Donald H. Mullinnix

Donald H. Mullinnix

82 , of Indianapolis, IN, passed away peacefully in his home, November 3, 2012. He was born in Beech Grove, IN on February 17, 1930 to the late Harry and Mae Hibner Mullinnix. Don was a graduate of Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA and then received his MBA from Indiana University. While attending Geneva College, Don was awarded the Economics Prize as well as received the Who's Who among Students in American Colleges and Universities.

He was employed with Eli Lilly for 30 years before retiring in 1992. Don proudly served his country in the US Army. Don and Mary Eileen Mitchell were married on June 14, 1957 thus celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 14, 2007. Don was a member of the Reformed Presbyterian Church in North America. He also was a member of Commissions and Committees where God used him to be a part of beginning seven new congregations in various locations.

In addition to his parents, Don was preceded in death by a sister, Grace (Ralph A.) Hanley and a brother, Ralph C. Mullinnix. Survivors include his lovely wife, Mary Eileen Mullinnix; son, Lawrence N. (Melissa J.) Mullinnix; daughter, Karen S. (Stephen D.) Fugate; and five grandchildren, Krista, Rachel, Alec, Ryan and Kaci.

Family and friends will gather on Wednesday, November 7 from 11 a.m. until the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. in Zionsville Presbyterian Church, 4775 W. 116th Street, Zionsville, IN 46077. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. The family suggests memorial gifts be made to Geneva College, 3200 College Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. Arrangements entrusted to Bussell and Bell Family Funerals, 1621 E. Greyhound Pass, Carmel, IN 46032. Please visit where you may sign the guestbook and share a memory of Don.

Funeral Home

1621 E. Greyhound Pass 1621 GREYHOUND PASS, IN 46032
(317) 587-2001

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Nov. 5, 2012