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Herbert Polk Inskeep

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Herbert Polk Inskeep, 95, of West Liberty, formerly of Bellefontaine, died at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012.

He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, on Dec. 10, 1916, a son of the late Herbert and Florence Polk Inskeep. He also was preceded in death by a son, Donald Inskeep.

On Dec. 24, 1934, he married Mary Lou Mohr in Bellefontaine and she survives, along with a son, Gerald E. Inskeep of Bellefontaine; four grandchildren, Todd Inskeep, Robin Neer, Shelley Inskeep and Jana Strzalka; 10 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

A farmer, he attended Stonycreek Church of the Brethren. He was a member of Bellefontaine Lodge 209 F. &A.M., Logan Farm Bureau, served on the Logan County Fair Board several years, and was a long time 4-H advisor. He and his wife wintered in Florida for several years.

The Rev. Wayne Downing officiates a funeral at 2 p.m. Sunday at Rexer-Riggin-Madden Funeral Home, DeGraff, where visitation begins at noon. Burial is in the Greenwood-Union Cemetery, DeGraff.

Memorial contributions may be made to Stonycreek Church or Universal Home Health and Hospice.

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