Passing of Wayne Carpenter; Decatur

Dear Friends & Members –

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of a dear colleague, Wayne Carpenter. Wayne passed last Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Adam’s Memorial Hospital. He was 92.

Wayne was involved with both the Indiana Section AWWA during his time as Water Superintendent for Decatur. He was also a member of IRWA.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church with Father Dave Ruppert officiating. Interment will follow in the Decatur Cemetery in Decatur, Indiana with Military Graveside Services to be conducted by the American Legion Post #43 color guard.

Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m., Monday, December 10 at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home in Decatur, Indiana and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. A Holy Rosary will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to St. Mary’s Improvement Fund or Masses.

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Please hold the Carpenter family firmly in your hearts as we mourn Wayne’s loss.


The Board & Staff Indiana Rural Water Association