Albion - Jeffrey A. Flory, 44, went home unexpectdly to be with his lord and savior on Monday, August 5, 2013 at 9:30 pm as a result from injuries sustained in an industrial accident at his place of work, SDI near Columbia City, Indiana.
Jeff was born on March 22, 1969 in Elkhart to Richard A. Flory and Wanda E. (Garrison) Buck. He moved to the Albion area 18 years ago from Wawaka, and graduated from West Noble High School in the Class of 1987.
After high school he attended ITT where he earned an Associates Degree. On January 29, 1994, he married Tina Whobrey at the Berean Baptist Church in Albion.
He was an electrician and worked in maintenance at Steel Dynamic Inc. near Columbia City.
Jeff was very strong in his faith and his love for God, and that showed in his devout commitment to his wife and kids. He was the ultimate family man who loved his Camaro, watching movies, especially Sci Fi movies, was an avid player of World of Warcraft and was known to people around him as a handyman that could fix just about anything. Jeff attended Grace Christian Church in Albion.
Surviving are his loving wife, Tina of Albion, his son, Zachary Flory, daughters, Christina Newman, Rachel Flory, all at home in Albion. Father and step mother, Richard A. and Barbara Flory of Monticello. Mother and step father, Wanda E. and Mike Buck of Wawaka. His brother and sister in law, Christopher and Teri Flory of Lafayette, Indiana. Father in law, Jerry Whobrey of Albion, mother in law, Elsie Whobrey of Angola. Also two step sisters Elizabeth (Mark) Burdsall of Malpon, New Jersey, Heather (Brian) Burns of Monticello, and a step brother, John Kiste of Monticello.
Funeral Services for Mr. Flory will be on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 2:00 PM at the Brazzell Funeral Home, Albion Chapel. Pastor George Cecil of the Cornerstone Weslyn Church in Merriam will officiate.
Burial will follow at the Merriam Christian Chapel Cemetery in Merriam.
Visitation will be on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at the funeral home from 3:00 to 8:00 PM. There will be an additonal one hour of visitation prior to the funeral.
The family requests memorials be directed to the Riley Hospital For Children in Indianapolis.
To sign the online guest register book go to www.brazzellfuneralhome.com