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James L. Badertscher

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“Dear Rae, Lynn and Leslie,So sorry for your loss. Jim was a wonderful, talented and gifted man who impacted the lives of many. May God's peace and...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Steve Badertscher - Marion, OH

“Rae,My sympathy in your loss. Both you and Jim have been an amazing inspiration to me. I will keep special the many memories of you both.Love,Gary...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Rae,You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. We were going thru Mom's Christmas decorations and found some of the beautiful things that...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Flach - Hamilton, OH

“Rae, I am saddened to read of Jim's passing. You weresuch a wonderful couple. My prayers are withyou and your children. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Steve Stuart - Ashland, OH

“I was saddened to hear this news and my prayers are with you in this time. I will never forget the elaborate, amazing toothpick structures that he...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Kim Keyes - Cary, NC

“Heartfelt condolences to the Wife, Children and Family of James...I'm so very sorry to read about his passing.... ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Someone who cares

“Rae, I am so sorry for your loss of Jim. I had missed seeing you lately. Take care and many hugs to you and the family. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dianna Collins - Cardington, OH

“My thoughts are with your family during this time of loss. I always enjoyed seeing Jim at First Presbyterian. Such a beautiful obituary. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Stephanie (Weiser) Henkle - OH

“I am so sorry for your loss. This is such a loving and beautiful obituary for what reads to be just a wonderful individual. Blessings ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: m. brown - delaware, OH

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James was born on May 19, 1935 and passed away in September 2017.

James was a resident of Marion, Ohio at the time of passing.

He attended Jeromesville High School and received his B.A. degree from Kent State University where he met his wife, Doris Rae Shanaberger.

Visitation will be Monday, September 18, 2017 at Snyder Funeral Homes, DENZER Chapel, 360 East Center St., Marion from 4PM to 7PM; Funeral service will be Tuesday at the funeral home at 10:30AM; Burial will be in Marion Cemetery.

If so desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.