Arthur H. Windmiller
Arthur H. Windmiller
  • October 13, 1925 - January 7, 2017
  • Indiana

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Arthur H. "Art" Windmiller, 91, of Ossian died at his home on Saturday, January 7, 2017 after a battle with cancer. He was born in Linn Grove, Indiana, a son of the late Charles and Inez Windmiller on October 13, 1925. He proudly served in the U.S. navy from 1943-1946 as a Corpsman on the M. S. Bloemfontein. After his stint in the Navy, he returned to North Manchester, graduated from Manchester College, and went on to get his Master's Degree in Mathematics at Ball State University. He started his 40 year teaching and coaching career at Clay Pool and ended his career at Ossian. Surviving family include his wife of 69 years, Pat; son, Bob (Jean) of North Carolina; daughter, Ann of Bluffton; three grandchildren, Adam (Kristin) Windmiller, Angie (Shane) Sigmon, Abbey (Chad) Ervin; five great grandchildren all of North Carolina; and his group of friends at the Deli. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in passing by a son, Joe; and two brothers, Dale of Fort Wayne and Cloid of Amherst, Ohio. Funeral service will be 10:30 am on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church, Ossian, 123 S. Jefferson St., Ossian with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 2-5 and 6-8 pm on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 W. Mill St., Ossian. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, North Manchester. Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.