Obituary for Brian L. McTarsney

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Brian L. McTarsney

April 26, 1959 - November 16, 2017

Brian L. McTarsney, age 58, passed away all too soon on Thursday evening, November 16, 2017 at his home in Franklin.


He was born April 26, 1959, in Franklin, to his parents, the late Lynn and Esther M. (Rodgers) McTarsney.


Brian worked as a material handler for KYB Corporation in Franklin for the past 11 years. Prior to that, he was an auto welder for Arvin Industries in Franklin for 10 years.


Brian enjoyed restoring antique cars and working on small engines. He also enjoyed attending antique car shows and spending time with his family.


Brian is survived by his children, Donovan McTarsney, Adam McTarsney and Jessica McTarsney all of Franklin, companion, Gayle Decker of Franklin; siblings, Debbie (Larry) Bowman of Edinburgh, Crystal Smith, Dawn McTarsney, Jack (Carol) McTarsney and Barry (Lisa) McTarsney all of Franklin; grandchildren, Iris, Quentin and Lilly McTarsney all of Franklin.


He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Rocky McTarsney.


The Rev. Michael Mercer will conduct a funeral service at 1 p.m. on Monday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Nineveh Cemetery.


Condolences may be made to the McTarsney family at


Information: (812) 597-4670




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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, November 20, 2017

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Service Information

Date: Monday, November 20, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Born: April 26, 1959
Died: November 16, 2017

Condolences for Brian McTarsney

Bill Fleener posted on 11/19/17

Sorry for your lose. Have known Brian since grade school. Now he's up fixing things for the big guy in Heaven


Wayne Julian posted on 11/20/17

My thoughts and prayers are with the family today. I am sorry about cousin Brian's passing. May his family find peace during this time.


Steve Young posted on 11/18/17

I was sorry to hear about Brian, I know he will be greatly missed.


Gayle posted on 11/21/17

My,sweet Brian I will miss you dearly,words are hard for me,Thank you for letting me be in your life,Love you so very much,.sleep well on the clouds,.Sammy,sissy and I will,see you someday,until then win God over with that smile,much love Babe


Mickey posted on 11/18/17

Prayers for strength and peace of mind.. Heavenly Father, Please take special care of Jessica's family while they celebrate the life of their father Brian.. Please let them feel all the love and blessings of their extended family and friends during this hard time.. Father I pray that you let them know peace in their hearts soon and that their sadness can be replaced with memories of happier times. Its in Your Name I ask for these blessings and pray for these comforts for all who were touched by Brian's life..... Amen I love you Jessica...


Gale Borders posted on 11/22/17

I think this is Amanda's father in law I know she loved him like a dad. So sorry for your loss.