Henry C. ‘Hank’ Bodenreider


Henry C. “Hank” Bodenreider, 81, of Morristown, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, at Cypress Run in Morristown.

He was born March 5, 1934, in Indianapolis, the son of Camille H. and Lillian S. (Hotopp) Bodenreider. He married Jeanette (Pierce) Bodenreider on June 1, 1956; and she preceded him in death on Aug. 18, 1997.

Hank is survived by his son, James Bodenreider and wife, Maggi, of Morristown; daughters, Peggy Moran and husband, Dennis, of Irvine, California, Terry Coahran and husband, Walter, of Eaton, Connie Ferrill and husband, Robert, of Indianapolis, and Donna LePage and husband, Scott, of Casper, Wyoming; sister, Catherine Bodenreider of Greenwood; brother, Thomas Bodenreider and wife, Carolyn, of Martinsville; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He also was preceded in death by his parents.

Hank graduated from Southport High School in 1952.

He was a lifelong farmer and farmed in Marion, Johnson and Shelby counties, retiring in 2001. He also drove a school bus for Franklin Township School District from 1960 to 1975.

He was a member of Farm Bureau.

A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 124 E. North St., Morristown. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Interment will be at Asbury Cemetery in Morristown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 6100 W. 96th St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Online condolences may be shared with the Bodenreider family at freemanfamilyfuneralhomes.com.