Sep. 15, 1931 - June 25, 2013
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PLYMOUTH - Jay W. McLochlin, age 81, of 12510 U.S. 31 Highway, Plymouth, Indiana 46563, passed away at 6:04 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, Indiana. Jay was born on September 15, 1931 in Marshall County, Indiana to Francis and Helen (Woodward) McLochlin. Mary Ann Hiss and Jay McLochlin were married at Saint Michael Catholic Church in Plymouth on May 5, 1956. They were blessed with four children. Jay raised beef cattle and farmed his land. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Marshall County Sheriff's Posse, the Marshall County 4-H Fair Board, the 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Board, and Saint Michael Catholic Church. He also served on the Plymouth Community School Board. Jay proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. Jay is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Mary Ann McLochlin; their daughters, Susan (Kevin) Holland of Plymouth and Linda (George) Emenaker of Plymouth; their sons, Tom (Joan) McLochlin of Plymouth and Tim (Dena) McLochlin of Plymouth; seven grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Jay was preceded in death by his granddaughter and his four brothers, his twin Fay, Joseph, Francis, Jr., and Richard (Mac). Memorials may be given to John Glenn High School, F.F.A., 201 John Glenn Drive, Walkerton, Indiana 46534, or American Diabetes, 30 North Michigan 2015, Chicago, Illinois 60602. Visitation is Tuesday, July 2, 2013, 4-7 p.m., at Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 West Madison Street, Plymouth, Indiana 46563, with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Services are Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 10:30 a.m., at Saint Michael Catholic Church, officiated by the Rev. Father William Kummer. Burial will be at New Oak Hill Cemetery, Plymouth. Memories may be shared at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com.
Published in South Bend Tribune on June 30, 2013