James S. Polsgrove, Jr., 84, of Indianapolis, passed away peacefully July 31st, 2009 in Indianapolis. He was born on March 1, 1925 in Indianapolis to James and Catherine (DeVries) Polsgrove and he married the love of his life, JoAnn Martin, on August 26, 1947.
Jim served in the United States Army and is a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He retired from the U. S. Post Office in 1980 after 36 years of government service. He then worked another ten years for the Council on Aging.
Jim is survived by wife JoAnn, daughters Catherine Fredriksz (Maurice) and Sue Neal (Gus Horn); son James Polsgrove III; grandchildren Tami Hoy (Nathan), Randy Fredriksz (Jolene), Jason Fredriksz (Gunmari Runebjörk), B. Scott Fredriksz, Nathan, Lauren and Hayden Polsgrove; great-grandchildren Nico, Wiley, Hillevi and Solveig Fredriksz; his brother Joseph Polsgrove; and sister-in-law Geraldine McCollum.
Visitation will be held Monday, August 3rd from 4-8pm and Tuesday from 10-11am at Harry W. Moore Funeral Care and Crematory (Allisonville Road Chapel
8151 Allisonville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46250 317.849.6800). The Celebration of his Life will be at 11:00am Tues at the Funeral Home. He will then be laid to rest with military honors at the Crown Hill Cemetery Gothic Chapel.
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