Melvin Ray Soots

Born on: June 30, 1932
Departed on: February 10, 2016

Visitation: February 14, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Service: February 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Burial: Cloverdale Cemetery

Melvin R. Soots, age 83 of Cloverdale, passed away on Wednesday, February 10th, 2016. He was born June 30th, 1932 in Indianapolis. He was the son of the late Clyde and Fern (Hough) Soots. He married Stella (Nevill) Soots September, 10th, 2000 and she survives.
He was a retired Police Officer for Indianapolis Police Department, and served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children, Timothy Soots and wife Heather, Franklin, and Tina Soots, Indianapolis. Step-sons Ed Laurer, Kevin Laurer, Paul Laurer, and David Laurer. Six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and sister, Cheryl Parker.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his daughter, Deborah Daniels.
Services will be held at the Whitaker Funeral Home, on Sunday, February 14th, 2016 at 2:00pm with visitation from noon until service time.
Burial will follow at Cloverdale Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.