John S. Lantrip

John S. Lantrip, 73, of New Palestine, died Sept. 25, 2013. He was born May 20, 1940, in Worthington, Ind., the son of Nobel and Mary (Dale) Lantrip.

He is survived by his wife, of 50 years, Ruth (Frye) Lantrip of New Palestine; his sister, Beverly Killian of Kokomo; a bother-in-law of Avon; a dear friend; nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

A Celebration of John’s Life will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Flanner and Buchanan-Memorial Park, 9350 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46229. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service.