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JAMES FRANKLIN KARCHER
James Franklin Karcher passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Jim was born on October 15, 1927 in Canton China to missionary parents. The family moved to Pittsburgh in 1941. He served in the Navy during World War II, then graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and Western Seminary. He did graduate study in Edinburgh, Scotland, where he met his wife Eileen.
Jim served churches in the Pittsburgh area. His last church was in Valparaiso, Indiana. Upon retirement he moved to Hemet, where he served for many years as Parish Associate at First Presbyterian Church, Hemet.
Jim is survived by his son David; his daughter Anne, and his brothers Joe and John.
A memorial service will be held this Saturday, February 10, at 2 pm. at the First Presbyterian Church of Hemet, 515 E. Kimball. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the church. (Mailing address: P.O. Box 2728, Hemet, 92546)
Published in Press-Enterprise from Feb. 8 to Feb. 9, 2018
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