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Roy James "Jim" Kirchoff

Friday, March 2, 2012

Roy James "Jim" Kirchoff, 88, of Linton, passed away on Friday morning, March 2, 2012, at Glenburn Home in Linton.

He was born Oct. 30, 1923 in Edwardsport, the son of Emil and Hilda (Pepmeier) Kirchoff.

He was a farmer for 45 years and retired from Citizens Gas. He was a member of Saron United Church of Christ in Linton.

Survivors include two daughters, Jacque (David) Coppock of Worthington and Donna (John) Morrison of Carmel, four grandchildren, Megan Morrison, Matthew Morrison, David (Karla) Coppock, & Josh (Gina) Coppock, and three great-grandchildren, Chan, Akasha, and Adelphie.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Imogene (Lawyer) Kirchoff, a son, Stewart Kirchoff, Nov. 7, 2008, a brother, Ralph Kirchoff, and two sisters, Carolyn Richter and Ruth Kirchoff.

A funeral service will be conducted at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 4 at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton with the Rev. Mike Roth officiating. A committal service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 5 at Bethel Cemetery in Freelandvillle.

Visitation will be at 1 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to the Saron Church through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com .