Marshal Effler was a 23 year veteran of the Zionsville Police Department. He attained the rank of Lieutenant in the Patrol Division in 1980. In 1988 he was appointed Town Marshal and served in that capacity until the time of his death January 2, 2004.
His leadership, direction and focus on the future will be missed by all who served with him. He is survived by his wife Pam and their 3 children.