Carl Robert Banks
Carl Robert Banks
  • June 10, 1919 - December 2, 2016
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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CARL BANKS, 97, passed away Friday, December 2, 2016. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran stationed in the Philippines. Carl retired from General Electric after 43 years as an electrician. He was an avid Purdue Basketball and Indianapolis Colts fan. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Surviving are his loving wife of 36 years, Mary Lou; children, Jane Banks, Robert Banks, Dan (Patti) Owen, Nancy Raines, Jerry (Becky) Owen; 14 grandchildren; and 19 great grandchildren.

Preceding him in death are sons, Fred Banks and Steven Banks. Service is 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, 6424 Winchester Road, with visitation from 11 a.m. until time of service.

Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park.