USS Cabildo (LSD-16 )
Over the Bar
Floyd Archibald
Plankowner - Association Member
GM3 USS Cabildo (LSD-16) 1945-46

Floyd "Archie" Archibald Age 83, of Indianapolis, passed away October 5, 2010. He was born March 13, 1927, in Indianapolis to Floyd and Ida Mae (Becker) Archibald. He was a WWII U.S. Navy veteran who served on the USS Cabildo and a truck driver for Pony Express and Crossroads Auto Dealership for most of his life. Archie was a member of Prospect Lodge # 714 F&AM, the Loyal Order of the Moose and a member of IATSE Local 836, and a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ.

He married Jearuldene Nicely and she survives. He is also survived by two sons, Terry (Lorraine) Archibald, and Charles (Deborah) Joerendt; three daughters, Brenda (Jim) Barr, Alice (John) Zelahay, and Shirley M. Andrews; 17 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday, October 9, at 10:30 a.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, Greenwood, with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Visitation is Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The family requests memorial contributions to Immanuel United Church of Christ Building Fund or the American Lung Association.

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