Mark E. Stout, 72, of Star City

Mark E. Stout, 72, of Star City, passed away at 4:38 PM on Saturday, March 2, 2024 at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne. 

He was born on February 13, 1952 in rural Winamac to the late Burl and Fern [Roberts] Stout. 

Mark graduated from West Central High School in 1970.  

On November 17, 1973, he married Sharron L. “Sherry” Korner.  Mark was a loving husband and devoted dad.  He supported his grandkids in all that they did.  Mark greatly enjoyed family reunions.

Mark worked at Galbreath for 49 years where he made a lot of friendships over the years.  He worked hard his entire life and was a talented welder.  Mark had previously worked at US Steel, A & A Sheet Metal, and FRATCO. 

Mark attended Heartland Church in Winamac.  He was an avid Mopar enthusiast and a dog lover (especially Belle).  He enjoyed being outdoors especially mowing the lawn, fishing on Fletcher Lake, and working on his old Buick.  He also enjoyed woodworking.  Mark will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him. 


Survivors include:

Sharron L. “Sherry” Korner, Star City, IN Wife

Ryan (fiancée: Ana Barraza) Stout, Rancho, CA Son

Sean (fiancée: Melissa Humphrey) Stout, Star City, IN Son

Tricia Lowry, Kewanna, IN Daughter-in-law

Andrew Risner, Grandson

Magdalen Stout, Granddaughter

Cooper Stout, Grandson

Kori Stout, Granddaughter

LovillaTetzloff, Howe, IN Sister

Leroy (Maggie) Stout, Star City, IN Brother

Carol Pinks, Winamac, IN Sister

Devon Stout, Star City, IN Brother

Carol Stout, Crawfordsville, IN Sister-in-law

Jim Dunkel, LaGrange, IN Brother-in-law

Kathy (Kirk) Good, Tyler, TX Sister-in-law

Many Nieces and Nephews


Preceded in death by:

Burl and Fern [Roberts] Stout, Parents

Robert and Mary [McClure] Korner, In-laws

Arnold Lavon Stout, Brother

Darlene Kay (Charles) Stout, Sister

Ruth Elaine (Bill) Oliver, Sister

Lowell Thomas Stout, Brother

Roberta Jo (Don) Johns, Sister

Shirley Fay Dunkel, Sister

George Burley (Edris) Stout, Brother

Charles Pinks, Brother-in-law

Hugh Tetzloff, Brother-in-law

Bonnie Stout, Sister-in-law

Michael Jones, Nephew

Leroy (Wanda) Stout, Jr., Nephew

Douglas Stout, Nephew

Visitation will be from 4-8 PM EST Thursday, March 7, 2024 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac.

Funeral services will be held at 10 AM EST Friday, March 8, 2024 at Heartland Church in Winamac, IN with Pastor Heath Hiatt officiating.

Burial will take place at Koster Cemetery in Francesville, IN. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Pulaski Animal Center or Warrior Youth Baseball or Star City Lions Club. 

Online tributes may be offered at

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