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Dennis E. Jackle, 81, retired mechanical engineer

Dennis E. Jackle
Dennis E. Jackle

HAMPSTEAD — Dennis E. Jackle, 81, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at Arbor Landing, Hampstead. Dennis was born Jan. 20, 1938, in Jasper, Indiana, to Ceril Jackle and Cleda Mehne Jackle.

Dennis was a graduate of General Motors Institute with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He went on to get an MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee and was a retired mechanical engineer. He was a former member of Wrightsville United Methodist Church at Wrightsville Beach and an active member of the of the Stephen Ministry during his time with the Methodist church. During his retirement, he enjoyed travel, golfing and boating.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia Manning Jackle; children, David Jackle, Steven Jackle, Susan (Marty) Weishoff; stepsons, Jeff (Cheryl) Price and Reid Price; six grandchildren, Sophia, Savannah, Abigail, Ethan, Rachel, Tanner and Aubrey; and two brothers, Robert Jackle and Jerry (Joyce) Jackle of Jasper, Indiana.

A memorial visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 27, at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st St., Wilmington. A memorial service, with a fellowship following, will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 1, at Christ Lutheran Church, 131 W. State Road 56, Haysville, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Dennis Jackle.

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