Verlin Arlo Moon, 85, Lucerne, passed away on January 25, 2013 at Chase Nursing and Rehab Center, Logansport, Indiana.
Born December 20, 1927 in Logansport, Indiana, he was the son of Walter and Ruth (Swank) Moon. On August 12, 1945 he married Marilyn J.(Spencer) Moon, who survives.
He was a WWII Navy Veteran. Verlin was a farmer and worked many years at Gearhart Feed Mill. He was retired from Wilson Food. He attended the Corinth Brethren Church and was a member of the Royal Center, Indiana Masonic Lodge No. 585. A devoted husband, father, and grandfather, he spent his spare time woodworking in his shop.
Verlin was the father of 3 children, Pamela Hines, Royal Center, John (Carolyn) Moon, Peru, and Nancy (Phillip) Carter, Frankfort, Indiana. He also shared his love with 11 grandchildren, Debra Carlson, Dennis Hines, Teresa Small, John Hines, Timothy Hines, Aaron Hines, Brian, Brad, and Brent Moon, Drew Carter, and D.J.Carter; seven great grandsons, one great grand-daughter and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers Hollys, Wendell and Merrill Moon, sister Waneta Herrell, and son-in-law Bill Hines.
Visitation will be held Monday, January 28, 2013 from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at McClain Funeral Home, Denver Indiana. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am, Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at the funeral home with visitation one hour before the service. Burial will follow at Corinth Cemetery, Twelve Mile.
Memorials may be made to the Cancer Society, Heart Foundation, Kidney Foundation, or charity of choice.