Daniel E. Hysong

Daniel E. Hysong, 81, of Andrews, IN, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at 3:07 p.m. at Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Mr. Hysong worked as a mechanic for Celotex in Lagro for 40 years, retiring in 1990. He was a member of the Bethesda Freewill Baptist Church, Andrews, and a lifetime member of Eagles Lodge 823, Huntington.

He was a born Sept. 14, 1927, in Alexandria to Maggie M. Irwin. He married Inez L. Bogir on Feb. 10, 1950, in Huntington. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include four sons, Daniel L. (Linda) Hysong, Jerry W. Hysong and David A. (Tammera) Hysong, all of Huntington, and Gary E. (Kimberly) Hysong, of Flowery Branch, GA; a stepbrother, Don Koon, of Whitney, KY; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A service was held Thursday, March 19, 2009, at at the Bethesda Freewill Baptist Church, Andrews, with Rev. Rolla Blair and Rev. Don Arms officiating. Burial was  at Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Huntington County.

Preferred memorials are gifts to the American Cancer Society in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

Online condolences may be sent to wecare@baileylove.com.