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Obituary: Delbert E. Devers, Columbus

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Delbert E. Devers,  82, of North Gladstone Avenue, died at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Delbert retired from Cummins Engine Company. He was a member of First Assembly of God and enjoyed collecting antiques.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, with the Rev. Robert Vester officiating. Calling from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the service Saturday. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240.

Born in Seymour July 12, 1930, Mr. Devers was the son of Clarence Devers and Anna Brownsfield Devers. He married Connie F. Rhinehart Devers July 22, 1967.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Andy (Nikki Moore) Devers of Columbus, IN; and brother and sisters-in-law - Roy Boggs, Jo Ann (Denney) Shappard, Larry Boggs, David (Patti) Boggs, Shelly (Diana) Boggs and Danny (Paula) Boggs.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Donald Lee Devers; and a sister-in-law, Mary Boggs.

You may view his video tribute after 4:00 p.m. today, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet at


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