February 28, 1921 - July 31, 2016
James Everett Goshert, 95, a retired farmer of Mentone, Indiana finished his earthly work and died peacefully at 7:25 am, Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Grace Village Retirement Community of Winona Lake, Indiana where he had resided for 12 days. James was born on Feb. 28, 1921 to Everett and Alice (Carles) Goshert near Atwood, Indiana. He graduated in 1939 from Atwood High School, and from Manchester College in 1943. James served his country for three years during WWII in the Army Air Force. On March 17, 1946 , he married Iola Tucker in Mentone and were able to celebrate 70 years together. They farmed near Atwood for five years, and then moved to a farm near Mentone. While living in Atwood, James was the superintendent of the E.U.B. Church in which his mother had taught Sunday School for many years. James had served as Vice-President of the Kosciusko Farm Bureau, Inc. and had belonged to Good Sams Camping Group. He enjoyed reading his Bible and going to the Lord in prayer. His family was his heartbeat. Survivors and place of residence: Wife - Iola Goshert - Mentone, Indiana Daughters - Janet Goshert of Ft. Wayne, Ind. Faith Goshert of Mentone, Ind. Sons - Kerry and wife Kimber Goshert of Mentone, Ind. Jerry and wife Reba Goshert of New Paris, Ind. Granddaughters - Brooklyn, Carissa, adn Danae Goshert all of New Paris, Indiana Preceded in Death By: Parents - Everett and Alice (Carles) Goshert Daughter - Kay Arlene Son - Lyle Lee Brother - Ronald Time and Date of Services: 1:30 pm, Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Place of Services: King Memorial Home 101 N. Tucker Street Mentone, Ind. Minister: Rev. Glenn Mitchell Place of Burial: Mentone Cemetery, Mentone, Indiana with graveside military rites being performed by the Warsaw American Legion and VFW Visitation Hours: 6 pm to 8 pm, Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at King Memorial Home, Mentone, Ind. Memorial Contributions to: In memory of James please say a prayer for our nation.
James Everett Goshert, 95, a retired farmer of Mentone, Indiana finished his earthly work and died peacefully at 7:25 am, Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Grace Village Retirement Community of Winona Lake, Indiana where he had resided for 12 days. James... View Obituary & Service Information
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