Dr. Benjamin A. Ranck, 88, of Columbus, died at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.
Survivors include his wife, Esther M. Allisbaugh Ranck.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at First United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Howard Boles officiating. There will be no calling.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Missions or Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.
Arrangements are being made by Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.
A complete obituary will appear in The Republic at a later date.