Eldon E. Shoemaker

Eldon Earl Shoemaker Jr., 84, of rural Huntington, died Dec. 14, 2008, at 11 p.m. at his home.

Mr. Shoemaker had been employed by Brooks Construction, Reith & Riley Asphalt Company and Hipskind Asphalt Company, all in Fort Wayne. He also farmed with local farmers.

He was a graduate of Clear Creek High School and a veteran of the United States Army.

He was born July 10, 1924, in Fort Wayne to Eldon Earl Sr. and Lesta Layman Shoemaker.

There was no calling or funeral service.

Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at wecare@baileylove.com.