In Memory

Carl Westerfield - Class Of 1971

Obituary for Carl A. Westerfield

Mr. Carl Allen Westerfield, 67, of Lebanon, Indiana, passed away at IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis on Thursday, January 14, 2021. He was born in Lebanon on July 12, 1953; a son of Mary Katherine (Sizemore) Westerfield and the late Carl Grover Westerfield.

On October 22, 1999, he was married to Cathy (Jacobs) Westerfield in Frankfort; she survives.

Carl was a graduate of Thorntown High School. He worked at Shop Wright in Frankfort as a meat cutter for 28 years and for Keeney’s Gas in Frankfort as a gas station attendant. Most recently he had been self-employed.

He was a dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and son. He loved his family dearly. Carl enjoyed being outdoors, mowing, riding his motorcycle, and travelling around seeing the sites. He was a member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church of Lebanon.

Survivors include his wife: Cathy Westerfield of Lebanon; eight children, Kent Westerfield of Lebanon, Tomula Albaugh of Frankfort, Blaine Westerfield of Lafayette, Shanon Kasten of Frankfort, Karla Bragg of Mulberry, Michelle (fiancé, Chris) Westerfield of Mulberry, Amanda (Joe) Kipfer of Indianapolis, Ryan Gates of New York; twenty grandchildren; mother, Mary K. Westerfield of Lebanon; brother, Michael E. (Brenda) Westerfield of Lebanon; sister, Nancy M. (Gerald) Walker of Berne, Indiana, several nieces and nephews.

Memorial Services are planned for 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at the Lighthouse Baptist Church in Lebanon, Indiana. Visitation will be held from 12:00 noon until the time of the service. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory are handling the arrangements.

Memorials may be directed in Carl’s memory to IU Health Methodist Hospital, c/o IU Health Foundation (Lung Transplant), P.O. Box 775589, Chicago, IL 60677-5589 or to the Lighthouse Baptist Church, 858 West 250 North, Lebanon, Indiana 46052.