Earl D. Pickens

1944 - 2022

South Bend


  Earl D. Pickens, 77 of South Bend, passed away at Memorial Hospital of South Bend during the early afternoon hours of April 26th. Earl was born in Peru, Indiana on October 3, 1944, to the late Ray A. and Marjorie M. (Cress) Pickens.

  Earl proudly served his country in the United States Navy, being in charge of the flight deck, along with being a helicopter mechanic, during the Viet-Nam Conflict. Upon his honorable discharge he returned to the area. On June 19, 1998,...

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Pam Camren, InTheBendQOV

May 3, 2022 1:00 PM

Dear Gennie 
So sorry to read of Earl's passing. 
Pam Camren, InTheBendQOV
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Pam & Chuck Pattenaude

April 30, 2022 2:22 PM
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Earl, I will always remember our joking about how much you enjoyed Notre Dame football.😂.
You will be missed. Rest in heavenly peace my dear brother-in- law

Bob Dowlut

April 30, 2022 10:31 AM

Deepest sympathy to the family.

Bob Dowlut
Washington High School Class of 1963

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