Long-time Columbus businessman Ken DeLap has died. DeLap died Friday at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana. He was 90.
DeLap was a civil engineer by training, and was one of the co-founders of Southern Indiana Engineering Company in 1953. The company was later renamed SIECO and has since become part of Strand Engineering.
He was a contributor to many community causes, including First Lutheran Church, Our Hospice and the Columbus Regional Hospital Foundation.
He is survived by his second wife, Melinda, children, step-children and grandchildren. His first wife, Phyllis, died in 2011.
Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 at Myers-Reed Funeral Home and before the 11 a.m. service Friday at First Lutheran Church.
Memorial donations may be made to First Lutheran Church or Our Hospice of South-Central Indiana.