Elbert “Pete” Kilbourne, Jr., 86 of Mooresville, Indiana went to be with the Lord on March 31, 2016.He is the son of Elbert P. Kilbourne, Sr and Mary Elizabeth (Shuler) Kilbourne. He was a loving husband, father, and papaw to his family. Pete is retired from Allisons where he worked for over 40yrs. He is a veteran of the United States Army, where he served his country proudly. He also owned his own company E.P. Kilbourne gravel and top soil, he volunteered for the Wayne Township Fire Department. Pete was an active member of Camby Community Church. He was a happy go lucky person. You could always catch him singing a tune. Pete was a fan of Auto Racing, and proudly wore many of his racing t-shirts to prove it. He loved to tell a story, and would share his life experiences with anyone that would listen. Pete will leave behind the love of his life Wanda Kilbourne of 63yrs, 6 children; 13 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 1 sister; and 5 brothers to cherish his memories and the legacy he has left. To quote Pete, when you asked how he was, he would reply “Getting older and better looking”.

Visitation will be held on April 5, 2016 at Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services 1604 W. Morris St, Indianapolis, IN from 12PM to 2PM with funeral service at 2PM. Burial will follow at Floral Park Cemetery.

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Casey Lloyd and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all during this difficult time. Love you all.

  3. Pete you will be missed by all of us. Once you met him you want never forget him. He was a ray of sunlight that shined with joy and laughter. We love you and will see you again in heaven. Richard. Pat & Billy Lynch

  4. I love you Daddy. I miss you, my heart is heavy but I’m so grateful you are now at peace in heaven with loved ones. I will keep my promises and I will care for the "Bear", always. I miss our jokes and your laugh. I’m honored to have had the time we had together. Those memories are so precious. I’ll see you again someday… I love you, I miss you
    Chrissy ❤

  5. I will miss my dear friend. Pete your one of a kind. Thank you for allowing my family to be part of yours. Love you all ♡

  6. My sweet daddy. My heart is empty and heavy with sadness. I will miss you stopping by my house Sunday’s after church for coffee and something sweet to eat, taking a nap on the couch during the summer heat and me telling you to stop wearing those boots with no socks. We will take care of mom and make sure we do the garden right. I miss you so.

  7. Thank you Pete for the privilege of knowing you. You are truly one of a kind. May your family find comfort in the days ahead with the memories of you.

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