David Brumbaugh 2
- Born: 21 Dec 1940, Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana, USA
- Marriage (1): Jo Lynn Reinoehl on 14 Jun 1964 in Central Evangelical United Brethern Church, South Bend, Elkhart Co, IN 1
- Died: 23 Mar 2007, Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA at age 66 3
- Buried: Sharpsville Cemetery, Sharpsville, Tipton County, Indiana, USA
SHARPSVILLE - David Mark Brumbaugh, 66, of Sharpsville died Friday, March 23, 2007, at approximately 2:30 a.m. at Howard Community Hospital.
Mr. Brumbaugh grew up in South Bend and graduated from Clay High School in 1958. He studied Spanish and history at Manchester College and graduated in 1962, then earned a master's degree from Indiana University. He married Jolynn Reinoehl on June 14, 1964, and moved to Sharpsville to begin a teaching career.
He retired as a Spanish teacher at Haworth and Kokomo High School after 37 years of teaching in the same room. He was active in the teachers' bowling league and breakfast club.
Mr. Brumbaugh was a active member of the community, the owner of Brumbaugh's Florist, a proud member of Sharpsville United Methodist Church, a member of the Liberty Township Advisory Board since 1982, the current treasurer and past president of the Sharpsville Lions Club and the current president of the Tipton County Historical Society.
He combined his love of history and his love of travel with a passion for genealogy. He studied his family's roots and recently returned from a trip to Brombach, Germany, the home of his ancestors. His other travels included Spain, Mexico, France, Switzerland and Scotland.
His interests also included sports, as a lifelong fan of Chicago Cubs baseball, Notre Dame football, Indiana University basketball and Tri-Central High School sports, especially wrestling. He supported Little League as a father, coach and team sponsor.
He touched many lives as a teacher, community leader and proud family member with his smile, humor and love.
He was born Dec. 21, 1940, in Huntington to Mark and Zedda Brumbaugh. They preceded him in death.
Surviving are his wife, Jolynn; two sons and daughters-in-law, Les and Jennifer and Grady and Jennifer; a granddaughter, Cheyenne, and a grandson who is expected in June.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Kay Brumbaugh.
Services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Sharpsville United Methodist Church. Pastor Richard Lych will officiate.
Calling will be today from 2-9 p.m. at the church.
Memorials are to Sharpsville United Methodist Church.
Boyer Funeral Home of Sharpsville is handling arrangements.
In Memory of
David Mark Brumbaugh
December 21, 1940
Entered Into Rest
March 23, 2007
10:00 A.M. Tuesday
March 27, 2007
Sharpsville United Methodist Church
Reverend Richard Lyth
Boyer Funeral Home
David married Jo Lynn Reinoehl, daughter of Willis Waldo Reinoehl and Latrielle Arlien Leas, on 14 Jun 1964 in Central Evangelical United Brethern Church, South Bend, Elkhart Co, IN.1 (Jo Lynn Reinoehl was born on 7 Sep 1942 in Dekalb County, Indiana, USA and died on 11 Feb 2013 in Sharpsville, Tipton County, Indiana, USA.)