Louis J. Stephanoff

Louis John Stephanoff

91, Indianapolis, passed away January 31, 2013. He was born June 24, 1921, in Indianapolis, the son of the late John and Fota (Vasiloff) Stephanoff.

Louis graduated from Purdue University, with his Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He served in the United States Air Force in World War II. He was a member of Second Presbyterian Church and the American Legion.

He is survived by his children, Bruce Wiley (Lori) Stephanoff and Sally Stuart Stansberry; grandchildren, Jamie Stuart (George) Hoyt, Charles Wesley Stephanoff, Christopher John Stephanoff; great-grandchildren, Henry Arthur Hoyt and Hannah Renee Hoyt; and special friend, Lois Gibson. He was preceded in passing by his wife, Mary Stuart Stephanoff and a brother, Don and two sisters, Janet and Olga.

Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 4, 2013 in Crown Hill Cemetery in the Gothic Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Second Presbyterian Church. Online condolences may be made by visiting http://www.flannerbuchanan.com. Arrangements were entrusted to Flanner and Buchanan - Broad Ripple .

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Feb. 2, 2013