SMITH, James R.

SMITH, James R., 73 of Adena, died Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

He was born June 28, 1940 in Adena, a son of the late Steve Sr. and Anna (Rapavi) Smith.

He was co-owner of Smith Construction, a member of Pine Valley Sportsman Club, the Fairpoint Polish Club, and the PNA Lodge in Maynard.

Jim is survived by his life partner, Myra Jo Ronevich, a son, James Smith Jr. and his friend, Denise Danehart of Brilliant, a daughter, Jamie Vinci and her friend, Dave Householder of Yorkville, brothers, Bernie (Pauline) Smith of Harrisville, Ed Smith and his fiance’ Brenda Novak of Adena, a sister, Cecelia (Carl) Kutay of McMurray Pa., three grand children.

Friends are invited to a visitation at Wilson Funeral Home 920 National Road, Brookside on Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 10 until time of memorial service at 11 a.m. with Msgr. John Kolesar officiating, interment at the convenience of the family.

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