David Rae Stephens, 62, of Farmland, IN passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, May 12, 2018 at his residence. He was born April 26, 1956 in Muncie, IN the son of Bill and Marlene (Clifton) Stephens. He was a 1985 graduate of Ball State University with degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics.
David was employed as Vice President of Information Technologies with First Databank Inc. He loved the family farm and spending time with his family. He was a very generous person and lived life as an anonymous Christian.
He leaves to cherish his memory his parents; a loving wife of 39 years, Kathy Jean (Holliday) Stephens; three sons, Dr. Aaron Stephens (wife, Jesse) of South Korea, Fr. Travis Stephens of Fishers, Indiana and Dr. Kyle Stephens of Baston, MA; a brother, Mike Stephens (wife, Nancy) of Carmel, IN; a sister, Debbie Clairday of Muncie, IN; and two grandchildren, Alex and Sophia Stephens.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, May 18, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Muncie, IN. Private family committal service will be at Salem Cemetery of Modoc, IN. Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 17th at Wilson Shook Funeral Home, Thornburg Memorial Chapel of Parker City, IN and 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. May 18th at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Parker Food Pantry, c/o Parker United Methodist Church, 305 S. Main St. Parker City, IN 47368. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonshookfuneralhomes.com.