Arnold Wayne Lehman, 74, of Indianapolis left this earth Thursday, February 27, 2020. He was born October 14, 1945, in Geneva to Harvey and Ruth (Neuenschwander) Lehman.
He grew up at the Lehman Dairy Farm in Adams County. He attended Geneva High School and graduated valedictorian in 1963. He graduated with a BS and a Master's Degree in education from Ball State University. He was a mathematics teacher, girls track coach and finally the athletic director at Arsenal Technical High School in Indianapolis. He was most proud of his team winning the city championships for women’s track. He enjoyed traveling, photography and sports.
He was one of six children, three sisters, Jean (Larry) Sheets, Alice Karen (Gary) Ricketts, who preceded him in death and Connie Geurkink, and two brothers, Bill (Barb) Lehman and Glen (Lana) Lehman. He also leaves behind many nephews and nieces.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the 3 p.m. memorial service Sunday, March 8 at Indiana Funeral Care, 8151 Allisonville Road, Indianapolis.
Memorials may be made to the Indiana University School of Medicine Liver Research Fund. Please make memorial gifts payable to the “IU Foundation – IUSM” and mail to Indiana University School of Medicine, c/o IU Foundation, P.O. Box 7072, Indianapolis, IN 46207-7072. Please include “Liver Research Fund” on your memo line and indicate, “In memory of Arnold Wayne Lehman” on your gift. Alternatively, a memorial gift is suggested to Hooverwood, Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facility, 7001 Hoover Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46260. On your memo line, please note in Memory of Arnold Wayne Lehman.
Arrangements provided by Indiana Funeral Care and Crematory in Indianapolis.