Obituary For Army Veteran Carl Dean Underwood


Carl Dean Underwood, 92, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at his home. He was born July 14, 1928, in Ina, Illinois to the late Hershel and Geneva (Miller) Underwood.

Carl was a 1950 graduate of Indiana University. He entered the U.S. Army in 1950 and was discharged in December 1952 at Red River Arsenal at Texarkana, Texas. Carl was employed at Seeger Refrigeration Co. in December 1952 and retired from Whirlpool Corporation in December 1989. Carl enjoyed golf and was a member of Rolling Hills Country Club for many years. He also followed I.U. Sports and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Carl is survived by his wife, Mary Sue; daughter, Rebecca Davis; and son, Dr. Carl David Underwood; five grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Carl was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Tichenor, and Gloria.

Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 8, 2020, at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Avenue. A Memorial service will begin at 2:00 p.m. followed by military honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to your charity of choice.

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