JOHN PAUL MODESITT of New Braunfels, Texas, 73, a retired Elder, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. A time of fellowship and sharing will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 6 at Sheridan United Methodist Church, 207 E. Second Street in Sheridan, Ind. A private internment ceremony will be held Dec. 6. A second time of fellowship and sharing will be held at 4 p.m. Dec. 6 at Calvary United Methodist Church, 801 S. Huntington Street in Syracuse, Ind. Survivors include wife, Jane Winter Modesit; children, Elizabeth (Kevin) Modesitt Handrick, Michael John (Melissa) Modesitt and Matthew John (Kristy) Modesitt; and seven grandchildren. Modesitt served Indiana churches at: Portland, Plainville, Crawfordsville Mt. Zion, Avon, Corydon, New Castle Trinity and Sheridan. Memorial contributions in John’s name may be made to your local church. Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Jane Modesitt, 210 Westin Hills, New Braunfels, TX. 48132.