John S. Lantrip

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

He retired from Ford Motor Company in Indianapolis and was a member of the Whitestown Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by his wife, of 50 years, Ruth (Frye) Lantrip of New Palestine; his sister, Beverly Killian of Kokomo; his brother- in- law, Ron Frye and his wife Kay, of Avon; his dear friend, Randy Miller, New Palestine; 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.