Jack Fletcher, 62

Jack Julian Fletcher, 62, of Columbia City, passed away at 1:15 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at his farm. Born July 19, 1951, in Columbia City, he was the son of George M. Fletcher and Mary (Anderson) Fletcher.He graduated from Columbia City Joint High School with the Class of 1969. He was a livestock and grain farmer. He was a member of St. Matthew’s United Methodist Columbia City and Francis Slocum Trail Riders.Surviving relatives include his father, George of Warsaw; brother, Hugh (Cindi) Fletcher of Columbia City; sister, Nancy Fletcher of Warsaw; brother, Mike (Doris) Fletcher of Kimmel; brother, Randy (Cynthia) Fletcher of Warsaw; nieces and nephews, Erica (Jason) Bell, Chris Fletcher, Stephanie (Mike) Armbrester, Adam Fletcher, Grace (Jarrod) Fletcher-Lantz and Brittney Fletcher; and great-nieces and nephews, Josiah and Sophia Bell, Owen Fletcher, Edison and Nora Armbrester.Visitation will be held Thursday from 3 to 7 p.m. at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City. The funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with Rev. Kent Lundy officiating. The burial will follow at St. Matthew’s Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be given in Mr. Fletcher’s memory to St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church or Francis Slocum Trail Riders. Visit www.demoneygrimes.com to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.