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Arville Wiseman

Arville Wiseman Arville Wiseman

Arville Wiseman, 92, Corydon, died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at his home.
Born Jan. 9, 1926, near Central, he was the son of the late James Clarence and Jenny Mae Frakes Wiseman.
He attended Corydon High School, was inducted into the Army in April 1944 and was deployed to the European Theater in December 1944. He was in Germany, France, Holland and Belgium areas and in the Battle of the Bulge, where he was wounded in his right leg. He received the Purple Heart, two bronze stars, European’African Middle Eastern Campaign Ribbons, Good Conduct Medal, World War II Victory Medal and the Army Occupation Medal (Germany). He was discharged from the Army in June 1946. He was a rural letter carrier for the Corydon Post Office, a lifetime farmer living on Wandering Acres Farm along Union Chapel Road, a former school bus driver, a member of Fairview United Methodist Church, Old Capitol Saddle Club, VFW Post 2950, American Legion, Farm Bureau and the Harrison County Cattle Association and past president of the Central Cemetery Association.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Goldia Deutch.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, the former Jean Annis Harbaugh, and a daughter, Virginia Lee (Ginnie) Wiseman of Corydon.
Visitation: Tuesday, Feb. 20, from 4 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 21, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 22, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Thursday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in the Central Cemetery.
Officiants: The Revs. Richard Goodwin and Ed Lane.
Pallbearers: Alva Raber Jr., Merrill Wiseman Jr., Eddie Wiseman, Lou Corner, Dwayne Coblentz, Calvin Wiseman and Sherman Sheets.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Central Cemetery Corp.