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William Albert MagnerPassing: January 30, 2022


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Saturday, February 5th @ 1:00 p.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Saturday, February 5th @ 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.


Lawrenceport Cemetery

Saturday, February 5th

MITCHELL – William Albert Magner, 91, passed away Sunday, January 30, 2022, at Mitchell Manor.

Born March 30, 1930, in Orleans, he was the son of Wilbur Glenn and Wilma (McCart) Magner.

He retired from Mitchell Transport and was a farmer.  Bill was a member of Fishing Creek Chapel and White River Valley Antique Association.

Surviving:      children, Peggy Ann (Mike) Corbett of Corydon

                                      Jackie Sue (Steve) Hammack of Corydon

                                      Dennis William (Sandra) Magner of Orleans

                                      Terry Ray (Sharon) Magner of Orleans

                                       Mac William (April) Magner of Bedford

                stepchildren, Ronald Scott (Lisa) Cole of Bedford

                                      Deborah Jo (Bob) Lewis of Bloomington

                                      19 grandchildren      

                                      28 great grandchildren

                       brothers, Raymond Magner of Corydon

                                      Harold Magner of Ellettsville                                                 

                                      Wendell Magner of Peoria, Illinois

His parents; companion, Betty Jane Ratkovich (2-9-2019); and brother, Glenn Magner,  preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 5, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Kyle Stewart officiating.  Burial will be in Lawrenceport Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the funeral home.

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  1. Guest: Jim & Carolyn Deckard | Bedford, IN
    Date: February 1, 2022
    We all loved Bill, he was a sweetheart, praying for his family.❤❤