George "Jeep" Padish Jr.

May 9, 1943 ~ July 4, 2018 (age 75)

George “Jeep” Padish Jr. of Universal, Indiana

Age: 75

Time of Death:  5:42 PM

Date of Death: July 4, 2018

Place of Death: Union Hospital, Terre Haute

Date of Birth:  May 9, 1943

Place of Birth: Gary, Indiana

Parents: George Padish Sr. and Virginia Melton Padish

Employment: Retired from Cinergy, worked for Milwaukee Railroad

Memberships: Masonic Lodge # 687 West Terre Haute, Indiana, F & A M of Indiana,

Universal Young Men’s Club, also the former Chief of the Universal Volunteer Fire Department.

He enjoyed Golf, “Bistecca” and loved to cook, can, garden, and trying new recipes, and loved spending time with his family and friends. 

Marriage Date: June 1, 1968 to Martha A. Scarbrough, and celebrated their 50th Anniversary earlier this year

Preceded in Death by:


Son; Doyle (2014)\

Infant son


Wife; Martha of Universal, Indiana

Son; George Padish III of Clinton, Indiana

3 Daughters; Charlotte (John) Roberts of Saginaw, Michigan

                      Virginia Lee Ann (Jim) Hrovat of Paris, Illinois

                       Julie (Bob) Dixon of Dana, Indiana

Several Grandchildren and great grandchildren

1 Brother; Randy (Terry) of Clinton, Indiana


Service Time: In accordance to George’s wishes cremation was chosen with no services

Special Notes:  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Parke-Vermillion Humane Society,

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