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Obituary for Timothy W. Powers

Timothy W. Powers, age 48, of Rensselaer, passed away Saturday February 23, 2019 at Franciscan Hospital Rensselaer, Indiana. Tim was born in Hammond, Indiana on June 4, 1970 the son of Wayne and Gayle (Hugg) Halfman. He had been a Jasper county resident for over 7 years, previously living in Morocco and Lowell.

Tim grew up in the Lowell area and attended Lowell Public Schools. On October 8, 1988, Tim married the love of his life Deborah Hall in Lowell, Indiana. He was employed at Conagra as a Lube Technician/Maintenance Technician. He was an avid fisherman. He also loved custom rod building and playing guitar.

Tim is survived by his wife Deborah, two daughters: Elizabeth G. Ballone (husband Tony) of Jasonville, Indiana and Sarah M. Powers of Rensselaer. Also surviving is one granddaughter: Jocelyn C. Ballone of Jasonville, Indiana and one sister Tracy A. Powers of Lowell.

Friends may visit with the family Thursday, February 28, 2019 from noon till 2:00 PM (CST) at the Steinke Funeral Home in Rensselaer, Indiana. A service celebrating Tim’s life will be held Thursday at 2:00 PM at the Steinke Funeral Home in Rensselaer with Tom Knoerzer officiating. Burial will follow at Weston Cemetery in Rensselaer following the services. Memorial donations may be made to the family or Newton County 4-H Sport Fishing Club. Share memories and condolences at