Ernest W. "Ernie" Speicher
Residence: Monticello (Buffalo area), Indiana
Died: Sunday, August 13, 2017
Location: Ernie passed away at his residence.
 
 
Age: 60
Date of Birth: Friday, August 09, 1957
Birth place: Winamac, Indiana
Branch: Army
 
Father: Paul E. Speicher  
Mother: Shirley A. ( Clariborne ) Speicher  
Marital Status:
Resided in: Ernie has lived in the rural Buffalo, Indiana, area for over twenty years, coming from South Carolina
Funeral Date: Monday, August 21, 2017
Funeral Location: 10:30 a.m., Monday, August 21, 2017, Celebration of Life Service will be at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticellfo, Indiana.
Clergy: Brother Doug McCombs
Burial will take place: Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, will be at the Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., Sunday,, August 20, 2017, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Ernie has lived in the rural Buffalo, Indiana, area for over twenty years, coming from South Carolina. He was a 1976 graduate of North White High School of Monon, Indiana. Ernie had worked at the Hanenkratt Gain Elevator of Monticello and Idaville, Indiana, Star City Elevator of Star City, Indiana, and the former McCords Tire of Monticello, Indiana. He has worked at the White County Highway Department for the last several years. Ernie He had served six years in the United States Army and had served in Korea for three years. He was a true outdoorsman and was most comfortable being outdoors. Ernie was a avid fisherman and hunter. He raised chickens, rabbits, and coondogs. Ernie was a tree trimmer and cut cords or firewood. He was a friend to everyone.
Special Services: Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, will be at the Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information:
Survivors include:
Son,
Jerry E. Speicher;

Sisters,
Pauline (husband Keith) Ridgway of Rocky Ford, Colorado,
Karen Speicher of Bloomington, Indiana, and
Kay (husband Ron) Denny of Twelve Mile, Indiana;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, and numerous Friends;

The mother that raised him,
Ruth Rotruck of Buffalo, Indiana.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Paul E. and Shirley A. (Clairborne) Speicher;

Son,
Brian Speicher;

Father that raised him,
Charlie Rotruck.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.