Obituaries

HENRY DORAN PRESSINELL -

Henry Doran Pressinell died February 4, 2011 at the Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida.

He was born June 16, 1945 in Mountain City, Tennessee. He was the son of Guy G. Pressinell and Josie Irene Fowler-Pressinell. He graduated from Hampton High School, was a member of the Tennessee National Guard, and moved to Elkhart, Indiana where he worked for the Norfolk Southern Railroad from which he retired. He was active in the Lion’s Club and in his church, Zion Missionary Church, where he served on missionary teams, Meals on Wheels, and with a prison ministry.

He was preceded in death by his father; his mother; and a brother, Clarence William “Bill” Pressinell. He is survived by his wife, Gina; his siblings: Arthur, Neil, Norma, and Glenn; and his five children: Becky Slate and her husband ,Louis, Bristol, Tennessee; Patricia Alfeiri and her husband, Major Keith Alfeiri, Reno, Nevada; Jeffery Pressinell and his wife, Crystal, Elkhart, Indiana; Theresa Pressinell, Elkhart, Indiana; Cynthia Pressinell, Elkhart, Indiana. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Friday, February 11 from 5:00pm-8:00pm at Zion Missionary Church, and the funeral services will also be held at Zion Missionary Church on Saturday, February 12 at 9:00am. Billings Funeral Home in Elkhart, Indiana is in charge of arrangements.