Richard L. 'Dick' Goodpasture

Apr 7, 1918 - Feb 14, 2014

Richard L. "Dick" Goodpasture, 95, of LaFontaine, IN, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at 1 a.m. at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center, in LaFontaine.

Mr. Goodpasture graduated in 1936 from LaFontaine High School and attended Purdue University. He was a lifelong farmer and a member of LaFontaine Masonic Lodge 295.

He was born April 7, 1918, in Muncie to Merrill and Leona Crow Goodpasture. He married Mary L. Crumrine on Sept. 17, 1940, and she preceded him in death on March 7, 2002.

Survivors include two sons, James "Jim" (Estella) Goodpasture and Robert "Bob" (Susie) Goodpasture, both of LaFontaine; a brother, William Goodpasture, of Canaan; four grandchildren, Kathy (Ken) Riefler, of Naples, FL; Lisa Goodpasture and Dave (April) Goodpasture, both of LaFontaine; and Don (Natalie) Goodpasture, of Cynthiana, KY; and two great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 pm., with Masonic rites at 7:30 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 S. Main St., LaFontaine. A service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at 10 a.m., with Rev. Brad Wright officiating. Burial will be at the LaFontaine I.O.O.F. Cemetery, in LaFontaine.

Memorial gifts may be made to The Salvation Army Indiana Division, 3100 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208.

Online condolences may be made at www.mcdonaldfunerals.com.