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“So sad to hear of Jims passing. My last conversation with Jim was at a Anna High School football game. He sat with me the whole time and told me...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Wagner - Sidney, OH

“So sorry to hear of the passing of Jim. you have my deepest sympathy. also sorry I could not make it to the service. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Jerry Balling - Middletown, OH

“Jimmy you will be missed R.I.P. Love Randy and Wanda ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Randy & Wanda Hembree - Eaton, OH

“Sorry for your loss. Ron and Diana Hines ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Ronald Hines

“Jimmy will always remembered for his sweet spirit, the light in his eyes and his smile. He enjoyed singing in the choir this past year and it was...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Friends from Sidney Baptist church

“Jim worked for us in child care in the kitchen at the YMCA. He was a joy, the children loved him, parents loved him and fellow staff members loved...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Dennis Ruble - Sidney, OH

“I worked with Jim at the Ymca in Sidney for several years. He was such a sweetheart. Jim always did the very best he could do. So polite and mannerly...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: MaryLou Yinger - Sidney, OH

“I am sad to see you go and that I never had a chance to say goodbye but I hear you left this world peacefully with tired eyes. I will miss that huge...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Cristal Kremer - Beavercreek, OH

“I can still remember hearing your laugh and see your smile. This I will never forget. A kind, generous, and loving heart of a gentle man is now gone...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Scott Whipp - Waverly, OH

“I will miss you dearly. Love you always, Beth ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Beth Rindler - Troy, OH - niece


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James H. Smith age 62, a resident of Sidney, Ohio and formerly of Minster, OH died Tuesday January 15, 2013 at Kindred Hospital in Lima, OH. He was born December 18, 1950 in Dayton, OH to Adolph and Loraine (Balling) Smith. He was preceeded in death by his father and his mother survives and lives in Tipp City, OH. Also surviving are siblings Patricia and William Whipp of Tipp City; LeRoy and Connie Smith of Laura, OH; Diana and Bert Sherman of Urbana, OH and Mike and Roxann Smith of New Bremen, OH. James was amember of St. Augustine Church Minster and had been employed at Hoying and Westerheide Hardware Minster, Shelby County WMCA and S & H Products, Sidney. A Mass of Chrisitian Burial will be held at 3:00 PM Friday January 18, 2013 at St. Augustine Church, Rev. Rick Nieberding Presider. Burial will follow at St. Augustine Cemetery. Friends may call from 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM Friday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in Minster. Memorials may be made to Shelby Hills Sidney. Condolence may be left at hogenkampfh.com.