Barton Paddack

Feb. 20, 1929-Oct. 10, 2021


Barton H. Paddack of Crawfordsville passed away Sunday morning, Oct. 10, 2021, at Wellbrooke. He was 92.

Mr. Paddack was a member of First Christian Church, Elks and the Masonic Lodge. He liked to play golf, paint, do woodworking and travel to Florida. He worked at RR Donnelley for 38 years and after he retired from there worked 10 years as a consultant for Crawford Industries. He also served in the National Guard.

Born Feb. 20, 1929, he was the son of Harley S. Paddack and Nellie Flaningam Paddack. He graduated from Darlington High School. He married Wilma Jean Moore on Aug. 20, 1950. She passed away Sept. 7, 2015.

Surviving family includes: son Brad (Peggy) Paddack; grandchildren, Chad (Kelly) Rosen, Erica (fiance’ Terry) Menke, Kisha (Levi) Hutson and Chris (Jamie) Rosen; great-grandchildren, Kyleigh, Caidence, Makenna, Graysen, Austin, Megan, Carter, Connor and Ruby; sister Patricia (Gene) Ray; along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by wife Wilma Paddack; daughter Vicki Rosen; and two brothers, Royden and Robert Paddack.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday at First Christian Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the church, led by Pastor Darla Goodrich. After the service, he will be laid to rest at Oak Hill Cemetery North.

Donations may be made to First Christian Church, 211 W. Walnut St., Crawfordsville, IN 47933.

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