Danny L. Hedrick

Oct. 24, 1939-Dec. 7, 2023


Danny L. Hedrick, 84, of Crawfordsville passed away at 5:50 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023, in the St. Vincent Heart Center in Carmel.

Danny was born in Crawfordsville, Oct. 24, 1939, son of the late Albert H. and Mabel J. Stephens Hedrick. He married Carolyn Stephens on June 17, 1962, in Crawfordsville, and she survives.

Danny was a graduate of Crawfordsville High School and served with the Indiana National Guard 1957-1965. He was employed 41 years with and retired from RR Donnelley & Sons.

Danny was a talented woodworker and enjoyed working in his shop, and time on the golf course.

Surviving, along with his wife Carolyn, are two sons, Jeffrey S. (Beverly) Hedrick of Indianapolis and Kevin L. (Sandy) Hedrick of Crawfordsville; daughter Cynthia S. (Gary) Hockersmith of Crawfordsville; grandchildren, Adam (Jennifer) Hedrick, Tyler (Ashley) Sasser, Nicolas Hedrick, Nathan (Charley) Hedrick, Jessica Hockersmith and Ryan Hockersmith; great-grandchildren, Madison, Olivia and Evan; two brothers, Freddy Hedrick of Crawfordsville and William (Mary) Hedrick of West Lafayette.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation hours are noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 at Family & Friends Funeral Home of Wingate, with funeral services following at 2 p.m., with Pastor Warren Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery South, Crawfordsville. His grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.

Danny’s family is grateful for the wonderful care he and they received at the St. Vincent Heart Center and prefer memorials in his memory be made to St. Vincent Heart Center, % Cardiology Department, 10580 N. Meridian, Carmel, IN 46290, envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Visit us online at www.familyandfriendsfh.com to sign the guest book or share a condolence.