Bernie Lee “Bud” Pfeiffer, 93, of Corydon, died Monday, August 22, 2016, at his home near Corydon.
He was born June 17, 1923, in New Amsterdam, Indiana, to the late William E. and Radie Mae Crecelius Pfeiffer. He was a watch maker and jeweler and was the owner of Pfeiffer’s Jewelers in Corydon and Salem, was a farmer, and was a member of the Christian’s Missionary Church in New Salisbury, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, John Edward Pfeiffer; his brothers; William, David and Herbert Pfeiffer; and his sisters; Rose Rowland, Faye Haas, Fern Smith, Mary Rothrock, and Gertrude, Janet and Viola Pfeiffer.
Survivors include his wife, Doris J. Kopp Pfeiffer; his sons, Larry Pfeiffer (Karen) of Greensburg, Indiana, Jim Pfeiffer (Jeanette) of North Vernon, Indiana, Joe Pfeiffer (Stephanie Vine) of Salem, Indiana and Tom Pfeiffer (Sherry) of Corydon; his daughter, Barbara Boley (Maurice) of Elizabeth, Indiana; 11 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 26, 2016, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery near Corydon.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday and after 9:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home
The family requests that expressions of sympathy be made to the American Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.
Pallbearers will be Roger Turner, Randall Boley, Jon Pfeiffer, Brandon Pfeiffer, Zack Davis and Danny