E. Leon Hitchcock, 87, of Hope, died Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, at Franciscan Health in Indianapolis.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean Hitchcock.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Visitation will be from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Monday followed by a Masonic service. Cremation is planned.
A complete obituary will appear in Friday’s edition of The Republic.