James F. Kelch 77 of Streetsboro died Tuesday, September 20, 2016.
He was born December 14, 1938 in Cleveland, Ohio to Wilbur and Zillah (Stein) Kelch. James was a US Army veteran, a member of the Streetsboro American Legion and Streetsboro VFW. He had worked as a piper cutter for Roth Steel Tube and as a phone refurbisher for Western Electric.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years Janet (Nelson), sons Christopher and Randolph Kelch and a brother Gary Kelch.
Memorial calling hours will be from 11 AM until time of memorial service at 1 PM on Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Streetsboro Church of Christ, 1386 Russell Drive, Streetsboro, OH with Minister Ralph Price officiating. Private burial will be held in Pleasant Ridge Church Cemetery in Graysville, Ohio at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home Streetsboro Chapel. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.
(Shorts-Spicer-Crislip 330-296-6858 RC 9-23-16)