Albert E. Starr, 85, of Brazil, Indiana passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care, in Knightsville, Indiana on December 7, 2017.
He was born on November 18, 1932, the first child of 11, in St. Mary’s Village, Indiana, the son of Bert and Wilma (Reherman) Starr. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He married Kay Kerr on January 14, 1956; she preceded him in death in 2005. Albert worked as a farmer most of his life. He also worked at TMX as a Diesel Mechanic. After they closed he worked as a truck driver for several years. In his free time he enjoyed remodeling his home, working outdoors and visiting with friends and family.
Survivors include two sons and two daughters-in-law, Albert Eugene Starr Jr. and wife Susan of Brazil, Bryan David Starr of Brazil, two daughters and one son-in-law, Felicia Kay Starr of Brazil and Catherine Grace Starr Dowers and husband Allen of Brazil; four grandchildren: Brandy Lynn Starr McRoberts and husband Tim, Brittany LeAnn Starr Rodgers and husband Jason, Justus Allen Michael Dowers, Lydia Abigale Grace Dowers; great-granddaughter: Isabelle Grace Rodgers; siblings: Beth, Bill, Christine, Catherine, Marion, John, Nelda, Gary, nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
In addition to his parents Bert and Wilma Starr and his wife Kay Starr he was preceded in death by a grandson: Dustin Michael Starr and two siblings: Charles Allen Starr and George Joseph Starr.
Visitation will be at Lawson – Miller Chapel, 1702 E. National Ave. Brazil, Indiana 47834, Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 11am until 1pm. Services will be at the funeral home, on Wednesday, at 1:00pm with Pastor Jimmy Dowers officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Share a memory with the family at www.frenchfuneralhome.com.