- January 31, 1924 - August 18, 2007
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
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JAMES GILLILAND, 83, of Ft. Wayne, IN died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007 at his residence. Born January 31, 1924 in Rochester, IN. He was an electrician for Walsh Electric. He loved his family and enjoyed fishing and woodworking. He served in the US Navy during WW II aboard the USS Vincennes. He is survived by his wife Betty Gilliland of Ft. Wayne, son Jim (Patricia) Gilliland and daughter Joyce (David) Woodcox both of Ft. Wayne. Grandchildren Mandy Gleave, Matt Gilliland and Alisha Carlson; and 3 Great-grandchildren. Graveside funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday August 21, 2007 at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rochester, IN. D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. in charge of arrangements.