June 20, 1942-Jan. 9, 2014
GOSHEN —James Hekel, 71, died Jan. 9 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.
He is survived by his father, Gordon Hekel, Waterloo, Iowa; children, Debbie (Scott) MacKenzie, Phoenix, Ariz., Cathy (Mike) Husmann, Center Point, Iowa, Karrie Hekel, Cedar Falls, Iowa, Laurie Hekel, Mobile, Ala., Michelle Hekel, Waterloo, Iowa, and Steve (Raquel) Hekel, Phoenix, Ariz.
His body has been cremated. Graveside services will take place at a later date.
Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, is assisting the family with arrangements.