Joseph Stephen Messer, 87, of Indianapolis, died Monday, July 6, 2015.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Lou (Newton) Messer; a son, William (Wendy) Messer; and two granddaughters.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Singleton Community and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Entombment will be at Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Memorial gifts may be given to Southport Presbyterian Church, 7525 McFarland Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46237.