— June 28, 2013
James Arthur Koskey died June 29. He was 80.
Mr. Koskey worked as a computer programmer for American Legion National Headquarters for 35 years, retiring in 1997.
He was a member of American Legion Post 500, Mustang Club of Indianapolis, a former Boy Scout Master, and volunteer at Cats Haven. He enjoyed watching his grandchildren play, working puzzles, and was an avid Indy and NASCAR race fan and a John Deere toy collector. Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Theckla Koskey; children Brian Jeffrey (Kelly) Koskey) and Sandra (James) Fulcher; a brother, Gene Arnold Koskey; a sister, Jane Bracken; and grandchildren Amanda Fulcher and Nyssa Koskey.
Graveside services are 11 a.m. Friday at Washington Park North Cemetery.
Calling is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Matthews Mortuary in Brownsburg.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or Cats Haven, P.O. Box 30206, Indianapolis, IN 46230.
Online condolences may be made at www.matthewsmortuary.com.