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Floyd L. VanWye, Jr.

Floyd Leon VanWye, Jr., 66, of Indianapolis passed away at his home in Laurel, Indiana, on Dec. 17, 2017.

He was a graduate of Arsenal Technical High School.

He joined the Lathers International Union Local 39 in 1969 and retired from Carpenters Local 758 in 2002.

He was preceded in death by his infant son, Floyd Leon VanWye III; parents, Floyd L. VanWye and Lottie P. (Bolin) VanWye; and sisters, Carol Lynn VanWye and Sharon Kay Clegg.

He is survived by sons, Chet and Jake (Crystal); grandchildren, Corey, Evan, Jack, Olivia and Ava; sister, Judith Ireland; and brothers, William Michael and Randall VanWye.

Family and friends will gather to remember Floyd’s life from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at the Ritter Avenue Free Methodist Church located at 1645 N. Ritter Avenue in Indianapolis.