Earl C. Stouder, age 78, of Inverness, Florida and formerly of Huntington, IN, passed away Sunday, October 3, 2021, at 7:50 am at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, FL. He was manager of Penguin Point trucking company and an insurance salesman. He was a member of Sarasota, FL, First Church of the Nazarene where he served the church through maintenance of the facilities. Earl enjoyed camping, traveling, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Earl was born September 8, 1943, in Huntington, IN, son of Wilber L. and Marietta I. (Oden) Stouder. He is survived by children Lisa Keen of Huntington, Earl Christian Stouder Jr. of Huntington, and Michelle “Shelly” Castaneda of Warsaw, IN, grandchildren Benjamin, Heather, Travis, Tandee (Dane) Keen Buff, Wendall & Chad Biddle, Daniel Stouder, Jared McIntyre, Nina (John) McIntyre Hoffman, Jenny Foy, Dayla (Dylan) Drabenstot Steelman, Ricardo, Juan, Julieta, Adrian, Andreas, Kaleb Castaneda, Tiffany Church, Timothy, Trinity Muskgrove, 25 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a daughter Tamara Stouder, a granddaughter Heather Keen, 5 brothers Clifford, Wallace, Lloyd, Darwin, Phylbert Stouder and 3 sisters Doris France, Donnella Rippy and Norma Lou Stouder.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, October 9, at 11:00 am at Riverside Cemetery, Andrews, IN. Pastor Gene Vickery will officiate.
Preferred memorials are to the Liver Foundation c/o Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
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