Born in Fort Wayne, he worked as a construction worker with the Water Proofers & Sheet Metal Union for 30 years, retiring in 2007.
Surviving are his sons, Rick (Lydia) Fast and J.J. (Amber) Fast; stepson, Robby Porter; sisters, Sherie (Les) Howard, Jackie Reynolds of Las Vegas, Nev. and Jill Imbody; brother, Mark (Carla) Fast of Churubusco; six grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Diane Fast.
A Celebration of Life was 6 p.m. Tuesday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. There will be private family services at a later date.
Memorials are to the family.
Arrangements were by D. O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home.
Condolences are to www.mccombandsons.com.