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Richard VanMeterPassing: November 22, 2017


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Sunday, November 26th @ 5:00 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Sunday, November 26th @ 3:00 - 5:00 pm


No Burial

MITCHELL – Richard VanMeter, 54, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born January 17, 1963, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Leroy Franklin and Mary Frances (Melton) VanMeter.  He married Rebecca Ann Lacey August 16, 1985.

Richard was a farmer and enjoyed fishing.

Rebecca Ann VanMeter of Mitchell
Richard Lee (Rachel) VanMeter of Mitchell
Anna Nicole (Nick) VanMeter of Mitchell
Emma VanMeter, Caleb Vangemert, Aliza VanMeter, Madisyn VanMeter, and Dawson Vangemer
William Terrell of Mitchell
Cathy Wampler of Mitchell
Mary Reynolds of Bedford
Matthew VanMeter of Mitchell
Kimberly Terrell of Mitchell

Her parents preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 26, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Brother Jerry Allen officiating.

Friends may call from 3:00 p.m. until the service on Sunday at the funeral home.

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Beth Knight | Mitchell, indian
    Date: December 2, 2017
    So sorry bout your loss you guys are in our hearts
  2. Guest: Kimberly Wade | Mitchell
    Date: November 25, 2017
    We are so sorry for your loss, your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Love Jerry, Kim, & Heather Wade
  3. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: November 25, 2017
    Im so sorry for your loss