Lowell A. Ringel, 75, rural Lagro, died at 5:45 a.m., Saturday, June 30, 2018, at his home. He was born Aug. 12, 1942, in Wabash, to Lewis R. and Florence I. (VanVoorst) Ringel.
Mr. Ringel was a 1960 graduate of Noble High School. He married Mary L. Graft in Wabash County, May 24, 1980. He was a construction worker and worked for Huntington Ready Mix. He was a member of the Bethel United Methodist Church in Wabash County and the Wabash Saddle Club for over 60 years. He enjoyed mule riding, camping, and especially loved his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Mary L. Ringel of Lagro; four sons: Jacob Ringel of Wabash; Michael Ringel of Columbia City; Robert Ringel of La Porte, Texas; and Edward (Ok Tan) Ringel of Sugarland, Texas; four grandchildren: Miranda Ringel of Fort Wayne; Jordan Ringel of Wabash; Micayla Ringel of Indianapolis; and Lilly Ringel of Huntington; brother, Herbert (Bee) Ringel of Wabash; and two sisters: Karalee (Charles “Fred”) O’Dell of Urbana; and Katherine Loweecy of Saint Clairsville, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be a memorial service at a later date. Inurnment will be in the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.
Preferred memorial is Wabash Saddle Club.