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Gilbert R. Wiseman

Gilbert R. Wiseman Gilbert R. Wiseman

Gilbert Ray Wiseman, 81, of Plainfield, Ind., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 13, 2020.

Gilbert was born on July 27, 1938, in Corydon, Ind., to the late Jesse L and Beulah K. Watson Wiseman.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 60-plus years, Rita Rose Click Wiseman.

He graduated from Corydon High School in 1956. He worked for 45 years at various locations for Vectren (formerly of Indiana Gas Co.), retiring in 2001. Since retiring, he worked at Do It Best Hardware Store in Plainfield. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Survivors include three children, Alicia Fouty (Doug) and Faron (Cynthia) and Aaron (Lisa) Wiseman; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters, Pat Kintner (John) and Ruth Gerdon, and a brother, Jerry Wiseman (Nancy), all of Corydon.

Because of COVID-19, calling and services will be private. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery at Plainfield.

Arrangements: Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home in Plainfield.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Good News Ministries, 2716 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46201.