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James M. Mackert, Sr.

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“Dear Mackert Family, my deepest sympathy for the tragic loss of Jim. He was a remarkably kind man who always had a smile on his face and will be...Read More »
1 of 51 | Posted by: Rhonda Heugel Parker

“Jim and Family: You have Kay and my sincere condolences on the loss of your son. We will keep him and all of your family in our prayers. Kay and...Read More »
2 of 51 | Posted by: tom weiden

“My heart goes out to the entire family. Remember the good times and hold them close to your heart. He will never far away from your prayers and...Read More »
3 of 51 | Posted by: Debbie Valentine

“Lisa and Family~ Was so sorry to hear about the loss of your brother.May your memories bring you comfort in the days ahead. Our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
4 of 51 | Posted by: Marcy Martinez

“dear lisa and the mackert family i am very sorry for your loss jim was a good hearted man you are all in my thoughts ”
5 of 51 | Posted by: jim pintola

“Sincere condolences to Lisa and the entire Mackert family on the loss of Jim. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
6 of 51 | Posted by: Craig Goodman & Sons

“Lisa and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely Irene, Mike, Brandon, Tyler and Connor ”
7 of 51 | Posted by: Irene Rupert

“Lisa and the entire Mackert family, Our hearts break for you. May you find some comfort knowing you will remain in our hearts and prayers during...Read More »
8 of 51 | Posted by: Kathy Lowman

“April & Family, I am praying my hardest prayers for you all at this time. I will never forget how kind Jim was, his laugh and that smile of his. ...Read More »
9 of 51 | Posted by: Tammy Krupa Smith

“To Lisa and the rest of the Mackert family, you have our deepest sympathy. May God grant you peace, and comfort you in the days ahead. Deirdre & Ben...Read More »
10 of 51 | Posted by: Deirdre T. Haire

“we are saddened by the suddeness of life's interruption. Our heartfelt condolence to the whole family. We tried to visit but the visitation was...Read More »
11 of 51 | Posted by: Walter & Nell Leonard

“So sorry to hear of your loss. May God grant him eternal life. I will keep him and all of you in my prayers. Bill Mittendorf ”
12 of 51 | Posted by: bill mittendorf

“Mackert family.My thoughts and prayers go out to you. Jim was a great guy. He will be greatly missed. Sincerely Andy, Denise, Andrew, Brian Arnoczky ”
13 of 51 | Posted by: Denise Arnoczky

“To Lisa & family, I feel the impact of your loss and pray that the Almighty give you all the strength and comfort you need during this time. My...Read More »
14 of 51 | Posted by: Halley Michael Jacob

“To the Machert Family, Sorry to hear of your loss and our prayers are with you at this time. Ron and Kitty Drews ”
15 of 51 | Posted by: Ron & Kitty Drews

“This goes out to the whole Mackert family,Jim will be sadly missed by me and all his co-workers at U.S. Steel may god bless your family and may Jim...Read More »
16 of 51 | Posted by: Scott & Tammie Bungard

“My thoughts and prayers go to the Mackert family and friends. Jim was a really great guy, I really enjoyed working for him at DIY, and when he would...Read More »
17 of 51 | Posted by: Tim Carver

“Very sad to hear of your loss. Our sincere sympathy to the family. Our thoughts go out to you in this time of sorrow. ”
18 of 51 | Posted by: Dan & Sue Schartman & Family Peoria, Il

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family of Jimmy. I have known Jimmy since elementary school. Saw him a few years ago when I was subbing at...Read More »
19 of 51 | Posted by: Tammy (WIllis) Hetsler

“Dear Mackert Family, I worked with Jim at DIY. He always had a smile on his face, and that is how I will always remember him. He was a great person....Read More »
20 of 51 | Posted by: Louise Poole

“Our sympathies to the entire Mackert family,your in our prayers. Love Ric,Gail,Stefanie,Alysia and Amilya. ”
21 of 51 | Posted by: Ric & Gail Leos

“April, Rachel, Jimmy and family, Words cannot express how struck and saddened we were to hear of Jim's passing. Whenever we would see Jim he was...Read More »
22 of 51 | Posted by: Kelley Mariner

“Dear Mackert Family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time. Jim was a wonderful man and will be dearly missed. ...Read More »
23 of 51 | Posted by: The Koleski Family

“April, Jimmy, and Rachel, Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. The Buga's ”
24 of 51 | Posted by: Michelle Buga

“Dear Mackert Family, We send our deepest sympathy to you for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
25 of 51 | Posted by: The Cornish Family

“The Mackert family, our hearts and prayers are with you during this difficult time, love to you all, Wendell and Shirley Triplett ”
26 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Mackert Family, Jim will be missed,His smile would light up a room. We hope and pray the Lord will comfort you during your time of sorrow and...Read More »
27 of 51 | Posted by: Russ and Vicki Dakters

“I knew Jimmy through Darrin, and he was always around with a helping hand and a smile. He was a kind, caring, funny guy and the world is sadder...Read More »
28 of 51 | Posted by: Kim Cyran

“Lisa and family, I am so sorry to hear about Jim. Really can't believe it. My condolences to all of you during this time. God Bless You. Beth...Read More »
29 of 51 | Posted by: Beth Horseman Ladd

“My prayers go out to the family,Jim will surely be missed! He was a heck of a good person always happy and joking around. R.I.P. Jim Sincerely Bill...Read More »
30 of 51 | Posted by: Linda Lane

“Lisa, Our most heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most sorrowful time. We pray that God will embrace you all and...Read More »
31 of 51 | Posted by: Bryon & Patti Eccleston

“All of you will be in my prayers. Jim was a great manager at DIY and I always enjoyed working with him. God Bless ”
32 of 51 | Posted by: Jackie Stinnett

“April and family, Diane and I offer our deepest sympathy. Jim was a good friend and a good man. We will be unable to attend services as we are in...Read More »
33 of 51 | Posted by: Dave & Diane Plas

“Lisa and the Mackert family: my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. My entire family also sends their condolences. We are...Read More »
34 of 51 | Posted by: Kellie McGowan

“Mr.& Mrs.Mackert,brothers,sisters and Jims children, Our prayers are with you at this time of your loss.We worked with Jim at DIY and we will...Read More »
35 of 51 | Posted by: Ron & Robin Burns

“Heartfelt sympathy and prayers to the entire family. Dori (Bullins) Baki Family ”
36 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Lisa, you have my most heartfelt sympathy in the tragic loss of your brother. You and your family is and will be in our thoughts and prayers. One...Read More »
37 of 51 | Posted by: Debby Walasek

“We will miss Jimmy. He was always so upbeat and funny.I remember when he helped my nephew get a job at Drug Mart when he was managing there. May God...Read More »
38 of 51 | Posted by: Bonnie Ellis-Brown and Family

“To Lisa and the Mackert Family: My prayer for you all is that the Lord will grant you peace and comfort during this most difficult time. And in...Read More »
39 of 51 | Posted by: Tracy Lloyd

“Dear Lisa & family, Our loving thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. We hope that you find strength with your faith and the many fond...Read More »
40 of 51 | Posted by: Carm & Bernie

“Dear Lisa, My thoughts and condolences are with you on the loss of your brother. With love, Mike ”
41 of 51 | Posted by: Mike Kent

“My family sends the Mackert family its most sincere condolences. Cordially, Gigi Byam Novak ”
42 of 51 | Posted by: Bridget Byam Novak

“We were very saddened to hear of the sudden loss of Jim. Our deepest sympathies go out to April, Jimmy, Rachel and the entire Mackert family. ”
43 of 51 | Posted by: The Herrington Family

“April and Rachael, We have such fond memories of our softball season together. Really good times. We are very sorry for your loss and hope you find...Read More »
44 of 51 | Posted by: Shawn and Patty Donaghue

“Mr. and Mrs. Mackert and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. Sincerely,Steve & Julie Thompson Family ”
45 of 51 | Posted by: Steven & JulieThompson Family

“Dear April, jimmy, and rachel, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you in this time of sorrow. He will be greatly missed. Sincerely, Brian, Denise,...Read More »
46 of 51 | Posted by: denise corley

“Rachel and Family, We are very sorry to hear of this tragedy. We pray that you can find comfort and peace. God Bless you All. Sincerely, TJ Green &...Read More »
47 of 51 | Posted by: Green Family

“Jim will be missed by so many people. He was so proud of his family. God bless you all. May you find comfort in your family, friend and faith. ”
48 of 51 | Posted by: Susan Edwards

“April,Jimmy and Rachel we are so very sorry for your loss, Jim will be missed and our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time,...Read More »
49 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Mackert Family, My heartfelt sympathy to all of you at this sorrowful time. Remember the good times you all shared together. Sincerely, Dick ”
50 of 51 | Posted by: Dick Elsasser

“April you know we are only a phone call away if you need us for anything.Jim will be missed, but the good memories will always be there. We love you....Read More »
51 of 51 | Posted by: Aunt Marcia, Uncle Barry

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James M. Mackert Sr., age 46, of Elyria, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, February 13, 2011.
Born in Lakewood, he was a lifelong resident of Elyria.
James worked in maintenance for US Steel in Lorain.
He was a member of Shepherd of the Ridge Lutheran Church, North Ridgeville.
He was a Harley enthusiast and owned one himself. He also enjoyed watching his daughter play softball, weight lifting, working on cars, playing foosball and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years, April A. (nee Mancuso); son, Jimmy Jr., daughter, Rachel; parents, James and Lois (nee Lengyel) Mackert; brothers, Joseph, Tim and Steve; sisters, Lisa and Lora; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 PM at the David Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11 AM in the funeral home. Rev. Dale Critchley, pastor of Shepherd of the Ridge, will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Avon.

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