He was born on Aug. 17, 1954, in Elkhart, Ind., to James M. and Ruth E. (Knisley) Mench. He was a lifetime Syracuse/Warsaw area resident and graduated in 1974 from Wawasee High School in Syracuse, Ind. He was formerly employed at R.R. Donnelley in Warsaw for nearly 35 years.
He is survived by three brothers: Dennis Mench, Syracuse; Tom Mench, Livingston, Mont.; and James Mench, Syracuse; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no public visitation or services. Private burial will take place in the Syracuse Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Owen Family Funeral Home.