James F. Kilgore, 72, LaGrange, died Thursday, October 31, 2013 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.
He was born October 15, 1941, in Fawn River Township, Mich., to Charles Albert and Virginia (Minzey) Kilgore.
Living all his life in LaGrange, he retired from the Indiana Department of Transportation in highway maintenance and was also a barber in LaGrange.
Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Ken (Mary) Kilgore, LaGrange, and Charles D. (Cindy) Kilgore, LaGrange; two stepdaughters, Hillari Bates, LaGrange, and Laura (Robert) Frend, Wawaka, Ind.; several grandchildren; one brother, Dave (Michelle) Kilgore, Kendallville, Ind.; and one sister, Pat Forsyth.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Sally Brinkman and Nancy Martin.
Graveside services were held Saturday, November 2, in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange, with Pastor Sam Weimer officiating.
Online condolences may be sent at www.youngfamilyfuneral home.com.
Young Family Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.