LAPEL — Jimmy McDole, 54, Lapel, passed away Aug. 25, 2013, at IU Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, following a brief illness.
He was born on April 27, 1959, in Noblesville, to Lawrence and Mary (Killman) McDole. He graduated from Lapel High School in 1977 and went immediately that night to work at O-I Brockway Glass in Lapel where he was a journeyman operator.
He belonged to the glass operators union and the Lapel Eagles Aerie 4323. He enjoyed being on the water anywhere, including Riverbend Campground where he rode jet skis up and down the river.
Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Penny (Bloom) McDole; two children, Jimmy (wife, Koty) McDole Jr. of Anderson, and Justin McDole of Lapel; his mother, Mary Lois McDole of DuBois, Pa.; four grandchildren, Makayla, Jamison, Haley and Jayden McDole; two brothers, Lawrence “Bean” McDole (Kelly Cravens) of Anderson and Timothy (wife, Carrie) McDole of Brockport, Pa.; one sister, Penny (husband, Kevin) McCarthy of Carlisle, Pa.; and several aunts and uncles including Rod McDole of Lapel.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with Pastor Doug Barton officiating. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, Lapel.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour before service Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.
Post online condolences at www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com or www.theheraldbulletion.com.