Jack Allen Lancaster

Born: Tue., Jun. 4, 1929
Died: Fri., Jul. 1, 2011

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Jack Allen Lancaster, 82, of Angola, Indiana passed away July 1, 2011 in the Community Health Center of Branch County in Coldwater, Michigan. Jack was born June 4, 1929 in North Liberty, Indiana to Allen Ellsworth and Clarice Kaufman Lancaster. Jack married Shirley Butler on December 10, 1960. He was in the US Navy. He worked for 381/2 years at Dana-Weatherhead in Angola Retiring in 1989. Jack was also a Life member of the VFW-George Anspaugh Post, Orland American Legion and he was a 32nd Degree Mason, Ashley Masonic Lodge and Scottish Rite, Valley of Fort Wayne. Jack is survived by his two sons Jack Allen Lancaster Jr and his wife Sandy of Pleasant Lake, Indiana; Joseph A. Lancaster and wife Jenny of Sturgis, Michigan; 2 daughters Connie Jean Rutter of California; Melodie Kim Cole and Husband Mikeal Cole Sr. of Coldwater Michigan; 1 Brother William Lancaster of Angola, Indiana 11 Grandchildren and several Great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by is parents; Wife Shirley Butler Lancaster who passed away on July 27, 2009 and a son Virgil "Tom" Lancaster. Graveside Services will be at 2:00 PM at South Scott Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana. Burial will be in South Scott Cemetery. Services will be officiated by his daughter Rev. Melodie Kim Cole.

In-state at 7:00PM, Service at 2:00PM at Graveside Services on Saturday, July 16th, 2011
South Scott Cemetery
Angola, IN 46703 (map/driving directions)

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AL & BONIIE HENDERSON - July 9th, 2011 at 11:02am - Email
Sorry to here about your dad passing we will try to make the services. Remember the memories and cherish then forever.

Pati Miller - July 13th, 2011 at 5:40pm - Email
Jack jr I was very sorry to hear of the passing of your father, I will always remember all the great times with him and your mom. I only seen them a few times after I moved away, but if I was in the area I always tried to stop and say hi. Sending my love. My daughter Jodi and I want to let you know you are in our thoughts.

Carlean Swan - July 13th, 2011 at 5:50pm - Email
You are in my Prayers and thought. Kim your daddy was a sweet man, and you were the light of his eye. I am so glad I got to meet him.

Kim Cole - July 14th, 2011 at 6:41pm - Email
Daddy I will miss you,and I will always love you. Your very own Sky Pilot. Kimmy

Dave Laird - July 15th, 2011 at 2:34pm - Email
My condolences to the Lancaster family. I knew both Jack and his brother, Bill while working at Weatherhead in Angola. May you be uplifted by happy memories of good times together. Dave Laird 6808 Lakecrest Ct. Fort Wayne, IN 46815