Bernie L. Pfeiffer
Bernie Lee (Bud) Pfeiffer, 93, Corydon, died Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, at his home.
Born June 17, 1923, in New Amsterdam, he was the son of the late William E. and Radie Mae Crecelius Pfeiffer.
He was a watch maker and jeweler, owner of Pfeiffer’s Jewelers in Corydon and Salem, a farmer and a member of the Christian’s Missionary Church in New Salisbury.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, John Edward Pfeiffer; three brothers, William, David and Herbert Pfeiffer; and seven sisters, Rose Rowland, Faye Haas, Fern Smith, Mary Rothrock and Gertrude, Janet and Viola Pfeiffer.
Survivors include his wife, the former Doris J. Kopp; four sons, Larry Pfeiffer (Karen) of Greensburg, Jim Pfeiffer (Jeanette) of North Vernon, Joe Pfeiffer (Stephanie Vine) of Salem and Tom Pfeiffer (Sherry) of Corydon; a daughter, Barbara Boley (Maurice) of Elizabeth; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Thursday, Aug. 25, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, Aug. 26, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Friday, Aug. 26, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery west of Corydon.
Pallbearers: Roger Turner, Randall Boley, Jon Pfeiffer, Brandon Pfeiffer, Zack Davis and Danny Turner.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society or the charity of the donor’s choice.