James Rafala

James "Jim" Rafala

45, of Indianapolis, passed away January 8, 2013. He was born October 19, 1967, in Richmond, IN, to James and Hazel Rafala.

Jim enjoyed fishing, German Shepherds, and always put his family and friends first.

Visitation will be Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 12:00 noon until the time of service at 2:00 p.m. at Shirley Broth ers Washington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Renea Rafala; children, Chelsey Gosman, McKinsey Gosman, Hannah Morton; granddaughter, Victoria Williams; mother, Hazel Rafala; sister, Karen Norris (Dan); one niece and one nephew. Jim was preceded in death by his father, James Rafala and brother, James Vincent Rafala.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Liver Foundation, 921 E. 86th St # 150 Indianapolis, IN 46240.

Funeral Home

Shirley Brothers Mortuary
9606 E Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46229
(317) 897-9606

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 10, 2013