James F. Kilgore

October 15, 1941 - October 31, 2013

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Graveside services will be Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in Greenwood Cemetery with Pastor Sam Weimer officiating.

James F. Kilgore, 72, of LaGrange, died Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 8:25 a.m. in IU Health Goshen Hospital, Goshen.

He was a lifetime resident of LaGrange.

James retired from the Indiana Department of Transportation in highway maintenance and he was also a barber in LaGrange.

Mr. Kilgore was born October 15, 1941 in Fawn River Township, Michigan to Charles Albert and Virginia (Minzey) Kilgore.

Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Ken (Mary) Kilgore and Charles D. (Cindy) Kilgore all of LaGrange; two step-daughters, Hillari Bates of LaGrange and Laura (Robert) Frend of Wawaka; several grandchildren; one brother, Dave (Michelle) Kilgore of Kendallville; and one sister Pat Forsyth.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Sally Brinkman and Nancy Martin.

Graveside services will be Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in Greenwood Cemetery with Pastor Sam Weimer officiating.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

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May 5th, 2020 2:25am

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Nancy Belcher
November 8th, 2013 6:51am

To the Kilgore Family, So sorry for your loss.

Steve Bowen
November 6th, 2013 5:06pm

Just heard of Jims passing. Thinking of all of you. Many good memories as a young boy with "Diamond" Jim cutting my hair and telling me stories the whole time. God Bless...Steve

Tracy & Mary Litke
November 5th, 2013 1:17am
Oxford AL

Ken and family - we are so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a wonderful man and he will be missed by many. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time. Tracy & Mary

Jonquil Vincent
November 3rd, 2013 5:07pm

Kenny, Chuck and Dave, My condolences for your loss. I remember Jim from many years ago as a good friend.

Wade Brinkman Sr
November 2nd, 2013 9:36pm
Rome City

Chuck, Kenny and family our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your lost...

mike helmkamp
November 2nd, 2013 5:43pm

Sorry for your loss.

Connie Kitchen
November 2nd, 2013 9:47am

Hillari, Dave, and family, My deepest sympathy to you. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

wendy biddle
November 1st, 2013 7:31pm
rome city

Charles, Ken, and Families So sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Wendy

Darlene Rowe Howard
November 1st, 2013 7:25pm
Mt. Washington, Ky.

So sorry to hear about Jim. Went to Rome City School with him. Condolences to his family.

Deb Evans
November 1st, 2013 1:42pm
Wolcottville, Indiana

Hillary, Dave, and Family, My deepest condolences go out to you all. May you find peace and comfort in the coming days, months, and years. God bless and keep you. Sincerely, Deb