Born in Churubusco, he worked as a Manager of Shop Operations with General Electric for 35 years, retiring in 1974. He was past president of United Commercial Travelers and member of Quarter Century Club GE. He loved his family and cherished his grandchildren. He enjoyed writing his memories and genealogy.
He is survived by his daughter, Carol (Tom) Miller of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren; and sisters, Esther Bresler of Lakeland, Fla. and Clara Stone of Louisville, Ky. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille; and son, Stephen.
Service is 11 a.m. Thursday at D. O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with Pastor Rebecca Fisher officiating. Calling is from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Faith United Methodist Church. To sign the online guest book, visit www.mccombandsons.com.