James R. “Jim” Plantz
James R. “Jim” Plantz, 41, of Logansport, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 22, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
Born on Sept. 25, 1978, in Rochester, he was the son of Donald and Lisa (Hall) Plantz.
Jim was a 1998 Caston High School graduate.
He owned and operated his own commercial cleaning business for more than 20 years.
Survivors include his children: Zachary Plantz of South Bend, Donald Plantz of La Porte, James Plantz of Logansport, Christopher Plantz of Logansport, and Kyle Plantz of Logansport; mother Lisa Plantz of Argos; Jim’s longtime girlfriend Cassy Norred of Logansport; brother Kevin [Melisa] Plantz of Fort Wayne; sisters: Stacy [Brandon] Collins of Logansport and Hope Grandstaff of Winamac; uncles: Rodney Hall of Logansport, Ryan Hall of Fulton, Randy [Kendra] Hall of Fulton, Fred [Molly] Plantz of Florida; aunts: Susan Sheane of Georgia and Karen [Mark] Field of Kewanna; granddaughter Brynleigh Plantz of La Porte; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Jim was preceded in death by his father Donald Plantz; maternal grandparents Gary and Theresa Hall; paternal grandparents Robert and Alyce Plantz; uncles: Gary Hall and Mark Hall; and aunt Kathleen King.
Visitation was from 4-8 p.m., Thursday, June 25, at Rans Funeral Homes & Crematory, Metzger Chapel, 123 E. Main St., Kewanna. A private family service will be held.
Jim’s online guestbook is available and condolences can be shared at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.
(Pulaski County Journal — July 1, 2020)