Mr. Wencel R. Mull, age 104, of Lanesville, formerly of Salem, passed away Tuesday, April 28 at Harrison Healthcare in Corydon.
Mr. Mull was born February 8, 1916 in Washington County, Indiana the son of Alva and Mamie Hinds Mull. Wencel was a farmer most of his life in Washington County and worked as a machinist at Jeff Boat at the same time. He was a former member of Fort Hill Church of Christ and a current member of Corydon Church of Christ. He was also a former member of Pekin Saddle Club. He loved to deer hunt, ride horses, and watch car races, as he wanted to be a race car driver when he was younger.
Wencel was preceded in death by his wife: Marguerite M. Martin Mull, a brother: Cleo Mull, a sister: Louise Clark, and his parents.
He is survived by two daughters: Janey Jones of Salem and Roberta Sullivan of Corydon, three grandsons: Steve Sullivan (Susie) of New Salisbury, Scott Sullivan (Kevin) of Louisville, and Jason Jones (Shana) of Florida, four great-granddaughters: Rene Michael (Tim) of Floyds Knobs, Sara Sanon (Stanley) of Jeffersonville, Shauna Maxwell (Lenny) of Pekin, and Layah Jones of Florida, and three great-great-grandchildren: Semaj Sanon of Jeffersonville, Carman Maxwell of Pekin, and James Maxwell of Pekin.
Funeral services and burial in Crown Hill Cemetery will be private.