Thomas “Wayne” Metzger

Nov. 20, 1950 – Nov. 30, 2021

Thomas “Wayne” Metzger, 71, Pendleton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at Community Hospital of Anderson following a brief illness.

He was born Nov. 20, 1950, in Noblesville, Ind. to Lester Metzger and Hester (Sides) Metzger.

Mr. Metzger graduated from Lapel High School. He worked as a currier for several different companies. He was a faithful member of St. George Orthodox Church in Fishers, Ind. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and discussing topics of the Christian Faith.

Survivors include his siblings, Robert (Susan) Metzger of Lapel, Gerald (Kathy) Metzger of Noblesville, Marilyn (Eldon) Garber of Pendleton, Margaret (Roger) Garber of Pa., Patricia (Jesse) Riffey of Wis., John Metzger of Indianapolis and Bill (Beth) Metzger of Lapel. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Marillis Richardson.

Visitation is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 at Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home. A funeral service is scheduled at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, at Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home, 1010 North Main Street, Lapel, Indd., with V. Rev. Fr. Anthony G. Yazge officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. George Orthodox Church. Online condolences: