News and Tribune

February 4, 2013

Warrant Officer Jack R. Pfannmoeller

86; of Lanesville

— Graveside military service for Warrant Officer Jack R. Pfannmoeller, 86, of Lanesville, retired United States Marine Corps, will be at 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Lanesville Protestant Cemetery. He died in Roanoke, Va.

 He was a graduate of Flaget High School in Louisville, the University of Louisville and the U.S. Naval Academy Prep School in Bainbridge, Md. He was a life member of the Retired Officer’s Association, the National Marine Corps Mustang Assn. and past president of the Florida chapter, a Kentucky Colonel, past president of the Lanesville Athletic Club, and served as Director of civil defense in Harrison County. During his 24 years of service in the U.S. Marine Corps he served in WWII, the Korean Conflict, and Vietnam/Japan.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Darline Evans Pfannmoeller; sister-in-law, Carolyn Evans Baker and her husband, Keith, of Vinton, Va.; four nieces; and one nephew.

 Preceding in death were his parents, Will and Agnes Pfannmoeller, of Louisville, two brothers and three sisters.

Gehlbach and Royse Funeral Home, Corydon, is in charge of arrangements. Visitation was Monday from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Marine Corp Toys for Tots.