friday, January 17, 2014, at Jennings Health Care Center.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. The Rev. Sherman Beville and Lendal Patterson will officiate. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 until 8 p.m. and from 10 a.m. Thursday until time of the service. Interment will be at Vernon Cemetery.
Mr. Tungeitt worked 34 years before retiring in 1996 from Reliance Electric. He was a member of the Heartland Classic Antique Car Club and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and mushroom hunting.
Born in Jennings County November 25, 1933, Mr. Tungeitt was the son of Irvin and Josephine Ross Tungeitt. He married Marilyn Arney March 5, 1955. She preceded him in death.
Survivors include sons, Donnie and Gary Tungeitt, both of North Vernon and Dennis Tungeitt of Columbus; daughter, Carol Johnson of North Vernon; sister, Alberta Brown of Illinois; grandchildren, Jeramiah and Misty Johnson, and Gary Tungeitt; eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, Mr. Tungeitt was preceded in death by brothers, Ralph, James, and Charles Tungeitt; sisters, Ruth Sorell, Mary King, Ruby Buschell, and Helen Lawver; and a grandson, Donald Tungeitt.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of Jennings County.