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Stephen L. Hissong

July 6, 1947 ~ December 17, 2021 (age 74)

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Stephen L. Hissong, 74 of Argos, Indiana passed away on December 17, 2021 at 8:04 a.m. at his residence following a lengthy illness. On July 6, 1947 in Argos, Indiana he was born to Loren I. Hissong and Irene L. (Cowen) Hissong. He had lived all of his life in the Argos community.

On November 10, 1968 in Argos, Indiana he married Patricia J. Caslow and together they would share the next 53 years.

Stephen worked at Biomet as a Shipping Clerk from 1969 till his retirement in 2007.

He was a member of the Argos United Methodist Church; Argos American Legion Post #68; Argos Lions Club all of Argos, Indiana. He served on the Argos town board for 10 years and was a Little League Coach for many years.  Stephan was a member of the Maxinkuckee Odd Fellows Lodge #373, Culver, Indiana and was a driver for the Argos EMS for nearly 20 years. Stephen was a graduate of Argos High School with the class of 1966.

Stephen served in the United States Army from October 11, 1966, on October 10, 1968 SP4 Hissong received his Honorable Discharge and returned to Argos.

Stephen is survived by his Wife – Patricia Hissong of Argos, Indiana

Daughter – Tausha Kline and husband TJ  of Argos, Indiana  

Sons – Todd Hissong of Fishers, Indiana and Thad Hissong of Argos, Indiana.

5 Grandchildren – Kyle Kline and wife Kassie, Reese Hissong, Lauren Kline, Raegan Hissong, and Marisa Kline and a Great Grandchild to arrive shortly.

Sister – Lynne Geiger and husband Dennis of Culver, Indiana

He is preceded in death by his: Parents

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday December 22, 2021 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Argos United Methodist Church, 507 N. Michigan St., Argos, Indiana. 

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday December 23 at 10:00 a.m. at the church with Rev. Robert Vale and Rev. Max Milton. Burial will follow at the Maxinkuckee IOOF Cemetery at Poplar Grove, Culver, Indiana. Military Rites will be handled by the United States Army Honor Guard and the American Legion Post#68.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Argos EMS – 201 W. Walnut St., Argos, Indiana; Argos United Methodist Church – 570 N. Michigan St., Argos, Indiana; Argos Little League – PO Box 57, Argos, Indiana

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos, Indiana

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December 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Argos United Methodist Church
570 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501

Funeral Service
December 23, 2021

10:00 AM
Argos United Methodist Church
570 N. Michigan St.
Argos, Indiana 46501


Argos United Methodist Church
570 N. Michigan Street, Argos IN 46501

Argos EMS
PO Box 174, Argos IN 46501

Argos Youth Baseball
PO Box 57, Argos IN 46501

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