PLYMOUTH – James E. Mikalas, 91, passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2023 at Miller’s Senior Living Community in Plymouth. A lifetime resident of Plymouth, Jim was born to Michael and Edith (Cunningham) Mikalas on November 24, 1932.

Jim proudly served his country in the US Army and was honorably discharged on March 11, 1955. He would go on to have a successful 53 year career with 3M in their optical department. Jim was a member of the 1st United Church of Christ in Plymouth. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge.

Jim is preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Edith; and brother, George Mikalas.

A committal service will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2024 at 1pm at the Oak Hill Cemetery Chapel, 1300 Chester Street, Plymouth, IN 46563 with Pastor Chuck Krieg officiating.