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Frank E. Dehaven

September 5, 1946 ~ February 20, 2019 (age 72)


Frank E. Dehaven, 72, of New Whiteland, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019. He was born to Dale and Hazel (Price) Dehaven on September 5, 1946 in Whiteland.

Frank was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He served his country throughout the Vietnam War, serving from 1963 to 1967. He was a very patriotic person. Frank worked as a rail crew member for ConRail, retiring in 1979. Frank married Barbara J. (Dulski) Dehaven on August 1, 1985 in Missouri. Frank loved his family very dearly.

Frank is survived by his wife of 33 years, Barbara J. (Dulski) Dehaven of New Whiteland; his six children, Donna Wilson of Phoenix, Arizona, Terri (Chris) Brewer of Plymouth, Indiana, Kim Jacobs of Greenwood, Brian Dehaven of Whiteland, Jaime Dehaven of Phoenix, Arizona, and Howard “Howie” (Stephanie) Fuller of Greenwood; his two sisters, Margie Dehaven of Indianapolis and Diane (Pete) Rompilla of Franklin; his brother, Walter Dehaven of Indianapolis; his 16 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Frank was preceded in death by his parents, Dale and Hazel (Price) Dehaven and his nephew, Daniel (Danny) Parsley-Dehaven.

A visitation will be Monday, February 25th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with a service immediately following at Jessen Funeral Home, 729 N. U.S. Hwy 31, Whiteland, IN 46184. Military services will be held outside of the funeral home after the service.

Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel.