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James Edward Draggoo
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1921
DeKalb County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 2009
Fremont
Steuben County
Indiana, USA

James Edward Draggoo
June 1, 1921 - July 18, 2009

James Edward Draggoo, 88, of Fremont died at home Saturday, July 18,2009.

He was a retired sheet metal worker for Sheet Metal Local 20, Fort Wayne, and formerly an owner of the Olinger Furnace & Sheet Metal, Auburn.

He graduated from St. Joe High School and formerly lived in St. Joe, Auburn and Orland and at Jimmerson Lake. He was a member of Nevada Mills United Methodist Church, the Auburn Masonic Lodge # 214 and York rite. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II and a 30-year member of the Orland American Legion Post 423. While in the army, he served in the Asiatic Theater and the China, Burma and India campaign.

He enjoyed doing sheet metal work and stone masonry, cutting wood, fishing, hunting and NASCAR.

Mr. Draggoo was born June 1, 1921, in Concord Township, DeKalb County to Lloyd and Marie (Leighty) Draggoo. They preceded him in death. On July 28, 1945, in Auburn he married Alice M. Boger. She survives in Fremont.

Also surviving are three sons and two daughters-in-law, Tom and Cathy Draggoo of Woodbridge, Va., Rex and Roxanna Draggoo of Hudson and Andrew Dragoo of Fremont; a sister, Eloise Morr of Springfield, Ohio; and three grandchildren, Jennifer Draggoo of Dumfries, Va., Bethany Chang of Jacksonville, Fla., and Benay Draggoo of Fremont.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday July 22, 2009 at Nevada Mills United Methodist Church, Nevada Mills, with the Rev. Duane Stidham officiating. Burial with military committal services by members of Orland American Legion Post 423 will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Orland, In.. 
 
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  Alice M Boger Draggoo (1922 - 2010)
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Cemetery
Orland
Steuben County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mike
Record added: Jul 02, 2012
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 Added: Jul. 2, 2012

- Mike
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