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James Dennis Volkman dies at age 57

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James Dennis Volkman, age 57 of Chesterton, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012.

He was born November 13, 1954 in Lansing, Ill., to James and Eleanor R. Dryja Volkman.

On April 19, 1997, in Wanatah, Ind., he married Cheryl R. “Sherry” Yeomans Coppinger Volkman, who survives in Chesterton.

Jim is survived by his daughters Bailey and Katie, both of Chesterton, his step-son Don Coppinger of Demotte, Ind., his father James Volkman of Lansing, Ill., and his brother Karl (Pat) Volkman.

Jim was preceded in death by his mother.

Jim was a mechanical engineer for over 33 years at Emerson Power Transmission(McGill).

A private service for Jim was held Monday evening at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton.

For more information please call 219-926-1309.

Posted 10/30/2012


Posted 10/30/2012