James Stanley Applegate


James Stanley Applegate, 91, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019. James was a Korean War era veteran of the U.S. Army and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He will be remembered as a "jack of all trades" who enjoyed lending a helping hand and being with his family.
He was born on January 13, 1928 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Ward and Esther (Miller) Applegate. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Garnette (Jones) Applegate, by only five days; and son, Stanley Applegate.
James is survived by his children, Devon (Mary) Applegate and Janda Applegate-Rake; grandchildren, Brandy (Jared) Hrabal, Kelly (Matt) Lorch, Jodi (Barron) Armstrong, and Maggie (Billy) Wild; seven great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Shirley Applegate.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Reception, New Albany. His funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 14, at the funeral home with entombment to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana.
The family requests that contributions in James' memory be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
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Published on September 11, 2019
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Gil & Judy Gwinn
Sep 16, 2019
Devon , Please accept our condolences. Prayers to you and your family.