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Michael J. Magsamen, 62, Decatur, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital.
Mike was born July 7, 1951, in Decatur, to the late Victor F. and Evelyn (Shaw) Magsamen.
He married Vicki S. Zurcher March 19, 1977; she survives.
Mike worked as a lineman, line crew supervisor and dispatcher for American Electric Power Co. He was a member of the Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. 993 and Moose Lodge 1311.
Survivors are a son, Nathan (Megan) Magsamen of Noblesville; a daughter, Elissa Magsamen of Indianapolis; a brother, Steve (Sheila) Magsamen of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Sharon (Bob) Martz and Jeralee (Scott) Ellinger, both of Decatur; and two grandchildren, Evan and Austin Magsamen.
Funeral services will be at 11a.m. Saturday at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home, with Chaplain John Follett officiating.
Internment information not provided.
Visitation will be from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, followed by a 7:30 p.m. Elks memorial service.
Preferred memorials are to Indiana Elk’s Cancer Research Fund or Adams County Relay for Life.
Online condolences may be made at www.hshfuneralhome.com.