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Roy D. Stucky, 88 of Bronson, Mich., formerly of Monroe, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at the Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis.
Roy was born March 7, 1925, in Berne to the late Florenz and Metta (Nussbaum) Stucky.
On March 25, 1945, he married Mary Louise Trump; she preceded him in death on September 14, 2012.
Roy was a member of the East Ovid United Brethren Church in Coldwater, Mich. He retired in 1988 from National Oil & Gas in Bluffton. He served in the United States Army during World War II from June 1943-February 1946, and he was wounded in action in Germany on December 12, 1944. He received the American Theater Ribbon, Eame Ribbon with 1 Bronze Star, Good Conduct Metal, Purple Heart and the Victory Metal.
Among survivors are his son, Donald (Margie) Stucky of Monroe; three daughters, RoyaAnn (Randy) Sheets of Bronson, Mich.; Marlene (Wayne) Etzler and Louise (Greg) Gaskill, both of Decatur; brother, Max Stucky of Angola; two sisters, Ruby Brouer of Lagrange and Bonnie Wall of Bluffton; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
Roy was preceded in death by four sisters and three brothers.
Visitation is from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 30 at the funeral home. Pastor Troy Green will officiate.
Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens in Fort Wayne.
Preferred memorials are to East Ovid United Brethren Church.
Online condolences may be made at www.haggardandsefton.com.