Adrian L. Thalls

August 09, 1929 - September 06, 2021

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Adrian (Abe) Leroy Thalls, age 92 of Pleasant Lake, Indiana, passed peacefully at home with his family at his side on Monday, September 6, 2021.

Abe was born to Raymond and Lavonn Thalls on August 9, 1929, in Hagerstown, Indiana.

He married Elizabeth (Betty) Mae Resler on June 13, 1948. Betty passed November 1, 1979. He then married Nancy Weller on November 22, 1980.

Abe was a teacher at Angola High school for 24 years, retiring in 1989.

He was a member of the Pleasant Lake Lions Club for 58 years and received the W.P. Woods Fellowship award. Abe was also a Mason. He was an avid sportsman who loved fishing and playing golf.

Abe is survived by: wife, Nancy Thalls; two sons, Steve (Mindy) Thalls and Scott (Priscilla) Thalls; daughter, Suzie (Don) Rankin; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; 5 step children, Stephen (Theresa) Weller, Deborah (James) Hashley, Gary (Lorraine) Weller, Ronald (Michele) Weller, Julie (George) Valverde; 11 step grandchildren; 7 step great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard Thalls.

He was preceded in death by: wife, Betty Thalls; sister, Violet Ferrell; and 3 brothers, Russell Thalls, Glenn Thalls, and Raymond Thalls.

A private family service will be held at Pleasant Lake Cemetery.

A life celebration will be scheduled at a later time.

Young Family Funeral Home, Hudson-Ashley Chapel, 612 North Main Street, Hudson is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Patty Rickman
September 15th, 2021 3:31am
Pleasant Lake

Mr. Thalls will be missed. He was my Typing teacher in High School. I will miss seeing him in his yard doing yard work. Prayers to his family.

Veronica Weller
September 11th, 2021 11:11pm

I love you so much grandpa. Rest easy.

Jenni Ordway
September 11th, 2021 5:18am

Sorry for your loss. Abe was always wonderful to me!

Sally Kohler
September 10th, 2021 4:24pm

So sorry for your loss. I remember Mr Thalls from typing class. A kind, and gentle man.

Bob Smith
September 10th, 2021 3:53am
Auburn, IN.

My condolences to your family on your loss, my he Rest In Peace, Friend of Suzie.

Raabe Pinto
September 9th, 2021 3:33pm
Salisbury, NC

My sincere condolences for your family. Friend of Suzie

Tom Adamson
September 9th, 2021 2:55pm

Abe was an encourager to me as a new Lion. Full of humor and the joy of living. May God bless his family at this time.

Deborah Paxton
September 9th, 2021 1:52pm

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort for your family. Friend of Suzie

Ralph Kugler
September 9th, 2021 2:14am
Pleasant lake

Abe…you were always an inspiration of my life! From the times we went fishing on the Golden Pond as you referred to Jon Ley lake…to the times I watched you swing the golf club like a pro…you will never be forgotten by me,.,I look forward to meeting you on the streets of gold! Thank you for all the memories my friend!

Monica (Pastor) Schlaudroff
September 9th, 2021 1:43am
Fort Wayne, Indiana

Have known Mr. Thanks as a kid in Pleasant Lake and having been my typing teacher at Angola High School. My condolences and love to the entire family.

Joe and Sandy Haywood
September 9th, 2021 1:02am
Warsaw IN

Prayers for comfort that only God can give Steve, Nick and family♥️

Sherriel Hinton
September 9th, 2021 12:38am
86 Oak St Hillsdale Mi 49242

Always a kind Man. My cousins always exclaimed Abe in Praise. Aunt Nancy deserved and welcomed his Love.

LaTonya Lipscomb
September 9th, 2021 12:00am
Charlotte, NC

Suzie continuous prayers to you and your family

Ralph Thalls
September 8th, 2021 11:11pm
Hagerstown, In

Bill Murley
September 8th, 2021 10:20pm
Crystal River, Florida

Knew Abe through Lions Club and I’m so very sorry for your loss.

Kathy Spears
September 8th, 2021 1:29pm
Concord, NC

Prayers to the Thalls family during this difficult time. Suzie - lots of love to you. ❤❤❤