Mark Kevin Endris – Bedford
April 24, 1955 – August 5, 2015
Mark K. Endris, 60, of Bedford, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at 11:50 A.M. at Indiana University Health Hospice House, Bloomington.
Born April 24, 1955 in Lawrence County, Indiana, he was the son of Jack and Pat (Lewis) Endris.
Mark was a graduate of Bedford High School with the Class of 1973. He graduated from Indiana University with a teaching degree, and later graduated with a Master’s in Business from IU. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. He retired from Visteon. Mark was also a member of the Bedford Boat Club, the BPOE #826 Elks Lodge, and the Sons of the American Legion. Mark lived life to the fullest. He loved sports, family, friends, and his cats. He was an avid IU Fan, as well as a Cincinnati Reds and a Chicago Bears fan. One highlight was going to Hawaii with Dawn to watch IU play. Mark also loved to mushroom hunt.
Surviving are his sister, Jackie (Kevin) Robbins; nephew, J.K. (Brandi) Robbins; niece, Jessica (Michael) Bellush; fiancé’, Dawn Woods and her children, Kristen, Josh, and Kelli; cousin/brother, Ed (Tina) Gates; close cousin, Stan (Cindy) Endris; cousins, Liz McKenzie, Nancy (Gary) Strunk; special cousin, Donna (Darin) George; many other loving cousins from the Endris and Gates Family; and several great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Pat.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, August, 10, 2015 at 3:00 P.M. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with Father Rick Eldred, Father Thomas Kovatch, and Deacon Dave Reising officiating. Burial will be in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call on Monday, 11 A.M. -3 P.M. at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.
Pall Bearers will be Ed Gates, Stan Endris, J.K. Robbins, Brent Davis, Dave Klumpp, and Chuck Noblitt.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.
Rudy Gene Chambers – Bedford
January 4, 1937 – August 7, 2015
Rudy Gene Chambers, 78, of Bedford, died at 5:45 am on Friday, August 07, 2015 at his residence.
Born January 4, 1937 in Lawrence Co., he was the son of Frances Chambers. He married Betty Fesler on March 26, 1960 and she survives. He was a mechanic and had farmed for many years. He was a former member of the Elks Lodge, Operators/Engineers Union Local #841, Teamsters Union and was an avid gardener.
Survivors include his wife, Betty, of Bedford; a daughter, Rebecca Chambers of Bedford; a son, Timothy Chambers of Orlando, FL; grandchildren, Clint Chambers (Erin Bisanti), Tyler Ritchison, Danielle Bugh (Dusty) and William Ritchison; great-grandchildren, Jasey Ritchison, Lily and Henry Bugh; a brother, Raymond Chambers (Joan Finney) of CA; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
As per Rudy’s wishes, he was cremated with no services. A gathering of family and friends will be on Sunday, August 9th from 12:00 noon until 5:00 pm at Rudy’s residence.
Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.