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Verl "Buz" Wisehart

December 17, 1952 — December 6, 2022

Verl “Buz” Wisehart, 69, of Stilesville, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, on December 6, 2022. Verl was born in Greencastle, Indiana, to the late Dorn & Bonnie Wisehart on December 17, 1952. Verl married Theresa, the love of his life on May 29, 1976. Verl loved chemistry, mathematics and the Arts. Verl was a proud graduate of Purdue University, Class of 1976. He earned his Master’s Degree in Chemistry from Butler University. He spent much time traveling with the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (NADCAP) and enjoyed going to the Indiana Museum of Art with Theresa. Verl could often be found gardening, woodworking, collecting vintage books and playing the piano. He also enjoyed playing chess with his brothers and friends.

Verl is survived by his loving wife; Theresa Wisehart, children; Chrissy (Christopher Wolfe) Wisehart, Benjamin (Susan Purichia) Wisehart and Elizabeth (Adam) Wisehart Laskowski, grandchildren; Henry, Benjamin, Ethan, Lottie and Harvey, along with his brothers; Christopher (Linda) Wisehart, Ronald (Diane) Wisehart and Ryan (Lisa) Wisehart.

Verl’s Life Celebration® Gathering will be held on Saturday, December 17, 2022, from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at St. Susanna Catholic Church, 1210 E. Main St., Plainfield, Indiana 46168. If you would like to join the family at the Life Celebration Gathering, please feel free to dress comfortably, and wear your favorite funny t-shirt.”

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to: Putnam County Non-Food Pantry-St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 520 E. Seminary Street, Greencastle, Indiana, 46135.

Carlisle – Branson Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Please visit to share a favorite memory or to sign the online guest registry.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Verl "Buz" Wisehart, please visit our flower store.

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