John T. Fleener, 69, Mitchell

John T. Fleener of Mitchell passed away yesterday afternoon at his home at the age of 69.

Born in 1939 in Evansville to Elder and Inez Fleener, John was a veteran of the US Air Force, technical engineer at RCA and the Burroughs Company, and also worked with Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial and Wayne Hoosier National Forest, and was a member of Lost River Primitive Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife Sue, daughters Cynthia, Penny, and Rebecca, and 7 grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents and half brothers Aarol, Frank and Elmer.
Services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30pm at Lost River Baptist Church with burial to follow at the church cemetery.
Visitation is tomorrow from 2:00 until 6:00pm at Chastain Funeral Home in Mitchell and again from 1:30pm until time of service Sunday at the church.