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January 7, 2014

Donald Dale Belcher, 77; New Albany

— Funeral services for Donald Dale Belcher, 77, of New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany, with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014.    

He was born on April 3, 1936 in St. Meinrad, to the late George and Artie Shoemaker Belcher. He retired from General Electric and loved golf, NASCAR, race horses and just lived life to the fullest.

He is survived by his children, Donna Belcher Bottom, Teresa Belcher Crawford and her husband, Greg, and Steven, Michael, and Kenneth Belcher and his wife, Lori; sisters, Barbara Harlow and Deborah Andres; and several grandchildren; great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his brothers, Paul, Loren, Dencil, Willard, Charles, and Richard Belcher, and sisters, Betty Webb, Bonnie Schneider, and Fredia Loman.

Visitation will be 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

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