James B. McAvoy, Ex-Aide At Fort, Dies
Services for James B. McAvoy, 61, ____ South Meridian Street, will be held at 10:45 a. m. Tuesday in the Lauck Funeral Home and at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Mr. McAvoy died Saturday in University Heights Hospital.
He had worked 16 years as a claims examiner of lost and damaged Army property in the adjustment branch at Fort Benjamin Harrison before retiring in 1968.
A lifelong Indianapolis resident, Mr. McAvoy was a member of the church and its Holy Name Society, a graduate of Cathedral High School and a member of the Southside Democratic League.
Indianapolis Star, Indianapolis, Indiana, 20 September 1971, p. 31.
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