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George H. Pelleman Jr.

George Henry Pelleman Jr., 71, Leavenworth, died Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at his home.
Born Sept. 9, 1946, in New Albany, he was the son of the late George Henry Pelleman Sr. and Claudia Mildred South Pelleman.
He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, was retired from the Millwrights Local No. 2209, was a member of the Disabled American Veterans Post 16, the American Legion Post No. 133 in Alton and the VFW Post 2950 in Corydon and was the fire chief of the Leavenworth Volunteer Fire Dept.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Bonita Pelleman.
Survivors include four daughters, Dana Lea Pelleman (Rich Horn) of Georgetown, Lesley Anne Kendrick (Jamie) of Leavenworth, Lori Lynn Pelleman (Wendy Black) of Depauw and Wendy Holladay of Nashville, Tenn.; a son, David Pelleman (Angela) of Berryville, Va.; a brother, Dwayne Pelleman (Charlene Hopper) of Leavenworth; two sisters, Vickie Morin of Palmyra and Robin Goodpaster (Sam) of Marengo; and seven grandchildren, Jacob, Nicholas and Abigail Pelleman, Nathan and Presley Holladay, Sydney Brooks and Bailey Bockting.
Visitation: Thursday, May 10, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday, May 11, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Friday, May 11, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Leavenworth Memorial Gardens.
Officiant: The Rev. Hank Ruff, fire chaplain.
Pallbearers: Lori and Dwayne Pelleman, John, Jeff and Carl LaHue and Tim Farris.

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