Stanley Keith Combs, 63, formerly of Evansville, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Woodmont Health Campus in Boonville.

Stan was born May 19, 1956 in Evansville, Indiana to the late Keith Allen and Wilma Bateman Combs.

He is survived by his sister, Teresa Allen (Ken); brother, Chris Combs (Kara); nephews, Shane Allen (Ariel) of Evansville; Kevin Allen (Vanessa) of Jacksonville, Fla.; Cayman Combs of Boonville; great-nephews, Skyler and Eli of Jacksonville, N.C.; uncles, Gene Combs (Debbie) of Plainfield, Ind.; Charles Bateman of Woodbury, Minn.; aunts, Helen Elzer of Evansville; Edith Bullock of Boonville; Martha Heitcamp (Peter)of Middle Town Springs, Vt.; Debbie Combs of Plainfield, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his parents; aunts, Vera Combs, Carolyn Combs, Betty Combs, Lois Gorrell, Nera Schultze, Ruth Stamps; uncles, Tim Schultze, Bill Combs, and Donald Elzer.

Stan was an avid bowler and worked at Arc Lanes for many years. He was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps. He worked for the Ayrshire Coal Mine in Elberfeld. He worked at Colonial Garden Center and for Combs Landscape and Nursery for many years until he was unable to work any longer.

Stan loved amusement parks. His favorites were Kings Island and Opryland. He loved trains, playing solitaire and word search puzzles. He was an early U.S. history war buff. He had an extensive collection of video and books on wars from the Revolutionary War through present day. He traveled to battlefields of Kentucky and Tennessee.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Koehler Funeral Home, 304 East Main Street, Boonville Indiana, 47601.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Diabetes Association or The American Heart Association.

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