TROY - James H. Zielinski, 65, of Troy, Ohio, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at his residence.
He was born June 22, 1947, in Chicago, Ill., to the late Henry L. and Janice (Storey) Zielinski.
He married Anita J. (Moody) Zielinski in August 1967; and she survives.
He also is survived by his daughter, Dawn Marie Blumm of Perrysburg, Ohio; son and daughter-in-law, Douglas James and Angie Zielinski of Pleasant Hill, Ohio; one sister, Paula Stevens of Batesville, Ind.; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Michael Zielinski of Cincinnati, Ohio, Frank and Tress Zielinski of Batesville, Ind., and Mark and Mindy Zielinski of Indianapolis, Ind.; and five grandchildren, Megan Zielinski, Jacob Hartong, Ethan Chesney, Nathan Zielinski and Chloe Blumm.
James received his associate's degree from Xavier College.
He enjoyed fishing and trap shooting, and was a member of the Troy Fish & Game Club.
James had been a hearing aide distributor with Advanced Hearing for 10 years.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Baird Funeral Home, Troy, with the Rev. Fr. James Duell officiating. Friends may call from 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373.
Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com