Gilbert E. McCallie

Gilbert E. McCallie

96, of Indianapolis, passed away November 15, 2012. He was born in Indianapolis, to the late Ralph and Margarete Everoad McCallie.

Gilbert served his country in the U.S. Marines during WWII. He graduated from Purdue University, and then married Dorothyann Young. Gilbert was a staff engineer for Eli Lilly & Co. for 39 years, retiring in 1981, and a longtime member of Old Bethel United Methodist Church.

Visitation will be Monday, November 19, 2012, from 12 noon until the time of service at 2:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St.

Gilbert is survived by his loving wife of 72 years, Dorothyann McCallie; son, Stephen Y. (Doris) McCallie ; grandchildren, Shandra Morris, Karen (Michael) Mills, Scott McCallie and Jennifer (Victor) Davis; three great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Home

Shirley Brothers Mortuary
9606 E Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46229
(317) 897-9606

Published in the The Indianapolis Star from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2012