He was a graduate of Shippensburg University Pennsylvania and a member of Phi Theta Kappa.
He had been the information technology manager for Co-Alliance for 15 years.
Survivors include his loving wife Diana Schanke, children Chase Michael Schanke, Stephanie Lynn Shelp and John Thomas Shelp; parents Stephen and Karen Schanke; brother Robert (Cindy) Schanke; and nieces Noella and Julianne Schanke.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Matthews Mortuary in Brownsburg, with visitation there from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to IU Simon Cancer Center for Glioblastoma research.