Earl C. Stouder, 78, of Inverness, FL, and formerly of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at 7:50 a.m., at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, FL.Mr. Stouder was manager of Penguin Point trucking company and an insurance salesman. He was a member of Sarasota, FL, First Church of the Nazarene where he served the church through maintenance of the facilities.
He was born Sept. 8, 1943, in Huntington, to Wilber L. and Marietta I. Oden Stouder.Survivors include three children, Lisa Keen, of Huntington, Earl Christian Stouder Jr., of Huntington, and Michelle “Shelly” Castaneda, of Warsaw; 20 grandchildren, Benjamin Keen, Heather Keen, Travis Keen, Tandee (Dane) Keen Buff, Wendall Biddle, Chad Biddle, Daniel Stouder, Jared McIntyre, Nina (John) McIntyre Hoffman, Jenny Foy, Dayla (Dylan) Drabenstot Steelman, Ricardo Castaneda, Juan Castaneda, Julieta Castaneda, Adrian Castaneda, Andreas Castaneda, Kaleb Castaneda, Tiffany Church, Timothy Muskgrove and Trinity Muskgrove; 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tamara Stouder, and a granddaughter, Heather Keen.
A graveside service will take place on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at 11 a.m., at Riverside Cemetery, Andrews. Rev. Gene Vickery will officiate. Deal-Rice Funeral Home, Huntington, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the Liver Foundation, in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
Online condolences may be made at dealricefuneralhomes.com.