The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

June 25, 2013

Darrel W. Ping Jr.


PERRYSVILLE, Ind. — Darrel W. Ping Jr., 51, of Perrysville, passed away at 10:10 a.m. EDT Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind.

He was born Aug. 3, 1961, in Crawfordsville, Ind., the son of Janet Richardson Ping and Darrel Ping Sr.

He married Luann M. Jumps on June 26, 1982, in Perrysville, Ind. She survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Nathan (Brittany) Ping of Covington, Ind., and Brandon (Elise McElroy) Ping of Terre Haute, Ind.; his mother, Janet R. Ping of Covington, Ind.; his father, Darrel Ping Sr. of Williamsport, Ind.; two sisters, Ruth Ann (Kenny) Niccum of Covington, Ind., and Lisa (Wayne) Coppenbarger of Kingman, Ind.; brother, Kevin (Jodi) Ping of Attica, Ind.; father/mother-in-law, Robert (Helen) Jumps and sister/brother-in-law, Ronda (Jim) Foster, both of Rockville, Ind.; nieces and nephews, Blake, Kendall, Jaylynn, Kenlie, Matthew, Raeann and Makenzie.

Darrel worked at the Newport Paper Mill until 2005. He was a 1979 graduate of Covington High School.

He enjoyed hunting, woodworking and Chicago Cubs baseball. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and dog, Remington.

Funeral services: 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 26, at DeVerter Funeral Home in Cayuga, Ind. Officiating: Pastor Chuck Callahan. Burial: Lower Mound Cemetery north of Perrysville, Ind. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. EDT Tuesday, June 25, at the funeral home. The family requests casual attire to be worn. Condolences:

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