James L. Troxel, 59, Brazil, formerly of Marshall, Ill., died Friday at his residence following a lengthy illness.
He was employed at AET Films in Terre Haute for the past six years and had previously been employed at Commercial Solvents in Terre Haute for 34 years.
Born Sept. 28, 1947, in Terre Haute, he was the son of LeRoy and Ella Marie Spencer Troxel.
Survivors include his mother Ella Marie Spencer Troxel, Casey, Ill., father LeRoy Troxel, Paris, Ill.; sister Susan Banning and husband Paul, Evansville; brother David Curtis Troxel and wife Pamela, Paris, Ill.; nephews Kevin Banning and wife Jennifer, Newburgh, Kent Banning and wife Kelly, Newburgh, and David A. Troxel, Terre Haute; nieces Amy Sabens and husband Greg, Indianapolis, Jill Riley and husband Chris, Mooresville, and Kayren Kissinger and husband Alan, LeJuene, N.C.; two great-nieces and one great-nephews.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was a graduate of Marshall High School.
Services will take place at 1 p.m. CST Wednesday at Pearce Funeral Home, 314 S. 6th St., Marshall, Ill. Burial will be in the Marshall Cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by V.F.W. Post No. 5975 and Clark County Post No. 90 of the American Legion.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.
For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation with envelopes available at the funeral home.