RICHARD HARRINGTON BUEHLER Richard "Rick" Harrington Buehler passed away September 13, 2013. Rick graduated from Crown Point High School in 1959 and received a BA and MA from Ball State University in 1963 and 1965 respectively and an MARE from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX in 1994. Rick taught high school band in Pendleton, Wapahani, and Winchester. He owned and ran a Phillips 66 gas/oil business in Crown Point, IN. He and Marge owned and ran a KOA Campground in Limon, CO. Rick was Resort Minister in Kerrville, TX as well as a Music Minister/ Youth Pastor in Hempstead, TX. He then went back to teaching band and choir at a Christian school and public schools in Fort Wayne, IN. Most recently Rick was the pastor of Amity Baptist Church in Cloverdale, IN and trombone player in the Brazil Concert Band in Brazil, IN. He also played the piano and led singing at The Waters nursing home in Greencastle, IN. Rick was an active member of Gideons International, meeting weekly in Greencastle, IN. Rick is survived by wife, Marge Kay; sister, Diane (Jack); son, Adam (Laura); daughter, Charlotte (Brandon); daughter, Sherry (Greg); and son, Tim (Teresa); and ten grandchildren. Preceded in death by his brother, Rance; and parents: Dick and Gwen. Rick was an incredibly wise and gentle man whose passion was serving our Lord. He will be greatly missed by all who were privileged enough to have known him. We look forward to seeing him in heaven again someday. Donations may be made in memory of Rick Buehler to:
, and Gideons International. Visitation at Bittles & Hurt in Greencastle, IN on Friday, September 20, 2013 from 4:00-7:00 PM. A Life Celebration will be held at Amity Baptist Church in Cloverdale, IN on Saturday September 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM.
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Published in The Times on Sept. 17, 2013