Dan L. Mundy, 71, Jasper

Dan L. Mundy, 71, of Jasper, died Thursday, December 26, at his home. He was born in Washington April 15, 1948, to Ben and Frieda (Sander) Mundy. He married Theresa Herzog August 9, 1969, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper.

Dan was president of Eck-Mundy Associates, Inc. and business manager of Mundy Brothers Rentals LLC. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, Vincent de Paul Society St. Joseph Conference, the Guadalupe Center advisory board in Huntingburg, and the Jasper Holy Family and Santa Claus St. Nicholas parish councils. He was involved in Dubois County Transit, Jasper Lions Club, and Jasper Junior Achievement. He worked as business manager of the Spencer County Ambulance Service and was a Firefighter 1st Class and Assistant Fire Chief of the Santa Claus Fire Department. He was a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) and served as a board member of SIRS. He was a past president of Jasper Optimist Club and was instrumental in the beginning of Community Meals in Jasper. He was a member of the Jasper Chamber of Commerce, Huntingburg Chamber of Commerce, Perry County Chamber of Commerce, Dubois County Historical Society, Computer Programming Advisory Committee at VUJC, Ireland Indiana Historical Society, and the Dubois County Builders Association. He was a recipient of the Sagamore of the Wabash Award from Governor O’Bannon in 2001, and the 2003 Jasper of Commerce President’s Excellence Award. He was an avid Democrat, a member of the Spencer County Democrat Central Committee from 1978 to 1980, chairman of the Dubois County Democrat Central Committee from 1995 to 2001, the Dubois County Democrat Campaign Chairman, City of Jasper Campaign Chairman, Member of the City of Huntingburg 2003 Democrat Campaign Committee, and a Member of the 9th Congressional District Small Business Advisory Committee. He enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling to Florida, playing cards, reading, studying history, fishing, watching sports, and spending time at Beaver Lake.

He is survived by his wife, Theresa Mundy; three sons, Aaron Mundy and wife Michelle, Sicily, Italy, Chad Mundy and wife Holly and Ben Mundy and wife Miranda, all of Jasper; five grandchildren, Regan, Klayton, Bella, Carter, and Kade, four brothers, Bill Mundy and Phil Mundy and wife Karen, all of Jasper, Tom Mundy and wife Sandy, Ireland, and Rick Mundy and wife Gwen, Huntingburg; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 1-6 p.m. Sunday at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Members of St. Joseph Parish will pray a rosary at 12:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand,

The Lions Club, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at www.becherkluesner.com. A Mass of Christian Burial  will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the church with burial following in Fairview Cemetery.

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