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Howard Edward McCune

April 24, 1924 — December 9, 2016

Howard Edward McCune, 92 years young, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on December 9th, 2016 at Springs Valley Meadows in French Lick, Indiana.

He was born in Cuzco, Indiana on April 24th, 1924 to Isaac and Ida (Parson) McCune.

Howard married Violet Bledsoe on April 10th, 1954 and she survives.

He is preceded in death by his parents, (3) Brothers – Elwood, Vernon and Walter McCune; (1) Sisters – Irene McCune Lewis.

Howard was a member French Lick American Legion Post 76, the Veterans of WWII and the Submarine Veterans.

He served his country in the United States Navy as a Submariner, Torpedoman’s Mate First Class during World War II from 1941 to 1947 in the Pacific Theater. Howard was bestowed the honor of being a Purple Heart Recipient.

He is survived by:

Wife Violet McCune French Lick, Indiana

(3) Sons Timothy J. McCune Springville, Alabama
Michael K. McCune East Lansing, Michigan
Joseph W. McCune Terre Haute, Indiana

(5) Grandchildren Zach and Jake McCune of Springville, Alabama
Liam, Finn and Fiona McCune of East Lansing, Michigan

A Funeral Ceremony will be held on Saturday, December 17th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel in French Lick, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Cuzco Cemetery in Cuzco, Indiana.

Friends may call Saturday, December 17th, 2016 from 11:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Cuzco Cemetery Fund.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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