JAMES “JIM” TRAHIN, 68, of New Haven, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. Born in Fort Wayne, Ind. Jim worked at GE Corporation for 38 years, retiring in 2000. He also drove part-time for Tim Didier Meats. He was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, where he was an usher, the Quarter Century Club and IUE Local 901. He enjoyed golfing and watching IU Basketball. Surviving are his wife of 47 years, Pamela; son, Jamie (Carly) Trahin of Fort Wayne; daughter, Staci (Kory) Herdman of Metamora, Ohio; brother, Steve (Bev) Trahin of Arcola; sister, Mareta (Steve) Nestel of Florida; and nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Mary Trahin; daughters, Tina Krocker and Kimberly Koehlinger; and sister, Marilyn Trahin. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, with calling one hour prior. Msgr. John Suelzer officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery. Memorials to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana or Erin’s House. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.mccombandsons.com

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