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Conard "Frank" Franklin Combs

December 25, 1956 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 60)

Conard “Frank” Franklin Combs, 60, of Shelburn went to be with his Savior Sunday, December 3, 2017 in Union Hospital. He retired from the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local #157 after 40 years as an HVAC Service Technician. Frank was born December 25, 1956 in Terre Haute to Roy Virgil Combs and Abbie Jane (Wheat) Combs. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Tresea Kay (Pittman) Combs; daughters, Keeley Roxanne Earl (spouse Jeremy) of Terre Haute and Chelsea Kay Osman (spouse Adrian) of Erie, PA; son, Tadd Ervin Combs (spouse Valerie) of Terre Haute; brother, Harold Virgil Combs (spouse Doris) and Family of Billings, MT; grandchildren, Rand Colby Earl, Jace Ryan Earl, Conard Matthew Combs, and Lillian Anne Combs; and extended family. He was a member of Pimento United Methodist Church and former member of Christ United Methodist Church in Lafayette. He was also a member of RSES, ASHRAE, the Haz-Mat team in Vigo County and in Lafayette, an EMT and Volunteer Fireman in Linton Township and Prairie Creek, a member of TEMA and CERT, was an adjunct professor and taught at Ivy Tech in Lafayette, and he was associated with the El Shaddai Emmaus Walk. Visitation will be Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 4:00 until 8:00 pm in DeBaun Springhill Chapel with funeral services on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 1:00 pm in the funeral home with Pastor Tim Voll officiating. Burial will be in Farmersburg West Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be left at

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

 Service Information

December 7, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
DeBaun Funeral Homes & Crematory
85 E Springhill Drive
Terre Haute, IN 47802

Funeral Service
December 8, 2017

1:00 PM
DeBaun Funeral Homes & Crematory
85 E Springhill Drive
Terre Haute, IN 47802

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