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Tim J. Sailors

December 19, 1954 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 64)

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Tim J. Sailors, 64, a lifetime resident of Wabash, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at his residence.  He was born, in Wabash, on December 19, 1954, to the late Donald B. and Augusta Sailors.

Tim graduated from Wabash High School and worked at CMI, Wabash Castings, Inc. and Wabash Alloys.  He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 15, Wabash and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles #549, Wabash.

Tim is survived by his two sons, Tim (Sara) Sailors, Jr, of Carmel, and Jason (Kerri) Sailors, of Wabash; brother, Donald (Debbie) Sailors, of Pensacola, Florida; two sisters, Donna Thompson, of Elkhart, and Violetta (Curtis) Catt, of Wabash; eight grandchildren, Zach Sailors, of Noblesville, Grant (Kaleigh) Sailors, of Fort Wayne, Hayley Bland, of Wabash, Joey Bland, of Wabash, Evan Sailors, of Carmel, Jillian Sailors, of Wabash, Miles Sailors, of Carmel and Jake Sailors, of Wabash.  He was preceded in death by two sisters, Sherry L. Shrader and Cheryl Sue Strickler.  

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 21, 2019 at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992. Pastor Tim Prater will be the officiant.  Burial will follow at Wabash Friends Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the funeral home.

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June 20, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McDonald Funeral Home
231 Falls Ave
Wabash, IN 46992

Funeral Service
June 21, 2019

10:00 AM
McDonald Funeral Home
231 Falls Ave
Wabash, IN 46992

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