Jerry E. Bussinger, 75, of Loogootee

Jerry E. Bussinger, 75, of Loogootee, passed away at 6:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at his home.

He was born October 25, 1942 in Loogootee, Indiana to the late Eugene “Gene” and Lola (Melvin) Bussinger.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Lola Bussinger; siblings, Bill Bussinger, Betty Bussinger and Lucy Lagle.

He is survived by his wife, Mary (Crays) Bussinger of Loogootee; sons, Daniel Bussinger and Jerry (Starrla) Bussinger, both of Loogootee; grandchildren, Moriah and Sarah Bussinger; siblings, Barb Wilkins of Martinsville and Mary Jean Chestnut of Greenwood.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 6, 2018 at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee. Burial will follow in Goodwill Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Friday, July 6, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contribution may be made to Blake Funeral Home.

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Arrangements were provided by Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee.