Rushville Republican

April 18, 2013

Ronald Shoppelle, 64

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Ronald Shoppelle, 64, of Indianapolis, was called to Heaven April 14, 2013.

He was born Dec. 25, 1947, in Rushville, the son of Herbert and Margaret (Macklan) Shoppelle.

He graduated from Milroy High School in 1966 and Southern Ohio Junior College in 1970, and worked for US Foods as an Inventory Control Supervisor. He was an avid fan of NASCAR, IU sports and the Colts. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Ron is survived by his wife, Judy (Johnson) Shoppelle; his daughter, Michelle Archer (Mike) of McCordsville; grandson, Kaiden Archer; brother, Steve Shoppelle (Joy) of Rushville; niece and nephew, Becca and Sam; as well as his cousins and several other nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his beloved dog, Bailey.

A Celebration of his life will be held  from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Flanner and Buchanan-Washington Park East, 10722 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis.

Memorial contributions may be sent in Ron’s name in lieu of flowers to the Humane Society for Hamilton County or the Indianapolis Humane Society.

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