Goshen News, Goshen, IN


November 1, 2013

Patrick Joseph Carter

June 20, 1943-Oct. 30, 2013

GOSHEN — Patrick Joseph Carter, 70, of Goshen, passed away at 3:42 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

He was born on June 20, 1943, in Mishawaka to the late Pinkney and Clara (Stoner) Carter. On April 2, 1966, in Syracuse, Ind., he married Marilyn “Kay” Nordman. She survives.

Also surviving are three sons, Rob (Monica) Carter of Syracuse, Scott (Dionne) Carter of Fort Wayne and Toby (Alainea) Carter of Goshen; one daughter, Kristie (Rob) Watson of Fort Wayne; two brothers, Mike (Dorothy) Carter and John Carter, both of Osceola; and five grandchildren.

Pat was preceded in death by his parents; Pinkney and Clara Carter; a son, Benjamin Carter; and a sister, Crystal Krizman.

Pat had a passion for ministry and also published three books.

A visitation for Pat will be held on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall, 2310 Eisenhower Drive North, Goshen, IN 46526, from 6 to 8 p.m. Then on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, a memorial service will take place at the Wawasee High School Auditorium, 1 Warrior Path, Syracuse, IN 46567, at 3 p.m. Elder Larry Gerber will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Center for Hospice Care or the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall, 2310 Eisenhower Drive North, Goshen, IN 46526.

Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.

Text Only
AP Video
Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly Pipeline Opponents Protest on National Mall Hagel Gets Preview of New High-tech Projects S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter New Yorkers Celebrate Cherry Blossom Blooms SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Justice Dept. Broadening Criteria for Clemency Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers 'Miss Meadows' Takes Holmes Back to Her Roots Biden: Russia Must Stop Talking, Start Acting David Moyes Out As Manchester United Manager Raw: Leopard Bites Man in India Iowa College Finds Beauty in Bulldogs High Court to Hear Dispute of TV Over Internet Stowaway Teen Forces Review of Airport Security

There has been discussion at West Goshen Elementary School to require mandatory student uniforms in the future. How do you feel about the prospect of mandatory student uniforms in a public school environment?

I think it’s an excellent idea that is way overdue
I think it’s a bad idea and would be restrictive for students and parents.
     View Results