James L. Hontas, Sr., 89, of Canton, Ohio, passed away on January 29, 2015, in Villa Hills, KY. James was born on March 18, 1925 in Canton, Ohio to the late Louis and Marina Hontas. He was a graduate of Ohio University in Athens, OH, a WWII Army veteran, and retired from the United States Postal Service. James was preceded in death in 2014 by his loving wife, Marjorie, parents, and one sister.
He is survived by sons Gary (Brenda) Rex of Bolivar and James L. (Judith) Hontas, Jr. of Villa Hills, KY; grandchildren Kiersten (Jon) Heckert and Lucas Hontas, and two great grandchildren.
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