Kelly Eugene Wireman

Kelly Wireman, 59, of Rolling Prairie, Indiana, passed away Monday, December 19, 2022, in his home surrounded by his loving family.


He was born May 15, 1963, in La Porte, Indiana, the son of Kelly Eugene Wireman Sr. and Genie (Diedrich) Wireman.

Kelly had a love for horses and began his career as a jockey when a teenager working for his father. He was a jockey for 15 years before moving on as an auto worker press operator, a field he stayed in for 20 years. Kelly was a homebody but loved to see his friends and family. He liked to hang out in the garage and do yard work. Kelly also enjoyed riding motorcycles, fishing, and going to the gun range.


He is survived by his two sons, Brandon Wireman, and Kasey Wireman; two daughters, Brittany Wireman, and Carrie Wireman; grandchildren, Faith, Jaxon, Jonathon, Grace, Owen, and Emmitt; Kelly was preceded in death by his sister, Brenda Wireman.


Arrangements are being entrusted to Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Avenue, La Porte, IN. Cremation will take place.


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