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Donald E. Hyman, 87, Logansport, passed away at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Chase Center.
Born Dec. 27, 1930, in Logansport, he was the son of the late John Ellis and Anna (Subert) Hyman.
On June 14, 1977, in Logansport, he was married to Evadene Idella Hyman, who preceded him in death July 26, 1995.
Don was a graduate of Logansport High School. He went on to further his education at DeVry Technical Institute. He worked as an electrical engineer.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, Don proudly served his country during the Korean War. He continued to serve his country as a member of the Cass County Honor Guard, officiating at many military rites over the years. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 60.
Don was a longtime member of the Wheatland Avenue United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir. He loved music and was a member of the Logansport chapter of the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America. Don made friends very easily with his warm sense of humor and that smile. He had friends from all over the world in his various associations which also included the Cass County Amateur Radio Club. Don was also a member of the Tipton Masonic Lodge No. 33.
Surviving are one son, Eric E. Hyman; one stepson, James "Jim" (Debbie) Harkin; two stepdaughters, Kristi Jill Forshee and Cheryl Jane Herrell; one grandchild; six stepgrandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, John J. Hyman; two sons-in-law, Anthony Forshee and Ricky Herrell; and one grandson, Ronald Lee Justice.
A funeral service celebrating Don's life will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, in Fisher Funeral Chapel. Interment with full military honors will follow in the Walton I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, in the funeral chapel, where a Masonic Service will be held at 6:45 p.m.
Contributions may be made to the Wheatland Avenue United Methodist Church.
You may share memories on this tribute page and view his video at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com
Published on January 22, 2018
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