Janis Indriksons


Janis “John” Indriksons, age 76 of Franklin, Indiana and formerly of Indianapolis, died Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Otterbein Franklin SeniorLife Community in Franklin. Born August 11, 1941 in Riga, Latvia, he is the son of Elza (Nee: Kaukis) and Aleksandrs Indriksons. He married Diane Weigel September 22, 1973 at St. Louis Church in Batesville. He served in the Air Force from 1961 to 1962 and after the service became a licensed electrician, working for the Indiana Brotherhood of Electric Workers until retiring.

He is survived by his wife, Diane; brothers, Andris (Jean) Indriksons of Zionsville, Indiana, Karlis (Margaret) Indriksons of Lincoln, Nebraska; niece, Kristina Indriksons of New York and nephew, David (Kristina) Indriksons of Silver Springs, Maryland. He is preceded in death by his parents.

Diane will receive friends from 9-10 a.m. with a memorial service following at 10 a.m. Thursday, December 28th at the Otterbein Franklin SeniorLife Community Chapel in Franklin. A visitation will be held Friday, December 29th from 10-11 a.m. in Batesville at the Weigel Funeral Home with services following at 11 a.m. Burial will be in St. Louis Cemetery. The family requests memorials to the Otterbein Franklin Senior Life Benevolent Fund or St. Rose of Lima Church. For online condolences and the complete notice, go to www.weigelfh.com.