News Death Notice

STRATENBERGER, Sr., James Richard age 61 of Xenia passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at home with his family at his side. He was preceded in death by his father James R. and survived by his mother Ida Mildred. Survivors also include his loving wife of 24 years Wilma; children and step children: Jim Stratenberger, Jr.(Terri), Greg Cross (Dianne), Veronica Adkins (Cecile), and Todd Cross (Jonette); sisters Karen Burden (Steve) and Millie Webb (Don); brother John Stratenberger; 9 grandchildren: Cody, Brandon, Curtis, Sarah, Austin, Alexis Sydney, Ridge, and Gabriel and 5 great-grandchildren. Jim and Wilma lived in Michigan for 19 years where he worked as Vice President of Golden Valley Dairy and volunteered at St. Vincent de Paul. He and Wilma loved to travel all over the US and James was an avid sports fan who enjoyed bowling, horse racing, and baseball. A funeral service will be held at 11:30AM on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Tobias Funeral Home, Belmont Chapel with the burial in Valley View Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 10AM until the time of service Saturday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heartland Hospice, c/o Manor Care Foundation, 333 N. Summit St., P.O. ox 10086, Toledo, OH 43699. Online condolences may be sent to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Tobias Funeral Home - Belmont Chapel
648 Watervliet Ave Dayton, OH 45420
(937) 252-3122

Published in Dayton Daily News on July 25, 2014