FAIRBORN — James T. "J.T." Morningstar, age 85, was born August 22, 1928 to Ray & Maureen Morningstar. He enjoyed flying and building R.C. airplanes, riding motorcycles and fishing at Indian Lake. He was a lifelong automobile dealer owning Sherwood Ford in St. Louis, MO and Morningstar Chrysler Plymouth Dodge in Fairborn. As a Navy Veteran, he was a member of AMVETS, the American Legion, the VFW & Elks. He was a 30-year Rotary Club Member, receiving the Paul Harris Fellowship Award. He is survived by four children: Jim (Debi) Morningstar, Jeff (Cathie) Morningstar, Joyce (Mark) Rhoades & Julie Hartley; 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and a sister, Jean Kerns. Visitation will be 4-7 pm Thursday, June 5, at MORRIS SONS FUNERAL HOME, 104 W. Main, Fairborn. Funeral will be 10 am Friday at the funeral home. Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lima. Condolences can be sent to www.morris-sons.com.