James Robert Mann
September 23 1958 - January 1, 2015
Mann, 56, died Thursday, January 1, in his sleep while traveling
home through Michigan.
James was born
September 23, 1958, in Goshen.
He was the son
of Eleanor Jean (Detwiler) and Dr. John Emerson Mann.
He is survived
by a brother, Jay Mann of Lafayette; mother Jean and stepfather
Calvin Graber of Goshen; and three nephews, Caleb, Josh and Noah
He was preceded
in death by his father, John.
from Concord High School in 1977 and Goshen College in 1983 with
a degree in the sciences.
He was a skilled
worker, handyman, and landscaper.
He resided in
California in the 1990s and became fluent in Spanish, which served
him well in his work, mission trips and volunteering.
his family, playing guitar and baritone horn, and spending time
with friends. He also loved the Lord.
He was a member
of Creekside Church of the Brethren of Elkhart.
at the church, 60455 C.R. 113, at 10:00 a.m. January 5, 2015, with
a memorial service at 11:00 a.m.
be given to the Creekside Church Prayer Garden.
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