Melvin Waldecker

April 23, 1943 ~ April 6, 2018 (age 74)

Melvin R. Waldecker, 74, of Greenwood, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018. He was born in Detroit, MI on April 23, 1943. 

Melvin worked for GM as a supervisor for 36 years, retiring in 2006. He married his sweetheart, Ruth Dean in Las Vegas on November 25, 1988. Melvin enjoyed collecting antiques. 

Melvin is survived by his wife, Ruth of Greenwood; his children, Tracy Waldecker, Dawn Waldecker, and Michael Waldecker; a sister, Sandy of Michigan, and a brother, Jim Waldecker of Michigan. 

Melvin was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Mark Waldecker. 

A memorial gathering will be Wednesday, April 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Jessen Funeral Home, 729 N. U.S. HWY 31, Whiteland, IN, 46184. Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel.