July 26, 1938 - June 11, 2014
Max L. Darling, 75, of New Castle, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Stonebrooke Rehabilitation Centre in New Castle. He was born July 26, 1938 in New Castle, a son of the late Floyd and Zenal (Lakin) Darling. Max attended Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Home in Knightstown and worked for the City of New Castle for many years at The Water Works Department. He had attended First Church of the Nazarene. Max loved to roller skate doing so well into his sixties. He also enjoyed spending time with his dogs, attending old car shows and especially attending his grandchildren’s activities. He is survived by two sons, Jim (wife: Becky) Darling of New Castle and Charlie (wife: Stacy) Darling of Spiceland; three grandchildren, Brice (wife: Allison) Darling of Seymour, Brooke Darling (Jon Firle) of New Castle and Blaine Darling of Spiceland; one great-grandchild, Karson Firle; a brother, Jack (wife: Judy) Darling of Mesa, AZ; a sister, Juanita (husband: Gordon) Hoskins of Danville, IL; several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Max was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Eva Darling in 2013 and a brother, Floyd Charles Darling in 2013. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 16, 2014 at Sproles Family Funeral Home with Rev. Frank Wood officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 2 – 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. You may send the family a personal condolence at www.sprolesfamilycares.com. The Sproles family and staff are honored to serve the family of Max Darling.
Max L. Darling, 75, of New Castle, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Stonebrooke Rehabilitation Centre in New Castle. He was born July 26, 1938 in New Castle, a son of the late Floyd and Zenal (Lakin) Darling.... View Obituary & Service Information
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