Jack W. Bellaire Sr.
Jack Willard Bellaire Sr., 71
Jan. 16, 1942 - Oct. 3, 2013
ELKHART — Jack Willard Bellaire Sr., 71, went home to be with his Lord and Savior at 5:10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
He was born Jan. 16, 1942, in Elkhart, and was married to the late Marilyn Sue Hackler Bellaire. Jack was a member of First Baptist Church of Mishawaka, where he was active in AWANA for more than 40 years and volunteered in Sunday school. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Survivors include two sons, Jack Bellaire Jr. and his wife Tina of Lyman, S.C., and Mark Bellaire of Easley, S.C., and two grandchildren, Caleb and Jackson of Lyman.
He was predeceased by his parents, Elmer D. and Elsie M. Bellaire, and two brothers, Max and Richard Bellaire.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at First Baptist Church of Mishawaka. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Bubb Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Olive Cemetery in Elkhart.
Memorials may be made to International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, P.O. Box 96105, Washington, DC 20090.