Charles C. Caplinger Jr.

Charles Calvin Caplinger Jr.

81, born October 13, 1931 to the late Charles Sr. and Helen (Kingery). Charles was married to Lois Jean for 48 years and is survived by a son Mike of New Berlin, WI. Charles graduated from Broad Ripple in 1949 and attended Butler University. He served in the Air Force, Air Man 1st class for 4 years in Japan, Korea and Labrador. He was a member of VFW Post #7119, 2nd Presbyterian Church and Woodland Country Club. Charles worked for Borden's Dairy for 35 years and for Maplehurst Farms for 5 years retiring as president and CEO. Charles was awarded Distinguished Hoosier by Gov. Robert D. Orr. An avid golfer, he was the leader of the Borden Pro Am. The tournament that raised money for Riley Hospital, Children's Museum, Indianapolis Zoo and Restoration of Soldiers and Sailors Monument. Service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 15th at Second Presbyterian Church 7700 N. Meridian Street with calling at Noon. Burial will be in Washington Park East Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to Kidney Foundation. Family would like to thank the outstanding care of the Fresenius Dialysis Center at Shadeland Station. Flanner and Buchanan - Carmel is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at:

http://www.flannerbuchanan.com

Funeral Home

Flanner and Buchanan - Carmel
325 E. Carmel Dr Carmel, IN 46032
(317) 848-2929

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Apr. 12, 2013