Farrell “Wayne” Shickles, 76, of Mauckport, died Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at his home near Mauckport. He was born August 16, 1944, near Mauckport, to the late Alfred Levi and Lois Alma Lopp Shickles. He was a lifelong farmer and was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Central, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brothers, Carl and Denzil Shickles.
Survivors include his wife, Claire Ruth Dailey Shickles; his step sons, Richard McAfee (Rhonda) of Corydon and Gregory McAfee (Mary) of Mauckport; his step grandson, Jason McAfee (Samantha); his sisters, Barbara Van Antwerp (David) of Vallonia, Indiana and Wanda Shickles; many nephews and nieces including, Carola Macy (John), Jeff Shickles (Jessica), Holly Wischmeier (Louis), and Billy Van Antwerp (Sheila); and many great nephews and nieces including, J.R. Macy, Sarah Shickles, Emma Wischmeier, Libby Wischmeier, and Jacob Shickles.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 28, 2020, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon. Rev. Holly Ann Hardsaw will officiate. Burial will be in Central Cemetery in Central.
Visitation will be from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Sunday and after 9:00 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy be made to Central Cemetery or Heth Township Volunteer Fire Department.
Pallbearers will be Richard and Jason McAfee, John and J.R. Macy, Louis Wischmeier, and Jeff and Jacob Shickles. Honorary pallbearers will be Gregory McAfee, David Van Antwerp, and Melvin Shewmaker.
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