Donald R. Juncker, 75, of Mt.Vernon, died on February 16, 2013 at Mt. Vernon Nursing & Rehab.
He was born on January 15, 1938 in Caborn, the son of
Maurice H. and Clara M. (Naab) Juncker.
He married Betty Bebout on April 8, 1978 and she preceded him in death on November 22,
Mr. Juncker graduated from Mt.VernonHigh School in 1956. He worked for Juncker Bros. Sales
and Service. He farmed for a number of years in the Grafton area of PoseyCounty. He then worked for Babcock and Wilcox Co. in Mt.Vernon and later worked as a certified Boilermaker
traveling throughout the Midwest in construction and repair of High Pressure Boilers
and Pressure Vessels. Don retired in 1999 to enjoy lifelong hobbies of
gardening and fishing. He served in the National Guard and was member of the
American Legion, Eagles, and Moose. He attended CabornChurch.
He is survived by sons, Gary Juncker of the Phillipines, Ethan Juncker of Dongola, IL, Jerry Juncker of
Clarksville, TN, Bryan Juncker of Evansville, David
Nation of Mt. Vernon, and Mark Nation-Ellis of Lawrenceville, IL; daughters,
Tammy Juncker of Oklahoma, Amanda Schmitzer
of Mt. Vernon, JoAnn Garrett and Linda Nelson, both
of Evansville; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ralph
(Sharon) Juncker of Mt. Vernon, Robert (Francine) Juncker of Franklin, IN; and a sister, Joyce (John) Walling
of LaFayette, IN. He was preceded in death by his
parents and two children, Steven Nation and Vicky Campbell.
Funeral services will be held at on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at Stendeback Family
Funeral Home, 1330
E. 4th St., Mt. Vernon, IN.
Visitation will be from on Monday, February 18, 2013 at the funeral home. Burial will be in CabornCemetery.