Glaser, James Joseph
Jul. 28, 1925 - Jun. 12, 2013
James Joseph Glaser, 87, Venice, formerly of Toledo, Ohio, died June 12, 2013. He was the eldest of six siblings, and was preceded in death by his brother Gerald and his wife Johanne Glaser nee Callihan. Survivors include brother Lawrence, sisters Mary, Lois and Carol, and sister-in-law Charlotte, as well as his five children: Linda Bueno (Alex) of Alexandria, VA, Pamela Linker (David) of Whitehouse, OH, Maryann Terry (Charles) of Venice, FL, and Michael and Robert Glaser (Esther), both of Toledo, OH. Survivors also include grandchildren Steven Jeska (Yachiyo), Jennifer Adamson (Christopher Lineback), Brittany Glaser, and one great grandson, Saii James Jeska.
James married Johanne in July of 1951. They resided in Cincinnati, OH until moving to Toledo, OH. He was a Navy Pilot in World War II and was discharged in 1949. He received a BS in Mathematics from Xavier University. James taught high school Mathematics, in addition to being a Journeyman pattern maker, before moving to Venice twenty-three years ago. In retirement he actively participated and volunteered at the Venice Little Theater as well as with TideWell Hospice. He enjoyed playing golf, bowling, and walking on the beach with his wife. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Habitat for Humanity.