James H. Aschemeier

May 19, 1951-

Sept. 14, 2020

James H. Aschemeier, 69, of Napoleon, Ohio, formerly of Middletown, Indiana, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice.

He was born May 19, 1951, in Napoelon, Ohio, to the late Harold and Helen (Rohrs) Aschemeier. He was formerly married to Nancy (Slight) Homan, who survives.

Jim was a baptized and confirmed member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon Township. He worked for over 30 years as a truck driver. After retirement, he spent his free time collecting and repairing Gravely Lawn Tractors.

He is survived by daughters, Margo (John) Rice of Watertown, Wisconsin, and Miranda (Andy) Chamberlain of Napoleon; grandchildren, Cierra and Grant Rice and Mackenzie, Dylan, and Blake Chamberlain; and siblings, Linda (Dennis) Benien, Michael Aschemeier, Kenneth Aschemeier, Timothy (Brenda) Aschemeier and David Aschemeier.

He was also preceded in death by a sister-in-law, Sue Aschemeier.

A private service will be held with immediate family at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Napoleon, Ohio, or CHP Hospice and mailed to Rodenberger-Gray Funeral Home, 1010 Westmoreland Ave., Napoleon, Ohio 43545.

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