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James Leroy "JR" Risner

November 26, 1953 April 5, 2018
James Leroy "JR" Risner
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Obituary for James Leroy "JR" Risner

James Leroy “JR” Risner, 64, of Arcadia, passed away Thursday April 5, 2018 at his home.

He was born November 26, 1953 in Fostoria to the late Andrew Jackson and Margaret Olive (Chalfin) Risner. He married Debra A. Margraf September 17, 1977 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church and she survives in Arcadia.

Also surviving are three children, James Matthew (Emily) Risner, Arcadia, Kelly Robyn Risner, Arcadia and Katie Marie (Tim Tea) Risner, Grove City; four grandchildren, Jackson and Nolan Risner and Alexander and Adleigh Tea; brothers, John (Gail) Heinsman, Georgia, Bill (Linda) Heinsman, Georgia, Carl (Carla) Heinsman, Georgia, Jack (Sondra) Risner, Findlay and Jerry (Millie) Risner, Fostoria; sister, Sue (Bruce) Myers, Arcadia; and sister-in-law, Annette Risner, Fostoria. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Ed Risner.

JR was currently a Member of Council for the Village of Arcadia. He was a 1972 graduate of Arcadia High School and member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church. He was the former owner of JR Hollywoods, Fostoria and retired from the former Autolite/Honeywell, Fostoria after 37 years of service. He will be remembered as a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.

Visitation is Sunday April 8, 2018 from 2-6 pm at HOENING & SON FUNERAL HOME 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria.

Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am Monday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church with Rev. Todd Dominique presiding. Burial will follow in St. Wendelin Cemetery with a funeral luncheon then in the parish hall.

Memorials are suggested to Washington Township Fire Department and St. Wendelin Church.


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Visitation

Sunday

8

Apr

2:00 PM 4/8/2018 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 4/8/2018 6:00:00 PM
Hoening & Son Funeral Home - Fostoria

133 W. Tiffin Street
Fostoria, OH 44830

Hoening & Son Funeral Home - Fostoria
133 W. Tiffin Street Fostoria 44830 OH
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday

9

Apr

10:30 AM 4/9/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. Wendelin Catholic Church

323 N. Wood Street
Fostoria, Ohio 44830

St. Wendelin Catholic Church
323 N. Wood Street Fostoria 44830 Ohio
United States

Burial

Monday

9

Apr

11:30 AM 4/9/2018 11:30:00 AM
St. Wendelin Catholic Cemetery

765 Van Buren Street
Fostoria, Ohio 44830

St. Wendelin Catholic Cemetery
765 Van Buren Street Fostoria 44830 Ohio
United States

Funeral Lunch & Gathering

Monday

9

Apr

12:00 PM 4/9/2018 12:00:00 PM
St. Wendelin Catholic Church

323 N. Wood Street
Fostoria, Ohio 44830

St. Wendelin Catholic Church
323 N. Wood Street Fostoria 44830 Ohio
United States
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