His first wife, Edna (Gibson) Wake, whom he married Oct. 30, 1943, died Feb. 7, 1997. His second wife, Laverne (Greene) (Eichmiller) Wake, whom he married July 5, 1997, died Jan. 15, 2011. His parents; one brother, James Wake; and two sisters, Mary Grice and Anna Mullis, are also deceased.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Loogootee United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Goodwill Cemetery in Loogootee.
Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Loogootee United Methodist Church or the Indiana Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements are being made through Brocksmith-Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee. Online condolences may be made at www.brocksmithblakefuneralhomes.com