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'Together Again'Jack "Bud" Climes Jr.
87, passed away on Jan. 25, 2014. Born in Greensburg, Ohio on Feb. 26, 1926, he was the youngest of 13 children born to James Jackson and Jeanetta Werstler Climes. He was an area resident all of his life, graduating from Greensburg H.S. in 1944. Jack, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp., was a farmer and gardener all of his life. He worked for Mohler Lumber for many years before retiring from Bolin Oil. Even after retirement Jack had to stay busy so he began working for Hoffman Landscaping along with installing and repairing furnaces for his friends and neighbors.
Preceded in death by his parents; wife of 63 years, Shirley June; brothers, Arno, Ralph, Donald, Robert, and Paul; sisters, Dorothy Robertson, Marion Climes, Maxie Hardesty, Carrie Chronister, Lillian Humphreys, Katie and Margaret Helen Climes; nephew Harold Climes and niece Delores Conley. He is survived by his loving family; children and their spouses, Denny and Loretta, Gary and Terri, Sherry Zimmerman and Karin Mouser; six grandchildren, Michael Henson, Rachel Zimmerman and fiance Stephan Anderson, Alison and Caitlin Climes, Tyler Zimmerman and Michael Mouser; 23 nieces and nephews; close friends, Sam Buzek and Zoran Milosevic; and many other dear relatives and friends.
Our family would like to extend a special Thank You to all of Comfort Keepers for their loving care and kindness.
Visitation Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Hecker Funeral Home in Uniontown, where funeral services will immediately follow at 11 a.m. with Rev. Gary Smith officiating. Burial at East Liberty Cemetery. For those wishing, memorials may be made in his name to Mercy Hospice, 7568 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720 or Uniontown Paramedics, P.O. Box 187, Uniontown, OH 44685
Hecker 330 699-2600
Hecker Funeral Home
13151 Cleveland Ave NW Uniontown, OH 44685
Published in The Repository from Jan. 29 to Jan. 31, 2014