James Dale 'Jimmy' Ploutz
James Dale "Jimmy" Ploutz, 57, Russell, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita.
He was born April 3, 1956, in Russell to Frank H. and Elizabeth J. (Windholz) Ploutz. He attended local schools in Russell.
He worked in the oil industry for Emphasis Oil Co. and Prater Oilfield Services. He was a U.S. Army National Guard veteran, serving for six years.
Survivors include a son, Cody Herbel, Russell; three brothers, Jack Ploutz, McCracken, Jeff Ploutz, Russell, and Justin Ploutz, Rozel; four sisters, Caroline Orcutt, Rama, Colo., Raileene Ramsey, Pam Ramsey and Valerie Ramsey, all of Russell; and three grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; private family burial will be later in the day.
Memorials are suggested to James Ploutz Memorial Fund in care of the mortuary.