Rushville Republican

April 20, 2014

Michael Tungate, 60 Sept. 5, 1953 - April 18, 2014


Rushville Republican

---- — Michael Tungate, 60, a long time Rushville resident, passed away April 18, 2014 in Rushville. He was born Sept. 5, 1953 in Rushville to Elmer and Marcia (Gephart) Tungate.

Mike worked for Shares, Inc. in Shelbyville for the last 20 years. He was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed camping and riding four wheelers. Mike was a gifted mechanic and loved to fix things in his spare time.

He is survived by his mother, Marcia Tungate, of Rushville; sons, Michael and wife Christina Tungate of New Castle, Andy Tungate of Rushville and Jeremy and wife Amy Tungate of Rushville; brother, Terry Tungate of Rushville; sisters, Lois and husband Kelly Bowling of Rushville and Sherry DeMoss of Greensburg; seven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Ronnie Tungate.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Moster Mortuary, Rushville. Friends are welcome to visit at the mortuary from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 21. Rev. Jeff Edwards will preside and burial will be in the Concord Cemetery in Shelby County.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia Society.