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Carl Franklin Selleck

October 21, 1956 ~ November 13, 2020 (age 64)

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Carl Franklin Selleck, 64, of Peru, passed away at 12:55pm on Friday, November 13, 2020 at his residence.

He was born in Wabash on October 21, 1956 to Hugh and Bonnie (Sparks) Selleck.  He married his wife Cindy (Hatch) on May 27, 1983, after 3 years together, and she survives.  He retired as a maintenance worker at Smithfield.  He was a member of the Young America Center United Methodist Church, and was a former member of the United Steel Workers Local 626.

Carl enjoyed outdoor activities, like hunting, fishing and camping.  He loved spending time with family and friends, playing cards, and watching his grandkids’ sports.  He was our Superman that fought the battle of cancer for 7 years.

He is survived by his wife Cindy, his father Hugh Selleck (companion Evelyn Strausser), and his children: Michael J. Callaway of Logansport, (Deann Callaway) Christina L. Callaway (Brandon Baker) of Peru, Zackary C. Selleck (Tracy Selleck) of Peru, and Justin D.H. Selleck of Peru; as well as 11 grandchildren.  Also surviving are brothers Larry (Shirley) Selleck of Galveston, Hugh (Sheryl) Selleck Jr. of Logansport, John (Tammy) Selleck of Kentucky, William Hoffman (Tammy) of Peru, and Michael Paul (Keegan) Selleck of Peru; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother Bonnie, granddaughter Jada Rose, grandson Dalton Wayne, and son-in-law Jamie Smith.

Visitation will be held from 4pm – 8pm on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, 105 West Third Street, Peru, Indiana. Funeral service will be held at 11am on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at the Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home with Pastor John Newman officiating. Burial will take place at Ever-Rest Memorial Park Cemetery in Logansport, Indiana. 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, face coverings will be required and social distancing guidelines observed.

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November 18, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home
105 West Third Street
Peru, IN 46970

Funeral Service
November 19, 2020

11:00 AM
Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home
105 West Third Street
Peru, IN 46970

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