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David Christopher Wells, Sr.

November 16, 1945 ~ July 12, 2021 (age 75)

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David Christopher Wells, Sr., age 75, of Shoals, Indiana, entered into eternal rest on July 12th, 2021 at his residence.

He was born in Paoli, Indiana on November 16th, 1945 to Chester Lawrence and Elizabeth Mae (Norman) Wells.

David was preceded in death by his parents and (1) Son – David Christopher Wells, Jr.

He married Lana Nolan on January 30th, 1965 and she survives.

David was a 1963 graduate of Paoli High School, had attended Indiana State University and a member of Ames Chapel United Methodist Church.

He retired from U.S. Gypsum after 35 years where he was the board plant supervisor and foreman.

David enjoyed fishing on the Ohio River, hunting, bowling, Bible study and especially loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.

He is survived by:

Wife Lana Wells of Shoals, Indiana

(2) Sons Chester Lawrence Wells (Michelle) of Marengo, Indiana
               Daniel Warren Wells of Shoals, Indiana

(1) Daughter Dina C. Wells-Radtke (Gregory) of Shoals, Indiana

(6) Grandchildren – Xavier, Isaiah, David, Ezekiel, Akela and Regan.

A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Pastor John Moffatt on Friday, July 16th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at  Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana with burial to follow in Cuzco Cemetery, Cuzco, Indiana.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home and on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Cuzco Cemetery Fund, c/o Peggy Burton, 5769 N. Cuzco Road S, Dubois, IN 47527.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home 9640 W. State Rd. 56 French Lick, In. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –

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July 15, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home
9640 West State Road 56
French Lick, IN 47432

Funeral Ceremony
July 16, 2021

11:00 AM
Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home
9640 West State Road 56
French Lick, IN 47432

Interment following funeral service
July 16, 2021

Cuzco Cemetery

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