WOLF LAKE — James Alvin McGlocklin, 51, formerly of Wolf Lake, passed away Nov. 20, 2010 in Denver, Colo.
He was born April 28, 1959 in Elkhart, a son of Frances E. (Rarick) McGlocklin and the late James C. McGlocklin. He graduated from Central Noble High School.
In 1979, he entered the U.S. Air Force and served as a jet engine mechanic. He was honorably discharged in 1983. His passions included working as a mechanic for race cars, drawing and tattooing.
Surviving relatives are his mother, Frances; a sister, Tammy M. Heileman, Albion; nephews, Thomas C. (Laura) Heileman, Albion and Guy W Heileman, Albion; two nieces, Faith I. Castaneda, Ligonier and Brandy (Gonzalo) Bocanegra, Goshen, several great nieces and nephews and a long time friend Rod (Sue) Dreiling of Thorton, Colo.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a great nephew, Francisco J. Flores.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Wolf Lake Baptist Church, 1133 S. Main St, Wolf Lake at 3 p.m. Saturday. The family will receive friends at the church at 2 p.m.
Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com