James E. "Jim" Sinor, Jr., 63, of Akron, passed away on April 26, 2013 at Hospice Care Center. He was born on June 29, 1949 to the late James "Moon" and Geneva (Parsons) Sinor in Akron, Ohio. Jim graduated from East High School where he played football and served in the U.S. Marine Corps
during Vietnam and later served in the U.S. Navy
. He enjoyed his involvement with various veterans' groups, shooting, gardening and playing with his grandson.
He is survived by son, Cory M. (Cherelle Blanton) Sinor of Akron, Ohio; grandson, Jeremiah T. Sinor, grandson-on-the-way, James E. Sinor; and brothers, Michael and Thomas Sinor.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 5 to 8 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 131 N. Canton Rd., Akron, OH 44305. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery following the funeral service.
Memorials are suggested to the Wounded Warrior Project through their website www.woundedwarriorproject.org
. To leave a special message for the family online, please visit www.NewcomerAkron.com
. (NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, 330-784-3334)