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LaVon Bible


LaVon R. Bible, 84, Wolcottville, died Saturday, March 2, 2013 at Miller's Merry Manor of LaGrange.

    He was born July 19, 1928, in Toledo, Ohio, to Basil and Bernis (Meech) Bible.

    Moving from Bellaire, Mich., to this area five years ago, he retired as a master electrician with IBEW. He was an Explorer Scout leader for 20 years while living in Michigan.

    He was married in 1949, in Toledo, Ohio, to Dolores J. Moran. She survives.

    Also surviving are two daughters, Jeanie (Doug) Rheinheimer, Wolcottville, and Joyce (Richard) Cooper, Florida; one son, James (Jody) Bible, Goshen; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by one grandson, James Bible Jr., and one sister, Lois Bible.

    There will be no visitation.

    Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at the Jeanie and Doug Rheinheimer residence, 301 Wolcott St. in Wolcottville.

    Memorials may be directed to Miller's Merry Manor, 787 N. Detroit St., LaGrange, IN 46761 or Parkview LaGrange Hospice, 1836 Ida Red Rd., Kendallville, IN 46755.

    Online condolences may be sent at www.youngfamilyfuneral

    Young Family Funeral Home Wolcottville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.