John L. Himes, 70 Plymouth, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016 at home with his family by his side.
John was born the son of Virgil L. and Beverly J. (Green) Himes in Warsaw Aug. 12, 1945.
John was retired from the city of Plymouth, where he worked for the sStreet department for many years. On July 18, 1964, John married the former Cheryl M. Bowen in a ceremony in Plymouth.
John is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Cheryl; their four sons: John, Jr. and Diane Himes, Richard Himes, Michael T. Himes and Jim and Traci Klingerman; his sister, Barbara and Clyde Brown, Plymouth; his brother, Jim Himes, Culver; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and his extended Caldwell Lake camping family.
John is preceded in passing by his parents, his son, Steven, and his grandson, Troy.
A memorial service will be held at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth, at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, with
James Duncan officiating.
A time of visiting with the Himes family will be held at Van Gilder Funeral Home from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 20.
The Himes family requests memorial contributions in honor of John be given to the Marshall County Boys and Girls Club, 314 Jefferson St. Plymouth, IN 46563.