Nelson Franklin Mitny
85, of Plainfield, passed away on December 15, 2011 in I.U. West Hospital. He was born on August 9, 1926 in Indianapolis to John J. and Lillian Andrews Mitny. He married Norma Joyce Newhouse on April 22, 1949, she survives.
Nelson was an U.S. Navy veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He was a foreman for Link Belt FMC for 38 years retiring in 1981. He was a member of the St Stephens Lutheran Church in Plainfield and Lynhurst Masonic Lodge # 723.
Calling hours will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday December 18, 2011 in Hall-Baker Funeral Home , Plainfield, with a service at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 19, 2011 in the funeral home.
Survivors include his wife, Norma Joyce Mitny; daughter, Rebecca McFarling and husband, Michael; son, Jeffery Mitny and wife Linda; brother, John Mitny; sister, Evelyn Nevins; grandchildren, Stacy McCune and husband, Pat and Christopher McFarling and wife, Sue Ellen, and great-grandchildren, Carson Elizabeth, Logan and Holden Margaret McCune, Calli Nicole and Conner McFarling.
Contributions may be made to the
, 3816 Paysphere Circle Chicago, IL 60674, the
, 5635 W. 96th St. Ste. 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278 and Riley Hospital for Children, 702 Barnhill Dr. RM. 1960, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Online condolences may be made to the Mitny Family at: http://www.bakerfuneralservice.com