Jack Brincefield, 73

Jack Brincefield, 73, of Van Wert, passed away at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center at 1:45 a.m. on Jan. 14, 2014. Jack was born on Sept. 30, 1940, in Auglaize County, to the late Theodore A. and Leota E. (Keiber) Brincefield. He had been previously married to Sue Mohr and Jane Huston, who both survive.

He is also survived by daughter, Tarri Lewis, and son, Thomas Brincefield, both of Van Wert; stepchildren, Kim (Rick) Burnett of Middle Point, Brian (Tammy) Evans of Rockford and Janet (Jeff) Dailey of New Haven, Ind.; two brothers, Theodore (Patti) Brincefield of Lake Havasu City, Ariz., and Neal (Connie) Brincefield of Wapakoneta; two sisters, Nancy (Melvin) Hight of San Antonio, Texas, and Barbara (Paul) Jacobs of Arizona; 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his stepson, Steve Evans, along with five brothers and four sisters.

Jack served in the National Guard. He was a tool and die man, but his first love was truck driving. He also loved fishing and his country music. In 1976, he recorded two songs in Nashville on the Safari Record Label. He loved his family and his whole family loved and will miss him. He was loved by all.

Per his wishes, he will be cremated and there will be no visitation or service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center and Visiting Nurses.

Condolences may be expressed at alspachgearhart.com.