Albert Leo Stahl (1929 - 2013)


Albert Leo Stahl, 83, of Seymour, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013, at
Schneck Medical Center, Seymour surrounded by his loving family.
Born on September 19, 1929 in Seymour, Indiana, he was the son of the late
Albert Henry and Bertha (Mellencamp) Stahl.
On April 4, 1953 at St. Paul Congregational Christian Church he married
Ida Mae Guinn who survives. This wedding of almost 60 years was blessed
with four daughters.
Mr. Stahl was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Seymour. He proudly
served in the U.S. Army in Korea with the Medical Company 14th Infantry
APO 25. He received the Combat Medical Badge, Korean Service Medal with a
Bronze Service Star, the United Nations Service Medal and the most
significant duty assignment Medical Company 14th Infantry APO 25. He was a
member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1925, American Legion Post 89,
Disabled American Veterans 47, and the Seymour Elks Lodge. Mr. Stahl was
a self-employed farmer all of his life with the exception of years spent
in the Army.
Besides his wife of 60 years, he is survived by his children, Connie Jo
Johnston, Mary Jane (James) Eglen, Nancy Mae Stahl (William Thomas) and
Linda Kay (David) Dye, grandchildren, Melanie (Deborah) Eglen Bradley,
Jonathan (Staci) Eglen, Daniel (Tonya) Dye, Sarah Dye, Leah Dye, Rachel
Dye, Jacob William Thomas and John Caleb Dye, two great granddaughters,
Kaelen Marie Eglen and Kylie Elizabeth Eglen.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a granddaughter, Hannah Marie
Dye, a great granddaughter, Kinzie Nichole Eglen, and sisters, Emma
Elizabeth Gillaspy and Helen Baute.
The Reverend Scott Kozisek and the Reverend Scott Roberts will conduct the
service of Albert's life at Voss Chapel on Thursday, April 4, at 1:00 PM.
A graveside service will take place at Riverview Cemetery, Seymour with
full military graveside rites conducted by VFW Post 1925, American Legion
Post 89, Disabled Veterans 47, Korean and Vietnam Veterans, all of
Seymour. There will be a Voss Dove release.
Family and friends may call at Voss Chapel on Wednesday from 3:00-8:00 PM,
and on Thursday from 12:00 noon until time of service.
Memorials may be written to Peace Lutheran Church, Trinity Lutheran High
School or Gideons International.
A complete obituary can be viewed on the funeral home Website at
Published in The Jackson County Banner from Apr. 2 to Apr. 9, 2013
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