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James A. Magner

November 17, 1932 - January 31, 2018

James A. Magner, 85, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Winchester on November 17, 1932 the son Jesse Kenneth and Edith (Cook) Magner, graduated from Winchester High School, attended Cincinnati University, and served in the US Marine Corps duri…READ MORE

James A. Magner, 85, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Winchester on November 17, 1932 the son Jesse Kenneth and Edith (Cook) Magner, graduated from Winchester High School, attended Cincinnati University, and served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War.

Mr. Magner was employed at Delco Battery for forty-five years prior to his retirement. He also owned and operated Magner & Sons Painting for forty years.

He loved woodworking, especially birdhouses, Notre Dame Football, playing the drums in his early years, and enjoyed his children and grandchildren.

Surviving are his wife of sixty years, Beverly; three children, Terri Pence (Ronnie), Yorktown, Randy Magner (Nanette), Sterling Heights, MI, and Jeffery Magner (Sarah), Ft. Wayne; seven grandchildren, Brandon, Damen, Zachery (Taylor), Paige, Jalynn, Bernadette, and Tristen; and three great-grandchildren, Zaharia, Za`Niyah, and Zendaya.

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 7901 W. Isanogel Rd. Entombment will follow in Elm Ridge Mausoleum.

Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 3, 2018.

Memorials may be directed to The American Heart Association, Memorials & Tributes Program, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at meekmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


Service Information

Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018

Elm Ridge Cemetery

Address:

4600 W. Kilgore Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304


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