On Dec. 20, 1955, Alan was born to Wayne and MaryEtta (Biltz) Sumpter in Warsaw. He married Linda Peter on March 23, 1974, in Warsaw.
A lifetime resident of Warsaw, he was a co-owner of Tri-Lakes Container Corporation, Pierceton. Alan was also a member of Warsaw Evangelical Presbyterian Church.
Alan is survived by his wife: Linda Sumpter, Warsaw; three children: Jeramy (Tammy) Sumpter, Newark, Ohio; Jaime Bozzo, Warsaw; and Jason (Tina) Sumpter, Warsaw; mother: MaryEtta DeSear, Bradenton, Fla.; two brothers: David Sumpter, Silver Lake; and Andi (Ami) Sumpter, San Francisco, Calif.; nine grandchildren and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father.
A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. on Monday, May 21, at Warsaw Evangelical Presbyterian Church with Pastor Erik Ohman officiating. A private burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.
There are no visitation hours planned.
Memorial contributions are to be made to The Lymphoma and Leukemia Society, Northeastern Indiana Chapter, 7910 West Jefferson, Suite #214, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804.