Arthur Wayne Kellem, 82, of Corydon, died Thursday, December 20, 2018, at Indian Creek Health and Rehabilitation Center in Corydon. He was born September 20, 1936, in Harrison County, Indiana, to the late Ralph and Fern Lang Kellem. He was a retired shop foreman at Gerdon Auto Sales in Corydon, attended Heidelberg United Methodist Church near Corydon, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elva Louise “Tootie” Smith Kellem; his brother, Carl Kellem; and his sisters, Ruth Leffler and Nancy York.
Survivors include his sons, Chris Kellem (Julie) and Todd Kellem (Deborah); his grandchildren, Megan Rothrock (Brad) and Taylor Vannis (Justin); his great grandchildren, Cole and Ava Rothrock; his brother, Ronnie Kellem (Jane); and his sister, Susan Kellem.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 22, 2018, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon. Rev. Bill Campbell will officiate. Burial will be in Heidelberg Cemetery near Corydon.
Visitation will be after 9:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy be made to Heidelberg Cemetery Foundation.