Rev. David Earl Nabinger, 82, of Logansport

Rev. David Earl Nabinger, 82, of Logansport, IN went home to be with the Lord on Monday October 18, 2021 in Logansport, IN.


He was born onMarch 6, 1939  in Cleveland , the late Arthur F. and Frances Graff Nabinger. David married Idella Jean Montgomery on September 14, 1986 in Cleveland, OH.  Jean survives.


David was a member of St. James Lutheran Church in Logansport, IN. He attended St Luke Lutheran Church in Winamac, IN.  He was an ordained minister of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod.  David had pastored churches in Arcadia Florida and in Illinois. He had worked as a Teacher, School principle and football coach in Brunswick and Cleveland Ohio for twenty-five years.


David graduated from Cawtaba University and Concordia  Theological Seminary (Class of 2005) in Fort Wayne, IN.


David enjoyed football and woodworking. He also enjoyed spending time with family and friends.


He is survived by:

Idella Jean Nabinger,  Logansport, IN   Wife

Bethe Anne Warner,  Charolette, NC   Daughter

Beth  (Everett) Jackson, Logansport, IN  Daughter

David (Debbie) Nabinger,  Bowling Green, OH  Son

Johnathon (Janet) Nabinger, Enterprise, AL  Son

Bill (Diane) Price, Grafton, OH   Son


Jacob, Joshua, Jerad, Jonah, David, Daniel Cole,

Amanda,  Alexander, Christy, Gabrielle, Tony Casandra

6 Great-Grandchilren

Nancy (Harry) Kierns, Austin, TX  Sister


Preceded in death by:

Arthur F. and Frances Graff Nabinger  Parents

Arthur Nabinger   Brother

Betty Scibbie   Sister


Visitation will be from 10 AM-1 PM EDT, Friday, October 22, 2021 at St Luke Lutheran Church, Winamac, IN.


Funeral Services will be held at1 PM EDT Friday, October 22, 2021at St Luke Lutheran Church, Winamac, IN with Pastor Tom Woodley officiating.


Burial will take place at Shiloh Christian Cemetery in Logansport, IN.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Luke Lutheran Church.

Online Tributes may be offered at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.