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Painesville Location

1000 Mentor Avenue Painesville, Ohio 44077

Willoughby Location

38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, Ohio 44094

Mentor Location

6330 Center Street Mentor, Ohio 44060

James W. Piper

11/16/1937 - 8/01/2023

James W. Piper, age 85 of Euclid, passed away August 1st, 2023 surrounded by his family at Hospice of the Western Reserve in Cleveland. He was born November 16th, 1937 in Blairsville, PA to the late Charles and Gladys Piper.

Jim was a U.S. Army Veteran, 82nd Airborne Division. He was a machinist for over 30 years before retiring from Curtis Industries.

Jim was a longtime area baseball coach. He loved spending time with his family, especially his granddaughter.

Jim is the loving husband of 61 years to Anna Marie Piper (nee Bako); dearest father of Jim M. Piper and Mike W. (Robin) Piper; cherished grandfather of Olivia “Olive” Ann Piper; brother of the late Linda Piper; brother-in-law of Donna (Dennis) Botteicher and the late Barbara (Harold) Waters; uncle to many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM – 12 Noon Monday, August 7th, 2023 at Jeff Monreal Funeral Home, 1000 Mentor Ave., Painesville. A Funeral Service will be held at 12 Noon Monday at the funeral home. Burial at Willoughby Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

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  1. Kristine zeleznik August 3, 2023 at 2:48 am

    Mike, sending my deepest sympathy and love. May all the good memories bring peace to your heart during this difficult time. Sympathy to your mom and brother. Reading the 82nd Airborne Division, I always remember our dad’s were in the same division. Love Kristine and Evan


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