John Jacob Alles, 71, Duff

John Jacob Alles, age 71, of Duff, Indiana, passed away at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at home.

John was born in Jasper, Indiana, on May 19, 1949, to James and Mary Ann (Schuetter) Alles. He married Suzan Mehringer on June 19, 1977, in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Jasper, Indiana. She preceded him in death on December 20, 2018.

He was a graduate of Jasper High School.

John was a United States Navy Veteran, serving during the Vietnam War.

He worked at Jasper Engines and Transmissions for over 35 years. He then worked at Jasper Wal-Mart for almost 15 years.

He enjoyed spending time on his small farm, where he did various activities, including riding horses, fishing, and gardening.

Surviving are one son, Josh (Liz) Alles, Evansville, IN, one grandson, Carter Alles, and three sisters, Deb (David) Dunstone, Kalamazoo, MI, Barb Alles, Indianapolis, IN, Martha "Mert" (Tom) Bayer, Green Bay, WI.

Preceding him in death are his wife and his parents.

Services will be held at a later date.

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