Mark Robert Risacher, 61, of North Vernon died Monday, August 5, 2019, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
A Celebration of Life was held Sunday, August 11, 2019, at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee. His sister, Kay Anson, officiated the service. Burial and military rites followed at St. Mary's Cemetery in Loogootee.
Mr. Risacher, an Eagle Scout, graduated in 1977 from Loogootee and received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from McKendree University in 1997. He was a 20-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Risacher enjoyed traveling, gardening, and watching his granddaughter's sporting events.
Survivors include his wife, Maria Estrella Risacher of North Vernon; daughters, Jessica (Jeremy Ochs) Risacher of Columbus and Michelle Risacher of Chicago, Illinois; granddaughter, Hailey Risacher of Columbus; siblings, Stephen (Angie) Risacher of Loogootee, Nancy (Brad) Callahan of Chandler; Jan (Charles) Strickler of Worthington, and Kay (Michael) Anson of Wheatland.
Mr. Risacher was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and LaVerne Risacher.
Memorial contributions through the funeral home, 300 Church St., Loogootee, IN 47553, for expenses.