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We are shocked and saddened to read of Jim's death. Our deepest sympathies to all his family members.
Our son attended high school with Jim.

Posted by: Beeler/Faris Family - Olmsted Falls, OH   May 22, 2015

Jim is a bright light in the universe that will never die! It is still burning bright as ever in heaven.

Death is nothing at all. He has only slipped away into the next room. Everything remains exactly as it was. He is he, and you are you, and the old life that you lived so fondly is untouched and unchanged. Whatever you were to so many, you still are. Call him by his old familiar name. Speak of him in

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Posted by: Rose Volpe - Middleburg Heights, OH - nephew   May 18, 2015

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by: - OH   May 18, 2015

~ It's not length of life, but depth of life.~
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am truly sorry for your loss. Jim will not be forgotten. May you find comfort in memories and strength in each other's love throughout this difficult time.

Posted by: Cyra - Germany   May 17, 2015

We will never be the same as we were before this loss, but are EVER so much better for having had something so great to lose.

Posted by: Chris Frantz - Strongsville   May 15, 2015

Paul, Lisa, and Julia,

My family and I are deeply saddened by your loss of
Jim, so young, so talented.
Our prayers are with you all.

Posted by: Deirdre Kloth - parma, OH   May 15, 2015

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Posted by: michael OReilly - OH   May 15, 2015

A very bright light has been dimmed with Jim's passing. I always enjoyed Jim's visits to our house when Chas, Jim and friends were embarking on their weekend nightly adventures in high school (not all of which I know about but will relish hearing in the coming days!). He occasionally visited me on breaks during and after Harvard. Jim was a remarkable young man with a tremendous enthusiasm for life and being of service to others. His intelligence, wit and

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Posted by: Marci Lowe    May 15, 2015

Our deepest sympathies to you. What a loss of a great kid to a fabulous family. All our love and prayers. Tim and Dawn Pope

Posted by: A friend   May 15, 2015

My sincere condolences for family and friends during this difficult time. Jim was like a brother to many and offered a heartfelt welcome to those that happened to journey down his path. I am greatly honored to have been apart of his life in the short time that I knew him. He is, and forever will be, cherished and remembered.

Posted by: Ryan Cole - Overland Park, KS - High School Friend   May 15, 2015