Cletus Struckman, 71 was a lifelong farmer
Cletus Struckman, 71, of Milan died Sunday, September 3, 2017, at his residence.
Interment was at Mud Pike Cemetery in Ripley County. Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory in Shelbyville was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Struckman graduated from Versailles High School in 1965 and was a member of First Baptist Church in Milan, where he served as a trustee. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and was a member of the Versailles American Legion Post No. 173. Mr. Struckman was a lifelong farmer and was also a television repairman. He enjoyed riding his Honda Gold Wing, driving his mustang convertible, relaxing on his front porch and traveling.
Born March 4, 1946, in Milan, Mr. Struckman was the son of Roy and Virginia Dennis Struckman. On October 22, 2005, he married Marilyn Sue Michel, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, survivors include sons, Richard (Michelle) Struckman of Westport, Michael Struckman of Versailles, Jonathan (Becky) Struckman of Osgood, David (Lucy) Struckman of Milan, and Cory (Mara) Fletcher of Batesville; daughters, Lisa Nethery of Wisconsin, Kerri Eckstein of St. Leon, and Jodi (Jerry) Williams of Milan; brothers, Paul (Wilma) Struckman of Osgood, and Clifford and Leroy (Joanne) Struckman, both of Milan; sister, Susie Johnson of Milan; 34 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.
Mr. Struckman was preceded in death by parents and great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to the First Baptist Church of Milan.