Charles William (Bill) Pangborn, 72, of Losantville, died Monday afternoon, July 30, 2007, at his home following an extended illness.
He was born Jan. 2, 1935, in Cooke County, Ill., and was the son of the late Frank and Anna Mae (Arbogast) Pangborn.
Bill was a 1952 graduate of Losantville High School and served as a member of the Union School Board for 16 years. He also was a member of the Losantville United Methodist Church.
He owned and operated Pangborn Milk Transport since 1956. He also served the dairy industry by selling and servicing Mueller milk coolers. Bill semi retired from his milk hauling business but continued selling and servicing milk coolers. He also received the Paul Mueller Co.'s 1983 President Golden Cooler Award for outstanding sales and service to the dairy industry.
In addition to his work, he enjoyed watching college sports and spending time with his family. Bill also served 6½ years with the Indiana National Guard.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Jo (Pease), whom he married on July 8, 1961; two daughters, Gwen (husband Jeff) Glotfelty of McCordsville and Melanie (husband Dean) Cardamone of Carmel; one son, Gregg (wife Sherrie) Pangborn of Lynn; four grandchildren, Kurt and Chad Pangborn of Lynn, David Glotfelty of McCordsville and Maddie Cardamone of Carmel; three stepgrandchildren, Zachary, Ericka and Levi DeHaven of Lynn; one sister, Mary (husband John) Pelton of Franklin. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Frank Pangborn in 1966 and John Pangborn in 1997.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3, 2007, at the Losantville United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Losantville. Friends may call Thursday, Aug. 2, from 4-8 p.m. at Main & Davis Funeral Home Astor Main Blue River Chapel located midway between Mooreland and Mount Summit on Highway 36.
Memorials may be made to the Losantville United Methodist Church or the Leukemia Foundation with envelopes available at the funeral home.