John Clarence Basch

March 4, 1944March 10, 2023
Obituary of John Clarence Basch
John Clarence Basch, 79, of Plainfield, Indiana, passed away on Friday, March 10, 2023. He was born on March 4, 1944, to the late Harvey and Beulah (Kermeen) Basch in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He served in the United States Air Force from 1962 to 1966. He worked for Delta Airlines from 1967 until retirement in 1998. He is survived by his significant other, Barbara Toth, and by his two daughters, Laura A (Wayne) Justice of Bloomington, Indiana and Kimberly S Basch of Indianapolis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly (Tiarks) Basch, his brother, Dean Basch, and his sister, Edith Hall. Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life at Brew Link Brewpub, 4710 East US-40, Plainfield, Indiana on Sunday, April 2, 2023 between 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in John’s honor to USAC RaceAid (, 4910 W 16th Street, Speedway, IN 46112) or the American Cancer Society. Neptune Society is in charge of cremation arrangements. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared by visiting:

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Sunday, April 02, 2023

A Celebration of John's Life at Brew Link Brewpub

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Brew Link Brewpub