Ricky G. Strange

Ricky Gene Strange, 56, of Lagro, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Strange attended Wabash High School and was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked as a truck driver and as an engineer for CSX Railroad. He was a member of American Legion Post 248, in Lagro.

He was born Nov. 27, 1957, In Wabash to Carroll and Donna Wallace Strange. He is survived by his stepmother, Mildred Strange, of Wabash.

Additional survivors include three children, Famous (Delisia) Branson, of Marion; Dustin Strange, of Wabash; and Jessica Strange, of Huntington; two sisters, Lora (Rod) Stouffer, of Lagro, and Diana Dickerhoff, of Wabash; and three grandchildren.

A service will be held on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Rev. Joe Allen officiating. Calling is Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Lagro Cemetery, in Lagro.

Memorial gifts may be made to Lagro Little League.