David A. Highlen

David Allen Highlen, 74, of Springfield, OH, and a native of the Markle, IN, area, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at his home.

Mr. Highlen retired from Navistar after many years of service and was a member of UAW Local 402. He served in the United States Army Reserves.

He was born Oct. 15, 1942, in the Markle area of Wells County to Lawrence and Anna Belle Dungan Highlen. He married Karen Sue Flowers, who survives.

Additional survivors include a son, Randall Allen Highlen; five siblings, Martha (Joe) Stanczyk, Larry Highlen, Marv (Mary) Highlen, Tom (Mary Jo) Highlen and Gale (Chris) Highlen; and a granddaughter, Bella Ann Highlen.

The family will hold a private service.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Springfield (OH) Regional Cancer Center or Hospice of Dayton.

Conroy Funeral Home, Springfield, OH, was in charge of arrangements.