Donald Hugh Carson, 70, Indianapolis, died Thursday.
Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of George G. Carson and Georgia R. Smith Szentivanyl.
He retired in 1997 from National Starch Company.
Survivors include his stepmother Eileen Carson, half-sisters Stephanie Elkin, Shirley Ling, and Denise Fries; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and wife Kazuyo (Kay).
Services will take place at 2 p.m. today at Buchanan Funeral Center, Indianapolis. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is from 1-2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.