September 25, 1937 - March 20, 2022
Benedict L. “Ben” Wargel, 84, of rural Evansville, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2022 at Select Specialty Hospital. He is now reunited with his loving wife of 56 years Angela Wargel. Ben was born September 25, 1937 to the late Vincent and Stella (Schuler) Wargel. He was a lifelong farmer, owner and operator of Wargel Lime Hauling and worked at Whirlpool corporation for 37 years. Ben loved his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and family. He was a life long member of St. Philip Catholic Church. Surviving Ben are three daughters Donna (Chuck) Van Winkle, Cheryl (Dan) Harsh and Diane (Tracy) Kiesel; two sons, Steve (Elizabeth) Wargel, Keith (Mary) Wargel; a son-in-law, Darrel Will; one sister, Sr. Renee Wargel, O.S.B; twenty-one grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren and two great grandchildren on the way. In addition to his parents, Ben was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Angela (Seib) Wargel; by a daughter, Brenda Will, five sisters, Sr. Mary Joan Wargel, O.S.B., Syvilla Lewis; Eugenia Wargel, Sr. Dorothy Wargel, O.S.B., Alice Larrance and one brother Kenny Wargel. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at St. Philip Catholic Church, Rev. Ryan Hilderbrand officiating. Entombment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 3:00 until 7:00 PM on Wednesday at Pierre Funeral Home, 2601 W. Franklin Street and from 9:30 AM until service time on Thursday at St. Philip Catholic Church, 3500 St Philip Rd S, Mt Vernon, IN 47620. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, IN or to St. Philip Catholic Church. Condolences may be made online at www.pierrefuneralhome.com.
Benedict L. “Ben” Wargel, 84, of rural Evansville, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2022 at Select Specialty Hospital. He is now reunited with his loving wife of 56 years Angela Wargel. Ben was born September 25, 1937 to the late Vincent... View Obituary & Service Information
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