D. Bryan Alderman, 50, of rural Decatur, died December 12, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital. David was born in Lancaster, Ohio, on September 28, 1962, to John G. and Joyce E. (Hunt) Meinke.
On July 24, 1982, he married Kathy M. (Lough) Alderman; she survives in Decatur.
Bryan was a lifetime member of the North American Hunting Association, and was a welder-fabricator and mechanic for Fox Contractors.
Among survivors are his parents, Joyce E. Meinke of Bethlehem, Pa., and John G. Meinke of Oftersheim, Germany; two sons, Justin R. Alderman of Decatur and Cody L. (Kristen) Alderman of Westfield, Ind.; three brothers, Randal R. (Sharon) Alderman of Escondido, Calif.; Brent (Monica) Alderman of Westtown, N.Y.; and Christopher L. Meinke of Escondido, Calif.; and two grandchildren, Brooklynn R. and Bentley B. Alderman.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, December 17, at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home, with funeral services following at 7 p.m.
Preferred memorials are to the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.haggardandsefton.com .