Services for LaVern James Wedel, 55, of Elbing, who died Thursday, were Monday at Zion Mennonite Church, Elbing.
Born Oct. 25, 1962, to Lester and Delila Wedel, he was a patient caregiver for his grandparents and a helper for his parents.
He was a member of Zion Mennonite Church, serving as worship leader and participating in Sunday School. As a young adult he worked on the Mennonite Central Committee Canner.
Survivors include his parents, Lester and Delila Wedel; brothers, Lynn and Lyle Wedel; and sister, Rachel Nicholson.
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