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William C. “Bill” Wahl, 79, Huntingburg

William Wahl Obit Photo027_edited-1William C. “Bill” Wahl, 79, of Huntingburg, died Saturday (August 31) at the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. He was born May 19, 1934, in Dale, to William J. and Elenora (Braunecker) Wahl. He married Linda (Lottes) Harris on July 1, 1989, in Huntingburg and took ecumenical marriage vows July 15, 1989,  at the Glezen Revival Center in Glezen, Indiana.

Bill worked as a patrolman for 12 years with the Huntingburg Police Department, was a general contractor/painter for the Koch family at Holiday World, worked as a security guard at the Holiday Inn in Jasper, and was a greeter at the Jasper Wal-Mart store. He enjoyed going to yard sales.

He is survived by his wife, Linda L. Wahl, Huntinburg; one daughter, Debbie Arthur. Irving, Texas; three sons, Jerry (Anita) Wahl, Grape Vine, Texas, Randy Wahl, Hickory Creek, Texas, and Scott (Janice) Wahl, Hurst, Texas; two step daughters, Vicki (Larry) Hasenour, Louisville, and Deneen (Rick) Bender, Huntingburg; two sisters, Helen Buckallew, and Lucille “Susie” Strube, all of Indianapolis, five grandchildren, Troy, Cara, Kyle, Tyler and Emily Wahl; two step grandchildren, Jade (Andy) Burnett, Springfield, Virginia, and Megan (Andy) Brick, Denver; and one step great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by one son, Doug Wahl.

Funeral services at 2 p.m. (EDT) Thursday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial following at Fairmount Cemetery in Huntingburg. Pastor Paul Newland will officiate the services. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared online at

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