Omer L. Stein, 94, Tell City

Omer L. Stein, 94, of Tell City, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at Perry County Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Evanston on July 3, 1926, the son of the late John and Ida Huebschman. He was a U.S. Army veteran, retired from General Electric and was a farmer. He married Leola Holtzman on September 22, 1950.

He enjoyed fishing and going out to lunch.

He is survived by his wife, Leola; daughters Vicky (Mike) Linne of Evanston, Sandy (Bud) Burst of Cannelton and Tina Kendall of Gentryville; grandchildren, Ryan Linne, Adam Zoglman, Randy Doughty, Robert Doughty, Brandi Kendall-Topper and Christopher Kendall; six great-grandsons; and four step-great-granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son-in-law, Bill Kendall; a great-grandson, Tyler Wayne Zoglman; sisters, Verlee Farthing, Dorothy Kirsch, Mabel Evrard and Gertrude Braun; and brothers Roland and Orrey Stein.

Visitation will be Friday from 2 to 7 p.m. at  Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home and Saturday from 9 a.m. to service time at the church.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, August 1, 2020, at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Evanston, with burial in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Evanston.

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