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Vaughn Edward Schuessler

November 7, 1966 ~ May 18, 2018 (age 51)

Vaughn Edward Schuessler, 51, of Princeton, IN passed away at his home May 18th, 2018.  He was born in Princeton, IN on November 7, 1966.

A 1984 graduate of Pike Central High School, Vaughn had a brief stint in the Army following high school.  He spent several years in Delphi and Kokomo, IN working at Indiana Packers before settling in Princeton, IN in 2012.  Collecting antique electrical insulators and sharing his extensive knowledge of them with others was a passion that he enjoyed.   He also enjoyed watching football, especially the Indianapolis Colts and old Western movies.  Everyone Vaughn met he considered a friend.

He is survived by his parents, Linda Duncan of Oakland City, IN and Ed and Kay Schuessler of Winslow, IN along with brothers and sisters Scott Mason of Brookville, IN, Davarna (Robin) Bond of Princeton, IN, Stephanie (Mark) Painter of Fortville, IN, and Brian (Candi) Schuessler of Winslow, IN along with nieces and nephews. 

Preceding him in death are his grandparents, George and Wilma Schauss and John and Sophia Schuessler, a sister Melissa Mason, and niece Dayna Rainbolt.

Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. CDT Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City, with Pastor Don Priest officiating. Burial will follow at Williams Cemetery in Pike County. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. CDT Tuesday, May 22nd and again from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. CDT Wednesday at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Gibson County Salvation Army or the Southern Indiana Red Cross. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle in memory of Vaughn at



Donations may be made to:

American Red Cross
312 West State St., Princeton IN 47670

Salvation Army
P.O. Box 1258, Princeton IN 47670

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